|Wrestlers Finish Seventh At Shawnee|
Led by a championship from Jonathan Fuller, the Ada High wrestling team finished seventh at the Midwestern Conference Tournament in Shawnee last weekend.|
Fuller won the title at 132 pounds.
Carter Patterson finished second at 113 pounds for Ada, while Dylan Fisher (at 120 pounds) and Gavin Owens (at 138 pounds) were fourth. Brooks Davis was fifth for the locals at 195 pounds.
Plainview won the conference championship with 202 points, while Blanchard was second at 175.5. Newcastle was a close third at 174.5, followed by Harrah (158.5), Madill (109), Sulphur (104) and Ada (102).
A total of 19 schools were represented at the tournament.
|Ada Grapplers Fourth At Blanchard|
BLANCHARD – The Ada High School wrestling team, behind a championship from Dylan Fisher at 120 pounds and a runner-up finish by Jonathan Fuller at 132, claimed fourth place out of 14 teams in the Blanchard Tournament on Saturday.
Ada also had one third, two fourths, two fifths and one sixth in the two-day tournament.
Gavin Owens finished third at 138 pounds. Carter Patterson (113 pounds) and Walt Labove (170) each placed fourth, while Hunter Specht (160) and Teondre Harrison (170) were each fifth and Sungie Buck (138) claimed sixth.
The Ada wrestlers return to action tonight with a dual at Tecumseh.
The Cougars will then head to Coppell, Texas, for tournament action Friday and Saturday to finish up their pre-Christmas schedule.
|Pin Leads Ada Past Ardmore|
ARDMORE – The Ada Cougars, behind seven falls, evened their dual record to 1-1 on the season Thursday night with a 45-27 victory over the Ardmore Tigers Thursday night.
Carter Patterson (113 pounds), Dylan Fisher (120), Jon Fuller (132), Gavin Owens (138), Teondre Harrison (170), Trel Moore (182) and Brooks Davis (195) each recorded pins to register 42 of Ada’s 45 points. The other three points came off a decision by Blake Pettigrew at heavyweight.
The first 11 matches of the night were decided by pinfall.
After Owens won his match, Ada had built a 24-6 lead. The Tigers eventually tied the score at 24-all before three straight Cougar pins put the match away.
Ada then wrestles in a dual at Tecumseh Tuesday.
|02/23/16 - |
BRIAN JOHNSON For The Ada News
– Ada High School’s wrestling team crowned one champion, one runner-up and a
third place Saturday in the Class 4A Regional Tournament Saturday at Tuttle
Cougars’ Levi Grimes claimed the 4A regional title at 182 pounds after earning
a 2-1 decision over Harrah’s Ryan Stone in the championship match. The win
vaulted Grimes to a 13-3 record after he missed a large chunk of the season
with an injury.
|02/18/16 - |
BRIAN JOHNSON For The Ada News
two returning state qualifiers, the Ada High School wrestling team seeks to
have more in 2016 as they compete in the Class 4A West Regional Tournament
Friday and Saturday at Tuttle High School. Senior Levi Grimes and
sophomore Carter Patterson are aiming for repeat trips to state, while several
other Cougars hope that impressive individual efforts throughout the 2015-16
season are enough to springboard them to berths at state.
|Ada Cougar Wrestling|