WICHITA — Winfield High School senior Steele Morin took home second place at 170 pounds Saturday at the Bishop Carroll Invitational.
The Class 4A No. 6-ranked Vikings finished 11th in the 15-team tourney, made up primarily of 6A and 5A teams.
Morin, ranked No. 6 in 4A at 182, advanced to the title match at 170, where he dropped a 9-1 major decision to Malachi Karibo of Wichita South, the No. 1-ranked grappler in 6A at 160 pounds.
Morin advanced to the title match with a 7-3 semifinal victory against 6A No. 3-ranked Samuel Rushin of Wichita West.
Winfield senior Chance Price and junior Braden Ledford both placed third.
Price, ranked No. 3 in 4A at 152, went 2-0 in pool play, but dropped a 12-6 semifinal decision to 4A No. 2-ranked Dawson Chavez of Andale, but bounced back with a 9-3 victory against Caleb Copeland of Salina South in the third-place match.
Ledford, ranked No. 2 in 4A at 126, won his only pool-play match, but was stunned in a 3-1 loss to unranked Carson Ochoa of Salina South in the semifinals. Ledford came back with a gritty 2-0 sudden victory against 5A No. 6-ranked Alyeus Craig of Valley Center.
Seniors Cole Finney (182) and Zach Phillips (220) both went 2-2 on the day and placed sixth. Sophomore Gunther Flower (113) went 2-3 and finished seventh.
Bishop Carroll Invitational
Saturday at Wichita
Team Scores — 1. Washburn Rural 161.5; 2. Andale 149.5; 3. Dodge City 149; 4. Bishop Carroll 107; 5. Wichita West 81; 6. Valley Center 78; 7. Haysville-Campus 76; 8. Wichita Northwest 74; 9t. Maize South 72; 9t. Wichita South 72; 11. Winfield 65; 12. Salina South 58; 13. Mulvane 56; 14. Wichita Heights 37; 15. Wichita North 0.
113 — Gunther Flower, seventh place (2-3): lost by pin Bishop Murray (WR), 1:29; lost by pin Dylan Sheler (HC), 0:37; lost by pin Luke Rider (WH), 5:07; won by pin Louie Amador (WS), 3:02; won by pin Noah Ronquillo (WNW), 4:58.
120 — Monte James, DNP (1-2): lost by dec. Henri McGivern (WR), 3-0; won by pin Derek Breese (BC), 3:54; lost by pin AJ Furnish (And), 1:01.
126 — Braden Ledford, third place (2-1): bye; bye; won by pin Christia Strella (WNW), 1:14; lost by dec. Carson Ochoa (SS), 3-1; won by dec. Alyeus Craig (VC), 2-0 (SV1).
132 — Andrew Konrade, DNP (1-2): lost by major dec. Jonah Meyer (And), 9-0; won by dec. Theodore Sponsel (BC), 6-4; lost by pin Dominic Serna (WW), 0:38.
152 — Chance Price, third place (3-1): bye; won by tech. fall Easton Boone (VC), 19-4; won by tech. fall Dalton Harris (WS), 19-4; lost by dec. Dawson Chavez (And), 12-6; won by dec. Caleb Copeland (SS), 9-3.
160 — Parker Manning, DNP (0-2): lost by dec. Jamar Martin (WNW), 9-3; bye; lost by pin Eli Aouad (And), 1:29.
170 — Steele Morin, second place (2-1): bye; won by pin Saul Walgren (HC), 0:53; won by dec. Samuel Rushin (WW), 7-3; lost by major dec. Malachi Karibo (WS), 9-1.
182 — Cole Finney, sixth place (2-2): lost by pin Quentin Saunders (WW), 1:16; bye; won by pin Brayden Weber (BC), 3:24; won by pin Aidan Williams (HC), 0:51; lost by dec. Jon Meek (Mul), 5-1.
195 — Eli Lynch, DNP (1-2): lost by pin Logan Tajchman (BC), 2:46; won by pin Bishop Britt (WN), 4:43; lost by pin Jerome Ragin (WW), 2:16.
220 — Zach Phillips, sixth place (2-2): lost by pin Mason Ross (WNW), 5:59; won by pin Ethan McElravy (Mul), 3:14; bye; won by pin Christa Oldnettle (WS), 2:20; lost by pin Mario Perez (WW), 3:00.
285 — Jackson Angle, DNP (0-2): lost by pin Ben Purvis (BC), 3:06; lost by pin Tony Caldwell (VC), 1:23.
285 — Keneson Vaughn (unattached), DNP (0-1): bye; lost by pin Caylen Lowery (WH), 0:31.