BMS girls wrestling place 4th at Jr. Warehouse Tire Final Finale


The Bellefontaine Middle School girls’ wrestling team made the long trip to the Junior Warehouse Tire Final Finale Sunday at Alexander High School.

The Lady Chiefs scored 103 points to finish in 4th place out of 18 schools.

Karsyn Newkirk (116) placed 1st, going 5-0 on the day with 2 pins. Newkirk pulled out a tough 6-5 win in the finals.

Finishing in 3rd for Bellefontaine was Rylee Yelton (122) going 2-2 and Carlee Compton (128).

Kayla Geboy (110) placed 4th with a 2-3 record.

Kaycie Wilson (110) finished in 5th with a 1-4 record. She ended her day with a nailbiter 6-5 W.

Alivia May (142) also battled tough Sunday and we see improvement in each tournament.

The Lady Chieftain Middle School team returns to action on Saturday, February 18 at the Fredericktown MS Invitational.