Varsity Wrestling · Wrestling Places Four in Top-10 at JOCO Classic


The De Soto high school varsity wrestling team competed against 20 area schools Friday and Saturday in the Johnson County Classic Wresting Tournament at Blue Valley high school. Four Wildcats placed in the top-10 of their individual weight class.

106 – Nick Nguyen 6th

113 – Zak Kalafut 7th

126 – Lane Warner 4th

182 – Luke Barger 6th

Evan Vilchis (120), Luke VanBooven (132), Alex Macedo (138), Dylan Dossett (145), Jackson Mocca (152), Cooper Pflaum (195), and Jacob Gooden (285) rounded out the varsity line up at The Classic, and helped the team finish 14th with 185.5 points.

The wrestling team competes again in January when they travel to Wichita for the Derby High School Wrestling Invitational.