Firebirds News · Free State Wrestling Qualifies 6 for State; Finishes 3rd at West Sub-State


The Firebird wrestlers again made their mark on Saturday.  This time, at Sub-State in Wichita.

The west Sub-State hosted 8 of the top 10 ranked teams in 6A on Saturday at Wichita Heights High School.  The #4 ranked Firebirds were only out scored by #2 Dodge City and #1 Washburn Rural.

Saturday’s results set up the Final 8 (State) tournament on 2/27 at Hartman Arena, where the top 4 in the East will wrestle the top 4 in the West.  Free State will send 6 of their wrestlers to compete.

2021 West Sub State Results

106: Nolan Bradley 3rd
113: Eric Streeter 2nd
120: Darius Shields 2nd
126: Ezra Birdashaw DNP
132: D’onte Goodman DNP
138: Caleb Streeter 3rd
160: Laython Biddle 5th
170: Matthew Marcum 4th
182: Austin Burenheide 5th
195: Alex Allison 3rd
220: Cole Rorick DNP
285: Tai Newhouse 5th

Top 10 Team Finishes
1. Washburn Rural
2. Dodge City
3. Free State
4. Junction City
5. Derby
6. Campus
7. Manhattan
8. Garden City
9. Wichita NW
10. Liberal

Nolan Bradley, Eric Streeter, Darius Shields, Caleb Streeter, Matthew Marcum, and Alex Allison will all travel to Hartman Arena next Saturday 2/27 for State.