Local wrestling results

Seneca High School wrestlers earned seven medals to secure third place at the Branson Invitational on Saturday, Jan. 13. Seneca accumulated 242.5 points behind second place Bentonville with 250.5 points and first place Neosho with 319 points. Seneca wrestling results: Levi Connelly (106), second; Cole Whitehead (113), 10th; Grant Smith (120), 14th; Dalton Hembree (138), third; Zane Cotten (145),…

Neosho High School Dance team finds success at State Championship Tournament

The Neosho High School SHO_Time Dance team recently competed at the Missouri Dance Team Association’s state championship tournament. They placed second in the Class 4 Prop Division and third in the Class 4 Hip Hop Division. They had five young ladies in 10-12th grade (freshmen cannot qualify) that qualified for Academic All-State: Jada Twitchell, Taylor…

NCAA National Wrestling Champion meets Neosho wrestlers

Neosho High School Head Wrestling Coach Jeremy Phillips and several of his wrestlers took advantage of the opportunity to listen to NCAA National Wrestling Champion Anthony Robles from Arizona State University speak recently. (Back row, l-r) Jeremy Phillips, Anthony Robles, and Trevor Box. (Front row, l-r) Cayden Auch, Braxton Barnes, Joey Williams, and Kyler Rea.