Because the Mexico varsity wrestling team doesn't compete again in 2017, it was looking to go all out at the Harrisonville Holiday Tournament Dec. 15-16.

What followed for the Bulldoghs was a whirlwinds of victories by fall for the Bulldogs highlighted by Kellen Ekern at 170 being selected ast the Most Outstanding Wrestler of the event for slotting the most pins, six, in the least amount of time, 5:30. Also placing first for the team included Dylan Patton at 132, Wyatt Turner at 220 and Terrese Aaron at 285.

 

INDIVIDUAL RESULTS:

106: Carter Maxwell (Mexico) - 16th
Varsity - Cons. Quarters - Ethan Moses (Van Horn (Independence)) over Carter Maxwell (Mexico) (Fall 0:21)
Varsity - Cons. Semis - Coleman Oxford (Cameron) over Carter Maxwell (Mexico) (Fall 1:46)
Varsity - Round 1 - Carter Maxwell (Mexico) received a bye
Varsity - Round 2 - Grant Garrett (Camdenton) over Carter Maxwell (Mexico) (Fall 1:15)
Varsity - Round 3 - Levi Connelly (Seneca) over Carter Maxwell (Mexico) (Fall 0:29)
Varsity - Round 4 - Dagan Sappington (Carthage) over Carter Maxwell (Mexico) (Fall 0:15)
Varsity - Round 5 - Carter Maxwell (Mexico) over Gavin  Mills (Marshall) (Dec 8-7)
Varsity - 15th Place Match - Bryce Edison (Warrenton) over Carter Maxwell (Mexico) (Fall 2:04)

113: Brayan Juarez (Mexico) - 8th
Varsity - Quarterfinals - Matthew Bahl (Monett) over Brayan Juarez (Mexico) (Fall 2:59)
Varsity - Cons. Semis - Timothy Stevens (Willard) over Brayan Juarez (Mexico) (MD 9-1)
Varsity - Round 1 - Brayan Juarez (Mexico) received a bye
Varsity - Round 2 - Brayan Juarez (Mexico) over Mason Gaddie (Harrisonville) (Fall 5:52)
Varsity - Round 3 - Brayan Juarez (Mexico) over Connor Timmons (Benton) (MD 13-3)
Varsity - Round 4 - Tanner Russow (Carthage) over Brayan Juarez (Mexico) (Dec 9-4)
Varsity - Round 5 - Brayan Juarez (Mexico) over Julian Parras (Raymore-Peculiar) (Fall 3:12)
Varsity - 7th Place Match - Kash Ocobock (William Chrisman) over Brayan Juarez (Mexico) (Fall 4:48)

126: Trent McPherson (Mexico) - 15th
Varsity - Cons. Quarters - David McNeal (Ste. Genevieve) over Trent McPherson (Mexico) (Fall 3:20)
Varsity - Cons. Semis - Jaden Thompson (Cameron) over Trent McPherson (Mexico) (Fall 4:28)
Varsity - Round 1 - David McNeal (Ste. Genevieve) over Trent McPherson (Mexico) (Dec 7-0)
Varsity - Round 2 - Jose Muravilla (William Chrisman) over Trent McPherson (Mexico) (MD 10-1)
Varsity - Round 3 - Joel Barrientos (Monett) over Trent McPherson (Mexico) (Fall 1:29)
Varsity - Round 4 - Trent McPherson (Mexico) received a bye
Varsity - Round 5 - Danny Byous (Raymore-Peculiar) over Trent McPherson (Mexico) (Dec 4-0)
Varsity - 15th Place Match - Trent McPherson (Mexico) over Ronald Watson  (St. Charles West) (For.)

132: Dylan Patton (Mexico) - 1st
Varsity - Quarterfinals - Dylan Patton (Mexico) over Zack  Carr (Helias Catholic) (Dec 6-4)
Varsity - Semifinals - Dylan Patton (Mexico) over Nick Norbury (Carthage) (Fall 5:30)
Varsity - Round 1 - Dylan Patton (Mexico) over Ryan Rothove (Camdenton) (Fall 0:00)
Varsity - Round 2 - Dylan Patton (Mexico) over AJ Brown (Rockwood Summit) (Fall 3:10)
Varsity - Round 3 - Dylan Patton (Mexico) over Gage Weber (Harrisonville) (Fall 0:15)
Varsity - Round 4 - Dylan Patton (Mexico) over Preston Murphy (Van Horn (Independence)) (Dec 16-13)
Varsity - Round 5 - Dylan Patton (Mexico) received a bye
Varsity - 1st Place Match - Dylan Patton (Mexico) over Max  Roark (Seneca) (Fall 1:29)

138: Kevin Duong (Mexico) - 9th
Varsity - Cons. Quarters - Kevin Duong (Mexico) over Roger Carranco (Webb City) (Dec 9-2)
Varsity - Cons. Semis - Kevin Duong (Mexico) over Grant Thompson (Cameron) (Fall 2:34)
Varsity - Round 1 - Kevin Duong (Mexico) over Seth Hillsman (Warrensburg) (Fall 3:17)
Varsity - Round 2 - Kevin Duong (Mexico) over Forfeit Forfeit (North Kansas City) (For.)
Varsity - Round 3 - Kevin Duong (Mexico) received a bye
Varsity - Round 4 - Gunnar Bradley (Monett) over Kevin Duong (Mexico) (Dec 7-1)
Varsity - Round 5 - Cameron Morrison (Marshall) over Kevin Duong (Mexico) (Dec 8-6)
Varsity - 9th Place Match - Kevin Duong (Mexico) over Joseph Lasure (Harrisonville) (Dec 8-1)

145: Dillon Nichols  (Mexico) - 4th
Varsity - Quarterfinals - Dillon Nichols  (Mexico) over Zane Cotten (Seneca) (Fall 5:28)
Varsity - Semifinals - Alex Garrett (Willard) over Dillon Nichols  (Mexico) (Dec 3-1)
Varsity - Round 1 - Dillon Nichols  (Mexico) over Kayne Lamison (Cameron) (Fall 1:25)
Varsity - Round 2 - Dillon Nichols  (Mexico) over Jordan Withnell (Monett) (Fall 0:34)
Varsity - Round 3 - Dillon Nichols  (Mexico) over Emmett Coleman (Rockwood Summit) (M. For.)
Varsity - Round 4 - Dillon Nichols  (Mexico) over Colby Benge (Warrensburg) (Dec 10-4)
Varsity - Round 5 - Dillon Nichols  (Mexico) received a bye
Varsity - 3rd Place Match - Jared Humbolt (Ste. Genevieve) over Dillon Nichols  (Mexico) (Fall 2:36)

152: Blayne Wieberg (Mexico) - 19th
Varsity - Cons. Quarters - Blayne Wieberg (Mexico) over Cye Bouchard (Monett) (MD 11-3)
Varsity - Cons. Semis - Ty Brunk (Rockwood Summit) over Blayne Wieberg (Mexico) (Fall 2:54)
Varsity - Round 1 - Dayton  Fields (Seneca) over Blayne Wieberg (Mexico) (Fall 0:57)
Varsity - Round 2 - Taylor Huwar (Grain Valley) over Blayne Wieberg (Mexico) (Dec 3-2)
Varsity - Round 3 - Noah Ogden (Ste. Genevieve) over Blayne Wieberg (Mexico) (Dec 15-11)
Varsity - Round 4 - Blayne Wieberg (Mexico) over Allen  Tinker  (St. Charles West) (Dec 15-11)
Varsity - Round 5 - Jacob Drager (Cameron) over Blayne Wieberg (Mexico) (Dec 14-10)
Varsity - 19th Place Match - Blayne Wieberg (Mexico) over Zach Alexander (Warrenton) (Fall 2:28)

195: Hale Fuemmeler (Mexico) - 8th
Varsity - Quarterfinals - Kale Schrader (Seneca) over Hale Fuemmeler (Mexico) (Fall 1:38)
Varsity - Cons. Semis - Wesley Merriman (Monett) over Hale Fuemmeler (Mexico) (Dec 1-0)
Varsity - Round 1 - Hale Fuemmeler (Mexico) over Adam Dooley  (St. Charles West) (Fall 1:57)
Varsity - Round 2 - Hale Fuemmeler (Mexico) over Dylan Berry (Pleasant Hill) (Dec 3-1)
Varsity - Round 3 - Hale Fuemmeler (Mexico) received a bye
Varsity - Round 4 - Curtis Weston (Benton) over Hale Fuemmeler (Mexico) (Fall 2:57)
Varsity - Round 5 - Hale Fuemmeler (Mexico) over Jacob McKinney (Warrensburg) (Dec 6-3)
Varsity - 7th Place Match - Trevor Campbell (Harrisonville) over Hale Fuemmeler (Mexico) (Dec 3-1)

220: Wyatt Turner (Mexico) - 1st
Varsity - Semifinals - Wyatt Turner (Mexico) over Shane Martin (Raymore-Peculiar) (Dec 6-1)
Varsity - Round 1 - Wyatt Turner (Mexico) over Dalan Myers (Cameron) (Fall 2:30)
Varsity - Round 2 - Wyatt Turner (Mexico) over Chris Perez (Carthage) (MD 12-3)
Varsity - Round 3 - Wyatt Turner (Mexico) over Garret Babbitt (Seneca) (MD 14-3)
Varsity - Round 4 - Wyatt Turner (Mexico) over Jamie Gray (Harrisonville) (Fall 1:06)
Varsity - Round 5 - Wyatt Turner (Mexico) over Jacob Dowell (Benton) (Dec 7-1)
Varsity - Round 6 - Wyatt Turner (Mexico) received a bye
Varsity - Round 7 - Nick Kruse (Harrisonville) over Wyatt Turner (Mexico) (Dec 3-0)
Varsity - 1st Place Match - Wyatt Turner (Mexico) over Nick Kruse (Harrisonville) (Dec 6-3)

HWT: Terrese  Aaron (Mexico) - 1st
Varsity - Quarterfinals - Terrese  Aaron (Mexico) over Donovan McBride (Grain Valley) (Fall 0:45)
Varsity - Semifinals - Terrese  Aaron (Mexico) over Tanner Karnes (Warrensburg) (Fall 4:42)
Varsity - Round 1 - Terrese  Aaron (Mexico) over Brendan Slover (St. Charles West) (Fall 0:18)
Varsity - Round 2 - Terrese  Aaron (Mexico) received a bye
Varsity - Round 3 - Terrese  Aaron (Mexico) received a bye
Varsity - Round 4 - Terrese  Aaron (Mexico) over Ethan Danner (Harrisonville) (Fall 0:34)
Varsity - Round 5 - Terrese  Aaron (Mexico) over Jonathan  Sprigg (Marshall) (Fall 0:55)
Varsity - 1st Place Match - Terrese  Aaron (Mexico) over David Toese (William Chrisman) (Fall 1:35)

182: Jakob  Bradley (Mexico) - 11th
Varsity - Cons. Quarters - Jakob  Bradley (Mexico) over Wyatt Burnett (Cameron) (Fall 1:26)
Varsity - Cons. Semis - Dakota Carley (Warrensburg) over Jakob  Bradley (Mexico) (Fall 4:22)
Varsity - Round 1 - Tristan Hachtel  (St. Charles West) over Jakob  Bradley (Mexico) (Fall 2:47)
Varsity - Round 2 - Jakob  Bradley (Mexico) received a bye
Varsity - Round 3 - Jakob  Bradley (Mexico) over Nick Casten (Helias Catholic) (Fall 0:56)
Varsity - Round 4 - Jakob  Bradley (Mexico) over Jeff Napier (Warrenton) (Fall 4:23)
Varsity - Round 5 - Kenneth Maluia (Van Horn (Independence)) over Jakob  Bradley (Mexico) (Dec 10-7)
Varsity - 11th Place Match - Jakob  Bradley (Mexico) over Jeff Napier (Warrenton) (Dec 3-0)

170: Kellen Ekern (Mexico) - 1st
Varsity - Quarterfinals - Kellen Ekern (Mexico) over Nikolai Careaga (Helias Catholic) (Fall 0:30)
Varsity - Semifinals - Kellen Ekern (Mexico) over Xavier Doolin   (North Kansas City) (Fall 1:47)
Varsity - Round 1 - Kellen Ekern (Mexico) over Kane Adelmann (Rockwood Summit) (Fall 0:42)
Varsity - Round 2 - Kellen Ekern (Mexico) over Nick Arnold (William Chrisman) (Fall 1:14)
Varsity - Round 3 - Kellen Ekern (Mexico) over Camren Hedgpeth (Cameron) (Fall 0:41)
Varsity - Round 4 - Kellen Ekern (Mexico) over Josh Tomich (Warrensburg) (Fall 0:26)
Varsity - Round 5 - Kellen Ekern (Mexico) received a bye
Varsity - 1st Place Match - Kellen Ekern (Mexico) over Robert  Weber (Belton) (Dec 3-2)