“Put in the work and the results will start showing,” said Mikah Ruiz, district and state champion wrestler.

Nebraska City hosted district girls wrestling on February 4th and Pacie Lee(126) won her district with Azaria Ruby(100) qualifying for state. Nebraska City then hosted boys district wrestling on February 11th. The Pioneers finished 3rd as a team, with eight of our boys qualifying for state. Drew Weddle(106),  Carlos Prados(120), Gabe Hartman (132), Andres Pro(138), Bayler Poston (145), Hayden Schalk(160), Logan Hobbs(170), Mikah Ruiz(220). 

The State Meet started on February  17th at the CHI Health center in downtown Omaha. The Pioneers had three place at the tournament, Pacie Lee bringing home 2nd,  Bayler Poston 4th, and Mikah Ruiz took home the state title.