Wichita Lawrence High was in third place in the team standings after the first day of the Class 6A state wrestling tournament at Hartman Arena. With 99 1/2 team points, Lawrence trails defending champ Wichita Heights in second place by a point. Manhattan has a commanding hold on first place with 137 1/2 team points.
The Lions’ Hunter Haralson (126), Reece Wright-Conklin (182), and Brad Wilson (220) wrestle today in the championship match of their weight classes. Tristan Star (106), Garrett Girard (113), Caden Lynch (132) and Nick Pursel (170) wrestle today in the consolation semi-finals, vying for a spot in the third-place match.
Free State has three wrestlers remaining in the tournament, all in the consolation bracket: Andrew McLees (132), Ben Soukup (152) and Spencer Wilson (182).