Kylie Welker Bronze Medalist Schoolgirl Pan-Ams
Kylie Welker earns Bronze Medal at 2016 Schoolgirl Pan-Ams in Colombia
Medellin, Colombia – Kylie Welker (Franksville/Burlington, WI) earned a bronze medal at the Pan-American Schoolgirl Championships in Colombia today.
Kylie was one of three US wrestlers achieving a bronze-medal; including Kylie Welker (44 kg/96.8 lbs.), Camille Fournier (48 kg/105.5 lbs.) and Tristan Kelly (62 kg/136.5 lbs.).
UWW Schoolboy/Girl Pan-American Championships
At Medellin, Colombia, Oct. 8
U.S. women’s freestyle results
37 kg/81.5 lbs. – Sterling Dias, Las Vegas, Nevada – GOLD
40 kg/88 lbs. – Sage Mortimer, Mapleton, Utah – GOLD
44 kg/96.8 lbs. – Kylie Welker, Franksville, Wisconsin – BRONZE
48 kg/105.5 lbs. – Camille Fournier, Weatherford, Texas – BRONZE
52 kg/114.5 lbs. – Zoe Gress, Petersburg, New York – FIFTH
57 kg/125.5 lbs. – Tiffani McNelis, Stewartstown, Pennsylvania – FIFTH
62 kg/136.5 lbs. – Tristan Kelly, Colorado Springs, Colorado – BRONZE
Schoolgirl freestyle team earns five medals in day two of UWW Pan-American Championships
BY TAYLOR MILLER, USA WRESTLING | OCT. 08, 2016, 5:13 P.M. (ET)
MEDELLIN, Colombia – The Schoolgirl freestyle team won two gold and three bronze on day two of the UWW Schoolboy/girl Pan-American Championships on Saturday. Read more HERE
Brooks Empey (Stoughton 160s.5lb/73kg) and Tyler Hannah (Genoa, WI/Viroqua 187lb/85kg), both freestyle medalists on Friday will compete in Greco-Roman when Pan-Am Schoolboy competition resumes Sunday, October 9.
Of interest: Hannah, Empey medal at Schoolboy Pan-Ams in Colombia
Photos: Bob Empey, Christina Young, USA Wrestling