Van Horn Wrestling

Falcon Wrestling Defeats Truman

Posted: January 31, 2017

The Falcon Wrestling squad is finishing it’s preparations for next weekend’s District Championships with a victory over Truman (54-20), and a hard-fought loss to Liberty North (30-42).  The Falcons were paced by Marcos Murphy, Jacob Burch, Aaron Maluia, and Anthony Krantz, all with two wins.  Preston Murphy, the other half of the Murphy boys, was […]


Van Horn Building a Wrestling Tradition

Posted: January 27, 2017

Over the span of 5 years The Van Horn High School Wrestling Team has risen above and beyond expectations. January 26th, 2017 marks Van Horn High School captured their fifth consecutive Crossroads Conference Championship.  Through the years outstanding wrestlers Tyler Horton, Kevin Turner, Sylvester Newman, Carlos Cubas, and Marcos Murphy have led the way during […]


Van Horn Wins 5th Consecutive Conference Wrestling Title

Posted: January 27, 2017

The Falcon grapplers maintained their grip on the XRC Conference title by winning an unprecedented fifth championship in a row.  The winning night also improved their record to an impressive 15-3-1 in duals.  Coach McGee and his wrestling squad now turn their attention to preparing for the district tournament and state. Individual conference champions:  113-Payton […]


Van Horn Wrestling Team Wins Conference Championship

Posted: March 1, 2013

Van Horn’s wrestling team won its first conference championship this year.


Van Horn Wrestling Team Gains Momentum

Posted: December 19, 2012

The Van Horn Wrestling Team competed in two events: one at the Hale Arena and one at Wentworth Academy. With several wrestlers earning medals at each location, is it apparent that the wrestling team is gaining momentum.


Van Horn wrestling team fares well at the freshmen-sophomore tournament

Posted: December 4, 2012

The Van Horn wrestling team has had a great start to their season, in all grade levels. This past Saturday, December 1st, Van Horn participated in a freshmen-sophomore tournament in Blue Springs.



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