The 17th Virginia Challenge National Holiday Duals is a National Level Competition Event that is Sanctioned by USA Wrestling, held at Virginia Beach Convention Center in Virginia Beach, Virginia. Each year it is our endeavor to bring in quality, national caliber teams/clubs and wrestlers to one site and compete for the prestigious National Holiday Duals Championships.
Missouri is sending a middle school team to the Virginia Challenge National Holiday Duals and is made up of previous state champs, state runner ups, and national placers.
The team is made up of middle school kids from the Kansas City and St. Louis areas and are wrestling under the name “Missouri United“.
Wrestling takes place December 8th through the 10th for these high level Missouri wrestlers.
Team Missouri United is coached by Steve Cross, Drew Lilledahl, Dustin Darrah and coordinated by Mitch Dolt and Kyle Rathjen.
|70lbs||Luke Lilledahl||Weldon Spring||Francis Howell Vikings|
|75lbs||Kolby Warren||St. Charles||Spartan Wrestling Club|
|80lbs||Alex Hutchcraft||St. Joseph||Greater Heights Wrestling|
|84lbs||Dave Cross||O'Fallon||Spartan Wrestling Club|
|88lbs||Collin Arch||Palmyra||Palmyra Youth Wrestling Club|
|92lbs||Cael Keck||Kansas City||Greater Heights Wrestling|
|96lbs||Eli Ashcroft||Kearney||Victory Wrestling|
|100lbs||Kody Ketchum||Kansas City||Greater Heights Wrestling|
|105lbs||Eli Rocha||Platte City||Victory Wrestling|
|112lbs||Ayden Dolt||Lawson||Victory Wrestling|
|112/119lbs||Kal Miller||Kansas City||Greater Heights Wrestling|
|126lbs||Collin Creach||Ottawa||East Kansas Wrestling|
|135lbs||Logan Rathjen||Liberty||Victory Wrestling|
|150lbs||Tyson Moore||Kansas City||Greater Heights Wrestling|
|180lbs||Jack Darrah||St. Louis||Thoroughbred Wrestling Academy|
|230lbs||KJ Miley||House Springs||Thoroughbred Wrestling Academy|