Starting today listen for updates on all three of our stations KAYL/KKIA/JUAN from the State Wrestling Tournament in Des Moines updating the progress of all of our area wrestlers that have qualified for state.
Bradley Brown at 120 lost in the first round by major decision 14-1. Brown then lost in the first round of consolation’s by decision 7-4. The sophomore finished the year with a record of 31-10.
Jacob Meilke at 106 lost his first round match by decision 8-1. He then came back in the 1st round of consolation and won by pin in 4:48.
Shea Ruffridge at 120 won his first round match by a 1-0 decision, advancing to the quarterfinals on Friday.
Clayton Reis at 145 lost in the first round by decision 4-0. Reis then lost in the opening round of consolations by major decision 14-2, ending his senior season with a record of 35-14.
Matt Stines at 145 won an opening round match by a 4-3 decision to move into Friday’s quarterfinals.
Tyler Zeiman at 170 lost in the 1st round by a 9-6 decision, and lost in the opening round of consolations by major decision 14-6. The junior’s season ends at 35-12.
Skylar Solko at 152 used a pair of takedown’s and a reversal to win his opening match 6-1. He will now wrestle in the quarter-finals Friday morning.
Nick Gaes at 195 won his first match by fall in 1:28 and advances to the quarter-finals.
Caleb Gunderson at 138 lost by decision 8-4 and then lost by major decision 11-3 in the first round of consolations. The senior ends the year with a record of 18-6.
Jake Nieman at 106 lost his first match by fall in 1:40 but he bounced back with a 13-10 win in the consolation bracket and will wrestle in the 2nd round consolations Friday morning.
Kurtis Krager at 113 defeated Manson’s Carson Collins by pin in 2:28 and advances to the quarter-finals.
Adam Grote at 170 lost his first round match by fall at 5:39 and then lost 3-1 in overtime in the consolation bracket. The senior ends his year with a record of 32-12.
Tyler Anderson at 195 won his first round match by decision 6-2 and will now wrestle in the quarter-finals tomorrow.
Jeren McKibbin at 285 lost his first round match by fall in :12 seconds. McKibben then lost by a 4-1 decision in the consolation bracket, ending the senior’s season at 32-14.
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Carson Collins at 113 lost to OABCIG’s Kurtis Kramer by fall in 2:28 and then lost in the consolation bracket 7-0. The freshman ends his season with a record of 33-7.
Koby Hanson at 120 won his first match by fall in 3:40 and advances to the quarter-finals.