Prep Wrestling: JCC tops Wildcats
Tribune Staff Report
NEW LONDON -- The New London-Spicer wrestling team started strong but was overwhelmed in the middle weights and lost a dual meet between state-ranked teams on Friday.
Jackson County Central, the top-ranked team in Class A, won eight of the final nine matches to defeat New London-Spicer 40-22.
New London-Spicer, ranked No. 5 in Class AA, got pins from Jakob Stageberg (103 pounds), Oden Rogers (113) and Corbin Schwartz (132) to stake the Wildcats to an 18-6 lead.
But the Huskies middle-weight wrestlers rolled up five straight wins and 22 points to take control of the match at 28-18.
NLS' Tanner Tobkin won by major decision at 182 pounds to pull the Wildcats within six at 28-22, but the Huskies then won the final three matches.
Jackson Co. Central 40, New London-Spicer 22
106: Jakob Stageberg, N, pin Devin Phaly 4:33
113: Oden Rogers, N, pin Ryker Vander Woude 0:44
120: Jordan Biehn, J, dec, Treyton Austvold 6-5
126: Eliot Jurries, J, dec. Ben Henle 6-4
132: Corbin Schwartz, N, pin Ryan Timko 1:45
138: Keegan Moore, J, pin Logan Brink 2:36
145: Paden Moore, J, maj. dec. Cameron Steffen 14-4
152: Luke Norland, J, dec. David Nething 7-2
160: Darick Vancura, J, dec. Dylan Hanson 11-6
170: Cooper Moore, J, pin Kyle Cappelen 1:56
182: Tanner Tobkin, N, maj. dec. Patrick Hanson 12-4
195: Kyle Edwards, J, dec. Grant Vagle 8-4
220: Alex Tews, J, pin Andy McDonnell 0:52
285: Jack Ziemer, J, dec. Brandon Knisley 8-1