Willmar upended by Storm
WILLMAR -- Sauk Rapids trailed early, but fought back to upend Willmar 37-24 in a Central Lakes Conference wrest-ling match Thursday.
The Cardinals (0-3, 0-3) led 9-6 after a pin by Seth Pollock at 112 pounds and a decision by Alex Johannes at 119.
But the Storm edged in front and Willmar couldn't catch up.
Willmar's Adam Fagerstrom picked up three points at 135 with a takedown in the last 12 seconds for a 4-2 win.
Cody Stegeman won a close match at 160 beating Shane Fesenmaier 5-2.
Nathaniel Swoyer followed with a 6-3 win but still trailed 25-18.
The Storm (2-1, 8-4) got pins at the next two weights to ice the contest.
Willmar has three competitions next week, including a home trianglur on Tuesday that includes New London-Spicer.
Sauk Rapids 37, Willmar 24
103: Erik Olson, S, tf Nate Mittag 24-7
112: Seth Pollock, W, pin Nate Krepp 2:54
119: Alex Johannes, W, dec Tyler Diederich 9-2
125: Mitch Mehrwerth, S, dec Zach Morris 10-5
130: Chris Keske, S, pin Jeremiah Reinert 3:33
135: Adam Fagerstrom, W, dec Joe Myerchin 4-2
140: Codie Lane, S, mj Coty Milhausen 17-9
145: C. Studenski, S, dec Mason Pomerleau 7-6
152: Tyler Molitor, S, mj Eugene Stepan 18-8
160: Cody Stegeman, W, dec Sh. Fesenmaier 5-2
171: Nathaniel Swoyer, W, dec Jerry Tripp 6-3
189: Tyler Rudy, S, pin Lucas Kremer 3:00
215: John Gans, S, pin Austin Anderson 3:19
285: Joe Wetterling, W, won by forfeit