Wrestling: KMS in 3A Final Four
Tribune Staff Reports
KERKHOVEN -- Six pins fueled Kerkhoven-Murdock-Sunburg Thursday to a 55-7 win over BOLD in the Section 3A quarterfinals.
KMS, the No. 3 seed, will meet No. 2 Wabasso/Red Rock Central, which beat RCW/MACCRAY 64-6, at 1 p.m. in the semifinals Saturday at the YME High School in Granite Falls. The championship match is scheduled to follow at 2:30 p.m. No. 1 Minneota and No. 5 Canby meet in the other semifinal.
RCW/MACCRAY beat Ortonville 67-12 to reach the quarterfinals. No details were provided at press time on RCW/MACCRAY's two matches.
Jordan Engler at 106, Lamberto Rodriguez at 126, Jordon Rothers at 170, Alex Mond at 195, Austin Rothers at 220 and Issac Froehlich at 285 earned pins for KMS.
BOLD's lone points came from Brett Grund's major decision at 132 and Sean Weibel's decision at 182.
KMS 55, BOLD 7
106: Jordan Engler, K, pin Lucas Melges 1:56
113: Nick Meyer, K, dec Brady Zitzmann 6-4
120: Cody Peters, K, dec Benny Garcia 4-2
126: Lamberto Rodriguez, K, pin Devin Garcia :54
132: Brett Grund, B, maj Simon Johnson 11-2
138: Jared Krieger, K, dec Scott Rauenhorst 2-0
145: Jessie Engler, K, maj Chaz Roush 20-11
152: Kyle Baker, K, dec Alex Hatch 7-6
160: Travis Lamecker, K, dec Ben Steffel 9-3
170: Jordon Rothers, K, pin Joel Erickson 1:02
182: Sean Weibel, B, dec Chase Norton 3-0
195: Alex Mond, K, pin Trevor Nissen 3:32
220: Austin Rothers, K, pin Ben Wolf 1:30
285: Issac Froehlich, K, pin Nick Steffel 3:07
YME 49, Benson 21
Yellow Medicine East won the first five matches to take a 25-0 lead that held up and lifted them into the quarterfinals to face Minneota. After Isaac Rillo opened the dual with a pin at 106, the Sting later got pins from Zach Fischer at 145, Ted Refsland at 170 and Cody Bossman at 195.
Collecting pins for Benson was Ben Lundebrek at 138, Sam Carruth at 160 and Cody Buenaventura at 220.
106: Isaac Rillo, Y, pin Trenton Abrego :51
113: Evan Knudson, Y, won by forfeit
120: Cole Hatch, Y, won by forfeit
126: Dylan Johnson, Y, maj Joe Weber 17-6
132: Zach Kluver, Y, dec Grant Ascheman 5-2
138: Ben Lundebrek, B, pin Wyatt Hatch 1:48
145: Zach Fischer, Y, pin Sam Hanson 1:29
152: Ethan Ator, Y, dec Cody Hammerschmidt 5-4
160: Sam Carruth, B, pin Aaron Lalim 3:54
170: Ted Refsland, Y, pin Matthew Wieber 2:39
182: Oscar Arce, Y, dec Trevor Berreau 8-5
195: Cody Bossman, Y, pin Hugo Berthelon 2:31
220: Cody Buenaventura, B, pin Aaron Juarez :40
285: Tyler Jensen, B, dec Tim Savig
Minneota 54, YME 15
The Sting got their points from Cody Bossman's pin at 220 and decisions from Evan Knudson at 113, Aaron Lalim at 160 and Ted Refsland at 170.
106: Landyn VanOverbeke, M, pin Isaac Rillo :15
113: Evan Knudson, Y, dec Bryce Bruner 7-3
120: Nicholas Esping, M, dec Dylan Johnson 4-2
126: Cole Hennen, M, pin Zach Kluver 3:36
132: Andrew Swedzinski, M, pin Kirby Winson 3:44
138: Theodore Buetel, M, pin Wyatt Hatch :59
145: Travis Longtin, M, tcfl Zach Fischer 4:41
152: Alex Lessman, M, pin Ethan Ator 1:00
160: Aaron Lalim, Y, dec Keagan Drietz 4-1
170: Ted Refsland, Y, dec Nathan Bueltel 13-7
182: Isaac Josephson, M, pin Oscar Arce 1:56
195: Adam Josephson, M, pin Aaron Juarez 2:08
220: Cody Bossman, Y, pin Doug VanKeulen 1:32
285: Josh VanOverbeke, M, maj Tim Savig 9-0