12/26/2019 2:07:00 PM Bleymeyer highlights Chisago Lakes Invite with second place finish
Big Lake 57, Chisago Lakes 12 The Wildcat wrestling team won at just two weights in their loss to Big Lake last Thursday at Big Lake. Austin Siefert (170) pinned Brett Bordwell with eight seconds left in the second period. And Connor Bleymeyer (285) took care of business quickly, pinning Jeremy Phyle at 1:05.
Chisago Lakes Holiday Tourney The Wildcats hosted the 12-team Chisago Lakes Holiday Tourney last Friday at Chisago Lakes High School. The Wildcats competed at six weights in the tourney. Connor Bleymeyer (285) was the highest finisher for the Wildcats, coming in second. No other Wildcat finished higher than fourth. The Wildcats finished tenth as a team.
Bleymeyer opened with a pin in the quarterfinals at 1:23 over Ethan Chaney of Woodbury. Bleymeyer took care of business even more quickly in the semifinals, dispatching Denis Tokin of Woodbury with a pin in just 53 seconds. But in the championship match, Tanner Gaffey of St, Croix Falls decisioned Bleymeyer 5-1 to claim the tourney championship.
Individual Results 126 Andrew Novack 2-2 4th 132 Hayden Trupe 1-2 7th 145 Nolan Huffman 2-1 5th 152 Charlie Schumacher 0-2 DNP 170 Austin Siefert 1-2 4th 285 Connor Bleymeyer 2-1 2nd
Wrestling Whangdoodles Connor Bleymeyer (285) is 13-2 so far this season but is still unranked. That may change in the upcoming rankings.
The Wildcats will participate in the 32-team Rogers Holiday Tournament this Friday and Saturday at Rogers High School. Wrestling gets underway both days at 8 a.m.