|2/3/2023 12:31:00 PM|
Wildcats put the hurt on at ER
East Ridge Quadrangular
The Wildcats wrestled in a quadrangular at East Ridge High School Tuesday, January 24 and won all three of their dual meets. They crushed the hosts 63-18, beat Hopkins 45-25 and squeaked by White Bear Lake 42-38. Four Wildcats went 3-0 at the quad: Taden Morley (113), Andrew Novack (145), Brycen Morley (152), and Logan Bender (195).
Against White Bear Lake, the Wildcats trailed 29-6 after the first six weights, with the only win coming from a pin by Taden Morley at 113. Four straight pins by the Wildcats, from Andrew Novack (145), Brycen Morley (152), Michael Amos (160), and Reed Bleymeyer (170), gave the Wildcats a 30-29 lead. Stephen Weiss was pinned at 182, but Logan Bender pinned his opponent at 195 and the Wildcats led 36-35 with two weights to go. Connor Frederixon lost 4-2 at 220, and the Wildcats trailed 38-36. Chuck Gilman (285) came through for the Wildcats, pinning Ryan Kinds at 2:37 to pick up six points and give the Wildcats a 42-38 win.
Individual Results at East Ridge
106 Brannick Malchow 2-1
113 Taden Morley 3-0
126 Sam Bird 1-2
132 Franklin Stark 2-1
138 Braxton Bender-Ehlke 1-0
138 Aydin Lemke 1-0
145 Andrew Novack 3-0
152 Brycen Morley 3-0
160 Ben Adams 1-0
160 Michael Amos 1-1
170 Reed Bleymeyer 1-2
182 Stephen Weiss 1-2
195 Logan Bender 3-0
220 Connor Frederixon 1-1
285 Chuck Gilman 2-1
Princeton 54, Chisago Lakes 19
The Wildcat wrestling team travelled to Princeton last Friday, January 27 and lost to the Tigers 54-19. Individual winners for the Wildcats included Riley Palmer (120), Michael Amos (152), Reed Bleymeyer (160), and Chuck Gilman (285).
Individual Match Results
106 Brady McLennan (PR) over Brannick Malchow (CL) (Fall)
113 Levi Thompson (PR) over Taden Morley (CL) (Fall)
120 Riley Palmer (CL) over Christopher McLennan (PR) (Dec 6-3)
126 Isaac Nelson (PR) over Franklin Stark (CL) (Fall)
132 James Kohl (PR) over Braxton Bender-Ehlke (CL) (Fall)
138 Tyler Wells (PR) over Unknown (For.)
145 Noah Vanderbeek (PR) over Brycen Morley (CL) (Dec 7-3)
152 Michael Amos (CL) over Isaac Thompson (PR) (MD 11-2)
160 Reed Bleymeyer (CL) over Ethan Ballweber (PR) (Inj. [time])
170 Parker Adkins (PR) over Stephen Weiss (CL) (Fall)
182 Bryce Haubenschild (PR) over Connor Frederixon (CL) (Dec 6-3)
195 Will Schultz III (PR) over Logan Bender (CL) (Fall)
220 Riley Paetznick-Huhtala (PR) over Unknown (For.)
285 Chuck Gilman (CL) over Kevin Boeke (PR) (Fall)
Sophomore Logan Bender is ranked fifth in the state in Class AA at 195 pounds in the most recent poll on the guillotine.com.
The Wildcats will head to Mora for an invitational tournament tomorrow night starting at 5 p.m.