Wrestling tournament trail begins Saturday

~courtesy of The Scranton Journal

Greene County lost three duals at Perry on Thursday, Jan. 26. The Rams were defeated by Ballard 67-12, Humboldt 51-24, and Perry 51-30. The Rams end the dual meet season with a 9-16 record.

Two Greene County wrestlers went 3-0 on the night. Hunter Ruth (220) secured three falls while Brock Wuebker (170) had two falls and a decision.

Will Hansen (126) and Isaac Ireland (152) sat out because of injuries and Cayden Gerdes (132) was injured in his first match and could not finish the evening.

On Saturday the Rams traveled to Guthrie Center for the Charger Invitational. The team finished 17th in a field of 22 teams. Clarion-Goldfield won the team title with 169.5 points. Van Meter was second and Panorama third. The host school placed ninth.

The Class 3A sectional tournament for Greene County is Saturday, Feb. 4, in Humboldt. Wrestling begins at 12 noon.

Ballard 67 ~ GC 12

  • 106 – Braden Gallagher lost by fall to Alex Bangs :38
  • 113 – Garrett Tasler lost by fall to Jim Chism 1:43
  • 120 – Dale Morlan lost by fall to Aaron Kinshaw :38
  • 126, 132, 152 – GC forfeit
  • 138 – Garrett McDowell lost by fall to Skyler Noftsger :57
  • 145 – Joel Ward lost by major decision to Tate Battani 0-11
  • 160 – Britton Gallagher lost by fall to John Fulk :50
  • 170 – Brock Wuebker pinned Kenton Brekke 1:41
  • 182 – Isaiah Yoder lost by decision to Ben Lee 5-9
  • 195 – Markus Rosenow lost by fall to Seth Moore :09
  • 220 – Hunter Ruth pinned Joe Hofbauer 1:11
  • 285 – Caden Wilson lost by fall to Colin Anderson :37

Perry 51 ~ GC 30

  • 106 – Garrett Tasler pinned Tucker Strough 4:22
  • 113 – Braden Gallagher lost by fall to Kaleb Olejnicak :21
  • 120 – Dale Morlan lost by fall to Cachary Thompson 1:20
  • 126, 132, 152 – GC forfeit
  • 138 – Garrett McDowell lost by decision to Ever Tobar 5-11
  • 145 – Joel Ward pinned Miguel Gonzalez 3:11
  • 160 – Britton Gallagher lost by fall to Cole Snyder 1:32
  • 170 – Brock Wuebker pinned Adan Medina 3:51
  • 182 – Isaiah Yoder pinned Cesar Ramirez :42
  • 195 – Markus Rosenow lost by fall to Juan Campos 1:15
  • 220 – Caden Wilson lost by fall to Alexander Tapia 1:47
  • 285 – Hunter Ruth pinned Tyler Soll 2:50

Humboldt 51 ~ GC 24

  • 106 – Braden Gallagher lost by fall to Cole Nelson 1:04
  • 113 – Garrett Tasler won by decision over Jade Lange 9-2
  • 120 – Dale Morlan lost by fall to Cresten Craven :20
  • 126, 152 – GC forfeit
  • 132 – Cayden Gerdes lost by decision to Elijah Torres 2-3
  • 138 – Garrett McDowell lost by fall to Joey Busse :42
  • 145 – Joel Ward pinned Davion Goodell 5:31
  • 160 – Britton Gallagher lost by fall to Gus Arnold 2:31
  • 170 – Brock Wuebker won by decision over Logan Moser 8-3
  • 182 – Isaiah Yoder pinned Cody Linn 2:59
  • 195 – Markus Rosenow lost by fall to Brandon Johnson 1:10
  • 220 – Hunter Ruth pinned Hunter Egdorf 2:51
  • 285 – Caden Wilson lost by fall to Justin Jones 2:00

CHARGER INVITATIONAL

 With a shortened roster of five wrestlers, Greene County placed 17th at the Charger Invitational Saturday. Isaiah Yoder (182) placed second, losing the championship bout to Woodward-Granger’s Tanner Vermaas, who is ranked fourth in Class 2A. Hunter Ruth (220) finished third after being knocked out of the championship bracket by the eventual champion Cade Suhr (ACGC), who is #7 in Class 1A.

  • 113 – Garrett Tasler lost by major decision to Levi Parrott (EU) 7-15; bye; won by major decision over Dilynn Lewiston (WG) 14-4; lost by medical forfeit to Carson Collins (MNW)
  • 160 – Britton Gallagher lost by fall to Gabe Pauley (AHSTW) 1:06; bye; lost by fall to Tyler Flowers (NV) 1:27
  • 182 – Isaiah Yoder bye; pinned Cole Ballanger (Mor) :36; pinned Reymundo Vasquez (CG) 3:02; lost by decision to Tanner Vermaas (WG) 7-10, second place
  • 220 – Hunter Ruth bye; pinned Hunter Stange (TrC) 1:38; lost by decision to Cade Suhr (ACGC) 1-2; pinned Tyler Lawernson (WG) :34; won by decision overDerek Golwitzer (VM) 6-0, third place
  • 285 – Caden Wilson lost by fall to Spencer Trenary (CG) 1:03; lost by fall to Clayton Heck (CRB) 1:37

Team Results: 1) Clarion-Goldfield 169.5; 2) Van Meter 156; 3) Panorama 147; 4) Underwood 130; 5) Woodward-Granger 128; 6) Southeast Valley 119; 7) Southeast Warren 110; 9) ACGC 87.5; 10) Riverside 78.5; 11) East Union 75; 12) Ogden 70; 13) West Central Valley 66; 14) Moravia 60; 15) Coon Rapids-Bayard 59; 16) Manson Northwest Webster 52; 17) Greene County 49; 18) Tri-Center 33.5; 19) Nevada 24; 20) Nodaway Valley 17; 21) Griswold 16; 22) Collins Maxwell Baxter 9

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