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Area Wrestling: Gobblers wrestle to victory

Posted: January 19, 2013 - 12:44am

AITKIN — The Aitkin Gobblers made it five straight dual meet wins with a 40-31 Great River Conference win over Hinckley-Finlayson Friday.

Pins by Brian Wold, Jerod Novak and Alan Bast led a charge by the Gobblers in getting five straight wins in the middle weight classes to build a 40-13 lead.Tyler Bare also recorded a pin for Aitkin.

Aitkin 40, Hinckley-Finlayson 31

106: Tyler Bare (A) pinned Greg Petrie :28

113: Beau Hunter (HF) maj. dec. Jack Braton 9-1

120: Dan Nordean (A) dec. Sam Kessan 7-0

126: Caleb Curtiss (A) wins by forfeit

132: Kyle Opsahl (HF) dec. Noah Landrus 4-1

138: Jeremiah Letourneau (HF) pinned Ethan Croatt 3:19

145: Brian Wold (A) pinned Zain Hunter 3:44

152: Jerod Novak (A) pinned Domogus David :23

160: Chris Jackson (A) dec. Marcus Scarbrough 7-2

170: Isaac Novak (A) maj. dec. Joe Favorito 15-3

182: Alan Bast (A) pinned Jesse Olson :59

195: Gunnar Bontjes (HF) pinned Kyle Lynn 1:16

220: Vinnie Favorito (HF) pinned Anthony Ashton 1:31

285: Jordan Hecht (HF) pinned Roy Wigton 1:00

Conference: A 4-0. Overall: A 6-4. Next: Aitkin at Grand Rapids tournament 10 a.m. Jan. 26.

Pierz wins three

PIERZ — The Pierz Pioneers won all three matches of Friday’s quadrangular to improve to 17-2 on the season.

The Pioneers defeated Paynesville 53-12, Sauk Rapids 55-18, and Crosby-Ironton by a 50-15 score.

Brad Meyer swept his matches and upped his season record to 19-3. Travis Johnson went 2-0 to move to 17-5.

Brandon Sullivan, Chris Ortman, Jordan Goebel, Josh Lanners, Nick Lochner and Ryley Smude all finished 3-0.

Pierz results

Pierz 53, Paynesville 12

Pierz 55, Sauk Rapids 18

Pierz 50, Crosby-Ironton 15

Pierz individuals

106: Brandon Ortman 2-1

113: Logan Leese 0-1/ Cole Brausen 1-1

120: Brandon Sullivan 3-0

126: Chris Ortman 3-0

132: Evan Woitalla 1-2

138: Brett Kapsner 1-0, Lane Girtz 2-0

145: Jordan Goebel 3-0

152: Brad Meyer 3-0

160: Josh Lanners 3-0

170: Nick Lochner 3-0

195: Travis Johnson 2-0

220: Ryley Smude 3-0

285: Curtis Brisk 2-1

Overall: Prz 17-2. Next: Pierz at Long Prairie-Grey Eagle 7:30 p.m. Tuesday.