Augustana sweeps Minot State in victory
SIOUX FALLS, S.D.- Augustana won all 10 matches in a 45-0 victory over Minot State on Friday night at the Elmen Center. The win gives the Vikings a 16-3 record, 5-1 in the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference, the loss dropped the Beavers to 4-10 on the season.
Morgan Engbrecht (133 pounds) started off for the Vikings with a first period pin over Colton Nichols.
Brandon Charbonneau (141 pounds) won on a 6-3 decision over Tanner Crissler. Crissler cut the lead to 3-2 early in the third period with a reversal until Charbonneau escaped and score a takedown to secure the victory.
Shawn Hatlestad (157 pounds) scored his fifth pin of the season over Dimitri Grivas.
Mitch Rechtzigel (165 Pounds) with an impressive 21-3 technical fall victory over Shane Sheppard. This was Rechtzigel’s first technical fall win of the season.
Tim Weber (174 Pounds) scored a 15-4 major decision over Mason Courtright. Weber was down early in the match, until the second period when he scored an escape and a takedown to go up in the match and cruise to a victory.
Aero Amo (184 Pounds) scored Augustana’s third pin of the night over Briley Crissler.
Clayton Wahlstrom (197 Pounds) got a 10-5 decision over Hunter Hart. Wahlstrom had four takedowns and an escape during the victory.
Michael Lowman got his 17th win of the season with a 6-1 decision over Mitchell Eull.
Augustana travels to take on NSIC opponent Upper Iowa on Sunday at 2 p.m.
Augustana 45, Minot State 0
133: Morgan Engbrecht (AU) fall (1:53) Colton Nichols (MINOT) AU 6 MINOT 0
141: Brandon Charbonneau (AU) dec. Tanner Crissler (MINOT), 6-3 AU 9 MINOT 0
149: Colin Ayers (AU) dec. Cody Haugen (MINOT), 8-2 AU 12 MINOT 0
157: Shawn Hatlestad (AU) fall (2:17) Dimitri Grivas (MINOT) AU 18 MINOT 0
165: Mitch Rechtzigel (AU) tech. fall (4:58) Shane Sheppard (MINOT), 21-3 AU 23 MINOT 0
174: Tim Weber (AU) majority dec. Mason Courtright (MINOT), 15-4 AU 27 MINOT 0
184: Aero Amo (AU) fall (1:21) Briley Crissler (MINOT) AU 33 MINOT 0
197: Clayton Wahlstrom (AU) dec. Hunter Hart (MINOT), 10-5 AU 36 MINOT 0
285: Michael Lowman (AU) dec. Mitchell Eull (MINOT), 6-1 AU 39 MINOT 0
125: Javier Vieyra (AU) wins by Forfeit AU 45 MINOT 0