Four Johnnies Place at Dragon Open

MOORHEAD, Minn. – Saint John’s placed four wrestlers at MSU-Moorhead’s Dragon Open on Sunday, Dec. 8.

All but one of the Johnnies’ matches were against NCAA Division II competition.

Freshman Dylan Hanson led SJU with a fourth-place finish at 149 pounds, after suffering a narrow 7-6 loss in the third-place match, while classmate Julian Mares () and senior Dan Gehrz (Mendota Heights, Minn./St. Thomas Academy) each claimed fifth place at 157 and 184, respectively.

Sophomore Jacob Scherber (Buffalo, Minn.) won his first two matches at 174 pounds before dropping a pair of major decisions and a 13-8 decision in the fifth-place bout.

2019 MSU-Moorhead Dragon Open Results

The Johnnies host Itasca C.C. for their home opener at 1 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 21, in Sexton Arena.

The Johnnies at the Dragon Open
141 -Anthony Hennen (0-2)
149 -Dylan Hanson (Fourth, 1-2)
157 -Julian Mares (Fifth, 1-2)
165 -Logan Edwards (0-2)
174 -Jacob Scherber (Sixth, 2-3)
184 -Dan Gehrz (Fifth, 2-2)

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