COLLEGEVILLE, Minn. – Saint John’s wrestling hosted Concordia for nine matches on Saturday, Feb. 6, in Sexton Arena. Team scores were not calculated.
Freshman Ben Gilbertson (Sauk Rapids, Minn./Sauk Rapids-Rice) bounced back from a loss by fall in his first match of the night to post a first-period pin in the nightcap.
Freshman Gabriel Ramirez (Immokalee, Fla.) suffered a close, three-point loss (6-3) to CC’s Cole Kubesh, who is ranked as high as No. 5 nationally at 125 pounds, and senior Jacob Scherber (Buffalo, Minn.) dropped a narrow 5-3 decision to Ayden Friese and 184 pounds. Tied at 2-2, Friese scored a takedown with one minute remaining and Scherber escaped, but was called for stalling for the match’s final point.
165: Alex Skaare (CC) pinned Logan Edwards, 4:05
184: Connor Chloupek (CC) pinned Andrew Hamilton, 1:03
285: Jacob Arends (CC) dec. Cade Eversley, 9-2
125: No. 5/7 Cole Kubesh (CC) dec. Gabriel Ramirez, 6-3
174: Eli Hunt (CC) pinned Ben Gilbertson, 4:24
184: Ayden Friese (CC) dec. Jacob Scherber, 5-3
165: Tyler Bents (CC) pinned Logan Edwards, 1:29
174: Ben Gilbertson (SJU) pinned Eli Lanigan (CC), 2:33
285: Chase Dockter (CC) pinned Cade Eversley, 3:50
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