Augsburg 29, Minot State 10

Young Auggies score 29-10 win at Minot State

MINOT, N.D. — Giving its young wrestlers a chance to shine in a dual meet, the Augsburg University women’s wrestling team won six of the eight bouts held in a 29-10 victory at Minot State University on Saturday afternoon.

Augsburg, ranked No. 5 in the latest NWCA women’s NCAA tournament rankings and No. 4 in the dual-meet rankings, scored wins in six of the eight bouts, including two forfeits, in the dual-meet portion of Saturday’s event, and scored three wins in five extra bouts.

Augsburg’s Kya Rybachek (SR, Mountain Iron, Minn./Hibbing HS) scored a 1:17 pin over Annika Gotlieb at 136 pounds for the Auggies, improving to 12-5 on the season with her ninth win by fall.

Brooklyn Hays (FY, Lindon, Utah/Pleasant Grove HS), ranked No. 5 nationally at 155 pounds, improved to 24-7 with her 15th pin of the year, a 1:46 match-ender over Nina Sandoval.

Belle Huss (FY, Circle Pines, Minn./Centennial HS) scored her first career technical fall, topping Madison Parson 10-0 in 2:05 at 191 pounds.

In the extra matches, 130-pounder Autumn Flanigan (JR, Troy, Mo./Troy Buchanan HS) scored a 10-0 technical fall in 2:15, and 143-pounder Ellisa Jmemez (FY, Cathedral City, Calif./Xavier College Preparatory HS) and 191-pounder Maia Foster (FY, Decorah, Iowa/Decorah) both won by first-period pin.

Augsburg competes at the Grand View (Iowa) Open next Saturday (2/4) at 9 a.m. in Des Moines, Iowa.

No. 5/4 (NCAA) Augsburg 29, Minot State 10
101 — Double forfeit
109 — Double forfeit
116 — Zoe Desloges (MSU) wins by forfeit (Minot State 5-0)
123 — Jazmin Gorder (MSU) wins by forfeit (Minot State 10-0)
130 — Autumn Flanigan (AUG, 15-11) wins by forfeit (Minot State 10-5)
136 — Kya Rybachek (AUG, 12-5) pinned Annika Gotlieb (MSU) 1:17 (TIED 10-10)
143 — Ellisa Jimenez (AUG, 5-6) wins by forfeit (Augsburg 15-10)
155 — No. 5 Brooklyn Hays (AUG, 24-7) pinned Nina Sandoval (MSU) 1:46 (Augsburg 20-10)
170 — Madi Horn (AUG, 5-7) wins by forfeit (Augsburg 25-10)
191 — Belle Huss (AUG, 6-6) tech. fall Madison Parson (MSU) 10-0 at 2:05 (Augsburg 29-10)

130 — Autumn Flanigan (AUG, 16-11) tech. fall Jazmin Gorder (MSU) 10-0 at 2:15
143 — Ellisa Jimenez (AUG, 6-6) pinned Annika Gotlieb (MSU) 1:43
170 — Nina Sandoval (MSU) pinned Madi Horn (AUG, 5-8) 0:30
170 — Madison Parson (MSU) pinned Savannah Ruiz (AUG, 0-1) 1:36
191 — Maia Foster (AUG, 5-9) pinned Angelina Garcia (MSU) 1:52

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