Augsburg drops pair of duals in Sioux Falls

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — The Augsburg University women’s wrestling team dropped a pair of dual meets in a triangular meet at the University of Sioux Falls on Sunday afternoon, falling 24-13 to Morningside University and 38-10 to the host Cougars.

Augsburg, ranked No. 17 in the latest NWCA women’s national rankings for NCAA teams, scored two victories on the mat and one by forfeit in the dual against Morningside, and had a win on the mat and a win by forfeit against Sioux Falls.

Nina Makem (JR, Shakopee, Minn./Shakopee HS), ranked No. 5 nationally at 155 pounds, claimed a 10-0, 1:03 technical fall in her bout against Markael Zeleny of Morningside, then scored a 16-second pin of Brinley Green of Sioux Falls, her fourth pin of under 60 seconds this season and 10th sub-60-second pin of her career. The 16-second pin tied the fastest pin of her career. Makem is now 66-13 in her collegiate career, with 15 pins and 37 technical falls among her career wins.

Melissa Jacobs (SR, Belle Plaine, Minn./Belle Plaine HS) went 1-1 on the day, scoring a 5-2 victory over Morningside’s Nevaeh Hast, her fourth victory of the season.

FOR THE FOES
Morningside claimed wins in four bouts in the dual with the Auggies, with two pins and two technical falls. The Mustangs also recorded one forfeit victory.

Host Sioux Falls scored wins in five bouts, with three pins and two technical falls, and gained three wins by forfeit.

UP NEXT
Augsburg returns to action next Sunday (12/10) at the North Central College Open in Naperville, Ill.

Sunday, December 3, 2023 – Sioux Falls, S.D.
Official: Tony Hosington

Morningside (Iowa, 1-1) 24, No. 17 Augsburg (1-1) 13
101 — Double forfeit
109 — Alyssa Peterson (MOR, 3-3) tech. fall Gigi Gammell (AUG, 2-6) 14-4 at 2:48 (Morningside 4-1)
116 — Double forfeit
123 — Adilene Delgadillo (MOR, 1-3) tech. fall Adelynn Flaschberger (AUG, 1-5) 10-0 at 2:02 (Morningside 8-1)
130 — Madeline Black (MOR, 2-2) pinned Aleka London (AUG, 1-6) 1:01 (Morningside (13-1)
136 — Brooklin Kuester (MOR) pinned Mikalah Konz (AUG, 0-4) 0:13 (Morningside 18-1)
143 — Elizabeth Rubio (MOR, 2-4) wins by forfeit (Morningside 23-1)
155 — No. 5 Nina Makem (AUG, 9-1) tech. fall Markael Zeleny (MOR, 0-2) 10-0 at 1:03 (Morningside 23-5)
170 — Madison Horn (AUG, 3-3) wins by forfeit (Morningside 23-10)
191 — Melissa Jacobs (AUG, 4-5) dec. Nevaeh Hast (MOR, 0-5) 5-2 (Morningside 24-13)

Sioux Falls (S.D., 3-0) 38, No. 17 Augsburg (1-2) 10
101 — Ava McNeal (USF, 3-0) pinned Gigi Gammell (AUG, 2-7) 1:23 (Sioux Falls 5-0)
109 — Paw Hobza (USF, 4-4) wins by forfeit (Sioux Falls 10-0)
116 — Paige Denke (USF, 2-0) wins by forfeit (Sioux Falls 15-0)
123 — Reianna Ogden (USF, 14-3) tech. fall Adelynn Flaschberger (AUG, 1-6) 10-0 at 1:38 (Sioux Falls 19-0)
130 — Telia Peters (USF, 7-5) tech. fall Aleka London (AUG, 1-7) 10-0 at 0:42 (Sioux Falls 23-0)
136 — McKenna Hendrikson (USF, 3-6) pinned Mikalah Konz (AUG, 0-5) 0:25 (Sioux Falls 28-0)
143 — Ciana Grate (USF, 5-2) wins by forfeit (Sioux Falls 33-0)
155 — No. 5 Nina Makem (AUG, 10-1) pinned Brinley Green (USF, 6-6) 0:16 (Sioux Falls 33-5)
170 — Madison Horn (AUG, 4-3) wins by forfeit (Sioux Falls 33-10)
191 — Zoe Adam (USF, 11-4) pinned Melissa Jacobs (AUG, 4-6) 3:15 (Sioux Falls 38-10)

Check out Auggies Women’s Wrestling at athletics.augsburg.edu.