Shakopee 66 Lakeville South 9
106: Cody Zitzmann (SHAK) over Cory Hays (LASO) (Fall 0:38)
113: Blake West (SHAK) over Nick Thomas (LASO) (Fall 1:22)
120: Paxton Creese (SHAK) over Matthew Pye (LASO) (Fall 0:15)
126: Pierson Manville (SHAK) over (LASO) (For.)
132: Ben Lunn (SHAK) over Theron Wendt (LASO) (TF 15-0 3:28)
138: Ryan Cripe (LASO) over Seth Bakken (SHAK) (Dec 5-1)
145: Riley Quern (SHAK) over Hank English (LASO) (MD 11-1)
152: Willie Bastyr (LASO) over Sam Treml (SHAK) (Fall 0:59)
160: DJ Smith (SHAK) over Peyton Hall (LASO) (Fall 2:29)
170: Connor Raines (SHAK) over Landon Rose (LASO) (Fall 0:39)
182: Jack Casey (SHAK) over Garrett Savard (LASO) (Fall 5:37)
195: Joey Johnson (SHAK) over Will Stone (LASO) (Fall 3:04)
220: Jade Trelstad (SHAK) over Jonas Pearson (LASO) (Dec 5-0)
285: Tommy Johnson (SHAK) over Elliot Bratsch (LASO) (Fall 1:15)
MANKATO, Minn. — Senior Zach Johnston earned Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Wrestler of the Week honors after earning a pair of individual wins in the Mavericks’ wins over U-Mary and No. 23 Minot State.
Johnston, a Waukee, Iowa native, improved to 13-4 on the season. The 174-pounder, who holds the No. 10 ranking, posted a 6-2 upset win over No. 7 Phillip Springsteen of U-Mary in the Mavericks’ 29-12 win over the Marauders. He also cruised to a 19-4 technical fall win over Joey Lopez of Minot State as the Mavericks topped the Beavers 27-13.
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MINNEAPOLIS – The Minnesota Wrestling program fell 22-13 to the Ohio State Buckeyes on Sunday night in Dinkytown. The Gophers got their hand raised in four bouts on the evening, including a pair of times against ranked opponents.
Ryan Thomas got the Gophers on the board to start the dual at 157-pounds in his Maturi Pavilion debut. Thomas needed only one takedown of Ohio State’s Elijah Cleary to get Minnesota on the board with an early three team points.
In a battle of ranked wrestlers, No.18 Owen Webster took care of No.23 Rocky Jordan by 5-4 decision. Webster got on the board first with a takedown and turn for the early 4-0 lead. The Shakopee native’s escape to begin the second period proved to be the difference as he earned team points for the Gophers.
Jackrabbits oust Sooners in Sunday dual
BROOKINGS, S.D. – South Dakota State came up with four bonus-point victories to defeat Oklahoma, 23-16, in a Big 12 Conference wrestling dual Sunday afternoon at Frost Arena.
The Jackrabbits, who entered the week 24th in the Intermat dual rankings, improved to 7-4 overall and 4-1 against league foes. Oklahoma dropped to 3-4 overall and 1-3 in the Big 12.
Each of the first four matches of the dual resulted in bonus points, with each team winning two. The Sooners got things started as Justin Thomas, ranked 19th at 157 pounds, opened with a 16-3 major decision over Colten Carlson, while 10th-ranked Anthony Mantanona followed two bouts later with a pin of Cade King in the 174-pound bout.
Dragon Wrestling Falls to No. 10 Upper Iowa, 38-6
FAYETTE, Iowa — The Minnesota State University Moorhead wrestling team dropped a 38-6 dual at No. 10 Upper Iowa in Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference action on Sunday in Fayette, Iowa.
MSUM fell to 1-5 overall and 0-4 in the NSIC with the loss while Upper Iowa improved to 12-2 overall and 5-0 in the league.
Senior Zach Scott recorded his second win by fall of the week for MSUM, pinned Upper Iowa’s Jacob Nichel in 6:46 to account for the six Dragon points.