The Guillotine 2014 Big Ten Championships Live Updates

2014 Big Ten Wrestling Championships

Hosted by the University of Wisconsin

March 8-9, 2014 at Madison, Wisc.

The Guillotine will be providing live updates on this page throughout the tournament.

Schedule of Events (All times CT)

Saturday, March 8

10 a.m. – Session I begins (first round, quarterfinals) Fans clear arena at conclusion of Session I

5 p.m. – Session II begins (semifinals, wrestlebacks)

Sunday, March 9

11 a.m. – Session III begins (consolation semifinals, seventh-place matches)

1 p.m. – Session IV begins (first-, third-, fifth-place matches)

BTN Coverage

Saturday, March 8:

Session I, 10:00 a.m. – BTDN

Session II, 5:00 p.m. – BTDN

Sunday, March 9:

Session III, 11 a.m. – Student U/BTDN Session IV, 1 p.m. – BTN

Big Ten Qualifier Breakdown

125 – 7

133 – 8

141 – 6

149 – 6

157 – 8

165 – 8

174 – 7

184 – 7

197 – 8

285 – 9

Total – 74

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Championship Round 1

125 – #7 Camden Eppert (Purdue) vs. Sam Brancale (Minnesota)

149 – Rylan Lubeck (Wisconsin) vs. #2 Nick Dardanes (Minnesota)

165 – #11 Bobby Nash (Michigan State) vs. #6 Danny Zilverberg (Minnesota)

174 – Nick Kaczanowski (Michigan State) vs. #4 Logan Storley (Minnesota)

285 – #5 Tony Nelson (Minnesota) vs. #12 Chris Lopez (Illinois)

Mats have been cleared. Just waiting for 10 am

125 – #7 Camden Eppert (Purdue) dec. Sam Brancale (Minnesota) 13-4

1st period: Eppert vs Brancale on their feet. Eppert lift single td. Sam esc. Eppert double leg td on the edge. Eppert leads 4-1 after the 1st period.

2nd period: Sam starts down. Eppert with both legs in gets a 2nf tilt. Eppert with over 3 min rt.

3rd period: Eppert starts down, leads 6-1. Eppert quick esc. Eppert single leg td. Sam reversal. Eppert esc. Eppert td, leads 12-3. Sam esc. Eppert wins 13-4.

Brancale couldn’t get any offense going.

Brancale will next have the loser of #1 Megaludis, PSU vs #8 Roberts, OSU

Nick Dardanes is in the hole on mat 2

149 – #2 Nick Dardanes (Minnesota) dec. Rylan Lubeck (Wisconsin) 4-1

1st period: On their feet. ND front headlock, off the mat. Scoreless :45 left. Scoreless 1st period.

2nd period: ND starts down. ND esc. On their feet with :30 left. ND leads 1-0.

3rd period: Lubeck starts down. Lubeck esc, tied 1-1. ND double leg attempt, off the mat. :33 left. ND td with :09 left, off the mat. ND wins 4-1.

Nick Dardanes will have #7 English, PSU in the quarterfinals

165 – #6 Danny Zilverberg (Minnesota) dec. #11 Bobby Nash (Michigan State) 7-2

1st period:  Z td. Z riding with 1:10 left. Z with over 2 min rt.

2nd period:  Z start down, leads 2-0. Z reversal.

3rd period: Neutral start. Z leads 4-0 with over 4 min rt. Nash td. Z reversal, wins 7-2.

174 – #4 Logan Storley (Minnesota) maj. dec. Nick Kaczanowski (Michigan State) 10-2

1st period: Storley double leg td. Storley now over a min rt. Kaczanowski esc. Storley double leg td.

2nd period: Storley starts down, leads 4-1. Storley esc. Storley td, leads 7-1.

3rd period: Kaczanowski starts down. Storley cuts him for an esc. Stall point for Storley. Another Stall point for Storley, leads 9-2+rt. Storley wins 10-2.

Zilverberg will have #3 Harger, NU in the quarterfinals

Storley will have #5 Dallago, ILL in the quarterfinals

Tony Nelson is on deck on mat 3.

285 – #5 Tony Nelson (Minnesota) dec. #12 Chris Lopez (Illinois) 4-0

1st period: On their feet.  Nelson double leg attempt, scramble, stalemate. Nelson spin around td. Nelson leads 2-0 with 1:03 rt.

2nd period. Nelson starts down. Nelson esc. Nelson leads 3-0+rt.

3rd period: Lopez starts down. Nelson riding with 1:30 left. rt is locked up. Nelson wins 4-0.

Magaludis over Roberts so Brancale will have Roberts.

Championship Quarterfinals

133 – #3 David Thorn (Minnesota) vs. #6 Johnni DiJulius (Ohio State)

141 – #3 Chris Dardanes (Minnesota) vs. #6 Danny Sabatello (Purdue)

149 – #7 James English (Penn State) vs. #2 Nick Dardanes (Minnesota)

157 – #3 Dylan Ness (Minnesota) vs. #7 Taylor Walsh (Indiana)

165 – #3 Pierce Harger (Northwestern) vs. #6 Danny Zilverberg (Minnesota)

174 – #5 Tony Dallago (Illinois) vs. #4 Logan Storley (Minnesota)

184 – #2 Kevin Steinhaus (Minnesota) vs. Luke Sheridan (Indiana)

197 – #3 Scott Schiller (Minnesota) vs. #6 Mario Gonzalez (Illinois)

285 – #5 Tony Nelson (Minnesota) vs. #4 Bobby Telford (Iowa)

133 – #3 David Thorn (Minnesota) dec. #6 Johnni DiJulius (Ohio State) 5-3

1st period: On their feet with 2 min left. On their feet with :30 left. Scoreless.

2nd period: DiJulius starts down. DiJulius esc. Thorn spin around td. DiJulius esc, thorn td. DiJulius esc. Thorn leads 4-3 with :15 left.

3rd period: Thorn starts down. Thorn esc, leads 5-3. Stall warning for DiJulius going out of bounds. Thorn wins 5-3.

141 – #3 Chris Dardanes (Minnesota) dec. #6 Danny Sabatello (Purdue) 10-9

1st period:  Sabatello td. CD reversal. Sabatello reversal. Sabatello over a min rt. Sabatello leads 4-2 with rt.

2nd period: Sabatello starts down. CD erased rt. Sabatello esc, leads 5-2. Sabatello warned for stalling (leaving the mat). Sabatello leads 5-2. Video challenge. The scoreboard is showing 6-4 Sabatello. CD was awarded a td and Sabatello an escape near the end of period 2.

3rd period: Neutral start. CD td. Sabatello esc. CD double leg td, leads 8-7, off the mat. 1:08 left. CD cuts Sabatello for and esc. Tied 8-8. CD double leg td. CD leads 10-8 with :15 left, CD riding. Sabatello esc. CD wins 10-9.

149 – #2 Nick Dardanes (Minnesota) dec. #7 James English (Penn State) 3-2

1st period: On their feet with 1:30 left. ND lift single, scramble, stalemate. ND single through the back, stalemate. Scoreless.

2nd period: ND starts down. English with a leg in riding. English goes over a min rt. ND esc. off the mat. ND leads 1-0.

3rd period: English starts down. English esc. tied 1-1. English stall warning. ND td, off the mat. English esc. ND wins 3-2

David Thorn will have #2 Tyler Graff (Wisconsin) in the semifinals

Chris Dardanes will have #2 Logan Stieber (Ohio State) in the semifinals

157 – #3 Dylan Ness (Minnesota) maj. dec.. #7 Taylor Walsh (Indiana) 10-1

1st period: scoreless with 2 min left. Ness single to a double leg td.

2nd period. Ness starts down, leads 2-0. Walsh riding. Walsh has a cradle locked, stalemate. Ness leads 3-0.

3rd period: Walsh starts down. Ness 3nf tilt. Ness cuts Walsh for an esc. Ness td. Ness 2nf, wins 10-1.

Nick Dardanes will have #3 Jason Tsirtsis (Northwestern) in the semifinals

Dylan Ness will have #2 James Green (Nebraska) in the semifinals

165 – #6 Danny Zilverberg (Minnesota) dec. #3 Pierce Harger (Northwestern) 7-1

1st period: Scoreless with :15 left.

2nd period: Z starts down. Z reversal. Off the mat, Z leads 2-0. Z 2nf tilt. Z leads 4-0 with 1:20 rt

3rd period. Harger starts down. Harger esc. Z leads 4-1 with 1:10 left. Z double leg td on the edge. Z wins 7-1.

174 – #4 Logan Storley (Minnesota) dec. #5 Tony Dallago (Illinois) 10-5

1st period: Storley td. Dallago esc. Dallago td. Storley reversal. Storley leads 4-3.

2nd period: Storley starts down. Storley reversal. Storley riding with over 3 min rt.

3rd period: Dallago starts down. Storley leads 6-3. Storley riding, off the mat. Dallago esc. Storley td. Storley cuts Dallago for an esc. Storley wins 9-5.

Zilverberg will have #2 Nick Moore (Iowa) in the semifinals

Storley will have #1 Robert Kokesh (Nebraska) in the semifinals

184 – #2 Kevin Steinhaus (Minnesota) maj. dec. Luke Sheridan (Indiana) 12-3

1st period: KS duck under td. KS riding with :30 left. KS leads 2-0.

2nd period: KS starts down. Quick esc. KS slide by td. Sheridan esc. KS single leg td. KS with over 2 min rt. KS leads 7-1.

3rd period. Sheridan starts down. KS cuts him for an esc. KS td, leads 9-2. Blood time for Sheridan. Sheridan esc. KS td. KS wins 12-3.

197 – #3 Scott Schiller (Minnesota) default over #6 Mario Gonzalez (Illinois)

1st period: Schiller wins by default. Gonzalez reported to the mat and defaulted. Looks like possibly a knee injury.

Steinhaus will have #3 Ethen Lofthouse (Iowa) in the semifinals

Schiller will have #2 Nick Heflin (Ohio State) in the semifinals

285 – #5 Tony Nelson (Minnesota) dec. #4 Bobby Telford (Iowa) 2-0

1st period: On their feet. 1 min left. 0-0.

2nd period: Nelson starts down. Telford warned for stalling (hanging on a leg). Nelson esc. 1-0.

3rd period: Telford starts down. Nelson riding. :58 left, Nelson riding. Nelson stall warning. :26 left, off the mat. 2nd false start for Telford. Nelson Wins! 2-0 with rt.

Gingrich over Coon

Nelson will have #8 Jon Gingrich (Penn State) in the semifinals

Team Scores after session 1

1. Minnesota 77.0

2. Penn State 70.0

3. Iowa 68.0

4. Nebraska 32.0

5. Michigan 29.0

6. Wisconsin 26.0

7. Ohio State 23.5

8. Illinois 21.5

9. Northwestern 17.0

10. Purdue 13.0

11. Indiana 11.0

12. Michigan State 4.0

Interesting stats courtesy of Caleb Williams

https://docs.google.com/spreadsheet/ccc?key=0AhyYSxT74jurdDJ4VzZyeDF0M3hlN0E2SmYxTGc2ZXc&usp=sharing#gid=0

Session 2 starts at 5 pm

Consolation Round 2

125 – Sam Brancale (Minnesota) vs. #8 Nick Roberts (Ohio State)

Semifinals

133 – #3 David Thorn (Minnesota) vs. #2 Tyler Graff (Wisconsin)

141 – #3 Chris Dardanes (Minnesota) vs. #2 Logan Stieber (Ohio State)

149 – #3 Jason Tsirtsis (Northwestern) vs. #2 Nick Dardanes (Minnesota)

157 – #3 Dylan Ness (Minnesota) vs. #2 James Green (Nebraska)

165 – #6 Danny Zilverberg (Minnesota) vs. #2 Nick Moore (Iowa)

174 – #1 Robert Kokesh (Nebraska) vs. #4 Logan Storley (Minnesota)

184 – #3 Ethen Lofthouse (Iowa) vs. #2 Kevin Steinhaus (Minnesota)

197 – #3 Scott Schiller (Minnesota) vs. #2 Nick Heflin (Ohio State)

285 – #8 Jon Gingrich (Penn State ) vs. #5 Tony Nelson (Minnesota)

5:01 pm – Consolation Round 2 will be up first. Brancale is on mat 4. Wrestling should begin shortly.

Team introductions are going on right now – lights, smoke. Wrestlers are lining up all around the mats.

125 – #8 Nick Roberts (Ohio State) fall Sam Brancale (Minnesota) 1:05

1st period: underway. Roberts fall cradle.

Brancale is eliminated.

The losers in this round are eliminated (except for heavyweight where they place to 9th):

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Cons. Round 2 – Camden Eppert (Purdue) 16-12 won by major decision over Garrison White (Northwestern) 13-16 (MD 8-0)

Cons. Round 2 – Tim Lambert (Nebraska) 20-10 won by decision over Alonzo Shepherd (Indiana) 8-11 (Dec 5-0)

Cons. Round 2 – Conor Youtsey (Michigan) 18-10 won by decision over Brenan Lyon (Michigan State) 7-17 (Dec 6-4)

Cons. Round 2 – Nick Roberts (Ohio State) 26-12 won by fall over Sam Brancale (Minnesota) 14-10 (Fall 1:05)

133

Cons. Round 2 – Jimmy Gulibon (Penn State ) 16-12 won by decision over Shawn Nagel (Nebraska) 13-9 (Dec 9-4)

Cons. Round 2 – Johnni DiJulius (Ohio State) 25-5 won by decision over Garth Yenter (Michigan State) 17-16 (Dec 2-0)

Cons. Round 2 – Zane Richards (Illinois) 15-6 won by major decision over Joseph Duca (Indiana) 9-8 (MD 18-6)

Cons. Round 2 – Dominick Malone (Northwestern) 16-13 won by decision over Rossi Bruno (Michigan) 17-14 (Dec 6-5)

141

Cons. Round 2 – Steven Rodrigues (Illinois) 10-7 won by decision over Colton McCrystal (Nebraska) 16-15 (Dec 6-1)

Cons. Round 2 – Danny Sabatello (Purdue) 22-10 won by decision over Pasquale Greco (Northwestern) 13-16 (Dec 3-2)

Cons. Round 2 – Josh Dziewa (Iowa) 23-7 won by fall over Brian Gibbs (Michigan State) 11-22 (Fall 4:58)

Cons. Round 2 – Jesse Thielke (Wisconsin) 19-12 won by decision over Trevor Moody (Indiana) 4-11 (Dec 7-1)

149

Cons. Round 2 – James English (Penn State ) 9-4 won by decision over Brandon Nelsen (Purdue) 14-14 (Dec 3-2)

Cons. Round 2 – Ian Paddock (Ohio State) 24-13 won by decision over Eric Roach (Indiana) 17-15 (Dec 6-1)

Cons. Round 2 – Caleb Ervin (Illinois) 6-6 won by decision over Brody Grothus (Iowa) 23-10 (Dec 3-1)

Cons. Round 2 – Rylan Lubeck (Wisconsin) 11-10 won by decision over Nick Trimble (Michigan State) 21-13 (Dec 2-1)

157

Cons. Round 2 – Zach Brunson (Illinois) 16-11 won by decision over Alex Griffin (Purdue) 17-12 (Dec 4-0)

Cons. Round 2 – Taylor Walsh (Indiana) 32-4 won by decision over Roger Wildmo (Michigan State) 12-18 (Dec 7-2)

Cons. Round 2 – Dylan Alton (Penn State ) 18-3 won by decision over Randall Languis (Ohio State) 18-22 (Dec 2-1)

Cons. Round 2 – Brian Murphy (Michigan) 16-6 won by decision over Benjamin Sullivan (Northwestern) 8-14 (Dec 4-0)

165

Cons. Round 2 – Ryan Leblanc (Indiana) 35-11 won by decision over Pat Robinson (Purdue) 10-9 (Dec 4-2)

Cons. Round 2 – Pierce Harger (Northwestern) 24-6 won by major decision over Ben Cox (Wisconsin) 4-9 (MD 9-0)

Cons. Round 2 – Dan Yates (Michigan) 17-6 won by major decision over Bobby Nash (Michigan State) 15-17 (MD 10-2)

Cons. Round 2 – Austin Wilson (Nebraska) 21-12 won by major decision over Joe Grandominico (Ohio State) 10-23 (MD 10-2)

174

Cons. Round 2 – Scott Liegel (Wisconsin) 17-11 won by decision over Matt Irick (Indiana) 8-18 (Dec 7-4)

Cons. Round 2 – Mark Martin (Ohio State) 26-10 won by decision over Nick Kaczanowski (Michigan State) 7-13 (Dec 5-3)

Cons. Round 2 – Tony Dallago (Illinois) 13-9 won by decision over Patrick Kissel (Purdue) 12-13 (Dec 9-5)

Cons. Round 2 – Collin Zeerip (Michigan) 18-13 won by injury default over Kevin Bialka (Northwestern) 3-4 (Inj. 3:23)

184

Cons. Round 2 – Luke Sheridan (Indiana) 27-12 won in tie breaker – 1 over Tanner Lynde (Purdue) 6-15 (TB-1 2-1)

Cons. Round 2 – Kenny Courts (Ohio State) 27-6 won by major decision over Jacob Berkowitz (Northwestern) 12-17 (MD 10-2)

Cons. Round 2 – John Rizqallah (Michigan State) 19-9 won in tie breaker – 1 over TJ Dudley (Nebraska) 25-6 (TB-1 7-6)

Cons. Round 2 – Nikko Reyes (Illinois) 15-8 won by decision over Jackson Hein (Wisconsin) 12-7 (Dec 3-2)

197

Cons. Round 2 – Alex Polizzi (Northwestern) 22-9 won by decision over Nick McDiarmid (Michigan State) 17-10 (Dec 9-2)

Cons. Round 2 – Mario Gonzalez (Illinois) 10-2 won by decision over Garret Goldman (Indiana) 10-17 (Dec 9-2)

Cons. Round 2 – Braden Atwood (Purdue) 24-8 won by fall over Chris Heald (Michigan) 7-20 (Fall 6:07)

Cons. Round 2 – Timmy McCall (Wisconsin) 15-13 won by decision over Caleb Kolb (Nebraska) 6-8 (Dec 5-3)

285

Cons. Round 2 – Connor Medbery (Wisconsin) 23-6 won by decision over Collin Jensen (Nebraska) 19-12 (Dec 5-2)

Cons. Round 2 – Mike McClure (Michigan State) 25-6 won by decision over Chris Lopez (Illinois) 8-17 (Dec 2-0)

Cons. Round 2 – Bobby Telford (Iowa) 19-5 won by major decision over Alex White (Purdue) 8-18 (MD 10-0)

Cons. Round 2 – Nick Tavanello (Ohio State) 21-15 won by decision over Adam Coon (Michigan) 28-3 (Dec 6-5)

Semifinals are underway.

Semifinals

133 – #3 David Thorn (Minnesota) vs. #2 Tyler Graff (Wisconsin)

141 – #3 Chris Dardanes (Minnesota) vs. #2 Logan Stieber (Ohio State)

149 – #3 Jason Tsirtsis (Northwestern) vs. #2 Nick Dardanes (Minnesota)

157 – #3 Dylan Ness (Minnesota) vs. #2 James Green (Nebraska)

165 – #6 Danny Zilverberg (Minnesota) vs. #2 Nick Moore (Iowa)

174 – #1 Robert Kokesh (Nebraska) vs. #4 Logan Storley (Minnesota)

184 – #3 Ethen Lofthouse (Iowa) vs. #2 Kevin Steinhaus (Minnesota)

197 – #3 Scott Schiller (Minnesota) vs. #2 Nick Heflin (Ohio State)

285 – #8 Jon Gingrich (Penn State ) vs. #5 Tony Nelson (Minnesota)

133 – #2 Tyler Graff (Wisconsin) dec. #3 David Thorn (Minnesota) 9-4

1st period: underway. Graff td. Thorn esc. 2-1.

2nd period: Graff starts down. Graff reversal, has a cradle locked, Thorn esc. Blood time Thorn. Graff leads 4-2. Graff stall warning. 4-2.

3rd period: Thorn starts down. Graff riding has over 1 min rt. Thorn esc. Graff td, leads 6-3. Thorn esc. Thorn slip, Graff td. Grff wins 9-4

125

Semifinal – Nico Megaludis (Penn State ) 26-2 won by decision over Ryan Taylor (Wisconsin) 15-4 (Dec 4-3)

Semifinal – Jesse Delgado (Illinois) 22-2 won by decision over Cory Clark (Iowa) 16-1 (Dec 4-3)

Cons. Round 3 – Tim Lambert (Nebraska) 21-10 won by decision over Camden Eppert (Purdue) 16-13 (Dec 5-2)

Cons. Round 3 – Nick Roberts (Ohio State) 27-12 won by decision over Conor Youtsey (Michigan) 18-11 (Dec 5-4)

141 – #2 Logan Stieber (Ohio State) maj. dec. #3 Chris Dardanes (Minnesota) 9-0

1st period: underway. Stieber double leg td. Stieber 3nf tilt. Stieber 2nf tilt. 7-0

2nd period: Stieber starts down. Stieber esc. Stieber leads 8-0. 8-0.

3rd period: Neutral start. Stieber warned for stalling. Stieber wins 9-0

133

Semifinal – Tony Ramos (Iowa) 26-2 won by decision over Cashe Quiroga (Purdue) 14-6 (Dec 7-6)

Semifinal – Tyler Graff (Wisconsin) 27-3 won by decision over David Thorn (Minnesota) 23-5 (Dec 9-4)

Cons. Round 3 – Johnni DiJulius (Ohio State) 26-5 won by decision over Jimmy Gulibon (Penn State ) 16-13 (Dec 6-1)

Cons. Round 3 – Zane Richards (Illinois) 16-6 won by decision over Dominick Malone (Northwestern) 16-14 (Dec 10-3)

149 – #3 Jason Tsirtsis (Northwestern) dec. #2 Nick Dardanes (Minnesota) 4-2

1st period: underway. Scramble, out of bounds. On their feet with :15 left. 0-0.

2nd period: ND starts down. Tsirtsis riding. Stalemate. Tsirtsis goes over a minute rt. ND esc. ND leads 1-0. Tsirtsis has rt.

3rd period: Tsirtsis starts down. Tsirtsis esc. Tsirtsis td. ND esc. Tsirtsis leads 3-2 +rt. Tsirtsis stall warning for fleeing. Tsirtsis wins 4-2.

141

Semifinal – Zain Retherford (Penn State ) 29-0 won by decision over Stephen Dutton III (Michigan) 7-3 (Dec 4-0)

Semifinal – Logan Stieber (Ohio State) 24-1 won by major decision over Chris Dardanes (Minnesota) 23-6 (MD 9-0)

Cons. Round 3 – Steven Rodrigues (Illinois) 11-7 won by decision over Danny Sabatello (Purdue) 22-11 (Dec 4-0)

Cons. Round 3 – Josh Dziewa (Iowa) 24-7 won by decision over Jesse Thielke (Wisconsin) 19-13 (Dec 7-4)

157 – #2 James Green (Nebraska) dec. #3 Dylan Ness (Minnesota) 7-3

1st period: underway. Ness in on a single, nothing. Green double leg td. Green blood time. Green has :58 rt. 2-0.

2nd period: Ness starts down. Ness esc. Green td, Ness elevator, esc. Green leads 4-2+rt.

3rd period. Neutral start. 1 min left, on their feet. Green td. Ness esc. Green wins 7-3.

149

Semifinal – Jake Sueflohn (Nebraska) 29-3 won by decision over Eric Grajales (Michigan) 19-9 (Dec 8-6)

Semifinal – Jason Tsirtsis (Northwestern) 26-3 won by decision over Nick Dardanes (Minnesota) 30-3 (Dec 4-2)

Cons. Round 3 – James English (Penn State ) 10-4 won by decision over Ian Paddock (Ohio State) 24-14 (Dec 5-2)

Cons. Round 3 – Rylan Lubeck (Wisconsin) 12-10 won by decision over Caleb Ervin (Illinois) 6-7 (Dec 5-2)

174 – #1 Robert Kokesh (Nebraska) dec. #4 Logan Storley (Minnesota) 3-2

1st period: underway. 1:30 left. Kokesh td. LS esc. 2-1.

2nd period: LS starts down. LS esc. 2-2.

3rd period: Kokesh starts down. Kokesh esc, leads 3-2. 1 min left. On their feet. Kokesh wins 3-2

165 – #2 Nick Moore (Iowa) dec. #6 Danny Zilverberg (Minnesota) 8-5

1st period: underway. Z double leg td. Moore esc. Z blood time. Moore td. Z esc. 3-3.

2nd period: Moore starts down. Moore esc. Moore double leg td. Moore riding. 6-3.

3rd period. Z starts down. Moore stall warning. Z reversal, Moore quick esc. Moore leads 7-5+rt. Moore wins 8-5.

157

Semifinal – Derek St. John (Iowa) 25-3 won in tie breaker – 1 over Isaac Jordan (Wisconsin) 25-5 (TB-1 4-3)

Semifinal – James Green (Nebraska) 28-1 won by decision over Dylan Ness (Minnesota) 19-5 (Dec 7-3)

Cons. Round 3 – Taylor Walsh (Indiana) 33-4 won by fall over Zach Brunson (Illinois) 16-12 (Fall 1:14)

Cons. Round 3 – Brian Murphy (Michigan) 17-6 won by decision over Dylan Alton (Penn State ) 18-4 (Dec 3-1)

165

Semifinal – David Taylor (Penn State ) 28-0 won by fall over Jackson Morse (Illinois) 19-5 (Fall 0:40)

Semifinal – Nick Moore (Iowa) 21-2 won by decision over Danny Zilverberg (Minnesota) 17-13 (Dec 8-5)

Cons. Round 3 – Pierce Harger (Northwestern) 25-6 won by major decision over Ryan Leblanc (Indiana) 35-12 (MD 9-0)

Cons. Round 3 – Austin Wilson (Nebraska) 22-12 won by decision over Dan Yates (Michigan) 17-7 (Dec 5-1)

174

Semifinal – Robert Kokesh (Nebraska) 31-1 won by decision over Logan Storley (Minnesota) 29-4 (Dec 3-2)

Semifinal – Mike Evans (Iowa) 25-3 won by decision over Matt Brown (Penn State ) 26-4 (Dec 3-2)

Cons. Round 3 – Scott Liegel (Wisconsin) 18-11 won in sudden victory – 1 over Mark Martin (Ohio State) 26-11 (SV-1 3-1)

Cons. Round 3 – Tony Dallago (Illinois) 14-9 won by major decision over Collin Zeerip (Michigan) 18-14 (MD 9-1)

184 – #3 Ethen Lofthouse (Iowa) dec. #2 Kevin Steinhaus (Minnesota) 5-4

1st period: underway. Lofthouse lift single td. 1 min left. KS reversal. 2-2.

2nd period: Lofthouse starts down. Lofthouse esc. Hand fighting. Lofthouse leads 3-2.

3rd period: KS starts down. 2nd caution on Lofthouse. KS quick esc. Lofthouse single leg td. KS esc. :50 left. Lofthouse stall warning, wins 5-4.

197 – #2 Nick Heflin (Ohio State) dec. #3 Scott Schiller (Minnesota) 3-2

1st period: underway. Hand fighting. 1 min left. 0-0.

2nd period: SS starts down. quick esc. Not many shots by either. Helfin with double underhooks, SS gets out of it. SS leads 1-0.

3rd period: Heflin starts down. Heflin esc, tied 1-1. 1 min left. Heflin double leg td. :07 left. SS esc. Heflin wins 3-2.

184

Semifinal – Ed Ruth (Penn State ) 28-1 won by major decision over Domenic Abounader (Michigan) 13-9 (MD 9-1)

Semifinal – Ethen Lofthouse (Iowa) 20-2 won by decision over Kevin Steinhaus (Minnesota) 20-5 (Dec 5-4)

Cons. Round 3 – Kenny Courts (Ohio State) 28-6 won by decision over Luke Sheridan (Indiana) 27-13 (Dec 6-3)

Cons. Round 3 – Nikko Reyes (Illinois) 16-8 won in sudden victory – 1 over John Rizqallah (Michigan State) 19-10 (SV-1 4-2)

285 – #5 Tony Nelson (Minnesota) fall #8 Jon Gingrich (Penn State ) 1:58

1sr period: underway. TN double leg td. TN has a cradle locked – fall! 1:58

197

Semifinal – Morgan McIntosh (Penn State ) 27-2 won in tie breaker – 1 over Nathan Burak (Iowa) 15-4 (TB-1 3-2)

Semifinal – Nick Heflin (Ohio State) 23-4 won by decision over Scott Schiller (Minnesota) 27-4 (Dec 3-2)

Cons. Round 3 – Alex Polizzi (Northwestern) 23-9 won by decision over Mario Gonzalez (Illinois) 10-3 (Dec 8-3)

Cons. Round 3 – Braden Atwood (Purdue) 25-8 won by decision over Timmy McCall (Wisconsin) 15-14 (Dec 5-3)

285

Semifinal – Tony Nelson (Minnesota) 25-4 won by fall over Jon Gingrich (Penn State ) 22-6 (Fall 1:58)

Semifinal – Adam Chalfant (Indiana) 25-2 won by decision over Michael McMullan (Northwestern) 12-3 (Dec 3-2)

Cons. Round 3 – Mike McClure (Michigan State) 26-6 won by decision over Connor Medbery (Wisconsin) 23-7 (Dec 4-1)

Cons. Round 3 – Bobby Telford (Iowa) 20-5 won by major decision over Nick Tavanello (Ohio State) 21-16 (MD 8-0)

Consolation for 9th place semifinals

133

Semifinal – Rossi Bruno (Michigan) 17-14 won by decision over Garth Yenter (Michigan State) 17-17 (Dec 7-2)

Semifinal – Shawn Nagel (Nebraska) 14-9 won by decision over Joseph Duca (Indiana) 9-9 (Dec 6-1)

157

Semifinal – Alex Griffin (Purdue) 18-12 won by decision over Roger Wildmo (Michigan State) 12-19 (Dec 9-5)

Semifinal – Randall Languis (Ohio State) 19-22 won by decision over Benjamin Sullivan (Northwestern) 8-15 (Dec 7-4)

165

Semifinal – Pat Robinson (Purdue) 11-9 won by major decision over Ben Cox (Wisconsin) 4-8 (MD 11-3)

Semifinal – Bobby Nash (Michigan State) 16-17 won by decision over Joe Grandominico (Ohio State) 10-24 (Dec 6-1)

197

Semifinal – Nick McDiarmid (Michigan State) 18-10 won by decision over Garret Goldman (Indiana) 10-18 (Dec 6-0)

Semifinal – Caleb Kolb (Nebraska) 7-8 won by decision over Chris Heald (Michigan) 7-21 (Dec 6-1)

HWT

Semifinal – Adam Coon (Michigan) 29-3 won by decision over Chris Lopez (Illinois) 8-18 (Dec 2-0)

Semifinal – Collin Jensen (Nebraska) 20-12 won by decision over Alex White (Purdue) 8-19 (Dec 3-1)

Team Scores after session 2

1. Penn State  122.0

2. Iowa 121.0

3. Minnesota 86.0

4. Ohio State 73.5

5. Illinois 69.5

6. Nebraska 68.0

7. Wisconsin 58.0

8. Michigan 49.5

9. Northwestern 44.0

10. Indiana 34.0

11. Purdue 30.0

12. Michigan State 15.0

Sunday – Session 3 starts at 11 am

Consolation Semifinals

133 – #5 Zane Richards (Illinois) vs. #3 David Thorn (Minnesota) Mat 1

141 – #5 Josh Dziewa (Iowa) vs. #3 Chris Dardanes (Minnesota) Mat 3

149 – Rylan Lubeck (Wisconsin) vs. #2 Nick Dardanes (Minnesota)

157 – #8 Brian Murphy (Michigan) vs. #3 Dylan Ness (Minnesota)

165 – #8 Austin Wilson (Nebraska) vs. #6 Danny Zilverberg (Minnesota)

174 – #4 Logan Storley (Minnesota) vs. #7 Scott Liegel (Wisconsin)

184 – #8 Nikko Reyes (Illinois) vs. #2 Kevin Steinhaus (Minnesota)

197 – #4 Braden Atwood (Purdue) vs. #3 Scott Schiller (Minnesota)

Championship Finals

285 – #5 Tony Nelson (Minnesota) vs. #2 Adam Chalfant (Indiana)

10:40 AM – Good morning Gopher fans. Wrestlers are warming up, people are making their way to their seats.

11:02 AM – Consolation semis underway.

125 – Clark, Iowa and Roberts, Ohio State in OT. Clark wins with a td.

133 – #3 David Thorn (Minnesota) dec. #5 Zane Richards (Illinois) 10-9

1st period: underway. Richards td. Thorn esc, Thorn td, Richards esc. Tied 3-3. Thorn double leg td. Thorn riding with a leg in. 5-3.

2nd period: Richards starts down. Richards esc. Richards td and 2nf. Thorn esc. 8-6.

3rd period: Thorn starts down. Thorn quick esc. Thorn td, leads 9-8. Thorn now over a min rt. Richards esc. Thorn stall warning. Thorn wins 10-9.

141 – #3 Chris Dardanes (Minnesota) dec. #5 Josh Dziewa (Iowa) 6-2

1st period: underway. CD td on the edge. CD goes over a min rt. 2-0.

2nd period: Dziewa starts down and esc. CD double leg td, leads 4-1. Dziewa esc. 4-2+rt.

3rd period: Neutral start. CD wins 6-2.

149 – #2 Nick Dardanes (Minnesota) dec. Rylan Lubeck (Wisconsin) 4-1

1st period: underway. video review. On their feet. :23 left. Stall warning Lubeck. 0-0.

2nd period: ND starts down. ND esc. ND td. 3-0.

3rd period: Lubeck starts down. ND now over a min rt. Lubeck esc. ND wins 4-1.

157 – #8 Brian Murphy (Michigan) med. forf. over #3 Dylan Ness (Minnesota)

Brian Murphy (Michigan) won by medical forfeit over Dylan Ness (Minnesota)

174 – #4 Logan Storley (Minnesota) dec. #7 Scott Liegel (Wisconsin) 5-2

1st period: underway. scoreless period.

2nd period: LS start down. LS reversal. Liegel esc. 2-1.

3rd period: Liegel starts down. Liegel esc, 2-2. Storley with 1:04 rt. Scramble, LS td. LS wins 5-2

165 – #6 Danny Zilverberg (Minnesota) dec. #8 Austin Wilson (Nebraska) 4-2

1st period: underway. Z double leg td. Z leads 2-0 with 1:47 rt.

2nd period: Z starts down. Z esc. 3-0.

3rd period: Neutral start. Wilson td. Z esc. :50 left. No rt. 4-2. Z stall warning. Z wins 4-2.

184 – #2 Kevin Steinhaus (Minnesota) wins #8 Nikko Reyes (Illinois) 5-0

1st period: underway. Hand fighting. 0-0.

2nd period: KS starts down. KS esc. KS lift single leg td. 3-0.

3rd period: Reyes starts down. KS now over a min rt. KS riding. KS wins 5-0.

197 – #3 Scott Schiller (Minnesota) dec. #4 Braden Atwood (Purdue) 8-2

1st period: underway. Atwood in on a couple shots, no points. SS td. SS now over a min rt. 2-0+rt.

2nd period: SS starts down. SS quick esc. SS td. Atwood esc. SS leads 5-1.

3rd period: Atwood starts down. SS has over 2:30 rt. Atwood esc. SS td with :07 left, wins 8-2.

7th Place Matches

125 – Conor Youtsey (Michigan) 19-11 dec. Camden Eppert (Purdue) 16-14 (Dec 2-1)

133 – Jimmy Gulibon (Penn State) 17-13 maj. dec. Dominick Malone (Northwestern) 16-15 (MD 9-1)

141- Jesse Thielke (Wisconsin) 20-13 maj. dec. Danny Sabatello (Purdue) 22-12 (MD 18-6)

149 – Ian Paddock (Ohio State) 25-14 maj. dec. Caleb Ervin (Illinois) 6-8 (MD 15-3)

157- Zach Brunson (Illinois) 17-12 maj. dec. Dylan Alton (Penn State) 18-5 (MD 13-4)

165 – Dan Yates (Michigan) 18-7 dec. Ryan Leblanc (Indiana) 35-13 (Dec 4-0)

174 – Mark Martin (Ohio State) 27-11 dec. Collin Zeerip (Michigan) 18-15 (Dec 6-2)

184 – John Rizqallah (Michigan State) 20-10 dec. Luke Sheridan (Indiana) 27-14 (Dec 4-2)

197 – Timmy McCall (Wisconsin) 16-14 injury default over Mario Gonzalez (Illinois) 10-4

285 – Connor Medbery (Wisconsin) 24-7 dec. Nick Tavanello (Ohio State) 21-17 (Dec 7-0)

9th Place Matches

133 – Rossi Bruno (Michigan) 18-14 maj. dec. Shawn Nagel (Nebraska) 14-10 (MD 10-1)

157 – Randall Languis (Ohio State) 20-22 inj. def. over Alex Griffin (Purdue) 18-13 (Inj. 1:33)

165 – Bobby Nash (Michigan State) 17-17 dec. Pat Robinson (Purdue) 11-10 (Dec 7-3)

197 – Caleb Kolb (Nebraska) 8-8 dec. Nick McDiarmid (Michigan State) 18-11 (SV-1 3-1)

285 – Adam Coon (Michigan) 30-3 fall Collin Jensen (Nebraska) 20-13 (Fall 1:24)

Team Scores going into medal matches

1. Penn State 128.5 – 5 finalists

2. Iowa 128.0 – 5

3. Minnesota 110.5 – 1

4. Ohio State 76.5 – 2

5. Illinois 71.5 – 1

6. Wisconsin 71.0 – 1

7. Michigan 70.5 – 0

8. Nebraska 68.0 – 3

9. Northwestern 53.0 – 1

10. Indiana 34.0 – 1

11. Purdue 33.5 – 0

12. Michigan State 21.5 – 0

Gopher Medal Matches

Championship Finals

285 – #5 Tony Nelson (Minnesota) vs. #2 Adam Chalfant (Indiana)

3rd Place

133 – #4 Cashe Quiroga (Purdue) vs. #3 David Thorn (Minnesota)

141 – #4 Stephen Dutton III (Michigan) vs. #3 Chris Dardanes (Minnesota)

149 – #5 Eric Grajales (Michigan) vs. #2 Nick Dardanes (Minnesota)

165 – #3 Pierce Harger (Northwestern) vs. #6 Danny Zilverberg (Minnesota)

174 – #4 Logan Storley (Minnesota) vs. #2 Matt Brown (Penn State )

184 – #5 Domenic Abounader (Michigan) vs. #2 Kevin Steinhaus (Minnesota)

197 – #7 Alex Polizzi (Northwestern) vs. #3 Scott Schiller (Minnesota)

5th Place

157 – #6 Taylor Walsh (Indiana) vs. #3 Dylan Ness (Minnesota)

1:14 p.m. start time for medal matches.

Medal matches are underway.

125

1st Place Match – Jesse Delgado (Illinois) 23-2 won in tie breaker – 2 over Nico Megaludis (Penn State ) 26-3 (TB-2 3-2)

3rd Place Match – Ryan Taylor (Wisconsin) 17-4 won by decision over Cory Clark (Iowa) 17-2 (Dec 9-5)

5th Place Match – Tim Lambert (Nebraska) 22-11 won by fall over Nick Roberts (Ohio State) 27-14 (Fall 4:24)

3rd Place

133 – #4 Cashe Quiroga (Purdue) dec. #3 David Thorn (Minnesota) 6-3

1st period: underway. Hand fighting. Quiroga td on the edge. Restart, 1:07 left. Quiroga getting a different headgear. Thorn esc. Thorn in on a double, Quiroga defends. 2-1.

2nd period: Thorn starts down. Thorn esc. Quiroga has 1:03 rt. 2-2.

3rd period: Quiroga starts down. Quiroga esc. Quiroga td. Thorn esc. Quiroga leads 5-3+rt. :35 left. Quiroga stall warning. Quiroga wins 6-3

133

1st Place Match – Tony Ramos (Iowa) 27-2 won by decision over Tyler Graff (Wisconsin) 27-4 (Dec 2-1)

3rd Place Match – Cashe Quiroga (Purdue) 16-6 won by decision over David Thorn (Minnesota) 24-6 (Dec 6-3)

5th Place Match – Zane Richards (Illinois) 17-7 won by decision over Johnni DiJulius (Ohio State) 26-7 (Dec 10-4)

3rd Place

141 – #3 Chris Dardanes (Minnesota) dec. #4 Stephen Dutton III (Michigan) 7-6 tb1

1st period: underway. CD lift single td. Dutton esc. Dutton stall warning. Hand fighting. 2-1.

2nd period: Dutton starts down. Dutton esc. CD in on a single, off the mat. CD lift single, off the mat. CD single leg td. Dutton esc. CD leads 4-3.

3rd period:  Neutral start. CD lift single, td. Dutton esc. CD leads 6-4 with 1:00 rt. On their feet. Dutton td. Tied 6-6. CD is down, :27 left. 6-6.

Overtime: :22 left. CD in on a single, no score.

1st :30: CD is down. CD esc.

2nd :30: Dutton is down. :14 left, off the mat. CD rides for the win 7-6.

141

1st Place Match – Logan Stieber (Ohio State) 25-1 won by decision over Zain Retherford (Penn State ) 29-1 (Dec 7-3)

3rd Place Match – Chris Dardanes (Minnesota) 25-6 won in tie breaker – 1 over Stephen Dutton III (Michigan) 8-4 (TB-1 7-6)

5th Place Match – Josh Dziewa (Iowa) 25-8 won by decision over Steven Rodrigues (Illinois) 11-9 (Dec 3-2)

3rd Place

149 – #2 Nick Dardanes (Minnesota) dec. #5 Eric Grajales (Michigan) 12-5

1st period: underway. ND in on a single, td. Grajales esc. ND blast double td. ND leads 4-1.  Grajales esc. Grajales stall warning. ND single leg td. Off the mat. Grajales esc. 6-3.

2nd period: Grajales starts down. Grajales esc. ND single to a double td. ND leads 8-4. Grajales esc. :40 left. ND blast double td. 10-5.

3rd period: ND starts down and esc. :35 left. ND wins 12-5.

149

1st Place Match – Jason Tsirtsis (Northwestern) 27-3 won by decision over Jake Sueflohn (Nebraska) 29-4 (Dec 6-2)

3rd Place Match – Nick Dardanes (Minnesota) 32-3 won by decision over Eric Grajales (Michigan) 20-10 (Dec 12-5)

5th Place Match – James English (Penn State ) 11-5 won by decision over Rylan Lubeck (Wisconsin) 12-12 (Dec 3-2)

5th Place

157 – #6 Taylor Walsh (Indiana) won by med. forf. over #3 Dylan Ness (Minnesota)

157

1st Place Match – James Green (Nebraska) 29-1 won by decision over Derek St. John (Iowa) 25-4 (Dec 7-4)

3rd Place Match – Isaac Jordan (Wisconsin) 27-5 won in sudden victory – 1 over Brian Murphy (Michigan) 18-7 (SV-1 3-1)

5th Place Match – Taylor Walsh (Indiana) 34-5 won by medical forfeit over Dylan Ness (Minnesota) 19-7 (M. For.)

3rd Place

165 – #6 Danny Zilverberg (Minnesota) dec. #3 Pierce Harger (Northwestern) 4-3

1st period: underway. Hand fighting. 1 min left. 0-0.

2nd period: Harger starts down. Harger reversal. Z esc. Harger leads 2-1 with :56 left. On their feet. 2-1.

3rd period: Z starts down. Z esc. Tied 2-2. Z in on a double, off the mat. :50 left. Z slide by td. Harger esc. Z leads 4-3 with :17 left. Z wins 4-3.

165

1st Place Match – David Taylor (Penn State) 29-0 won by major decision over Nick Moore (Iowa) 21-3 (MD 14-5)

3rd Place Match – Danny Zilverberg (Minnesota) 19-13 won by decision over Pierce Harger (Northwestern) 26-7 (Dec 4-3)

5th Place Match – Jackson Morse (Illinois) 20-6 won by decision over Austin Wilson (Nebraska) 22-14 (Dec 6-2)

David Taylor is the first 4-time Big Ten Champion for Penn State.

3rd Place

174 – #2 Matt Brown (Penn State) dec. #4 Logan Storley (Minnesota) 2-1

1st period: underway. Hand fighting. 1:30 left. Blood time Brown. Hand fighting. 0-0.

2nd period: LS starts down. scramble, off the mat. Brown riding tough. Brown stall warning for riding the leg. Brown has 1:15 rt. LS esc. LS leads 1-0 but Brown has 1:18 rt.

3rd period: Brown starts down. Brown esc in :07. Hand fighting. :50 left. Brown wins 2-1.

174

1st Place Match – Robert Kokesh (Nebraska) 32-1 won by decision over Mike Evans (Iowa) 25-4 (Dec 6-4)

3rd Place Match – Matt Brown (Penn State ) 28-4 won by decision over Logan Storley (Minnesota) 30-5 (Dec 2-1)

5th Place Match – Tony Dallago (Illinois) 15-10 won by decision over Scott Liegel (Wisconsin) 18-13 (Dec 6-4)

3rd Place

184 – #5 Domenic Abounader (Michigan) dec. #2 Kevin Steinhaus (Minnesota) 6-4

1st period: underway. Hand fighting. Abounader td. KS esc. 2-1.

2nd period: KS starts down. Abounader puts a leg in. Abounader getting nf with a half, 2nf. KS esc. Abounader leads 4-2 with :40 left. On their feet. Abounader stall warning. 4-2.

3rd period: Abounader starts down. Abounader esc, has 1:06 rt. KS shoestrings td on the edge. Abounader leads 5-4 with :33 left. Abounader esc. Abounader wins 6-4.

184

1st Place Match – Ed Ruth (Penn State ) 29-1 won by major decision over Ethen Lofthouse (Iowa) 20-3 (MD 10-2)

3rd Place Match – Domenic Abounader (Michigan) 15-9 won by decision over Kevin Steinhaus (Minnesota) 21-6 (Dec 6-4)

5th Place Match – Kenny Courts (Ohio State) 29-7 won by major decision over Nikko Reyes (Illinois) 16-10 (MD 16-6)

3rd Place

197 – #3 Scott Schiller (Minnesota) dec. #7 Alex Polizzi (Northwestern) 6-1

1st period: underway. Polizzi in on a shot, off the mat. Polizzi single leg, SS defends. SS spin around td, leads 2-0.

2nd period: SS starts down. SS quick esc. SS spin around td, leads 5-0. Polizzi esc. 5-1.

3rd period: Polizzi starts down. SS riding tough, has over 2 min rt. SS rides out for the 6-1 win.

197

1st Place Match – Nick Heflin (Ohio State) 24-4 won in sudden victory – 2 over Morgan McIntosh (Penn State ) 27-3 (SV-2 5-3)

3rd Place Match – Scott Schiller (Minnesota) 29-4 won by decision over Alex Polizzi (Northwestern) 24-10 (Dec 6-1)

5th Place Match – Nathan Burak (Iowa) 16-5 won by decision over Braden Atwood (Purdue) 25-10 (Dec 2-1)

Championship Finals

285 – #5 Tony Nelson (Minnesota) dec.. #2 Adam Chalfant (Indiana) 2-1 tb1

1st period: underway. Chalfant in on a single, TN defends. 1:15 left. TN half shot. 0-0.

2nd period. Chalfant starts down. Chalfant esc. TN with :21 rt. Hand fighting. TN double attempt, nothing. :20 left. Chalfant leads 1-0.

3rd period: TN starts down. TN esc. Tied 1-1. On their feet. Chalfant in on a double, TN defends. :35 left. 1-1.

Overtime: :20 left. Chalfant double attempt, nothing.

1st :30: TN starts down. TN quick esc. TN stall warning. 2-1.

2nd :30: Chalfant starts down. TN rides for the win!

285

1st Place Match – Tony Nelson (Minnesota) 26-4 won in tie breaker – 1 over Adam Chalfant (Indiana) 25-3 (TB-1 2-1)

3rd Place Match – Bobby Telford (Iowa) 22-5 won by decision over Mike McClure (Michigan State) 27-7 (Dec 3-2)

5th Place Match – Michael McMullan (Northwestern) 13-4 won by decision over Jon Gingrich (Penn State ) 22-8 (Dec 8-2)

Final Team Scores

1. Penn State  140.5

2. Iowa 135.0

3. Minnesota 118.5

4. Ohio State 86.5

5. Nebraska 79.0

6. Illinois 78.5

7. Wisconsin 73.0

8. Michigan 71.5

9. Northwestern 58.0

10. Indiana 37.0

11. Purdue 34.5

12. Michigan State 21.5

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