B.E. Area grapplers flatten LSH, fall to New Prague
BLUE EARTH — The Blue Earth Area Bucs wrestlers split their triangular, beating the LeSueur-Henderson Giants 78-6 and falling to the New Prague Trojans 40-20 on Tuesday night in Blue Earth.
The Bucs racked up eight falls, while Adam Schavey (138), Cole Warmka (152), Dominic Whitlow (182) and Jordan Huse (195) all received forfeits.
Bucs’ 106-pounder Caleb Beeler opened the match with 1:50 pin on Jordan Grinde, while BEA teammate Davis Sunken used only 14 seconds to put Tyler Miller on his back at 113.
Cooper Ochsendorf followed suit with a 53-second fall on Giants’ 120-pounder James Loewe. Koby Nagel flattened Ethan Grenelin in 1:59 and Jaxen Klinkner pinned Will Medina in 4:54 at the 132- and 145-pound weight classes, respectively.
The Bucs’ No. 6-ranked 170-pounder Zach Buseman wrestled at 160 and pinned Rylee Christian-Fredrickson in 14 seconds before Akeira Morrow earned a win via injury default against Isais Sanchez at 170.
Isaac Martinez (220) and No. 10-ranked 285-pounder Trevor Oppedal pinned Noe Sanchez in 43 seconds and Alan Eotvos in 15 seconds, respectively, to round out BEA’s win.
Class A, No. 6-ranked 120-pounder Jorge Hernandez wrestled at 126 and pinned Jack Frundt in 21 seconds for the Giants’ lone match win against the Bucs.
The Trojans then topped the Bucs, 40-20, in the triangular.
Ochsendorf, Buseman, Morrow, Huse and Oppedal all went 2-0 on the night, beating their Trojan opponents. Ochsendorf beat Jacob Vaughan, 9-5, while Buseman edged Class AAA, No. 4-ranked 160-pounder Gage Giles, 4-2. Morrow pocketed a 5-4 win over Jay Skogerboe. Huse used 3:36 to pin Connor Scharf, and Oppedal won by forfeit.
The Trojans’ No. 8-ranked 106-pounder Nicholas Novak took a 9-0 major decision against Beeler before Colby Dunkel defeated Sunken, 7-2. Simon Kajer then beat Frundt, 10-4.
Taylor Woodyard and Carter Bornholdt both earned pins as Woodyard recorded a 3:16 fall on Nagel and Bornholdt used 1:43 to get the slap of the canvas on Schavey. Brennan Rutt, who is ranked 10th at 220, pinned Isaac Martinez in 1:34.
Max Scheffler won an 8-5 decision against Klinkner, Jake Trachte beat Whitlow, 12-10, and Ethan Gregory received a forfeit at 152.
Blue Earth Area is idle until it hosts Fairmont/Martin County West on Jan. 5 in Blue Earth.
BEA 78, LSH 6
106: Caleb Beeler (BEA) pinned Jordan Grinde, 1:50.
113: Davis Sunken (BEA) pinned Tyler Miller, 0:14.
120: Cooper Ochsendorf (BEA) pinned James Loewe, 0:53.
126: Jorge Hernandez (LSH) pinned Jack Frundt, 0:21.
132: Koby Nagel (BEA) pinned Ethan Genelin, 1:59.
138: Adam Schavey (BEA) won by forfeit.
145: Jaxen Klinkner (BEA) pinned Will Medina, 4:54.
152: Cole Warmka (BEA) won by forfeit.
160: Zach Buseman (BEA) pinned Rylee Christian-Fredrickson, 0:14.
170: Akeira Morrow (BEA) inj. default over Isais Sanchez.
182: Dominic Whitlow (BEA) won by forfeit.
195: Jordan Huse (BEA) won by forfeit.
220: Isaac Martinez (BEA) pinned Noe Sanchez, 0:43.
285: Trevor Oppedal (BEA) pinned Alan Eotvos, 0:15.
New Prague 40, BEA 20
106: Nicholas Novak (NP) major dec. Caleb Beeler, 9-0.
113: Colby Dunkel (NP) dec. Davis Sunken, 7-2.
120: Cooper Ochsendorf (BEA) dec. Jacob Vaughan, 9-5.
126: Simon Kajer (NP) dec. Jack Frundt, 10-4.
132: Taylor Woodyard (NP) pinned Koby Nagel, 3:16.
138: Carter Bornholdt (NP) pinned Adam Schavey, 1:43.
145: Max Scheffler (NP) dec. Jaxen Klinkner, 8-5.
152: Ethan Gregory (NP) won by forfeit.
160: Zach Buseman (BEA) dec. Gaige Giles, 4-2.
170: Akeira Morrow (BEA) dec. Jay Skogerboe, 5-4.
182: Jake Trachte (NP) dec. Dominic Whitlow, 12-10.
195: Jordan Huse (BEA) pinned Connor Scharf, 3:36.
220: Brennan Rutt (NP) pinned Isaac Martinez, 1:34.
285: Trevor Oppedal (BEA) won by forfeit.