Lancers go 4-0 in Watertown (S.D.)
Behind 4-0 weekends from four different wrestlers, the Canby Lancers too went 4-0 in Watertown (S.D.) on Saturday.
The Lancers demolished three of their four opponents, dismantling Milbank (S.D.) 56-18 before a 66-6 thrashing of Sioux Falls O'Gorman. Canby also made light work of Sisseton (S.D.) in a 54-24 victory.
Only Sioux Falls Roosevelt was able to hang with the Lancers, with Canby escaping with a 30-29 win.
Quentin Beiningen used two pins and two forfeits to compile a 4-0 record on the weekend, while Christian Full also had a pair of pins and pair of forfeit victories for the Lancers.
Brock Nothem had just one pin and one forfeit during his 4-0 weekend, but he also had two wins by decision. Austin Campbell reached 4-0 with a pair of pins, a forfeit, and a win by decision.
The Lancers (7-2 overall) will be back on the mat on Friday when they travel to Redwood Falls for the Redwood Valley invitational.
Canby 56, Milbank (S.D.) 18
Canby 66, Sioux Falls O'Gorman 6
Canby 54, Sisseton (S.D.) 24
Canby 30, Sioux Falls Roosevelt 29
Canby Individual Records
106- Wyatt Johansen 2-2
113- Konnor King 2-2
120- Nick Antony 2-2
126- Jack Citrowske 3-1
132- Quentin Beiningen 4-0
138- Brock Nothem 4-0
145- Nick Stoks 3-1
152- Austin Campbell 4-0
160- Michael Petersen 2-2
170-Hayden Goplen 2-2
182- Christian Full 4-0
195- Cole Regnier 3-1
220-Adam Evenson 1-3
285-Gavin Benz 1-2
United wrestling team finishes 5th at Grant County Tournament
The Dawson-Boyd/Lac qui Parle Valley wrestling team finished fifth in the Grant County Wrestling Tournament, hosted by West Central Area High School Saturday in Barrett.
Fergus Falls won the 12-team tournament with a score of 206.5. New York Mills placed second (165 points), followed by Alexandria (152), Morris Area (151.5) and D-B/LQPV (127).
Jake Lehmann was the only individual champion for D-B/LQPV on the day. The junior went 3-0 to win the 285-pound title.
The United had two second-place finishers in Kasey Willander (160 pounds) and Jordan Staab (195), and Joe Weeding took third at 170.
Grant County Wrestling Tournament
Team Results: 1. Fergus Falls 206.5, 2. New York Mills 165, 3. Alexandria 152, 4. Morris Area 151, 5. Dawson-Boyd/Lac qui Parle Valley 127, 6. Border West 119.5, 7. Pelican Rapids 107, 8. West Central Area-Ashby-Evansville 75, 9. Browerville 73, 10. Ottertail Central 65, 11. Long Prairie-Grey Eagle 58, 12. Mille Lacs 55.
D-B/LQPV Individual Placewinners
106-Peyton Mortenson - 4th place (3-2)
120-Jordan Bothun - 4th place (2-2)
160-Kasey Willander - 2nd place (2-1)
170-Joe Weeding - 3rd place (3-1)
182-Wyatt Ireland - 4th place (1-2)
195-Jordan Staab - 2nd place (2-1)
220-Cole Bungarden - 6th place (2-3)
285-Jake Lehmann - 1st place (3-0)
Minneota takes 2nd at St. James Classic
The Minneota wrestling team took second place as a team at Saturday's St. James Area Classic.
The Vikings finished with 184 points, just three points less than champion Lake Crystal-Wellcome Memorial. St. James Area came in third with 176 points in the six-team event.
Minneota had four individual champions on the day, including Bryce Bruner (132 pounds), Nicholas Esping (145), Cole Hennen (152) and Isaac Josephson (182).
St. James Area Classic
Team Results: 1. Lake Crystal-Wellcome Memorial 187, 2. Minneota 184, 3. St. James Area 176, 4. New Richland-Hartland-Ellendale-Geneva 102, 5. LeSueuer-Henderson 88.5; 6. Minnehaha Academy/DeLaSalle 46.
Minneota Individual Finishers
106-Brock Buysse - 2nd place
113-Kyle Hennen - 2nd place
120-Landyn VanOverbeke - 2nd place
126-Leo Buysse - 3rd place
132-Bryce Bruner - 1st place
138-Alec Engler - 2nd place
145-Nicholas Esping - 1st place
152-Cole Hennen - 1st place
160-Grant Abraham - 5th place
170-Nathan Bueltel - 4th place
182-Isaac Josephson - 1st place
195-Jameson Hettling - 5th place
220-Willy Flood - 4th place
285-Doug VanKeulen - 4th place