Sparta came out strong the first day at West Allis leading all teams with 12 total pins and finishing with 73.5 points — second only to Mukwanago’s 83. Only two points behind Sparta is East Troy at 71.5 points.
Matt Tourdot, Jared Rickert, Jeff Dolan, Michael Jacobsen and Trevor Hutson all finished the day undefeated. Colin Burns-Gilbert (140), Rickert (145) and Dolan (152) all dropped down a weight class creating a gap at 160 where no wrestler entered. Here are the records for all wrestlers after day one:
103 – Derek McDonald 1-1 including one pin
112 – Adam Simpson 1-1 including one pin
119 – Aaron Kast 1-1 including one pin
125 – Jenna Ahnen 1-1 including one pin
130 – Matt Tourdot 2-0 including one pin
135 – Jordan Stanek 0-2
140 – Colin Burns-Gilbert 1-1 including one pin
145 – Jared Rickert 2-0 including one pin and one tech fall
152 – Jeff Dolan 2-0 including one pin and one major decision
160 – NO WRESTLER ENTERED
171 – Michael Jacobsen 2-0 including one pin
189 – Trevor Hutson 2-0 including one pin and one major decision
215 – Quincy Degenhardt 1-1 including one pin
285 – Kevin Schmitz 1-1 including one pin
With their victories, Jared Rickert and Michael Jacobsen remained undefeated on the season improving to 17-0 and 12-0 respectively.
After day one, Sparta has all but two weight classes still vying for places and points. It should be an exciting day with Sparta having a great shot to bring home a team trophy tomorrow. Check back here tomorrow night or Sunday morning for complete individual and team results as well as some photos from Friday night’s action.