The Spartan Wrestling Team opened MVC action with an impressive 57-15 win at LaCrosse Logan. The match was highlighted by 8 Spartan pins. Following are some highlights of the match:
The match began at 220 with Chase Bernett losing a close 8-5 decision to Calvin Wright. The match came down to a final TD shot for Bernett that he was unable to finish off.
285 – Joe Benish continued his strong start with a dominating pin in 1:44.
103 – Corey Zimmerman lost 7-0 to Nick Houlihan.
112 – Jaren Poff from Logan defeat Trygve Zurfluh 6-0.
120 – John Roddick received a forfeit.
126 – Steven Kelly defeated David Rodriquez 11-5.
132 – Brock Polhamus looked impressive dominating then pinning Aaron Zitelman in 3:45.
138 – Austin Feltner (a 126 pounder) was pinned in 3:13.
145 – Michael Murnane didn’t waste any time pinning Adam Bergeron in :30 seconds.
152 – Senior Dillon Erickson wrestled very well earning a pin in 2:52 over Mark Knudtson.
160 – Sophomore Walker Polhamus picked up an exciting win over Joel Shear pinning the Logan Ranger in 3:59.
170 – Greg Skon pinned Alex Rogers in 1:35.
182 – Kyle Burkhalter powered his way to a pin over lange Lomprey in :33 seconds.
195 – Daniel Dawley continued his string of pins to start the season with a 2:47 fall over Alex Green.
The JV wrestlers will travel to Marshfield this Saturday along with the Sparta Middle School team for a tournament at Marshfield High School. The varsity and JV will be in action next Friday and Saturday, Dec. 14, 15 in Harrisonville, MO. The JV team will be competint in a tournament on Friday Dec. 14 at Melrose-Mindoro.