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AITKIN — Dalton Stevens earned his 100th win as the Aitkin Gobblers cleared the mats with the Cloquet Lumberjacks in Tuesday’s 80-0 Great River Conference win.

Stevens, Jack Braton, Aaron Benson, Shawn Philipp, Isaac Novak, and Alan Bast each won via pin, while Kevin Handt won the match’s only decision and seven Gobblers were credited with wins by forfeit.

Aitkin 80, Cloquet 0

103: Colton LaPlante (Ait) win by forfeit

112: Jack Braton (Ait) pinned Jolynne Denman 4:25

119: Jerod Novak (Ait) win by forfeit

125: Mike Stafford (Ait) win by forfeit

130: Aaron Benson (Ait) pinned Jordan Baker 3:01

135: Brain Wold (Ait) win by forfeit

140: Shawn Philipp (Ait) pinned Kristina Erickson :34

145: Isaac Novak (Ait) pinned Cohen Nelson 4:00

152: Jordan Chouanard (Ait) win by forfeit

160: Dalton Stevens (Ait) pinned Justin Koen 1:57

171: Kevin Handt (Ait) dec. Jake Baker 5-3

189: Alan Bast (Ait) pinned Trevor Louther 1:53

215: Andrew Bast (Ait) win by forfeit

Hwt: Cooper Blau (Ait) win by forfeit

Overall: A 3-0. Next: Aitkin at Braham 7:30 p.m. Thursday.

S-M sweeps  C-I triangular

CROSBY — Chandler Trout picked up two wins at 189 pounds and Gavin Kadlec also won two matches for Staples-Motley as the Cardinals won both duals at the Crosby-Ironton triangular on Tuesday.

Trout improved his record to 4-0 as the Cards improved to 3-1 overall, 2-0 in the Mid-State Conference.

For the C-I Rangers, two-time state champion Hayden Zillmer remained undefeated (4-0) at 140 with a fall and major decision.

Team scores

Staples-Motley 42, Crosby-Ironton 16

Staples-Motley 42, Detroit Lakes 25

Detroit Lakes 47, Crosby-Ironton 12

Staples-Motley records

103: Gage Brown 1-1

112: Blake Miller 1-0 

119: Josh Becker 1-1

125: David Hobson 0-2

130: Brady Killian 1-0

135: Jordan Heldman 1-1

140: Tyler Pogreba 1-1

145: Tom Zoellner 1-1

152: Gavin Kadlec 2-0

160: Brent Lisson 1-0

171: Blake Petrich 1-0

189: Chandler Trout 2-0

215: Cody Drone 0-1

Hwt: Tyler O’Brien 1-0, David DeYonge 1-0

Conference: SM 2-0. Overall: SM 3-1. Next: Staples-Motley at New-York Mills quadrangular Friday.

Crosby-Ironton records

103: Caleb Voss 0-2

112: Mat Malloy 0-1

125: Joe Sura 1-1

140: Hayden Zillmer 2-0

189: Jeremy Hamman 0-1

215: Hamman 1-0, Devan Gundry 1-0

Hwt: Gundry 0-1

Conference: C-I 0-2. Overall: C-I 1-2. Next: C-I at Pequot Lakes/Pine River-Backus Tuesday.

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