Area Wrestling: Gobblers, W-DC both fall short in duals
GRAND RAPIDS — Jordan Chouanard remained undefeated, but the Aitkin Gobblers came up short losing 37-28 to the 6-2 Grand Rapids Thunderhawks in a non-conference match Thursday.
Chouanard, ranked third in Class 1A at 145 pounds, improved to 18-0 with a 10-1 major decision over Alex Seaner.
Winning by pins for the Gobblers were Noah Landrus at 126, Brian Wold (132) and Adam Bast (195).
Jack Braton eked out a 5-3 overtime decision at 113 and Adam Bast out-pointed Aaron Smith 16-11 at 170.
Grand Rapids 37, Aitkin 28
106: Joe Palik (GR) dec. Dan Nordean 2-0
113: Jack Braton (A) OT dec. Jackson Schauer 5-3
120: David Brendan (GR) maj dec. Jerod Novak 10-1
126: Noah Landrus (A) pinned Jeremy Erickson 4:26
132: Brian Wold (A) pinned Jake Schlader 3:37
138: Tyler Jobe (GR) pinned Adam Jackson 1:27
145: Frank Delung (GR) dec. Shawn Philipp 7-3
152: Jordan Chounanard (A) maj. dec. Alex Seanger 10-1
160: Pat Hopkins (GR) pinned Travis Bare :46
170: Adam Bast (A) dec. Aaron Smith 16-11
182: Jamison Evans (GR) pinned Lucas Anderson 1:19
195: Alan Bast (A) pinned Will Rusch 4:57
220: Kaleb Miller (GR) pinned Anthony Ashton 1:32
285: Zach Grandia (GR) dbl OT dec. Cooper Blau 1-0
Overall: A 6-4. Next: Aitkin at Bemidji Invite Saturday.
Pelican Rapids 42,
WADENA — Sam Waln won by pin bringing his record to 14-4, but the Wadena-Deer Creek Wolverines were defeated 42-32 by the Pelican Rapids Vikings in a non-conference dual Thursday.
Devin Barthel and Tony Reurick also won by pin for the Wolverines, which dropped their fifth straight.
Pelican Rapids 42, Wadena-Deer Creek 32
106: Daniel Franco (PR) dec. Tristin Godel 3-1
113: Sam Waln (WDC) pinned Dakotah Tixely 2:45
120: Brian Gomez (PR) dec. Jake Waln 14-8
126: Jesus Romero (PR) forfeit
132: Devin Barthel (WDC) pinned Carlos Guiterrez 3:30
138: Josh Lawson (WDC) dec. Ray Elizondo 7-16
145: Hoshe Mortez (PR) pinned Tyler Wheeler 1:24
152: Josh Klovstad (PR) forfeit
160: Jacob Ludovissie (WDC) tech. fall over Alex Diaz 4:00
170: Ben Barragan (PR) pinned Isaac Malone 1:03
182: Jed Edensono (PR) forfeit
195: Tony Reurink (WDC) pinned Jordan Mohr 3:40
220: Caleb Monson (WDC) forfeit
285: Muhammed Carbo (PR) pinned Mason Lohmiller 3:20
Overall: WDC 2-8. Next: Wadena-Deer Creek at Mahnomen dual 4 p.m. Friday.