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MORRIS — Darian Rubner won the title at 152 pounds and the Pequot Lakes/Pine River-Backus Road Crew edged Morris Area by a point for second place in the eight-team Morris-Hancock/Chokio-Alberta tournament Saturday.


Rubner won his title with a 9-1 major decision over Wyatt Nordskog of Fosston/Bagley after winning his opening-round with a 58-second pin and a 21-1 major decision in the semis.

Nate Adkins (106) and Jace Loge (132) finished second.

Garnering third-place finishes were Derek Sonenstahl (145), Peter Harrison (160) and Jared Adkins (195).

Triston Rubner (113), Nick Gravdahl (126) and Nick Kramp (220) took consolation titles.

Team scores: 1-Kerkhoven-Murdock-Sunburg 241, 2-Pequot Lakes/Pine River-Backus 166, 3-Morris Area/Hancock/Chokio-Alberta 165, 4-Fosston/Bagley 146, 5-Breckenridge/Campbell-Tintah 104, 6-West Central Area/Ashby 76, 7-Luverne 59.5, 8-Ortonville 27.

Pequot Lales/PR-B results

106: 2nd-NAte Adkins

113: 5th-Triston Rubner

120: 4th-Joe Harrison

126: 5th-Nick Gravdahl

132: 2nd-Jace Loge

138: 4th-Kyle Jordan

145: 3rd-Derek Sonenstahl

152: 1st-Darian Rubner

160: 3rd-Peter Harrison

170: 4th-Justin Mackenthun

182: open

195: 3rd-Jared Adkins

220: 5th-Nick Kramp

285: 4th Kurt Kent

Next: Pequot Lakes/Pine River-Backus in Section 8-2A tournament 11 a.m. Saturday at Thief River Falls.

Aitkin 57,

Royalton/Upsala 18

ROYALTON — Jordan Chouanard suffered his first defeat of the season in the Aitkin Gobblers’ 57-18 win over Royalton/Upsala in a dual meet Saturday.

Chouanard, 30-0 and ranked second in Class 2A at 152 pounds, moved up to 160 where he faced ninth-ranked Mitch Lange, who scored a last-second reversal to win 4-2.

Winning with pins for the 13-4 Gobblers were Jack Braton (113), Brian Wold (132) Adam Jackson (138), Travis Bare (152) Alan Bast (182) and Cooper Blau (285)

Aitkin 57, Royalton/Upsala 18

106: Colton LePlante (A) by forfeit

113: Jack Braton (A) pinned Matt Neu :44

120: Jerod Novak (A) dec. Brad Kroll 10-4

126: Andy Poster (RU) pinned Noah Landrus 5:24

132: Brian Wold (A) pinned Trent Cimenski 3:44

138: Adam Jackson (A) pinned Ty Held :23

145: Shawn Urbanski (RU) dec. Shawn Philipp 3-2

152: Travis Bare (A) pinned Tim Valencia-Louden :41

160: Mitch Lange (RU) dec. Jordan Chouanard 4-2

170: Adam Bast (A) by forfeit

182: Alan Bast (A) pinned Chris George 1:00

195: Anthony Ashton (A) by forfeit

220: Cory Wensmann RU pinned Roy Wigton 1:00

Hwt: Cooper Blau (A) pinned Austin Hackett 3:05

Overall: A 13-4. Next: No. 6 Minneapolis Patrick Henry at No. 3 Aitkin in Section 7-1A team quarterfinals 7 p.m. Tuesday.