Area Wrestling: Erpelding sets record in S-M loss
STAPLES--Alex Erpelding pinned Mason Bradley in 50 seconds for his 100th career pin, breaking the previous school record for pins set by Mark Carlson during the Staples-Motley Cardinals 38-33 loss to the United North Central Warriors Thursday.
STAPLES-Alex Erpelding pinned Mason Bradley in 50 seconds for his 100th career pin, breaking the previous school record for pins set by Mark Carlson during the Staples-Motley Cardinals 38-33 loss to the United North Central Warriors Thursday.
Erpelding became the Cardinals' all-time wins leader with 171 win, beating the record of 170 wins set by Carlson in 1999.
Spencer Miller, Shaine Guggenberger and Braden Tyrell also won by pin for S-M.
UNC 38, Staples-Motley 33
106: Tucker Holmer (UNC) dec. Payton Bjerga 6-1
113: Isaac Tellers (UNC) pin Conner Dobson 1:59
120: Eion Ness (UNC) pin Brayden Christensen 1:46
126: Spencer Miller (SM) pinned Zach Fuller 1:03
132: Owen Bjerga (SM) won by Forfeit
138: Bridger Bettin (UNC) dec Jasiah Paskewitz 12-10 OT
145: Austin Bacon (UNC) pinned Cade Schmidt 1:19
152: Cade LaCoe (UNC) dec Isaac Swendsrud 5-1
160: Dakota Meech (UNC) pinned James Ehresman 3:25
170: Toby Hintzman (UNC) tech fall Jonathan Lisson 17-2 6:00
182: Alex Erpelding (SM) pinned Mason Bradley :50
195: Shaine Guggenberger (SM) pinned Lance Hendrickson 5:55
220: Braden Tyrell (SM) pinned Brock Kako 4:40
285: Kyle Serich (SM) dec Jared Seibert 3-2 OT
Overall: SM 9-5. Next: No. 2 Staples-Motley vs. No. 7 Breckenridge in Section 6-1A team tournament at Staples 7 p.m. Tuesday.
PL/PRB 39, Aitkin 30
AITKIN-Justin Neumann pinned his opponent in 1:23 to help the Pequot Lakes/Pine River-Backus Road Crew win 39-30 over the Aitkin Gobblers Thursday.
Aitkin has lost six straight and the Road Crew has won five straight.
Addisuone Harrington and Evan Gravdahl also secured pins for the Road Crew.
Jack Gravelle, Silas Berg, and Luke Pelarski each recorded a pin for the Gobblers.
PLPRB 39, Aitkin 30
106: Carson Kullhem (A) dec Evan Koering 7-3
113: Addisuone Harrington (PLPRB) pinned Tyler Decent 1:42
120: Jack Gravelle (A) pinned Austin Staricha 1:14
126: Silas Berg (A) pinned Zach Stevenson :52
132: Luke Pelarski (A) pinned Zack Tulenchick 3:34
138: Jake Poehler (PLPRB) dec Carter Endrizzi 11-6
145: Peter Koering (PLPRB) dec Dylan Quade 6-0
152: Quin Miller (A) dec Tim Ryan 3-1
160: Evan Gravdahl (PLPRB) pinned Mitchell Stevenson 3:55
170: Kenny Hesse (A) pinned Keanan Dahl :55
182: Devin Richards (PLPRB) dec Cedric Farnsworth 6-5
195: Justin Neumann (PLPRB) pinned Steven Whitney 1:23
220: John Urseth (PLPRB) wins by Forfeit
285: Myca Reynolds (PLPRB) wins by Forfeit
Overall: A 8-15, PLPRB 13-11. Next: Aitkin in Great River Conference championship at Ogilvie Friday.
Little Falls 0-2
SARTELL-Josh Beack and Grant Litke each finished 2-0 with two pins for the Little Falls Flyers, who dropped two non-conference matches Thursday.
Little Falls fell to Sartell 41-36 and Willmar 39-27.
Billy Winkelman also went 2-0 for the Flyers, pinning one of his opponents and Lane Rutten finished 2-0.
Willmar 39, Little Falls 27
Sartell 41, Little Falls 36
106: Kole Kern 0-1, Trent Kruple 0-1
113: Spencer Strempke 0-2
120: Simon Pantzke 0-2
126: Gabe Nagel 0-2
132: Dakota Kerrn 1-1
138: Leo Wilczek 1-1
145: Lane Rutten 2-0
152: Josh Beack 2-0
160: Wyatt Lillemoe 0-2
170: Grant Litke 2-0
182: AJ Jenks 1-1
195: Tony Winkelman 1-1
220: Billy Winkelman 2-0
285: Ryan Graves 0-2
Overall: LF 14-8. Next: Little Falls in Section 8-3A team tournament TBA.