Area Wrestling: Raiders rally to top W-DC

WADENA--Pins by Zach Waln, Holton Truax and Joseph Baker and two forfeits in the final five matches lifted the Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale/Parkers Prairie Raiders to a 48-32 Park Region Conference victory over the Wadena-Deer Creek Wolverines Tuesday.

WADENA-Pins by Zach Waln, Holton Truax and Joseph Baker and two forfeits in the final five matches lifted the Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale/Parkers Prairie Raiders to a 48-32 Park Region Conference victory over the Wadena-Deer Creek Wolverines Tuesday.

BHVPP's Trever Arceneau and Devin Dean also won by pin.

Chase Godel, Cody Wheeler and Tyler Wheeler recorded pins for WDC and Mason Snyder improved to 18-7 with a 6-1 decision over Class 1A's six-ranked Quinn Kern at 113 pounds.

BHV 48, WDC 32

106: Brock Peterson (BHV) by forfeit


113: Mason Snyder (WDC) dec. Quinn Kern 6-1

120: Trever Arceneau (BHV) pinned Jayson Young 2:48

126: Chase Godel (WDC) pinned James Grant 0:42

132: Colton Knudson (WDC) by forfeit

138: Devin Dean (BHV) pinned Alex Anderson 1:03

145: Blaine Snyder (WDC) tech fall Gidion Ervasti 22-5 5:22

152: Cody Wheeler (WDC) pinned Cody Shamp 1"02

160: Tyler Wheeler (WDC) pinned Carter Rokes 0:52


170: Derik Kimber (BHV) by forfeit

182: Zach Waln (BHV) pinned Jericho Baker 0:23

195: Holton Trux (BHV) pinned Steven Erkenbrack 1:53

220: Joseph Baker (BHV) pinned Logan Wegscheid 2:29

285: Craig Orlando (BHV) by forfeit

Conference: WDC 0-3, BHV 2-1. Overall: WDC 7-9, BHV 11-5. Next: Wadena-Deer Creek hosts Border West 7:30 p.m. Thursday.

Aitkin 1-1

AITKIN-Mitchell Stevenson went 2-0 with a pin and a major decision to help Aitkin split during Tuesday's triangular.


The Gobblers defeated the Cloquet/Esko Lumberjacks 37-27 in a Great River Conference clash, but lost to the the Deer River Warriors 36-27 in a non-conference matchup.

Carter Endrizzi, Kenny Hesse and Andrew Eklund also finished 2-0 for the Gobblers

Deer River 36, Aitkin 27

Aitkin 37, Cloquet 27

106: Carson Kullhem 0-2

113: Tyler Decent 0-2

120: Jack Gravelle 1-1

126: Silas Berg 1-1


132: Luke Pelarski 1-1

138: Jacob Hagestuen 1-1

145: Carter Endrizzi 2-0

152: Quin Miller 1-1

160: Mitchell Stevenson 2-0

170: Kenny Hesse 1-0

182: Hesse 1-0, Cedric Farnsworth 0-1

195: Farnsworth 0-1, Steven Whitney 0-1


220: Andrew Eklund 2-0

Conference: A 5-0. Overall: A 8-10. Next: Aitkin vs. Royalton/Upsala, Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale/PP at Royalton Thursday .

Pierz suffers first loss

LONG PRAIRIE-Heavyweight Austin Dickman recorded the only pin for Class 1A's second-ranked Pierz Pioneers who suffered their first loss of the season, 36-24 against 1A's sixth-ranked West Central Knights.

Pierz rebounded to defeat the Long Prairie-Grey Eagle Thunder 50-14 in their second meet at the LP-GE Triangular.

Matt Kummet added a 15-0 technical fall and Brett Kapsner recorded a major decision for Pierz against West Central.

West Central 36, Pierz 24

Pierz 50, LPGE 14


106: Jordan Lohse (WC) dec. Brandon Funk 3-0

113: Kaleb Getz (WC) tech fall Chandler Doucette 16-5, 4:08

120: Drake Swanson (WC) pinned Jake Andres 3:51

126:Jake Nohre (WC) dec. Austin Radunz 8-3

132: Lukas Popp (P) dec. Chris Onstad 7-2

138: Reese Kapsner (P) dec. Hunter Mickelson 4-1

145: Kaden Spindler (WC) maj. dec. Andrew Tomal 13-3

152: Keaton Long (WC) pinned Colton Kapsner 3:21

160: Jalen Jansen (P) dec. Tyler Onstad 11-10

170: Levi Larkin (WC) pinned Logan Lease 2:22

182: Brett Kapsner (P) maj. dec. Alex Butcher 12-2

195: Matt Kummet (P) tech. fall Wyatt Olson 15-0, 4:22

220: Mason Nibbe (WC) dec. Carson Huls 6-2

285: Austin Dickman (P) pinned Zach Mattson 3:04

Overall: Prz 22-1. Next: Pierz vs. Benson, Osakis at Osakis Thursday.

C-I goes 0-2

CROSBY-Nate Williams went 2-0, including an upset victory over Class 1A's eighth-ranked Dillon McGee, for the Crosby-Ironton Rangers, who finished 0-2 Tuesday

C-I fell to the Mille Lacs Raiders 40-35 and the Walker-Hackensack-Akeley Wolves 38-37.

Williams' two wins improves his record to 21-4. Austin Johnson, Kaven Blazek, Gabe Ryappy and Taylor Eigenheer each went 2-0 and pinned all of their opponents for the Rangers.

Blazek's season record is now 21-6 and Eigenheer's is 20-7.

WHA 38, Crosby-Ironton 37

Mille Lacs 40, Crosby-Ironton 35

106: Aiden Voss 1-1

113: Hayden Mcgowan 0-1

120: Nate Williams 2-0

126: Adam Christopher 1-1

132: Matt Christopher 1-1

138:Josh Mienert 0-2

145: Austin Johnson 2-0

152: Kaven Blazek 2-0

160: Zach Bennett 0-2

170: Gabe Ryappy 2-0

195: Taylor Eigenheer 2-0

220: Eli Lies 0-2

285: Kyle Blazek 0-2

Overall: CI 3-10. Next: conference tournament at Pelican Rapids Saturday 10 am.

Perham 69, PL/PRB 0

PINE RIVER-Pequot Lakes/Pine River-Backus fell to Class 2A's sixth-ranked Perham Yellowjackets 69-0 in a non-conference meet Tuesday.

The Road Crew, 9-9 overall, wrestled at the Pelican Rapids tournament Saturday.

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