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Area Wrestling: Aitkin, Pierz both winners Tuesday

The Aitkin Gobblers and Pierz Pioneers both hit the mat Tuesday, Dec. 6.

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Aitkin 45, Hibbing 30

HIBBING — Craig Ashton picked up his 60th career pin with a fall at 3:18 for the Aitkin Gobblers as they defeated the Hibbing Bluejackets 45-30 in their season-opening dual, Tuesday, Dec. 6.

Hayden Workman, Kenny Erickson and Jacob McGuire all recorded pins for Aitkin while Weston Kyllonen and Jacob Williams won their matches with 9-6 and 15-13 decisions, respectively.

Aitkin 45, Hibbing 30

106: Weston Kyllonen (A) dec. Ben Masheimer 9-6

113: Nehemiah Figueroa (H) pinned Andrew Hudrlick 4:45

120: Jacob McGuire (A) pinned Emma Platt 1:58

126: Christian Jelle (H) pinned John Pelarski 3:37

132: Jackson Cline (A) dec. Kaden Sweeney 13-9

138: Tyler Franke (A) forfeit

145: Nathan Trotter (A) forfeit

152: Kenny Erickson (A) pinned Kenny Miraflores 1:43

160: Bryson Larrabee (H) pinned Walker Jones 4:47

170: Hayden Workman (A) pinned Preston Thronson 1:16

182: Jacob Williams (A) dec. Cooper Hendrickson 15-13

195: Thomas Hagen (H) forfeit

220: Ian Larrabee (H) pinned Kane Beirne 2:53

285: Craig Ashton (A) pinned Alex Henderson 3:18

Overall: A 1-0. Next: Aitkin at Jackson County Central Invite 9:30 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 10.

Pierz wins two

MILACA — Derek Stangl finished 2-0 with two pins as the Pierz Pioneers picked up two wins in their first dual matches of the season by defeating Rush City-Braham 52-18 and Milaca 36-34 at the Milaca Triangular Tuesday, Dec. 6.

Liam Hennessy recorded two wins at 126 pounds while Carter Young and Jacob LeBlanc each tallied two wins for the Pioneers.

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Pierz 36, Milaca 34

Pierz 52 , Rush City-Braham 18

106: Kyle Stangl 1-0, Link Toops 1-0

113: Carter Young 1-0, Kyle Stangl 0-1

120: Cash Fussy 1-0, Carter Young 1-0

126: Liam Hennessy 2-0

132: Derek Stangl 2-0

138: Brayden Melby 1-1

145: Derrick Pryzbilla 0-2

152: Jacob LeBlanc 1-0, Chase Becker 1-0

160: Jayden Zajac 1-0, Jacob LeBlanc 1-0

170: Caleb Koch 1-0, Jayden Zajac 0-1

182: Nathan Nash 1-0, Caleb Koch 0-1

195: Wyatt Dingmann 0-2

220: Jack Byker 0-2

285: Carter Giese 1-1

Conference: Prz 1-0. Overall: Prz 2-0. Next: Pierz in Paul Bunyan Invite at Brainerd 4:30 p.m. Friday Dec. 9.

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