Wrestling: Warriors sweep at Little Falls

Brainerd traveled to Little Falls for a wrestling triangular.

Easton Dircks

LITTLE FALLS — Brainerd’s Easton Dircks and Gabe Wagner each won two matches by pin as the Warriors earned a sweep Tuesday, March 2.

Brainerd defeated Little Falls 44-35 in a Section 8-3A match up and also beat Chisago Lakes 72-0.

In the match against the Flyers, Isaiah Jillson pinned his opponent and Jadon Petrie and Damien Benthro recorded pins in the win against Chisago Lakes.

The Flyers Ryan Kloecki, Nathaniel Kludt, Gabe Nagel and Eli VanRisseghem gained wins by pin in the loss to the Warriors.

In their second match, Little Falls defeated Chisago Lakes 60-22. Bryce Udy scored a win by fall.


Brainerd 44, Little Falls 35
106: Easton Dircks (B) pinned Bobby Toure 3:57
113: Cade Ostrowski (B) dec. Mason Rausch 9-4
120: Austin Litke (LF) tech fall Gus Carlson 3:41
126: Beau Robinson (LF) wins by forfeit
132: Kyle Eschenbacher (B) pinned Joey Wilczek
138: Isaiah Jillson (B) tech fall Wyatt Baum 6:00
145: Gabe Wagner (B) pinned hank LeClair 1:02
152: Ryan Kloecki (LF) pinned Adam Cox 2:45
160: Jadon Petrie (B) pinned Connor Sennart 2:42
170: Nathaniel Kludt (LF) pinned Gus Wagner 1:24
182: Damien Bentho (B) pinned Ivan Petrich 3:59
195: Gabe Nagel (LF) pinned Shane Carlson 2:19
220: Forrest Gibson (B) wins by forfeit
285: Eli Van Risseghem (LF) pinned Cole Larkin 5:01

Brainerd 72, Chisago Lakes 0
106: Easton Dircks (B) pinned Braxton Bender-Ehlke 1:27
113: Cade Ostrowski (B) wins by forfeit
120: Gus Carlson (B) wins by forfeit
126: Double forfeit
132: Kyle Eschenbacher (B) wins by forfeit
138: Isaiah Jillson (B) pinned Hayden Trupe 5:15
145: Gabe Wagner (B) pinned Nolan Huffman :44
152: Adam Cox (B) wins by forfeit
160: Jadon Petrie (B) wins by forfeit
170: Gus Wagner (B) dec. Logan bender 11-5
182: Damien Bentho (B) dec. Austin Siefert 9-4
195: Shane Carlson (B) wins by forfeit
220: Forrest Gibson (B) wins by forfeit
285: Cole Larkin (B) wins by forfeit
Overall: B 19-10. Next: Brainerd at Fergus Falls Triangular 5 p.m. Friday, March 5.

Little Falls 60, Chisago Lakes 22
106: Braxton Bender-Ehlke (CL) pinned Bobby Toure 2:38
113: Mason Rausch (LF) wins by forfeit
120: Austin Litke (LF) wins by forfeit
126: Beau Robinson (LF) wins by forfeit
132: Bryce Udy (LF) pinned Andrew Novack 2:22
138: Hayden Trupe (CL) pinned Dane Ballou 2:27
145: Nolan Huffman (CL) maj. Dec. Hank LeClair 13-2
152: Jonah Olson (LF) wins by forfeit
160: Ryan Koeckl (LF) wins by forfeit
170: Ivan Petrich (LF) wins by forfeit
182: Austin Siefert (CL) pinned Nathaniel Kludt 3:59
195: Gabe Nagel (LF) wins by forfeit
220: Peyton Carll (LF) wins by forfeit
285: Eli Van Risseghem (LF) wins by forfeit
Overall: LF 11-12. Next: Little Falls hosts Milaca, Annandale 10 a.m. Saturday, March 6.
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