Worthington finishes 7th at invitationalBLUE EARTH — The Worthington wrestling team finished seventh at the Blue Earth Invitational Saturday and had seven wrestlers place in the top-6 individually.
By: Daily Globe, Worthington Daily Globe
BLUE EARTH — The Worthington wrestling team finished seventh at the Blue Earth Invitational Saturday and had seven wrestlers place in the top-6 individually.
Worthington finished with 91 team points. Jackson County Central won the invitational with 248.5 points.
Jared Kinley finished second in the 138-pound weight class. He went 2-1 with two pins.
Anthony Luft (2-1, two pins) and Emmanuel Martinez (2-1, one pin) took third at 106 and 220 pounds, respectively.
Zach Kempema (2-2) and Carson Hagen (2-2, one pin) finished fourth at the 160 and 182-pound weight class, respectively.
Jacob Clarke finished fifth in the 145-pound weight class. He went 2-2 with a pin.
Blake Schroeder finished sixth in the 170-pound weight class. He went 1-3 with a pin.
The Trojans have a triangular meet against Luverne and Windom/Mountain Lake/Butterfield-Odin in Worthington Thursday.
Pipestone 54, T-M-B/W-WG 21
TRACY — The Pipestone Area wrestling team defeated Tracy-Milroy-Balaton/Westbrook-Walnut Grove Thursday.
The Arrows won 10 of the 14 weight classes. 103-pounder Nathan Westfield, 120-pounder Elijah Everson, 126-pounder Cole Nordmeyer and 132-pounder Walker Kor all recorded pins for Pipestone Area. Matt Haraldson recorded a tech fall at 182 pounds for the Arrows.
Of TMB/WWG’s four wins, 113-pounder Logan Axford, 160-pounder Austin Peterson and 195-pounder Brad Schmidt all recorded pins.
106 Westfield (P) fall 1:28 Carlson, 6-0
113 Axford (TMB) fall 5:50 Whipple, 6-6
120 Everson (P) fall 0:56 Schroeder, 12-6
126 Nordmeyer (P) fall 0:48 Salmon, 18-6
132 Kor (P) fall 2:52 McCrosky, 24-6
138 Ruppert (TMB) dec. 6-5 Ossefoort, 24-9
145 Bos (P) dec. 7-2 Christian, 27-9
152 Hachmann (P) forfeit, 33-9
160 Peterson (TMB) fall 3:19 Ryan, 33-15
170 Smith (P) maj. dec. 13-3 Michelson, 37-15
182 Haraldson (P) tech fall 15-0 Varpness, 42-15
195 Schmidt (TMB) fall 1:08 Hillard, 42-21
220 Gorter (P) forfeit, 48-21
Hwt. Thomssen (P) forfeit, 54-21