Wrestling: Pelican Rapids defeats United Clay Becker 51-21
Pelican Rapids defeated United Clay Becker 51-21 in the season-opening wrestling dual for both teams Tuesday night in Hawley. Sander O'Connell got the Badgers off to a 3-0 lead winning his 106-pound match 3-1 over the Vikings' Austin Simpson. Pel...
Pelican Rapids defeated United Clay Becker 51-21 in the season-opening wrestling dual for both teams Tuesday night in Hawley.
Sander O’Connell got the Badgers off to a 3-0 lead winning his 106-pound match 3-1 over the Vikings’ Austin Simpson.
Pelican Rapids took the next nine consecutive matches, including two UCB forfeits at 120 and 138, to build an insurmountable lead with four matches remaining.
The Badgers got strong outings late in the match from Nick Wamre (182 pounds), Isac Coufal (195) and Sam Wamre (220). All three won by fall.
Wamre pinned Nick Thompson at 3:20. Coufal pinned Kyle Tiggeman at 1:37 and Wamre recorded the fastest pin of the night at 39 seconds over Stanley Fisher.
UCB (0-1) will travel to New York Mills to take part in a quadrangle with Staples-Motley, Foston/Bagley and the host Eagles Friday, Dec. 5.
Pelican Rapids 51 United Clay Becker 21
106 Sander O’Connell (UBC) WBD over Austin Simpson (PR) 3-1
113 Matthew Osborne (PR) WBF over Brady Boe (UBC) 3:50
120 Danny Franco (PR) WBForfeit
126 Alejandra Romero (PR) WBF over Leonard Jearal (UBC) 2:53
132 Robert Mazariegos (PR) WND over Riley Byklum (UBC) 8-4
138 Dakota Pixley (PR) WBForfeit
145 Guillermo Rosiles (PR) WBF over Jack Osborne (UBC) 1:38
152 Casey Kulsrud (PR)WBF over Alec Korby (UBC) 4:39
160 Alex Diaz (PR) WBF over Trent Rosing (UBC) 3:12
170 Hobet Diaz (PR) WBForfeit
182 Nick Wamre (UBC) WBF over Nick Thompson (PR) 3:20
195 Isac Coufal (UBC) WBF over Kyle Tiggeman (PR) 1:37
220 Sam Wamre (UBC) WBF over Stanley Fisher (PR) 0:39
285 double forfeit