Craig, Parker wrestling teams pick up victories
Janesville Craig’s wrestling team flattened Whitewater on Tuesday night.
The Cougars got pins from six wrestlers en route to a 51-15 nonconference win over the Whippets.
“Whitewater’s not a bad team at all and have beaten some pretty good teams this season,” Craig coach Mark Mullen said. “So for us to come in here and get a convincing win is good to see.”
Craig got pins from Stone Klingaman, Deon Newson, Grant Pleiss, Anthony Skrede, Zach Mulrooney and Brock Bennett.
The Cougars conclude the Big Eight Conference dual season tonight at Madison West.
CRAIG 51, WHITEWATER 15
106—Stone Klingaman (JC) pinned Jameson Hutchins, 2:26; 113—Irving Sedano (W) dec. Nate Farrell, 12-7; 120—Deon Newson (JC) pinned Michael Fernandez, 4:33; 126—Grant Pleiss (JC) pinned Jimmy Cushman, 2:25; 132—Kyle LeCaptain (JC) won by forfeit; 138—Anthony Skrede (JC) pinned Max Reed, :39; 145—Zach Mulrooney (JC) pinned Victor Fernandez, :33.
152—John Saylor (W) dec. Logan Baker, 10-5; 150—James Ehlen (W) dec. Aristide Serrano, 5-1; 170—Aaron Maresch (JC) dec. Nate Barrett, 11-4; 182—Samon Sheke (W) dec. Mollet, 6-5; 195—Tom Duval (W) dec. Alex McNall, 8-1; 220—Brock Bennett (JC) pinned Bryce Peche, 1:39; 285—Owen Ross (JC) won by forfeit.
n Starting weight—182.
• Parker 51, Madison East 28—The Vikings wrapped up the Big Eight Conference dual-meet season with a convincing win over the Purgolders.
Parker (3-6) got pins from Alex Miller at 182 and Tyler Thornton at 145, while Gage Burdick won by decision at 138.
“The guys wrestled hard tonight and laid the foundation for having a good tournament on Saturday,” Parker coach Danny Jackson said. “We hope to conclude the Big Eight conference tournament with as many individual champions as possible.”
The Vikings compete in the conference tournament Saturday at Verona.
PARKER 51, EAST 28
106—Trever Cheney (P) won by forfeit; 113—Travis Thornton (P) won by forfeit; 120—Mike Roca (P) won by forfeit; 126—Dylan Siener (P) won forfeit; 132—Patrick Geoghegan (P) won by forfeit; 138—Gage Burdick (P) dec. Shawn Davis, 6-1; 145—Tyler Thornton (P) pinned Peyton Agard.
152—Zach Carteron (E) major dec. over Ty Randles, 16-4; 160—Jared M. (E) won by forfeit; 170—Caleb Burgess (P) won by forfeit; 182—Alex Miller (P) pinned Hakeem Bowens; 195—Jordan Feslge (E) won by fofeit; 220—Zach Killian (E) won by forfeit; 285—Darby Lemkul (E) pinned Scott Van Der Haegen.
n Starting weight—220.
Last updated: 11:39 pm Tuesday, February 4, 2014