Craig wrestlers lose Big Eight opener
The Janesville Craig Cougars lost a tough Big Eight opener, 37-27, against Middleton as the Cardinals scored victories in the final 10 seconds of four different matches.
Three Craig freshmen and one sophomore on the young team were the victims of the last-second Middleton wins. The Cougars had four freshmen and three sophomores in their starting lineup.
The Cougars got victories from Sevin Furseth (103), Troy Davis (135), Trevor Gregoire (160), Blair Kessler (215) and Boyd Maske (285).
But the Cougars lost close matches at 112, 119, 130 and 152.
MIDDLETON 37, CRAIG 27
103—Sevin Furseth (JC) pinned Romero, 1:06. 112—Misenleiner (M) dec. Jamie Kumlein, 11-8. 119—Utter (M) dec. Chris Simonson, 5-3. 125—Schveibach (M) dec. Travis Davis, 14-8. 130—Lindeman (M) dec. Ben Lane, 4-3. 135—Troy Davis (JC) dec. Bordeau, 9-4. 140—Hillenbrand (M) pinned Jeff Armi, 2:10.
145—Bzanic (M) maj. dec. Ian Cox, 20-10. 152—Maasch (M) dec. Kevin Wells, 11-8. 160—Trevor Gregoire (JC) pinned Peterson, 1:34. 171—Brummel (M) pinned Drilion Grajevici, 5:28. 189—Christenson (M) pinned Alex Burdick, 3:18. 215—Blair Kessler (JC) pinned Hensen, 1:32. 285--Boyd Maske (JC) pinned Harper, :47.