Craig wrestlers pin down Memorial
The Cougars won nine matches by pin in dismantling Madison Memorial, 72-9, in the Big Eight dual-meet opener for both teams.
“It was a good start to the conference season,” Craig coach Mark Mullen said. “We had some guys finish moves with a pin.
“We know that every conference meet won’t be this easy, and that starts with Middleton on Tuesday night.”
Ryan Ruble, Jamie Kumlien, Kyle Upmann, Chris Pierce, Siven Furseth, Zach Mulrooney, Austin Clay, Nate Matherand and Dakota Pearson won by pin for the Cougars.
CRAIG 72, MEMORIAL 9
103—Colton Spaeth (C) won by forfeit; 112—Darnell Richmond (M) pinned Ryan McGinty, 2:56; 119—Ryan Ruble (C) pinned Jonathan Morrison, 1:48; 125—Jamie Kumlien (C) pinned Aqif Azimulla, :25; 130—Kyle Upmann (C) pinned Devin Spielman, 2:19; 135—Chris Pierce (C) pinned Jesus Rogas, :16; 140—Bryce Loveland (C) won by forfeit.
145—Siven Furseth (C) pinned Khalil Boggs (M), 1:10; 152—Zach Mulrooney (C) pinned Ismael Cruz (M), 2:33; 160—Austin Clay (C) pinned Jeremy Gartland, 2:45; 171—Nate Mather (C) pinned Jake Greco, :22; 189—Odkhou Choijantsan (M) dec. Zak Kurtz, 2-1; 215—Tyler Chilson (C) won by forfeit; 285—Dakota Pearson (C) pinned Max Wittig, 2:35.
n Starting weight—135.