Two ranked teams sink Minneota
On Friday, Minneota succumbed to a pair of ranked Class A teams in the Long Prairie-Grey Eagle/Browerville Duals in Browerville.
The Vikings fell to No. 9-ranked West Central Area-Ashby-Brandon Evansville 38-31, and to top-ranked Long Prairie-Grey Eagle/Browerville 50-21 at the Long Prairie Duals.
Eric Carrasco notched pins in each match, earning a 1:28 fall at 126 pounds against WCAABE, and 3:30 at 113 pounds LPGEB in the second match. Blake Reiss also chalked up two more pins, both in the first period. He won by a pin in 39 seconds against WCAABE at 145 pounds, and in 1:20 152 pounds against LPGEB.
Also winning against WCAABE was Zack Fier by major decision at 126, Kade Lozinski by pin at 132, Jackson Esping by decision at 225, and Jayden Gamrak by pin at 285.
Against LPGEB, the Vikings also got a decision from Jonah Gruenes at 145 and a pin from Hudson Scholten at 195.
WCA-Ashby-BE 38, Minneota 31
- 106: Hunter Gruchow, WCA, dec Peyton Gillund 6-4
- 113: Solomon Wales, WCA, majdec Troy Van Keulen 10-0
- 120: Eric Carrasco, Min, pin Adam Lohse 1:28
- 126: Zack Fier, Min, majdec Ashton Danner 13-3
- 132: Kade Lozinski, Min, pin Dierk Goeden 4:42
- 138: Anthony Sykora, WCA, dec Jonah Gruenes 9-7
- 145: Blake Reiss, Min, pin Kaleb Getz :39
- 152: Jordan Lohse, WCA, won by forfeit
- 160: Bret Duncan, WCA, pin Branden Johnson 1:38
- 170: Nathaniel Kisgen, WCA, pin Conner Sik :52
- 182: Colton Lindquist, WCA, majdec Hudson Scholten 11-3
- 195: Deklin Goeden, WCA, won by forfeit
- 220: Jackson Esping, Min, dec Devin Stone 7-3
- 285: Jayden Gamrak, Min, pin Austin Mattson :50
Long Prairie-Grey Eagle/Browerville 50, Minneota 21
- 106: Braden Thom, LPGE, pin Peyton Gillund 5:38
- 113: Eric Carrasco, Min, pin Cael Lorentz 3:30
- 120: Justin Crandall, LPGE, won by forfeit
- 126: Carter Meiners, LPGE, dec Zack Fier 10-3
- 132: Landon Gode, LPGE, pin Kade Lozinski :39
- 138: Mason Gode, LPGE, pin Tucker Thooft 1:56
- 145: Jonah Gruenes, Min, dec Nye Becker 7-6
- 152: Blake Reiss, Min, pin Ted Stacey 1:20
- 160: Riley Thom, LPGE, techfall Conner Sik 22-5
- 170: Bergen Pesta, LPGE, won by forfeit
- 182: Caleb Pesta, LPGE, won by forfeit
- 195: Hudson Scholten, Min, pin Bruce Barthel 4:34
- 220: Levi Line, LPGE. dec Jackson Esping 7-1
- 285: Trey Lancaster, LPGE, dec Jayden Gamrak 8-3