Red Bulls capture triangular
REDWOOD FALLS – The Fairmont/Martin County West Red Bulls swept a nonconference wrestling triangular with Tracy-Milroy-Balaton and Redwood Valley on Friday night in Redwood Falls.
The Red Bulls combined three falls with a pair of forfeits to highlight a 39-30 victory over TMB before generating six pins to flatten host Redwood Valley by a 59-18 decision.
In their opener against TMB, Collin Steuber produced a fall over Tyler Illg in 4:36 during 120-pound action to reduce FHS/MCW’s early team deficit to 9-6.
TMB answered with back-to-back falls before 145-pounder Elijah Gronewold triggered the Red Bulls’ late charge by pinning Cooper Olson in 1:18.
Class AA, No. 7-ranked 152-pounder Joe Weber stuck Austin Bucholz in 1:00 before FHS/MCW teammate Tanner Lange coasted to a 15-0 technical fall over Sterling Schwartz at 160.
Harley Luhmann posted a 13-2 major decision over Lincoln Anderson during 170- pound action to add to FHS/MCW’s team total before Nathan Gillis (182) and No. 10-ranked 195-pounder Kory Brown received forfeits for the Red Bulls.
In their dual-meet victory over Redwood Valley, 106-pounder Christian Hugget earned a fall in 1:40 over Thomas Amberg to trigger the Red Bulls’ string of three consecutive pins.
Steuber needed only 1:28 to down Colin Daub at 113, while Chris Ettesvold earned the slap of the canvas in 1:51 over Spencer Quast at 120.
Christopher Krenz later received a forfeit at 132 for the Red Bulls, Levi Bulfer outdueled Jordan Mann by a 12-10 decision at 138, while Gronewold earned his second win of the night – a 12-1 major decision over Brady Goblirsch at 145.
Weber notched his second fall of the triangular by needing only 45 seconds to pin Lance Zeug at 152, while Lange coasted to an 8-0 major decision over Chase Rahe during 160-pound grappling action.
Luhmann generated his second win of the night by pinning Jonah Garnhardt in 2:42 during 170-pound mat action.
Brown later received his second forfeit of the triad at 195 for FHS/MCW, while teammate Luis Figueroa earned the slap of the canvas in 4:44 over Aaron Torre at 220.
Fairmont/Martin County West travels to Adrian on Tuesday for a triangular with Adrian Area and Luverne.
FHS/MCW 39, TMB 30
106: Nester Perez (TMB) dec. Christian Hugget, 7-3. 113: Daulton Carlson (TMB) pinned Zach Ringnell, 3:07. 120: Collin Steuber (FHS/MCW) pinned Tyler Illg, 4:36. 126: Caleb Christian (TMB) pinned Chris Ettesvold, 0:42. 132: Logan Axford (TMB) pinned Christopher Krenz, 2:24. 138: Kyle Gilbertson (TMB) dec. Levi Bulfer, 11-5. 145: Elijah Gronewold (FHS/MCW) pinned Cooper Olson, 1:18. 152: Joe Weber (FHS/MCW) pinned Austin Bucholz, 1:00. 160: Tanner Lange (FHS/MCW) tech. fall Sterling Schwartz, 15-0. 170: Harley Luhmann (FHS/MCW) major dec. Lincoln Anderson, 13-2. 182: Nathan Gillis (FHS/MCW) won by forfeit. 195: Kory Brown (FHS/MCW) won by forfeit. 220: Double forfeit. 285: Lane Anderson (TMB) pinned Luis Figueroa, 3:17.
FHS/MCW 59, Redwood Valley 18
106: Hugget (FHS/MCW) pinned Thomas Amberg, 1:40. 113: Steuber (FHS/MCW) pinned Colin Daub, 1:28. 120: Ettesvold (FHS/MCW) pinned Spencer Quast, 1:51. 126: Eric Bommersbach (RV) pinned Conner Malo, 1:22. 132: Krenz (FHS/MCW) won by forfeit. 138: Bulfer (FHS/MCW) dec. Jordan Mann, 12-10. 145: Gronewold (FHS/MCW) major dec. Brady Goblirsch, 12-1. 152: Weber (FHS/MCW) pinned Lance Zeug, 0:54. 160: Lange (FHS/MCW) major dec. Chase Rahe, 8-0. 170: Luhmann (FHS/MCW) pinned Jonah Garnhardt, 2:42. 182: Cody Anderson (RV) pinned Gillis, 2:12. 195: Kory Brown (FHS/MCW) won by forfeit. 220: Luis Figueroa (FHS/MCW) pinned Aaron Torre, 4:44. 285: Logan Zaske (RV) pinned Adrian Moscoffian, 1:02.