Wrestling: Jackets pile it on at Deer Creek
The Yellowjacket wrestling team cruised in their first dual of the season defeating the Wolverines in Deer Creek 64-12.
Wadena-Deer Creek was playing from behind before the match began giving up four forfeits to the Jackets at 145, 152, 182 and 195 pounds.
Cody Nylander, ranked #2 in AA, defeated Tony Reurink for the second time in a week, this time by fall at 2:53. Reurink in ranked #6 in Class A.
Jesse Hein anchored the team with a technical fall of Caleb Monson at 1:00.
The Wolverines jumped out to their only lead of the dual 12-9 when Sam Waln pinned Chase Curtis at 120 pounds (5:48)) and Mitch Steffens pinned Jeremiah Asmund at 2:54 at 126 pounds.
Brandon Lueders tipped the points back in favor of Perham with a pin of Devin Barthel at 2:32.
From there, the Yellowjackets won the remaining matches to pile on the points.
Perham travels to Grand Forks for the Sertoma Tournament Friday and Saturday, Dec. 9-10.
Wadena-Deer Creek 12
106-- Elliott Werner (P) def. Tristin Godel (WDC), 6-5
113-- Sam Pirrotta (P) def. Corie Hurtig (WDC), fall. 1:08
120-- Sam Waln (WDC) def. Chase Curtis (P), fall. 5:48
126-- Mitch Steffens (WDC) def. Jeremiah Asmund (P), fall. 2:54
132-- Brandon Lueders (P) def. Devin Barthel (WDC), fall. 2:32
138-- Josh Werner (P) def. Josh Lawson (WDC), 11-2
145-- Brady Sazama (P) win by forfeit
152-- Patrick Glynn (P) win by forfeit
160-- Ty Haverland (P) def. Jacob Ludovissie (WDC), 6-3
170-- William Parks (P) def. Isaac Malone (WDC), fall. 1:00
182-- Garrett Biegler (P) win by forfeit
195-- Gio Garcia (P) win by forfeit
220-- Cody Nylander (P) def. Tony Reurink (WDC), fall. 2:53
285-- Jesse Hein (P) def. Caleb Monson (WDC), fall. 1:00