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Wrestling: Yellowjackets sweep home quad

PERHAM -- The No. 12-2A Perham wrestling team improved to 10-3 in duals this season after sweeping their home quadrangular, winning each of the three matches by hefty margins.

Perham defeated Bemidji 58-17, Pequot Lakes/Pine River-Backus 42-27, and Thief River Falls 42-23.

The Yellowjackets trailed after the first match against Bemidji but never trailed after a Sam Pirrotta pin of Tyler Maas in just over 90 second put the Jackets up 6-5.

Perham outscored the Lumberjacks 52-15 in the final 12 matches.

The Road Crew of PL/PR-B hung with Perham to a tie at 21, and led the match 18-9.

A 2-0 victory by No. 4-2A-145-pounder Drey Loge over Perham's Luke Sailer, ranked No. 9-2A at 138 pounds kept the margin at nine points at 21-12.

There were three lead changes up to the tie at 21.

Perham got to the tie after a pin from Brady Sazama over Trevor Johnson at 3:34 in the 160-pound match.

Patrick Glynn gave Perham the lead for good in the next match with a 6-4 decision over Kyle Jordan.

Three consecutive wins by fall by William Parks, Gio Garcia and Cody Nylander put the match out of reach.

Perham Quadranglular vs. Pequot Lakes/Pine River-Backus, Bemidji, Thief River Falls. Friday, Dec. 21.

Perham 58, Bemidji 17

Perham 42, PL/PR-B 27

Perham 48, TRF 26

Pequot Lakes/Pine River-Backus 46, Thief River Falls 30

Thief River Falls 42, Bemidji 23

Perham 58, Bemidji 17

106-- Parker Beyer (B) def. Patrick Johnson, TF, 3:00

113-- Sam Pirrotta (P) def. Tyler Maas, fall 1:34

120-- Chase Curtis (P), W-FF

126-- Tyler Fudge (P), W-FF

132-- Cody Freholte (B) def. Jacob Guehna, 11-8

138-- Josh Germolus (P) def. Justin Bedeau, fall 1:28

145-- Colin Nietzke (P) def. Lucas Gast, fall 1:40

152-- Jake Monson (P) def. Larimie Martel, fall 2:38

160-- Patrick Glynn (P) def. Alex O'Neal, 13-3

170-- William Parks (P) def. Willie Tscudi, fall 3:41

182-- Josh Dreyer (B) def. Jesse Klatt, 5-2

195-- Gio Garcia (P), W-FF

220-- Cody Nylander (P), W-FF

285-- Alex Johnson (B) def. Jesse Bucholz, fall :47

Perham 42, Pequot Lakes/Pine River-Backus 27

106-- Isaac Monte (PLPRB) def. Patrick Johnson, fall 1:54

113-- Sam Pirrotta (P) def. Anthony Phillipson, 4-2

120-- Chase Curtis (P) def. Brandon Mager, fall 1:20

126-- Nate Adkins (PLPRB) def. Tyler Fudge, fall 3:33

132-- Triston Rubner (PLPRB) def. Josh Germolus, fall :39

138-- Josh Werner (P) def. Jace Loge, 6-4

145-- Drey Loge (PLPRB) def. Luke Sailer, 2-0

152-- Colin Nietzke (P) def. Nick Grandahl, 12-8

160-- Brady Sazama (P) def. Trevor Johnson, fall 3:34

170-- Patrick Glynn (P) def. Kyle Jordan, 6-4

182-- William Parks (P) def. Ozzie Miller, fall 1:28

195-- Gio Garcia (P) def. Cadel Roeder, fall 4:51

220-- Cody Nylander (P) def. Kurt Kent, fall 1:35

285-- Jared Adkins (PLPRB) def. Jesse Bucholz, fall :59

Results courtesy of and Perham/TRF individual match results were not posted.

Robert Williams

Robert is the Sports Editor of the Detroit Lakes Tribune. Williams worked prior as the Sports Editor in Perham for the Focus, a Forum Communications newspaper, from 2010-14. 

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