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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

Sports Editor at 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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