The Morris Area/Hancock/Chokio-Alberta wrestling team split a triangular at Granite City Tuesday. The Tigers defeated BOLD 36-31, but fell to Quad County (Yellow Midicine East and MACCRAY) 43-27.
In the BOLD match, Jared Rohloff won by forfeit at 106 to get the Tigers on the board. Following two losses, the Tigers won four straight. Travis Ostby won a 10-6 decision at 126 before Evan Nelson at 132, Dillan Johnson at 138, and Trent Ostby at 145 all recorded pins. After two Tiger losses, Connor Metzger got some points back by winning a 7-6 decision. Following three more Tiger losses, Joel Harrison wrapped it up by pinning his opponent at 285.
In the Quad County match, the Tigers got off to a good start with Matt Munsterman winning a major decision at 106. After two losses, Travis Ostby won a 5-2 decision at 120 and Evan Nelson recorded a technical fall at 132. The Tigers had two wins by fall from Myles Smith at 145 and Connor Metzger at 170. The final Tiger points came from Joel Harrison's 13-11 win at 220.
106: Jared Rohloff, MAHA, forf.
113: Brady Zittman, BOLD, pinned Matt Munsterman, MAHA, 2:42.
120: Manny Garcia, BOLD, pinned Mitchell Ascheman, MAHA, 3:05.
126: Travis Ostby, MAHA, dec. Brett Grund, BOLD, 10-6.
132: Evan Nelson, MAHA, pinned Zach Malecek, BOLD, 2:39.
138: Dillan Johnson, MAHA, pinned Andrew Hanson, BOLD, 2:33.
145: Trent Ostby, MAHA, pinned Derek Lawford, BOLD, 1:50.
152: Chad Rouch, BOLD, maj. dec. Myles Smith, MAHA, 13-4.
160: Ben Steffel, BOLD, dec. Jordan Thooft, MAHA, 7-4.
170: Connor Metzger, MAHA, dec. Alex Hack, BOLD, 7-6.
182: Joel Erickson, BOLD, dec. Seth Nelson, MAHA, 5-0.
195: Manuel Garcia, BOLD, dec. Alec Gausman, MAHA, 9-2.
220: Trevor Nissen, BOLD, pinned Jacob Sperr, MAHA, 0:11.
285: Joel Harrison, MAHA, pinned Felix Longoria, BOLD, 3:12.
Quad County (YME/MACCRAY) 43.0
106: Matt Munsterman, MAHA, maj. dec. Jordan Odegard, QCTY, 12-1.
113: Ethan Thien, QCTY, tech. fall Jared Rohloff, MAHA, 0:00 15-0.
120: Colten Specht, QCTY, tech. fall Mitchell Ascheman, MAHA, 0:00 15-0.
126: Travis Ostby, MAHA, dec. Zach Kluver, QCTY, 5-2.
132: Evan Nelson, MAHA, tech. fall Isaac Rillo, QCTY, 0:00 20-4.
138: Kirby Winson, QCTY, dec. Dillan Johnson, MAHA, 7-3.
145: Myles Smith, MAHA, pinned Alex Wolf, QCTY, 2:27.
152: Wyatt Hatch, QCTY, pinned Steven Koehl, MAHA, 0:26.
160: Zach Fischer, QCTY, pinned Jordan Thooft, MAHA, 1:36.
170: Connor Metzger, MAHA, pinned Hayden Johnson, QCTY, 2:00.
182: Aaron Lalim, QCTY, pinned Seth Nelson, MAHA, 3:36.
195: Landen Evans, QCTY, pinned Alec Gausman, MAHA, 0:17.
220: Joel Harrison, MAHA, dec. OT Trey Cox, QCTY, 13-11.
285: Jason Mertens, QCTY, forf.