Both Mt. Pleasant and New London were in action on Tuesday night in regional wrestling dual tournament play. The Panthers were knocked out of the Class 2A regional tournament by No. 3 Williamsburg, 76-0. In Class 1A, No. 12 New London knocked off Colfax-Mingo 54-21 before falling to No. 6 Denver 42-27.
Mt. Pleasant wrestled Williamsburg on their own mat. The Raiders had six pins in a shutout win over the Panthers. Mt. Pleasant forfeited four weights.
In Denver, New London had a hot start to their dual against Colfax-Mingo, winning five of the first six matches. Gabe Carter (160 pounds), Cameron Raines (195 pounds), Jaxon Allen (220 pounds) and Owen Reed (285 pounds) all had pins as the Tigers jumped out to a 30-3 lead.
The Tigers won four of the last seven matches on a forfeit and three pins. Josh Glendening (126 pounds), Dominic Lopez (138 pounds) and Boden Pickle (152 pounds) all pinned their man.
New London won three of the first five matches against Denver. Gavin Holmes got a 13-6 decision at 182 pounds. Jaxon Allen and Owen Reed had pins at 220 pounds and 285 pounds respectively, and New London led 15-9.
After forfeiting the 106-pound match, Marcel Lopez picked up a 7-0 decision at 113 pounds. Denver, however, won the next four, including three forfeits, to take a 39-18 lead.
New London picked up two more wins in the final three matches. Dominic Lopez won by pinfall at 145 pounds, and Boden Pickle picked up an 8-5 decision at 152 pounds.
The dual season is now over for both the Panthers and the Tigers, but both teams have wrestlers competing in districts this weekend. New London’s district advancerns are right back at Denver, and Mt. Pleasant will be in Washington.
No. 3 Williamsburg 76 vs. Mt. Pleasant 0: 120: Kayden Gryp (WILL) over Carson Coleman (MOPL) (Dec 9-4) 126: Chase Malloy (WILL) over (MOPL) (For.) 132: Sam Van Dee (WILL) over (MOPL) (For.) 138: Jalen Schropp (WILL) over Tyler Raub (MOPL) (Fall 0:48) 145: Kam Royster (WILL) over Gannon McNamee (MOPL) (Fall 1:29) 152: Gable Dayton (WILL) over Chayse Irving (MOPL) (Fall 1:50) 160: Riley Holt (WILL) over (MOPL) (For.) 170: Nick Marovets (WILL) over Jaden Davis (MOPL) (MD 11-3) 182: Max Meade (WILL) over Dylan Cowick (MOPL) (Fall 4:00) 195: Tyler Portwood (WILL) over Isaac Jerrel (MOPL) (Fall 0:42) 220: Billy Grout (WILL) over Samuel Carrasco (MOPL) (Fall 3:30) 285: Cole Cremeens (WILL) over (MOPL) (For.) 106: Tytan Guerrero (WILL) over (MOPL) (For.) 113: Gavin Jensen (WILL) over Bowen Davis (MOPL) (Dec 7-2).
No. 12 New London 54 vs. Colfax-Mingo 21: 160: Gabe Carter (NLHS) over Tim Carroll (COMI) (Fall 0:40) 170: Trystin Ross (COMI) over Currey Jacobs (NLHS) (SV-1 6-4) 182: Gavin Holmes (NLHS) over (COMI) (For.) 195: Cameron Raines (NLHS) over Will Thornton (COMI) (Fall 0:07) 220: Jaxon Allen (NLHS) over Kenneth Craig (COMI) (Fall 0:58) 285: Owen Reed (NLHS) over Jakob Chapman (COMI) (Fall 3:10) 106: Judith Goetz (COMI) over (NLHS) (For.) 113: Double Forfeit 120: Marcel Lopez (NLHS) over (COMI) (For.) 126: Josh Glendening (NLHS) over Mariah Webster (COMI) (Fall 2:17) 132: Hunter Green (COMI) over (NLHS) (For.) 138: Dominic Lopez (NLHS) over Tevin Wamsher (COMI) (Fall 1:56) 145: Cyden Fitch (COMI) over Alyas Kreiger (NLHS) (Fall 0:52) 152: Boden Pickle (NLHS) over Hunter Stevens (COMI) (Fall 0:17).
No. 6 Denver 42 vs. No. 12 New London 27: 170: Brennen Graber (DENV) over Currey Jacobs (NLHS) (Dec 8-4) 182: Gavin Holmes (NLHS) over Nathan Eggena (DENV) (Dec 13-6) 195: Trever Dorn (DENV) over Cameron Raines (NLHS) (Fall 1:30) 220: Jaxon Allen (NLHS) over Cade Bonnette (DENV) (Fall 0:31) 285: Owen Reed (NLHS) over Henry Wiebbecke (DENV) (Fall 1:09) 106: Rhett Bonnette (DENV) over (NLHS) (For.) 113: Marcel Lopez (NLHS) over Joe Ebaugh (DENV) (Dec 7-0) 120: Chase Lyons (DENV) over Josh Glendening (NLHS) (Fall 2:31) 126: Jacob Moore (DENV) over (NLHS) (For.) 132: Josh Terrill (DENV) over (NLHS) (For.) 138: Isaac Schimmels (DENV) over (NLHS) (For.) 145: Dominic Lopez (NLHS) over Brody Shover (DENV) (Fall 3:35) 152: Boden Pickle (NLHS) over Alex Krabbenhoft (DENV) (Dec 8-5) 160: John Ebaugh (DENV) over Gabe Carter (NLHS) (SV-1 3-1).