MARSHFIELD WRESTLING QUALIFIES SIX FOR SECTIONALS
SCHOFIELD – The Marshfield wrestling team earned six spots in next week’s sectional with three champions and three runner-up finishes at the WIAA Division 1 regional on Saturday at D.C. Everest High School.
Hoyt Blaskowski, Gabe Pugh and Brett Franklin earned regional titles, and Ryan Dolezal, Garrett Willuweit and Camren Dennee all finished second for the Tigers. The six wrestlers advance to the Division 1 sectional at Wausau East on Feb. 6. The top two finishers at the sectional in each weight class advance to the WIAA Division 1 State Individual Wrestling Tournament at Kaukauna High School on Feb. 13.
Blaskowski (12-0), a sophomore, won the 132-pound title with an 8-0 major decision over Blake Heal of D.C. Everest in the championship match.
Pugh improved to 8-0 this season with an 11-2 major decision over Gabriel Ramos of Wausau West in the 138-pound championship.
Franklin is now 10-1 after pinning Dakota Pagel of D.C. Everest in 5:10 of the 145-pound championship match.
Dolezal suffered his first loss of the season in the 152-pound finals when he was pinned by Demitrio Covarrubius, falling to 12-1.
Willuweit advanced at 160 pounds, placing second. He lost in the finals to D.C. Everest’s Freddy Lehrke, 11-4 and is now 11-2 this season.
Also moving on to sectionals for Marshfield is junior Camren Dennee. Dennee also took his first loss of the season, after he was pinned by Reed Napiwocki of Wausau West in 1:23 in the 170-pound championship. Dennee came back to defeat Nick Klug of D.C. Everest 11-4 in a second-place wrestleback.
WIAA Division 1 Wrestling Regional
Jan. 30 at D.C. Everest High School
Team scores: 1. D.C. Everest 223; 2. Wausau West 218; 3. Marshfield 188.5; 4. Rhinelander 119; 5. Lakeland/Mercer 84; 6. Merrill 83; 7. Wausau East 77.
Top two in each weight class advance to individual sectional Feb. 6 at Wausau East
Championship: Noah Rhea (WE) def. Savannah Danielson (WW) 12-5.
Third place: Josh Danens (DC) def. Jace Kelnhofer (MAR), 4-3.
Second-place wrestleback: Danielson (WW) def. Danens (DC), 6-0.
Championship: Easton Cooper (DC) pinned Tanner Schmidt (RH), 0:47.
Third place: Logan Brewer (WW) won major dec. over Landon Taylor (MAR), 12-2.
Second-place wrestleback: Schmidt (RH) pinned Brewer (WW), 3:36.
Championship: Tim Fox (RH) def. Terrance Banks (DC), 7-0.
Third place: Hope Trevino (WW) pinned Jon Hart (MER), 0:44.
Second-place wrestleback: Trevino (WW) def. Banks (DC).
Championship: Gabriel Galang (WW) def. Hugh Wiese (RH), 8-3.
Third place: Ben Nemcek (LM) def. Cameron Saari (DC), 4-2.
Second-place wrestleback: Wiese (RH) def. Nemcek (LM), 5-1.
Championship: Hoyt Blaskowski (MAR) won major dec. over Blake Heal (DC), 8-0.
Third place: Brady Abb (LM) pinned Tristan Brewington (MER), 4:21.
Fifth place: Derek Danielson (WW) pinned Robert Schramke (RH), 2:41.
Championship: Gabe Pugh (MAR) won major dec. over Gabriel Ramos (WW), 11-2.
Third place: Maddox Rye (WE) pinned Emmitt Peterson (DC), 1:00.
Fifth place: Logan Strasburg (LM).
Championship: Brett Franklin (MAR) pinned Dakota Pagel (DC), 5:10.
Third place: Garrison Stockwell (WE) pinned Nik Zastrow (MER), 1:41.
Fifth place: Donavan Lor (WW).
Championship: Demitrio Covarrubius (DC) pinned Ryan Dolezal (MAR), 1:05.
Third place: Zane Grams (LM) pinned Cayden Neri (RH), 3:34.
Fifth place: Travis Juedes (WE) def. Brian Ball (MER), 3-0.
Championship: Freddy Lehrke (DC) def. Garrett Willuweit (MAR), 11-2.
Third place: Christian Emerson (WE) pinned Patrick Grams (LM), 1:43.
Fifth place: Emily Mueller (WW).
Championship: Reed Napiwocki (WW) pinned Camren Dennee (MAR), 1:23.
Third place: Nick Klug (DC) pinned Jerry Goselin (LM), 1:35.
Fifth place: Andrew Olson (WE).
Second-place wrestleback: Dennee (MAR) def. Klug (DC), 11-4.
Championship: Joseph Berens (WW) pinned Ryder Depies (MER), 3:58.
Third place: Cody Weix (MAR) def. Dalton Gribowski (DC), 2-1.
Fifth place: Joe Fugle (RH) pinned Tommy Howard (LM), 3:09.
Second-place wrestleback: Depies (MER) won major dec. over Weix (MAR), 10-0.
Championship: Nathan LaRue (WW) pinned Wyatt Bathke (MER), 1:14.
Third place: Ben Sinclair (RH) pinned Jaden Wilhelm (MAR), 0:35.
Fifth place: Braxton Rickert (DC) pinned Leonard Chosa (LM), 2:48.
Championship: Orion Boe (DC) pinned Colton Geurink (WW), 2:28.
Third place: Landon Saglin (LM) def. Adrian Kruger (MAR), 2-0.
Fifth place: Thomas Rodman (WE) pinned Joe Evenson (RH), 0:55.
Second-place wrestleback: Geurink (WW) pinned Saglin (LM), 2:34.
Championship: Jack Johnson (DC) def. Owen Kurtz (RH), 2-1, TB-1.
Third place: Athan Somers (WW) pinned Tavius Morris (MER), 5:07.
Second-place wrestleback: Somers (WW) pinned Kurtz (RH), 1:56.