Lions Wrestling Tournament results
Bismarck High School won the Mandan Lions Wrestling Tournament by a 20-point margin over Sturgis, S.D. BHS racked up 327 points to 307 for Sturgis.
Defending champion Rapid City, S.D., Central placed third with 282.5. Century and Turtle Mountain completed the top five in the 12-team field with 272 and 224, respectively. St. Mary’s was seventh with 132.5 and host Mandan tallied 106.5 for 10th.
For Mandan, Ryan Zachmeier placed third in the 106-pound class; Brandon Zachmeier was fourth in 126; Curt Zachmeier was first at 138; and Sam Ravanaas took fifth in the 160-pound class.
106 Pounds Semifinals: Cully Olson, Stur, def. Dillon Spaulding, B, 13-11. Mason Schulz, C, def. Ryan Zachmeier, M, 6-0. Championship: Schulz pinned Olson, :21. Third place: Zachmeier def. Spaulding, 2-1. Fifth place: Levi Saftner, Stur JV, pinned Stephen Kraye, RCC, 1:57.
113 Pounds Semifinals: Nate Humann, C, def. Brody Jorensen, Stur, 4-3. Austin Hutzenbiler, D, pinned Taylor Nein, B, 5:10. Championship: Humann def. Hutzenbiler, 3-2. Third place: Jorensen def. Nein, 7-3. Fifth place: Trevis LaRocque, TM, def. Casey Loeks, SM, major dec., 11-3.
120 Pounds Semifinals: Ryan Willey, Stur, pinned John Henrich, RCS, 1:37. Kael Knowlen, B, def. Jared Lee, D, 6-5. Championship: Knowlen def. Willey, 4-3. Lee def. Henrich, 5-3. Fifth place: Chris Longie, TM, pinned Matthew Schaffner, SM, 3:40.
126 Pounds Semifinals: Jordan Moser, RCS, def. Brandon Zachmeier, M, 5-4. Tate Barnhardt, SM, pinned Kyle Pfeifle, RCC, 3:54. Championship: Barnhardt def. Moser, 9-5. Third place: Pfeifle def. Zachmeier, major dec., 13-2. Fifth place: Zane Joens, Stur, pinned Alex Hoffman, B, 3:03.
132 Pounds Semifinals: Hayden Hansen, RCC, def. Logan Wood, RCS, 5-1. Sean Murphy, GFRR, def. Tanner Brengle, Stur, 6-1. Championship: Hansen def. Murphy, 9-4. Third place: Brengle def. Wood, 5-3. Fifth place: Devin Berger, D, pinned Chris Willits, C, 3:54.
138 Pounds Semifinals: Hunter Eckert, C, def. Logan Boese, B JV, default. Curt Zachmeier, M, def. Lane Kaseman, B, major dec., 11-3. Championship: Zachmeier def. Eckert, major dec., 11-3. Third place: Kaseman def. Boese, medical forfeit. Fifth place: Grant Laducer, TM, def. Jesse Skidmore, Stur, major dec., 9-0.
145 Pounds Semifinals: Adam Blees, B, pinned Malek Larimer, GFRR, :32. Dane Fischer, SM, def. Christian Hughes, H, 12-6. Championship: Fischer def. Blees, 3-2. Third place: Hughes def. Larimer, 10-3. Fifth place: Tanner Crissler, TM, def. Justin Krebs, RCS, 10-4.
152 Pounds Semifinals: Caleb Karrels, Stur, def. Clayton Tangen, D, major dec., 13-3. Ricardo Galindo, B, def. Geraldo Fox, TM, major dec., 17-7. Championship: Galindo pinned Karrels, 1:42. Third place: Fox pinned Tangen, 1:51. Fifth place: Bailey Konvalin, RCS, def. Jacob Rader, C, 8-3.
160 Pounds Semifinals: Kasey Klapprodt, RCS, pinned Hunter Babeck, C, 3:23. Ryan Blees, B, pinned Blake Stone, RCC, 1:33. Championship: Blees pinned Klapprodt, 3:07. Third place: Stone def. Babeck, 9-7. Fifth place: Sam Ravnaas, M, def. Nathan Werdell, Stur, major dec., 16-5.
170 Pounds Semifinals: Caleb Worral, FN, def. Tate McVay, Stur, 11-7. Shane O’Connell, RCC, def. Jake Sanders, B, major dec., 13-1. Championship: O’Connell def. Worral, 10-5. Third place: McVay def. Sanders, 3-1. Fifth place: Matt Elder, C, def. Noah Diamond, RCS, 7-5, OT.
182 Pounds Semifinals: Brandon Rodriguez, TM, pinned Nathan Aamold, FN, 2:33. Martin Mueller, RCC, def. Josh Brilz, B, tech. fall, 16-1. Championship: Mueller pinned Rodriguez, 5:29. Third place: Brilz def. Aamold, 3-2. Fifth place: Ethan Bennett, Stur, def. Denby Lueck, H, major dec., 18-4.
195 Pounds Semifinals: Payson Dirk, Stur, def. Colbey Steeke, H, 8-6. Trace Moravec, C, pinned Zach Schneider, RCC, 5:26. Championship: Moravec pinned Dirk, 3:14. Third place: Steeke pinned Schneider, 6:17, OT. Fifth place: Gavin Rook, FN, pinned Jesse Rodriguez, TM, 3:19.
220 Pounds Semifinals: Waylon DeCoteau, TM, def. Olaf Hanson, FN, major dec., 10-1. Shawn Greenwood, C, def. Cody Carlson, RCC JV, 5-1. Championship: DeCoteau def. Greenwood, 4-3, OT. Third place: Carlson def. Hanson, 4-3. Fifth place: Morgan Keller, RCS, def. Marquis Trujillo, RCC, 6-4.
285 Pounds Semifinals: Tristen Hall, B, def. John Wilson, Stur, 1-0. Aaron Beaird, RCC, def. Jackson Grad, SM, 5-1. Championship: Beaird def. Hall, 5-1. Third place: Wilson def. Grad, 3-2. Fifth place: Trey McFarland, RCS, pinned Tyson Keplin, TM, 1:29.