Indians handle Pioneers on mat
SLP wins 10 matches in 56-24 win i
The Spirit Lake Park Indians jumped out early on Okoboji and cruised to a 56-24 win in non-conference wrestling clash between neighboring schools. The Indians scored four pins and won four by forfeit as they racked up 10 wins on the night.
Okoboji won all four of its matches by fall, with Jacob Sauter (195), Kaleb Vanderpool (126), Noah Brouse (132) and Jordan Hanna (160) each getting pins.
The pins for SLP came from Cody Norton (285), Doug Miner (120), Zach Skopec (138) and Kenten Murray, who pinned Taylor Cody in the first period (1:53) at 145 pounds. Freshman Gage Roberts won an overtime decision, 6-4, over Brady Jones at 106 pounds.
Both teams will compete in their respective conference tournament tonight (Friday). Spirit Lake Park will be in Le Mars for the Lakes tournament, while Okoboji heads to Sioux Center for the Siouxland tournament.
HIGH SCHOOL WRESTLING
SPIRIT LAKE PARK AT OKOBOJI
Thursday, Jan. 24 - Milford
Spirit Lake Park 56, Okoboji 24
|182 - Trevor Bueltel (SL) won by forfeit||6-0|
|195 - Jacob Sauter (O) pinned Cody Wernimont, 0:37||6-6|
|220 - Brady Mart (SL) won by forfeit||12-6|
|285 - Cody Norton (SL) pinned Brandon Marzano, 3:36||18-6|
|106 - Gage Roberts (SL) won by decision over Brady Jones, 6-4 (OT)||21-6|
|113 - John O'Neal (SL) won by forfeit||27-6|
|120 - Doug Miner (SL) pinned Ryan Bolster, 0:47||33-6|
|126 - Kaleb Vanderpool (O) pinned Ben Parks, 2:55||33-12|
|132 - Noah Bouse (O) pinned Ethan Bergendahl, 0:32||33-18|
|138 - Zach Skopec (SL) pinned Jon Mitchell, 2:30||39-18|
|145 - Kenten Murray (SL) pinned Taylor Cody, 1:53||45-18|
|152 - David Trucksess (SL) tech. fall, 16-1, 6:00||50-18|
|160 - Jordon Hanna (O) pinned Justin Jones, 4:57||50-24|
|170 - Javier Tapia (SL) won by forfeit||56-24|