Matmen do well in Stanley County Invitational
Potter County Battler wrestlers went to their first tournament in Ft. Pierre on Saturday, Dec. 7.
Luke Vogel brought home the championship at 182 pounds, and Chance Stuwe, Luke Smith, and Brody Schatz all took second place honors. Following are the results from the team.
106# Carl Cronin: 6-0 decision over Slayton Ludenss of Spearfish; 8-9 loss to Atlas Willuwiet of Burke/Gregory; win by pin in 5:07 over Dylan VanderBoom, Newell; 1-0 decision over Tobias Weddell, Todd County to place 3rd.
113# Chance Stuwe: 9-8 decision over Jackson Bogue of Spearfish; loss by fall to Dirk Wolff, Lemmon/McIntosh to place 2nd.
120# Luke Smith: Win by pin in 2:30 over Ryan Habeck, Stanley County JV; win by pin in 3:53 over Jack Whaley, Stanley County; loss by fall to Tyler Waterson, Spearfish to place 2nd.
132# Brody Schatz: win by pin in 1:32 over Seth Livermont of Bennett County; 9-1 decision over Jordan Jessop, Lyman; win by pin in 5:03 over Daniel Slama, Stanley County; 1-13 loss to Joseph Verskrna, Burke/Gregory for 2nd place.
138# Garrett Rausch: 8-4 decision over Reed Gray, Lyman; 2-6 loss to Kurt Braun of Burke/Gregory; 8-3 decision over Jaden Madison, Mobridge/Pollock; 2-8 loss to Patrick Wilson of Lyman to place 4th.
138# unattached Phillip Vetter: win by pin in 1:43 over Adam Hahn, Bennett County; loss by fall to Michael Scott, Stanley County; 0-6 loss to Jaden Madison, Mobridge/Pollock.
145# Chris Zuber: win by pin in 5:29 over Tate Petrak of Bennett County; loss by fall to Levi Schonenbaum, Burke/Gregory; 10-4 decision over Cutter Gillespie, Stanley County JV; loss by fall to Dan Etzkorn of Stanley County to place 4th.
145# unattached Alex Martinez; loss by fall to Brandon Peterson, Lemmon/McIntosh; loss by fall to Cutter Gillespie, Stanley County JV.
182# Luke Vogel: win by pin in 1:27 over JJ Johnson, Spearfish; 7-2 decision over Skye Soesbe, Burke/Gregory; 6-2 decision over Dylan Hill, Sully Buttes to become Champion.
195# Jordan Trujillo: loss by fall to Dowain Kerner, Burke/Gregory; loss by fall to Braydon Peterson, Lemmon/McIntosh to place 7th.
220# JR Belford; loss by fall to Brett Lang, Mobridge/Pollock; loss by fall to Lucas Lantis, Spearfish to place 5th.