Linton-HMB nabs dual victories over Napoleon; Bismarck Junior Varsity
Linton-HMB improved to 5-2 on the season by sweeping a pair of duals at a triangular in Linton on Jan. 3.
Linton-HMB 39 Napoleon 26
Linton-HMB improved to 3-2 in Region 1 duals by topping Napoleon, 39-26. The victory was the first dual win over perenniel power Napoleon since a 41-27 victory over the Imperials in the third place match of the Region I Dual Tournament on Feb. 2, 2008.
Linton-HMB never trailed in the dual, as Wyatt Nagel (113) and Josh Schlosser (120) were each issued forfeit victories, and Kyle Moch followed with a 5-4 decision over Dalton Jangula at 126 for a 15-0 advantage. Napoleon got on the board with Jonathan Grunefelder’s 14-5 major decision over Andrew Leier at 132, and Austin Becker won a 6-5 decision over Linton-HMB’s Rylan Jacob at 138, but Brock Nagel followed with a pin overAlec Mann at 145 to extend the Lion’s lead to 21-7.
A pin by Trenten Jangula at 152, followed by Mathew Gross’s 2-0 decision over Clay Jacob at 160, and a major decision by Nicholas Becker at 170 cut the deficit to a point (21-20), but Garret Roemmich (182) and Ethen Roemmich (195) each won by forfeit, and with no match at 220, the Lions clinched the victory (33-20) with just two bouts left. Napoleon’s Andrew Beine was issued a forfeit at 285, and Linton- HMB’s Brandon Oien picked up a pin over Jacob Bitz at 106 to close out the scoring.
113: Wyatt Nagel (L) won by forfeit.
120: Josh Schlosser (L) won by forfeit.
126: Kyle Moch (L) dec. Dalton Jangula (N) 5-4.
132: Jonathan Grunefelder (N) over Andrew Leier (L) maj. dec., 14-5.
138:Austin Becker (N) dec. Rylan Jacob (L) 6-5.
145: Brock Nagel (L) pinnedAlec Mann (N) 1:31.
152: Trenten Jangula (N) pinned Jared Schumacher (L) 3:45.
160: Mathew Gross (N) dec. Clay Jacob (L) 2-0.
170: Nicholas Becker (N) over Michael Oien (L) maj. dec., 11-3.
182: Garret Roemmich (L) won by forfeit.
195: Ethen Roemmich (L) won by forfeit.
220: Double Forfeit (no points).
285: Andrew Beine (N) won by forfeit.
106: Brandon Oien (L) pinned Jacob Bitz (N) 5:48.
L-HMB 45 Bismarck J.V. 15
Linton-HMB won six of the eight bouts wrestled and rolled to a 45-15 victory over the Bismarck Junior Varsity.
The Lion’s tally included pins by Kyle Moch (120), Brock Nagel (145) and Michael Oien (170); decisions by Josh Schlosser (113), Andrew Leier (132) and Ethen Roemmich (182); and forfeit wins by Rylan Jacob (138), Jared Schumacher (152) and Clay Jacob (160).
Bismarck’s scoring came on a pin by Bennett Strombeck (220), a forfeit win by Joshua Lawyer (195), and Dillon Spaulding’s 4-3 decision over Brandon Oien at 106.
106: Dillon Spaulding (B) dec. Brandon Oien (L) 4-3.
113: Josh Schlosser (L) dec. Alex Hoffman (B) 5-3.
120: Kyle Moch (L) pinned Riley Johnson (B) 5:21.
126: Double Forfeit (no points).
132:Andrew Leier (L) dec. Brady Bieber (B) 6-1.
138: Rylan Jacob (L) won by forfeit.
145: Brock Nagel (L) pinnedAlex Schmit (B) :35.
152: Jared Schumacher (L) won by forfeit.
160: Clay Jacob (L) won by forfeit.
170: Michael Oien (L) pinned Joe Malmstead (B) :48.
182: Ethen Roemmich (L) dec. Willie Sam (B) 8-7.
195: Joshua Lawyer (B) won by forfeit.
220: Bennett Strombeck (B) pinned Cody Schlosser (L) 1:48.
285: Double Forfeit (no points).