REDWOOD FALLS - Fairmont/Martin County West's Class AA, No. 1-ranked 106-pounder Trevor Schultz claimed a first-place finish in the 113-pound bracket during Saturday's Redwood River Riots to help the Red Bulls to an 11th-place team finish.
Class A, No. 1-ranked 160-pounder Adam Cooling took home the 170 title in the River Riot, helping the Madelia/Truman/Martin Luther Jayhawks to a ninth-place finish.
Schultz's opponents scored just four points in two matches on his way to the championship match.
In the semis, Schultz defeated BOLD's Brady Zitzmann with a technical fall of 17-2 to reach the finals against the Class A, No. 5-ranked Zack Kuhns from Maple River.
Kuhns managed two points, but Schultz held on for the 10-2 major decision victory and championship.
Cooling's route to the crown was a bit more difficult.
In the quarters, Cooling handed New Richland-Hartland-Ellendale-Geneva's Dillon Parpart an 11-3 loss before defeating Fulda/Murray County Central's Ben Loosbrock 11-4 in the semis.
Those victories pitted Cooling against the Class A, No. 2-ranked Jordon Rothers from Kerkoven-Murdock-Sunburg. Cooling outlasted Rothers for the 4-1 decision and 170-pound title.
Class AA, No. 3-ranked Colton Hines of the Red Bulls had a chance at redemption from a quadruple overtime loss to River Valley's Class A, No. 1-ranked Lance Briard during dual-meet action on Dec. 7.
Hines and Briard faced off in the heavyweight championship on Saturday, with Briard coming out on top with a 3-2 decision.
Hines defeated Marshall's Austin Nath in overtime in the semifinals to face off against Briard in the championship.
The Red Bulls' Joe Weber lost to Class A, No. 4-ranked Zach Carlson in the semifinals of the 152-pound bracket, but went on to win twice to claim third place. After pinning Maple River's Kyle Schoneck in 2:30 in the quarterfinals, Weber lost a 9-3 decision to Carlson in the semis.
Weber rebounded in the consolation bracket though, defeating Canby's Austin Campbell in a 5-4 decision before beating BOLD's Chaz Rousch 3-1 in the third-place match.
Carlson went on to win the 152 title, upsetting the Class A, No. 2-ranked Tanner Rohlik from Wabasso/Red Rock Central in a 6-0 decision.
The Jayhawks earned another top finish with Bryon Forstner placing second in the 132-pound bracket.
Class A, No. 4-ranked Dylan Herman from United South Central claimed first place at 132, pinnning Forstner at 3:25.
Forstner defeated Canby's Billy Deslauriers by technical fall at 3:23 in the prelims, before receiving an injury default victory over Marshall's Riley Roth.
The Jayhawk then shut out Wabasso/Red Rock Central's Derek Christians in a 4-0 decision to reach the finals.
The Jayhawks' Jon Whitney finished fourth in the 145-pound bracket.
Whitney defeated Kerkoven-Murdock-Sunburg's Travis Lamecker in a 7-3 decision before losing to the Class A, No. 7-ranked Aaron Trio from Maple River by an 8-3 decision in the semis.
In the consolation bracket, Whitney went on to defeat NRHEG's Tyler Logan in an 8-2 decision before losing to Minneapolis South's Brandon Strong in the third-place match by a 21-7 major decision.
F/MCW's Collin Steuber and M/T/ML's Cole Pietsch each made it to Saturday's portion of the 106 tournament, but lost their opening matches. Steuber fell to St. James' Mario Garcia in a 6-4 decision, while Pietsch losts a 6-0 decision to Tanner Pasvogel from Sibley East.
F/MCW's Elijah Gronewold won his first consolation match, in the 132 bracket, pinning Alexandria's Jacob Schiltgen in 4:04. Rocori's Cody Buerman held on to defeat Gronewold in his second consolation match, winning a 5-3 decision.
Nathan Gillis, another Red Bull in the 182-pound consolation bracket on Saturday, pinned Alexandria's Andrew Moske in 59 seconds for the first-round victory. Gillis then faced Marshall's Campbell Hofstetter in the second round of the consolation. Hofstetter pinned Gillis at 2:58 to take the win.
Le Sueur-Henderson Class A No. 1-ranked Austin Anderly pinned Class A No. 4-ranked Domonic Alger from United South Central for first-place in the 106 bracket.
Mankato West's Charlie Dundas finished third at 106, defeating Ben Bogart from Alexandria in an 11-6 decision.
Class A No. 6-ranked Cody Hanson took the third-place finish over BOLD's Zitzmann, winning in a 9-1 major decision.
Worthington's Anthony Luft upset the Class A, No. 5-ranked Spencer Jenniges from Wabasso/ Red Rock Central, winning a 13-0 major decision for the first-place finish at 120.
Kerkoven-Murdock-Sunburg's Nick Meyer defeated USC's Jacob Gonsalez in a 6-2 decision for third place in the 120 bracket.
Class A, No. 2-ranked Richard Soto from St. James defeated Maple River's Russell Caldwell 9-3 in the 126 championship on Saturday. Class A, No. 4-ranked Cody Peters from Kerkoven-Murdock-Sunburg finished third, defeating Wabasso/Red Rock Central's Josh Altermatt 6-0.
Litchfield's Tyler Jones upset the Class A, No. 7-ranked Derek Christians from Wabasso/Red Rock Central in the third-place match at 132. Jones defeated Christians, 10-3.
Tri-City United's Class AA, No. 4-ranked Mason Brownlee defeated Sibley East's Hunter Retzlaff via a 12-3 major decision in the 138 championship. Class A, No. 7-ranked Derek Herman from USC upset Class A, No. 4-ranked T.J. Fulton from Wabasso/Red Rock Central in a 9-2 decision to take third place.
Tony Hubbard from Alexandria upset Class A, No. 7-ranked Trio in the 145 championship, defeating him in an 11-5 decision.
Chris Pfarr, the Class A, No. 2-ranked wrestler from Le Sueur-Henderson, defeated Josh Selly from Tri-City United in a 5-3 decision for first place in the 160 bracket. Wabasso/Red Rock Central's Mitchell Schroepfer defeated Xavier Dahlgren from Mankato West in a 6-1 decision for third place.
Sibley East's Aaron Bates defeated BOLD's Alex Hatch 6-5 in overtime for a third-place finish at 170.
USC's Colten Carlson, the Class A, No. 5-ranked 182-pounder, took first by defeating Daniel Vitale from Sartell in a 1-0 decision. Wabasso/Red Rock Central's Jordan Schroepfer pinned Marshall's Campbell Hofstetter in 56 seconds to take third place at 182.
Mankato West's Tyler Jakes outlasted Dawson-Boyd/Lac Qui Parle Valley's Jordan Staab by winning a 9-5 decision for the title at 195. Worthington's Carson Hagen took third, downing Maple River's Casey Decker 9-1 in a major decision.
Sibley East's Nathan Rose dominated the 220 championship, beating Justin Cumberbatch from Alexandria 20-5 in a technical fall. Sartell's Brady Goeble took third by defeating Litchfield's Max Kaping, 10-4.
Nath, from Marshall, bounced back from his loss to F/MCW's Hines, finishing third and pinning Wabasso/Red Rock Central's Alex Schroepfer in 1:40.
The Fairmont/Martin County West Red Bulls travel to St. Peter for a 7 p.m. dual meet on Friday.
Madelia/Truman/Martin Luther travels to Waterville for a triangular against St. Peter and Waterville-Elysian-Morristown/Janesville-Waldorf-Pemberton at 5 p.m. Tuesday.
REDWOOD RIVER RIOTS
1. Wabasso/Red Rock Central 190; 2. United South Central 153; 3. Maple River 147; 4. Kerkoven-Murdock-Sunburg 134.5; 5. Sibley East 132.5; 6. St. James 119.5; 7. Alexandria 112.5; 8. Marshall 89; 9. Madelia/Truman/Martin Luther 87.5; 9. BOLD 87.5; 11. Sartell 85.5; 11. Fairmont/Martin County West 85.5; 13. Tri-City United 77; 14. Canby 74; 15. Worthington 73; 16. New Richland-Hartland-Ellendale-Geneva 69; 16. Mankato West 69; 18. Litchfield 67.5; 20. River Valley 62.5; 21. LeSueur-Henderson 59; 22. Rocori 43; 23. Fulda/ Murray County Central 37; 24. Dawson-Boyd/Lac Qui Parle Valley 36; 25. Minneapolis South 34; 26. Redwood Valley 27; 27. Tracy-Milroy-Balaton/Westbrook-Walnut Grove 19; 28. St. Paul Johnson 17.
106: Championship: Austin Anderly (LSH) pinned Domonic Alger (USC), 5:23. 3rd: Charlie Dundas (MW) dec. Ben Bogart (ALEX), 11-6. 5th: Mario Gomez (RIV) dec. Rylee Molitor (SAR), 6-3.
113: Championship: Trevor Schultz (F/MCW) maj. dec. Zack Kuhns (MR), 10-2. 3rd: Cody Hanson (STJ) maj. dec. Brady Zitzmann (BOLD), 9-1. 5th: Dillon Kubiatowicz (NRHEG) maj. dec. Colten Specht (QC), 10-2.
120: Championship: Anthony Luft (WORTH) maj. dec. Spencer Jenniges (WRRC), 13-0. 3rd: Nick Meyer (KMS) dec. Jacob Gonsalez (USC), 6-2. 5th: Trent Piepenburg (ALEX) won by injury default over Quentin Beiningen (CAN).
126: Championship: Richard Soto (STJ) dec. Russell Caldwell (MR), 9-3. 3rd: Cody Peters (KMS) dec. Josh Altermatt (WRRC), 6-0. 5th: Sam Baier (RIV) dec. Blake Olhausen (ALEX), 7-1.
132: Championship: Dylan Herman (USC) pinned Bryon Forstner (M/T), 3:25. 3rd: Tyler Jones (LITCH) dec. Derek Christians (WRRC), 10-3. 5th: Jason Meyer (SE) dec. Mason Rutt (TCU), 6-4.
138: Championship: Mason Brownlee (TCU) maj. dec. Hunter Retzlaff (SE), 12-3. 3rd: Derek Herman (USC) dec. T.J. Fulton (WRRC), 9-2. 5th: Zach Motschke (SAR) dec. Michael Straw (MPLSS), 4-2.
145: Championship: Tony Hubbard (ALEX) dec. Aaron Trio (MR), 11-5. 3rd: Brandon Strong (MPLSS) maj. dec. Jon Whitney (M/T), 21-7. 5th: Tyler Logan (NRHEG) dec. Dominic Ourada (WRRC), 7-4.
152: Championship: Zach Carlson (KMS) dec. Tanner Rohlik (WRRC), 6-0. 3rd: Joe Weber (F/MCW) dec. Chaz Rousch (BOLD), 3-1. 5th: Austin Campbell (CAN) pinned Kyle Schoneck (MR), 3:45.
160: Championship: Chris Pfarr (LSH) dec. Josh Selly (TCU), 5-3. 3rd: Mitchell Schroepfer (WRRC) dec. Xavier Dahlgren (MW), 6-1. 5th: Mitch Stoltzman (MR) dec. Ben Steffel (BOLD), 3-1.
170: Championship: Adam Cooling (M/T) dec. Jordon Rothers (KMS), 4-1. 3rd: Aaron Bates (SE) dec. Alex Hatch (BOLD), OT 6-5. 5th: Dillon Parpart (NRHEG) dec. Ben Loosbrock (FMCC), 7-5.
182: Championship: Colten Carlson (USC) dec. Daniel Vitale (SAR), 1-0. 3rd: Jordan Schroepfer (WRRC) pinned Campbell Hofstetter (MAR), 0:56. 5th: Devin Wolle (STJ) dec. Christian Full (CAN), 7-3.
195: Championship: Tyler Jakes (MW) dec. Jordan Staab (DBLQPV), 9-5. 3rd: Carson Hagen (WORTH) maj. dec. Casey Decker (MR), 9-1. 5th: Logan Sonnek (USC) dec. Keith Maxon (NRHEG), 5-3.
220: Championship: Nathan Rose (SE) tech. fall Justin Cumberbatch (ALEX), 20-5. 3rd: Brady Goeble (SAR) dec. Max Kaping (LITCH), 10-4. 5th: Justin Varpness (MAR) dec. Chase Norton (KMS), 4-3.
285: Championship: Lance Briard (RIV) dec. Colton Hines (F/MCW), 3-2. 3rd: Austin Nath (MAR) pinned Alex Schroepfer (WRRC), 1:40. 5th: Jason Mertens (QC) pinned Alex Burns (TCU), 3:46.