Wrestlers take fifth at Carrington
By Neal A. Shipman
Watford City’s varsity wrestling team traveled to Carrington this past weekend to take on the Cardinals in a dual meet and then to compete in the Carrington Tournament.
In dual action against Carrington, the Wolves fell to the Cardinals 67-12 and then took fifth place in the Carrington Tournament.
Watford City also wrestled New Salem in a dual meet on Friday, falling to New Salem 36-24.
This week, the Wolves will be at the New Town-Stanley Triangular on Thursday and then compete in the Dickinson Tournament on Friday and Saturday.
Carrington 67, Watford City 12
The Carrington Cardinals rolled over the Wolves in dual action last Friday with Watford City only picking up 12 points.
Scoring the only points for the Wolves was Gus Nelson, who pinned Billy Holtan in 3:20 at 138 pounds, while Corey Jones won by forfeit at 182 pounds.
Individual results from the dual were as follows:
106: Logan Gumke decisoned 10-7 by Matthew Neumiller.
113: Coleton Jore decisioned 16-1 by Keenan Kvamme.
126: Clay Jorgenson pinned by Patrick Freeman, 3:18
138: Gus Nelson pinned Billy Holtan, 3:20.
145: Trevor Kalberer pinned by Zach Schafer, 5:56.
152: Keegan Thompson decisioned 20-1 by Riley Lura.
160: Austin Garmann pinned by Lane Anderson, 1:55.
182: Corey Jones won by forfeit.
285: Kye Bolken pinned by Cordell Schroeder, 1:45.
New Salem 36, Watford City 24
106: Logan Gumke pinned Shane Forster, 1:26.
113: Coleton Jore pinned by Cullen Seeger, 3:46.
126: Clay Jorgenson pinned by Colton Neumiller, 1:51.
138: Gus Nelson pinned by Cody Neumiller, 3:09.
145: Joe Nelson won by forfeit.
152: Trevor Kalberer won by forfeit.
160: Keegan Thompson pinned by Taylor Heins, 1:02.
195: Corey Jones pinned by Ty Doll, 3:42.
285: Kye Bolken won by forfeit.
Watford City took fifth place at the Carrington Tournament scoring 80 points.
Placing in second place for Watford City in the tournament was Gus Nelson, 138 pounds, Trevor Kalberer, 145 pounds, and Corey Jones, 182 pounds. Wolves taking fourth place were Logan Gumke, 106 pounds, and Coleton Jore, 113 pounds; while Austin Garmann took fifth place at 152 pounds. Placing in sixth place for Watford City was Clay Jorgenson, 126 pounds, and Josh Johnson, 145 pounds, while Kye Bolken took fifth place at 285 pounds.
Tournament results were as follows:
106: Dakota Garmann pinned by Cullen Seeger, New Salem, 1:45; Garmann pinned by Aric Miller, Velva, 2:12.
106: Jade Hepper pinned by Cullen Seeger, New Salem, 0:40; Hepper pinned by Matthew Neumiller, Carrington, 1:49.
106: Logan Gumke pinned Aric Miller, Velva, 1:08; Gumke pinned by Lucas Brown, Carrington, 1:44; Gumke pinned Matthew Neumiller, Carrington, 3:28.
113: Coleton Jore decisioned 16-0 by Keenan Kvamme, Carrington; Jore decisioned 7-2 by Brett Verville, North Border; Jore pinned Robert Finneseth, Velva, 1:31.
126: Clay Jorgenson pinned by Mason Brudevold, Velva, 0:59; Jorgenson decisioned Kyle Schmidt, Minot Ryan, 7-4; Jorgenson pinned by Blake Kaercher, North Border, 5:20; Jorgenson pinned by Austin Goodsell, Devils Lake, 1:25.
138: Gus Nelson decisioned Nik Hunt, Devils Lake, 2-0; Nelson decisioned Logan Eisenbeis, Beulah, 6-4; Nelson decisioned 15-2 by Derrick Casey, Velva.
145: Joe Nelson pinned by Nathan Schmaltz, Velva, 3:32.
145: Josh Johnson pinned Joe Nelson, Watford City,1:41; Johnson pinned by Gabe Schill, North Border, 1:42; Johnson pinned Bradan Kalamaha, Minot Ryan, 0:38; Johnson pinned by Zach Schafer, Carrington, 2:19; Johnson pinned by Gabe Schill, North Border High, 0:59.
145: Trevor Kalberer decisioned Gabe Schill, North Border, 11-4; Kalberer pinned Zach Schafer, Carrington, 1:06; Kalberer decisioned 11-1 by Austin Schall, Devils Lake.
152: Austin Garmann pinned by Tanner Keller, Harvey, 5:18; Garmann pinned Cullen Blair, North Border, 2:20; Garmann decisioned Keegan Thompson, Watford City, 8-2; Garmann decisioned 9-7 by Tommy Good, Devils Lake,
152: Keegan Thompson pinned by Kiel Werre, Velva, 0:32; Thompson pinned Dawson Scott, Devils Lake, 0:44; Thompson decisioned 8-2 by Austin Garmann, Watford City.
182: Corey Jones pinned Alex Dearinger, North Border, 3:19; Jones decisioned 8-2 by Dylan Morin, Rugby; Jones pinned Tory Nygaard, Devils Lake, 0:35.
285: Kye Bolken pinned by Tyson Lafferty, North Border, 0:09; Bolken pinned by Kyle Wieler, North Border, 0:28; Bolken won by forfeit over Dakota Johnson, Minot Ryan.