Card wrestling: Moorhead handles Alexandria in non-conference match
A young Alexandria squad was just no match for the Moorhead Spuds Tuesday night, falling on the mats 60-15.
Andy Bouressa, the Redbirds' No. 9 ranked wrestler at 189 pounds in Class AAA, earned a pin in 2:09 over Kelvin Bennett, that coming after Trent Piepenburg opened the match with a pin at 103 pounds, sticking Taylor Laidlaw in 1:09.
Anthony Hubbard earned the only other Alexandria win on the night at 135 pounds as he decisioned Joseph Carpenter 8-5.
The Cardinals' No. 9 ranked Cole Ellison suffered a loss in his 160-pound weight class at the hands of No. 5 ranked Chase Morlock, who edged the Alexandria senior 9-4.
MOORHEAD 60, ALEXANDRIA 15
103 - Trent Piepenburg, Alex, pinned Taylor Laidlaw 1:09, 112 - Kenny Mark, Mhd, pinned Johnson 1:23, 119 - Jacob Rositas, Mhd, pinned Austin Schmidt 0:57, 125 - Ben Herbst, Mhd, dec. Jacob Schiltgen 5-4, 130 - Brock Tallakson, Mhd, pinned Josh Fearing 2:35, 135 - Anthony Hubbard, Alex, dec. Joseph Carpenter 8-5, 140 - Ryan Schock, Mhd, pinned Landon Anderson 0:56, 145 - Nathaniel King, Mhd, pinned Brian Eipperle 6:27 OT, 152 - Tom Wychor, Mhd, pinned Jake DeLaRosby 1:29, 160 - Chase Morlock, Mhd, dec. Cole Ellison 9-4, 171 - AJ Wheeler, Mhd, pinned Shawn Nelson 0:57, 189 - Andy Bouressa, Alex, pinned Kelvin Bennett 2:09, 214 - Dan Evert, Mhd, pinned Justin Cumberbatch 1:25, 285 - Isaac Mulinix, Mhd, pinned Ariel Way 1:49.