Wrestling: Osakis splits dualsThe Silverstreaks defeated New York Mills and fell to Border West at the Border West triangular
By: Lori Mork, Alexandria Echo Press
The Silverstreak wrestlers split their matches at the Border West triangular with a pair of teams in the Class A Lean and Mean division (earning votes in the state polls), defeating New York Mills 39-30 and falling to Border West 52-28.
Trenton Coyer had the easiest road to a pair of wins as he received forfeits in both of his matches at 112 pounds, while Brendon Coyer, 106, received a forfeit in his match against New York Mills, but picked up a nice pin over his Border West opponent.
Austin Rollag also had a pair of wins as he earned pins over Zach Frost of New York Mills and Carter Behrens of Border West.
Peter Hagen and Garret Scherr traded spots between 220 and 285 pounds, and both wrestlers earned two wins on the night.
Hagen pinned Cole Grabow of New York Mills while wrestling at 220 pounds, then moved to 285 to take on Wyatt Tritz of Border West, winning 9-0.
Scherr was a 3-2 winner over New York Mills’ Max Carlson at 285 pounds in a battle between two state-ranked wrestlers. Scherr is ranked No. 3 at 220 pounds, while Carlson has the No. 8 spot at 285 pounds.
In his second match of the night, Scherr faced S. Callenius of Border West, winning on a 1:50 pin.
OSAKIS 39, NEW YORK MILLS 30
106 – Brendon Coyer, Osa, won by forfeit, 112 – Trenton Coyer, Osa, won by forfeit, 120 – Shane Novak, NYM, maj dec Ryan Engfer 15-4, 126 – Colton Waldvogel, Osa, dec Austin Haman 5-1, 132 – Garret Sunder, Osa, won by forfeit, 138 – Andrew Perala, NYM, pinned Conrad Wiener 1:49, 145 – Taylor Ericksrud, NYM, tech fall Brian Thorstad 23-6, 152 – Kacee Skoog, NYM, won by forfeit, 160 – Austin Rollag, Osa, pinned Z. Frost 3:52, 170 – Gunnar Flynn, NYM, dec Brandon Spanswick 9-4, 182 – Nils Hagen, Osa, dec Brian Pyle 8-6 OT, 195 – Noah Pesola, NYM, pinned Mitch Sunder 0:54, 220 – Peter Hagen, Osa, pinned Cole Grabow 3:41, 285 – Garret Scherr, Osa, dec Max Carlson 3-2.
BORDER WEST 52,
106 – Brendon Coyer, Osa, pinned Dylan Menge 2:55, 113 – Trenton Coyer, Osa, won by forfeit, 120 – Cameron Sykora, BW, pinned Ryan Engfer 3:26, 126 – Tracer Lee, BW, pinned Colton Waldvogel 1:10, 132 – Bryce Nilson, BW, pinned Garret Sunder 1:32, 138 – Gus McCarthy, BW, pinned Conrad Wiener 0:37, 145 – Dylan Pullis, BW, pinned Brian Thorstad 3:04, 152 – Austin Rollag, Osa, pinned Carter Behrens 1:58, 160 – Cormick Combellick, BW, won by forfeit, 170 – Nick Stafford, BW, tech fall Brandon Spanswick 16-0, 182 – Austin Maanum, BW, tech fall Nils Hagen 19-2, 195 – Bradan Krump, BW, pinned Mitch Sunder 3:38, 220 – Garret Scherr, Osa, pinned Seth Callenius 1:50, 285 – Peter Hagen, Osa, maj dec Wyatt Tritz 9-0.
Border West 45, New York Mills 31