Osakis wrestling: Torkelson is runner up at Paul Bunyan Invitational
Silverstreak heavyweight Cody Torkelson earned runner-up honors at the annual Paul Bunyan Invitational wrestling tournament in Brainerd Friday. The No. 2 ranked Osakis wrestler picked up a pair of quick pins to start the tournament, then had to b...
Silverstreak heavyweight Cody Torkelson earned runner-up honors at the annual Paul Bunyan Invitational wrestling tournament in Brainerd Friday.
The No. 2 ranked Osakis wrestler picked up a pair of quick pins to start the tournament, then had to battle Sam Olson of Foley to a 5-4 win to reach the finals.
There, he ran into Dylan Hoyt of Chisago Lakes, falling 8-3 to finish second.
No other Osakis wrestler got past the second round.
The Silverstreaks finished 15th as a team, with Foley taking the title.
BRAINERD PAUL BUNYAN INVITATIONAL
TEAM SCORES - 1. Foley 240.5, 2. Frazee 214.5, 3. Little Falls 142.0, 4. Pierz 128.0, 5. BOLD 124.5, 6. Grand Rapids 105.0, 7. Brainerd 99.0, 8. Burnsville 91.0, 9. Becker 79.5, 10. Bemidji 74.0, 11. Royalton/Upsala 73, 12. Chisago Lakes 62, 13. Moorhead 58, 14. Pequot Lakes/Pine River-Backus 54, 15. Osakis 33.
103 POUNDS - Trent Coyer fell to Jackson Schauer, GR, 0:18; fell to Tyler O'Beime, BEM, 5-3.
112 POUNDS - Ryan Engfer fell to Tyler Jenson, FOL, 0:17; bye; fell to David Brenden, GR 4:36.
119 POUNDS - No entry.
125 POUNDS - No entry.
130 POUNDS - Nick Wolterstorff fell to Tyler Jobe, GR, 1:34; fell to Alonzo Quintana, BUR, 9-4.
135 POUNDS - Brian Thorstad fell to Luke Boran, BRD, 0:47; bye; fell to Brad Meyer, PRZ, 2:50.
140 POUNDS - Tyler Spanswick fell to Alex Hatch, BOLD, 10:4; pinned Kyle Jordan, PLP, 2:12; fell to Shane White, BRD, 2:15.
145 POUNDS - Austin Collins fell to Colton Doty, BEM, 4:43; fell to Dan Moulzolf, ROY, 2-1.
152 POUNDS - Cody Rupert fell to Bryant Bue, LIT, 1:28; dec. Tommy Wychor, Mor, 7-3; fell to Lucas Grossoehme, BUR, 1:58.
160 POUNDS - James Gabrielson fell to Chase Morlock, MOR, 2:13; pinned John Dahl, BURN, 1:34; fell to Darlan Rubner, PLP, 4-2.
171 POUNDS - Nikolaj Hagen fell to Matt Sadlowsky, BEC, 5-4; maj. dec. Adam Grams, Litch, 13-1; fell to Tyler Kohlmeier, BRD, 2-1.
189 POUNDS - Garret Scherr dec. Zach Shepersky, BRD, 7-1; fell to Nick Lefebvre, FOL, 5-2; fell to Evan Gary, MOR, 1:40.
215 POUNDS - Cody Adolphson fell to Dymitro Hutsal, BURN, 6-4; fell to Vince Virga, CL, 1:25.
285 POUNDS - Cody Torkelson pinned Curtis Brisk, PIE, 1:09; pinned Nick Steffel, BOLD, 0:48; dec. Sam Olson, FOL, 5-4; CHAMPIONSHIP - fell to Dylan Hoyt, CL, 8-3.