Waupaca, W-F wrestling teams win
Waupaca’s and Weyauwega-Fremont wrestling teams picked up conference wins Jan. 10.
Waupaca handed Fox Valley Lutheran a 47-22 defeat in an Eastern Valley Conference dual, while W-F headed to Rosholt for a Central Wisconsin Conference dual and returned home with a 60-18 win.
Waupaca 47, FVL 22
The Comets picked up 30 points on forfeits at 113, 120, 152, 220 and 285 pounds.
Ethan Riley pinned Luke Witt in 47 seconds at 132, Joe Balicki pinned Ben Coulthurst in 1:29 at 170 and Levi Petroske picked up a 20-5 technical fall over Hayden Thern at 145.
W-F 60, Rosholt 18
The Indians’ wins included five pins and a pair of decisions.
Tre Blohm pinned Aaron Cole in 1:09 at 132, Matt Abhold pinned Brock Yenter in 3:56 at 152, Brandon Loehrke pinned Dathan Smerchek in 2:32 at 170, Tyler Schmitt pinned Ryce Morgan in 4:17 at 195 and Nathan Stelzner pinned Nick Burclow in 1:00 at 220. The Indians’ other wins came on Oliver Radtke’s 3-1 decision over Aaron Pliska at 126 and Tyler Hart’s 5-1 win over Trevor Buza at 138.
The Hornets also forfeited the 106-, 113-, 120- and 285-pound matches.
The Comets and Indians will head to New London Saturday, Jan. 12, for the Cutler Bulldog Classic, with matches slated to get under way at 10 a.m.