Emmetsburg 1st, Southeast Valley and South Central Calhoun follow at TLC wrestling meet

ROCKWELL CITY — Emmetsburg reigned supreme as champions at the Twin Lakes Conference wrestling meet here on Saturday.

The E-Hawks piled up 200 points, finishing ahead of runner-up Southeast Valley. South Central Calhoun was third, Pocahontas Area fourth and Alta-Aurelia fifth.

Rounding out the team standings were GTRA, Manson Northwest Webster, Sioux Central, West Bend-Mallard and East Sac County.

Ryan Brennan remained unbeaten on his season for Emmetsburg, winning the 145-pound bracket with three falls. Jace Nelson-Brown, Ben Saxton and Matthew Wirtz were all crowned winners. Like Brennan, Wirtz is also unbeaten on the year, as he earned a 4-2 decision over MNW’s Brodie Anderson in the finals in a featured final.

Aaron Graves claimed two falls to lead the Jaguars, as he was crowned the heavyweight champion. Caelan Oakes-Sudhish earned three pins to win at 120, with Carson Suchan, Ty Klatt, Harley Bryson and Rylie Ferrari all placing third.

Justin Rohlfing, Zachary Trott, Kevin King, Blake McAlister and Jayden Soard picked up titles for the Titans.

King, McAlister and Soard are all 30-0 on the year and earned seven pins at the TLC meet.

For Pocahontas Area, Tyce Ruffridge was first, while Ryan Sommerlot, Deontez Williams and Keaton Bindel each took second.

Ethan Egli placed first, Anderson second and both Blake Jones and Owen Eldridge third for Manson NW. West Bend-Mallard’s Aaron Massner was a runner-up, as was Bradyn Burns and Charlie Veit from East Sac County.

Team Standings

1. Emmetsburg 200; 2. Southeast Valley 188; 3. South Central Calhoun 176; 4. Pocahontas Area 134; 5. Alta-Aurelia 103; 6. Graettinger-Terril/Ruthven-Ayrshire 101.5; 7. Manson Northwest Webster 98; 8. Sioux Central 97.5; 9. West Bend-Mallard 67.5; 10. East Sac County 52.5.

106 pounds

Championship — Justin Rohlfing, SCC pinned Trevor Meyer, AA, 1:53; Third place — Blake Jones, MNW major dec. Kaitlynn Schuler, PAC, 15-7.

113 pounds

Championship — Aiden Rieb, AA pinned Bradyn Burns, ESC, 3:17; Third place — Owen Eldridge, MNW dec. Case Korleski, SCC, 14-12.

120 pounds

Championship — Caelan Oakes-Sudhish, SV, pinned Kaben MOrrow, SC, :14; Third place — Nic Lowe, E-Burg, pinned Garret Ortner, ESC, 2:29.

126 pounds

Championship — Ethan Egli, MNW, dec. Zane Griffin, SC, 16-10; Third place — Ryerson Boevers, E-Burg, pinned Kaden Holder, SV, 1:29.

132 pounds

Championship — Tyce Ruffridge, PAC, major dec. Charlie Veit, ESC, 11-2; Third place — Brock Nattress, SCC pinned Hayden Garlow, AA, 1:55.

138 pounds

Championship — Zachary Trott, SCC dec. Aaron Massner, WBM, 10-9; Third place — Brandon Lenz, PAC, dec. Max Miller, SV, 6-3.

145 pounds

Championship — Ryan Brennan, E-Burg, pinned Ryan Sommerlot, PAC, 1:53; Third place — Carson Suchan, SV pinned Bryce Rosacker, G-T/R-A, 4:50.

152 pounds

Championship — Jace Nelson-Brown, E-Burg, pinned Cormick Currans, G-T/R-A, 3:41; Third place — Ty Klatt, SV, dec. Logan Grimm, WBM, 6-0.

160 pounds

Championship — Kevin King, SCC, dec. Justin Wirtz, E-Burg, 5-0; Third place — Harley Bryson, SV, major dec. Brody Simington, G-T/R-A, 12-1.

170 pounds

Championship — Blake McAlister, SCC, pinned Jordan Saul, G-T/R-A, 3:44; Third place — Cade Shirk, E-Burg, dec. Aackary Miller, SV, 8-2.

182 pounds

Championship — Ben Saxton, E-Burg, dec. Deontez Williams, PAC, 3-2; Third place — Rylie Ferrari, SV dec. Dakota Deuschle, SC, 6-4.

195 pounds

Championship — Matthew Wirtz, E-Burg, dec. Brodie Anderson, MNW, 4-2; Third place — Ethan Zaugg, WBM, dec. Clayton Schroeder, G-T/R-A, 8-5.

220 pounds

Championship — Jayden Soard, SCC, dec. Keaton Bindel, PAC, 6-1; Third place — Mark Hughes, SV, pinned Tanner Murray, G-T/R-A, 3:25.

285 pounds

Championship — Aaron Graves, SV, pinned Zach Erpelding, AA, :56; Third place — Nathan Adams, E-Burg, pinned Tristn Hood, MNW, 2:35.


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