Lynx top Wildcats
on the mats
WEBSTER CITY - The Webster City wrestling team honored fallen teammate Brandon Jessen here Thursday night, defeating Humboldt to complete a North Central Conference triangular.
Earlier in the night, the Lynx fell to Clear Lake, but rebounded to top the Wildcats.
Humboldt earned a victory over the Lions in the other dual.
Jessen, who suffered a fractured C1 vertebra last month during the Don Miller Invitational in Fort Dodge, had a fundraiser in his honor to help with medical costs. He will not require surgery, but will have to wear a neck and chest brace for three months.
In a battle of ranked wrestlers, Dylan Fielder of Webster City downed Humboldt's Reed Dreyer, 3-2. Fielder is ranked fifth at 195 pounds, while Dreyer is second.
The dual between the Lions and Lynx came down to bonus points, as Webster City won eight of the 14 matches, but Clear Lake netted 17 points points.
All three teams have matching 4-1 NCC marks.
Clear Lake 35, Webster City 32
170 - Connor Larson, WC pinned Bradley Hillyer, :29; 182 - Brandon Patton, WC dec. Conner Nosbisch, 11-9; 195 - Dylan Fielder, WC major dec. Carter Garrington, 13-5; 220 - Gustavo Gasca, WC dec. Ace Walton, 6-2; 285 - Gavin Dinsdale, WC dec. Mitchell Jordan, 7-4; 106 - Sam Jones, CL pinned Trey Nelson, 4:30; 113 - Brennen Doebel, CL pinned Cole Nokes, 2:10; 120 - Ryan Leisure, CL tech. fall Avery Haman, 16-1; 126 - Spencer Orr, CL pinned Carter Rholl, 2:43; 132 - Ryan Faught, CL pinned Tanner Hoveland, 2:58; 138 - Andres Gonzalez, CL pinned Ryan Ferrari, 2:40; 145 - Jacob Powers, WC dec. Blake Kelso, 9-5; 152 - Tanner Hild, WC major dec. TJ Hauser, 9-0; 160 - Alex Oswald, WC pinned Logan Wilcke, 1:56.
Humboldt 36, Clear Lake 33
182 - Adam Mickelson, H dec. Nosbisch, 6-4; 195 - Reed Dreyer, H pinned Garrington, 1:56; 220 - Cordes Otlhoff, H pinned Walton, 1:23; 285 - Dylan Hendricks, H dec. Jordan, 5-0; 106 - Levi Sawyer, H dec. Jones, 7-4; 113 - Doebel, CL pinned Austin Meier, 2:44; 120 - Leisure, CL pinned Jaden Kampen, 3:00; 126 - Jaxon Kampen, H major dec. Orr, 8-0; 132 - Faught, CL pinned Austen Gargano, 3:00; 138 - Gonzalez, CL pinned Jake Miller, 3:17; 145 - Kelso, CL dec. Collin Flick, 6-4; 152 - Thaylon Bowman, H pinned Hauser, :35; 160 - Wilcke, CL pinned Gus Arnold, 4:00; 170 - Nikko Wheeler, H tech, fall Hillyer, 19-0.
Webster City 37, Humboldt 18
195 - Fielder, WC dec. Dreyer, 3-2; 220 - Gasca, WC dec. Olthoff, 6-1; 285 - Dinsdale, WC dec. Hendricks, 4-2; 106 - Sawyer, H pinned Khaleck, :44; 113 - Nokes, WC pinned Meier, 3:14; 120 - Seeley, WC pinned Jad. Kampen, 1:48; 126 - Gargano, H Rholl, :25; 132 - Jax. Kampen, H dec. Hoveland, 12-8; 138 - Madsen, H dec. Ferrari, 5-1; 145 - Powers, WC major dec. Flick, 14-5; 152 - Hild, WC dec. Colby Miller, 6-3; 160 - Oswald, WC dec. Arnold, 6-1; 170 - Larson, WC dec. Wheeler, 4-3; 182 - Patten, WC dec. Mickelson, 6-1.
No. 9 Titans split
MOVILLE - The ninth-ranked (IWCOA Class 1A) South Central Calhoun wrestling team split a triangular with Alta-Aurelia and No. 4 (1A) Woodbury Central on Tuesday.
The Titans cruised to a 58-20 victory over the Warriors, while dropping a 42-31 decision to the Wildcats.
Jeff King (160 pounds), Zayne Barrett (182) and Cody Schoop (220) led the way for South Central Calhoun with two wins apiece.