BHV drops pair to Border West and BCT
Eric Waln was the only Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale grappler to win two matches Tuesday as the Raiders lost to Border West 64-11 and Breckenridge/Campbell-Tintah 47-30 in the Border West Triangular.
Waln won a 22-6 technical fall over Border West's Matt Costello and pinned BCT's Michael Whitney with just one second left.
Also scoring victories for the Raiders were Justin Gordon (103), Jackie Swenson (112), Andrew Cihlar (125), Tyler Lamb (130), Kasey Horn (135), Dakota Finck (140) and John French (215).
Border West buried BCT 63-12 to win the triangular. The Bucs, who are ranked eighth in the state Class A poll, improved their season record to 19-5.
Border West 64, Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale 11
103 Cameron Sykora (BW) maj. DEC. Justin Gordon (BHV) 12-0
112 Peder Schmitz (BW) pinned Jackie Swenson (BHV) 1:59
119 Mitch Andrews (BW) pinned Andrew Cihlar (BHV) 1:01
125 Gus McCarthy (BW) pinned Tyler Lamb (BHV) 0:38
130 Will McCarthy (BW) won by forfeit
135 Taylor McCalip (BW) tech. Fall Kasey Horn (BHV) 19-4
140 Dakota Finck (BHV) DEC. Leo Nicoletti (BW) 13-9
145 Eric Waln (BHV) tech. Fall Matt Costello (BW) 22-6
152 Austin Maanum (BW) won by forfeit
160 Chalmer Combeliick (BW) won by forfeit
171 Charlie Maanum (BW) pinned Andrew Bounds (BHV) 4:25
189 Austin Rinke (BW) maj. DEC. Dalton Baker (BHV) 15-7
215 John French (BHV) pinned Jamie Wenker (BW) 3:12
HWT Billy Connelly (BW) won by forfeit
Breckenridge/Campbell-Tintah 47, Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale 30
103 Justin Gordon (BHV) pinned Jack Hiedeman (BCT) 3:36
112 Jackie Swenson (BHV) won by forfeit
119 Mark Erickson (BCT) won by forfeit
125 Andrew Cihlar (BHV) pinned Travis Miranowski (BCT) 2:36
130 Tyler Lamb (BHV) won by forfeit
135 Kasey Horn (BHV) won by forfeit
140 Josh Peterson (BCT) pinned Dakota Finck (BHV) 3:17
145 Eric Waln (BHV) pinned Michael Whitney (BCT) 5:59
152 Double forfeit
160 Stephen Erlandson (BCT) won by forfeit
171 Cole Praus (BCT) pinned Andrew Bounds (BHV) 3:10
189 Greg Erlandson (BCT) pinned Dalton Baker (BHV) 1:28
215 Alex Banken (BCT) pinned John French (BHV) 1:42
HWT Jesse Lee (BCT) won by forfeit
Horn places third in PRC
Kasey Horn's third place finish at 130 was the highlight of Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale's Saturday as the Raiders finished with 22 points in the Park Region Conference meet at Bertha.
Horn decisioned Sam Tellers of UNC 8-0 in the 125-pound division's third place match.
The Bulldogs of Otter Tail Central won four individual championships en route to posting a team-high 190.5 points. New York Mills was second with three individual champions and 174 points.
Park Region Conference Tournament
Otter Tail Central 190.5, New York Mills 174, Osakis 165, Royalton/Upsala 151.5, United North Central 118, Pequot Lakes/Pine River-Backus 110.5, Browerville/Eagle Valley 82, Parkers Prairie 32.5, Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale 22
103 Tommy Selander (NYM) dec. Tristan Rubner (PLPRB) 4-2
112 Shane Novak (NYM) pinned Adam Sutlief (BEV) :57
119 Zach Johnson (OTC) tech. fall Jace Loge (PRB) 5:34
125 Jake Malone (UNC) dec. Andy Poster (R) 3-2
130 Zach Matthys (OTC) dec. Tyler Kent (BEV) 7-6
135 Allen Peyerl (OTC) dec. Max Pajari (UNC) 2-0
140 Mitch Lange (R) dec. Austin Collins (O) 10-5
145 Tyler Olson (OTC) dec. Peter Stark (NYM) 5-4
152 Peter harrison (PLPRB) dec. Nikolaj Hagen (O) 9-2
171 Kevin Hahn (PP) dec. Noah Pesola (NYM) 10-5
189 Tyler Patron (NYM) dec. Taylor Carlson (UNC) 9-4
215 Andrew Plumski (R) pinned Cody Adolphson (O) :33
285 Cody Torkelson (O) pinned Kellen Franks (R) 3:01
BHV 44, BEV 33
The Raiders dominated the upper weights Thursday in a victory over a dual meet victory over the Broncos.
Trailing 33-21 with four weights to go, the Raiders started their comeback when Andy Bounds decisioned Troy Middendorf 3-1 in the 171-pound match. The Raiders then picked up a dozen points as the Broncos forfeited to Dalton Baker and John French at 189 and 215. The Broncos needed a pin in the heavyweight match but it was BHV's Dylan Koppendrayer who won by fall at the 1:58 mark.
BHV 44, BEV 33
103: Justin Gordon (BHV) tech. fall Noah Becker (BEV) 5:17
112: Adam Sutlief (BEV) pinned Jackie Swenson (BHV) 3:05
119: Ridge Quistorff (BEV) pinned Andrew Cihlar (BHV) 1:23
125: Preston Irsfeld (BEV) pinned Tyler Lamb (BHV) 1:55
130: Kasey Horn (BHV) pinned Jordan Statema (BEV) 1:45
135: Taylor Kent (BEV) by forfeit
140: Josh Weekley (BHV) pinned Clayton Noland (BEV) :29
145: Dakota Finck (BHV) pinned Dylan Winkler (BEV) 1:22
152: Matt Schettler (BEV) dec. Eric Waln (BHV) 13-11
160: Avery Kuhnau (BEV) forfeit
171: Andrew Bounds (BHV) dec. Cody Middendorf (BEV) 3-1
189: Dalton Baker (BHV) by forfeit
215: John French (BHV) by Forfeit
Hwt: Dylan Koppendrayer (BHV) pinned Emil Schnack (BEV) 1:58