Wolverines downed by New York Mills in season-opening duel
The Wadena-Deer Creek wrestling season opened with a 52-15 defeat at the hands of New York Mills on Dec. 4 in New York Mills.
The Wolverines picked up a pair of victories from Jayson Young and Cody Wheeler, as well as a forfeit victory in the defeat.
Young picked up the victory over Derrik Wegscheid at 138. He was victorious by a 5-0 decision.
Wheeler was strong in his victory at 182 pounds. Wheeler earned a fall victory at five minutes and 38 seconds over Elliott Mann.
The Wolverines return to the mat at 6 p.m. on Dec. 6 at the Wadena-DC Elementary school gymnasium.
New York Mills 52, Wadena-DC 15
106: Chris Yonder (NYM) def. River McQuiston (WDC) (Fall :21)
113: Austin Hughes (NYM) def. Simon Snyder (WDC) (Dec. 3-2)
120: Jacob Guck (NYM) def. Koby Endres (WDC) (Fall 1:25)
126: Carter Haman (NYM) def. Mason Snyder (WDC) (Dec. 3-0)
132: (WDC) wins by forfeit
138: Jayson Young (WDC) def. Derrik Wegscheid (NYM) (Dec. 5-0)
145: Gabe Geiser (NYM) def. Connor Dirks (WDC) (Maj. Dec. 10-1)
152: Bren Salo (NYM) def. Braeden Siberg (WDC) (Fall 5:25)
160: Jon Ronning (NYM) def. Isaac Hale (WDC) (Fall 3:52)
170: Dylan Fischer (NYM) def. Garrett Redning (WDC) (Fall 1:11)
182: Cody Wheeler (WDC) def. Elliott Mann (NYM) (Fall 5:38)
195: Alex Sandoval (NYM) def. DJ Moench (WDC) (Fall 1:45)
285: (NYM) wins by forfeit