Comets stand second at MWL district
SPRINGFIELD — Crater advanced 16 wrestlers into today’s semifinal round at the Class 5A Midwestern League district championships with a steady showing Friday but still finds itself trailing host Thurston in the team standings entering Day 2.
Thurston took the early lead for the team title with 185.5 points, followed closely by the Comets at 174 and Eagle Point with 118 points after advancing nine wrestlers into the semifinals.
For Ashland, Noah Cornett (152 pounds), Trevor Fulton (170) and Zach Adler (220) each earned quarterfinal wins on Friday.
The Comets have at least one semifinalist at all but one of the 14 weight classes, with two semifinalists at 120 (Zeth Brower and Angel Diaz), 182 (Tony Flores and Luis Duarte) and 285 (Kaden Olson and Isaiah Mays).
For Eagle Point, Thomas Zomerdyk and Freddy Barajas each advanced to the semis at 106 while Brian De La Cruz and Ali Barajas moved one win from the finals at 145 to lead the charge.
MWL District Championships
TEAM SCORES: Thurston 185.5, Crater 174, Eagle Point 118, North Eugene 85, Churchill 44, Springfield 26.5, Ashland 25.
106 — Thomas Zomerdyk, EP, pinned Austin Doren, Cra, 2:16; Jesse Stalder, Chu, pinned Trevor Selby, Thu, 3:18; Jacob Banry, Cra, pinned Juan Ramirez, Spr, 1:24; Freddy Barajas, EP, pinned Mark Hasty, Thu, 1:04.
113 — Tanner Ulrey, Cra, pinned Dillon Springer, Spr, :20; Zane Stewart, Thu, pinned Jason Weiss, NE, :21; Trigger Weyers, EP, pinned Isaac Childress, Cra, 1:23; Gavin Sherrill, Thu, won by forfeit over Ainsley Afelin, Chu.
120 — Zeth Brower, Cra, pinned Uriel Guzman, Thu, 1:21; Ishmael Blas, NE, pinned Luis Sanchez, EP, 2:15; Angel Diaz, Cra, won by forfeit; Manuel Monroy, Thu, tech. fall Alexus Misick-Besio, Chu, 17-1 (4:45).
126 — Hunter Hiatt, Cra, pinned Rodrigo Cortes-Lopez, Chu, :52; Dylan Averill, Thu, pinned Vicente Garcia, EP, 1:15; Bradey Thrash, EP, pinned Kabb Christensen, Cra, 1:05; Cade Ezell, Thu, pinned Niccolo Cellini, Ash, :44.
132 — Alec Nolan, NE, pinned Kyle O`Neil, EP, :57; Calvin Royce, Thu, dec. Kellen Kerrigan, Cra, 12-7; Seth McCoy, EP, pinned Jonah Rosewood, Ash, :49; Isaiah Griffith, Cra, pinned Francisco Gonzalez, Thu, 1:33.
138 — Shane Teigen, Thu, pinned Aspyn Gottschalk, Ash, 2:56; Evan Powell, Chu, pinned Josh Sitzer, EP, 3:05; Tyler Carey, Chu, pinned Kolby Bearden, NE, 1:36; Clayton Rock, Cra, pinned Konner Borshiem, Thu, 2:28.
145 — Seth Morales, Thu, pinned Josh Banry, Cra, 2:46; Brian De La Cruz, EP, pinned Joe Jarvis, Ash, 1:09; Anthony Tena, Chu, pinned Isaiah Contreras, Thu, 5:20; Ali Barajas, EP, pinned Axel Perez-Lopez, Spr, :51.
152 — Austin Watson, Thu, pinned Tanin Ames, NE, 1:48; Noah Cornett, Ash, pinned Tommy Owen, EP, 1:33; Everett Chandler, NE, won by forfeit over Keanu Downard, Spr; Dallas Howard, Cra, pinned Conner Ewalt, EP, 3:17.
160 — Logan Meek, Cra, pinned Seth Riggs, NE, :51; Cameron Shaw, Thu, pinned Joray Redhorse, EP, 2:34; Kyle Hendrix, NE, pinned Tanner Lee, Cra, 3:28; Josiah Lunas-Rodriguez, Spr, pinned Joseph Geiszler, EP, 1:03.
170 — Logan Lowder, Cra, pinned Jacob Robitz, Ash, :23; Coby Wedmore, Thu, pinned Isaac Barrager, Spr, 1:34; Kaleb Roach, Thu, pinned Angel Perez, Cra, 4:31; Trevor Fulton, Ash, bye.
182 — Tony Flores, Cra, pinned Jeremy Foss, Thu, :52; Gus Beeler, Spr, won by forfeit over Kipling Parowski, Ash; Luis Duarte, Cra, major dec. Gage Rehberger, NE, 13-5; Jack Hudgins-Johnson, Thu, pinned Eduardo Vasquez-Martinez, Chu, 5:14.
195 — Avery Jaramillo, Thu, pinned Diego Flores, Cra, 1:39; Kane Ettel, NE, won by forfeit over Issaac Juarez, Spr; Jacob Hukill, EP, major dec. Jesse Hewitt, Thu, 13-5; Cody Fisher, Cra, pinned Juan Cruz, Spr, 1:22.
220 — Zach Adler, Ash, pinned Luke Walker, Spr, :09; Lane Lambert, EP, dec. Micah Burke, Thu, 7-5; Colton Hallett, Thu, pinned David Currier, NE, :34; Beau Crawford, Cra, pinned Brandon Unrein, Spr, 2:38.
285 — Kaden Olson, Cra, major dec. Brian Jenkins, Thu, 13-5; Logan Kerr, NE, dec. Cole Woodke, Chu, 3-2; Logan Gambill, NE, pinned Adrian Cervantes, Thu, 1:26; Isaiah Mays, Cra, pinned Josh Mitchell, Spr, 1:12.
CLASS 4A SPECIAL DISTRICT 3: At Murphy, Phoenix stands in third after the first-day standings and placed six wrestlers in today’s finals at Hidden Valley High.
The Pirates who reached the semifinals are: Ezra DeLuca (113), Jacky Hawkins (138), Elijah Santana (152), Elijah Galatito (170), Dane Johnson (182) and Ismael De La Torre (285).
Team Scores — Marshfield 135, Mazama 129, Phoenix 102, Douglas 77, Henley 76, Hidden Valley 76, Siuslaw 57.5, North Valley 50, North Bend 37.5, South Umpqua 37, Klamath Union 30, Brookings-Harbor 27.
106 — Brycen Johnson, Maz, pinned Esmeralda Tarula, KU,:37; Brady Libby, Siu, pinned Kailey Kitts, HV, 1:12; Samantha Bramblett, NV, dec. Kyler Pemberton, Maz, 8-5; Clayton Hatcher, Dou, forfeit Ethan Ingram, NB.
113 — Kody Koumentis, Mar, pinned Natanee Campbell, Maz, 1:32; Hunter Lucas, HV, bye; Jonah Kugler, Maz, pinned Omar Arras, HV, 3:39; Ezra DeLuca, Pho, bye.
120 — Richard Huff, Siu, tech. fall over Ty Cross, Dou, 16-1 (4.00); Colton West, Mar, dec. Asa Marwick, HV, 5-1; Frankie Harlow, Mar, pinned Isaac English, Maz,5:04; Isaiah Franco, KU, pinned Ben Buehler, BH, 1:08.
126 — Nakai Sinohui, SU, pinned Gavin Fletcher, Siu, 3:28; Israel Gill, Maz, dec. Pierce Reardon, HV, 8-6; Zayne S Wilde, NV, pinned Blake Fritz, KU, 4:00; Dane Backes, HV, pinned Konrad Hoyer, Mar, 3:30.
132 — Cole Waldron, Dou, pinned Riley Chancellor, HV, 1:39; Peyton Forbes, Mar, dec. Kody Grossman, Hen, 7-5; Coltyn Ringen, NB, tech fall over Elijah Leonis, Pho, 19-3 (3:17); Christian Garfield, NV, inj. Default Andru Bates, BH, :10.
138 — AJ Lira, Mar, pinned Ryan Jennings, Sui, 2:49; Jacky Hawkins, Pho, tech. fall over Jacob Huse, Dou, 17-1 (5:35); Justin Renfro, NV, dec. Mike Walker, Pho, 13-8; Kaden Wood, Maz, major dec.Joshua, Mar, 13-3.
145 — William Jantzer, Mar, pinned Louis Gentry, Siu, 2:47; Dalton Samis, Pho, pinned Chance Solus,, Maz, 2:41; Anthony Kraan, Hen, pinned Jesse Oaches, HV, 1:17; Bowen Browder, Maz, pinned William Miller, BH, :24.
152 — Garrett Lefebvre, Mar, pinned, Benjamin Hoegee, Maz, :33; Brayden Morris, HV, pinned Scott Coleman, KU, 1:48; Elijah Santana, Pho, pinned Jullin Gardner, Maz, 2:41; Boss Clark, Hen, pinned Kelvonte Dawsey, BH, :47.
162 — Martin Sierra, Hen, pinned Andrew Allen, SU, :40; Eli Colas, NV, pinned Fisher Bastian, HV, :49; Will Forbes, Mar, pinned Uriah Stoffal, Dou, 4:33; Braydon Wright, Maz, pinned Sam Brumble, Pho, :20.
170 — Travis Wittlake, Mar, pinned Anthony Derrick, NB, 2:12; Elijah Galatioto, Pho, dec. Scott Renslow, Hen, 8-5; Kolby Lavin-Williams, Dou, dec. Joey Wilson, Pho, 8-2; Riley Jennings, Siu, pinned Dominic Hankins, Maz, 4:00.
182 — Kadin Baker, Dou, pinned Cade Wynne, Maz, :27; Jon Zebadua, BH, forfeit; Aiden Adams, Mar, dec. Dane Johnson, Pho, 7-3; Grady Hampel, NB, pinned Colby Reed, Maz, :24.
195 — Christian Newlan, Siu, forfeit; Jesse Brecht, Dou, pinned Eric Griffiths, Maz, 4:50; Dustin Brown, HV, pinned Noah Knight, Dou, 3:28; Tyler Moore, KU, dec Jacob Healy, Maz, 5-4 TB.
220 — Mikey Sierra, Hen, pinned Andrew Dubie, Dou, 1:46; Alvaro Ruiz, Mar, major dec. Averi Winn, BH, 10-3; Isaac Skurk, Dou, pinned Jordan Friel, Maz, 2:23; Tyler Post, Mar, pinned Samantha Stroud, SU, 1:02.
285 — Dallas Lamphere, Hen, pinned Natahna Schonchin-Noneo, Maz, :48; Phillip Hernandez, Mar, pinned Cole Brecht, Dou, 3:25; Cameron Hankins, Maz, pinned Matthew Horrillo, Siu, 1:53; Ismael De La Torre, Pho, pinned Landen Chung, SU, :41.