Kenyon-Wanamingo, Zumbrota-Mazeppa, Goodhue Crown Multiple State Champs
The Kenyon-Wanamingo Knights, Zumbrota-Mazeppa Cougars, Goodhue Wildcats and Pine Island Panthers brought home some hardware from the state wrestlingtournament in St. Paul on Saturday.
Kenyon-Wanamingo sophomore Jeron Matson was the 106-pound Class A champion last year and captured the 113-pound crown this year.
Sophomore Tyler Ryan is the 152-pound Class A champion. Sophomore Seth Brossard placed third at 132 pounds. Senior Bradley Kish participated at 126 pounds, Junior Logan Quam at 195 and sophomore Jesse Jackson at 285.
Zumbrota-Mazeppa 182-pound junior Caden Steffen is a state champion.
Senior Maverick Jackson placed second at 145 pounds, losing to fellow Section 1 wrestler Jake Mandt of Chatfield in the title match.
Sophomore Jacob Bennett was second at 195 pounds, losing to another Section 1 wrestler, unbeaten Christopher Bain of Grand Meadow/Leroy-Ostrander-Southland.
Junior Jarrett Haglund placed second at 220 pounds and also lost to a fellow Section 1 wrestler in the title match - Reid Seelhammer of Dover-Eyota.
Junior Hayden Voxland placed fifth at 170 pounds.
Goodhue Senior Bailee O'Reilly repeated as a state champion, winning at 160 pounds.
Sophomore Kelby O'Reilly placed third at 152 pounds. Junior Mason Huemann was fourth at 170 pounds. Senior John Altendorf also participated at 113 pounds but was defeated twice.
Pine Island 285-pound Senior Alex Aarsvold entered the competition unbeaten and was defeated in his first match. That meant he had to come all the way through the consolation bracket and did a remarkable job of finishing third. Panther sophomore Dawson Fallon placed fifth.
Below is a complete listing of the Class A top six in each weight class.
- Blake Legred, United South Central
- Ashton Clark, Park Rapids
- Jackson Hale, GMLOS
- Brett Willaby, Windom-Mountain Lake
- Taylor Defrang, Dover-Eyota
- Landon Byer, Frazee
- Jeron Matson, Kenyon-Wanamingo
- Dayne Morton, Sibley East
- Spencer Miller, Staples-Motley
- Brant Buysse, Minneota
- Canon Swanson, Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa
- Dillon McGee, Walker-Hackensack-Akeley-Nevis
- Hunter Burnett, Pipestone
- Tanner Schermerhorn, Frazee
- Mark Buringa, St. Charles
- Jace Geving, Deer River
- Seth Johnson, Osakis
- Dawson Fallon, Pine Island
- Tanner Pasvogel, Sibley East
- Tanner Reetz, Frazee
- Seth Brossard, Kenyon-Wanamingo
- Brendan Reiss, Minneota
- Alex Borsgard, Windom-Mountain Lake
- Brandon Ortman, Pierz
- Lane Heim, St. Charles
- Brenn Olson, GMLOS
- Brady Tweeton, Barnesville
- Jacob Tvinnereim, Jackson County Central
- Austin DeVlaeminck, Minneota
- Tommy Wentzlaff, Sibley East
- Jake Mandt, Chatfield
- Maverick Jackson, Zumbrota-Mazeppa
- Adam Jaeger, Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa
- Chandler Mooney, Roseau
- Kaden Spinder, West Central Area-Ashby-Brandon-Evansville
- Cole Klinkner, Blue Earth
- Tyler Ryan, Kenyon-Wanamingo
- Keaton Long, West Central Area
- Kelby O'Reilly, Goodhue
- Zach Buseman, Blue Earth
- Matt Schindler, Eden Valley-Watkins
- Ian Frenzel, Blackduck-Cass Lake-Bena
- Bailee O'Reilly, Goodhue
- Dalton Wagner, Jackson County Central
- Justin Dravis, Park Rapids
- Colton Krell, Westfield (Hayfield and Blooming Prairie)
- Toby Hintzman, United North Central
- Derek Krieger, Kerkhoven-Murdock-Sunburg
- Alex Erpelding, Staples-Motley
- Jeremiah Colon, Lake Crystal-Wellcome Memorial
- Cody Dravis, Park Rapids
- Mason Huemann, Goodhue
- Hayden Voxland, Zumbrota-Mazeppa
- Levi Larkin, West Central Area
- Caden Steffen, Zumbrota-Mazeppa
- Brett Kapsner, Pierz
- Alec Bueltel, Minneota
- Josh Soine, New London-Spicer
- Austin Werner, Caledonia/Houston
- Jacob Arends, Dilworth-Glyndon-Felton
- Christopher Bain, GMLOS
- Jacob Bennett, Zumbrota-Mazeppa
- Jason Kasella, Royalton-Upsala
- Jake Erckenbrack, New York Mills
- Dominik Vacura, Badger-Greenbush-Middle River
- Johnathan Smid, Blackduck-Cass Lake-Bena
- Reid Seelhammer, Dover-Eyota
- Jarret Haglund, Zumbrota-Mazeppa
- Mitchell Oswald, Westfield (Blooming Prairie, Hayfield)
- Rory Drewes, Frazee
- Trenten Rogich, LeSueur-Henderson
- Grand Ludwig, Paynesville
- Trent Esping, Minneota
- Bradey Berg, Barnesville
- Alex Aarsvold, Pine Island
- Devin Priess, Badger-Greenbush-Middle River
- Josh Hansen, Canby
- Jett Saewert, New York Mills