Wrestlers beat FCLMC in dual, take second at Lake City tourney

SAM CLEMENS/CHATFIELD NEWS Cody Guenther of Chatfield and Taylor Kunz of FCLMC mix it up during a meet at Chatfield. Guenther won by fall in this matchup.
Bill Bentson

Although the varsity wrestling team did well in a dual match with Fillmore Central/Lanesboro/Mabel-Canton and a tournament in Lake City, Chatfield has three ninth grade state participants — Gage Bartels, Kail Schott and Jackson Schild — who will participate Feb. 1 in the ninth grade state competition in Champlain Park.

For the varsity, Chatfield got a 66-9 win over FCLMC in a dual meet last week.  The Gophers came up with nine pins in the match.

Chatfield 66, FCLMC 9

106: Gage  Bartels, lost a dec, 7-5, to Kyle Daniels.

113: Cael Bartels over Connor Wingert, fall 0:32.

120: Lukas Carrier, 8-3 decision over Bradon Knutson.

126: Kail Schott, over Cale Anderson, Dec 2-0.

132: Cody Guenther, over Taylor Kunz, fall 1:08.

138: Tate Karver, pinned Boston Wright, 1:07.

145: Seth Goetzinger, fall win over Caden  Anderson, 1:37.

152: Luke Irhke over Orion Sass, fall 0:48.

160: Campbell Berge over Caleb Kunz, fall 1:43.

170: Mason Clemens over Carson Berg, fall 1:09.

182: Grady Schott, fall win over Devin Troendle, 3:13.

195: Isaiah Froese, forfeit win.

220: Aj Karver, pinned Cooper Ferrie, 0:26.

285: forfeit

As a team, Chatfield finished second in the Lake City tournament with 179 points.  Northfield won the tournament with 205 points.  Third place went to Lake City (170), followed by Medford (140), Dover-Eyota (127), Rochester Mayo (123), Winona (122.5), Westfield (68.5), Wabasha-Kellogg (49) and St. Charles (47).

Getting first place in their respective weight classes were Cael Bartels (113 lbs.) and Grady Schott (170 lbs.).  Seth Goetzinger (145 lbs.) and Campbell Berge (160 lbs.) took second and AJ Karver (220 lbs.) was third.  Others placing were Ryan House (106 lbs., fifth), Luke Carrier (120 lbs., fourth), Kail Schott (126 lbs., fifth), Tate Karver (138 lbs., fourth), Luke Ihrke (152 lbs., fourth), and Isaiah Froese (195 lbs., fourth).

106, Ryan House, fifth place, 3-2: pinned Cristofer Ramirez (Lake City, 5:58); lost to Brodie Kellen (Dover-Eyota, fall); pinned Henry Cushman (Wabasha-Kellogg, 2:05); lost to Nate Evans (LC, fall, 1:35); pinned Aireaana Gavere (Northfield, 1:40).

113, Cael Bartels, champion, 3-0:  pinned Chris Cushman (WK, 2:48); fall winner over Bolton Thesing (DE, 0:58); 13-4 decision over Beau Murphy. 

120, Luke Carrier, fourth place, 1-2: lost to Ryan Henningson (Winona, fall, 2:30); beat Chace Kobs (St.C, 11-6, OT); lost to Ben Timmerman (Rochester Mayo, fall, 4:34).

126, Kail Schott, fifth place, 2-2:  lost to Landon Lehnertz (DE, 2-1); won, 6-0 decision, over Terrik Miller (WK); lost to Nash Nelson (LC, 7-3); pinned Brenin Speltz (Winona, 2:34).

132, Jackson Schild, 0-2:  lost to Marshall Peters (Mayo, fall, 2:32); lost to Luke Skifton (LC, fall, 1:40).

138, Tate Karver, fourth place, 2-2:  8-1 over Treyton Thesing (DE); lost to Drew Woodley (Northfield, fall, 0:21); won, 12-4, over Ian Funk (Mayo); lost to Mason West (Lake City, 9-7).

145, Seth Goetzinger, second, 2-1:  pinned Luke Becker (LC, 3:03); pinned Gavin Anderson (Northfield, 3:07); lost to Cade Sheehan (Mayo, 6-5).

152, Luke Ihrke, fourth place, 3-2: pinned Nate Irish (WK, :57); lost to Jayce Barron (Northfield, fall, 1:31); pinned Aidan Gasper (DE, :45); pinned Mitchell Anderson (LC, 3:41); lost to Dylan Peper (Mayo, fall, 2:54).

160, Campbell Berge, second, 1-1:  bye; pinned Tyler Shea (DE, :58); lost to Derek Meincke (LC, fall, 3:25).

170, Grady Schott, champion, 3-0:  pinned Ethan Vanderweardt (Mayo, 5:02); 10-6 over Andrew Meyer (Winona); pinned Nick Mikula (Northfield, 5:32).

182, Mason Clemens, 0-2:  lost to Jack Holman (Northfield, fall, 0:24); lost to Jack Rodeghier (WK, fall, 0:52).

195, Isaiah Froese, fourth, 1-2:  bye; lost to Colton Krell (Westfield, fall, 1:41); 9-6 decision over Jackson Duellman (DE); lost to Dedric Burger (Mayo, fall, 0:58).

220, AJ Karver, third place, 3-1:  6-4 decision over Brennon Hoffman (Medford); lost 7-5 to David Tonjum (Northfield); pinned Gavin Boyum (St. Charles, 2:36); pinned Reece Lemke (DE, 3:45).

Thursday the wrestlers go to Wabasha-Kellogg for a dual meet and Saturday they will be participating in the Mike Fashnacht Memorial tournament (Janesville-Waldorf-Pemberton High School between Mankato and Waseca).