Warriors take 8th place at Lourdes On the Water Classic

The Wautoma/Wild Rose Warriors wrestling team took home an 8th place finish while competing in the 64-team Lourdes Academy Oshkosh On the Water Classic Dec. 29 and 30 at the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh Kolf Sports Center. 

The Warriors finished with a total of 170.5 points, with 12 wrestlers competing in the two-day tournament. Of those who competed, four wrestlers, Andrew Henschel, Dillon Martin, Tanner Deist and Lucas Hackney placed in the top 10. Henschel (182 lbs.) and Martin (170 lbs.) took 2nd, while Deist (138 lbs.) and Hackney (285 lbs.) finished in 6th place. 

Individual results from the two-day tournament:

• 106: Gabe Storms: Champ. Round 1: Roman Skorupa (Campbellsport) over Storms, fall 0:26; Storms received a bye; Dakotah Olson (Wittenberg-Birnamwood) over Storms, decision, 2-1.

• 113: Dylan Hughes scored 6.00 team points. Champ. Round 1: Hughes received a bye; Champ. Round 2: Trent Francois (West De Pere) over Hughes, decision, 7-2; Cons. Round 2: Hughes won by forfeit; Cons. Round 3: Hughes over Kane Lipinski (Edgar), fall 0:19; Cons. Round 4: Drake Hayward (Neenah over Hughes, fall 1:58

• 120: Creedon Abraham scored 7.00 team points. Champ. Round 1: Abraham won by forfeit; Champ. Round 2: Thomas Urben (Oshkosh North) over Abraham, fall 0:44; Cons. Round 2: Abraham over Ben Kielar (Southern Door), fall 0:53; Cons. Round 3 - Lance Knight (Tomahawk) over Abraham, decision, 9-4.

• 126: Ethan Kubasta scored 3.00 team points. Champ. Round 1: Dylan Besaw (Oshkosh North) over Kubasta, major decision, 8-0; Cons. Round 1: Kubasta won by forfeit; Cons. Round 2: Carson Kraus (Lourdes Academy) over Kubasta, fall 1:37.

• 132: Jacob Gaboury-Gorges scored 10.50 team points. Champ. Round 1: Gaboury-Gorges over Neil Bretl (Antigo), decision, 4-2; Champ. Round 2: Colby Bernhardt (Waupaca) over Gaboury-Gorges, fall 4:41; Cons. Round 2: Gaboury-Gorges over Bamba Sillah (Madison East), fall 0:47; Cons. Round 3: Gaboury-Gorges (Wautoma/Wild Rose) over Zeke Carey (Westfield), (TF-1.5 4:54 (16-0)); Cons. Round 4: Gaboury-Gorges over Austin Smith (Chippewa Falls), fall 2:05; Cons. Round 5: Logan Kreuser (Campbellsport) over Gaboury-Gorges, fall 0:56.

• 138: Tanner Deist (7-3) placed 6th and scored 24.00 team points. Champ. Round 1: Deist received a bye; Champ. Round 2: Deist over Eric Abel (Germantown), decision, 8-1; Champ. Round 3: Deist over William Hull (Antigo), decision, 2-0; Quarterfinal: Deist over Zak Nelson (Green Bay United), decision, 2-1; Semifinal: Caleb Ziebell (Slinger) over Deist, major decision, 12-0; Cons. Semi: Nick Logan (Watertown) over Deist, decision, 1-0; 5th Place Match: Zak Nelson (Green Bay United) over Deist, decision, 5-1.

• 145: Corbin Francisco. Champ. Round 1: Jacob Heiden (Edgar) over Fran-cisco, fall 0:12; Cons. Round 1: Francisco received a bye; Cons. Round 2: Wyatt Borkevec over Francisco, fall 0:27.

• 152: Jon Clark. Champ. Round:  1: Tyler Lovejoy (Laconia) over Clark, fall 3:23; Cons. Round 1Teagan Foth (Ripon) over Clark, fall 2:05.

• 160: Zach Nelson. Champ. Round 1 - Zach Nel-son (Wautoma/Wild Rose) 3-3 received a bye; Champ. Round 2: Matt Crowley (Winneconne) over Nelson, fall 3:12; Cons. Round 2: Nelson received a bye; Cons. Round 3: Andy Ellis (Mosinee) over Nelson, fall 0:44.

• 170: Dillon Martin placed 2nd and scored 41.00 team points. Champ. Round 1: Martin received a bye; Champ. Round 2: Martin over Cliff Yuma (Oconto Falls), fall 0:51; Champ. Round 3: Martin over Zach Brooks (Germantown), fall 1:14; Quarterfinal: Martin over Jacob Kafer (Omro), major decision, 18-6; Semifinal: Martin over James P. Migawa (Andrew High School), decision, 11-6; 1st Place Match: Grayson Vandenbush (Random Lake) over Martin, (sudden victory -1 5-3);

• 182: Andrew Henschel placed 2nd and scored 42.00 team points. Champ. Round 1 - Henschel received a bye; Champ. Round 2: Henschel over Lane Fritch (North Fond du Lac), fall 0:49; Champ. Round 3: Henschel over Jared Woodhull (Chippewa Falls), fall 1:59; Quarterfinal: Henschel over Sam Kaster (West Allis Nathan Hale), fall 2:33; Semifinal: Henschel over Jacob Banker (Bonduel), decision, 8-6; 1st Place Match: William Raatz (Edgar) over Henschel, decision, 1-0.

• 220: Damean Netzler scored 6.00 team points. Champ. Round 1: Netzler received a bye; Champ. Round 2: Brady Buchman (Hortonville) over Netzler, sudden victory -1 5-3; Cons. Round 2: Netzler over John Emerson (Madison East), fall 0:45; Cons. Round 3: Netzler over Mason Peters (Westfield), fall 0:30; Cons. Round 4: Jackson Linsmeier (Valders) over Netzler, fall 2:51.

• 285: Lucas Hackney placed 6th and scored 32.00 team points. Champ. Round 1: Hackney won by forfeit; Champ. Round 2: Hackney over Gavin Brissette (Peshtigo), fall 3:04; Champ. Round 3: Isaac Klarkowski (Green Bay United) over Hackney, tie breaker -1 4-3; Cons. Round 4: Hackney over Isaac Tess (Sun Prairie), fall 3:44; Cons. Round 5: Hackney over Jason Miller (Cedarburg), decision, 7-4; Cons. Round 6: Hackney over Seth Matz (Bonduel), fall 1:20; Cons. Round 7: Hackney over Gavin Brissette (Peshtigo), fall 2:44; Cons. Semi: Daniel Hernandez (Green Bay Preble) over Hackney, fall 3:34; 5th Place Match: Austin OConnor (Andrew High School) over Hackney, fall 1:20.