Prep wrestling: Area wrestlers ranked by WWO

Prep wrestling: Area wrestlers ranked by WWO


Prep wrestling: Area wrestlers ranked by WWO


Wisconsin Wrestling Online released its third rankings of the season and both Two Rivers and Reedsville are receiving recognition in the team rankings.

The Raiders fell to No. 4 in Division 2 after occupying the top slot in the last edition of the rankings.

Meanwhile, the Panthers moved up to the No. 10 spot in D3.

Nineteen area wrestlers are mentioned in the individual rankings. Every area team is represented and a local wrestler is recognized in 13 of the 14 weight classes.

In Division 1, Manitowoc Lincoln’s Zac Youngchild is ranked No. 5 at 145 pounds. The Ships’ Jose Acosta made his debut in the rankings. He is tabbed as the No. 7 wrestler in the division at 126.

Two Rivers leads the area with six ranked wrestlers. Paul Bianchi is No. 1 at 106. Ty Pelot (120) is No. 2, while Chris Yauch (138) is in the No. 3 slot. Tyler Kust (160) and Bobby Geiger (182) are each honorable mention selections this week and Scott Skornicka is No. 2 at 195 pounds.

Also in Division 2, Kiel has three wrestlers receiving mention. Matt Halverson continues his reign as the top-ranked athlete at 285 pounds. Aaron Field is No. 3 at 182, and Tanner Woepse (126) is honorable mention.

Ben Kiel (152) is an honorable mention pick for the Manitowoc Lutheran/Roncalli co-op.

Valders’ Luke Oltmanns is honorable mention at 113.

Representing Reedsville in the Division 3 poll are: Grant Wedepohl who is ranked No. 2 at 170, Mitchell Schwahn (120) who is in the No. 8 slot at his weight class and Elliott Ebert (160) and Isaac Roffers (132) who have each been tabbed as honorable mention.

Jon Brendenmuehl leads the contingent from Mishicot. He is currently No. 4 in D3 at 285 pounds. Weston Cracraft (138) is No. 9.


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