Prep wrestling: Area wrestlers ranked in latest poll

Prep wrestling: Area wrestlers ranked in latest poll


Prep wrestling: Area wrestlers ranked in latest poll


Wisconsin Wrestling Online released its fourth poll of the season late Tuesday and both Two Rivers and Reedsville are holding steady in the team rankings.

The Raiders maintained their hold on the No. 4 spot in Division 2, while the Panthers held tight at No. 10 in D3.

Twenty two area wrestlers are mentioned in the individual rankings. Every area team is represented.

In Division 1, Manitowoc Lincoln’s Zac Youngchild is ranked No. 5 at 145 pounds. The Ships’ Jose Acosta is now tabbed as the No. 6 wrestler in the division at 126.

Two Rivers touts eight ranked wrestlers, the highest total of any team in the area. Paul Bianchi is No. 1 at 106. Ty Pelot (120) is No. 2, while Chris Yauch (138) is in the No. 5 slot. Chandler Donati is ranked seventh at 145 pounds. Tyler Kust (160) is honarble mention. Bobby Geiger (182) jumps up to the No. 4 spot at 182 and Scott Skornicka remains No. 2 at 195 pounds. Kyle Behrandt (285) is No. 9 at his weight class.

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 holding steady at 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 (113) and Trevor Wittmus are both honrable metnion picks.

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. 9 slot at his weight class and Elliott Ebert (160) and Isaac Roffers (132) who have each been tabbed as honorable mention.

Mishicot’s Jon Brendenmuehl is currently No. 4 in D3 at 285 pounds. Weston Cracraft (138) is No. 10.


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