Prep wrestling roundup: TR 18th after Day 1 of Cheesehead (Updated)

Prep wrestling roundup: TR 18th after Day 1 of Cheesehead (Updated)

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Prep wrestling roundup: TR 18th after Day 1 of Cheesehead (Updated)

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The Two Rivers wrestling team finds itself in 18th place after Day 1 of the 26-team Cheesehead Invitational in Kaukauna.

Four of the teams at this year’s tournament are ranked in the top-50 in the nation by InterMat. Twenty of the squads are ranked in their home state, including TR who is No. 4 in Division 2 according to Wisconsin Wrestling Online.

The Raiders have 79 team points, five behind Wisconsin Rapids and Ellsworth who are tied for 16th.

Paul Bianchi (106), Bobby Geiger (182), and Scott Skornicka (195) all received a bye in the opening round and then proceeded to go 2-0 for TR.

Manitowoc Lincoln 37, Shiocton 27

The Ships earned the win with pins from Noah Meissner (106), Jose Acosta (126), Luke Hutterer (132) and Tyler Wittmus (138).

Also getting wins for Lincoln were Hunter Saubert (160) and Zac Youngchild (145).

160 — Hunter Saubert, ML, dec. Brandon Gomm, S, 9-1; 170 — Mason Gomm, S, pin Cameron Jaeger (1:15); 182 — Henry Fielding, S, pin Kyle Rochon (1:15); 195 — Dominic Gunderson, S, pin Chad Tessmann (2:48); 220 — Double forfeit; 285 — Marcus Sonnenberg, ML, won by forfeit; 106 — Noah Meissner, ML, pin Brian Dawes (:20); 113 — Raymond Herb, S, won by forfeit; 120 — Double forfeit; 126 — Jose Acosta, ML, pin Trevor Young (2:15); 132 — Luke Hutterer, ML, pin Adam Miller (1:19); 138 — Tyler Wittmus, ML, pin Chandler VanStraten (2:53); 145 — Zac Youngchild, ML, dec. Austin Riehl 3-2; 152 — Garrett Gunderson, S, dec. Isaac Pethan 5-2

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