EMMETSBURG - Sacrificing 36 team points to forfeits for not filling six weight classes, the out-manned Cherokee Braves wrestling team was steamrolled 75-6 by perennial mat power Emmetsburg/Armstrong-Ringsted here Thursday night.
In JV action, heavyweight Miah Back won by fall in 1:57 for the Young Braves only victory. IN other JV matches, Trevor Ankrum and Tyler McLaughlin each lost by fall, while Gabe Conley and Trevor Devitt lost by decision.
The Braves host Le Mars and Spirit Lake Park here Thursday in a double dual, and host the annual Paul Fuhrman Invitational Tournament on Saturday.
E-AR 75, C 6
103 - Tyler Leuer, E-AR, won by forfeit
112 - Nick Merwald, E-AR, won by forfeit
125 - Nick Schany, E-ARm won by forfeit
130 - Brad Bailey, E-AR, won by forfeit
135 - Nate Schany, E-AR, pinned Rick Weaver 4:48
140 - Skyler Rice, E-AR, pinned Jack Letsche :55
145 - Austin McCarten, E-AR, pinned Alex Peck "43
152 - Andrew Wellik, E-AR, pinned Zac Anderson 3:38
160 - Joey Naig, E-AR, beat Patrick Loughlin 9-3
171 - Howard Henkelvig, E-AR, pinned Manny Bustos :56
189 - Derek Henkelvig, E-AR, won by forfeit
215 - Jake Morris, E-AR, pinned Dustin Rosewall 1:54
Hwt - Nick Keith, C, pinned Andrew Garrelts 3:57