HOLSTEIN - The Ridge View wrestling team returned from its holiday break with a vengeance, wrestling three times over a five day stretch.
On Wednesday, Ridge View hosted Maple Valley/Anthon-Oto and Woodbury Central in a double dual meet.
170: Tyler Pickhinke, RV pinned Darrian Webber in 5:00; 182: Kevin Bruning, MVAO, pinned Kyle Schiernbeck, in 1:37; 195: Henry Sippel, RV pinned Derik Via, in 3:21.; 220: Michael Davidson, RV, won by forfeit; 285: Nathan Myrice, RV, pinned Cole Jensen, in 2:39; 106: Kyle Drees, MVAO, dec. Kelby Wunschel, 10-3; 113: Adam Uhl, MVAO, pinned Zach Kenny in 0:47; 120: Cody Hopkins, MVAO, won by forfeit; 126: Peyton Boyle, RV, decisioned Charlie Spatz, 6-2.;132: Derik Bailey, MVAO, won by forfeit; 138: Tristin Stibbens, RV, i injury defeat over Devon Lewis; 145: Jason Kenny, RV, won by forfeit; 152: Isaac Jessen, MVAO, pinned Tylar Hansen in 1:46.;160: Dru Kenny, RV, pinned Jerico Trucke in 0:58.
160: Schuyler Rilling, WC pinned Dru Kenny in 5:00.;170: Tyler Pickhinke, RV, pinned Abraham Ruhrer in 1:49; 182: Zach Klingensmith, WC, pinned Kyle Schiernbeck in 3:13; 195: Andrew Petersen, WC, decisioned Henry Sippel, 8-2.; 220: Levi Paulsen, WC, decisioned Michael Davidson, 3-1, in OT; 285: Landan Paulsen, WC, decisioned Nathan Myrice, 9-2.;106: Dylan Muckey, WC, pinned Kelby Wunschel in 1:30; 113: Jordan Robinson, WC decisioned Zach Kenny, 8-2; 120: Gable Verschoor, WC, won by forfeit; 126: Kobey Gray, WC, decisioned Peyton Boyle, 10-7; 132: Lane Nichols, WC, major decisioned Tristin Stibbens, 16-5; 138: Luke Klingensmith, WC, decisioned Jason Kenny, 9-6; 145: Jake Mize, WC, lost by forfeit ; 152: Tylar Hansen , RV, sv1-fall over Reed Mitchell in 6:30.
On Saturday, the Ridge View wrestling team travelled to Alta to compete in the Alta/Aurelia wrestling tournament. Ridge View came out in 2nd place in the team standings. The coaches were extremely happy with the effort as many of the young kids have been asked to step in an fill in for some of the starters who are banged up or battling sickness right now.
"The experience these kids are getting is very valuable," said Coach Scott Phelps, "and will help down the road. Hopefully, we can get some of our wounded guys back soon, but if not,our young guys are doing a good job! " Here are the final team standings and the placings of the Ridge View wrestlers:
1st place, MNW 247; 2nd place, Ridge View 183; 3rd place, Alta/Aurelia 150.5 ; 4th place , Cherokee 135; 5th place, Akron-Westfield 130; 6th place, MNW JV 63; 7th place, Ridge View JV 37; 8th place, West Bend 15.5 pts.
#106 Kelby Wunschell placed 3rd by defeating Colten Larson (A/A) by fall in 2:35
#113 Zach Kenny placed 3rd by getting a bye
#120 Dylan Richards was defeated by Harley Janssen (MNW) by fall in :39 to place 4th
#126 Peyton Boyle defeated Eric Wedemeyer (MNW) by major decision (10-2) to place 3rd
#132 Tristin Stibbens was defeated by Westley Aden (MNW) by the score 7-5 to place 4th
#138 Jason Kenny defeated Andy Pitts (Cherokee) by fall in :49 to place 3rd
#145 Tylar Hansen defeated Junior Molina (A/A) by the score 8-5 to place 3rd
#152 Joe Kenny defeated Skyllar Michalski (MNW) by fall in :31 to place 5th
#160 Dru Kenny defeated Manny Murillo (A/A) by fall in 2:43 to place 3rd
#170 Tyler Pickhinke lost to Alex Riecks (MNW) by fall in 3:10 to place 4th
#182 Dillon Kunneke defeated Derek Bechtel (Cherokee) by fall in :49 to place 3rd
#195 Henry Sippel lost to Chet Willer (A-W) by fall in :55 to place 2nd
#220 Michael Davidson defeated Garrett VanHouten (A/A) by fall in 3:17 to place 1st
#285 Nathan Myrice was defeated by Michael Rosewall (Cherokee) by fall in 2:36 to place 2nd