Perham backs up ranking with win
Nolan Booge, Ben Baumgartner and Justin Dravis picked up wins in the Park Rapids wrestling team's 61-14 loss to Perham Tuesday night at the Area High School gym.
Nolan Booge, Ben Baumgartner and Justin Dravis picked up wins in the Park Rapids wrestling team’s 61-14 loss to Perham Tuesday night at the Area High School gym.
Perham, which is rated No. 6 in this week’s state Class AA poll, used seven pins and two forfeits to improve to 9-0 in dual meets this season.
After Perham jumped out to a 25-0 lead, Booge recorded a pin at the 3:54 mark in the 138-pound match. Baumgartner followed with a 14-6 major decision at 145 and Dravis posted a 10-0 major decision at 160 as the Panthers trailed 31-14.
Perham closed out the dual with five pins in dropping the Panthers to 6-2 in dual meets.
Dravis is rated No. 5 at 152 pounds in this week’s state Class A poll. The Yellowjackets have three wrestlers rated in this week’s state Class AA poll: Ben Nelson (No. 5 at 120), Chase Curtis (No. 7 at 126) and William Parks (No. 7 at 195).
Perham 61, Park Rapids 14
106: Leighton Rach, P, minor decision over Ashton Clark 5-2. 113: Dylan Fudge, P, pinned Landen Burlingame :36. 120: Wyatt Guck, P, won by forfeit. 126: Ben Nelson, P, won by forfeit. 132: Chase Curtis, P, major decision over Jared Sunram 9-0. 138: Nolan Booge, PR, pinned Tyler Fudge 3:54. 145: Ben Baumgartner, PR, major decision over Ty Moser 14-6. 152: Colin Neitzke, P, pinned Cody Dravis 4:40. 160: Justin Dravis, PR, major decision over Evan Guck 10-0. 170: Patrick Glynn, P, pinned Zach Nelson :14. 182: Cole Schmitz, P, pinned Zach Tretbar 2:59. 195: William Parks, P, pinned Zach Hocking :57. 220: Trent Jahnke, P, pinned Jacob Bittmann 3:03. 285: Jesse Bucholz, P, pinned Chris Baxter 1:22.