Saturday, February 28, 2009

Final day of Wrestling

Today our wrestling season came to an end. We did leave Redwood with a 4th place finisher. Congratulations Brian your 4th place finish. Our season just came to an end, we will be saying good bye to our seniors:

  • Lukas Byerly
  • Brian Stoks
  • Nathan Amberg
  • Cody Martens
  • Azat Mussin
  • Mike Schwitenburg
  • Geoff Whitney

Thanks for all the hard work and dedication you have shown us through the season, we would like to say "Thank you". Lets not forget our coaches (Fox, Clark, Stoks, Michels, Swanson).

We also would like to Congratulate Coach Clark on his 2009 Section 4A Assistant Coach of the Year. Way to go BC.

Upcoming events.

March 11th Wrestling Club Meeting 7 pm at Hanging Kettle

March 15th Wrestling Banquet location TBD.

Friday, February 27, 2009

Friday Section Individ @ Redwood Falls

We finished our first day of wrestling. We do not have anyone in the winners bracket, but we do have a couple of guys working their way back up. The wrestlers still going are:

  • Brian Stoks
  • Azat Mussin
  • Tim Kloempkin
  • Nathan Amberg
  • Cole Joos
  • Adam George

Wrestling resumes again tomorrow at 10 am. Good Luck to those guys remaining.

Monday, February 16, 2009

JV Tourn. Dassel Cokato

Saturday the JV traveled to Dassel-Cokato for an individual tournament. We had a good turn out.

We had two wrestlers come home with 1st place medals.

  • Tyson Tellers
  • Tim Kloempken

Good Job Tyson & Tim.

Minnesota River Conference

Last Friday, some of the Varsity Members traveled to LeSueur for the Conference Tournament. Our results were as follows:
  • Brian Stoks 3rd Place
  • Lucas Byerly 2nd Place
  • Azat Mussin 3rd Place
  • Cody Martens 3rd Place
  • Nathan Amberg 3rd Place
  • Jeff Whitney 2nd Place
  • Mike Schwitenburg 3rd Place

Brian Stoks also was voted to the All-Conference team. Good Job Brian.

Saturday, February 7, 2009

9th Grade State Tourn

Today we had the 9th Grade State Tournament. We did well. We brought home 3rd and 4th place medals along with more experience under our belts.

Grant Mueller did great.
He lost his first match 4-2 to Patrick Rooney.
He wrestled Jake Toedter and lost 8-4 match.

Tim Swanson
1st Round Forfeit
Wrestled Chaz Roush Won 3-0
Wrestled Johnny Dill Lost 6-0
Wrestled Nathan Beehler Won 2-1
Getting 3rd Place

Austin Kidrowski
Wrestled Jordan Reeves Won 4-1
Wrestled Cole Bakke Won 9-2
Wrestled Cody Piper Lost 6-4 in OT
Did not wrestle for 3rd place due to injury default.
Getting 4th Place

Great Job guys today.

Monday, February 2, 2009

Youth in Belle Plaine

On Sunday, the Jr Raiders wrestled in a tournament with Belle Plaine and Jordan. We ended up taking 2nd Place.

Congratulations to the following guys who pinned their opponents.

  • izaac elgren
  • Jared kleindl
  • brady poppler
  • bryce homman
  • Will hoernemann
  • dawson miller
  • andrew artman
  • nathan hasse
  • zeke dodge
Good luck in Glencoe this weekend.

9th Grade Individual Regions

First off congratulations to our 9th grade league wrestlers. 9 placewinners in the top 6 at regionals including 3 state tournament entrants for next Sat. in Champlin Park.

The Place Winners were:

Andrew Leonhardt 6th
Tim Swanson 1st
Grant Mueller 2nd
Sean McPadden 6th
Austin Kidrowski 1st
Greg Whitney 6th
Tyson Tellers 5th
Paul Muehring 4th
Andrew Schmieg 5th

Here is most of the freshman squad. Missing from the photo is Matt Ditsch, Coach Michels, Coach Stoks and Coach Meuleners.