Saturday, December 11, 2010
Four CSC grapplers place at UNK Open
Chadron State’s veteran wrestlers did well at the tourney, which featured over 200 wrestlers from 16 different schools.
Senior Sam Udell won four matches, including two by pin, to finish third at 285 pounds. Udell’s main practice partner, sophomore RJ Boylan, also performed well at heavyweight, finishing in fifth place.
Jimmy Savala, another CSC senior, went 3-2 at 141 pounds and won two matches by major decision to claim fifth place.
Chris Leak, who finished fifth at 197 pounds, was the Eagles’ other placewinner.
Other CSC winners included Dustin Stodola at 133, Jake Lords at 149, Mikah Kadera at 157, Briston Brenton at 165, Trent Zempel at 174 and Jordan Debus at 184.
Former two-time national champion and current CSC graduate assistant coach Brett Hunter finished fourth at 197 pounds while competing unattached.
The Eagles will be back in action Jan. 1, 2011 at the Grand Canyon Duals in Phoenix, Ariz.
UNK Open Results
133 – Dustin Stodola, CSC, dec. Derek Malan, Utah Valley UA, 3-2; Alec Chanthapatheth, UNK UA, dec. Stodola, 10-4; Tyler Nelson, Mesa State, won by forfeit over Stodola.
141 – Jimmy Savala, CSC, major dec. Rhett Breed, Mesa State, 18-8; Savala, major dec. McCade Ford, Wyoming UA, 12-4; Dalton Jensen, UNK, dec. Savala, 3-2; Conrad Snell, Wyoming, dec. Savala, 6-3; Savala dec. Michael Hamel, Wyoming UA, 6-1 (for fifth place).
149 – Caleb Hoyt, Hastings UA, dec. Lance Jeffries, CSC UA, 4-3; Greg Amos, UNL UA, major dec. Jeffries, 12-3.
149 – Justin Ferguson, Hastings, pinned Hagen Guzman, CSC UA, 4:01; Trevor Sterling, Wyoming UA, dec. Guzman, 7-2.
149 – Jake Lords, CSC UA, dec. Matt Brock, Labette, 6-2; Brandon Richardson, Wyoming UA, tech fall Lords, 16-1; Greg Amos, UNL UA, pinned Lords, 1:46.
157 – Kyle Conley, Midland, dec. Mikah Kadera, CSC, 3-2; Kadera, CSC, major dec. Smart, 9-0; Kadera, dec. Dakota Friesth, Wyoming UA, 8-3; Jared Hatley, UNK UA, dec. Kadera, 4-2.
157 – Jared Cass, Mesa State, dec. Tyler Smart, CSC UA, 6-1; Mikah Kadera, CSC, major dec. Smart, 9-0.
165 – Briston Brenton, CSC, tech fall Cody Stewart, Colby CC, 17-0; Brenton, dec. Josh Rodriguez, Pratt CC UA, 13-7; Tanner Sturgeon, UNK UA, pinned Brenton, 6:41; Joe Raygor, Wyoming UA, dec. Brenton, 3-2.
174 – Trent Zempel, CSC, dec. Cody Hobbs, UNO UA, 7-2; Zempel, dec. Monte Schmalhaus, Utah Valley UA, 9-2, Jerad Gubbels, UNL, dec. Zempel, 6-1; Zempel, major dec. Jarin Potter, Hastings, 13-2; Patrick Martinez, Wyoming, dec. Zempel, 8-3.
184 – Jordan Debus, CSC, dec. Matt Lenagh, UNK UA, 11-6; Mark Fiala, UNO, dec. Debus, 10-5; Debus pinned Kyle Brightman, Mesa State, 1:42; Shane Woods, Wyoming UA, pinned Debus, 4:36.
197 – Chris Leak, CSC, dec. Jon Wilbourne, Midland, 5-4; Matt Baker, UNO, dec. Leak, 10-1; Leak, pinned Bryce Kammerzell, Northern Colorado, 4:31; Leak, major dec. Leland Pfeifer, Wyoming UA, 10-2; Shane Miller, Mesa State, dec. Leak, 7-2; Jahsua Marsh, Midland UA, major dec. Leak, 9-0 (for fifth place).
197 – Christian Flavin, UNK, tech fall Josh Keating, CSC UA, 17-1; Matt Bates, Wayne State, dec. Keating, 7-5.
197 – Bryce Kammerzell, Northern Colorado, major dec. Joe Haas, CSC, 12-1; Taylor Wuthnow, Northwest Tech, dec. Haas, 7-1.
197 – Brett Hunter, CSC UA, pinned Livingston Lukow, UNL, Hunter, major dec. Leland Pfeifer, Wyoming UA, 12-3; Matt Baker, UNO, dec. Hunter, 7-5; Hunter, dec. Jahsua Marsh, Midland, 8-1; Shane Miller won by default over Hunter (for third place).
285 – Sam Udell, CSC, dec. Ricky Valdez, Northwest Tech, 2-0; Udell, pinned John Close, Labette, 4:53; Taylor Escamilla, UNO, pinned Udell, 6:40; Udell, major dec. RJ Boylan, CSC, 10-0; Udell, pinned Brandon Dudley, Pratt CC UA, 4:34 (for third place).
285 – RJ Boylan, CSC, dec. Zack Wilcox, UNO, 4-0; Jon Mullen, Wayne State, pinned Boylan, 2:10; Boylan, dec. Fabian Guerrero, Colby CC, 7-1; Udell, CSC, major dec. Boylan, 10-0; Boylan won by default over Ben Hohensee, UNK (for fifth place).