Beloit Trojan wrestlers open at 2-0 in home duals
BELOIT - The Beloit Trojan wrestling team was host to Plainville and Phillipsburg on Friday and opened their season at 2-0. The Trojans will now compete in the Ellis tournament on Tuesday, Dec.
7. "We have a very young team and this was a great start to the season," said Beloit Head Coach Andy Niemczyk. "We had a couple of wrestlers step up and did well. Every week we will get better." Beloit defeated Plainville in their first dual in a close 37-36 win. Two wins by senior Zane Colson and junior Creighton Johnson and two pins by freshmen Brennan Walker and Braden Burks held the team strong for the win. Results include: 106: Cooper Adams, Beloit, was defeated by Logan Normandin 15-0. 113: Open, Hunter Stauffer, Beloit 120: Connor Cosand, Beloit, was defeated by Jesse Mackey 14-4 126: Logan Brummer, Beloit, pinned Connnor Stahl in the first period, :34 132: Open, Tate Kadel, Beloit 138: Wesley Smith, Beloit, pinned Gabe Kerns in the first period, 1:29 145: Open, Ben Hansen, Plainville 152: Zane Colson, Beloit, defeated Brandon Rohr, 17-4 160: Brennan Walker, Beloit, pinned Jayce Ganoung in the first period, 1:57 170: Cameron Konkel, Beloit, was pinned by Jordan Finnesy in the second period, 2:52 182: Braden Burks, Beloit, pinned Draxtn Hovis in the second period, 3:12 195: Open, River Paul, Beloit 220: Creighton Johnson, Beloit, defeated Ryan Junkermier, 10-5 285: Camden Waters, Beloit, was defeated by Christian Ostrom, 8-4. Beloit added on a second dual win over Phillipsburg, 45-30. Sophomore Cooper Adams, senior Zane Colson and junor Creighton Johnson executed pins for the Trojans, while freshmen Connor Cosand, Tate Kadel and Brennan Walker all acheived wins for the Beloit team victory. Phillipsburg results include: 106: Cooper Adams, Beloit, pinned Alex Minkler in the first period, :41 113: Connor Cosand, Beloit, defeated Conlee Hugunin, 5-2 120: Hunter Stauffer, Beloit, pinned by Aaron Lenker in the first period, :43 126: Logan Brummer, Beloit, pinned by Jacob Sisson, in the first period, :36 132: Tate Kadel, Beloit, defeated Austin Niblock, 8-4 138: Open, Wesley Smith, Beloit 145: Open, Kevin Russell, Phillipsburg 152: Zane Colson, Beloit, pinned Chase Russell in the first period, 1:33 160: Brennan Walker, Beloit, defeated Matt Kirkendall, 2-0 170: Cameron Konkel, Beloit, defeated by JJ Minkler in the first period, :38 182: Open, Braden Burks, Beloit 195: River Paul, Beloit, pinned Treylan Gross, in the second period, 3:30 220: Creighton Johnson, Beloit, pinned Brock Buresh, in the first period, :21 285: Camdon Waters, pinned by Rylan Hays in the second period, 3:41