Austin wrestlers send seven to semifinals at section meet

Published 11:33 pm Friday, February 26, 2010

The Packer wrestling team placed seven wreslters in the semifinals at the Section 1AAA meet at Mayo Civic Center in Friday’s first round.

Advancing for Austin were: Devon Felten, Brennan Russell, Erick Power, Howie Underwood, Mike Hirsch, Brett Kraemer, and Thomas Herrera.

The finals will take place in Mayo Civic Center Saturday, beginning at 10 a.m.

AUSTIN RESULTS

103: Devon Felton (A) pinned Antonio Scaccio (Century) (:39)

112: Brennan Russell (A) pinned Garrett Wangsness (AL) (5:18)

119: Erick Power (A) pinned Nathan Evan (JM) (4:08)

125: Alex Amrich 4-1 dec. over Tyler Broughton (Century)

130: Dillin Schultz (O) 15-0 tech. fall over Dylan Diekmann (A); Diekmann pinned Tyler Iverson (W) (1:15)

135: Alex Thompson (MW) tech. fall over CJ Kirchhoff (A); Kirchhoff pinned Nate Pflughoeft (W) (4:37)

140: Matt Dinse (O) 18-2 tech. fall over Lucas Akkerman (A); Akkerman pinned Nick Tremain (M) (2:57)

145: Howie Underwood (A) pinned Mark Jorgenson (JM) (3:57)

152: Zach Koziolek pinned Michael Bednar (A) (1:13); Sam Hinsch (M) pinned Bednar (:54)

171: Tyler Thomas (O) pinned Jerrad Ryks (:47); Ryks pinned Conor Wanderscheid (MW) (2:33)

189: Mike Hirsch (A) pinned Steve Smith (W) (:25)

215: Brett Kraemer (A) 4-2 OT dec. over Alex Neilsen (AL)

Hwt: Thomas Herrera (A) 7-0 dec. over Christian Anderson (AL)