By JOHN HEGLIE
Special for the Leader
Western BC area wrestlers reaped seven placers that included two Mission/Charlo champions at the Bob Kinney Classic in Superior last weekend.
The Bulldogs placed third among the team scoring. Walker Murphy (120) and Isaiah Allik (170) captured first place. Tournament runnerup second-place finishers included Isaac DuMontier (152), Troy Matt (170) and Miles Anderson (205). Taking third was Darwin Adams (145), while Cole Gilleard (138) placed fourth. Mission/Charlo wrestling coach Lyle Cronk pointed out that, We still have a lot of things to improve on yet ... Overall, several wrestlers ... got tough when they needed to.
ARLEE WRESTLERS had a trio who finished one match out from the medal rounds. Tyrel Thomas (103) picked up a win and Colt Crawford (138) dispatched two opponents in consolation rounds, while Skyler Titsworth (152) won three matches.
Arlee coach Ken Hill pointed out that his team continues to make improvements, In our technique and performance ... The athletes are working hard and are on the cusp of breaking out and getting some medals this season.
1, Cut Bank (CutB) 132; 2, Whitefish (Wf) 117; 3, Mission/Charlo (M/C) 110.5; 4, Florence (Flo) 99; 5, Corvallis (Corv) 91; 6, Libby (Lib) 83; 7, Stevensville (Stev) 79; 8, Thompson Falls/Noxon (TFN) 70; t9, Glacier 67; t9, Plains/HotSprings (PHS) 67; 11, Clark Fork (CF), 52; 12, Arlee (Arl) 32.
Tyrel Thomas, Arlee (1-2) Thomas 1:18 p. Kody Dillard, M/C; Oliver Post, Flo, 0:37 p. Thomas; Thomas Putnam, GlaJV, 1:01 p. Thomas.
Kody Dillard, Mission/Charlo (0-2) Tyrel Thomas, Arl, 1:18 p. Dillard; Drew Kernan, GlaJV, 3:24 p. Dillard.
Taylor Angle, Plains/Hot Springs (0-2)
113 1, Trae Thilmony, T-Falls/Noxon
120 1, Walker Murphy; 3, Peter Carey, PHS.
Walker Murphy, Mission/Charlo (3-0) Murphy 1:01 p. Carter Moran, Wf; Murphy tf-1.5 2:41 (15-0) Kyle McCollam, GlaJV; (championship) Murphy 3:55 p. Dean Kellogg, Wf.
Isaiah Fields, Mission/Charlo (0-2) Dean Kellogg, Wf, 0:34 p. Fields; Kierrin Rooney, CutB, 0:53 p. Fields.
126 4, Shane Rieshus, T-Falls/Noxon
132 2, Conrad Vanderwall, Plains/Hot Springs
R.J. Knoll, Arlee (0-2) Conrad Vanderwall, PHS, 1:09 p. R.J. Knoll; Ricardo Hewitt, GlaJV, 9-3 d. R.J. Knoll.
Frankie Wright, Arlee (0-2) Zack Morrison, Lib, 0:30 p. Wright; Dakota Logudice, GlaJV, 0:36 p. Wright.
138 2, Josiah Vanderwall, Plains/Hot Springs; 4, Cole Gilleard, Mission/Charlo
Cole Gilleard, Mission/Charlo (2-2) Gilleard 1:30 p. Jonny Chamberlain, Flo; Dakota Flannery, Wf, 4:25 p. Gilleard; Gilleard 1:21 p. Hunter Haskins, CF; Triston Davis, Corv, 10-0 md. Gilleard.
Colt Crawford, Arlee (2-2) Josiah Vanderwall p. Crawford; Crawford 2:35 p. Jonny Chamberlain, Flo; Crawford 1:10 p. Zach Harrington, Flo; Triston Davis, Corv, 2:53 p. Crawford.
Kanoa Palazzola, Arlee (1-2) Palazzola 3:07 p Kenzie Angle, PHS; Dakota Flannery, Wf, 1:48 p. Palazzola; Zach Harrington, Flo; 6-1 d. Palazzola.
145 3, Darwin Adams, Mission/Charlo
Darwin Adams, Mission/Charlo (3-1) Adams 4:42 p. B.Detienne, PHS; Andrew Anderson, CutB, 5-2 d. Adams; Adams 1:16 p. Randon Weidow, Corv; (3rd place) Adams 2:56 p. Isaiah Kovalsky, CF.
Shayden Friedlander, Mission/Charlo (0-2)
152 2, Isaac DuMontier, Mission/Charlo
Isaac DuMontier, Mission/Charlo (2-1) DuMontier 1:31 p. Colten Barsness, CutB; DuMontier 7-0 d. Tucker Masters, Lib; Austin Va1nek, CutB, 1:47 p. DuMontier.
Skyler Titsworth, Arlee (3-2) Titsworth 0:24 p. Kaden Carter, M/C; Austin Va1nek, CutB, 0:44 p. Titsworth; Titsworth 0:27 p. Colten Barsness, CutB; Titsworth 1:20 p. Demetrix Austin, Arl; Tucker Masters, Lib, 1:16 p. Titsworth.
Demetrix Austin, Arlee (2-2) Austin 1:46 p. John Pruszinski, Stev; Kyler Francis, CF, 1:52 p. Austin; Austin 0:48 p. Gregory Winegart, Flo; Skyler Titsworth, Arl, 1:20 p. Austin.
Eduardo Santiago, Arlee (0-2) Tucker Masters, Lib, 1:46 p. Santiago; John Pruszinski, Stev, 6-5 d. Santiago.
Kaden Carter, Mission/Charlo (0-2)
160 4, Dane Chojnacky, T-Falls/Noxon
Ashley Potts, Arlee, (0-2)
170 1, Isaiah Allik, Mission/Charlo; 2, Troy Matt, Mission/Charlo
Isaiah Allik, Mission/Charlo (2-0) Allik 0:51 p. Zach Cather, Flo; Allik 1:10 p. Troy Matt, M/C.
Troy Matt, Mission/Charlo (2-1) T.Matt 1:03 p. Jared Pallo, Flo; T.Matt 1:39 p. John Tinnell, Lib; Isaiah Allik, M/C, 1:10 p. T.Matt.
205 2, Miles Anderson, Mission/Charlo
Miles Anderson, Mission/Charlo (1-1) Anderson 0:18 p. Ashton Akey, Wf; Spencer Jones, Stev, 1:08 p. Anderson.