The Clinton Herald, Clinton, Iowa

February 10, 2014

Cardinals' Kloft captures title

Herald Staff Report

MANCHESTER — Jacob Kloft won the title at 152 and was one of three Maquoketa wrestlers to advance Saturday at the Iowa Class 2A West Delaware Sectional wrestling tournament.

Kloft, a sophomore with a 20-11 record, pinned Max Ridenour of West Delaware in 2 minutes, 32 seconds in the championship match.

The Cardinals’ Lucas Davison (106 pounds) and Dallas Durkop (126) each placed second.

All three Cardinals will compete this Saturday at the Central DeWitt District tournament, and the top two placewinners at each weight there will advance to the state tournament.

Comets’ Beckley moves on

DELHI – Aaron Beckley advanced to the district meet Saturday with a second-place finish, and his Bellevue team placed sixth Saturday at the Iowa Class 1A Maquoketa Valley Sectional wrestling tournament.

Alburnett won the team title with 278.5 points, 44.5 more than runner-up Maquoketa Valley.

Beckley (7-19), a junior, beat Garrett Matthess of North Linn in the semifinals, then lost to Conner Shulista of Alburnett by a fall in 55 seconds in the final at 138 pounds.

Collin Stillmunkes came within one win of advancing at 220 pounds. He was pinned by Robbie Carrothers of Alburnett in 52 seconds in the match for true second-place match.

Mason Lyons took fourth for Bellevue at 170, Jace Michels was fifth at 160 and Kole Wagner (132), Codey Olson (152) and Ty Oster (182) each placed sixth.


Team standings

1. West Delaware 244.5; 2. Dubuque Wahlert 172.5; 3. Dyersville Beckman 149; 4. Anamosa 119; 5. Monticello 118; 6. Maquoketa 112.

(Top two advance to Central DeWitt District meet)

Championship matches, true second place and Maquoketa placewinners)

106 pounds

Championship – Tristan Birt (Wahl) pinned Lucas Davison (Maq) 2:43.

113 pounds

Championship – Patrick Woods (WDel) pinned Anthony Kinley (Mont) :40. Third place – Beau Vowman (Maq) pinned Brad Ertl (Beck) 3:40.

120 pounds

Championship – Dalton Husmann (Mont) pinned Logan Reilly (WDel) 5:29. Third place – Matt Wigginton (Wahl) pinned Trevor Shady (Maq) :22.

126 pounds

Championship – Sam Phillips (WDel) pinned Dallas Durkop (Maq) 1:12.

132 pounds

Championship – Connor Wickman (WDel) pinned Cody Feldman (Beck) 3:56.

138 pounds

Championship – Cody Naber (Beck) dec. Beau Vaske (WDel) 6-4.

145 pounds

Championship – Jordan Barker (Mont) pinned Tim Tutton (WDel) 3:00.

152 pounds

Championship – Jacob Kloft (Maq) pinned Max Ridenour (WDel) 2:32.

160 pounds

Championship – Jake Voss (WDel) tech. fall Andrew Turner (Wahl) 16-0, 3:33. Third place – Logan Mayberry (Maq) pinned Daniel Husmann (Ana) :24.

170 pounds

Championship – Weslee Haynes (Wahl) dec. Brent Lammers (WDel) 6-2. Third place – Tyler Frasher (Ana) dec. Justin Zeimet (Maq) 2-1 tb-1. True second – Lammers pinned Frasher :41.

182 pounds

Championship – Riley Hasken (Wahl) pinned Coy Roussell (WDel) 4:51.

190 pounds

Championship – Logan Pasker (Beck) dec. Scott Taylor (WDel) 5-1.

220 pounds

Championship – Ryan Seaman (Wahl) pinned Zach Timm (Mont) 5:24. True second place – Timm dec. Will Wenger (WDel) 3-2.

285 pounds

Championship – Daniel Pike (Mont) pinned Richard Heveron (WDel) 1:29. Fifth place – Ethan Manning (Maq).