Wrestlers take fourth at scramble

The Caledonia wrestling team placed fourth at the Tomah Scramble Saturday in the 16 team event, getting runner-up finishes from Jacob Winjum at 106 pounds and Luke Werner at 138. Jacob Swindell placed third at 160 pounds, losing to Cashton’s Dominic Flock by pin as Flock went on to win the title at 160.

Winjum went 4-1 on the day, getting wins over Cole Johnson of Westby, Shamar Madlock of Middleton and a pin of Mosinee’s Cole Ellis before losing to Tyson Wolf of Lancaster. In the championship bracket Winjum beat Jacob Busser of Lodi by pin in just 20 seconds. Werner placed second as well, losing by injury default to Middleton’s Jake Cain in the championship match. Swindell went 3-2 on the day at Tomah, picking up pins over Josh Peardot of Tomah and Zack Henry of Baraboo. Swindell then won by injury default over Shay Haase of Middleton for third place.

At 182 pounds Alex Goergen also placed third with a 3-2 record, winning his first three matches before losing to Reedsburg’s Aaron Lopp and Lancaster’s David Chadd, both by injury default. The Warriors got fifth place efforts from Victor Guth at 195 pounds, Drew Stemper at 132 and Hunter Hauser-Caldwell at 120 pounds. Dylan Lee placed sixth at 126.

On Friday night the Warriors hosted Fillmore Central and rolled to an easy 51-19 win, getting pins from Winjum, Hauser-Caldwell, Lee, Dylan Stemper and Blake Mauss at 220 pounds.

The Warriors will take part in the Fillmore Central tournament this Saturday.

– Brady Ambrose


106: Winjum (C) pinned Chiglo, :40; 113: A. Werner (C) won by forfeit; 120: Hauser-Caldwell (C) pinned Collett, 1:20; 126: Lee (C) pinned Fishbaugher, 5:02; 132: Hanson (FC) dec. Drew Stemper, 9-1; 138: Love (FC) dec. L. Werner, 5-4; 145: Dylan Stemper (C) pinned Barnes, :52; 152: Knutson (C) dec. Jones, 7-0; 160: Schmitz (C) won by forfeit; 170: Anderson (FC) dec. Swindell, 7-2; 182: Holm (FC) dec. Goergen, 7-2; 195: Guth (C) won by forfeit; 220: Mauss (C) pinned Jaret Brown, 2:20; 285: Dalton Mart (FC) won by forfeit.

Records: C 1-0, FC 0-2.



TEAM SCORES: 1, Lancaster 445; 2, Lodi 392; 3, Middleton 362; 4, Caledonia 360; 5, Neillsville 342.5; 6, Cashton 291; 7, Mauston 289; 8, Baraboo 276.5; 9, Reedsburg 262; 10, Mosinee 251.5; 11, Richland Center 241.5; 12, Tomah 229; 13, Royall 226; 14, Viroqua 205.5; 15, Westby 201; 16, Wautoma 147.