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Prep wrestling: Jefferson gets past East Troy, Pirates finish 3-0 at quad

January 12, 2019

EAST TROY — Sophomore Aaron Heine took the mat knowing he just had to win and the dual was theirs.

The Jefferson Eagles trailed by three points and if he won by decision, they had the tiebreaker due to East Troy getting hit with an unsportsmanlike conduct earlier in the dual. Heine took in the moment and completed the pin 20 seconds into the third period to give Jefferson a 42-39 victory against East Troy in a Rock Valley Conference dual on Thursday which had conference title implications.

Heine and Brady Lehman each weighed in at 170 pounds which afforded co-head coach Devin Weber and E.J. Pilarski the luxury of wrestling Lehman against East Troy 170-pounder Jake Dessart. The coaches were confident Heine could beat 182-pounder Connor Paulin and they knew Dessart was one of the best Trojans.

“Brady went out and took the bullet against their stud,” Weber said. “That set it up for Aaron.”

And Heine performed.

“He came off the mat and said he loved the pressure,” Weber said. “The crowd was going nuts. He was excited, everyone was excited. I think that’s going to be a huge win for him.”

Earlier in the dual, Sofia Brynman-Metcalf (126 pounds) and Logan Nguyen (138) each earned pins for Jefferson after trailing in their matches. Brynman-Metcalf was behind by five points before coming back to tie the match and eventually pinning Drake Kulick in 5:22. Nguyen trailed Nik Moat 4-1 before a timeout for a bloody nose helped him regain his composure. He responded by pinning his opponent in the second period.

“Those (wins) are huge,” Weber said. “It gets coach Weber yelling ‘let’s go’ really loud and it makes the kids laugh and I think they feed off of it. When they’re out there with so much emotion, they’re having fun. When that’s happening, everyone is wrestling their best wrestling.”

Jefferson competes in the Rock Valley Conference dual meet tournament hosted by Walworth Big Foot on Saturday.

JEFFERSON 42, EAST TROY 39

106 — East Troy received a forfeit

113 — Larson (ET) major dec. Gehrmann (J) 12-3

120 — Jefferson received a forfeit.

126 — Brynman-Metcalf (J) pinned Kulick (ET) at 5:22

132 — Dieckman (J) pinned Hall (ET) at 2:11

138 — Nguyen (J) pinned Moat (ET) at 3:41

145 — Orgas (ET) pinned Moat (J) at 3:41

152 — Veselka (ET) pinned Kalmon (J) at 0:53

160 — Neff (J) pinned Tuttle (ET) at 2:48

170 — Dessart (ET) pinned Lehman (J) at 1:34

182 — Heine (J) pinned Paulin (ET) at 4:20

*195 — Kincaid (J) pinned Roberts (ET) at 3:27

220 — Price (ET) pinned Lee (J) at 1:51

285 — Hudson (ET) pinned Schultz (J) at 3:02

Pirates 3-0 at

conference quad

WATERLOO — Kyle Fugate, Reynol Limon and Francisco Moreno won all three of their matches to highlight Waterloo’s 3-0 finish at a Capitol South quadrangular on Thursday.

Waterloo defeated Cambridge 43-15, Marshall 58-18 and Sugar River 44-27.

Fugate received three forfeits at 113 pounds. Limon scored two pins and had one forfeit at 182. Moreno won a decision and received two forfeits at 195.

The Pirates wrestle at the North Fond du Lac Invitational on Saturday.

WATERLOO 43, CAMBRIDGE 15

106 — Double forfeit

113 — Fugate (W) received forfeit

120 — Jones (C) dec. Springer (W) 8-2

126 — Alonso (W) received forfeit

132 — C. Garcia (W) received forfeit

138 — Newton (W) pinned Ae. Ciha (C) at 1:29

145 — Andersen (C) dec. Rowbotham (W) 11-9

152 — Ai. Ciha (C) pinned Kohls (W) at 5:14

160 — Grieser (C) dec. Aguero (W) 7-0

170 — Garza (W) major dec. Pete (C) 11-2

182 — Limon (W) received forfeit

195 — Moreno (W) dec. Adsit (C) 10-4

220 — Wright (C) received forfeit

*285 — Double forfeit

WATERLOO 58, MARSHALL 18

106 — Double forfeit

*113 — Fugate (W) received forfeit

120 — E. Garcia (W) received forfeit

126 — Resler (M) pinned Springer (W) at 2:44

132 — Alonso (W) pinned Galaviz (M) at 1:42

138 — C. Garcia (W) dec. Grossman (W) on injury time

145 — Rowbotham (W) major dec. Lopez (M) 16-4

152 — Kohls (W) received forfeit

160 — Horstmeyer (M) pinned Aguero (W) at 3:19

170 — Garza (W) received forfeit

182 — Limon (W) pinned Wehking (M) at 3:06

195 — Moreno (W) received forfeit

220 — Lewis (M) received forfeit

285 — Wright (W) pinned Seep (M) at 1:04

WATERLOO 44, SUGAR RIVER 27

106 — Double forfeit

113 — Fugate (W) received forfeit

120 — E. Garcia (W) pinned Loshaw (SR) at 4:56

126 — Quaglia (SR) pinned Springer (W) at 3:17

132 — Alonso (W) major dec. Lettman (SR) 13-5

138 — C. Garcia (W) pinned Hollis (SR) at 1:26

145 — Rowbotham (W) major dec. Wicker (SR) 13-0

152 — Chenoweth (SR) dec. Aguero (W) 8-3

160 — Diederich (SR) pinned Kohls (W) at 1:53

170 — Latsch (SR) pinned Garza (W) at 5:15

182 — Limon (W) pinned Varney (SR) at 1:16

195 — Moreno (W) received forfeit

220 — Wright (W) received forfeit

285 — Enloe (SR) received forfeit

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