ROCKFORD - The North Polk wrestling team turned in a strong third-place showing at the Rockford Round Robin Tournament Saturday in Rockford.
The Comets placed third out of six teams with 224 points. Hudson won with 279 points and Newman Catholic came in second with a score of 240.
Isaac Larson (106 pounds), Ryan Davidson (113), Logan Engebretson (145) and Sully Hartsook (152) all won championships for North Polk.
Larson delivered two pins over Rockford’s Kaden Petersen in one minute, 26 seconds and 0:35 respectively. Davidson stuck Newman Catholic’s Cael Wollner in 5:01, Hudson’s Donovan Arraudt in 1:04 and Gladbrook-Reinbeck/North Tama’s Cole Engle in 0:31.
Engebretson pinned Newman Catholic’s Travis Brick in 1:13, scored a 12-1 major decision over Rockford’s Gavin Reicks and pulled off a 9-7 decision over Hudson’s Izik Rodriguez. Hartsook stuck Hudson’s Austin Owens in 0:16, Rockford’s Zachary Walker in 0:38 and Gladbrook-Reinbeck/North Tama’s Corey Isenhower in 3:10 and he added a 9-0 win by major decision over Newman Catholic’s Kam Black.
Austin Halverson, Broc Davidson and Grant Cory came in second at 120, 126 and 132 respectively.
Halverson pinned Hudson’s Riley Delegardelle in :246 and West Fork’s Tjaden Dixon in 1:01 and he lost by fall to Newman Catholic’s Cade Hansen. Broc Davidson stuck Hudson’s Cole Shepherd in 18 seconds and Gladbrook-Reinbeck/North Tama’s Sam Snyder in 28 seconds and he lost by fall to Newman Catholic’s Jacob McBride.
Cory earned an 11-2 major decision over Hudson’s Trey Jochumsen, a 3-1 decision over Rockford’s Colton Ewing and a 7-5 decision over Newman Catholic’s George Schmidt. He lost by a 9-6 decision to Newman Catholic/North Tama’s Jace Petersen.
Will McCormick placed third at 138 with a 2-2 record. He earned one pin and one victory by decision.
Jaren Buls placed fourth at 220.
Final team scores: 1. Hudson 279 points, 2. Newman Catholic 240, 3. North Polk 224, 4. Gladbrook-Reinbeck/North Tama 175, 5. Rockford 99, 6. West Fork 81.
Individual results - North Polk
106 pounds - 1. Isaac Larson (2-0). 113 - 1. Ryan Davidson (3-0). 120 - 2. Austin Halverson (2-1). 126 - 2. Broc Davidson (2-1). 132 - 2. Grant Cory, 3-1. 138 - 3. Will McCormick (2-2). 145 - 1. Logan Engebretson (3-0). 152 - 1. Sully Hartsook (4-0). 220 - 4. Jaren Buls (0-3).
WOODWARD - North Polk opened the season by taking one of three matches in a quadrangular dual meet at Woodward Nov. 28.
The Comets whipped South Hamilton by a 57-18 score. They lost a close battle with Colfax-Mingo, 42-36, and also fell short versus Woodward-Granger by a 57-21 score.
North Polk came through with eight pins versus South Hamilton. The Comets also earned one win by decision and picked up a forfeit.
Benjamin Ewing gave North Polk a win by fall over Matthew Dankel in 44 seconds at 195 and Isaac Larson stuck South Hamilton’s Mohamed Yokie in 33 seconds at 106. Ryan Davidson scored a fall over the Hawks’ Heston Strohman in 1:06 at 113, Austin Halverson downed Jamie Hildreth in 1:18 at 120 and Broc Davidson defeated Jose Galdeano in just 14 seconds at 126.
Will McCormick gave North Polk a pin at 138 as he defeated Tristan Cleveland in 1:53. Sully Hartsook stuck South Hamilton’s Trevor Thompson in 48 seconds at 152 and Justin Horness scored a fall over Ethan Young in 1:08 at 160.
Logan Engebretson won by a 6-1 decision over South Hamilton’s Lane Swenson at 145. North Polk received a forfeit victory by Parker Frey at 132.
In the loss to Colfax-Mingo, the Comets had five pins and one win by forfeit.
Larson pinned Colfax-Mingo’s Noah Strohmeyer in 49 seconds, Frey downed Tim Carroll in 1:42, McCormick ousted Andrew Meinhart in 1:29, Engebretson stuck Nathan Evans in 1:56 and Hartsook toppled Trystin Ross in 2:27. Ryan Davidson received the forfeit win.
North Polk tallied three pins and one victory by decision in the setback against Woodward-Granger.
Ryan Davidson knocked off Woodward-Granger’s Dilynn Lewiston in 5:20, Frey whipped Colt Palmer in 3:40 and Hartsook disposed of Austin Scharlau in just 35 seconds. Engebretson held off Woodward-Granger’s Cole Carman by an 8-4 decision.
North Polk 57, South Hamilton 18
195 pounds - Benjamin Ewing (NP) won by fall over Matthew Dankel (SH), 0:44; 220 - Colton Willis (SH) won by fall over Jaren Buls (NP), 3:36; 285 - Zach Larson (SH) won by forfeit; 106 - Isaac Larson (NP) won by fall over Mohamed Yokie (SH), 0:33; 113 - Ryan Davidson (NP) won by fall over Heston Strohman (SH), 1:06; 120 - Austin Halverson (NP) won by fall over over Jamie Hildreth (SH), 1:18; 126 - Broc Davidson (NP) won by fall over Jose Galdeano (SH), 0:14; 132 - Parker Frey (NP) won by forfeit; 138 - Will McCormick (NP) won by fall over Tristan Cleveland (SH), 1:53; 145 - Logan Engbretson (NP) won by decision over Lane Swenson (SH), 6-1; 152 - Sully Hartsook (NP) won by fall over Trevor Thompson (SH), 0:48; 160 - Justin Horness (NP) won by fall over Ethan Young (SH), 1:08; 170 - Double forfeit; 182 - Nate Laube (SH) won by fall over Gabriel Bayse (NP), 4:54.
Colfax-Mingo 42, North Polk 36
106 - Larson (NP) won by fall over Noah Strohmeyer (CM), 0:49; 113 - R. Davidson (NP) won by forfeit; 120 - Cauy Fitch (CM) won by fall over Halverson (NP), 2:21; 126 - Cyden Fitch (CM) won by fall over B. Davidson (NP), 3:40; 132 - Frey (NP) won by fall over Tim Carroll (CM), 1:42; 138 - McCormick (NP) won by fall over Andrew Meinhart (CM), 1:29; 145 - Engbretson (NP) won by fall over Nathan Evans (CM), 1:56; 152 - Hartsook (NP) won by fall over Trystin Ross (CM), 2:27; 160 - Chance Rice (CM) won by fall over Horness (NP), 2:24; 170 - Double forfeit; 182 - Damir Gumerov (CM) won by fall over Gabriel Bayse (NP), 1:38; 195 - Nick Barnes (CM) won by fall over Ewing (NP), 1:32; 220 - Skyler Aikin (CM) won by fall over Buls (NP), 3:24; 285 - Colton Lourens (CM) won by forfeit.
Woodward-Granger 57, North Polk 21
182 - Kade Polich (WG) won by fall over Bayse (NP), 3:18; 195 - Cody Fisher (WG) won by fall over Ewing (NP), 0:35; 220 - Dillon Fogarty (WG) won by fall over Buls (NP), 0:39; 285 - Tyler Lawrenson (WG) won by forfeit; 106 - Hunter Pierce (WG) won by fall over Larson (NP), 0:34; 113 - R. Davidson (NP) won by fall over Dilynn Lewiston (WG), 5:20; 120 - Ryan Munoz (WG), Halverson (NP), 0:30; 126 - Payton Tague (WG) won by fall over B. Davidson (NP), 1:20; 132 - Frey (NP) won by fall over Colt Palmer (WG), 3:40; 138 - Jay Dorenkamp (WG) won by decision over McCormick (NP), 12-10; 145 - Engbretson (NP) won by decision over Cole Carman (WG), 8-4; 152 - Hartsook (NP) won by fall over Austin Scharlau (WG), 0:35; 160 - Gabe Yingst (WG) won by fall over Horness (NP),1:32; 170 - Cale Pritchett (WG) won by forfeit.