Spartans’ Pierick places fourth at Wheeler Invite: C-M goes 0-3 at Baxter quad dual meet

Joe Randleman
Tri-County Times
Collins-Maxwell's Jacob Pierick takes down Baxter's Cole Smith during their match at 120 pounds at the Baxter quadrangular dual meet Jan. 28 in Baxter. Pierick won by a 9-5 decision. He also placed fourth at 120 during the Wheeler Invitational in Audubon Saturday.

AUDUBON – The Collins-Maxwell wrestling team had one wrestler place at the Wheeler Invitational Saturday. 

Jacob Pierick came in fourth at 120 pounds. He went 2-2 during the tournament to move his season record to 27-8. 

Pierick pinned Audubon’s Zeke Konkler in one minute, 18 seconds during the quarterfinals and lost a 5-3 battle with Logan-Magnolia's Tarick Rowe in the semifinals. Pierick came back to pin Gavin Bolton of the Creston/Orient-Macksburg JV team in 2:39 during the consolation semifinals. 

In the third-place match Pierick lost by fall to Missouri Valley’s Riley Radke. 

Zach Haus (106), Gracie Leslie (126), Marshall Day (152), David Clark (160) and Lucas Ness (170) were all 0-2 for Collins-Maxwell during the tournament. 

Logan-Magnolia won the team championship with 266 points. Missouri Valley was second with 241. 

Final team scores: 1. Logan-Magnolia 266 points, 2. Missouri Valley 241, 3. Creston/Orient-Macksburg JV 161, 4. East Sac County 153, 5. Audubon 96, 6. Atlantic-CAM JV 73, 7. A-D-M JV 50, 8. Collins-Maxwell 15. 

Individual results – Collins-Maxwell 

106 pounds – Zach Haus, 0-2. 120 – 4. Jacob Pierick, 2-2. 126 – Gracie Leslie, 0-2. 152 – Marshall Day, 0-2. 160 – David Clark, 0-2. 170 – Lucas Ness, 0-2. 

BAXTER – A shorthanded Collins-Maxwell team suffered three losses at the Baxter quadrangular dual meet Jan. 28. 

The Spartans suffered a 66-9 loss to Baxter, 42-18 setback against English Valleys-Tri County and a 42-24 defeat at the hands of North Mahaska. The three setbacks put them at 3-23 on the season. 

In the loss to Baxter Jacob Pierick came up with a 9-5 victory over the Bolts’ Cole Smith at 120 pounds and Zach Haus received a forfeit at 106. In the English Valleys-Tri-County setback Clayton Leslie pinned Gage Gibson in 1:36 at 145, Marshall Day scored a fall over Omar Guillen in 1:24 at 152 and Pierick received a forfeit. 

Collins-Maxwell's Clayton Leslie went 1-2 with a fall over English Valleys-Tri-County's Gage Gibson at 145 pounds during the Baxter quad dual meet Jan. 28.

Collins-Maxwell received three pins and one win by forfeit against North Mahaska. 

Pierick pinned North Mahaska’s Paul De Jong in 3:30, Day stuck Austin McMahan in 1:12 and Gracie Leslie defeated Lauren Basicilio in two minutes. Lucas Ness picked up the forfeit at 170. 

Baxter 66, Collins-Maxwell 9 

152 pounds - Callyn Bishop (B) won by fall over Marshall Day (CM), 1:54. 160 - Cody Samson (B) won by forfeit. 170 - Jacob Hiemstra (B) won by fall over Lucas Ness (CM), 0:49. 182 - Double forfeit. 195 - Jocelyn Harder (B) won by forfeit. 220 - Micah Kearns (B) won by forfeit. 285 - Aiden McFadden (B) won by forfeit. 106 - Zach Haus (CM) won by forfeit. 113 - Kailee Conradi (B) won by forfeit. 120 - Jacob Pierick (CM) won by decision over Cole Smith (B), 9-5. 126 - Ashton Kerwin (B) won by fall over Gracie Leslie (CM), 1:23. 132 - Curtis Gliem (B) won by forfeit. 138 - Kolton Hill (B) won by forfeit. 145 - Brad Matthews (B) won by fall over Clayton Leslie (CM), 4:22. 

English Valleys-Tri County 42, Collins-Maxwell 18 

106 - Dominic Garringer (EVTC) won by forfeit. 113 - Double forfeit. 120 - Pierick (CM) won by forfeit. 126 - Cael Mihal (EVTC) won by fall over G. Leslie (CM), 5:44. 132 - Ty Moore (EVTC) won by forfeit. 138 - Joshua Osborn (EVTC) won by forfeit. 145 - C. Leslie (CM) won by fall over Gage Gibson (EVTC), 1:36. 152 - Day (CM) won by fall over Omar Guillen (EVTC), 1:24. 160 - Double Forfeit. 170 - Luke Moore (EVTC) won by fall over Ness (CM), 1:00. 182 - Double forfeit. 195 - Ashton Moore (EVTC) won by forfeit. 220 - Dillon Kapple (EVTC) won by forfeit. 285: Double forfeit. 

North Mahaska 42, Collins-Maxwell 24 

106 - Matt German (NM) won by fall over Haus (CM), 2:28. 113 - Double forfeit. 120 - Pierick (CM) won by fall over Paul De Jong (NM), 3:30. 126 - G. Leslie (CM) won by fall over Lauren Basicilio (NM), 2:00. 132 - Double forfeit. 138 - Michael DeJong (NM) won by forfeit. 145 - Wyatt Van Wheelden (NM) won by fall over C. Leslie (CM), 3:11. 152 - Day (CM) won by fall over Austin McMahan (NM), 1:12. 160 - Noah Jedlicka (NM) won by forfeit. 170 - Lucas Ness (CM) won by forfeit. 182 - Double forfeit. 195 - Hayden Jones (NM) won by forfeit. 220 - Jakob Clark (NM) won by forfeit. 285 - Trace Goemaat (NM) won by forfeit.