Wolves Wrestling Weekend Recap

Aberdeen, S.D. (NSUWolves.com) – The No. 21 Northern State University wrestling team opened their 2022-23 home slate with a bang on Friday evening, taking eight weights over Minot State. Five of their eight victories were bonus point wins, led by No. 11 Wyatt Turnquist with a victory by fall.

THE QUICK DETAILS

Final Score: NSU 32, MiSU 10

Records: NSU 4-2 (2-1 NSIC), MiSU 5-5 (0-2 NSIC)

Attendance: 753

HOW IT HAPPENED

  • Landen Fischer kicked off the dual at 125-pounds, notching a 12-0 major decision victory over Dylan McDonald
  • Teagan Block tallied an 11-8 decision victory over Logen Fischer, giving the Wolves a 7-0 lead
  • The tag-team of Kolton Roth, in his first action of the 2022-23 season, and Wyatt Turnquist extended the Northern State lead with 10-points at 141 and 149 pounds
  • Roth defeated Ethan Wonser in a 10-0 major decision and Turnquist pinned Isaac Ortega at 3:52 in the match where he held an 8-0 lead
  • Minot State tallied their first points of the day, notching a pin at 157 pounds before heading to the mid-match break
  • Chase Bloomquist responded and put the Wolves back on track, defeating Brendan Barnes in a 5-4 decision
  • In the only technical fall of the evening, Kelby Hawkins defeated Brody Mohr with a score of 17-2, sealing the 5-point team victory with a riding time point as the clock ran out in the third period
  • In his first match in the maroon and gold, Sam Kruger tallied a 9-0 victory over Cayden White
  • No. 2 Cole Huss closed out the scoring for NSU, defeating Dustin Swisher in a 9-3 decision
  • The Beavers closed out the dual with a major decision victory by their lone ranked wrestler, No. 8 Jake Swirple
  • Northern State out-scored Minot State 76-19 through all ten matches and tallied their second highest team score of the season

MATCH RESULTS

Weight Summary NSU MINOT
125 Landen Fischer (Northern State) over Dylan McDonald (Minot State) (MD 12-0) 4 0
133 Teagan Block (Northern State) over Logen Fischer (Minot State) (Dec 11-8) 3 0
141 Kolton Roth (Northern State) over Ethan Wonser (Minot State) (MD 10-0) 4 0
149 #11 Wyatt Turnquist (Northern State) over Isaac Ortega (Minot State) (Fall 3:52) 6 0
157 Nathan Baca (Minot State) over Devin Bahr (Northern State) (Fall 4:49) 0 6
165 Chase Bloomquist (Northern State) over Brendan Barnes (Minot State) (Dec 5-4) 3 0
174 Kelby Hawkins (Northern State) over Brody Mohr (Minot State) (TF 17-2 7:00) 5 0
184 Sam Kruger (Northern State) over Cayden White (Minot State) (MD 9-0) 4 0
197 #2 Cole Huss (Northern State) over Dustin Swisher (Minot State) (Dec 9-3) 3 0
285 #8 Jake Swirple (Minot State) over Nathan Schauer (Northern State) (MD 8-0) 0 4
Team Score: 32 10

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Aberdeen, S.D. (NSUWolves.com) [SUN] – The No. 21 Northern State University wrestling team fell to No. 9 Upper Iowa University on Sunday afternoon. The Wolves tallied three match victories and fought hard against the Peacocks, suffering two decision losses by two points or less.

THE QUICK DETAILS

Final Score: NSU 10, UIU 26

Records: NSU 4-3 (2-2 NSIC), UIU 6-2 (1-1 NSIC)

Attendance: 492

HOW IT HAPPENED

  • Landen Fischer opened the dual for the Wolves, defeating Colby Lopez in a 9-0 major decision; Fischer tallied a takedown, reversal, 4-point nearfall, and riding time point in the win
  • The Wolves fell in the following two weights, however No. 11 Wyatt Turnquist regained the lead at 149 pounds
  • Turnquist defeated Ethen Doty in a 5-0 decision, giving the Wolves a 7-6 lead
  • Devin Bahr battled at 157-pounds, but ultimately fell in a 6-4 decision, and Upper Iowa ran away with the dual, notching wins at 157, 165, 174, and 184 pounds
  • No. 2 Cole Huss broke the Peacock streak, defeating Colter Bye in a 3-1 decision

MATCH RESULTS

Summary NSU UIU
125 Landen Fischer (Northern State) over Colby Lopez (Upper Iowa) (MD 9-0) 4.0 0.0
133 Kaden Anderlik (Upper Iowa) over Teagan Block (Northern State) (Dec 7-1) 0.0 3.0
141 #5 Tate Murty (Upper Iowa) over Kolton Roth (Northern State) (Dec 13-9) 0.0 3.0
149 #11 Wyatt Turnquist (Northern State) over Ethen Doty (Upper Iowa) (Dec 5-0) 3.0 0.0
157 Eric Faught (Upper Iowa) over Devin Bahr (Northern State) (Dec 6-4) 0.0 3.0
165 #2 Chase Luensman (Upper Iowa) over Chase Bloomquist (Northern State) (MD 12-4) 0.0 4.0
174 Cael Meyer (Upper Iowa) over Kelby Hawkins (Northern State) (Fall 5:59) 0.0 6.0
184 Cameron Lopez (Upper Iowa) over Sam Kruger (Northern State) (Dec 3-2) 0.0 3.0
197 #2 Cole Huss (Northern State) over Colter Bye (Upper Iowa) (Dec 3-1) 3.0 0.0
285 #9 Zach Ryg (Upper Iowa) over Nathan Schauer (Northern State) (MD 12-1) 0.0 4.0
285 Exhibition: Jordan Baumler (Upper Iowa) over George Bolling (Northern State) (Fall 0:25) 0.0 0.0
Team Score: 10.0 26.0