|Dragon wrestlers dominate Fleming|
|Written by Brenda Johnson Brandt|
It was a successful HHS wrestling parents’ night Thursday, Jan. 26 when the Dragons earned a 51-18 dual win over Fleming.
Six actual matches were wrestled, with Holyoke picking up six wins in weight divisions where Fleming was open.
In actual matches, wins were earned by Broc Pelle, Jesus Hermosillo and Dylan Kotch. Coach Jack Garrison noted Kotch held on for an impressive 8-5 win at 220 lbs. over the wrestler seeded third in the state.
Dragon Broc Pelle puts the squeeze on Fleming’s Mitch VanDuren
The Dragons also traveled to Akron Friday, Jan. 27 for dual action with the Rams. HHS came away with a 45-36 dual win. Holyoke earned points in six open weight classes, while Akron had wrestlers in two classes where HHS was open.
In actual matches at Akron, Nick Ortner won a 6-3 decision over a 138-lb. number seven state-ranked wrestler and Mark Edmonds pinned his 132-lb. opponent.
Individual results of last week’s duals follow:
Holyoke 51, Fleming 18
113 lbs.—Morgan Golden won in Fleming’s forfeit.
126 lbs.—Nathan Miles won by forfeit.
132 lbs.—Mark Edmonds won by forfeit.
138 lbs.—Nick Ortner won by forfeit.
145 lbs.—Ben Martinez was pinned in 4:23 by Nick Duvall.
152 lbs.—Leo Ortiz won by forfeit.
160 lbs.—Parker Redfern won by forfeit.
170 lbs.—Broc Pelle pinned Mitch VanDuren in 1:31.
182 lbs.—Cesar Hinostroza was pinned in 1:34 by Tyler Horalek.
195 lbs.—Jesus Hermosillo pinned Levi Davis in 2:47.
220 lbs.—Dylan Kotch won 8-5 over Andrew Lightsey.
285 lbs.—Astolfo Rojo was pinned in 3:54 by Luke Davis.
Jesus Hermosillo controls Fleming’s Levi Davis, eventually pinning his opponent in the second-period 195-lb. match Thursday night. —Enterprise photo
Holyoke 45, Akron 36
106 lbs.—Reid Palser of Akron won in Holyoke forfeit.
113 lbs.—Morgan Golden was pinned in 1:48 by Braden Sampson.
120 lbs.—Brad Rhea of Akron won in Holyoke forfeit.
126 lbs.—Nathan Miles won in Akron forfeit.
132 lbs.—Mark Edmonds pinned Levi Hottinger in 4:19.
138 lbs.—Nick Ortner won a 6-3 decision over Travis Hill.
145 lbs.—Ben Martinez won in Akron forfeit.
152 lbs.—Leo Ortiz won in Akron forfeit.
160 lbs.—Parker Redfern was pinned in 3:23 by Jourdan Hottinger.
170 lbs.—Broc Pelle won in Akron forfeit.
182 lbs.—Cesar Hinostroza won in Akron forfeit.
195 lbs.—Jesus Hermosillo won in Akron forfeit.
220 lbs.—Dylan Kotch was pinned in 3:37 by Caleb Christensen.
285 lbs.—Astolfo Rojo was pinned in 1:48 by Reed Christensen.
Holyoke Enterprise February 2, 2012