Area teams compete in ACS wrestling invite

Skyview led the Kenai Peninsula wrestlers at the ACS Invitational on Friday and Saturday in Anchorage with a fifth-place finish.

The Panthers scored 133 points, while Bethel won the meet with 258.5 and Kotzebue was second with 177.5. Also from the area in the top 20, Nikiski was seventh and Seward was 11th.

The Peninsula’s championships came from Nikiski's Lincoln Johnson at 195 and Skyview's Seth Hutchison at 98 pounds. Johnson won the title by a major decision.

Also in the finals, Skyview’s Austin Craig lost at 113 and Howie Hubbard lost due to a pin at 285.

 

ACS Wrestling Invite

Friday, Saturday

Team scores (top 20): 1. Bethel 258.5; 2. Kotzebue 177.5; 3. Valdez 138; 4. Dillingham 137; 5. Skyview 133; 6. Sitka 117.5; 7. Nikiski 116; 8. Nome 103.5; 9. Mt. Edgecumbe 97.5; 10. Houston 97.5; 11. Seward 93.5; 12. Wrangell 82.5; 13. Criag 71; 14. Chief Ivan Blunka 70; 15. Galena 66; 16. Eielson 62; 17. Grace 50; 18. ACS 48; 19. Unalaska 47; 20. Barrow 42.

Championship matches:

98 pounds — S. Hutchison, Sky, utb A. Grey, Nome. 106 — D. Davis, Sit p. G. Hoffman, Bet 1:29; 113 — B. Reich, Kot p. A. Craig, Sky 1:45; 120 — D. Towne, Val d. C. McIntyre, Bet 10-5; 126 — T. Thein, Cra d. J. Mendenhall, Bet 5-2; 132 — E. Booshu, Nome d. J. Kohler, CIB 5-1; 138 — S. Hansen, Kot d. K. Dingwell, Wra 11-9; 145 — A. Rake, Val d. N. Roetman, Kot 8-1; 152 — B. Lieb, Bet d. I. Deaton, Val 7-3; 160 — T. Chavez, Bet d. A. Minnilo, TB 6-3; 170 — M. Boord, Sit d. J. Rooney, Wra 7-5; 182 — S. Fiensburg, Dil p. M. Matthew, MtE 4:57; 195 — L. Johnson, Nik m.d. S. Johnson, Unal 13-5; 220 — P. Johanson, MtE d. L. Wagner, Hou 10-2; 285 — J. Crow, Bet p. H. Hubbard, Sew 0:27.

Third-place matches:

98 pounds — G. Maslen, Glen d. T. Hensley, Bet 9-5; 106 — A. Magalong, Una p. C. Johnson, Hom 2:19; 113 — L. Erikson, Nome p. A. Drake, Hou 1:09; 120 — W. Gilroy, ACS d. A. Chikalk, Bet 6-2; 126 — F. Totenoff, Gal d. J. Williams, Nap 14-7; 132 — Brand, Cra d. A. Coplin, Bet 10-8; 138 — J. Sumuaung, Sit d. S. Janorschke, Sky 11-8; 145 — T. Thomassen, Wra d. R. Radmer, Hou 4-3; 152 — C. Schlagel, Dil d. J. Brown, Nik 8-4; 160 — B. Hursh, Val p. J. Roetman, Kot 4:38; 170 — S. Rininger, Sew d. M. Sauve, Nik 5-3; 182 — S. Carpenter, Bet p. C. Howard, Cor 1:28; 195 — Hoseth, Dil d. M. Kimber, Cor 11-8; 220 — T. Alexander, Met p. C. McConnell, Unal 3:10; 285 — S. Walcott, CIB d. C. Conners, Sit 2-1.

Fifth-place matches:

98 pounds — J. Kingsland, Seew d. D. Toyomura, Pet 17-12; 106 — Savo, Dil p. M. Jackson, MtE 3:40; 113 — S. Charlie, Bet won by fft; 120 — K. Dunlap, Eie d. G. Valiquette, Sky 6-5; 126 — A. Walsh, Gra m.d. D. Decker, CIB 11-0; 132 — C. Davila, Hou d. J. Brooks, Pet 12-6; 138 — C. Mincher, Dil won by fft; 145 — M. Stangel, Nik p. T. Phillips, Eie 5:45; 152 — Z. Haviland, Kotz d. J. Thomsen, Hai 2:27; 160 — N. Hughes, Hoo d. K. McIntosh, Val 8-6; 170 — D. Phillips, Kot p. D. Miller, Wra 1:41; 182 — L. Mills, Bar p. I. Peacock, Kot 3:23; 195 — L. Johnson, Nik p. J. Vantrease, Kake 2:30; 220 — A. Sjong, Ani won by fft; 285 — T. Scott, ACS d. D. Ward, Grace 2-0.

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