Breske, Martin take titles at UWW Junior Freestyle Nationals – Las Vegas

Will Wendorff
April 30, 2016 19:52

Breske, Martin take titles at UWW Junior Freestyle Nationals – Las Vegas

Results from UWW Junior Freestyle and Greco Roman Nationals

Las Vegas, NV – Eighteen wrestlers with Wisconsin ties competed at the United World Wrestling Junior Nationals Friday and Saturday in Las Vegas, Nevada. Greco-Roman was held Friday while Freestyle competition took place Saturday.

Two native Wisconsinites took freestyle titles as Cole Martin (Badger Wrestling Club) and Beau Breske (Ringers) won their weight classes while Wisconsin native Ben Hornickle (Wyoming Wrestling RTC/Regional Training Center) placed 3rd. California high school senior and Badger recruit Evan Wick placed 2nd.

Martin a three time Wisconsin state champion from Lancaster and a freshman at the University of Wisconsin won the 63 KG (or 138.75lb.) class. Cole won a criteria decision over Ben Freeman (Michigan – RTC) 8-8. Martin (5-0) reached the final in impressive fashion scoring a pin and three technical falls on the way.

UW Article on Cole Martin Championship

Breske, Hartford Union High School senior, headed to Nebraska next year, won the 79 KG / 174 lb. division going 5-0 with three shut out tech falls. Beau defeated Myles Amine (Michigan – RTC) by decision 9-4 in the final.

USA Wrestling video interviews with Champions Cole Martin and Beau Breske
Cole Martin, 63 kg UWW Junior Freestyle champion
Beau Breske, 79 kg UWW Junior Freestyle champion

Hornickle, from Burlington, wrestling at 63 KG / 138.75 lb. for the Wyoming Wrestling RTC rebounded from a 2-8 quarterfinal loss to Freeman winning four straight matches on the way to 3rd place. Ben, 6-1 on the day, scored two pins and three technical falls.

Evan Wick (Murrieta, CA) wrestling under the flag of Titan Mercury Wrestling Club at 70 KG / 154.25 lb. went 4-1 on the day. The final saw Iowa freshman Michael Kemerer win a close 9-8 decision over Wick.

Oconto Falls native and Wyoming Cowboy freshman Dewey Krueger (70 KG / 154.25 lb.) placed 7th for the Wyoming Wrestling RTC. Krueger lost to Even Wick (13-15) in the first round, but won four straight matches in consolations.

Wisconsin redshirt freshman Ryan Christensen placed 7th at 84 KG / 185 lb. Badger Wrestling Club.

In Greco-Roman at 60 KG / 132.25 lb. Ty Pelot from Two Rivers won a match, but did not place while representing the Northern Michigan Olympic Training Center.

Results on the day:

UWW Junior Freestyle Nationals Results

60 KG / 132.25 lb. – Michael Cullen – Badger WC – DNP (Did Not Place)
Champ. Round 2 – Michael Cullen (Badger WC) wbtf over Michael Volyanyuk (Michigan – RTC) (TF 11-0)
Champ. Round 3 – Nick Lee (MCWC/Miron) wbtf over Michael Cullen (Badger WC) (TF 10-0)
Cons. Round 4 – Eli Stickley (Badger WC) wbtf over Michael Cullen (Badger WC) (TF 11-1)

60 KG / 132.25 lb. – Eli Stickley – Badger WC – DNP
Champ. Round 2 – William Erneste (Missouri WF) wbtf over Eli Stickley (Badger WC) (TF 10-0)
Cons. Round 2 – Eli Stickley (Badger WC) received a bye () (Bye)
Cons. Round 3 – Eli Stickley (Badger WC) wbtf over Jordan Reich (Princeton AWS) (TF 10-0)
Cons. Round 4 – Eli Stickley (Badger WC) wbtf over Michael Cullen (Badger WC) (TF 11-1)
Cons. Round 5 – Eli Stickley (Badger WC) wbf over Ben Thornton (Boilermaker RTC) (Fall 2:08)
Cons. Round 6 – Joshua Terao (DCAC) won by dec. over Eli Stickley (Badger WC) (Dec 12-10)

60 KG / 132.25 lb. – Jens Lantz – Badger WC – DNP
Champ. Round 2 – Jaydin Eierman (Missouri WF) wbtf over Jens Lantz (Badger WC) (TF 10-0)
Cons. Round 2 – Jens Lantz (Badger WC) received a bye () (Bye)
Cons. Round 3 – Jens Lantz (Badger WC) wbtf over Michael McDaniel (Colorado Mesa) (TF 10-0)
Cons. Round 4 – Johnny Jimenez (Badger WC) won by dec. over Jens Lantz (Badger WC) (Dec 5-4)

60 KG / 132.25 lb. – Johnny Jimenez – Badger WC – DNP
Champ. Round 2 – Johnny Jimenez (Badger WC) wbtf over Parker Nein (Matpac WC) (TF 18-7)
Champ. Round 3 – Joshua Terao (DCAC) wbtf over Johnny Jimenez (Badger WC) (TF 10-0)
Cons. Round 4 – Johnny Jimenez (Badger WC) won by dec. over Jens Lantz (Badger WC) (Dec 5-4)
Cons. Round 5 – Jose Rodriguez (Ohio RTC) wbtf over Johnny Jimenez (Badger WC) (TF 12-2)

60 KG / 132.25 lb. – Ben Thornton – Boilermaker RTC – DNP
Champ. Round 2 – Kaden Gfeller (Team BIG) won by dec. over Ben Thornton (Boilermaker RTC) (Dec 7-5)
Cons. Round 2 – Ben Thornton (Boilermaker RTC) received a bye () (Bye)
Cons. Round 3 – Ben Thornton (Boilermaker RTC) wbf over Marcus Abreu (garage boyz) (Fall 0:59)
Cons. Round 4 – Ben Thornton (Boilermaker RTC) wbf over Lincoln Olson (Cowboy Wrestling / Titan) (Fall 5:50)
Cons. Round 5 – Eli Stickley (Badger WC) wbf over Ben Thornton (Boilermaker RTC) (Fall 2:08)

63 KG / 138.75 lb. – Cole Martin – Badger WC – placed 1st
Champ. Round 1 – Cole Martin (Badger WC) wbf over Mousa Jodeh (IRTC) (Fall 3:53)
Champ. Round 2 – Cole Martin (Badger WC) wbtf over Jason Ipsarides (Northwestern) (TF 12-2)
Quarterfinal – Cole Martin (Badger WC) wbtf over Salvatore Profaci (Michigan – RTC) (TF 10-0)
Semifinal – Cole Martin (Badger WC) wbtf over Jack Mutchnik (DCAC) (TF 14-4)
1st Place Match – Cole Martin (Badger WC) won by dec. over Ben Freeman (Michigan – RTC) (Dec 8-8)

63 KG / 138.75 lb. – Ben Hornickle = Wyoming Wrestling RTC placed 3rd
Champ. Round 1 – Ben Hornickle (Wyoming RTC) wbtf over Armand Molina (CBU Wrestling Academy) (TF 10-0)
Champ. Round 2 – Ben Hornickle (Wyoming RTC) wbtf over Jp Ascolese (Unattached) (TF 10-0)
Quarterfinal – Ben Freeman (Michigan – RTC) won by dec. over Ben Hornickle (Wyoming RTC) (Dec 8-2)
Cons. Round 4 – Ben Hornickle (Wyoming RTC) wbtf over Brandon Walker (Terrapin WC) (TF 12-2)
Cons. Round 5 – Ben Hornickle (Wyoming RTC) wbf over Zach Davis (Navy-Marine Corps Mat Club) (Fall 1:00)
Cons. Semi – Ben Hornickle (Wyoming RTC) wbf over Jack Mutchnik (DCAC) (Fall 3:39)
3rd Place Match – Ben Hornickle (Wyoming RTC) won by dec. over Salvatore Profaci (Michigan – RTC) (Dec 14-6)

63 KG / 138.75 lb. – Jason Ipsarides – Northwestern – DNP
Champ. Round 1 – Jason Ipsarides (Northwestern) won by dec. over James Rader (Loper WC) (Dec 8-0)
Champ. Round 2 – Cole Martin (Badger WC) wbtf over Jason Ipsarides (Northwestern) (TF 12-2)
Cons. Round 2 – Jason Ipsarides (Northwestern) wbtf over Eric Reyes (Colorado Mesa) (TF 14-4)
Cons. Round 3 – Brandon Walker (Terrapin WC) wbtf over Jason Ipsarides (Northwestern) (TF 10-0)

70 KG / 154.25 lb. – Evan Wick – TMWC – placed 2nd
Champ. Round 2 – Evan Wick (TMWC) won by dec. over Dewey Krueger (Wyoming RTC) (Dec 15-13)
Champ. Round 3 – Evan Wick (TMWC) wbtf over Andres Gandara (Arizona State Wrestling) (TF 10-0)
Quarterfinal – Evan Wick (TMWC) wbtf over Jeren Glosser (U of IA) (TF 10-0)
Semifinal – Evan Wick (TMWC) wbtf over Danny Reed (NYCRTC) (TF 14-4)
1st Place Match – Michael Kemerer (U of IA) won by dec. over Evan Wick (TMWC) (Dec 9-8)

70 KG / 154.25 lb. – Dewey Krueger – Wyoming RTC – placed 7th
Champ. Round 2 – Evan Wick (TMWC) won by dec. over Dewey Krueger (Wyoming RTC) (Dec 15-13)
Cons. Round 2 – Dewey Krueger (Wyoming RTC) received a bye () (Bye)
Cons. Round 3 – Dewey Krueger (Wyoming RTC) wbtf over Bailey Neises (SMI) (TF 14-2)
Cons. Round 4 – Dewey Krueger (Wyoming RTC) wbf over James Berg (Minnesota Storm) (Fall 1:18)
Cons. Round 5 – Dewey Krueger (Wyoming RTC) won by dec. over Luke Fortuna (MWF) (Dec 10-6)
Cons. Round 6 – Dewey Krueger (Wyoming RTC)WB Inj def over Cameron Harrell (Cavalier WC) (Inj. 3:00)
Cons. Round 7 – Jeren Glosser (U of IA) wbtf over Dewey Krueger (Wyoming RTC) (TF 15-5)
7th Place Match – Dewey Krueger (Wyoming RTC) wbtf over Michael D`Angelo (Princeton AWS) (TF 13-1)

70 KG / 154.25 lb. – Zander Wick – TMWC – DNP
Champ. Round 2 – Zander Wick (TMWC) wbf over Michael D`Angelo (Princeton AWS) (Fall 4:15)
Champ. Round 3 – Zander Wick (TMWC) wbtf over Austin Hiles (Seasons Freestyle Club) (TF 10-0)
Quarterfinal – Eric Barone (IRTC) wbtf over Zander Wick (TMWC) (TF 12-2)
Cons. Round 6 – Wyatt Sheets (stilwell) wbtf over Zander Wick (TMWC) (TF 10-0)

74 KG / 163 lb. – Jeremiah Moody – University of Iowa – DNP
Champ. Round 1 – Jeremiah Moody (U of IA) wbtf over Joe Dematteo (Orange Crush) (TF 10-0)
Champ. Round 2 – Jeremiah Moody (U of IA) won by dec. over Dalton Clark (Minnesota Storm) (Dec 14-12)
Champ. Round 3 – Josh Shields (Arizona State Wrestling) wbtf over Jeremiah Moody (U of IA) (TF 11-0)
Cons. Round 4 – Jeremiah Moody (U of IA) wbtf over David Hollingshead (Buffalo Valley RTC) (TF 18-7)
Cons. Round 5 – Jeremiah Moody (U of IA) won by dec. over Skyler St. John (U of IA) (Dec 2-1)
Cons. Round 6 – Jordan Kutler (Lehigh Valley WC) wbtf over Jeremiah Moody (U of IA ) (TF 10-0)

84 KG / 185 lb. – Ryan Christensen – Badger WC – placed 7th
Champ. Round 1 – Ryan Christensen (Badger WC) wbtf over Garrett Miller (Best Trained) (TF 10-0)
Champ. Round 2 – Ryan Christensen (Badger WC) wbf over Michael Lambert (Loper WC) (Fall 3:33)
Quarterfinal – Josh Hokit (Clovis) wbf over Ryan Christensen (Badger WC) (Fall 1:53)
Cons. Round 4 – Ryan Christensen (Badger WC) won by dec. over Xavier Montaivu (IRTC) (Dec 10-1)
Cons. Round 5 – Emery Parker (IRTC) wbtf over Ryan Christensen (Badger WC) (TF 10-0)
7th Place Match – Ryan Christensen (Badger WC) won by dec. over Nicholas Fiegener (CBU WA) (Dec 9-4)

96 KG / 211.5 lb. – David Chadd – Badger WC – DNP
Champ. Round 1 – Lance Benick (Arizona State) won by dec. over David Chadd (Badger WC) (Dec 12-6)
Cons. Round 1 – David Chadd (Badger WC) wbtf over Mark Chaid (Cardinal WC) (TF 10-0)
Cons. Round 2 – Andre Lee (IRTC) wbf over David Chadd (Badger WC) (Fall 3:28)

96 KG / 211.5 lb. – Hunter Ritter – Badger WC – DNP
Champ. Round 1 – Hunter Ritter (Badger WC) wbtf over Vincent Feola (BWC) (TF 11-0)
Champ. Round 2 – Hunter Ritter (Badger WC) wbtf over Tyler Love (Cavalier WC) (TF 12-1)
Quarterfinal – Evan Hansen (Viking WC (IA)) won by dec. over Hunter Ritter (Badger WC) (Dec 7-2)
Cons. Round 4 – Andre Lee (IRTC) wbf over Hunter Ritter (Badger WC) (Fall 1:41)

96 KG / 211.5 lb. – Mason Reinhardt – Badger WC – placed 8th
Champ. Round 1 – Mason Reinhardt (Badger WC) wbf over Donovan Doyle (Eastern Iowa WC) (Fall 3:30)
Champ. Round 2 – Mason Reinhardt (Badger WC) won by dec. over Cordell Eaton (BWC) (Dec 7-5)
Quarterfinal – Jacob Seely (Northern Colorado RTC) wbtf over Mason Reinhardt (Badger WC) (TF 10-0)
Cons. Round 4 – Mason Reinhardt (Badger WC) wbtf over Tyler Love (Cavalier WC) (TF 10-0)
Cons. Round 5 – Chase Singletary (Blair WC) wbf over Mason Reinhardt (Badger WC) (Fall 2:09)
7th Place Match – Kollin Moore (Ohio RTC) wbtf over Mason Reinhardt (Badger WC) (TF 15-4)

120 KG / 264.5 lb. – Benjamin Stone – Badger WC – placed 8th
Champ. Round 1 – Benjamin Stone (Badger WC) wbtf over Timothy Smith (Pin City WC) (TF 11-0)
Champ. Round 2 – Benjamin Stone (Badger WC) won by dec. over Thomas Helton (ISI) (Dec 10-4)
Quarterfinal – Daniel Stibral (BWC) wbf over Benjamin Stone (Badger WC) (Fall 2:40)
Cons. Round 4 – Benjamin Stone (Badger WC) wbf over Christian Rebottaro (Central Coast Champ W) (Fall 0:17)
Cons. Round 5 – Jake Gunning (Buffalo RTC) wbtf over Benjamin Stone (Badger WC) (TF 13-0)
7th Place Match – Christian Lance (Tiger WC) wbtf over Benjamin Stone (Badger WC) (TF 10-0)

UWW Junior Greco Roman Nationals Results

60 KG / 132.25 lb. – Ty Pelot – Northern Michigan Olympic Training Center
Champ. Round 1 – Ty Pelot (NMU-OTS) wbtf over Joseph Zepeda (California) (TF 10-0)
Quarterfinal – Gabriel Townsell (Gladiators) wbtf over Ty Pelot (NMU-OTS) (TF 8-0)
Cons. Round 2 – Isaac Jimenez (Air Force) wbtf over Ty Pelot (NMU-OTS) (TF 8-0)

Greco Roman Results

Will Wendorff
April 30, 2016 19:52