Berlin, Diebitz Earn Decision Wins in Dual at UW-Parkside 11/29/2017

By TomM November 30, 2017 14:25

Berlin, Diebitz Earn Decision Wins in Dual at UW-Parkside  11/29/2017

Berlin, Diebitz Earn Decision Wins in Dual at UW-Parkside


RACINE, Wis. – The UW-Stevens Point wrestling team got a pair of decision victories in a 35-6 loss in a dual at UW-Parkside on Wednesday.


Senior Dylan Diebitz (West Allis, WI/West Allis) got the Pointers on the board with a 15-8 decision win at 197 over James Lehman, who was an NCAA qualifier last season.  With his win, Diebitz improves to 6-1 on the season.

At 125, freshman Matt Berlin (Oak Creek, Wis./Oak Creek ) earned his fifth win of the year taking a 3-2 victory over Joe Arroyo.

Sophomore Ross Agg (Oak Creek, WI/Oak Creek) held his own at 285 in a 3-2 decision defeat.  Freshman Logan Newton (Wilson, Wis./Spring Valley) stayed close at 141 in a 7-3 decision loss.

Jordan Weinzetl (Kimberly, WI/Kimberly) was ahead in his match until a fall late in the third period.  UW-Parkside took the other matches with another fall, a tech fall and three major decisions.

The Pointers travel to La Crosse this Saturday (Dec. 2) for the Candlewood Suites Duals.  UWSP will face Concordia (Minn.), Wartburg and Loras beginning at 9:00 a.m.

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Pointers Wrestling Opens Season with Four Individual Titles

11/4/2017 | Wrestling

STEVENS POINT, Wis. – Seniors Dylan Diebitz (West Allis, WI/West Allis) and Boone Roycraft (Omro, WI/Winneconne) lead a quartet of UW-Stevens Point wrestlers that won their respective weight classes at Saturday’s Pointer Open. Junior Ben Vosters (Hatley, WI/Wittenberg-Birnamwood) and Dan Squires(Muskego, WI/Wisconsin Lutheran) also won their weight classes.

Diebitz picked up a fall and two major decisions on his way to a 4-0 day and the title in the 197 weight class. His fall came at the 4:39 mark against UW-Oshkosh’s John DePersia.

Roycraft won the 157 class with two falls. He also had a pair of decisions, including a 4-2 win over fellow Pointer David Granatelli (Appleton, Wis./North) in the finals.

Vosters returned to the mat after missing most of last year with an injury. He won the 125 weight class with a fall in the opening match. He followed that with a tech fall and two major decisions.

Squires also cruised through his bracket in the 174 class. He had a fall in his opening match and again in the finals, taking down UWO’s AJ Stengel in 1:55 for the title.

Freshman Nick Pretto (Wilmington, Ill./Wilmington) was runner-up in the 149 weight class. He won by fall in the semifinals over Lakeland’s Ian Giocchini.

Sophomore Jordan Weinzetl (Kimberly, WI/Kimberly)also finished in second in his weight class. He opened the day with a fall over UW-Oshkosh’s Christian Quiles at 165. He reached the finals on a 4-3 decision before withdrawing with an injury in the finals.

Senior Cody Nielsen (Oconto Falls, WI/Oconto Falls) led all wrestlers with three falls on the day. His third fall of the day landed him third place in the 184 weight class when he pinned Concordia’s Merrick O’Donnell in just 38 seconds.

Junior Steve Collins (South Elgin, IL/St. Charles North)earned a third-place finish in the wrestle back after a first-round setback. He picked up a pair of falls and two wins by decision.

The Pointers travel to Oshkosh next Saturday for the Dan Gable Open. The meet is set to begin at 9:00 a.m.


UW Stevens Point Intersquad at Kimberly High School

Tentative lineups for the Pointers Wrestling Purple-Gold Intrasquad Dual

Wednesday night October 25 at Kimberly High School. Wrestling starts at 6:30pm.

Purple                                            Gold
Drosianos Louvaris          vs.        Matt Berlin
Fr., Kimberly HS                           Fr., Oak Creek HS
Alex Heiden                     vs.        Logan Newton
Jr., Stratford HS                            Fr., Spring Valley HS
Joe Crook                         vs.        Luke Smiley
Sr., River Valley HS                      Fr., Plainfield North HS (IL)
Nick Pretto                       vs.        Graysen Sorensen
Fr., Wilmington HS (IL)                So., Grace Christian HS (AK)
Steven Collins                  vs.        Ben Kasten
So., St. Charles North HS (IL)     Fr., Brillion HS
Blaz Daul                         vs.        Tanner Goddard
So., Freedom HS                          Sr., Ashwaubenon HS
Kevin Jankowski             vs.        Austin Stebane
Fr., Cudahy HS                            So., Brillion HS
Dom Gunderson              vs.        Austin Jahnke
Sr., Shiocton HS                           So., Eau Claire Memorial HS
Steve Anderson                vs.       Kody Priesgen
Jr., Appleton East HS                   So., Mayville HS
Ross Agg                          vs.        Dylan Diebitz
So., Oak Creek HS                       Sr., West Allis Central HS

Quinton Peters                  vs.       Jordan Weinzetl
Sr., Stevens Point Area HS           So., Kimberly HS
Drosianos Louvaris           vs.      Daniel Wilke
Fr., Kimberly HS                                  Fr., Spencer HS
By TomM November 30, 2017 14:25