Day One State Wrestling-Titans Advance 3
Posted: 02/16/2012 - by
Check out the results and highlights updated throughout the day for LC's 2012 State Wreslters:
Ethan Ruby (145) - 3rd ranked Brian Warren of Des Moines Hoover shuts out Ethan Ruby 11-0 in the first round. Ruby fell to the consolation side of the bracket and wrestled off Kenry Trowers of Davenport North.
Ruby couldn't get much offense going and Trowers ended Ethan's state tournament with a 9-3 decision. Ruby made a nice run at the end of the year to advance to his first state tournament and ended the year at 35-19.
Zeb Wahle (160) - Wahle stomps Casey Becker from Cedar Rapids Prairie with a major decision 15-3. He moves on to the quarterfinals to take on Mitch Bowman of North Scott. Bowman is 44-4 on the year after a technical fall in the first round.
Ben Shwery (170) - Decisions Terry Stover from Waveryl Shell Rock 6-0. Ben moves on to face Cameron Rathje of Cedar Rapids Prairie in the quarterfinals. Rathje is 38-5 on the season and was ranked one spot behind Schwery at fifth in the state at the end of the season.
Austin Lear (195) - Lost to Cegan Long of North Scott by a score of 9-2. The loss will match Lear up with Austin Ashbacher of Decorah, who was pinned in the first round against Ryan Maas of Iowa City High.
Lear kept his season going with a big 8-5 win over Maas. Lear will now move on in the backside of the bracket and face off against the loser of undefeated # 1 Ross Larson of Ankeny and Riley Demmer of Epworth
Zach Renshaw (220) - Renshaw stuck Tom Schiffer of Mason City in the second period to join Wahle and Schrewy in the quarters. He will face # 7 Steve Ferentz of Iowa City High. Ferentz is currently 35-4 on the year.