Varsity Wrestling · Valley Finishes 10th Place at State Tournament; Corbin, Stillman, Underwood Earn Medals


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Valley High School 10th 55

Valley wrestling took 10th place at last weeks State Tournament. Caleb Corbin finished the season 41-4 and was the 152 lb. Runner-Up. C.J. Stillman finished the season 38-7 and was the 220 lb. 3rd place finisher. Blake Underwood finished the season 43-6 and was the 182 lb. 4th place finisher. Bryan Jurado finished the season 29-17 and as a state qualifier. Ryan Myers finished the season 24-20 and as a state qualifier. Jack McCabe finished the season 12-11 and as a state qualifier.

3A-152
Caleb Corbin (38-4) placed 2nd and scored 20.0 team points.

Champ. Round 1 – Caleb Corbin (Valley – WDM) 38-4 won by fall over Divion Ocheltree (CR Kennedy) 18-16 (Fall 5:09)
Quarterfinal – Caleb Corbin (Valley – WDM) 38-4 won by decision over Camden Baarda (Southeast Polk) 26-13 (Dec 5-3)
Semifinal – Caleb Corbin (Valley – WDM) 38-4 won in sudden victory – 1 over Eli Loyd (Pleasant Valley) 46-5 (SV-1 3-1)
1st Place Match – Evan Yant (Waverly-Shell Rock) 37-4 won by decision over Caleb Corbin (Valley – WDM) 38-4 (Dec 3-2)

3A-170
Ryan Myers (23-20) place is unknown and scored 0.0 team points.

Champ. Round 1 – Mickey Griffith (Des Moines – Lincoln) 35-2 won by decision over Ryan Myers (Valley – WDM) 23-20 (Dec 5-2)
Cons. Round 1 – Tim Nimely (Muscatine) 44-10 won by decision over Ryan Myers (Valley – WDM) 23-20 (Dec 8-6)

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Blake Underwood (42-6) placed 4th and scored 14.0 team points.

Champ. Round 1 – Blake Underwood (Valley – WDM) 42-6 won by decision over Jay Oostendorp (CR Kennedy) 27-9 (Dec 7-1)
Quarterfinal – Blake Underwood (Valley – WDM) 42-6 won by fall over Justin Brindley (Southeast Polk) 34-12 (Fall 2:48)
Semifinal – Will Hoeft (IC West) 23-1 won by decision over Blake Underwood (Valley – WDM) 42-6 (Dec 6-2)
Cons. Semi – Blake Underwood (Valley – WDM) 42-6 won by decision over Jay Oostendorp (CR Kennedy) 27-9 (Dec 5-3)
3rd Place Match – Griffin Gammell (Waukee) 42-2 won in the ultimate tie breaker over Blake Underwood (Valley – WDM) 42-6 (UTB 2-1)

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Jack McCabe (11-9) place is unknown and scored 1.0 team points.

Champ. Round 1 – Kane Schmidt (Bettendorf) 24-7 won by decision over Jack McCabe (Valley – WDM) 11-9 (Dec 14-11)
Cons. Round 1 – Jack McCabe (Valley – WDM) 11-9 won by decision over Jason Kritzler (Norwalk) 19-20 (Dec 3-2)
Cons. Round 2 – Jake Walker (Waverly-Shell Rock) 31-9 won by tech fall over Jack McCabe (Valley – WDM) 11-9 (TF-1.5 2:48 (15-0))

3A-220
C.J. Stillman (37-7) placed 3rd and scored 18.0 team points.

Champ. Round 1 – C.J. Stillman (Valley – WDM) 37-7 won by decision over Diego Lozano (Fort Madison) 26-14 (Dec 6-0)
Quarterfinal – C.J. Stillman (Valley – WDM) 37-7 won by decision over Jason Lemus (IC High) 30-9 (Dec 3-2)
Semifinal – Gage Linahon (Newton) 33-2 won by major decision over C.J. Stillman (Valley – WDM) 37-7 (MD 15-3)
Cons. Semi – C.J. Stillman (Valley – WDM) 37-7 won by fall over Diego Lozano (Fort Madison) 26-14 (Fall 1:53)
3rd Place Match – C.J. Stillman (Valley – WDM) 37-7 won by fall over Kalob Runyon (Southeast Polk) 35-6 (Fall 3:12)

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Bryan Jurado (29-16) place is unknown and scored 2.0 team points.

Champ. Round 1 – Bryan Jurado (Valley – WDM) 29-16 won by decision over Justin Otto (LeMars) 31-11 (Dec 3-0)
Quarterfinal – Griffin Liddle (Bettendorf) 19-0 won by fall over Bryan Jurado (Valley – WDM) 29-16 (Fall 1:46)
Cons. Round 2 – Charlie Nank (Dowling Catholic – Wdm) 25-13 won by decision over Bryan Jurado (Valley – WDM) 29-16 (Dec 1-0)