Varsity Wrestling · Valley Has 3 Champs, Wins Jack Mendenhall Invitational


  Place Points
Valley High School 1st 207

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Ezra Kristensen (19-7) placed 7th and scored 5.0 team points.

Champ. Round 1 – Ezra Kristensen (Valley, West Des Moines) 19-7 received a bye () (Bye)
Quarterfinal – Jacob Fistler (Dallas Center-Grimes) 20-2 won by decision over Ezra Kristensen (Valley, West Des Moines) 19-7 (Dec 6-2)
Cons. Round 2 – Bowen Downey (Indianola) 16-11 won by decision over Ezra Kristensen (Valley, West Des Moines) 19-7 (Dec 7-6)
Cons. Round 3 – Ezra Kristensen (Valley, West Des Moines) 19-7 won by decision over Cael Meacham (Indianola) 6-8 (Dec 4-0)
7th Place Match – Ezra Kristensen (Valley, West Des Moines) 19-7 won by fall over Kaeden Langfitt (Clarion-Goldfield-Dows) 6-11 (Fall 0:31)

113
Nate Bierma (14-8) placed 5th and scored 8.0 team points.

Champ. Round 1 – Nate Bierma (Valley, West Des Moines) 14-8 received a bye () (Bye)
Quarterfinal – Tyler Stein (Clarion-Goldfield-Dows) 17-8 won by fall over Nate Bierma (Valley, West Des Moines) 14-8 (Fall 2:40)
Cons. Round 2 – Nate Bierma (Valley, West Des Moines) 14-8 won by fall over Dominick Arce-Matos (Ames) 13-8 (Fall 2:36)
Cons. Round 3 – Ethan Mahoney (Dowling Catholic) 12-5 won by decision over Nate Bierma (Valley, West Des Moines) 14-8 (Dec 10-7)
5th Place Match – Nate Bierma (Valley, West Des Moines) 14-8 won by decision over Logan Gard (Dallas Center-Grimes) 14-8 (Dec 10-6)

120
Logan Stotts (20-5) placed 1st and scored 23.0 team points.

Champ. Round 1 – Logan Stotts (Valley, West Des Moines) 20-5 received a bye () (Bye)
Quarterfinal – Logan Stotts (Valley, West Des Moines) 20-5 won by decision over Gavin Estabrooks (Ballard) 3-4 (Dec 3-0)
Semifinal – Logan Stotts (Valley, West Des Moines) 20-5 won by decision over Drew Cooper (Omaha Skutt Catholic) 12-12 (Dec 7-2)
1st Place Match – Logan Stotts (Valley, West Des Moines) 20-5 won by major decision over Kieran Shawhan (Dallas Center-Grimes) 10-6 (MD 10-1)

126
Levi Schultz (8-13) placed 5th and scored 9.0 team points.

Champ. Round 1 – Levi Schultz (Valley, West Des Moines) 8-13 won in tie breaker – 1 over Bryce Aldridge (Indianola) 11-14 (TB-1 3-1)
Quarterfinal – Jaxson Kuhlmann (Carroll) 20-5 won by decision over Levi Schultz (Valley, West Des Moines) 8-13 (Dec 6-2)
Cons. Round 2 – Levi Schultz (Valley, West Des Moines) 8-13 won by major decision over Isaiah James (Dowling Catholic) 0-4 (MD 9-0)
Cons. Round 3 – Reese Broer (Ballard) 16-9 won by decision over Levi Schultz (Valley, West Des Moines) 8-13 (Dec 6-4)
5th Place Match – Levi Schultz (Valley, West Des Moines) 8-13 won by decision over Brandon Lenz (Pocahontas Area) 14-15 (Dec 4-3)

126
Dylan Fallacaro (2-5) place is unknown.

Champ. Round 1 – Jaxson Kuhlmann (Carroll) 20-5 won by fall over Dylan Fallacaro (Valley, West Des Moines) 2-5 (Fall 1:13)
Cons. Round 1 – Bryce Aldridge (Indianola) 11-14 won by fall over Dylan Fallacaro (Valley, West Des Moines) 2-5 (Fall 3:33)

132G
Jazmyn Knutson (7-7) placed 2nd and scored 14.0 team points.

Round 1 – Jazmyn Knutson (Valley, West Des Moines) 7-7 won by fall over Savannah Williams (Ames) 2-7 (Fall 0:55)
Round 2 – Jazmyn Knutson (Valley, West Des Moines) 7-7 won by fall over Josephine Wearmouth (Interstate 35) 5-13 (Fall 0:28)
Round 3 – Sophie Barnes (Lewis Central) 3-0 won by fall over Jazmyn Knutson (Valley, West Des Moines) 7-7 (Fall 3:36)

132
Jake Caster (10-11) placed 6th and scored 6.0 team points.

Champ. Round 1 – Jake Caster (Valley, West Des Moines) 10-11 won by decision over Landon Veit (OA-BCIG) 6-11 (Dec 5-2)
Quarterfinal – Gage Long (Ballard) 22-3 won by fall over Jake Caster (Valley, West Des Moines) 10-11 (Fall 0:52)
Cons. Round 2 – Jake Caster (Valley, West Des Moines) 10-11 won by decision over Jordan Corrieri (Ames) 11-10 (Dec 5-4)
Cons. Round 3 – Carter Drake (Carroll) 19-4 won by fall over Jake Caster (Valley, West Des Moines) 10-11 (Fall 5:57)
5th Place Match – Gage Long (Ballard) 22-3 won by decision over Jake Caster (Valley, West Des Moines) 10-11 (Dec 3-1)

138
Chase Hutchinson (9-13) placed 7th and scored 9.0 team points.

Champ. Round 1 – Anthony Davis (Ames) 5-10 won by decision over Chase Hutchinson (Valley, West Des Moines) 9-13 (Dec 4-0)
Cons. Round 1 – Chase Hutchinson (Valley, West Des Moines) 9-13 received a bye () (Bye)
Cons. Round 2 – Chase Hutchinson (Valley, West Des Moines) 9-13 won by major decision over Mario De Jesus Acat (Clarion-Goldfield-Dows) 1-2 (MD 11-0)
Cons. Round 3 – Chase Hutchinson (Valley, West Des Moines) 9-13 won by injury default over Edgar Cabrera (Nevada) 7-9 (Inj. 0:00)
7th Place Match – Chase Hutchinson (Valley, West Des Moines) 9-13 won by major decision over Mack Seaba (Clarion-Goldfield-Dows) 2-2 (MD 10-2)

145G
Laura Kipnusu (5-8) placed 1st and scored 18.0 team points.

Round 1 – Laura Kipnusu (Valley, West Des Moines) 5-8 won in tie breaker – 1 over Saida Komjo (Valley, West Des Moines) 6-6 (TB-1 7-6)
Round 2 – Laura Kipnusu (Valley, West Des Moines) 5-8 won by fall over Linda Green (Ames) 1-5 (Fall 0:50)
Round 3 – Laura Kipnusu (Valley, West Des Moines) 5-8 won by fall over Dana Swebsky (Lewis Central) 1-2 (Fall 2:43)

145G
Saida Komjo (6-6) placed 2nd and scored 14.0 team points.

Round 1 – Laura Kipnusu (Valley, West Des Moines) 5-8 won in tie breaker – 1 over Saida Komjo (Valley, West Des Moines) 6-6 (TB-1 7-6)
Round 2 – Saida Komjo (Valley, West Des Moines) 6-6 won by fall over Dana Swebsky (Lewis Central) 1-2 (Fall 0:36)
Round 3 – Saida Komjo (Valley, West Des Moines) 6-6 won by fall over Linda Green (Ames) 1-5 (Fall 1:01)

152
Caleb Corbin (23-2) placed 2nd and scored 20.0 team points.

Champ. Round 1 – Caleb Corbin (Valley, West Des Moines) 23-2 received a bye () (Bye)
Quarterfinal – Caleb Corbin (Valley, West Des Moines) 23-2 won by fall over Brady Burkheimer (Ames) 13-12 (Fall 1:33)
Semifinal – Caleb Corbin (Valley, West Des Moines) 23-2 won by decision over Brennan Meacham (Indianola) 24-3 (Dec 3-1)
1st Place Match – Nicholas Stoltenberg (Omaha Skutt Catholic) 22-4 won by decision over Caleb Corbin (Valley, West Des Moines) 23-2 (Dec 12-5)

160
Bobby Cobine (7-9) place is unknown and scored 0.0 team points.

Champ. Round 1 – Bryce Allen (Clarion-Goldfield-Dows) 19-11 won by fall over Bobby Cobine (Valley, West Des Moines) 7-9 (Fall 1:59)
Cons. Round 1 – Bobby Cobine (Valley, West Des Moines) 7-9 received a bye () (Bye)
Cons. Round 2 – Jacob Nicolas (Ames) 6-7 won by fall over Bobby Cobine (Valley, West Des Moines) 7-9 (Fall 3:16)

170
Jack McCabe (2-2) placed 8th.

Champ. Round 1 – Sean Cunningham (Indianola) 22-5 won by fall over Jack McCabe (Valley, West Des Moines) 2-2 (Fall 2:00)
Cons. Round 1 – Jack McCabe (Valley, West Des Moines) 2-2 received a bye () (Bye)
Cons. Round 2 – Jack McCabe (Valley, West Des Moines) 2-2 won by fall over Deontez Williams (Pocahontas Area) 17-17 (Fall 4:32)
Cons. Round 3 – Jack McCabe (Valley, West Des Moines) 2-2 won by fall over Philips Townsend (Ames) 11-13 (Fall 2:53)
7th Place Match – Sean Collins (Dowling Catholic) 14-3 won by fall over Jack McCabe (Valley, West Des Moines) 2-2 (Fall 0:32)

170
Ryan Myers (13-11) placed 4th and scored 14.0 team points.

Champ. Round 1 – Ryan Myers (Valley, West Des Moines) 13-11 received a bye () (Bye)
Quarterfinal – Ryan Myers (Valley, West Des Moines) 13-11 won by decision over Sean Cunningham (Indianola) 22-5 (Dec 5-4)
Semifinal – Zach Needham (Dallas Center-Grimes) 17-2 won by major decision over Ryan Myers (Valley, West Des Moines) 13-11 (MD 9-1)
Cons. Round 3 – Ryan Myers (Valley, West Des Moines) 13-11 won by fall over Cael Ahrens (Clarion-Goldfield-Dows) 12-17 (Fall 4:14)
3rd Place Match – Sean Cunningham (Indianola) 22-5 won by decision over Ryan Myers (Valley, West Des Moines) 13-11 (Dec 5-4)

182
Blake Underwood (24-1) placed 1st and scored 26.0 team points.

Champ. Round 1 – Blake Underwood (Valley, West Des Moines) 24-1 received a bye () (Bye)
Quarterfinal – Blake Underwood (Valley, West Des Moines) 24-1 won by fall over Kyle Church (Ames) 6-7 (Fall 0:58)
Semifinal – Blake Underwood (Valley, West Des Moines) 24-1 won by fall over Caleb Watson (Indianola) 19-7 (Fall 1:40)
1st Place Match – Blake Underwood (Valley, West Des Moines) 24-1 won by decision over Taner Harvey (Boone) 22-3 (Dec 4-2)

182
Brett McCabe (1-2) place is unknown.

Champ. Round 1 – Taner Harvey (Boone) 22-3 won by fall over Brett McCabe (Valley, West Des Moines) 1-2 (Fall 1:42)
Cons. Round 1 – Brett McCabe (Valley, West Des Moines) 1-2 won by fall over Rafael Jimenez (Clarion-Goldfield-Dows) 0-2 (Fall 0:59)
Cons. Round 2 – Jacob Darr (Indianola) 3-1 won by fall over Brett McCabe (Valley, West Des Moines) 1-2 (Fall 4:48)

195
Jay Wagner (0-2) place is unknown.

Champ. Round 1 – Miles Berg (Indianola) 24-1 won by fall over Jay Wagner (Valley, West Des Moines) 0-2 (Fall 0:33)
Cons. Round 1 – Jay Wagner (Valley, West Des Moines) 0-2 received a bye () (Bye)
Cons. Round 2 – Evan Wernimont (Carroll) 5-6 won by fall over Jay Wagner (Valley, West Des Moines) 0-2 (Fall 6:36)

195
Jay Cooley (14-13) place is unknown and scored 0.0 team points.

Champ. Round 1 – Jay Cooley (Valley, West Des Moines) 14-13 received a bye () (Bye)
Quarterfinal – Jack Chism (Ballard) 15-10 won by injury default over Jay Cooley (Valley, West Des Moines) 14-13 (Inj. 0:11)
Cons. Round 2 – Andrew Wolff (Indianola) 9-7 won by medical forfeit over Jay Cooley (Valley, West Des Moines) 14-13 (M. For.)
Cons. Round 3 – Evan Wernimont (Carroll) 5-6 won by injury default over Jay Cooley (Valley, West Des Moines) 14-13 (Inj. 0:00)

220
C.J. Stillman (21-3) placed 1st and scored 26.0 team points.

Champ. Round 1 – C.J. Stillman (Valley, West Des Moines) 21-3 received a bye () (Bye)
Quarterfinal – C.J. Stillman (Valley, West Des Moines) 21-3 won by fall over Kain Nelson (Clarion-Goldfield-Dows) 14-15 (Fall 1:43)
Semifinal – C.J. Stillman (Valley, West Des Moines) 21-3 won by fall over Ralston Rumley (Dowling Catholic) 11-11 (Fall 4:55)
1st Place Match – C.J. Stillman (Valley, West Des Moines) 21-3 won in sudden victory – 1 over Jaylin Smith (Indianola) 18-6 (SV-1 4-2)

285
Bryan Jurado (18-8) placed 3rd and scored 15.0 team points.

Champ. Round 1 – Bryan Jurado (Valley, West Des Moines) 18-8 won by decision over Blake Brummer (Omaha Skutt Catholic) 9-9 (Dec 4-2)
Quarterfinal – Bryan Jurado (Valley, West Des Moines) 18-8 won by major decision over Rylee Davidson (Ballard) 16-8 (MD 12-0)
Semifinal – Gabriel Greenlee (Ames) 22-0 won by fall over Bryan Jurado (Valley, West Des Moines) 18-8 (Fall 0:31)
Cons. Round 3 – Bryan Jurado (Valley, West Des Moines) 18-8 won by decision over Jacob Torresi (Gilbert) 22-7 (Dec 1-0)
3rd Place Match – Bryan Jurado (Valley, West Des Moines) 18-8 won by decision over Rylee Davidson (Ballard) 16-8 (Dec 5-2)