Team Iowa pins Minnesota, 41-24, at Border Battle


CRESCO - Team Iowa chalked up wins in 10 of the 15 matches against Team Minnesota to earn a 41-24 victory Friday in the 17th Annual Border Battle Dual hosted by the Iowa Wrestling Hall of Fame at Crestwood High School.
There was one exhibition match which didn’t count toward the team score for either squad. Chris Guest of Crestwood and Cale Reicks of New Hampton-Turkey Valley battled to a hard-fought 10-all tie.
In addition to Guest’s match, three Crestwood grapplers competed Friday: Ryan Steffen, Jared Knutson and Jacob Knutson. Steffen won an individual State title in 2018 and Jacob Knutson qualified for State this season.
Steffen posted a 17-6 major decision over David Seymour of Caledonia (MN) in Match 1. In Match 5, Jared Knutson lost a 6-3 decision to Zach Bolyard of LaCrescent (MN). In Match 10, Jacob Knutson won by fall over Brent Robley of Caledonia (MN) at 0:24 in the first period. In Match 16, Jared Knutson won a 4-0 decision over Hayden Presley of Stewartville (MN).
In Match 7, Felicity Taylor of South Winn (IA) earned an 8-0 decision over Kakayla Welsch of Cambridge (MN). In Match 12, Chance Throndson of Riceville won a 4-0 decision over David Seymour.
Individual results from each match are listed as follows.
Match 1: Ryan Steffen (IA) won 17-6 maj. dec. over David Seymour (MN).
M2: Brady Olson (IA) won by fall over Roy Kerrigan (MN).
M3: Zach Schneider (MN) won 4-3 dec. over Noah Glaser (IA).
M4: Manning Kuboushek (IA) won by fall over Shawn Curtis (MN).
M5: Zach Bolyard (MN) won 6-3 dec. over Jared Knutson (IA).
M6 (exhibitiion): Chris Guest (CW) tie Cale Reicks (NHTV) 10-10.
M7: Felicity Taylor (IA) won 8-0 dec. over Kakayla Welch (MN).
M8: Tyler Laures (MN) won by fall over Uvaldo Camarillo (IA).
M9: Areon Day (IA) won 11-5 dec. over Shad Curtis (MN).
M10: Jacob Knutson (IA) won by fall over Brent Robley (MN).
M11: Noah Carter (MN) won 3-1 dec. over Jackson Lukes (IA).
M12: Chance Throndson (IA) won 4-0 dec. over David Seymour (MN).
M13: Tanner Tollefsrud (IA)  won by fall over Roy Kerrigan (MN).
M14: Zach Schneider (MN) won by fall over Tristan Tollefsrud (IA).
M15: Shawn Curtis (MN) won 11-4 dec. over Gabe Kipp (IA).
M16: Jared Knutson (IA) won 4-0 dec. over Hayden Presley (MN).

Cresco Times

Phone: 563-547-3601
Fax: 563-547-4602

Cresco TPD
214 N. Elm Street
Cresco, IA 52136

Sign Up For Breaking News

Stay informed on our latest news!

Manage my subscriptions

Subscribe to Breaking News feed