Midgets sweep LeMars, E’burg
EMMETSBURG – Estherville Lincoln Central wrapped up its Lakes Conference dual schedule with wins over LeMars, 54-24, and Emmetsburg, 61-12.
The victories give ELC a 5-2 record in the conference behind undefeated Spencer (7-0) and tied with Spirit Lake (5-2).
Against LeMars, ELC forfeited at 195 and 285 and lost just two contested matches at 106 and 126.
Earning pins for ELC were Cole Budach (145), Blake Gjerde (152), Billy Snyder (170), Jake Bortvit (182), Chase Bonner (220), Juan Castro (113), Easton Gifford (120) and Oscar Ramirez (132).
Thomas Bortvit (138) and Kelly Clabaugh (160) both earned wins by decision.
ELC also lost just two matches to Emmetsburg at 106 and at 126 again. The teams both forfeited at 170 pounds.
Earning pins were Gjerde (152), Clabaugh (160), Bonner (285), Castro (113), Gifford (120) and Ramirez (132). Snyder (182) won by major decision, 13-2 and Thoms Bortvit won a decision.
ELC travels to the Waverly-Shell Rock Tournament on Saturday. The Midgets are at Graettinger for three duals on Tuesday. ELC travels to Spencer for the Lakes Conference Tournament on Friday.
Estherville Lincoln Central High Sh (ELCH) 54.0 LeMars (LEMA) 24.0
138: Thomas Bortvit, ELCH, dec. Mason Weiler, LEMA, 5-2. 145: Cole Budach, ELCH, pinned Cody Beck, LEMA, 1:05. 152: Blake Gjerde, ELCH, pinned Tyler Hoffman, LEMA, 0:19. 160: Kelly Clabaugh, ELCH, dec. Clint DeLarm, LEMA, 6-4. 170: Billy Snyder, ELCH, pinned Brady Westoff, LEMA, 1:42. 182: Jake Bortvit, ELCH, pinned Andrew Carpenter, LEMA, 1:00. 195: Dillan Belt, LEMA, forf. . 220: Chase Bonner, ELCH, pinned Jorge Pera-Ahumada, LEMA, 0:32. 285: Alex Hermes, LEMA, forf. . 106: Donny Allaway, LEMA, pinned Zackary Snyder, ELCH, 5:52. 113: Juan Castro, ELCH, pinned Matthew Simoni, LEMA, 0:30. 120: Easton Gifford, ELCH, pinned Parker Magnussen, LEMA, 0:21. 126: Nic Madsen, LEMA, pinned Clay Budach, ELCH, 4:42. 132: Oscar Ramirez, ELCH, pinned Quenton Boddie, LEMA, 0:27.
Estherville Lincoln Central High Sh (ELCH) 61.0 Emmetsburg (EMME) 12.0
145: Cole Budach, ELCH, forf. . 152: Blake Gjerde, ELCH, pinned Gage Jamison, EMME, 1:26. 160: Kelly Clabaugh, ELCH, pinned Joe Schmidt, EMME, 3:25. 170: double forfeit. 182: Billy Snyder, ELCH, maj. dec. Robert Nelson, EMME, 13-2. 195: Jake Bortvit, ELCH, forf. . 220: Cole Anderson, ELCH, forf. . 285: Chase Bonner, ELCH, pinned Pat Brennan, EMME, 0:27. 106: Tanner Lundgren, EMME, pinned Zackary Snyder, ELCH, 1:07. 113: Juan Castro, ELCH, pinned Carson Clark, EMME, 2:27. 120: Easton Gifford, ELCH, pinned Conner Crosgrove, EMME, 1:35. 126: Joe Lowman, EMME, pinned Clay Budach, ELCH, 1:48. 132: Oscar Ramirez, ELCH, pinned Jas Jamison, EMME, 1:39. 138: Thomas Bortvit, ELCH, dec. Chris VanHuevelen, EMME, 10-3.