Prep wrestling: Trio of area grapplers take tournament crowns

Prep wrestling: Trio of area grapplers take tournament crowns


GREAT FALLS - Three wrestlers from the Missoulian's circulation area won championships Saturday at the Tournament of Champions all-star event at Great Falls High.

Frenchtown's Brad Nordahl took a 4-2 decision from Shane St. Onge to win the 152-pound title.

Eureka's Taylor Vaughn won at 171 pounds by taking a 9-3 decision from Chris Yocum of Butte.

Polson's Josiah Clairmont pinned Chaz Hopstad of Glasgow in 3:23 to win the heavyweight crown.

Tournament of Champions

At Great Falls High

98 pounds

Championship - Grant Boggs, Helena d. Karson Kukes, Laurel 9-2.

Semifinals - Karson Kukes, Laurel, pin Dylan Schulte, Missoula Sentinel, 3:54; Grant Boggs, Helena, TF Maestro Martinez, Wolf Point 15-0.

Pigtail match - Dylan Schulte, Missoula Sentinel md. Gage Currier, Colstrip, 11-1.

105 pounds

Championship - Zac Harney, Butte, d. Teague Jones, Harlem 4-2.

Semifinals - Zac Harney, Butte, d. Dillon Tennant, Glendive, 8-6; Teague Jones, Harlem, pin Glenn Hensley, Frenchtown 3:11.

Pigtail match - Glenn Hensley, Frenchtown, pin Tyler Forcelle, Glendive, 5:14.

112 pounds

Championship - Luke Schlosser, Conrad, pin Tyler Kinn, Glendive 1:35.

Semifinals - Luke Schlosser, Conrad, d. Chris Nile, Forsyth 3-1; Tyler Kinn, Glendive, d. Josh Mann, Colstrip 14-9.

Pigtails - Chris Nile, Forsyth, d. Craig Feistner, Polson 4-0; Josh Mann, Colstrip, d. Gabe Schroeck, Helena, 2-0.

119 pouunds

Championship - Jade Rauser, Townsend, pin Duell Stadel, Havre, 1:01.

Semifinals - Jade Rauser, Townsend, md. Bryce Weatherston, Belgrade, 15-2; Duell Stadel, Havre, md. Branden Hallock, Glasgow, 14-1.

125 pounds

Championship - Taylor French, Forsyth, d. Justin Whitman, Columbia Falls, 13-6.

Semifinals - Taylor French, Forsyth, pin Tanner Lund, Florence-Carlton, 4:31; Justin Whitman, Columbia Falls, pin Tanner Johnson, Townsend, 3:54.

130 pounds

Championship - Val Rauser, Townsend, md. Cole Mendenhall, Great Falls, 11-3.

Semifinals - Val Rauser, Townsend, TF Zach Westre, Frenchtown, 20-5; Cole Mendenhall, Great Falls md. Branden Weber, Forsyth, 10-2.

Pigtail match -Branden Weber, Forsyth, d. Shawn Tezak, Dillon 4-1.

135 pounds

Championship - Luke Zieger, Glasgow, pin Travis Davis, Corvallis, 5:35.

140 pounds

Championship - Dallen Brauer, Forsyth, d. Jesse Werdal, Choteau 4-1.

Semifinals - Jesse Werdal, Choteau, d. Tyler Christians, Helena, 9-3; Dallen Brauer, Forsyth, pin Kyle Leir, Libby, 1:18.

145 pounds

Championship - Eli Hinebauch, Havre, d. Cole Rice, Arlee, 4-1.

Semifinals - Eli Hinebauch, Havre, d. Dylan Mendenhall, Great Falls, 3-2; Cole Rice, Arlee, won by forfeit.

152 pounds

Championship - Brad Nordahl, Frenchtown, d. Shane St. Onge, Kalispell Glacier, 4-2.

Semifinals - Shane St. Onge, Glacier, md. Jacyn Petersen, St. Ignatius, 10-2; Brad Nordahl, Frenchtown, pin Josh Seeberger, Missoula Sentinel, 4:51

160 pounds

Championship - Connor Malone, Lewistown, d. Dylan Kramer, Laurel, 9-3.

Semifinals - Dylan Kramer, Laurel, d. Barrett Stanghill, Drummond; Connor Malone, Lewistown, pin Dylan Berget, Libby, 5:15

171 pounds

Championship - Taylor Vaughn, Eureka, d. Chris Yocum, Butte, 9-3

Semifinals - Chris Yocum, Butte, won by forfeit; Taylor Vaughn, Eureka, d. Cole McArthur, Ronan, 5-4.

189 pounds

Championship - Ben Stroh, Chinook, md. Toby Cheff, Ronan, 17-6.

Semifinals - Toby Cheff, Ronan, md. Boyce Ballard, Kalispell Glacier, 8-0; Ben Stroh, Chinook, pin Levi Cade, Belgrade, 2:41.

Pigtail match - Levi Cade, Belgrade, d. Skyler Carroll, Livingston 6-3.

215 pounds

Championship - Jorrell Jones, Chinook, md. KC Sutton, Florence-Carlton 5-4.

Semifinal - Jorrel Jones, Chinook, d. Trevor Conrad, Glendive 6-0; KC Sutton, Florence-Carlotn, d. Brock Calvi, Cut Bank, 5-4.


Championship - Josiah Clairmont, Polson, pin Chaz Hopstad, Glasgow 3:23

Pigtail semifinal - Josiah Clairmont, Polson, pin Tucker Yates, Colstrip, 1:50.


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