Esping wins 150th match at BBE
1 LPGE-Browerville 199
2 Minneota 190.5
3 Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa 173
4 Kerkhoven-Murdock-Sunburg 137.5
5 Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City 114
6 Becker 97.5
7 Albany 95
Minneota’s T.J. Esping, the defending Class A Heavyweight Champ, used a 1-0 decision over Nicholas Radunz of Becker to win the title at the Belgrade-Brooten-Elrose Tournament on Saturday.
In so doing Esping picked up his 150th win and helped lead the Vikings to second place in the tournament.
Minneota also got a championship from 132-pounder Teddy Pesch. he got a 5-1 win in the finals to secure the championship in his division.
Second place finishes went to Eric Carrasco, Brant Buysse and Shawn Buysse. Jackson Esping ended a third place honor at 220 pounds.
Minneota at BBE Invitational
106-Eric Carrasco, Second, 2-1.
Decisioned Coy Gunderson (Kerkhoven-Murdock-Sunburg), 8-2; Decisioned Ethan Anderson (Becker), 6-2; CHAMPIONSHIP-Decisioned by Kelvin Andrade-Ponce (Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City), 14-8.
113-Jonah Gruenes, Fifth, 2-2.
Major decisoned by Adam Jurek (Becker) over Jonah Gruenes, 12-0; maj. decisoned Connor Winkels (Albany), 10-2; Pinned by Blaine Fischer (Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa), 4:04; FIFTH PLACE-Pinned Adam Jurek (Becker), 1:31.
120-Kade Lozinski, Sixth, 1-3.
Pinned by Ramzee Molinaro (Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City); 4:56; pinned Ben Schumann (Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa), :56; Pinned by Landon Gode (LPGE-Browerville Wolves), 3:58; FIFTH PLACE-Decisioned by Dustin Schmitt (Albany), 6-3.
126-Brant Buysse, Second, 1-1.
Bye; Decisioned Tyler Jensen (Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa), 6-1; CHAMPIONSHIP-SV-1 Decision byMason Gode (LPGE-Browerville Wolves) , 7-5).
132-Teddy Pesch, First, 3-0.
Tech fouled Jacob Jurek (Becker), 19-1 3:51; Decisioned SeSkye Powers (Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City), 5-1; CHAMPIONSHIP-Decisioned Dylan T. Kampsen, (Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa), 5-1.
138-Blake Reiss, Fourth, 2-2.
Pinned Riley Thom (LPGE-Browerville Wolves), 2:00; Decisioned by Tyler Bents (Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa), 6-3; Pinned Ted Stacey (LPGE-Browerville Wolves), 4:01; THIRD PLACE-Decisioned byKevin Andres (Becker), 3-2.
145-Austin Kloos, Fifth, 2-2.
Decisioned Austin Carr (LPGE-Browerville Wolves), 7-6; Decisioned by Jacob Berning (Becker), 5-0; Decisioned by Taiton Linder (Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa), 10-5; FIFTH PLACE-Decisioned Luke Hoefer (Kerkhoven-Murdock-Sunburg), 14-3.
145-Tate Walerius, No Place, 0-2.
Pinend by Luke Hoefer (Kerkhoven-Murdock-Sunburg), 1:45; Pinned by Taiton Linder (Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa), 4:47.
152-Cole VanOverbeke, Second, 2-1.
Pinned Owen Meyer (Albany), :47; SV-1 Decision over Caleb Collins (Kerkhoven-Murdock-Sunburg), 7-5; CHAMPIONSHIP-Decisioned by Adam Jaeger (Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa), 5-2).
160-Kyle Banks, Fourth, 1-2.
Decisioned by Levi Lund (Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City), 9-5; Bye; Decisioned Caleb Pesta (LPGE-Browerville Wolves), 3-2; THIRD PLACE-Decisioned by Levi Lund (Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City), 8-6.
170-Josh Laleman, Fifth, 2-2.
SV-1 decision over Mark Jenniges (Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa), 8-3; Decisioined by Richard Jones (Kerkhoven-Murdock-Sunburg), 6-5; Decisioned by Cullen Lewis (Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City), 4-0; FIFTH PLACE-Decisioned Mark Jenniges (Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa), 9-2.
182-Shawn Buysse, Second, 2-1.
Pinned Levi Sweere (Kerkhoven-Murdock-Sunburg), 1:52; Decisioned CJ Toedter (Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City),15-11; CHAMPIONSHIP-Major Decisioned by Gabe Zierden (Albany) over Shawn Buyssem 9-0.
195-Layne Lozinski, Fourth, 1-2.
Decisioned Marc Collins (Kerkhoven-Murdock-Sunburg), 5-2; Decisioned by Levi Line (LPGE-Browerville Wolves), 8-1); bye
Cons. Semis - Layne Lozinski (Minneota) received a bye; THIRD PLACE-Decisioned by Marc Collins (Kerkhoven-Murdock-Sunburg), 8-7.
220-Jackson Esping, Third, 2-1.
Pinned by Hans Holmquist (LPGE-Browerville Wolves), 5:30; bye;
Cons. Round 1 - Jackson Esping (Minneota) received a bye; Pinned Austin Klaphake (Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa), :32; THIRD PLACE-Pinned Seth Roering (Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa), :39.
285-Trent Esping, First, 3-0.
Pinned Tate Urman (LPGE-Browerville Wolves), 3:16; Pinned Jordon Schultz (Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City), 4:00; Decisioned Nicholas Radunz (Becker), 1-0.
Outstanding Wrestler: Mason Gode Long Prairie/Grey Eagle/Browerville 9th Grade 126 Pounds