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January 24, 2009

2008-2009 Season - Vikings beat Concordia in wrestling

WHITEWATER, Wisconsin – The Augustana Vikings picked up their second win of the 2008-09 wrestling season on Saturday, January 24 with a 25-12 victory over Concordia at the Border Brawl. The Border Brawl, which was held in the Williams Center on the campus of the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater, featured three teams from Wisconsin (Wisconsin-Stevens Point, Wisconsin-Whitewater and Concordia) facing three teams from Illinois (Elmhurst, Augustana and Chicago).

Augustana finished the tournament with a 1-2 record. The Vikings lost to Wisconsin-Whitewater 37-3 in the first round before beating Concordia in the second round. They lost to Wisconsin-Stevens Point 44-3 in the third round.

Round 1: Wisconsin-Whitewater 37, Augustana 3
Junior Zac Holland (West Des Moines Dowling HS, Pleasant Hill, Iowa) picked up the lone win against the host Warhawks. He defeated Matt Schuck at 149 pounds by a score of 5-1. In the first two weight classes the Vikings lost close matches. Kyle Brodwater (St. Joseph Hamm HS, Medford, New Jersey) dropped a 5-3 decision to Jake Fredrickson at 125 and George Gogonas (Bowie HS, Austin, Texas) fell to Max Oldenberg 5-4 at 133.

125 – Jake Fredrickson (UWW) beat Kyle Brodwater (A) 5-3
133 – Max Oldenberg (UWW) beat George Gogonas (A) 5-4
141 – Austin Bautista (UWW) beat Alberto Quiros (A) 12-7
149 – Zac Holland (A) beat Matt Schuck (UWW) 5-1
157 – Tom Trieloff (UWW) pinned Kris Kovach (A) @ 1:26
165 – Pat Nagel (UWW) beat Billy Gallo (A) 19-3
174 – Jake D’Acquisto (UWW) beat Gabe Gardner (A) 7-1
184 – David Casper (UWW) beat Brian Kerr (A) 11-0
197 – Karl Voeck (UWW) beat Matt Nykaza (A) 17-4
285 – Jon Schmidt (UWW) pinned Paul Sutkay (A) @ :54

Round 2: Augustana 25, Concordia 12
Victories in the first three weight classes helped fuel a 25-12 win over Concordia. Kyle Brodwater (St. Joseph Hamm HS, Medford, New Jersey) started thing off in the right direction with an 8-6 win over Dan Crowley at 125 pounds. George Gogonas (Bowie HS, Austin, Texas) followed that with a 14-6 victory over Kurt Kemnitz at 133 pounds. Freshman Alberto Quiros (Morton HS, Cicero, Ill.) beat Josh Plate at 141 pounds by a score of 11-3. After Concordia won at 149 and 157, the Vikings sealed the win with three straight victories. Billy Gallo (St. Joseph-Ogden HS, St. Joseph, Ill.) beat Josh Nord 14-6 at 165 and Gabe Gardner (Air Academy, Colorado Springs, Colorado) defeated Billy Meier at 174 by a score of 18-4. Brian Kerr (United Township HS, East Moline, Ill.) won by disqualification at 184 pounds.

125 – Kyle Brodwater (A) beat Dan Crowley (C) 14-6
133 – George Gogonas (A) beat Kurt Kemnitz (C) 8-6
141 – Alberto Quiros (A) beat Josh Plate (C) 11-3
149 – Joe Massman (C) beat Zac Holland (A) 4-1
157 – Jeremiah Potter (C) beat Kris Kovach (A) 9-2
165 – Billy Gallo (A) beat Josh Nord (C) 14-6
174 – Gabe Gardner (A) beat Billy Meier (C) 18-4
184 – Brian Kerr (A) beat Tyler Dolatta (C) due to disqualification
197 – Adam Schultz (C) beat Matt Nykaza (A) 4-0
285 – Andy Scovornski (C) beat Paul Sutkay (A) 5-1

Round 3: Wisconsin-Stevens Point 44, Augustana 3
George Gogonas (Bowie HS, Austin, Texas) recorded the lone victory for the Vikings as he beat Joe Mileski of Wisconsin-Stevens Point by a score of 6-2 at 125 pounds.

125 – George Gogonas (A) beat Joe Mileski (SP) 6-2
133 – Jered Kern (SP) beat Kyle Brodwater (A) 13-1
141 – Chase DeCleene (SP) beat Andy Krcatovich (A) 16-3
149 – Kris Magruder (SP) beat Zac Holland (A) 4-0
157 – Andrew Dilworth (SP) beat Matt McIntyre (A) 6-2
165 – Jake Wozniak (SP) pinned Billy Gallo (A) @ 2:47
174 – Dennis Reckelberg (SP) pinned Gabe Gardner (A) @ 4:28
184 – Ben Engelland (SP) pinned Brian Kerr (A) @ 4:39
197 – Jeremy Fulk (SP) won by forfeit
285 – Bret Oswald (SP) won by forfeit