Wauseon wrestling won a regional quarterfinal in Region 9 Wednesday as part of the team dual tournament. In a match which they hosted, the Indians blanked Rogers 82-0 and added a 67-4 victory over Maumee to advance.
In the championship dual, Maumee’s only points came from Brandon Phillips’ 11-0 win over Wauseon freshman Drew Krall at 220 pounds.
The Indians earned pins from Gavin Ritter at 106 pounds, McKayla Campbell (113), Jarrett Bischoff (126), Xavier Torres (152) and Andrew Bailey (160).
Winning by technical fall for the Indians were Hunter Yackee 20-4 over Maumee’s Dominic Mendez at 132 pounds, Trent Davis 15-0 against Ryan Harrison at 170 pounds, and Tony Banister 16-0 against Ryan Haas at 195 pounds.
Mauricio Barajas of Wauseon (138) defeated Mason Haas 7-1, Sandro Ramirez (145) won by a 16-3 major decision against Justin Schneider, and Aaron Harris (182) defeated Noah Pasquinelli 7-5.
Against Rogers, Barajas (138), Davis (170), Harris (182), Banister (195) and Alex Sosa (285) all won by pin for the Indians.
The Indians will now host the regional semifinal and finals in Region 9 this Wednesday for a chance to make it to state in back-to-back seasons. They begin by taking on third seeded Defiance at 6 p.m., and if they are victorious, will face the winner of Sandusky and Sandusky Perkins in the final.
Wauseon also claimed the championship at the Elmwood Duals over the weekend. In the tournament they defeated Port Clinton 71-9, Bowling Green 81-0, Clyde 77-3, Elmwood 56-19 and Apple Creek Waynedale 63-13.
Region 9-A (Wauseon)
Wauseon 82, Rogers 0
106- Gavin Ritter (W) tech. fall Jon Pasker (R), 16-1. 113- McKayla Campbell (W), forfeit. 120- Nolan Ray (W), forfeit. 126- Jarrett Bischoff (W), forfeit. 132- Hunter Yackee (W), forfeit. 138- Mauricio Barajas (W) pinned Colton Munger (R), 1:08. 145- Sandro Ramirez (W), forfeit. 152- Xavier Torres (W), forfeit. 160- Andrew Bailey (W), forfeit. 170- Trent Davis (W) pinned Adrian Hawkins (R), 3:40. 182- Aaron Harris (W) pinned Elliot Urbina (R), 0:30. 195- Tony Banister (W) pinned Jason Phenix (R), 0:50. 220- Samuel Sosa (W) tech. fall Brandon Morphis (R), 19-2. 285- Alex Sosa (W) pinned Jaheim Jones (R), 1:20.
Wauseon 67, Maumee 4
106- Gavin Ritter (W) pinned Romeo Nordquist (M), 1:40. 113- McKayla Campbell (W) pinned Blake Schneider (M), 0:57. 120- Nolan Ray (W) def. Ryan Conboy (M), default. 126- Jarrett Bischoff (W) pinned Weison Lam (M), 5:51. 132- Hunter Yackee (W) tech. fall Dominic Mendez (M), 20-4. 138- Mauricio Barajas (W) dec. Mason Haas (M), 7-1. 145- Sandro Ramirez (W) major dec. Justin Schneider (M), 16-3. 152- Xavier Torres (W) pinned Alan Conboy (M), 2:53. 160- Andrew Bailey (W) pinned Carlos Huembes (M), 1:13. 170- Trent Davis (W) tech. fall Ryan Harrison (M), 15-0. 182- Aaron Harris (W) dec. Noah Pasquinelli (M), 7-5. 195- Tony Banister (W) tech. fall Ryan Haas (M), 16-0. 220- Brandon Phillips (M) major dec. Drew Krall (W), 11-0. 285- Alex Sosa (W), forfeit.