Decorah wrestlers compete at the Flanagan Invitational in Cresco
Posted: Mon, Jan 13, 2020 8:53 AM
Ten Decorah Viking wrestlers took part in the Flanagan Invitational Wrestling Tournament in Cresco on Saturday.
At 182 pounds, Elijah Mitchell won the tournament. Mitchell beat Brendon Dixon by fall at 0:54 in the first match; beat Landen Bergan by fall at 0:50 in the second match; and beat Kale Rodgers of North Fayette/Valley by fall at 4:00 in the championship match.
At 195 pounds, Dawson Palmer also was a champion. Palmer beat Tanner Kiel from Waukon by fall at 0:12; beat Luke Koepke from Denver by fall at 0:36; and won the championship round by beating Wyatt Scheidel from Crestwood at 1:00.
At 145 pounds, Jackson Rolfs finished third. Jackson won by fall in 51 seconds in his opening match; lost to eventual weight class champion Seth Goetzinger of Chatfield, 11-4, in the second match; beat Trent Pisney from Crestwood by fall in 1:28 in the third match; and beat Brody Shover of Denver by fall at 3:01 in the third place match.