Milbank High School sophomore, Barrett Schneck, captured first place at the Madison wrestling invitational Saturday, December 19. He captured the tournament title at the 152 pound weight class.
All of Milbank’s eight wrestling who competed secured a top six finish in their respective weight classes. Earning a third place finish was Landon Novy. Brayden Christensen and Leyton Raffety took fourth place. Logan Meyer wrapped up the day with fifth place while Jayce Jonason, Jacob Johnson, and Joe French place sixth.
Milbank finished seventh in the team standings with 96 points. Harrisburg won the meet with 205 points. Howard was second with 169. Rounding out the team totals were Chamberlain, 150.5; Rapid City Stevens, 149.5; Madison, 133.5; Kingsbury County, 105; Sioux Falls O’Gorman, 67, and Dell Rapids, 64.
Following are the results for each wrestling for the tournament:
113 – Jayce Jonason lost by fall to Carter Ractliffe, Harrisburg, 1:59; won by fall over Chase Stuerwald, Madison, 2:57; lost by fall to Carson Wolf, Madison, 1:42; lost by fall to Trent Feldhaus, Howard, 3:50. Sixth place finish.
120 – Jacob Johnson lost by 15-0 technical fall to Truman Stoller, Madison, 6:00; won by fall over chase Hopkins, Chamberlain, 2:25; lost by fall to Keenan Sheridan, O’Gorman, 3:57; lost by 15-0 technical fall to
Jayce Dornbusch, Harrisburg, 3:07. Sixth place finish.
132 – Brayden Christensen won by fall over Blake Johnson, Madison, 3:02; lost by fall to Riley Genzlinger, Howard, 5:11; won by 15-4 major decision over Josh Brunz, O’Gorman; fell 9-6 to Jacob McCormick, RC Stevens. Fourth place finish.
145 – Joseph French lost by fall to Matthew Steffensen, Kingsbury County, 1:19; won 5-0 over Jess Englert, Madison; won by medical forfeit over Zach McKee, Dell Rapids; lost by fall to Soren Aadland, Harrisburg, 3:22; lost by fall to Bryan Roselles, RC Stevens, :51. Sixth place finish.
152 – Barrett Schneck won by fall over Jack Neises, Howard, 5:56; won by fall over Trey Neilan, Chamberlain, 2:47; won by fall over Nathan Horrocks, Harrisburg, 3:18. First place finish.
170 – Leyton Raffety won 7-6 over Griffin Clubb, Kingsbury County; fell 11-7 to Riley Kearin, Madison; won 10-6 over Dylan Marsh, RC Stevens; lost by fall to Ty Beyer, Howard, 1:53. Fourth place finish.
220 – Logan Meyer lost by fall to Gunner Ristau, Chamblain, 3:32; won by fall over Kaden Hofer, Howard, 1:40; lost by fall to Kain Gilligan, Kingsbury County, 2:25; won by fall over Tyler Reck, Madison, 3:00. Fifth place finish.
285 – Landon Novy won by fall over Josh Larsen, Harrisburg, 1:43; lost by fall to Canyon Burkard, Chamberlain, :51; won by fall over William Rentz, Howard, 1:16; won by medical forfeit over Colton Lauen, RC Stevens. Third place finish.
File photo – sophomore Barrett Schneck