Watertown claims win against Huron wrestlers


PHOTOS BY ROGER MERRIAM/WATERTOWN PUBLIC OPINION Above: Huron’s Cole Ochsner wrestles Watertown’s Jax Kettwig in a 170-pound match Thursday in Watertown. Below: Huron’s Charlie Sah wrestles Watertown’s Olivia Anderson in a 106-pound match Thursday in Watertown.

WATERTOWN — The Huron High School wrestling teams ran into a buzz saw Thursday night in Watertown, as the Tigers won two matches at the boys’ varsity level. Watertown defeated the Tiger boys 66-10.

Moses Gross won the 145-pound match for the Tigers, going the distance against Markus Pitkin and earning an 11-2 major decision. The other Tiger win cam at 160 pounds where TJ Lien won by forfeit.

In the girls’ dual, Watertown again came out on top, by a final count of 30-12.

Winning matches for the Tigers were Htee Htoo at 126 pounds, who pinned Jeryn Fieber in 41 seconds, while teammate Say Glay stuck Katelyn Yexley at 132 pounds, in 3:37.

Full match results for the varsity boys, varsity girls and JV boys are below.

Huron’s Aiden Zavesky wrestles Watertown’s Braden Le in a 132-pound match on Thursday in Watertown.


Watertown 66, Huron 10
106: Gage Lohr (W) over Crayton Siedschlag (H) (TF 19-4 3:25)
113: Leo Stroup (W) over Alec Pester (H) (Fall 2:54)
120: Sloan Johannsen (W) over Brady Meyer (H) (Fall 1:22)
126: Weston Everson (W) over Peyton Bischoff (H) (Fall 1:07)
132: Braden Le (W) over Aiden Zavesky (H) (MD 15-5)
138: Derek Hanson (W) over Lah Doh Soe (H) (Fall 1:49)
145: Moses Gross (H) over Markus Pitkin (W) (MD 11-2)
152: Ian Johnson (W) over Colt Dunkelberger (H) (Dec 10-4)
160: TJ Lien (H) over (W) (For.)
170: Jax Kettwig (W) over Cole Ochsner (H) (Fall 2:53)
182: Jackson Maag (W) over (H) (For.)
195: Brock Eitreim (W) over Hser Wah (H) (Fall 1:09)
220: Matthew Peters (W) over Jackson Reno (H) (Fall 0:51)
285: Micah Hach (W) over Bryan Ramirez (H) (Fall 0:28)


Watertown 30, Huron 12
106: Olivia Anderson (W) over Chalie Sah (H) (Fall 1:56)
113: Double Forfeit
120: Hayden Thomas (W) over (H) (For.)
126: Htee Htoo (H) over Jeryn Fieber (W) (Fall 0:41)
132: Say Glay (H) over Katelyn Yexley (W) (Fall 3:37)
142: Double Forfeit
154: April Peterson (W) over (H) (For.)
170: Double Forfeit
190: Allison Konrad (W) over (H) (For.)
285: Hope Orr (W) over (H) (For.)

JV wrestling

Watertown 69, Huron 18
Sam Anderson (W) over Aiden Airheart (H) (Fall 1:12)
Aidyn Jorgenson (W) over Tyce Huber (H) (Fall 1:17)
Landen Lewis (W) over Ethan Olson (H) (Fall 3:40)
Cade Kuemper (W) over Alex Hepper (H) (Fall 1:14)
Braylon Schell (W) over Carter Nelson (H) (Dec 12-6)
Andrew Stricker (W) over Domonic Prola (H) (Fall 1:26)
Aiden Airheart (H) over Rylan Meuer (WATE) (Fall 1:36)
Sam Anderson (W) over Tyce Huber (H) (Fall 0:42)
Teagan Lien (H) over Aidyn Jorgenson (WATE) (Fall 1:46)
Carter Nelson (H) over Evan Mack (WATE) (Fall 3:39)
 Cade Kuemper (W) over Zayne Winson (H) (Fall 1:27)
Keslar Swenson (W) over Aiden Airheart (H) (Fall 1:06)
Max Stroup (W) over Carter Nelson (H) (Dec 8-5)
Jackson Keoke (W) over Levi Johnson (H) (Fall 0:45)
Seth Borns (W) over Jonathan Alpizar (H) (Fall 1:19)
RJ Nichols (W) over Teagan Lien (H) (Dec 11-5)