Sherrard Tigers win Regional title

Staff Writer
Aledo Times Record

Sherrard Tigers win Regional title

The Sherrard Tigers wrestling team won the Erie Wrestling Regional Sat. Feb. 8 fending off eight other teams including Mercer County to advance in the state tournament.

Team scores were: Sherrard, 194.5; Mercer County, 178.5; Erie, 132; Morrison, 128; Orion, 90; Rockridge, 85.5; Riverdale, 65.5; Alleman, 50 and Fulton, 31.

Individual results:


At 106 pounds Freshman Joe Eads of Morrison beat Mercer County's Drake Stirn 6-0 in the championship. Sherrard freshman Taylor Humphrey beat Orion's Evan Jacobsen 72- for third place.


At 113 pounds Sherrard sophomore Hunter Spengler placed first by pinning Morrison sophomore Cody Vanderlaan at 1:59. Mercer County sophomore Trenten Murpy pinned Erie Freshman Kerrick cameron at 1:05 for third place.


At 120 pounds Jacob Hast beat Mercer County sophomore 3-2 for first place. John Stickler of Port Byron beat Phoeniz Parks of Morrison 6-2 for third place.


At 126 pounds Chance Teel of Sherrard scored a tech fall victory over Josh Bowling of Erie at 5:56 for first place. Cole Gran, a freshman from Fulton pinned Braysen Singleton, a sophomore from Rockridge at 6:29 for third place.


At 132 pounds Mike Dierikx of Orion beat Grady Todd of Erie 11-4 for first place. Alex Morley of Sherrard pinned Jerry Ruddell of Rockrige at 58 seconds for third place.


At 138 pounds Jacob DeVolder of Orion beat Josh Wheeler of Erie 8-3 for first place. Mercer County sophomore Maden Tacey beat Morrison freshman Dylan Keller 13-9 for third place.


At 145 pounds Jared Cole of Erie beat Sherrard sophomore Sam Ryner 10-5 for first place. Sterling Mower, Alleman, beat Hunter Ferguson of Morrison 7-5 for third place.


At 152 pounds Curtis VanWinkle of Mercer County beat Dylan Binion of Erie 7-6 for first place. Isaac Goldner of Sherrard beat Dustin Bowman of Rockridge 6-4 for third place.


At 160 pounds Austin Keller of Morrison beat Nathan Miller of Sherrard for first place. Cole Ebenroth of Riverdale beat Jayson Moody of Rockridge 3-2 for third place.


At 170 pounds Nick Williams of Erie beat Payton Loete of Orion 6-5 for first place. Christopher Neeld of Mercer County beat Dylan Peterson of Rockridge 10-0 for third place.

182 pounds

At 182 pounds Matthew Weeks of Mercer County beat Austin Shoup of Morrison 9-4 for first place. Jon Stoops of Sherrard beat Dalton Ray of Rockridge, 13-6 for third place.


At 195 pounds Terry White of Riverdale beat Mason Weeks of Mercer County 3-0 for first place. Noah Bridgewatter of Orion beat Noah Eads of Erie 9-2 for third place.


At 220 pounds Bobby Lincoln of Mercer County beat Nate Rocker 4-2 for first place. Nate Herron of Alleman pinned Dillon Gerischer of Rockridge at 1:59 for third place.


At 285 pounds Ben Corlett of Sherrard pinned Quinton Ball of Mercer County in 55 seconds for first place. Tyler Todd of Morrison beat Spencer Griffen of Rockridge for third place.