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Eureka’s Graves

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CUT BANK — Eureka finished a strong second behind Havre on Saturday at the Cut Bank Tournament.

Eureka’s wrestlers finished the two-day event with a 221 team score. Havre wound up with a winning total of 239. Libby, 116 1/2, was fifth.

Eureka, which had five wrestlers in the championship round, had one individual winner — Garrett Graves at 182. He pinned teammate Austyn Sherwood in the final in 2:21.

Also placing second for the Lions were Cannan Smith (152), Colby Hammack (170) and Kaelan Yanak (heavyweight).

Libby’s Buddy Doolin was the 103-pound champion, decisioning Tanner Cook of Shepherd in the final 3-1.

Placing third were Eureka’s Nathan Schmidt (113), Kahden Bakkila (120), Jonathan Schmidt (138) and Joe Fehr (205). Libby’s Trey Thompson (126), Whitefish’s Dakota Flannery (132) and Travis Catina (205) and Eureka’s Levi Garcia (160) were all fourth.

Cut Bank Tournament


At Cut Bank

Team Totals

1, Havre 239; 2, Eureka 221; 3, Lewistown 166; 4, Great Falls CMR 148; 5, Libby 116.5; 6, Fairfield 111.5; 7, Choteau 105; 8, Malta 104.5; 9, Conrad 102; 10, Circle 76; 11, Cut Bank 72; 12, Whitefish 68.5; 13, Shelby 62.5; 14, Boulder 56; 15, Shepherd 53; 16, Wolf Point 51.5; 17, Valier 50; 18, Browning 43.5; t-19, Great Falls JV 39; t-19, Cascade 39; 21, Harlem 37; t-22, Poplar 35; t-22, Fort Benton 35; 24, Chinook 27; 25, Belt 20; 26, Chester-Joplin-Inverness 8; 17, Highwood 4; t-28, Frazer 0; 28, Hays-Lodgepole 0.


103 pounds

Championship -- Buddy Doolin, Lib, dec. Tanner Cook, Shep, 3-1.

Third place -- Quin Reno, Hav, maj. dec. Cameron Pleninger, Hav, 12-1.

Fifth place -- Anwar Mirza, Whi, maj. dec. Mason Henry, Shep, 22-9.

113 pounds

Championship -- Lincoln Stormer, Cir, pin Ryan Stewart, Hav, 3:55.

Third place -- Nathan Schmidt, Eur, pin Dylan Riphenburg, Fair, 1:36.

Fifth place -- Dylan Yeadon, Lib, pin Trisetan Kemp, WP, 2:09.

120 pounds

Championship -- Lane Paulson, Hav, dec. Peter Henderson, Cho, 2-1.

Third place -- Kahden Bakkila, Eur, dec. Kolter Schipman, Mal, 10-9.

Fifth place -- Josh Peops, Cas, dec. Connor Schnabel, FB, 2-0.

126 pounds

Championship -- Martin Wilkie, Hav, pin Callan Mears, Mal, :37.

Third place -- Carter Carroll, CMR, tech fall Trey Thompson, Lib, 15-0 (4:29).

Fifth place -- Tommy Campbell, Bro, maj. dec. Ken Todd, FB, 13-5.

132 pounds

Championship -- Caleb Birdwell, Lew, dec. Quinn Whitmus, WP, 11-5.

Third place -- Wyatt Brusven, She, dec. Dakota Flannery, WF, 6-1.

Fifth place -- Brider Grover, Lew, dec. Kaden Moore, Mal, 11-5.

138 pounds

Championship -- Kai Stewart, CMR, maj. dec. Trey Simanton, Mal, 14-3.

Third place -- Jonathan Schmidt, Eur, dec. Cole Giles, Fair, 7-4.

Fifth place -- Laine Young, Lib, tech fall Jacob Travis, Boul, 19-3 (5:00).

145 pounds

Championship -- Parker Filius, Hav, pin Chase Farrar, Lew, 2:55.

Third place -- Trey Taylor, Cir, pin Barrett Hansen, She, 1:56.

Fifth place -- Ceaton Mears, Mal, pin Nolan Myrstol, Belt, 2:41.

152 pounds

Championship -- Dawson Peterman, Fair, dec. Cannan Smith, Eur, 7-4.

Third place -- David Finley, Cho, pin Trevor Vandenbos, Val, 2:30.

Fifth place -- Keaton Anderson, CB, dec. Mason Dionne, Hav, 12-10.

160 pounds

Championship -- Taner Stone, Cho, pin Dane Flammond, Hav, 2:56.

Third place -- Alex Wickens, Lew, pin Levi Garcia, Eur, 1:48.

Fifth place -- Nate Brunett, Boul, pin Graydon Irish, CMR, 2:33.

170 pounds

Championship -- Ben Rauscher, Con, pin Colby Hammack, Eur, 2:34.

Third place -- Wyatt Blythe, Lew, dec. Max Sechena, CMR, 7-1.

Fifth place -- Jeffrey Berger, Pop, pin Sonny Cochran, Shep, :48.

182 pounds

Championship -- Garrett Graves, Eur, pin Austyn Sherwood, Eur, 2:21.

Third place -- Bradley Denton, Lew, pin Colton Like, Fair, 1:13.

Fifth place -- Brett Monroe, Val, pin Eryck Otto, CMR, 2:09.

205 pounds

Championship -- Jase Stokes, Hav, dec. Hunter Mycke, Con, 8-3.

Third place -- Joe Fehr, Eur, pin Travis Catina, WF, 1:32.

Fifth place -- Brady Boyce, Lew, pin Austin Ratliff, Hav, 1:59.

285 pounds

Championship -- Justin Pfeifer, CB, pin Kaelan Yanak, Eur, 5:55.

Third place -- Bradley Vanderbush, Con, pin Reece Hutton, Har, 3:56.

Fifth place -- KC Buday, CMR, dec. Jared Sienkowski, Hav, 5-3.

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