The Quarrier wrestling team returned 14 members from last year’s squad and began their 2020-2021 season on Saturday, December 5th at the Dell Rapids “Top of the Rock” tournament.
Head coach Craig Jorgensen said, “We have many returning varsity wrestlers that are excited about the season. Our expectations are to stay healthy, improve throughout the season, and hit our peak in the post season.”
In the first action of the year, the Quarriers finished fourth as a tema with a total of 97.0 points. Canton won the team title with 255.0 points. McCook Central/Montrose was second with 126.0 points, and Parker placed third with 103.0 points.
The Quarriers had eight wrestlers place in the tournament. Brayden Gee won the 170-pound weight class. Canyon Lowman and Zach McKee both had second place finishes. Andrew Weiland, Mason Stubbe, Weston Mason, and Mitchell Klinkenborg all placed third in their respective weight classes. Sam Cavigielli had a fourth place finish.
Dell Rapids will travel to Tea for duals against Lennox and Tea Area on Tuesday, December 15th.
- 106: Connor Hanson went 0-2.
- 120: Andrew Weiland went 2-1 and placed 3rd.
- 132: Canyon Lowman went 1-1 and placed 2nd.
- 132: Mason Stubbe went 3-1 and placed 3rd.
- 145: Zach McKee went 3-1 and placed 2nd.
- 152: Gabe Clark went 0-2.
- 160: Kain Burggraff went 0-2.
- 160: Weston Mason went 3-1 and placed 3rd.
- 170: Brayden Gee went 3-0 and placed 1st.
- 170: Aiden Geraets went 0-2.
- 170: Josh Deknikker went 1-2.
- 182: Mitchell Klinkenborg went 2-1 and placed 3rd.
- 195: Quinn Carr went 1-2.
- 220: Sam Cavigielli went 1-3 and placed 4th.
- 285: Kyle Cavigielli went 0-2.