With six place winners, including 3-0 champion Eli Hunt at 170 pounds, St. Peter wrestling team finished sixth in the 13-team Big South Conference Tournament Saturday at Worthington.

Wareke Gillette of St. Peter took second at 152 with a 2-1 record.

Kole Guth took fourth at 170 with a 1-2 record.

Eli Hunt and Gillette earned all-conference honors by placing in the top three.

Two Saints placed fifth: Noah Hunt, 3-1 at 126, and Nathan Fogal, 3-1 at 138.

Brogan Hanson finished sixth at 132 with a 2-2 record.

Big South Conference Tournament

1. Fairmont-Martin County West 232.0; 2. Marshall 174.5; 3. Jackson County Central 146.0; 4. Blue Earth Area 122.0; 5. New Ulm Area 101.0; 6. St. Peter 96.0; 7. Worthington 84.0; 8. Redwood Valley 81.5; 9. Windom-Mountain Lake 78.0; 10. Waseca 75.5; 11. Saint James Area 48.0; 12. Pipestone Area 37.5; 13. Luverne 12.5

St. Peter results

106

Champ. Round 1 — Nakiye Mercado (St. Peter) over Cooper Steuber (Fairmont-Martin County West) (Dec 2-0)

Quarterfinals — Carter Brandt (Redwood-River Valley) over Mercado (Dec 6-0)

Cons. Round 2 — Ethan Meyer (Worthington) over Mercado (Dec 4-2)

113

Champ. Round 1 — Kain Sanders (Fairmont-Martin County West) over Taylen Travaille (St. Peter) (Fall 3:19)

Cons. Round 1 — Taylen Travaille received a bye

Cons. Round 2 — Taylen Travaille over Oscar Galvez (Worthington) (Dec 13-6)

Cons. Semis — Tucker Renquist (Windom-Mountain Lake) over Taylen Travaille (Dec 6-2)

120

Champ. Round 1 — Thomas Freking (Jackson County Central) over Amir Loredo-Hollon (St. Peter) (MD 15-4)

Cons. Round 1 — Loredo-Hollon received a bye

Cons. Round 2 — Carter Brandes (New Ulm Area) over Loredo-Hollon (Dec 7-4)

126

Champ. Round 1 — Hsa Law Eh (Marshall) over Noah Hunt (St. Peter) (MD 15-2)

Cons. Round 1 — Noah Hunt received a bye

Cons. Round 2 — Noah Hunt over Marqavion Haefner (New Ulm Area) (Fall 4:13)

Cons. Semis — Noah Hunt over Braydon Ripka (Luverne) (Fall 2:52)

5th Place Match — Noah Hunt over Wyatt Westcott (Saint James Area) (Fall 2:57)

132

Champ. Round 1 — Brogan Hanson (St. Peter) over Jacob Beeler (Blue Earth Area) (Dec 7-3)

Quarterfinals — Blake Jagodzinske (Fairmont-Martin County West) over Hanson (Fall 1:24)

Cons. Round 2 — Hanson received a bye

Cons. Semis — Hanson over Austin Knickrehm (Saint James Area) (MD 12-4)

5th Place Match — Matthew Haley (Jackson County Central) over Hanson (MD 12-3)

138

Champ. Round 1 — Nathan Fogal (St. Peter) received a bye

Quarterfinals — Connor Roth (Marshall) over Fogal (Fall 1:21)

Cons. Round 2 — Fogal over Allen Tubbs (Pipestone Area) (Fall 1:37)

Cons. Semis — Fogal over Charlie Millhausen (Redwood-River Valley) (Fall 2:33)

5th Place Match — Fogal over Caleb Beeler (Blue Earth Area) (Dec 8-4)

145

Champ. Round 1 — Michael Connor (St. Peter) over Tyler Klinger (Waseca) (MD 10-0)

Quarterfinals — Jaxon Lang (Redwood-River Valley) over Connor (Fall 0:39)

Cons. Round 2 — Connor received a bye

Cons. Semis — Grant Budden (Pipestone Area) over Connor (Inj. [time])

152

Champ. Round 1 — Wareke Gillette (St. Peter) received a bye

Quarterfinals — Gillette over Micah Holmberg (Windom-Mountain Lake) (MD 12-1)

Semifinals — Gillette over Ethan Hendrickson (Jackson County Central) (Dec 6-0)

1st Place Match — Payton Anderson (Fairmont-Martin County West) over Gillette (Dec 5-2)

160

Champ. Round 1 — Kole Guth (St. Peter) received a bye

Quarterfinals — Guth over Caleb Vancura (Jackson County Central) (Dec 14-13)

Semifinals — Grant Louwagie (Marshall) over Guth (Fall 3:26)

3rd Place Match — Tallin Johnson (Saint James Area) over Guth (Fall 1:21)

170

Champ. Round 1 — Eli Hunt (St. Peter) received a bye

Quarterfinals — Eli Hunt over Alfredo Carreon (Saint James Area) (Fall 1:32)

Semifinals — Eli Hunt over William Freking (Jackson County Central) (Fall 0:27)

1st Place Match — Eli Hunt over Nathan Simmonds (Fairmont-Martin County West) (TB-1 4-2)

182

Champ. Round 1 — Andy Fischer (Redwood-River Valley) over Connor Travaille (St. Peter) (Fall 1:00)

Cons. Round 1 — Connor Travaille received a bye

Cons. Round 2 — Max Olson (Fairmont-Martin County West) over Connor Travaille (Fall 0:54).

Reach Sports Editor Pat Beck at 931-8566 or follow him on Twitter.com @SPHSportsPat.

St. Peter Herald Sports Editor covers St. Peter, Cleveland, Le Center, Le Sueur-Henderson and Tri-City United and Gustavus Adolphus College. Fishing, tennis and golf enthusiast

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