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Prosser leads Riverton wrestlers at 23-team Douglas tournament

Jan 14, 2014 - By Bruce Tippets, Sports Editor

Riverton Wolverine wrestler Reece Prosser brought home a third-place trophy in the highest individual finish Saturday for Riverton at the Shane Shatto Memorial tournament in Douglas.

Prosser went 4-1 in the double-elimination bracket.

After collecting two victories, Prosser was pinned by Coler Haman of Douglas in the semifinals in the first period.

Prosser ended the tournament with two straight victories.

Devin Martinez added a fifth for RHS at 106 pounds. After losing two in a row in the semifinals and the consolation finals, Martinez won a 6-3 decision over Trenent Heil from Sheridan.

In the team standings, the Wolverines were 17th among 23 teams, scoring 53 points.

Cheyenne East won the title with 197 points. Sheridan was second (160), and Douglas came in third (147).

Baker second

Dubois senior Sterling Baker finished in the runner-up position the varsity division at 195 pounds.

Baker won three straight matches for his spot in the title match.

In the finals, Tevis Bartlett of Cheyenne East claimed an 8-2 victory vs. Baker.

Good JV performance

Riverton placed a number of wrestlers in the junior varsity division.

David Romero won the heavyweight title in a 5-2 decision against Sheridan's Ed Arzy.

Justyn Corbertt (114 pounds), Alex Fabricius (131), Dillon Lynch (144) and Wyatt Wichelhaus (239) all placed third for RHS.

Wayne Steeds was fifth at 124 pounds.

Levi King placed seventh in the 127-pound weight class.

Max Batista came in fourth at 142 pounds, and Jordan Whitson was sixth in the 178-pound weight class.

Riverton varsity results from Shane Shatto Memorial tournament in Douglas

Team standings

1. Cheyenne East, 197; 2. Sheridan, 160; 3. Douglas, 147; 4. Chadron, 141.5; 5. Cheyenne Central, 130; 6. Cherokee Trail High School, 129; 7. Casper Natrona, 108; 8. Cheyenne South, 105; 9. Allance, 104; 10. Torrington, 97; 11. Laramie, 81; 12. Glenrock , 78.5; 13

. Jackson, 69; 14. Rawlins, 60; 15. Thermopolis, 56; 16. Wheatland, 56; 17. Riverton, 53; 18. Newcastle-Upton, 44; 19. Saratoga, 41; 20. Gillette, 38.5; 21. Buffalo, 26; 22. Dubois 24; 23. Lusk, 23; 24. Burns, 18; 25. Hulett, 10.

Riverton results

106 -- Devin Martinez (12-8) placed 5th and scored 11.00 team points.

Champ. Round 1 -- Devin Martinez (Riverton) 12-8 received a bye () (Bye)

Champ. Round 2 -- Devin Martinez (Riverton) 12-8 received a bye () (Bye)

Quarterfinal -- Devin Martinez (Riverton) 12-8 won by decision over Trenten Heil (Sheridan) 6-6 (Dec 9-4)

Semifinal -- Danny Constant (Cherokee Trail High School) 17-1 won by tech fall over Devin Martinez (Riverton) 12-8 (TF-1.5 5:02 (16-0))

Cons. Semi -- Trey Rodriguez (Torrington) 18-6 won by decision over Devin Martinez (Riverton) 12-8 (Dec 6-3)

5th Place Match -- Devin Martinez (Riverton) 12-8 won by decision over Trenten Heil (Sheridan) 6-6 (Dec 6-3)

113 -- Joseph Ladd (0-2) place is unknown and scored 0.00 team points.

Champ. Round 1 -- Joseph Ladd (Riverton) 0-2 received a bye () (Bye)

Champ. Round 2 -- Anthony Green (East) 5-10 won by fall over Joseph Ladd (Riverton) 0-2 (Fall 2:40)

Cons. Round 2 -- Joseph Ladd (Riverton) 0-2 received a bye () (Bye)

Cons. Round 3 -- Garrett Schwindt (Glenrock) 14-10 won by fall over Joseph Ladd (Riverton) 0-2 (Fall 2:37)

126 -- Gavin Wilson (3-2) place is unknown and scored 9.00 team points.

Champ. Round 1 -- Gavin Wilson (Riverton) 3-2 received a bye () (Bye)

Champ. Round 2 -- Gavin Wilson (Riverton) 3-2 won by fall over Jenna Elmlinger (Buffalo) 3-6 (Fall 2:41)

Quarterfinal -- Zack Deitchler (Jackson) 13-10 won by fall over Gavin Wilson (Riverton) 3-2 (Fall 3:55)

Cons. Round 4 -- Gavin Wilson (Riverton) 3-2 won by fall over Wyatt Rising (Campbell County) 3-2 (Fall 1:32)

Cons. Round 5 -- Hunter Mason (Saratoga) 15-7 won by fall over Gavin Wilson (Riverton) 3-2 (Fall 4:03)

132 -- Hank Osborne (1-2) place is unknown and scored 4.00 team points.

Champ. Round 1 -- Hank Osborne (Riverton) 1-2 received a bye () (Bye)

Champ. Round 2 -- Bridger Rardin (Laramie) 20-9 won by fall over Hank Osborne (Riverton) 1-2 (Fall 1:27)

Cons. Round 2 -- Hank Osborne (Riverton) 1-2 received a bye () (Bye)

Cons. Round 3 -- Hank Osborne (Riverton) 1-2 won by fall over Colin Harnish (Sheridan) 0-2 (Fall 1:26)

Cons. Round 4 -- Zach Hoopman (Douglas) 13-10 won by fall over Hank Osborne (Riverton) 1-2 (Fall 1:23)

160 -- Koa Rodriguez (13-8) place is unknown and scored 3.00 team points.

Champ. Round 1 -- Koa Rodriguez (Riverton) 13-8 received a bye () (Bye)

Champ. Round 2 -- Tyler Hamilton (Natrona County) 8-14 won by decision over Koa Rodriguez (Riverton) 13-8 (Dec 7-5)

Cons. Round 2 -- Koa Rodriguez (Riverton) 13-8 received a bye () (Bye)

Cons. Round 3 -- Koa Rodriguez (Riverton) 13-8 won by decision over Tristan Rogers (Laramie) 6-11 (Dec 2-0)

Cons. Round 4 -- Koa Rodriguez (Riverton) 13-8 won by decision over Logan Rodenbough (Jackson) 17-7 (Dec 3-0)

Cons. Round 5 -- Landon Utter (Douglas) 14-3 won in sudden victory -- 1 over Koa Rodriguez (Riverton) 13-8 (SV-1 6-4)

170 -- Reece Prosser (22-6) placed 3rd and scored 20.00 team points.

Champ. Round 1 -- Reece Prosser (Riverton) 22-6 received a bye () (Bye)

Champ. Round 2 -- Reece Prosser (Riverton) 22-6 won by fall over Jake Villanueva (Newcastle-Upton) 10-13 (Fall 5:00)

Quarterfinal -- Reece Prosser (Riverton) 22-6 won by decision over Shyane Braunlich (Cherokee Trail High School) 13-7 (Dec 7-1)

Semifinal -- Colter Haman (Douglas) 17-3 won by fall over Reece Prosser (Riverton) 22-6 (Fall 0:37)

Cons. Semi -- Reece Prosser (Riverton) 22-6 won by decision over James Willox (Douglas) 6-2 (Dec 4-2)

3rd Place Match -- Reece Prosser (Riverton) 22-6 won by fall over Cameron Nagaki (Alliance) 8-9 (Fall 4:15)

182 -- Chris Holcomb (15-7) place is unknown and scored 2.00 team points.

Champ. Round 1 -- Chris Holcomb (Riverton) 15-7 received a bye () (Bye)

Champ. Round 2 -- Trevor Brown (Natrona County) 9-12 won by decision over Chris Holcomb (Riverton) 15-7 (Dec 7-5)

Cons. Round 2 -- Chris Holcomb (Riverton) 15-7 received a bye () (Bye)

Cons. Round 3 -- Chris Holcomb (Riverton) 15-7 won by decision over Curtis McMann (Chadron) 5-8 (Dec 4-1)

Cons. Round 4 -- Chance Miller (Douglas) 12-5 won by decision over Chris Holcomb (Riverton) 15-7 (Dec 3-1)

195 -- Kyle Page (4-4) place is unknown and scored 4.00 team points.

Champ. Round 1 -- Kyle Page (Riverton) 4-4 received a bye () (Bye)

Champ. Round 2 -- Sterling Baker (Dubois) 18-2 won by fall over Kyle Page (Riverton) 4-4 (Fall 3:21)

Cons. Round 2 -- Kyle Page (Riverton) 4-4 received a bye () (Bye)

Cons. Round 3 -- Kyle Page (Riverton) 4-4 won by fall over Tristan Gray (Douglas) 7-6 (Fall 1:50)

Cons. Round 4 -- Theodore Dawson (Jackson) 16-5 won by decision over Kyle Page (Riverton) 4-4 (Dec 9-2)

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