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County pair crowned champs at Runner wrestling tournament
Shoshoni's J.J. Crichton pinned Ty Beresond of Wright in the 160-pound class. Photo by Wayne Nicholls

County pair crowned champs at Runner wrestling tournament

Jan 15, 2013 - By Bruce Tippets, Sports Editor

Two Fremont County wrestlers won individual titles Saturday at the annual Don Runner Memorial tournament at Wind River High School.

At 220 pounds, Riverton High School wrestler Jacob Flesher pinned Cody Flynn from Dubois at the 1:48 mark for his championship.

Flynn's teammate Sterling Baker won the 195-pound bracket after taking a 13-5 major decision victory over Spencer Redland from Greybull.

In the team standings, Cokeville captured the crown with 193 points.

Lovell finished second at 189 points. Rawlins was third (156.50) and the Riverton High School junior varsity team finished fourth (145.50).

Top placers

At 145 pounds, Cokeville's Brigham Teichert pinned John Bartlett from Dubois in the championship finals in a time of 1:39.

Jake Jones from Rocky Mountain pinned Riverton's Beau Batista in the 152-pound weight class in 2:15.

Shoshoni High School wrestler Danny Huxtable finished third at 126 pounds.

T.J. Turner (138 pounds) and Casey Savage (145) finished third for the Riverton JV.

Don Runner Memorial

wrestling results

Team standings

1. Cokeville, 193; 2. Lovell, 189; 3. Rawlins, 156.50; 4. Riverton junior varsity, 145.50; 5. Wright, 134.50; 6. Saratoga, 92.50; 7. Kemmerer, 87; 8. (tie) Burns, Dubois and Greybull/Riverside, 80; 11. (tie) Shoshoni and Jackson, 68.50; 13. Rocky Mountain, 67.50; 14. Wind River, 61.50; 15. Casper Kelly Walsh JV, 53; 16. Thermopolis, 43.50; 17. Hanna-Elk Mountain, 38; 18. Pinedale, 35; 19. Big Piney, 29.

Championship finals

106 pounds -- Vichinzo Castle, Thermopolis, major dec. Colby McCaslin, Rawlins, 9-0.

113 pounds -- Alvaro Duran, Rawlins, pinned Tyler Pohlman, Burns, :43.

120 pounds -- Tyler Lindquist, Rocky Mountain, pinned Colt Larson, Cokeville, 2:39.

126 pounds -- James Teichert, Cokeville, pinned Taylor Chapin, Kemmerer, 3:26.

132 pounds -- Macen Peterson, Cokeville, dec. Wyatt Murphy, Rawlins, 8-2.

138 pounds -- Kodi French, Wright, dec. Justin Westwood, Kemmerer, 5-3.

145 pounds -- Brigham Teichert, Cokeville, pinned John Bartlett, Dubois, 1:39.

152 pounds -- Jake Jones, Rocky Mountain, pinned Beau Batista, Riverton, 2:15.

160 pounds -- Nathan Grant, Lovell, dec. Luke Zeller, Greybull, 6-5 OT.

170 pounds -- Colter Linford, Cokeville, dec. Jacob Beck, Lovell, 7-5.

182 pounds -- Dino Collins, Lovell, pinned Bradley Hess, Wright, :55 seconds.

195 pounds -- Sterling Baker, Dubois, major dec. Spencer Redland, Greybull, 13-5.

220 pounds -- Jacob Flesher, Riverton, pinned Cody Flynn, Dubois, 1:48.

285 pounds -- Woodrow Davidson, Rawlins, pinned Justin

Irene, Hanna, 3:16.

Placers

106 pounds -- 1. Vinchinzo Castle, Thermopolis; 2. Colby McCaslin, Rawlins; 3. Trenton Smith, Wright; 4. Bradley Bifano, Saratoga; 5. Keenen Phisterer, Wind River; 6. Jake Miller, Jackson.

113 pounds -- 1. Alvaro Duran, Rawlins; 2. Tyler Pohlman, Burns; 3. Nathan Martinez, Wright; 4. Conner Wilkinson, Shoshoni; 5. Austin Carson, Kelly Walsh; 6. Orion Smith, Wright.

120 pounds -- 1. Tyler Lindquist, Rocky Mountain; 2. Colt Larson, Cokeville; 3. Thatcher Spiering, Saratoga; 4. Jacob Mickleson, Lovell' 5. Trey Ingleby, Saratoga; 6. Noah Evans, Rawlins.

126 pounds -- 1. James Teichert, Cokeville; 2. Taylor Chapin, Kemmerer; 3. Daniel Huxtable, Shoshoni; 4. Tanner Wesley, Big Piney; 5. Joey Bassett, Lovell; 6. Shay Bond, Rocky Mountain.

132 pounds -- 1. Macen Peterson, Cokeville; 2. Wyatt Murphy, Rawlins; 3. Garrett Julian, Kemmerer; 4. Ellis Toomer, Cokeville; 5. Britton Woody, Lovell; 6. Austin Locker, Riverton.

138 pounds -- 1. Kodi French, Wright; 2. Justin Westwood, Kemmerer; 3. T.J. Turner, Riverton; 4. Lionzo Esobedo, Saratoga; 5. Jesus Burgios, Greybull; 6. Tyrel Toomer, Cokeville.

145 pounds -- 1. Brigham Teichert, Cokeville; 2. John Bartlett, Dubois; 3. Cole Hill, Greybull; 4. Hryum Hopkin, Lovell; 5. Tate Stinson, Saratoga; 6. Kris Justice, Wind River.

152 pounds -- 1. Jake Jones, Rocky Mountain; 2. Beau Batista, Riverton; 3. Brock Teichert, Cokeville; 4. Alex Collver, Wind River; 5. Daniel Magana, Wright; 6. Ivan Varela, Rawlins.

160 pounds -- 1. Nathan Grant, Lovell; 2. Luke Zeller, Greybull; 3. Justin Rickert, Kemmerer; 4. Zeke Collins, Lovell; 5. Kaleb O' Connor, Burns; 6. Tyrel Smith, Rawlins.

170 pounds -- 1. Colter Linford, Cokeville; 2. Jacob Beck, Lovell; 3. Lint Choate, Pinedale; 4. Micahel Yeradi, Wright; 5. RJ Seaman, Hanna; 6. Chris Brimmer, Kelly Walsh.

182 pounds -- 1. Dino Collins, Lovell; 2. Bradley Hess, Wright; 3. Cecil Brockman, Burns; 4. Raustin Grandy, Cokeville; 5. Reece Prosser, Riverton; 6. Matt Schmillen, Jackson.

195 pounds -- 1. Sterling Baker, Dubois; 2. Spencer Redland, Greybull; 3. Casey Savage, Riverton; 4. John Beck, Jackson; 5. Gabe Baldwin, Kelly Walsh; 6. Sean Larson, Cokeville.

220 pounds -- 1. Jacob Flesher, Riverton; 2. Cody Flynn, Dubois; 3. Jacob Wells, Saratoga; 4. Patrick Forester, Shoshoni; 5. Nash Jolley, Lovell; 6. Joey Caffaro, Jackson.

285 pounds -- 1. Woodrow Davidson, Rawlins; 2. Justin Irene, Hanna; 3. Jacob Asay, Lovell; 34. Austin Smith, Rawlins; 5. Ransom Slack, Riverton; 6. Charles Oldman, Wind River.

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