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February 25, 2014

Shelby State 6-Pack, Two 4ths, A 5th

(Continued)

Fox went to semifinal wrestlebacks and lost to rival Dalton Blankenship of Vandalia (43-7) in a nip'n tuck, 3-2 match. Fox went to the 5th place match and finished his run at state with a win, sticking Daniel Krug of Benton in the 2nd period (3:38).

Ram senior Elliott Smithson (38-5) opened state with a win, beating Joey Winkleman of Peotone (17-15) with a 2-0 decision. Smithson then lost by pin to Ross Sealby (38-2) of Byron in the 1st period (1:03).

Smithson went to 1st round wrestlebacks and rolled up a tech fall over Daniel Allen of Warsaw (21-17), beating the clock and Allen as time expired (6:00), 19-3. Smithson then went to quarterfinal wrestlebacks and lost to Daniel Zimmerman of Dakota (35-5) by fall (2:57).

Junior Lucas Duckett (43-3) won his first state match at 170 pounds, beating Joe Feemorlu (13-4) of Mooseheart by a cloe 7-5 decision. He then dropped a 1-point match to Caleb Wilson of LeRoy (28-6), 6-5.

In 1st round wrestlebacks, Duckett bested Jonathan Costain of Braidwood (Reed-Custer) with a posided decision, 9-3. However, Duckett was stopped by Jarod Noel of Busmark (39-8) in quarterfinal wrestlebacks, 4-1.

Junior Jared Finley (42-4) opened state with a decision over Markham of Stanford Olympia (28-12), 6-3. His next match went into overtime against Ivan Lopez of Plano (29-18). Finley lost 10-8. Finley went to 1st round wrestlebacks and was put on his back by Elias Edmundson of Sterling Newman (34-20) and pinned in the 1st period (1:10).

IHSA State Finals

126-4th Brachbill def. Roach (IL Blf) by tech fall, 16-1 (3:47); def. Friese (SEN), 8-3; lost to Micho (ROC LUTH), 5-0;

138-Finley def. Markham (OLY), 6-3; lost to Lopez (PLANO), 10-8 OT; lost to Edmunson (STER NEW) by fall (1:10).

145-5th Fox def. Waugh (ROCK LUTH), 4-0; def. Buchelt (LISLE), 4-2 OT; lost to Krulas (DAK) by fall (5:51); lost to Blankenship, 3-2; def. Krug (BENTON) by fall (3:38)

152-4th Hudson def. Kolb (PORTA) by fall (1:38); def. Tomac (PLANO), 6-5; lost to James (DAK) by tech fall, 18-3 (5:44); def. Dagen (VAND), 7-0; lost to Knisley (MONT), 7-2

170-Duckett def. Feemorlu (MOOSE), 7-5; lost to Wilson (LROY), 6-5; def. Costain (REED-CUST), 9-3; lost to Noel, 4-1

220-Smithson def. Winkleman (PEOT), 2-0; lost to Sealby (BYR) by fall (1:03); def. Allen (WARS) by tech fall, 19-3 (6:00); lost to Zimmerman (DAK) by fall (2:57).

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