The Chariton wrestling team competed in a quadrangular meet at Albia Thursday night with Albia, Centerville and Davis County. The Chargers went 0-3 on the night but their matches were competitive and they continued to show progress. Chariton lost to Albia, 54-30, to Centerville, 54-30, and to Davis County, 52-25.
Jordan Mundy went 3-0 on the night with two pins and a major decision win at 220. Jayden Allen-Winston also went 3-0 with two match wins by pin at 195. Nick Wood went 3-0 at 285 with two pins.
Albia 54 Chariton 30
At 113, Octavio Garcia was pinned by Brodie Connor in 1:12. Albia’s Dawson Bonnett won by forfeit at 120. At 126 Tyler Goavert of Chariton was pinned by Logan Carter in 22 seconds to give the Blue Demons an early 18-0 lead.
Allen Constable of Chariton won by forfeit at 132 to make the score 18-6. Albia’s Eli Zanoni won by forfeit at 138 and Albia’s Michael Thomas won by forfeit at 145.
At 152, Chariton’s Tanner Ballard was pinned by Barrett Bonnett in 1:29. At 160 Joslyn Smith of Chariton was pinned by Gage Oddo in 21 seconds. At 170, Chariton’s Tanner Dawson was pinned by Stephen Conley in 40 seconds.
Chariton won the next three matches by pin. At 182, Chandler Swanson pinned Devin Kimball in 5:09. At 195, Jayden Allen-Winston pinned Gavin Shaw in 1:14. At 220, Jordan Mundy pinned Kaleb Sample in 18 seconds. Nick Wood of Chariton won by forfeit at 285 to cut the lead to 48-30.
In the final varsity match, Chariton’s Jacob Chapman was pinned by Carter Anderson in 1:50.
There were five exhibition matches in this match. At 132, Chariton’s Drake Entrekin was pinned by Joey Pearson in 2:43. At 182, Dallas Furman of Chariton won by a 6-3 decision over Joe Myers.
At 182, Nathan Sims of Chariton was pinned by Joe Myers in 1:25. At 106, Alexis Alexander of Chariton was pinned by Wyatt Stewart in 1:37. At 106, Vivian Bauer of Chariton was pinned by Wyatt Stewart of Albia in 42 seconds.
Read the December 24, 2019 edition of the Chariton Leader for the rest of the story.