OTC to host triangular on Tuesday night in Henning

Tommy Ehlert inches closer to a pin during a match earlier this season in Henning.

The Otter Tail Central Bulldogs fell to 1-9 on the season with three losses in duals.

  On Tuesday night the Bulldogs fell to both Osakis by a score of 57-21 and Long Prairie-Grey Eagle/Browerville by a score of 75-6, before falling to Wadena-Deer Creek by a score of 58-20 on Friday night.

Gaiden Hoeper attempts to earn a take down during a match in Henning earlier this season.

This week the wrestlers will host a triangular in Henning against Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale/Parkers Prairie and United North Central on Tuesday night, before traveling to New York Mills for a triangular against the Eagles and Mahnomen/Waubun on Thursday night.

A busy week will come to a close on Saturday when the Bulldogs will travel to New York Mills for the Park Region Conference Tournament. 


Otter Tail Central traveled to fourth ranked Long Prairie-Grey Eagle/Browerville on Tuesday night for a triangular against the Wolves and Osakis. 

The Bulldogs fell to LPGEB by a score of 75-6 and Osakis by a score of 57-21.

In their match against the Silverstreaks, the Bulldogs came out on the short end of the opening five matches of the night, before picking up back-to-back wins by Conner Nelson by forfeit at 138 lbs. and a pin by Tommy Ehlert at 145 lbs. 

Xander Lewis secured a pin at the 4:58 mark of his 170 lbs. match, before Josh Larson picked up a quick fall at 220 lbs. to end the scoring for the Bulldogs. 

Osakis 57 Otter Tail Central Bulldogs 21

106: Ashton Pastian (OSAK) over Lanston Barry (OCB) (Fall 1:59)

113: Reggie George (OSAK) over Dylan Geihsler (OCB) (Fall 0:47)

120: Simon Jacobson (OSAK) over Brock Resch (OCB) (Fall 5:06)

126: Zackery Bruder (OSAK) over Mason Christianson (OCB) (Dec 7-6)

132: Jacob Taplin (OSAK) over Tayden Soma (OCB) (Fall 2:49)

138: Conner Nelson (OCB) over (OSAK) (For.)

145: Tommy Ehlert (OCB) over Lukas Duchene (OSAK) (Dec 7-5)

152: Kale Drevlow (OSAK) over Levi Evavold (OCB) (Fall 0:38)

160: Gaven Cimbura (OSAK) over Gaiden Hoeper (OCB) (Fall 2:27)

170: Xavier Lewis (OCB) over Mazin Al-Ameri (OSAK) (Fall 4:58)

182: Andrew Ziesmer (OSAK) over Will Schwartz (OCB) (Fall 5:56)

195: Conner Koep (OSAK) over (OCB) (For.)

220: Josh Larson (OCB) over Preston Kunkel (OSAK) (Fall 0:40)

285: Zachary Winkle (OSAK) over (OCB) (For.)


OTC won four matches on Friday night as they fell to Wadena-Deer Creek by a score of 58-20. 

OTC secured its first win of the match when Mason Christianson defeated James Seelhammer by a fall at 126 lbs.

The Bulldogs won back-to-back major decisions at 138 lbs. and 145 lbs. by Conner Nelson and Tommy Ehlert, before Kale Rich ended the night with a quick pin at 285 lbs. to make the score 58-20 in favor of the Wolverines. 

Wadena-Deer Creek 58 Otter Tail Central 20

106: Logan Seelhammer (WDC) over Lanston Barry (OTC) (Fall 1:14)

113: Gage Mallak (WDC) over Dylan Geihsler (OTC) (Fall 1:42)

120: Hudson Schultz (WDC) over Brock Resch (OTC) (Fall 3:33)

126: Mason Christianson (OTC) over James Seelhammer (WDC) (Fall 1:24)

132: Gideon Pinnella (WDC) over Samuel Ravenscraft (OTC) (Fall 3:38)

138: Conner Nelson (OTC) over Jaydyn Kenney (WDC) (MD 14-6)

145: Tommy Ehlert (OTC) over Kylan Benning (WDC) (MD 16-6)

152: Eli Benning (WDC) over Levi Evavold (OTC) (Fall 2:50)

160: Ettore Pinnella (WDC) over Xavier Lewis (OTC) (Fall 3:22)

170: Grant Seelhammer (WDC) over Gaiden Hoeper (OTC) (Fall 1:01)

182: Brandon Wheeler (WDC) over Will Schwartz (OTC) (MD 11-2)

195: Dinico Polan (WDC) over (OTC) (For.)

220: Koby Endres (WDC) over Josh Larson (OTC) (Fall 0:01)

285: Kale Rich (OTC) over Brett Reinke (WDC) (Fall 0:01)