ST. CLOUD, Minn. — Top-ranked St. Cloud State won eight of 10 matches as the Huskies rolled past sixth-ranked Upper Iowa Thursday in Northern Sun Conference wrestling action.
SCSU got pins from Jarred Oftedahl at 141 and Kolton Eischens at 174, a technical fall from Brett Velasquez at 125 and a major decision by Devin Fitzpatrick at 165.
The Peacocks (9-4) got wins from Josh Walker at 133, a 6-0 win over Shiquan Hall in the opening match of the dual. Dalton Hahn was UIU’s other winner, earning a 7-4 victory over Brady Nelson at 184.
Upper Iowa wraps up its regular season on Sunday when it hosts Augustana (S.D.) at 2 p.m.
St. Cloud St. 33, Upper Iowa 6
133 — Josh Walker (Upper Iowa) dec. Shiquan Hall, 6-0. 141 — Jarred Oftendahl (St. Cloud) pinned Aaron Baker Jr, :43. 149 — James Pleski (St. Cloud) dec. Damian Penichet, 3-2. 157 — Larry Bomstad (St. Cloud) dec. Mac Spotts, 10-5. 165 — Devin Fitzpatrick (St. Cloud) dec. Cody Nelson, 10-5. 174 — Kolton Eischens (St. Cloud) pinned Jordan Gundrum, 3:00, 184 — Dolton Hahn (Upper Iowa) dec. Brady Nelson, 7-4. 197 — Vince Dietz (St. Cloud) dec. Nick Baumler, 2-1. 285 — Lawrence Phillips (St. Cloud) dec. Triston Westerlund, 7-4. 125 — Brett Velasquez (St. Cloud) technical fall over Maleek Williams, 22-7.