Crofton-Bloomfield Takes the Mat in Vermillion
On February 1 the Crofton-Bloomfield wrestling squad traveled north to Vermillion, South Dakota for a triangular against the Vermillion and Wagner wrestling squads.
During their first dual against Wagner, Reece McFarland, Jaden Janssen, Quinten Moles and Ethan Poppe all walked away with wins. McFarland and Poppe both won their matches over Steven Zephier and Jace Faulkner respectively by pin while Janssen won his match over Colton Frei 3-0. Moles won his match by default. Tyson Sauser, Jarrin Sage, Ocean Hawk, Calvin Dather, and Jared Hornback all walked away from their matches with a loss. After all the matches were finished, the Crofton-Bloomfield boys ended up losing to Wagner 39-21.
After sitting through the Vermillion-Wagner dual, it was Crofton-Bloomfield’s turn to wrestle the home team, Vermillion. Moles, Janssen, and McFarland all earned a second win for the day while newcomer Tyson Sauser walked away from his match over Blessed Vargas with an 11-7 win. Both Moles and Janssen won their matches over Joel Druin and Tyson Hage respectively by pin. McFarland won his match over Ryne Whisler 7-4. Poppe did not win his match this time along with Sage, Hawk, Dather, and Hornback. After all the matches were finished, Crofton-Bloomfield ended up losing to the Vermillion wrestling squad 50-18.