Prep roundup: New Ulm gymnasts qualify 2 for state meet

Submitted photo New Ulm gymnasts Emily Guggisberg (left) and Kayla Goblirsch (right) both qualified for the state gymnastics meet next week.

Prep gymnastics

New Ulm qualifies two for state meet

GLENCOE — The New Ulm gymnastics team will have two competitors at next week’s state meet after Emily Guggisberg and Kayla Goblirsch qualified on Thursday at the Section 2A meet at Glencoe-Silver Lake High School.

Goblirsch qualifed in all-around after she took second overall on Thursday with a score of 36.75. She had a score of 9.475 in vault, 8.75 in bars, 9.25 in beam, and 9.4 on floor. She finished first in vault, third in beam, third on bars and third on the floor. This will be the second time she will compete at the state gymnastics meet after qualifying as a freshman last year.

Guggisberg also qualified for the state meet in the beam after she finished with an 8.775. New Ulm’s Ella Friederich just missed qualifying for the state meet in the bars with an 8.225.

As a team, New Ulm finished third overall with a team score of 136.575.

The state gymnastics meet will take place on Friday and Saturday, Feb. 21-22 at Roy Wilkins Auditorium in St. Paul.

Boys’ basketball

New Ulm Cathedral 90,

St. Mary’s 76

SLEEPY EYE — New Ulm Cathedral defeated Sleepy Eye St. Mary’s on Thursday in a Tomahawk Conference boys’ basketball game.

Chris Knowles led Cathedral with 30 points. James Gillis scored 20 points and Jon Zinniel added 19 points.

Trent Steffensmeier led the Knights with 21 points. Carson Domeier added 17 points and Kaleb Wait scored 12 points.

St. Mary’s (13-11, 9-6) will play at Springfield (19-3, 12-2) on Tuesday. Cathedral (21-2, 14-2) will play at BOLD on Monday.

Girls’ basketball

New Ulm 72,

Redwood Valley 66 (OT)

REDWOOD FALLS — New Ulm downed Redwood Valley on Thursday in Big South Conference girls’ basketball action.

Kirsten Dennis led the Eagles with 24 points. Hannah Osborne scored 15 points and nine rebounds. Olivia Wick had 9 points, 10 rebounds and six blocks. Bryn Nesvold added 10 points and nine rebounds.

New Ulm (10-13, 3-6) will play at St. James Area on Friday.

Prep wrestling

Worthington 39,

New Ulm 36

WORTHINGTON — Worthington defeated New Ulm in the Section 3AA duals on Thursday night. New Ulm got a pin from Carter Brandes at 120 and a pin from Marqavion Haefner at 126. Jackson Bode picked up a pin at 145 and Cole Ranweiler picked up a pin at 170. John Mehlhop picked up a pin at 182 and Caleb Arndt picked up a pin at 195.

Worthington (WORT) 39.0

New Ulm Area (NUA) 36.0

106: Ethan Meyer (WORT) over Parker Kamm (NUA) (Dec 5-2) 113: Oscar Galvez (WORT) over Logan Lee (NUA) (MD 11-2) 120: Carter Brandes (NUA) over Oliver Ortiz Perez (WORT) (Fall 4:00) 126: Marqavion Haefner (NUA) over Malachi Price-Cummings (WORT) (Fall 1:23) 132: Damon Schutz (WORT) over Isaiah Rieser (NUA) (Fall 2:50) 138: Chase Byrne (WORT) over Brayden Gibson (NUA) (Fall 3:45) 145: Jackson Bode (NUA) over Jose Alvarez Martinez (WORT) (Fall 3:53) 152: Jaden Hennings (WORT) over (NUA) (For.) 160: Kent Lais (WORT) over (NUA) (For.) 170: Cole Ranweiler (NUA) over Juan Guizar (WORT) (Fall 1:35) 182: John Mehlhop (NUA) over Thomas Lais (WORT) (Fall 1:52) 195: Caleb Arndt (NUA) over Tanner Hennings (WORT) (Fall 4:39) 220: Cole Hennings (WORT) over Julian Hernandez (NUA) (TF 21-3 6:00) 285: Kyle Mullaney (WORT) over Colby Wenninger (NUA) (Dec 4-2)

Wabasso/RRC 70, Fulda/MCC 9

Minneota 47, Wabasso/RRC 21

MINNEOTA — After Wabasso/Red Rock Central’s 70-9 win over Fulda/Murray County Central, Minneota defeated Wabasso/RRC in the Section 3A tournament on Thursday.

Against Fulda, Adryen Tietz, Zackary Zimmerman, Chase Irlbeck, Josh Hesse, Hayden Determan, Damian Osland and Lance Wagner all earned falls for Wabasso/RRC.

Hayden Determan earned a pin at 160 for W/RRC and Damian Osland earned a decision at 182 for W/RRC against Minneota. Lance Wagner earned a pin at 195 and Derek Werner earned a pin at 220 against Minneota.

Wabasso – Red Rock Central (WRRC) 70.0 Fulda-Murray Cty Central (FMCC) 9.0

106: Adryen Tietz (WRRC) over Torrin Clarke (FMCC) (Fall 1:12) 113: Zackary Zimmerman (WRRC) over Denver Ash (FMCC) (Fall 0:40) 120: Aiden Lorenzen (FMCC) over Aubrey Mathiowetz (WRRC) (Fall 1:16) 126: Carson Klein (FMCC) over Carter Beranek (WRRC) (Dec 11-4) 132: Andrew Pankonin (WRRC) over (FMCC) (For.) 138: Chase Irlbeck (WRRC) over Kenzie Granum (FMCC) (Fall 1:38) 145: Mason Irlbeck (WRRC) over Kadin Kuehl (FMCC) (MD 12-3) 152: Josh Hesse (WRRC) over Rylan Behnke (FMCC) (Fall 0:38) 160: Hayden Determan (WRRC) over Jesse Ray (FMCC) (Fall 0:55) 170: Damian Osland (WRRC) over Christian Kuball (FMCC) (Fall 3:38) 182: Lance Wagner (WRRC) over Ryder Henning (FMCC) (Fall 1:22) 195: Ty Altermatt (WRRC) over (FMCC) (For.) 220: Derek Werner (WRRC) over (FMCC) (For.) 285: Cory Anderson (WRRC) over (FMCC) (For.)

Minneota (MINN) 47.0 Wabasso – Red Rock Central (WRRC) 21.0

106: Troy Vankeulen (MINN) over Adryen Tietz (WRRC) (Fall 1:40) 113: Peyton Gillund (MINN) over Zackary Zimmerman (WRRC) (MD 12-3) 120: Eric Carrasco (MINN) over (WRRC) (For.) 126: Truman Wambeke (MINN) over Carter Beranek (WRRC) (Fall 0:55) 132: Zack Fier (MINN) over Chase Irlbeck (WRRC) (TF 15-0 0:00) 138: Kade Lozinski (MINN) over (WRRC) (For.) 145: Jonah Gruenes (MINN) over Mason Irlbeck (WRRC) (MD 8-0) 152: Blake Reiss (MINN) over Josh Hesse (WRRC) (MD 9-0) 160: Hayden Determan (WRRC) over Conner Sik (MINN) (Fall 1:14) 170: Cole Sanow (MINN) over Vander Mathiowetz (WRRC) (Dec 7-2) 182: Damian Osland (WRRC) over Hudson Scholten (MINN) (Dec 10-4) 195: Lance Wagner (WRRC) over Tyler Gronke (MINN) (Fall 0:42) 220: Derek Werner (WRRC) over Jackson Esping (MINN) (Fall 0:25) 285: Jayden Gamrak (MINN) over Cory Anderson (WRRC) (Dec 6-4)


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