Created:Friday, February 8, 2013 11:53 p.m.CDT
Updated:Saturday, February 9, 2013 12:07 a.m.CDT

Roundup: State dreams stay alive for 26 local wrestlers

After the quarterfinals at sectional meets Friday, 26 local wrestlers are still alive in the championship bracket.

In Class 1A at Oregon, Harvard’s Anthony Luis at 106 pounds, Chance Shelton (132) and Adam Freimund (285) will wrestle in the semifinals today.

Marengo’s Damon Cloe had the biggest upset of the night when he defeated Montini’s Luke Fortuna, 6-5, to advance to the semis at Antioch in Class 2A. Also at Antioch, Woodstock’s Alan Hafer (160) and Woodstock North’s Cody Barnes (195) both won two matches to advance to the semifinals. For Crystal Lake Central, Justin Ellman (182) and Darwin Stone (220) also won two matches to advance.

In Class 3A, Jacobs’ Austin Ryan and Prairie Ridge’s Travis Piotrowski at Barrington could see each other in the finals if both win their semifinal match.


Jacobs 57, Johnsburg 54: At Algonquin, Payton Berg scored 16 points to lead the Golden Eagles to an FVC crossover win.

Margaret Nusser scored 20 for the Skyhawks.

CL South 50, Woodstock North 32: At Crystal Lake, Rachel Rasmussen scored 16 points for the Gators in an FVC crossover win.

Kristy Darling scored seven for the Thunder.

Marian Central 60, Wheaton Academy 43: At Wheaton, Shannon Wuensch scored 23 points including four 3-pointers, for the Hurricanes in a Suburban Christian Conference win to improve to 14-11 overall, 6-4 SCC.

Grayslake Central 47, Huntley 42: At Huntley, Ali Andrews scored 14 points for the Red Raiders in an FVC crossover loss.

Dundee-Crown 39, Woodstock 28: At Carpentersville, Jillian Weichmann scored 13 points for the Chargers in an FVC crossover win.

Sydney Haulotte scored nine for the Blue Streaks.

Rob Smith contributed to this report.