Panorama has four champions to win Crusader Invitational

Panthers score 180.5 points despite leaving 106, 113, 126 and 170 weight classes uncontested

George Appleseth, Gunnar Grunsted, Trevor Carey and Dalton Holmes all captured first place titles to help the Panorama wrestling team win the Crusader Invitational in Coon Rapids on Saturday, January 7.

Danny Nordquist and Tyler Van Houten both placed second for the Panthers, who got third place finishes from Noah Kirtley and Dan Jensen.

The Panthers scored 180.5 team points despite leaving the 106, 113, 126 and 170-pound weight classes uncontested. English Valley was second at 136.5 with Riverside third at 132.5 in the 10-team field.

Appleseth (25-1) pinned Reid Chambera (RVR) in 1 minute, 54 seconds and scored a 10-0 major decision against Tristin Winfred (WCV) to win his gold medal.

Carey (16-11) stuck Ben Kingery (AC/GC) in 1:49 and Nolan Smith (AUD) in 1:20 before topping RIley Algreen (WCV), 9-2, for his crown.

Holmes (23-3) beat Carsem Schneller (WCV), 4-0, and tallied a technical fall (17-1, in 4:41) against Spencer Grove (AC/GC) before moving to the finals with a pin of Austin Corbin (ESC) in 3:26. He claimed first with a 6-4 decision over 10th-ranked Cody Schumacher (20-3) of South Central Calhoun.

Grunsted (23-3) opened with a 64-second pin of Lane Snyder (ESC) and with an 11-3 major decision over Cole Bruns (E/EH-K) before grabbing first place with a 4-2 Sudden Victory 1 triumph over Brody Goodman (22-2) of South Central Calhoun.

Nordquist (19-6) defeated Zachary Fees (AC/GC) by injury default in 5:05 before pinning Garrett Peterson (CR-B) in 5:12. He lost by fall to fourth-ranked Tatem Bluml of Riverside in 1:36.

Van Houten (24-2) pinned Joe Septer (WCV) in 1:01 and Mason Rasmussen (E/EH-K) in 1:23 before losing, 14-7, to top-rated Zachary Axmear of English Valley. The loss was only the second of the year for the Panther senior.

Following are the results.

Team scoring - Panorama 180.5, English Valley 136.5, Riverside Oakland 132.5, ACGC 109.5, South Central Calhoun 107.5, West Central Valley 105.5, Coon Rapids-Bayard 88, Audubon 82, East Sac County 61, Exira-Elk Horn Kimballton 29.5

120: Danny Nordquist (Panorama) - 2nd Varsity - Round 1 - Danny Nordquist (Panorama) over Zachary Fees (AC/GC) (Inj. [time]) Varsity - Round 2 - Danny Nordquist (Panorama) over Garrett Peterson (Coon Rapids-Bayard) (Fall 5:12) Varsity - Round 3 - Tatem Bluml (Riverside. Oakland) over Danny Nordquist (Panorama) (Fall 1:36)

132: George Appleseth (Panorama) - 1st Varsity - Quarterfinals - George Appleseth (Panorama) received a bye Varsity - Semifinals - George Appleseth (Panorama) over Reid Chambers (Riverside. Oakland) (Fall 1:54) Varsity - 1st Place Match - George Appleseth (Panorama) over Tristin Winfred (West Central Valley) (MD 10-0)

138: Noah Kirtley (Panorama) - 3rd Varsity - Quarterfinals - Noah Kirtley (Panorama) received a bye Varsity - Semifinals - Chase McAlister (South Central Calhoun) over Noah Kirtley (Panorama) (TF 18-1 5:12) Varsity - Cons. Semis - Noah Kirtley (Panorama) over Tucker Lewis (East Sac County) (Fall 0:46) Varsity - 3rd Place Match - Noah Kirtley (Panorama) over Lane Namanny (Coon RapidsBayard) (SV-1 7-5)

145: Kaleb Stogdill (Panorama) - 4th Varsity - Quarterfinals - Kaleb Stogdill (Panorama) over Wyatt Olson (English Valleys) (Fall 5:09) Varsity - Semifinals - Logan Scheurmann (AC/GC) over Kaleb Stogdill (Panorama) (MD 9-1) Varsity - Cons. Semis - Kaleb Stogdill (Panorama) over cole Sackett (West Central Valley) (Dec 5-0) Varsity - 3rd Place Match - Carter Hilgenberg (Coon Rapids-Bayard) over Kaleb Stogdill (Panorama) (Dec 15-8)

152: Tyler Van Houten (Panorama) - 2nd Varsity - Quarterfinals - Tyler Van Houten (Panorama) over Joe Septer (West Central Valley) (Fall 1:01) Varsity - Semifinals - Tyler Van Houten (Panorama) over Mason Rasmussen (Exira/Elk Horn-Kimballton) (Fall 1:23) Varsity - 1st Place Match - Zachary Axmear (English Valleys) over Tyler Van Houten (Panorama) (Dec 14-7)

160: Gunnar Grunsted (Panorama) - 1st Varsity - Quarterfinals - Gunnar Grunsted (Panorama) over Lane Snyder (East Sac County) (Fall 1:04) Varsity - Semifinals - Gunnar Grunsted (Panorama) over Cole Bruns (Exira/Elk Horn-Kimballton) (MD 11-3) Varsity - 1st Place Match - Gunnar Grunsted (Panorama) over Brody Goodman (South Central Calhoun) (SV-1 4-2)

182: Trevor Carey (Panorama) - 1st Varsity - Quarterfinals - Trevor Carey (Panorama) over Ben Kingery (AC/GC) (Fall 1:49) Varsity - Semifinals - Trevor Carey (Panorama) over Nolan Smith (Audubon) (Fall 1:20) Varsity - 1st Place Match - Trevor Carey (Panorama) over Riley Algreen (West Central Valley) (Dec 9-2)

195: Dalton Holmes (Panorama) - 1st Varsity - Round 1 - Dalton Holmes (Panorama) over Carsen Scheller (West Central Valley) (Dec 4-0) Varsity - Round 2 - Dalton Holmes (Panorama) over Spencer Grove (AC/GC) (TF 17-1 4:41) Varsity - Round 4 - Dalton Holmes (Panorama) over Austin Corbin (East Sac County) (Fall 3:26) Varsity - Round 5 - Dalton Holmes (Panorama) over Cody Schumacher (South Central Calhoun) (Dec 6-4) 

220: Brady Howard (Panorama) - 4th Varsity - Quarterfinals - Brady Howard (Panorama) over Denton Hendricks (Riverside. Oakland) (Fall 2:35) Varsity - Semifinals - Cade Suhr (AC/GC) over Brady Howard (Panorama) (Fall 2:33) Varsity - Cons. Semis - Brady Howard (Panorama) over Christian Perez (East Sac County) (Fall 2:35) Varsity - 3rd Place Match - Dylan Obermeier (Audubon) over Brady Howard (Panorama) (Fall 2:56)

285: Dan Jensen (Panorama) - 3rd Varsity - Champ. Round 1 - Dan Jensen (Panorama) received a bye Varsity - Quarterfinals - Dan Jensen

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