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Columbus North Athletics

Home of the Bull Dogs - where 37 state championships have been won!

Columbus North Athletics

Home of the Bull Dogs - where 37 state championships have been won!



5 months ago by Pat McKee

Nelson, Abner, Hill, Behling and Gutierrez each post 3-2 marks in Avon Invitational wrestling

                AVON, Ind. – Five Columbus North wrestlers each posted 3-2 records Saturday (Dec. 22) in the Avon Invitational.

                Freshman Joshua Nelson at 106 and 113 pounds, freshman Bryce Abner at 138 pounds, sophomore Keegan Hill at 182 pounds, junior Adam Behling at 220 pounds and senior Bradley Gutierrez at 285 pounds each tallied winning records for the day.

                Columbus North went 0-5 as a team, although it tied Eastern Hancock 36-36 but dropped that match on a tiebreaker. The other setbacks were to Perry Meridian 51-21, Avon 63-12, Scecina 58-15 and Fishers 62-15, moving the Bull Dogs to 2-21 in dual matches for the season.

                Nelson posted pins against Perry Meridian’s Gospel Thang at 106 and Eastern Hancock’s Dylan Anderson at 113. He also claimed a forfeit victory against Avon. Nelson improved to 5-3 for the season.

                Abner claimed a 6-0 decision over Avon’s Obaidah Mahariq, then later added pins against Eastern Hancock’s Ethan Boyer and Fishers’ Zach Willard. Abner moved his season record to 7-9.

                Hill pinned Perry Meridian’s David Shimp, took a 6-0 decision over Fishers’ Hunter Thompson and won by forfeit against Scecina. Hill is now 3-3 for the season.

                Behling notched a trio of pins – one each against Perry Meridian’s Kai Sanagustin, Scecina’s Will Weingarten and Fishers’ James Carroll. Behling improved to 6-5 for the season.

                Gutierrez notched a pair of decisions and a forfeit. He beat Perry Meridian’s Alan Olvera 7-1, Scecina’s Brandon Sparks 6-1 and took a forfeit against Eastern Hancock. Gutierrez is now 10-2 for the season.

                Others competing in the event for the Bull Dogs were sophomore Kamryn Denney, 1-4 at 132 (now 2-14 for the season); freshman Sam Settle, 1-4 at 145 pounds (1-5); senior Dallin Anderson, 1-4 at pounds 152 (5-8); freshman Hector De Dios, 1-4 at 170 pounds (4-19); freshman Dylan Chavez, 0-4 at 120 pounds (2-18); sophomore Ashton Clark, 0-5 at 126 (2-21); and sophomore Matthew Ellis, 0-5 at 160 (2-10).

                Columbus North returns to action on Friday (Dec. 28) in the two-day Spartan Classic at Connersville. Action begins at 9 a.m.



Avon Invitational

                Round 1: Perry Meridian 51, Columbus North 21

                106: Joshua Nelson (CN) pinned Gospel Thang (PM), 3:10

                113: Joseph Bik (PM) won by forfeit

                120: Tristian Nguyen (PM) pinned Dylan Chavez (CN), 0:57

                126: Ashton Smith (PM) pinned Ashton Clark (CN), 2:04

                132: Ronald Bik (PM) pinned Kamryn Denney (CN), 1:05

                138: Caleb McBride (PM) pinned Bryce Abner (CN), 2:24

                145: Evan Ferguson (PM) dec. Sam Settle (CN) 10-4

                152: Briley Biszantz (PM) dec. Dallin Anderson (CN) 7-2

                160: Alex Anderson (PM) pinned Matthew Ellis (CN), 1:49

                170: Nathen Riczo (PM) dec. Hector De Dios (CN) 9-2

                182: Keegan Hill (CN) pinned David Shimp (PM), 0:18

                195: Jeffery McClure (PM) won by forfeit

                220: Adam Behling (CN) pinned Kai Sanagustin (PM), 2:30

                285: Bradley Gutierrez (CN) dec. Alan Olvera (PM) 7-1


                Round 2: Avon 63, Columbus North 12

                106: Joshua Nelson (CN) won by forfeit

                113: Jordan Bretherick (A) won by forfeit

                120: Ke’Shon Edmond (A) pinned Dylan Chavez (CN), 0:38

                126: Jacob Connors (A) pinned Ashton Clark (CN), 0:46

                132: Colton Roberts (A) pinned Kamryn Denney (CN), 0:27

                138: Bryce Abner (CN) dec. Obaidah Mahariq (A) 6-0

                145: Nolan McAfee (A) pinned Sam Settle (CN), 0:36

                152: Dallin Anderson (CN) dec. Isaiah Butts (A) 5-2

                160: Julian Johnson (A) pinned Matthew Ellis (CN), 2:08

                170: Justin Arnold (A) dec. Hector De Dios (CN) 8-3

                182: Carson Brewer (A) pinned Keegan Hill (CN), 1:05

                195: Joshua Jones (A) won by forfeit

                220: Ke’Shawn Dickens (A) pinned Adam Behling (CN), 2:58

                285: Eddie Whyel (A) pinned Bradley Gutierrez (CN), 0:50


                Round 3: Scecina 58, Columbus North 15

                106: Chris Bullock (S) maj. dec. Joshua Nelson (CN) 12-2

                113: Name NA (S) won by forfeit

                120: Stewart Donlan (S) pinned Dylan Chavez (CN), 1:09

                126: Victor Franco (S) pinned Ashton Clark (CN), 0:58

                132: Thomas Defrese (S) pinned Kamryn Denney (CN), 0:27

                138: Chase Turner (S) pinned Bryce Abner (CN), 3:40

                145: Drew Smith (S) pinned Sam Settle (CN), 1:21

                152: Jacob Melton (S) dec. Dallin Anderson (CN) 10-9

                160: Jake Raven (S) pinned Matthew Ellis (CN), 3:08

                170: Corey Braunecker (S) dec. Hector De Dios (CN) 14-9

                182: Keegan Hill (CN) won by forfeit

                195: Xavier Morphis (S) won by forfeit

                220: Adam Behling (CN) pinned Will Weingarten (S), 1:28

                285: Bradley Gutierrez (CN) dec. Brandon Sparks (S) 6-1


                Round 4: Eastern Hancock 36, Columbus North 36

                106: double forfeit

                113: Joshua Nelson (CN) pinned Dylan Anderson (EH), 2:17

                120: Trinton Horton (EH) pinned Dylan Chavez (CN), 1:41

                126: Kegan Kendall (EH) pinned Ashton Clark (CN), 2:00

                132: Kamryn Denney (CN) won by forfeit

                138: Bryce Abner (CN) pinned Ethan Boyer (EH), 1:51

                145: Sam Settle (CN) won by forfeit

                152: Avery Wills (EH) pinned Dallin Anderson (CN), 1:50

                160: Garrett Friesen (EH) pinned Matthew Ellis (CN), 1:09

                170: Hector De Dios (CN) won by forfeit

                182: Tyler Vandervliet (EH) pinned Keegan Hill (CN), 1:19

                195: double forfeit

                220: Alexander Burton (EH) pinned Adam Behling (CN), 1:55

                285: Bradley Gutierrez (CN) won by forfeit


                Round 5: Fishers 62, Columbus North 15

                106: P.J. Pritchett (F) pinned Joshua Nelson (CN), 4:47

                113: Zachary Strueder (F) won by forfeit

                120: Dylan Parodi (F) won by forfeit

                126: Josh Thompson (F) pinned Ashton Clark (CN), 0:58

                132: Truman Abel (F) pinned Kamryn Denney (CN), 0:32

                138: Bryce Abner (CN) pinned Zach Willard (F), 1:00

                145: Tyler Lindamond (F) pinned Sam Settle (CN), 1:30

                152: Josh Reardon (F) pinned Dallin Anderson (CN), 2:33

                160: Zachary Strueder (F) pinned Matthew Ellis (CN), 0:56

                170: Mason McCartney (F) tech fall Hector De Dios (CN) 18-3

                182: Keegan Hill (CN) dec. Hunter Thompson (F) 6-0

                195: Preston Putzback (F) won by forfeit

                220: Adam Behling (CN) pinned James Carroll (F), 6:06

                285: Nathan Pairitz (F) dec. Bradley Gutierrez (CN) 4-3


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