SVE wrestlers top SCC, Prescott wrestlers lose to Amery
The No. 1 ranked Spring Valley/Elmwood wrestling team topped St. Croix Central 63-9 in the Dunn-St. Croix Conference dual meet Tuesday in Hammond
SVE picked up four forfeit wins along with along pinfalls from Cruze Hurlburt at 120; Ryan Berg at 138; Trent Miller at 160; Ethan Hofacker at 195 and D.J. Wheeler at 285.
The Redbirds improved to 13-0 overall and clinched a tie for the D-SC title with a 3-0 record. They can wrap up a lone title tonight when they host Mondovi at Spring Valley beginning at 7 p.m.
Prescott dropped a 46-25 decision to No. 5 Amery in a rescheduled dual meet held at Prescott Middle School. PHS won four straight matches from wrestlers Alex Stuhl, Nick Opdahl, Bailey Langer and Troy Urman from 132-152 to take a 19-18 lead on the Warriors. But Amery won five of the remaining six matches, especially in the upper weights. Scoring a pinfall for the Cardinals was Sam Hoopingarner at 106. PHS still closes its regular season with winning records, 9-6 overall and 4-3 in the Middle Border Conference.