O'Connor wins 100th match of his VHS career The Vermillion High School wrestling team hosted Sioux Falls Washington in a dual match Feb. 6, and the highlight came with Ray O'Connor's 100th career win as a Tanager wrestler.
In the varsity heavyweight match, O'Connor won by decision over Cole Wingen, 3-2.
The varsity team score was Sioux Falls 55, Vermillion 12. Individual results were:
103 � Levi Rave (SFW) pinned Kyle Hubert 1:40; 119 � Chris Ernster (SFW) technical fall Craig Powell, 16-0; 125 � Brent Weidler (SFW) pinned Tyler Zimmerman 1:17; 130 � Ben Parsons (V) pinned Garrett Hansen 2:40;140 � Tyler Ohlenkamp (SFW) technical fall Josh Kyte, 16-1; 171 � Kellen Cusick (V) decision Austin Parks, 6-2; 189 � Cody Sauers (SFW) decision Brad Simons 13-8; Hwt. � O'Connor (V) decision Cole Wingen 3-2.
Varsity matches in the 112, 135, 145 152 and 160 weight classes were all forfeited to Sioux Falls Washington.
The Vermillion dual match record falls to 3-26 for the season, while Sioux Falls Washington upped their dual match record to 8-7 for the season.
In junior varsity, the team scores were Sioux Falls Washington 66, Vermillion 6. After forfeiting to Sioux Falls Washington in nine weight classes, individual results included: 103 � Kevin Brockmueller (SFW) pinned John Gregg 1:08; 112 � Jason Swift (SFW) pinned Bret Nielsen 0:24; 189 � Taylor Birgen (V) pinned Theo Mattick, 4:34.