MINERAL POINT – Mineral Point bounced back from their loss to Iowa-Grant in a big way by routing Darlington 70-9, and Boscobel, 71-0, in a pair of SWAL matches at MPHS on Thursday, Dec. 22.
The Pointers (5-4 overall, 2-1 in SWAL) won 12 of the 14 weight classes in their victory over the Redbirds (0-4, 1-4), then swept all the matches against the Bulldogs (5-3, 2-2) to regain their mojo after a tough 31-28 loss to Iowa-Grant on Dec. 16.
Senior Bo Brunkow pinned Ross Siegenthaler in 4:56 in the 132-pound match and senior Richie Ubersox powered his way to a 6-1 decision over Nate Cody at 195 for the two Darlington victories.
The Pointers registered eight pins, a major decision and three forfeit wins in the other matches against the ‘Birds.
Darlington will participate in the annual Evansville Invitational at EHS on Thursday, Dec. 29, starting at 9:30 a.m.
Mineral Point 70, Darlington 9
Individual Results: 160-pounds – Rose, MP, won by forfeit; 170- Webber pinned Tyler Brunkow, D, 1:22; 182- Chubb pinned Tyler Black, D, 2:49; 195- Richie Ubersox, D, dec. Nate Cody, 6-1; 220- Schmit pinned Zach Wolf, D, 2:35; 285- Steffes pinned Hayden Black, D, 2:36; 106- Suddeth, MP, won by forfeit; 113- Walrack, MP, won by forfeit; 120- Mewis pinned Kyrin Halvorson, D, 1:11; 126- Riley pinned Michael Sinclair, D, :44; 132- Bo Brunkow, D, pinned Siegenthaler, 4:56; 138- Pickel pinned Jordan Wang, D, 1:42; 145- Bertram major dec. Brady McDaniel, D, 11-0; 152- Tibbits pinned Scott McDaniel, D, 1:41.
At Mineral Point HS, on Thursday, Dec. 22