Wolves Wrestling Takes Ninth at Ron Thon Tournament

Wolves Wrestling Takes Ninth at Ron Thon Tournament

GREEN RIVER– The Green River High School Wolves wrestling team competed at the Ron Thon Memorial Tournament this weekend, in which they finished in ninth place out of 41 teams.

Results

106

Clayson Mele (22-6) placed 3rd and scored 26.00 team points.

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  • Champ. Round 1 – Clayson Mele (Green River) 22-6 received a bye () (Bye)
  • Champ. Round 2 – Clayson Mele (Green River) 22-6 won by fall over Isaac Lopez (Cheyenne Central) 17-13 (Fall 2:44)
  • Quarterfinal – Cash Christensen (Rock Springs) 29-6 won by decision over Clayson Mele (Green River) 22-6 (Dec 8-4)
  • Cons. Round 4 – Clayson Mele (Green River) 22-6 won by fall over Keegan Meyer (Wheatland) 23-13 (Fall 1:35)
  • Cons. Round 5 – Clayson Mele (Green River) 22-6 won by fall over Brayden Andrews (Star Valley) 12-6 (Fall 3:24)
  • Cons. Semi – Clayson Mele (Green River) 22-6 won by fall over Haze Child (Star Valley) 23-8 (Fall 1:32)
  • 3rd Place Match – Clayson Mele (Green River) 22-6 won by fall over Jason Hoskins (Cheyenne East) 14-8 (Fall 3:00)



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106

Trea Fantin (11-10) place is unknown.

  • Champ. Round 1 – Trea Fantin (Green River) 11-10 received a bye () (Bye)
  • Champ. Round 2 – Gavin Mancini (Kelly Walsh) 20-15 won by decision over Trea Fantin (Green River) 11-10 (Dec 3-2)
  • Cons. Round 2 – Trea Fantin (Green River) 11-10 won by decision over Adam Roberts (Cheyenne Central) 10-16 (Dec 3-1)
  • Cons. Round 3 – Jeric Igo (Thunder Basin High School) 23-11 won by decision over Trea Fantin (Green River) 11-10 (Dec 5-4)



113

Kade Knezovich (21-10) placed 4th and scored 20.00 team points.

  • Champ. Round 1 – Kade Knezovich (Green River) 21-10 won by fall over Gerardo Lopez (Rawlins) 8-11 (Fall 5:10)
  • Champ. Round 2 – Kade Knezovich (Green River) 21-10 won by fall over Nena Sowers (Evanston) 14-17 (Fall 3:23)
  • Quarterfinal – Kade Knezovich (Green River) 21-10 won by decision over Spencer Angell (Star Valley) 13-6 (Dec 7-3)
  • Semifinal – Quinton Hecker (Lovell) 14-7 won by decision over Kade Knezovich (Green River) 21-10 (Dec 2-1)
  • Cons. Semi – Kade Knezovich (Green River) 21-10 won by fall over Devyn Mostellar (Kelly Walsh) 19-18 (Fall 4:01)
  • 3rd Place Match – Reese Osborne (Sheridan) 30-3 won by major decision over Kade Knezovich (Green River) 21-10 (MD 11-2)



113

Kade Flores (25-9) placed 5th.

  • Champ. Round 1 – Kade Flores (Green River) 25-9 received a bye () (Bye)
  • Champ. Round 2 – Logan Hoopes (Star Valley) 19-10 won by decision over Kade Flores (Green River) 25-9 (Dec 13-6)
  • Cons. Round 2 – Kade Flores (Green River) 25-9 won by fall over Baran Lechner (Thunder Basin High School) 13-13 (Fall 4:33)
  • Cons. Round 3 – Kade Flores (Green River) 25-9 won by fall over Isaac Sell (Laramie) 16-12 (Fall 3:44)
  • Cons. Round 4 – Kade Flores (Green River) 25-9 won by medical forfeit over Spencer Angell (Star Valley) 13-6 (M. For.)
  • Cons. Round 5 – Kade Flores (Green River) 25-9 won by fall over Lucas Robinett (Cheyenne East) 21-14 (Fall 3:00)
  • Cons. Semi – Reese Osborne (Sheridan) 30-3 won by decision over Kade Flores (Green River) 25-9 (Dec 6-1)
  • 5th Place Match – Kade Flores (Green River) 25-9 won by fall over Devyn Mostellar (Kelly Walsh) 19-18 (Fall 2:19)



120

Cody Price (10-9) place is unknown and scored 0.00 team points.

  • Champ. Round 1 – Michael Maddox (Powell) 18-15 won by decision over Cody Price (Green River) 10-9 (Dec 9-4)
  • Cons. Round 1 – Cody Price (Green River) 10-9 received a bye () (Bye)
  • Cons. Round 2 – Jace Palmer (Kelly Walsh) 20-4 won by tech fall over Cody Price (Green River) 10-9 (TF-1.5 4:55 (18-2))



126

Devon VanValkenburg (7-19) place is unknown and scored 0.00 team points.

  • Champ. Round 1 – Kendell Cummings (Evanston) 20-16 won by tech fall over Devon VanValkenburg (Green River) 7-19 (TF-1.5 5:30 (16-0))
  • Cons. Round 1 – Devon VanValkenburg (Green River) 7-19 received a bye () (Bye)
  • Cons. Round 2 – Rylee McCollum (Jackson Hole) 9-13 won by decision over Devon VanValkenburg (Green River) 7-19 (Dec 7-1)



132

Jacob Weipert (16-12) place is unknown and scored 1.00 team points.

  • Champ. Round 1 – Arsenio Lemus (Laramie) 28-10 won by major decision over Jacob Weipert (Green River) 16-12 (MD 11-2)
  • Cons. Round 1 – Jacob Weipert (Green River) 16-12 won by decision over Caleb Cook (Moorcroft) 14-12 (Dec 7-0)
  • Cons. Round 2 – Johnathan Vroman (Cheyenne Central) 15-13 won in sudden victory – 1 over Jacob Weipert (Green River) 16-12 (SV-1 4-2)



138

Nathan McCann (18-10) place is unknown and scored 4.00 team points.

  • Champ. Round 1 – Nathan McCann (Green River) 18-10 won by fall over Roman Zuniga (Sheridan) 2-11 (Fall 2:27)
  • Champ. Round 2 – Kaden Ewing (Douglas) 5-5 won by fall over Nathan McCann (Green River) 18-10 (Fall 2:12)
  • Cons. Round 2 – Addison Joshson (Cheyenne South) 7-9 won by injury default over Nathan McCann (Green River) 18-10 (Inj. 3:22)



145

Tanner Adam (10-7) place is unknown and scored 9.50 team points.

  • Champ. Round 1 – Tanner Adam (Green River) 10-7 won by fall over Hazen Walmsley (Douglas) 6-14 (Fall 1:32)
  • Champ. Round 2 – Tanner Adam (Green River) 10-7 won by tech fall over Wyatt Martinez (Rock Springs) 7-5 (TF-1.5 5:48 (17-2))
  • Quarterfinal – Ben Elmlinger (Buffalo) 20-3 won by decision over Tanner Adam (Green River) 10-7 (Dec 5-2)
  • Cons. Round 4 – Tanner Adam (Green River) 10-7 won by major decision over Caden Stoll (Mountain View) 15-15 (MD 10-2)
  • Cons. Round 5 – Koy Myers (Thermopolis) 20-9 won by decision over Tanner Adam (Green River) 10-7 (Dec 5-4)



145

Ira Dickinson (3-4) place is unknown.

  • Champ. Round 1 – Ira Dickinson (Green River) 3-4 received a bye () (Bye)
  • Champ. Round 2 – Luke Goncalves (Worland) 25-9 won by fall over Ira Dickinson (Green River) 3-4 (Fall 3:43)
  • Cons. Round 2 – Brenden Martin (Lyman) 2-2 won by injury default over Ira Dickinson (Green River) 3-4 (Inj. 0:00)



152

Chance Anderson (3-6) place is unknown and scored 3.00 team points.

  • Champ. Round 1 – Chance Anderson (Green River) 3-6 won in the ultimate tie breaker over Lowell Ellis (Kemmerer) 10-14 (UTB 2-1)
  • Champ. Round 2 – Brody Karhu (Powell) 33-9 won by tech fall over Chance Anderson (Green River) 3-6 (TF-1.5 5:35 (17-2))
  • Cons. Round 2 – Chance Anderson (Green River) 3-6 won by decision over Brian Nicholson (Cheyenne Central) 8-17 (Dec 4-3)
  • Cons. Round 3 – Kylar Hamilton (Mountain View) 19-16 won by major decision over Chance Anderson (Green River) 3-6 (MD 13-4)



160

Jon Ty Leininger (22-10) place is unknown and scored 4.00 team points.

  • Champ. Round 1 – Dan Beaudrie (Cody) 29-5 won by fall over Jon Ty Leininger (Green River) 22-10 (Fall 0:59)
  • Cons. Round 1 – Jon Ty Leininger (Green River) 22-10 received a bye () (Bye)
  • Cons. Round 2 – Jon Ty Leininger (Green River) 22-10 won by fall over Brayden Johnson (Cokeville) 25-8 (Fall 4:26)
  • Cons. Round 3 – Chase Dominguez (Torrington) 20-17 won by decision over Jon Ty Leininger (Green River) 22-10 (Dec 7-6)



170

Kaden Lloyd (13-11) place is unknown and scored 5.00 team points.

  • Champ. Round 1 – Kaden Lloyd (Green River) 13-11 received a bye () (Bye)
  • Champ. Round 2 – Kaden Lloyd (Green River) 13-11 won by major decision over Peyton Woffinden (Worland) 8-16 (MD 12-4)
  • Quarterfinal – Gunner Bartlett (Cheyenne East) 40-4 won by fall over Kaden Lloyd (Green River) 13-11 (Fall 0:17)
  • Cons. Round 4 – Josh Jones (Cody) 20-13 won by fall over Kaden Lloyd (Green River) 13-11 (Fall 4:54)



182

Payton Tucker (31-1) placed 1st and scored 30.00 team points.

  • Champ. Round 1 – Payton Tucker (Green River) 31-1 received a bye () (Bye)
  • Champ. Round 2 – Payton Tucker (Green River) 31-1 won by fall over Kerry Powell (Lovell) 23-9 (Fall 0:45)
  • Quarterfinal – Payton Tucker (Green River) 31-1 won by fall over JR Hofmann (Worland) 19-12 (Fall 1:28)
  • Semifinal – Payton Tucker (Green River) 31-1 won by fall over Ian Arnold (Glenrock) 32-7 (Fall 1:30)
  • 1st Place Match – Payton Tucker (Green River) 31-1 won by decision over Tucker Allison (Moorcroft) 27-5 (Dec 9-2)



195

Justin Rubalcaba (3-5) place is unknown and scored 0.00 team points.

  • Champ. Round 1 – Justin Rubalcaba (Green River) 3-5 received a bye () (Bye)
  • Champ. Round 2 – Dryden Menck (Lyman) 27-2 won by fall over Justin Rubalcaba (Green River) 3-5 (Fall 0:51)
  • Cons. Round 2 – Justin Rubalcaba (Green River) 3-5 received a bye () (Bye)
  • Cons. Round 3 – Ira Mickelson (Cody) 14-12 won by fall over Justin Rubalcaba (Green River) 3-5 (Fall 0:21)



220

James McCarter (14-14) place is unknown and scored 0.00 team points.

  • Champ. Round 1 – Tyson Condos (Mountain View) 17-13 won by decision over James McCarter (Green River) 14-14 (Dec 3-2)
  • Cons. Round 1 – James McCarter (Green River) 14-14 received a bye () (Bye)
  • Cons. Round 2 – Chris Morris (Moorcroft) 20-8 won by decision over James McCarter (Green River) 14-14 (Dec 3-2)


Team Scores

1. Thunder Basin High School 170.0

2. Star Valley 156.0

3. Kelly Walsh 146.5

4. Cheyenne East 145.5

5. Moorcroft 133.0

5. Rock Springs 133.0

7. Natrona County HS 130.0

8. Sheridan 106.5

9. Green River 102.5

10. Douglas 95.0

For the full list of team scores, click here.


Up Next

The Wolves will take on Evanston High School at a home dual on Wednesday, January 31, starting at 6:30 pm. This dual will also be Senior Night for the Wolves.