Wrestling: Thunder lose to No. Milaca 39-28

The Zimmerman Thunder gave a ranked Milaca team a good battle before falling 39-28 on Thursday in Milaca. The  Thunder are 1-3 while Milaca, ranked No. 8 in Class 2A, improved to 13-5.

Thunder sophomore Austin May won 9-4 over Josh Otten (16-2) with a five-point move with :15 left at 170. Mitch Robinson, Trentin Milles and Mitch Gagne had pins, and Evan Carr and Hunter Smith (major) won decisions.

Next for Zimmerman is their invitational tournament on Saturday.

Milaca 39,  Zimmerman 28
106—Evan  Carr, Zim, dec. Jonathan Hal  11-6
113— Mitch Gagne, Zim, pinned Craig Santema 5:21
120— Hunter Noor, Mil, pinned Justin  Viktora  2:43
126— Trentin  Milless, Zim, pinned Keegan Swing 3:40
132— Hunter Smith, Zim, madec. Reece Sandberg 14-2
138— Logan Sahlstrom, Mil, techfal Tristen Pettitt  (5:13) 16-1
145—Jack Barsody, Mil, majdec Chase Rosby 16-5
152— Aaron Moscho, Mil, dec. Kaleb Kliever 10-3
160—Jorgen Erickson, Mil, pinned Kolton Wahl 1:20
170—Austin May, Zim, dec. Josh Otten 9-4
182— Austin Weidner, Mil, techfal Billy Johann (6:00) 16-1
195—Mitch  Robinson, Zim, pinned Jake Merten 1:55
220—Zach Peterson, Mil, majdec. Alex Collins 12-2
285—Brandon Merten, Mil, pinned Ben Jensen 0:44.