Coed Varsity Wrestling, Varsity Wrestling · School Record 4 Tiger Wrestlers Place at State Tournament


  Place Points
Delano High School 1st 0

The Tiger wrestlers competed at the MSHSL State Tournament on Friday and Saturday at the Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul. The Tigers had four wrestlers competing and all four finished on the podium, placing in the top 6 of their weight class.

Reier Sjomeling placed 6th at 120 and finished with a season record of 25-9
Carson Tschudi placed 5th at 132 and finished with a season record of 37-6
Tanner Kroells placed 5th at 145 and finished with a season record of 34-4
Edward Hajas placed 3rd at 220 and finished with a season record of 34-5

This marks a school record in Delano history as the most state placewinners in a single season. The Tigers had 3 placewinners in 2018 (Steven Hajas, Tanner Kroells, and Reier Sjomeling); and they had 3 placewinners in 2017 (Steven Hajas, Tanner Kroells, Tucker Sjomeling).

Full results:

MSHSL State Championships Results for Delano
120AA
Reier Sjomeling (25-9) placed 6th and scored 0.0 team points.

Champ. Round 1 – Reier Sjomeling (Delano) 25-9 won by decision over Eddie Simes (Litchfield) 31-11 (Dec 3-2)
Quarterfinal – Jaxson Rohman (Fairmont-Martin County West) 47-4 won by major decision over Reier Sjomeling (Delano) 25-9 (MD 21-8)
Cons. Round 1 – Reier Sjomeling (Delano) 25-9 won by major decision over Michael Loger (Totino-Grace) 25-24 (MD 13-2)
Cons. Round 2 – Reier Sjomeling (Delano) 25-9 won by fall over Hunter Wilsey (Mahtomedi) 32-15 (Fall 3:38)
Cons. Semi – Robby Horsman (Kasson-Mantorville) 35-11 won by major decision over Reier Sjomeling (Delano) 25-9 (MD 10-1)
5th Place Match – Rocco Visci (Big Lake) 25-7 won by fall over Reier Sjomeling (Delano) 25-9 (Fall 5:31)
132AA
Carson Tschudi (37-6) placed 5th and scored 0.0 team points.

Champ. Round 1 – Carson Tschudi (Delano) 37-6 won by fall over Bryce Erkenbrack (Totino-Grace) 24-22 (Fall 1:11)
Quarterfinal – Carson Tschudi (Delano) 37-6 won by decision over Cade Lundeen (Thief River Falls) 49-2 (Dec 4-3)
Semifinal – Ryan Sokol (Simley) 51-0 won by tech fall over Carson Tschudi (Delano) 37-6 (TF-1.5 3:26 (23-8))
Cons. Semi – Leighton Rach (Perham) 39-11 won by decision over Carson Tschudi (Delano) 37-6 (Dec 6-2)
5th Place Match – Carson Tschudi (Delano) 37-6 won by injury default over Jake FitzPatrick (Mahtomedi) 45-7 (Inj. 0:00)
145AA
Tanner Kroells (34-4) placed 5th and scored 0.0 team points.

Champ. Round 1 – Tanner Kroells (Delano) 34-4 won by major decision over William Jaeger (Totino-Grace) 33-20 (MD 10-1)
Quarterfinal – Tanner Kroells (Delano) 34-4 won by major decision over Jake Davis (Thief River Falls) 46-7 (MD 13-2)
Semifinal – Carlos Ruffo (Kasson-Mantorville) 22-5 won by decision over Tanner Kroells (Delano) 34-4 (Dec 11-9)
Cons. Semi – Sean Howk (New Ulm Area) 45-3 won by decision over Tanner Kroells (Delano) 34-4 (Dec 6-3)
5th Place Match – Tanner Kroells (Delano) 34-4 won by decision over Tucker Gifferson (Hutchinson) 29-8 (Dec 4-1)
220AA
Edward Hajas (34-5) placed 3rd and scored 0.0 team points.

Champ. Round 1 – Edward Hajas (Delano) 34-5 won by fall over Justin Matson (Pine City-Hinckley-Finlayson) 22-14 (Fall 3:51)
Quarterfinal – Edward Hajas (Delano) 34-5 won in sudden victory – 1 over Dawson Kellogg (Perham) 45-6 (SV-1 5-3)
Semifinal – Danny Striggow (Orono) 50-2 won by major decision over Edward Hajas (Delano) 34-5 (MD 8-0)
Cons. Semi – Edward Hajas (Delano) 34-5 won by decision over Brayden Weber (Becker) 38-8 (Dec 5-2)
3rd Place Match – Edward Hajas (Delano) 34-5 won in sudden victory – 1 over Dawson Kellogg (Perham) 45-6 (SV-1 3-1)