The Mountlake Terrace Hawks were tripped up by the red-hot Shorewood Thunderbirds 46-31 in a Wesco League wrestling dual held Thursday at Mountlake Terrace High School.
The Hawks won five individual contested matches, three by pinfall, but couldn’t keep pace with the T-Birds; Shorewood picked up six victories in contested matches to earn the team triumph.
For Terrace, pinfall wins were secured by Arun Khou in the 138-pound bout, Jordan Simms at 160-pound, and Reyne Mack at 195-pound. Pedro Hernandez (126-pound) and Jaice Jones (182-pound) also grabbed individual match victories on Thursday.
Simms’ win over the T-Birds’ Mark Yamane was the most dramatic of the night for the Hawks; Simms was behind in points 9-4 when he turned the tables and pinned Yamana 26 seconds into the second period of their 160-pound match.
For Shorewood, Thursday’s win was the team’s third-in-a-row in Wesco League South Conference competition.
Prep Wrestling: Shorewood at Mountlake Terrace, Jan. 11
Shorewood 46 – Mountlake Terrace 31
106 — Tommy Tran (Mountlake Terrace) won by forfeit
113 — Kai Layton (Shorewood) won by forfeit
120 — Nick Lotz (Shorewood) defeated Tyler Ekse (Mountlake Terrace) by major decision, 20-7
126 — Pedro Hernandez (Mountlake Terrace) defeated Curt Tanaka (Shorewood) 7-4
132 — Kody Carpenter (Shorewood) defeated Patrick Milam (Mountlake Terrace) by pinfall, 5:50
138 — Arun Khou (Mountlake Terrace) defeated Devin Leach (Shorewood) by pinfall, 3:26
145 — Alex Olivera (Shorewood) defeated Connor Lefsky (Mountlake Terrace) by pinfall, 1:21
152 — Cole Becker (Shorewood) defeated Dylan Breuer (Mountlake Terrace) by pinfall, 3:51
160 — Jordan Simms (Mountlake Terrace) defeated Mark Yamane (Shorewood) by pinfall, 2:34
170 — Eddie Soloman (Shorewood) defeated Edward Dodgin (Mountlake Terrace) by pinfall, :16
182 — Jaice Jones (Mountlake Terrace) defeated Hendrik Wirthwein (Shorewood) by major decision, 17-5
195 — Reyne Mack (Mountlake Terrace) defeated Philip Ball (Shorewood) by pinfall, 3:07
220 — Taejin Thongdee (Shorewood) defeated Devon Lohr (Mountlake Terrace) by pinfall, 2:55
285 — Luke Hohenstein (Shorewood) won by forfeit
Team Records (dual matches): Mountlake Terrace 0-2 in 2A/3A Wesco League South Conference, 1-5 overall; Shorewood 2-0 in 2A/3A Wesco League South Conference, 3-1 overall
Mountlake Terrace next match: at Bainbridge Island Invite, Saturday, Jan. 13, 9:30 a.m. at Bainbridge High School
–By Doug Petrowski