Louisville Leopards at Minerva Lions Wrestling Results

Blake Robbins Louisville Leopards Wrestling Vs. Minerva Lions 2016-2017

Louisville 36, Minerva 27

Grove Appliance Alliance Ohio AdThe Louisville Leopards Varsity Wrestling Team earned a 36-27 road victory over the host Minerva Lions Thursday Night at Minerva High School. With the victory, Louisville improves to 3-2 overall and remains unbeaten in the NBC at 3-0.

The Leopards continued their domination in the lighter weight classes and built a 20-3 advantage through the 138 match. The Lions rallied back on a 21-6 string of their own to cut the Louisville lead to 26-24 with three weight classes to go. The Leopards answered back as Zach Thatcher earned a convincing 14-1 major decision in the 195 match and Blake Robbins clinched the Leopard victory by pinning his opponent at the 4:08 mark of the 220 matchup. 

Louisville Leopards Light Blue Hoodie Established 1924 - Beatty's Sports Fall 2017Earlier, Jax Leonard (152) had the only other pin to help lead Louisville. Garett Lautzenheiser (106) and Ryan Jakubiak (113) each won by technical fall 17-2 to start off the competition for the Leopards. Davin Rhoads (126) also picked up a 17-5 major decision for Louisville. Other LHS players winning by decision included Carter Mickley (132) and Daniel Kennedy (138). 

Middle School: Louisville 54, Minerva 31

UP NEXT: The Leopards will next compete at the Top Gun Tournament held at Alliance High School on Friday, January 12 and Saturday, January 13. Then they will return home for an NBC showdown with the Carrollton Warriors on Thursday, January 18. 

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Varsity Results


106 Lautzenheiser, Garett (Louisville) defeated Norris, Jacob (Minerva (Minerva)) === {Tech Fall 17-2} (Score: 5-0)
113 Jakubiak, Ryan (Louisville) defeated Decker, Drake (Minerva (Minerva)) === {Tech Fall 17-2} (Score: 10-0)
120 Chaddock, Luke (Minerva (Minerva)) defeated Vanicek, Logan (Louisville) === {Dec 6 – 5} (Score: 10-3)
126 Rhoads, Davin (Louisville) defeated Mueller, Ethan (Minerva (Minerva)) === {Maj Dec 17-5}(Score: 14-3)
132 Mickley, Carter (Louisville) defeated Smith, Nolan (Minerva (Minerva)) === {Dec 9 – 2} (Score: 17-3)
138 Kennedy, Daniel (Louisville) defeated Hertel, Evan (Minerva (Minerva)) === {Dec 3 – 2} (Score: 20-3)
145 Church, David (Minerva (Minerva)) defeated Thompson, Jordan (Louisville) === {Fall 3:32} (Score: 20-9)
152 Leonard, Jax (Louisville) defeated Fritz, Connor (Minerva (Minerva)) === {Fall 2:51} (Score: 26-9)
160 Vasilliu, A.J. (Minerva (Minerva)) defeated Fehn, Vince (Louisville) === {Fall 1:56} (Score: 26-15)
170 Chaddock, Jay (Minerva (Minerva)) defeated Spitaleri, JD (Louisville) === {Fall 0:19} (Score: 26-21)
182 George, Kaleb (Minerva (Minerva)) defeated Paulus, Brent (Louisville) === {Dec 10 – 6} (Score: 26-24)
195 Thatcher, Zach (Louisville) defeated Williams, Logan (Minerva (Minerva)) === {Maj Dec 14-1} (Score: 30-24)
220 Robbins, Blake (Louisville) defeated Burress, Jarrett (Minerva (Minerva)) === {Fall 4:08} (Score: 36-24)
285 Kattler, Travis (Minerva (Minerva)) defeated Brendle, Riley (Louisville) === {Dec 3 – 1 (OT)} (Score: 36-27)

Records: Louisville 3-2, 3-0


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