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Frenchtown leaps past Havre in latest Class A wrestling polls

Posted at 5:17 PM, Jan 24, 2019

SIDNEY — After finishing runner-up to top-ranked, defending champion Sidney at the Class A wrestling duals in Belgrade over the weekend, Frenchtown jumped past Havre High to No. 2 in the latest Class A wrestling polls.

Walker Dyer and Jake Bibler remain top-ranked at 113 and 120 pounds, respectively, while the Broncs also saw Landen Stewart second at 103 pounds and Tate Jones No. 3 at 182. Eli Warner was ranked No. 6 at 113.

Sidney has three individuals ranked No. 1 — Christian Dean at 138, Jace Winter at 152 and Trevor Dean at 170 — while Kaiden Cline, Jett Jones and Riley Waters are all ranked No. 2 in their classes. Winter replaced Belgrade’s John Mears, who had been No. 1 at 152 the majority of the season.

Other changes saw Glendive’s Keegan Mires vault to the top of the heavyweight division, while Columbia Falls’ Colten McPhee moved past Sidney’s Jones for the top spot at 182 pounds.

The latest Class A wrestling polls can be found below.

2018-2019 Class A wrestling poll (Jan. 24)

Team rankings

Miles City
Columbia Falls

Individual rankings

103 pounds — Mick Chagnon (Havre), Landen Stewart (Frenchtown), Riley Pleninger (Havre), Gavin Knutson (Polson), Nathan Sproul (Whitefish), Dalton Duncan (Hardin).

113 pounds — Walker Dyer (Frenchtown), Kaiden Cline (Sidney), Rene Pierre (Polson), Braxton Sheeler (Miles City), Ivan Lee (Laurel), Eli Warner (Frenchtown).

120 pounds — Jake Bibler (Frenchtown), Cameron Pleninger (Havre), Buddy Doolin (Libby), Jordan Darby (Sidney), Kedrick Baker (Polson), Jimmy Schmitt (Corvallis).

126 pounds — Cooper Birdwell (Lewistown), Dante Venema (Corvallis), Everett Jensen (Sidney), Maysn Cowell (Polson), Oden Currier (Belgrade), Trapper McAllister (Ronan).

132 pounds — Michael Golden (Hamilton), Damien Leidholt (Miles City), Aden Graves (Sidney), Zane Walchuck (Ronan), Zach Morrison (Libby), Carter Brown (Corvallis).

138 pounds — Christian Dean (Sidney), Lane Paulson (Havre), Kade Graves (Sidney), Tristan Davis (Corvallis), Adrian Garcia (Hamilton), Brendan Gill (Belgrade).

145 pounds — Martin Wilkie (Havre), Trey Thompson (Libby), Bridger Williams (Hamilton), Randon Weidow (Corvallis), Zander Burnison (Sidney), Kaid Campbell (Miles City).

152 pounds — Jace Winter (Sidney), Connor Harris (Havre), John Mears (Belgrade), Bridger Wenzel (Polson), Trevyn Nave (Lewistown), Cody Grace (Libby).

160 pounds — Cooper Hoffman (Dillon), Riley Waters (Sidney), Duane Otto (Lewistown), Conner Schwend (Hardin), Robert Bertelson (Whitefish), Noah Hurst (Hamilton).

170 pounds — Trevor Dean (Sidney), Hunter Frisch (Polson), Nelson Crisafulli (Glendive), Keaton Potter (Lewistown), Kevin Aiken (Belgrade), Lucas Thatcher (Columbia Falls).

182 pounds — Colten McPhee (Columbia Falls), Jett Jones (Sidney), Tate Jones (Frenchtown), Cameron Younger (Laurel), Logan Adler (Polson), Tommy Campbell (Browning).

205 pounds — Shane Gibson (Livingston), Jacob Freemon (Columbia Falls), Austin Ratliff (Havre), Tyler Harms (Miles City), Ryan Wyman (Sidney), Justin May (Ronan).

285 pounds — Keegan Mires (Glendive), Brody Skogen (Sidney), Taylor Gladeau (Columbia Falls), Wacey Zuback (Browning), Cody Miller (Frenchtown), Jasper Drake (Polson).