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Haidon Allen returns, St. Helens wrestling fifth at Tigard Tournament

DeWitt, Bowen, Allen, Silva, Beisley, Albertson and Olmedo make top six


ST. HELENS HIGH SCHOOL -      Haidon Allen is back.

The seventh-ranked 132-pound junior, sidelined with a broken leg since St. Helens’ football state playoff run, took 9-5 revenge on Milwaukie senior Matthew Lee for third at 138 pounds at the Tigard Tournament on Saturday, Jan. 23.

Lee had pinned Allen in 3:21 as the host Mustangs took Thursday, Jan. 21’s Class 5A District 1 meet 57-15.

Allen was fifth at 126 at the Class 5A State Championships last year.

John DeWitt, Michael Bowen, Jose Silva, Colton Beisley, Colton Albertson and Miguel Olmedo also made top-six finishes in Tigard.

DeWitt was second at 113 after falling to Class 5A Corvallis sophomore Bayarmagnai Oktar in 1:08 in the championship match.

Bowen, ranked third at 138, was second at 132 after yielding with injury to Class 6A second-ranked Forest Grove senior Matthew Johnson.

Beisley was second at 145 as he fell 7-3 to Class 6A 10th-ranked Southridge senior Jack Chimenti.

Albertson was second at 285 as he fell by pin to Class 6A second-ranked Aloha senior Cortez Rodelo.

Olmedo pinned Aloha junior Cole Rainey for third at 285.

Silva, ranked eighth at 132, was fifth as he pinned Aloha sophomore Joshua Rudnick.

The Lions came up fifth with 148 points.

Aloha, ranked seventh in Class 6A, won the tournament with 385 points. Class 6A Forest Grove was second with 228 points, and Class 6A Southridge was third with 225 points.

At Milwaukie on Thursday, Bowen pinned sophomore Romario Ramirez in :21 at 132, Beisley beat junior Juvoni Penn-Harris 2-1 at 145 and Albertson pinned freshman Obermars Martinez in 1:18 at 285.

St. Helens headed into a conference match against seventh-ranked Sandy on Thursday, the results of which were unavailable at press time.

The Lions are scheduled to wrestle at Liberty at 7 p.m. on Feb. 4, and at fourth-ranked Hillsboro at 7 p.m. on Feb. 11.

The Class 5A District 1 Tournament begins at 2 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 19, at Hillsboro High.

St. Helens took third to Sandy and Hillsboro at the district tournament last year.

Milwaukie 57, St. Helens 15

106: Jacob Ashley, M, pinned Joseph Austin, 1:26; 113: Jarrett Graff, M, won by forfeit; 120: Double forfeit; 126: Bryant Smith, M, def. Elias fields, 10-9; 132: Michael Bowen, SH, pinned Romario Ramirez, :21; 138: Matthew Lee, M, pinned Haidon Allen, 3:21; 145: Colton Beisley, SH, def. Juvoni Penn-Harris, 2-1; 152: Mikel Bremner, M, pinned Logan Carter, 5:39; 160: Jon Snyder, M, pinned Cole Benshoff, 1:12; 170: Mountain Witzel, M, pinned Geoff Thompson, 3:01; 182: Andy Montes, M, won by forfeit; 195: Chazz Amundson, M, pinned James Poland, 5:51; 220: Noah Ramirez, M, won by forfeit; 285: Colton Albertson, SH, pinned Obermars Martinez, 1:18).

Tigard Tournament

St. Helens results

106: Trevor Johnson

Round 1: Corbin Rupe (Aloha) pinned Trevor Johnson; Consolation round 1: Trevor Johnson (St. Helens) received a bye; Consolation round 2: Jose Carrasco (Tigard) pinned Trevor Johnson, 1:17.

106: Joseph Austin

Round 1: Rolando Orozco (Forest Grove) pinned Joseph Austin, :28; Consolation round 1: Joseph Austin received a bye; Consolation round 2: Killian Ryan (Tigard) won by fall over Joseph Austin, 3:29.

113: John DeWitt

Round 1: John DeWitt received a bye; Quarterfinal: John DeWitt pinned Griffin Crabtree (Forest Grove), 1:40; Semifinal: John DeWitt def. Christian Avalos, major decision, 13-2; First-place match: Bayarmagnai Oktar (Corvallis) pinned John DeWitt, 1:08.

120: Levi Clark

Round 1: Johnathan Grasser (Tigard) pinned Levi Clark, :50; Consolation round 1: Levi Clark received a bye; Consolation round 2: Josef Weber (Oregon City) pinned Levi Clark, 3:36.

138: Haidon Allen

Round 1: Haidon Allen def. Jake Hickey (Milwaukie), major decision, 11-0; Quarterfinal: Haidon Allen pinned Tony Richter (Oregon City), 5:52; Semifinal: Matthew Daines (Aloha) def. Haidon Allen, sudden victory, 9-4; Third-place match: Haidon Allen def. Matthew Lee (Milwaukie), 9-5.

132: William Webb

Round 1: William Webb pinned Erica Mendoza (McKay), :40; Quarterfinal: Manual Alvarez (Aloha) pinned William Webb, :36; Consolation round 2: Romario Ramirez (Milwaukie) pinned William Webb, :48.

132: Michael Bowen

Round 1: Michael Bowen pinned Henry Villarreal (Oregon City), :26; Quarterfinal: Michael Bowen pinned Joshua Rudnick (Aloha), 1:18; Semifinal: Michael Bowen pinned Maya Guerra (Forest Grove), 5:29; First-place match: Matthew Johnson (Forest Grove) def. Michael Bowen, injury.

132: Jose Silva

Round 1: Jose Silva pinned Marco Lopez (Southridge); Quarterfinal: Matthew Johnson (Forest Grove) def. Jose Silva, major decision, 9-1; Round 2: Jose Silva pinned Serrano Patrick (Corvallis), :39; Consolation semifinal: Jose Silva pinned Romario Ramirez (Milwaukie), 1:41; Fifth-place match: Jose Silva pinned Joshua Rudnick (Aloha).

145: Colton Beisley

Round 1: Colton Beisley won by fall over Jordan Lundstrom (Tigard), 1:03; Quarterfinal: Colton Beisley pinned Joshua Ashbrook (Aloha), 1:18; Semifinal: Colton Beisley def. Juvoni Penn-Harris (Milwaukie), 4-2; First-place match: Jack Chimenti (Southridge) def. Colton Beisley, 7-3.

152: Logan Carter

Round 1: Parker Kuntz (Tigard) def. Logan Carter, major decision, 9-1; Consolation round 1: Logan Carter pinned Ali Farhoud (Southridge), :34; Consolation round 2: Norberto Lopez (Forest Grove) def. Logan Carter, 5-2.

160: Cody Leanna

Round 1: Carter Dennis (Tigard) pinned Cody Leanna, 3:17; Cons. Round 1: Vinny Pederson (Milwaukie) pinned Cody Leanna, 2:55.

160: Rachawn Lee

Round 1: Jesus Conrique (Milwaukie) def. Rachawn Lee, major deicision, 10-1; Consolation round 1: Cesar Lemus (Aloha) pinned Rachawn Lee, :29.

170: Andrew Barber

Round 1: Mike Walworth (Southridge) pinned Andrew Barber, :43; Consolation Round 1: Andrew Barber received a bye; Consolation round 2: Luis Vargas (Aloha) def. Andrew Barber, technical fall, 15-0.

220: Jose Olmedo

Round 1: Jesus Jimanez (Oregon City) pinned Jose Olmedo, 2:37; Consolation round 1: Noah Ramirez (Milwaukie) pinned Jose Olmedo, :16.

285: Colton Albertson

Round 1: Colton Albertson pinned Joshua Hall (McKay), :35; Quarterfinal: Colton Albertson pinned Alam Castro (Forest Grove), 1:20; Semifinal: Colton Albertson def. Cole Rainey (Aloha), 5-1; First-place match: Cortez Rodelo (Aloha) pinned Colton Albertson.

285: Miguel Olmedo

Round 1: Miguel Olmedo pinned Mason Hiram (Southridge), :37; Quarterfinal: Miguel Olmedo pinned Jackson Kniebuehler (Oregon City), 1:47; Semifinal: Cortez Rodelo (Aloha) pinned Miguel Olmedo, 5:53; Third-place match: Miguel Olmedo pinned Cole Rainey (Aloha).

Team scores

1. Aloha 385.0

2. Forest Grove 228.0

3. Southridge 225.0

4. Milwaukie 210.5

5. St. Helens 148.0

6. Oregon City 144.0

7. Tigard 130.0

8. McKay 85.0

9. Corvallis 60.5