The Newman Comets and Morrison Mustangs wrestled to a 36-36 tie on Thursday in Sterling. The Comets were awarded the win on the first tiebreaker. Newman also beat Polo 42-37.
The Comets had four wrestlers win a pair of contested matches. Hunter Webb had a pair of pins at 113. Jake Snow (152) and Brady Rude (160) both won by pin against Polo and by technical fall against Morrison. Nyle Nestor had a pin at 285 against Polo, and beat Morrison's Jesse Lilly 2-1.
Morrison had two wins in contested matches. Joe Eads pinned J.D. Ackert in 1:05 at 106 pounds, and Tyler Todd pinned Noah Leffelman in 1:32 at 220. Eads won his match against Polo. The Mustangs took that dual 54-26.
Polo's Tim Cholke and Miguel Dominguez each won contested matches against the Comets.
Panthers split in Fulton: Erie-Prophetstown picked up a 52-24 win over the host Steamers, but fell to 1A power Mercer County 38-27. Fulton also lost to the Golden Eages, 53-24.
Josh Wheeler and Dylan Binion were the only double-winners in contested matches for the Panthers. Wheeler pinned Mercer County's Made Tracey in 3:08 at 138 pounds, and won an 11-2 major decision over Fulton's Aaron Field. Binion won 5-4 over Mercer County's Curtis VanWinkle at 152 pounds. He also pinned Fulton's Dustin Rowland in 1:17.
Geneseo 60, Sterling 6: The Warriors lost a NIB-12 West match to the No. 2-ranked team in Class 2A at Musgrove Fieldhouse.
Jaden Urrutia had the Warriors' lone points with a pin of Chase Boone in 4:30 at 113 pounds.
LaSalle-Peru 52, Dixon 21: The Dukes lost a NIB-12 West dual match to the Cavaliers in LaSalle-Peru. No results were submitted.
Oregon 3,659, Rockford Christian 3,281: A.J. Nordman rolled games of 240, 247 and 257 for a 744 series to lead the Hawks to a win over Rockford Christian at Town & Country Lanes in Mount Morris.
Jusitn Provo had the high game of 264. Provo added games of 225 and 202 for a 692 series. Joe Miranda also broke 600 with a series of 639.
Kirby Granite had a 609 series for Rockford Christian.
Dixon 3,142, Ottawa 2,695: The Duchesses kept rolling through the NIB-12 by sweeping all 10 points from the Pirates in Ottawa.
Ashley Currier had a big night with games of 213, 216 and 190 for a high series of 619. Margaret Thomas rolled a 536, and Emily Quaco had a 530.
Oregon 2,573, 2,260: Victoria Barnhart had the high game of 237 and the high series of 605 to lead the Hawks to a win at Town & Country Lanes in Mount Morris.
Tayla Smith added a series of 464 for the Hawks.
Jessica Lape led Rockford Christian with a 526.