U.S. Open Wrestling Championships - Greco-Roman and Women's Freestyle
Arlington, TX
December 15 - 17, 2011

Senior Greco-Roman Results
Team Score
Outstanding Wrestler – Justin Lester (U.S. Army), 74 kg/163 lbs.

Div. I Teams – 1. U.S. Army, 70 pts.; 2. New York AC, 24 pts.
Div. II Teams – 1. Sunkist Kids, 46 pts.; 2. Minnesota Storm, 39 pts.

Note: Top seven athletes qualify for U.S. Olympic Team Trials in Iowa City, Iowa, April 21-22, 2012.


Event Results
55 kg/121 lbs.
1st - Spenser Mango, Colorado Springs, Colo. (U.S. Army) dec. Jermaine Hodge, Colorado Springs, Colo. (U.S. Army), 1-0, 0-1, 1-0
3rd – Max Nowry, Wheeling, Ill. (New York AC/USOEC) dec. Nikko Triggas, Moraga, Calif. (New York AC), 1-0, 1-0
5th – Mike Fuenffinger, Hibbing, Minn. (Minnesota Storm) dec. Nathan Engel, Colorado Springs, Colo. (U.S. Army)
7th - Tyler Cox, Laramie, Wyo. (Gator WC) dec. Dmitry Ryabchinskiy, Brooklyn, N.Y. (New York AC)

60 kg/132 lbs.
1st - Joe Betterman, Colorado Springs, Colo. (Sunkist Kids) dec. Jeremiah Davis, Colorado Springs, Colo. (U.S. Army), 2-2, 1-0
3rd – Marco Lara, Colorado Springs, Colo. (U.S. Army) dec. Jesse Thielke, Germantown, Wis. (Sunkist Kids), 0-1, 3-2, 2-0
5th – Jamel Johnson, Greensboro, N.C. (YES Wrestling) dec. Donovan DePatto, Camp LeJeune, N.C. (U.S. Marines), 1-0, 0-1, 1-0
7th – Joey Denova, Fortson, Ga. (USOEC) dec. Julian Gunnels, Kansas City, Mo. (Warrior WC), 1-0, 3-0

66 kg/145.5 lbs.
1st - C.P. Schlatter, Minneapolis, Minn. (Minnesota Storm) pin Ben Sanchez, Colorado Springs, Colo. (New York AC), 1-0, 1:45
3rd – Glenn Garrison, Colorado Springs, Colo. (U.S. Army) dec. Josh Castellano, Wood Dale, Ill. (USOEC), 1-0, 4-1
5th – Zachary Lamano, Layton, Utah (Edge Hoboken) inj. dft. Joe Warren, Monument, Colo. (New York AC)
7th – John Cox, Hampstead, N.C. (U.S. Marines) pin Pat Smith, Minneapolis, Minn. (Minnesota Storm), 1:09

74 kg/163 lbs.
1st - Justin Lester, Colorado Springs, Colo. (U.S. Army) dec. Aaron Sieracki, Colorado Springs, Colo. (U.S. Army), 1-0, 3-0
3rd – Andrew Bisek, Colorado Springs, Colo. (Minnesota Storm) dec. Ben Provisor, Colorado Springs, Colo. (Sunkist Kids), 1-0, 3-0
5th – Tanner Andrews, North Aurora, Ill. (USOEC) dec. Timothy Bleau, Colorado Springs, Colo. (U.S. Army), 4-0, 1-0
7th – Jon Anderson, Colorado Springs, Colo. (U.S. Army) dec. Steve Forrest, Hubert, N.C. (U.S. Marines), 0-1, 1-0, 4-0

84 kg/185 lbs.
1st - Chas Betts, Colorado Springs, Colo. (Minnesota Storm) dec. Zac Nielsen, Zimmerman, Minn. (Minnesota Storm), 1-0, 1-0
3rd – Jordan Holm, Minneapolis, Minn. (Minnesota Storm) dec. Donald Simmons, Sneads Ferry, N.C. (U.S. Marines), 2-1, 1-0
5th – Peter Hicks, Colorado Springs, Colo. (U.S. Army) dec. Mark Stenberg, Lockport, Ill. (USOEC), 1-0, 5-0
7th – Cheney Haight, Orem, Utah (New York AC) dec. Travis Rutt, New Prague, Minn. (Minnesota Storm), 1-0, 0-1, 1-0

96 kg/211.5 lbs.
1st - R.C. Johnson, Colorado Springs, Colo. (Sunkist Kids) dec. Pete Gounaridis, Leominster, Mass. (Sunkist Kids), 1-0, 1-0
3rd – Jake Clark, Honolulu, Hawaii (Minnesota Storm) dec. Daren Burns, Greensboro, N.C. (YES Wrestling), 6-0, 0-2, 1-0
5th – Moises Hernandez, Camp LeJeune, N.C. (U.S. Marines) dec. Marcus Finau, Ewa Beach, Hawaii (New York AC/USOEC), 2-1, 2-0
7th – Kenyon Walsh, Boise, Idaho (New York AC) dec. Justin Millard, Colorado Springs, Colo. (U.S. Army), 0-1, 1-0, 1-0

120 kg/264.5 lbs.
1st - Dremiel Byers, Colorado Springs, Colo. (U.S. Army) dec. Brandon Rupp, Colorado Springs, Colo. (Sunkist Kids), 1-0, 1-0
3rd –Pete Kowalczuk, Colorado Springs, Colo. (Sunkist Kids) dec. Toby Erickson, East Helena, Montana (New York AC/USOEC), 1-0, 5-0
5th – Nikola Bogojevic, Superior, Wis. (Minnesota Storm) dec. Jake Kettler, Anoka, Minn. (Minnesota Storm), 0-2, 2-0, 1-0
7th – Joseph Sheffield, Camp LeJeune, N.C. (U.S. Marines) dec. Nicolas Severson, Hayfield, Minn. (Minnesota Storm), 1-0, 1-1