The Geneseo wrestling team earned a dual match victory against Rochelle and split a pair of matches at the Naperville Central Quad.

The Geneseo wrestling team earned a dual match victory against Rochelle and split a pair of matches at the Naperville Central Quad.

Geneseo at Rochelle

The Maple Leafs foiled their Northern Illinois Big 12 foes 45-27, in Rochelle, on Dec. 21.

Geneseo won 5-of-11 contested matches including four pins to help swing the match in their favor.

The Maple Leafs’ Billy Blaser won the 285-pound match by pin in 2:28, and Luke Henkhaus finished the 120-pound match with a pin in 2:31.

Geneseo’s Logan Tuggle won the 132-pound match with a pin in 4:20, and Josh Decker won the final match of the night with a pin in 5:02 to take the 160-pound match.

The Maple Leafs’ Joe Stohl won the 220-pound match by decision 6-4.

Naperville Central Quad

Geneseo tallied a win against West Chicago and fell against Naperville Central, on Dec. 28.

Geneseo won 8-of-10 matches to defeat West Chicago, 66-8.

The Maple Leafs’ Clay DeBaillie won the 113-pound match by pin in 3:20, and Henkhaus earned a victory in the 126-pound match in 5:57.

Tuggle nabbed a win at the 132-pound match by pin in 1:21, and Augie Schmitt earned a win by decision at 138 pounds, and Jack Morrell nabbed a first-period pin at 152 pounds in 1:23.

GHS’ Stohl earned a 7-2 win by decision at 220 pounds, and Blaser won by pin in 1:06 at 285 pounds.

Against Naperville Central, Geneseo was defeated 50-18.

The Maple Leafs’ Blaser earned a pin in 43 seconds to win the 285-pound match, and Morrell won the 152-pound match with a pin in 55 seconds.

Heath Henderson won the 170-pound match by pin in 2:27.

The Maple Leafs will start the New Year by hosting LaSalle-Peru at home on Thursday, Jan. 4 at 5:30 p.m.