Edmond North Wins Nine Matches to Prevail Over Yukon

After picking up a tech-fall win from Charles Floyd in the 160 match, Edmond North set the tone for the evening en route to a 44-25 win.  Edmond North believes their practices and schedule up to this point will allow them to shine during the rest of the season.

Edmond North’s Charles Floyd takes on Yukon’s Beau Batcheller in 160 pound match during a high school wrestling dual between Edmond North and Yukon on January 4, 2018. Photo by Michael Mayberry/Defining Moment

“We set up the first half of our season very, very tough,” Edmond North head coach Andy Schneider said.  “We say that our guys are battle tested.”

Edmond North head coach Andy Schneider encourages Walker Brown in 170 pound match during a high school wrestling dual between Edmond North and Yukon on January 4, 2018. Photo by Michael Mayberry/Defining Moment

After dealing with multiple injuries, Edmond North’s Walker Brown defeated Yukon’s Waylon Heger 8-6 in the 170 match, with Schneider arguing this to be his greatest win to date.

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Edmond North’s Nick Steward takes on Yukon’s Ashton Aldridge in 285 pound match during a high school wrestling dual between Edmond North and Yukon on January 4, 2018. Photo by Michael Mayberry/Defining Moment

Following three straight pin fall victories by Edmond North after Brown’s win, Yukon was able to get on the board thanks Ashton Aldridge.

Cooper Mahaffey picked up another win for Yukon in the 106 match.

Full results from the dual:

  • 106 – Yukon’s Preston Mahaffey majors Edmond North’s Owen Taylor 12-0
  • 113 – Yukon’s Studd Morris wins via forfeit
  • 120 – Edmond North’s Grayson Sebourn defeats Yukon Steven Cook via pin-fall
  • 126 – Edmond North’s Trent Higginbotham defeats Kylon Burgert, 5-0
  • 132 –  Yukon’s Wallace Tilley defeats’s Edmond North’s Jackson Feist via pin-fall
  • 138 – Edmond North’s Brett Pinkston defeats Caleb Moore 13-8
  • 145 – Yukon’s Jaxen Gillmore defeats Edmond North’s Anthony Des Vigne via pin-fall
  • 152 – Edmond North’s Kruz Simons defeats Yukon’s Cody Johnson via pin-fall
  • 160 – Edmond North’s Charles Floyd defeats Yukon’s Beau Batcheller via tech fall
  • 170 –  Edmond North’s Walker Brown defeats Yukon’s Waylon Heger 8-6
  • 182 – Edmond North’s Noah Hooks defeats Yukon’s William Bailey via pin-fall
  • 195 – Edmond North’s Jake McCoy defeats Yukon’s Corbin Gordon via pin-fall
  • 220 – Edmond North’s Blake Minnick defeats Yukon’s Aaron Wolf via pin-fall
  • 285 – Yukon’s Ashton Aldridge defeats Edmond North’s Nick Steward 3-1

Want to see more?  We’ve got photos from this game available here.