Five Panthers Earn All-MRC, Jackson Stauffacher Co-MVP
Thursday, March 16, 2017 8:51 AM
Five members of the Scott West wrestling team were named to the 2016-17 All-Minnesota River Conference team. They are Parker Huss, Justin Stauffacher, Ben Alexander, Tyler Shackle and Jackson Stauffacher, the latter of whom was also selected co-MRC Most Valuable Wrestler along with Mason Rutt of Tri-City United and Wallace Michels of Norwood Young America.
Calvin Menke was Scott West’s honorable mention selection.
Michael May of Le Sueur-Henderson was named MRC Coach of the Year.
Like Scott West, LS-H had five wrestlers named All-Conference, while Sibley East had four and Tri-City United three. NYA had one.
Huss, a senior 138-pounder, nailed down his second All-MRC selection as he went 4-0 during the conference season. He is the son of Robert and Jodi Huss.
Justin Stauffacher, a sophomore 120-pounder, is a first-time All-MRC performer. He went 4-0 in the conference action and is the son of Jerold and Kathi Stauffacher.
Alexander, a senior heavyweight, earned his first All-MRC wrestling honor by going 4-0. He is the son of Sherry Alexander.
Shackle, a sophomore 126-pounder, became a two-time All-MRC wrestler with a 3-1 record in MRC action this season. He is the son of Troy and Pam Shackle.
Jackson Stauffacher, a junior 132-pounder, is now a four-time All-MRC performer. He went 4-0 in MRC action this season and is the son of Jerold and Kathi Stauffacher. He was named MRC co-Most Valuable Wrestler.
Tommy Wentzlaff, a junior 138-pounder, is a first-time All-Conference wrestler.
Mason Voight, a senior 145-pounder, is a two-time All-Conference wrestler.
Dayne Morton, a junior 113-pounder, is a two-time All-Conference wrestler..
Tanner Pasvogel, a senior 132-pounder, is a three-time All-Conference wrestler.
Nick Johnson, a sophomore 106-pounder, is a three-year letter winner.
Justin Kopet, a junior 132-pounder, is a four-year letter winner.
Mason Rutt, a senior 170-pounder, was a five-year letter winner and is a 2016-17 co-MRC Most Valuable Wrestler.
Luke Wilson, a senior 160-pounder, is a two-time All-MRC selection.
Chris Healy, a senior 145-pounder, is a first-time All-Conference selection.
Trenten Rogich, a senior 220-pounder, was a two-time All-Conference selection.
Keon Naranjo, a senior 113-pounder, is a first-time All-MRC selection.
Jorge Hernandez, a sophomore 120-pounder, is a first-time All-MRC selection.
Norwood Young America
Wallace Michels, a senior 152-pounder, is a two-time All-Conference selection and was named co-Most Valuable Wrestler.
So. Calvin Menke SW
Sr. Cody Voight SE
Jr. Tucker Colling LSH
Jr. Zach Mikel TCU
So. Same Meeker NYA