Posts Tagged ‘Berthoud Spartans’
By Michael Hicks Special to the Recorder Online DENVER -- Maybe it wasn’t the medal that they wanted, but for Robbie Workman, Alex Sadlo, Casey Couch and J.T. Pickert it’s a building block for next season. The four Berthoud underclassmen placed in the top six of their respective weight classes -- Sadlo and Couch finished fifth while Workman and Pickert took sixth -- Saturday in the 4A state wrestling championships at the Pepsi Center. The end result wasn’t the championship medal that ... Full Story
By Michael Hicks Special to the Recorder Online DENVER -- It was eerily similar. Earlier Friday, Alex Sadlo, nearly pinned in the first period, overcame a five-point deficit to pin Fort Lupton’s Matt Ornelas to advance to the semifinals of the 4A state wrestling championships at the Pepsi Center. Unfortunately that’s where the similarities ended. Sadlo, needing a late move against Falcon’s Richie Bailey to reach his first state final the Berthoud junior almost had it. Then Bailey rolled ... Full Story
By Michael Hicks DENVER -- Alex Sadlo, nearly pinned in the first period, overcame an early 5-0 deficit to pin Fort Lupton’s Matt Omelas in the second period of Friday’s 4A state wrestling quarterfinals at the Pepsi Center to advance to tonight’s state semifinals at 135 pounds. Fate wasn’t so much on the side of his Berthoud teammates. Robbie Workman, at 130 pounds, battled back from being down 7-3 in the third period to force overtime but lost to Wheat Ridge’s Nick Swanson 9-7 in ... Full Story
The Spartan boys opened the first quarter with 30 points and Greeley West never recovered. Led by Shane Hart’s 36 points and Joel Maly’s 21 points and 9 rebounds (team total 30) the Berthoud Spartans (12-11-0) beat the Greely West Spartans (14-9-0) by the score of 81-64. Box Score Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 Final Berthoud 30 ... Full Story
By Michael Hicks Special to the Recorder Online DENVER -- Maybe it’s just in a day’s work, but Robbie Workman made his opening match in the 4A state wrestling championships Thursday night at the Pepsi Center look way too easy. So did Alex Sadlo and Marcus Lucero. Shoot, Casey Couch and J.T. Pickert didn’t do too bad, either. All five Berthoud wrestlers that Scott Pickert bought to this year’s championship advanced to today’s quarterfinals. The Spartans finished the first day ... Full Story
After trailing for much of the game, the Berthoud girls pulled out a win this evening by besting the Sterling Tigers 38 -35. The Tigers controlled the tip and scored quickly. Amy Loberg came right back and tied the score. The next four minutes was all Sterling as they ran their score to 9 while Berthoud was unable to find the hoop. The Tiger defense kept Berthoud passing the ball outside the circle and the few shots Berthoud did take bounced off the rim. Amy Ekart made her first basket of the ... Full Story
Box Score Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 Final Berthoud 6 13 20 12 51 Northridge 12 14 18 21 65 Joel Mally 12 5/8 29, Shane Hart 6 0/0 14, Zach Ruebesam 2 0/0 5, Michael Nienaber 1 0/0 2, Mark Mathiesen 0 1/2 1. The boys will play again Thursday night at Greeley West.
The first half was a defensive battle and low scoring game. Neither team seemed to be able to work the ball into scoring position and the few shots that were attempted missed their mark. The first score did not come until 4:47 had elapsed in the first quarter when Fossil Ridge sank a 3-point goal. Berthoud’s first score came with 2:57 remaining on a free throw by Kacey Fagler. Julia Perry evened the score at 3-3 with one minute to go. In the final minute of the period, the Saber Cats ... Full Story
By Denise Schump The Berthoud Wrestling team took third place in the 4A region 1, 17 team, regional tournament held on Friday and Saturday at Greeley Central High School. Windsor chalked up the most team points (222.5), with Greeley West (185) coming in second, and Berthoud close behind with 172. After all the dust settled, five Spartan grapplers are heading off to battle it out at the Pepsi Center in the Annual State Wrestling tournament. Robbie Workman (130) and Alex Sadlo (135) came into ... Full Story
Box Score Berthoud 15 - 5 - 11 - 8 39 Sterling 18 - 18 - 15 - 15 66 Shane Hart led the team scoring with 16 points Mark Mathiesen led in rebounds (6), steals (2) and blocks (2). Greg Hutchins led in assists with 3. Carlson 0 0-0 0. Neinber 0 0-0 0. Santos 0 0-0 0, Mathiesen 3 0-0 9, Ruebesam 1 0-0 2, Hutchins 0 0-0 0, Hart 5 4-4 16, Maly 4 4-4 12.