No. 13 NIACC tops No. 11 RCTC, 36-12

ROCHESTER, Minn. - The No. 13 NIACC wrestling team picked up its first dual meet win of the season with a 36-12 win over No. 11 RCTC on Wednesday.

NIACC (1-4 in duals) won seven of the eight contested matches.

At 157 pounds, NIACC's fifth-ranked Noah Jackson (9-4) pinned third-ranked Alfred Daniel in the third period.

At 197 pounds, NIACC's Sedrak Sheppard (6-7) took a 4-2 decision from RCTC's third-ranked Mason Hawkins.

The Trojans also picked up wins from Robert Rodriguez, Ryan Faught, Isaiah Martinez, Chris Briscoe and Jimsher Sidhu.

Notes: Sidhu improved his career record to 20-10 ... Faught has a career record of 19-21 ... Sheppard has a career record of 16-19.

NIACC returns to action Jan. 17 at No. 3 Ellsworth.

NIACC 36, RCTC 12

125 - Mark Gonzales (N) won by forfeit; 133 - Noah Bauer (R) pinned Arie Reyes; 141 - Parker Huss (R) won by forfeit; 149 - Robert Rodriguez (N) pinned Tyrik Sann; 157 - Noah Jackson (N) pinned Alfred Daniel.

165 - Ryan Faught (N) major dec. Jesse Hanson, 13-5; 174 - Isaiah Martinez (N) major dec. Alex LaPierre; 184 - Chris Briscoe (N) maor dec. Darrell Noble, 11-5; 197 - Sedrak Sheppard (N) dec. Mason Hawkins, 4-2; 285 - Jimsher Sidhu (N) dec. Tanner Welsh, 11-7.

2017-18 NIACC records

Name                                       Weight           Record

Austin Anderly                           141                  2-0

Zach Andrews                           141                  1-4

Chris Briscoe                            184                  3-2

Marshawn Bunch                      285                  1-4

Ryan Faught                            165                  9-4

Julian Giustiniano                     157                  2-4

Mark Gonzales                         125                  1-3

Ravonn Gregory                       174                  0-5

Noah Jackson                           157                  9-4

Jaylen Lee                               184                  4-7

Nick Lemmon                          149                  0-4

Isaiah Martinez                       149                  2-2

Randy Maynes                        157                  0-4

Quinn Murphy                        157                  1-5

Arie Reyes                            133                   0-9

Robert Rodriguez                   149                  7-5

Jesse Sanchez                       157                  0-2

Sedrak Sheppard                   197                  6-7

Jimsher Sidhu                       285                   7-5