Scott wins title, Storm place fifth at Central

DeVaughn Scott
DeVaughn Scott

PELLA, Iowa — DeVaughn Scott won the 197-pound title, Noah Robinson took second at 184 pounds and a short-handed Simpson team placed fifth of 13 teams at the Central Under Armour Invitational on Saturday.

Scott breezed through the 197-pound bracket, pinning his first two opponents before earning a 12-6 decision over Hannibal-La Grange's Drew McCollum in the semifinals. Scott matched up with Central's Duncan Lee in the championship, taking home the title with a 10-5 win.

The title is the first of Scott's career, who's previous best was a third-place finish.

Robinson came up one-point shy of giving Simpson a second title on the day. He went 2-1 at 184 pounds, getting decisions over Corbin Folson and Wayne Sommerlot of Central to advance to the title. He lost a narrow 5-4 decision in the title match to Logan Moore of Morningside.

Meet Report
125 — Jacob Irwin, 2-2
141 — Alek Ziegler, 1-2
149 — Blake Bauer, 1-2
184 — Noah Robinson, 2-1, 2nd place
197 — DeVaughn Scott, 4-0, 1st place
197 — Sam Mathis, 1-2
285 — Damon Piatt, 0-2

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Saturday, Jan. 13 at the Matman Invitational