A team of senior all-stars from across the United States dominated those from the state of Illinois on Saturday evening in an exhibition match conducted by Wrestling USA Magazine, and held just outside of Chicago at Lyons Township High School in LaGrange, Ill.
The dual meet started at 220 pounds, and concluded with a No. 1 vs. No. 2 showdown at 195 pounds, as the matches were wrestled in weight class order with the exception of there being no 106 pound match on the card. Below were the results.
United States 45 Illinois 6
220: No. 2 Wyatt Hendrickson (Newton, Kansas) pin No. 6 Jacob Bullock (Cahokia)
285: No. 6 Lewis Fernandes (Voorhees, N.J.) pin Aydin Guttridge (Rockford East)
113: Logan Ashton (Buford, Ga.) decision Michael Leveille (Marist) 2-0
120: No. 3 (at 126) Eric Barnett (Hortonville, Wis.) decision No. 7 Noah Surtin (Edwardsville) 4-2
126: No. 13 Anthony Molton (Lockport) decision No. 7 Sammy Alvarez (St. Joseph Montvale, N.J.) 7-3
132: No. 3 (at 138) Ridge Lovett (Post Falls, Idaho) decision Domenic Zaccone (Stagg) 3-2, overtime
138: No. 6 (at 132) Connor McGonagle (Timberlane, N.H.) decison Justin Benjamin (St. Charles East) 5-0
145: No. 4 Kevon Davenport (Detroit Catholic Central, Mich.) pin No. 20 Nick Termini (Burlington Central)
152: No. 5 Jake Stiles (Montini Catholic) decision No. 4 Sam Dover (St. Edward, Ohio) 4-2, overtime
160: No. 5 Matthew Olguin (Buchanan, Calif.) decision Jared Head (Washington) 2-1
170: No. 8 Edmond Ruth (Susquehanna Township, Pa.) technical fall Quinlan Nelson (Wheaton North) 22-7
182: No. 20 Cade King (Owatonna, Minn.) major decision Sherman Dixon (Shepard)
195: No. 1 Jacob Cardenas (Bergen Catholic, N.J.) decision No. 2 Peter Christensen (Montini Catholic) 6-4