2/1-2 weekend prep scoreboard

Medford's Clay Bowe can't quite get the pin with this move, but he gets it later on in a big win over Lakeland's Xavier Burgess on his way to the 170-pound GNC championship Saturday afternoon. Photo by Matt Frey/The Star NewsMedford's Dane Higgins completes the takedown that gives him a 5-3 overtime win over Antigo's Ben Stimac and clinches his 132-pound championship Saturday. Photo by Matt Frey/The Star NewsThe Medford Raiders celebrate their success following Saturday's Great Northern Conference meet at Raider Hall. Photo by Matt Frey/The Star NewsCornell-Gilman's Sam Pickerign makes quick work of Cameron's Aiden Torok, pinning him in 55 seconds in the Lakeland Conference's 132-pound semifinal match. Pickerign went on to beat Landyn Johnson of the Luck Co-op 8-1 in the weight class's title bout. Photo by Matt Frey/The Star NewsCornell-Gilman's Spencer Kraus has no trouble with Turtle Lake-Clayton's Hunter Heintz, pinning him in 3:33 after building a 12-0 lead during their 160-pound Lakeland Conference semifinal. Kraus later beat Shell Lake's Cory Kidder 8-1 to win the conference title. Photo by Matt Frey/The Star NewsMedford's Isaac Dittrich is on his way to shattering his personal best in the 500-yard freestyle during Friday's GNC swim meet in Medford. Dittrich finished seventh in 6:33.16. Photo by Matt Frey/The Star NewsRaider senior Joey Kraemer had a breakthrough effort in the 100-yard backstroke, finishing seventh in a personal-best 1:11.93. Photo by Matt Frey/The Star NewsMedford's 400-yard freestyle team of (l. to r.) Joey Kraemer, Josh Fredrikson, Aaron Connelly and Matt Buchan enjoys some recognition on the 6th-place awards stand Friday night. Photo by Matt Frey/The Star News
Medford wins GNC wrestling championship

1. Medford, 370
2. Antigo, 350
3. Tomahawk, 335
4. Rhinelander, 283
5. Lakeland, 259
6. Mosinee, 187
Medford wins outright GNC championship
Medford’s conference champions: Dane Higgins (132), Andy Poetzl (138), Zeke Sigmund (145), Clay Bowe (170) and Jake Rau (220).
Next: WIAA Div. 2 Black River Falls-Lincoln regional, Feb. 9 at 10 a.m.

1. St. Croix Falls, 321
2. Shell Lake, 164
3. Cameron, 150
4. Unity, 124
5. Luck Co-op, 113.5
6. Flambeau, 98
7. Cornell-Gilman, 94
8. Clear Lake, 89
9. Bruce, 59
10. Turtle Lake-Clayton, 48
Cornell-Gilman’s conference champions: Sam Pickerign (132) and Spencer Kraus (160).
Next: WIAA Div. 3 Cadott regional, Feb. 9 at 10:30 a.m.

1. Rhinelander, 350
2. Tomahawk, 254
3. Lakeland, 241
4. Shawano, 218
5. Medford, 131
6. Antigo, 59
Medford’s 200-yard medley relay team and Matt Buchan in 500-yard freestyle place 5th. Aaron Connelly in 200-yard individual medley and 400-yard freestyle relay team place 6th.
Next: WIAA Div. 2 Rhinelander sectional at UW-SP, Feb. 9 at 1 p.m.

Friday, Feb. 1
#5 Tomahawk 8, #8 Medford 1

Saturday, Feb. 2, 7th-place game
#6 Mosinee 4, #8 Medford 3.
Next: Barron Co-op at Medford, Tuesday at 7 p.m.

Viroqua Co-op 6, Medford-Rib Lake 0.
Next: Northland Pines at Medford-Rib Lake, Monday at 6 p.m.

Mosinee 70, Medford 54
Next: Medford at Antigo, Monday at 7:15 p.m.

Auburndale 54, Rib Lake 51
Next: Flambeau at Rib Lake, Monday at 7:15 p.m.

Owen-Withee 67, Gilman 62
Next: Granton at Gilman, Tuesday at 6 p.m.

Auburndale 71, Rib Lake 28
Owen-Withee 62, Rib Lake 19
Next: Phillips at Rib Lake, Tuesday at 7:15 p.m.

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