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Breakthrough crowns: Martishev, Spurgeon collect Class 1-2-3A championships

Voznesenka's Joe Martishev pointed to the rafters and ran toward his coach, giving him a sweaty...Ryan Baxter, Cra, major dec. Mario Kugo, Bet, 8-0; 140 -- Joe Martishev, Voz, dec. Michael Ace, Val, 5-2; 145 -- Kaden Spurgeon...
Small-school wrestlers await state spotlight

...has a tough task ahead of him if he should become only the second Voznesenka grappler to earn a state title, after Joe Martishev broke through for the Cougars in 2011. Last weekend, Kalugin claimed his first region championship after finishing...
Nikiski takes Spruill Tournament: Voznesenka's Martishev nabs most outstanding wrestler award

...Voznesenka and Soldotna. The most outstanding wrestler was Joe Martishev of Voznesenka. Wrestlers participated in three rounds...Falkner, Ken, 1-2; Devan Berry, Nik, 1-2; Joe Martishev, Voz, 2-1; Kovy Harbick, Nik, 1-2; Adam Agosti...
Nikiski takes Denali-Kachemak championship

...won 7-6 over Voznesenka's Joe Martishev for a third-place finish. Tyler...first round. Voznesenka Cougars Joe Martishev (135) took fourth at regions...Corey Green, Nik, dec. Joe Martishev, Voz, 7-6; 140 -- Brandon...
Bulldogs are back: Resurgent program set to host state this year go to work instead. Senior Zenon Martushev placed fourth at state last season to lead the team. Fellow senior Joe Martishev was fifth at state two seasons ago, and last year made state but did not place. Other returning state qualifiers...
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...David Martushev, Voz; 7. Tanner Payment, Nik; 8. Stephen Hartley, Nik. 140 -- 1. Tyler Peek, Nik; 2. Joe Martishev, Voz; 3. Dusty Poole, Sol; 4. Nick Markowitz, Sew; 5. Mason Kimber, Cor; 6. Adam Agosti, Ken; 7. Kenneth...
Bulldogs keep crown

...David Martishev (135) and Julian Polushkin (215). Joe Martishev and Dennis Martishev both qualified for state at 140...major dec. Justyn Pattee, Hut, 14-3; 140 -- Joe Martishev, Voz, won by forfeit over Dennis Martishev, Voz...
Seward, Nikiski could make history: Programs are among favorites in newly aligned conference

...have counted, the hybrid effort would have been unbeaten. That shows something about Voznesenka's talent. Junior Joe Martishev leads the team after placing fifth in the state last year at 140. Martishev was named the most outstanding wrestler...
Area wrestlers chase state berths

...the size of Montana and, man, they can fight." Voznesenka will send three brothers -- David Martishev (135), Joe Martishev (140) and Dennis Martishev (145) -- as well as Zenonvei Martushoff (152) and Zenon Martushev, who is ranked...
Nikiski ready to host state: Bulldogs look for extra push from home mats

...said. "But we're going to have to wrestle our best." The Cougars of Voznesenka are sending six athletes, led by Joe Martishev at 135, David Martishev at 140 and Julian Polushkin at 215. They were runner-ups at the conference tournament and...


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