The Kodiak wrestling team opened the season with a second place at the Peninsula Duals on Saturday at Nikiski High School.

Kodiak fell to Northern Lights Conference powerhouse Colony 39-37 in the finals.

The Bears’ Andrew Caballa (103), Eddy Burris (112), Francic Llorente (119), Wilber Cruz (125) and Pearson Brodie (140) all won by pin fall.

David Castonguay and Branden Canete also picked up victories.

Kodiak defeated West Anchorage 57-24, Dillingham 42-37 and Bethel 39-33 to reach the finals.

On Thursday, Kodiak defeated Dillingham 39-37 and on Friday, Kodiak beat Kotzebue 39-33 and lost to Nikiski 37-35.

This Friday Kodiak travels to the Lancer Smith Tournament in Palmer.

Peninsula Duals

Championship dual

COLONY 39, KODIAK 37

103 — Andrew Caballa, Kod, p. Donovan Ellibee, Col, 1:04; 112 — Eddy Burris, Kod, p. Bradley Aga, Col, 1:25; 119 — Francis Llorente, Kod, p. Ben Boss, Col, 1:12; 125 — Wilber Cruz, Kod, p. Brooks Simmons, Col, 1:09; 130 — Ryan Ertz, Col, p. Peter Pletnikoff, Kod, 2:40; 135 — Luke Faulkner, Col, p. Miles Wilson, Kod, :42; 140 — Pearson Brodie, Kod, p. Oscar Nergusson, Col, 1:45; 145 — Branden Canete, m.d., Avery Smith, Col, 16-4; 152 — Kyle Boss, Col, m.d., Reuben Ivanoff, Kod, 12-1; 160 — David Castonguay, Kod, dec. Nate Wolfe, Col, 8-6; 171 — Nate Such, Col, p. Connor Murphy, Kod, :39; 189 — Quace Wright, Col, t.f. Thomas Long, Kod, 28-13; 215 — Ty Farber, Col, p. Tucker Bigley, Kod, 1:55; 285 — Renn Wright, Col, p. Leo Sega, Kod, :42.

KODIAK 57, WEST

ANCHORAGE 24

103 — Andrew Caballa, Kod, won by forfeit; 112 — Eddy Burris, Kod, p. Kathryn Treder, West, 1:29; 119 — Francis Llorente, Kod, p. Dajan Treder, West, 1:39; 125 — Mike Huck, West, p. Wilber Cruz, Kod, 3:04; 130 — Peter Pletnikoff, Kod, p. Randi Magsayo, West, 1:25; 135 — Leroy Elliott, West, p. Ryan Lennon, Kod, 3:59; 145 — Branden Canete, Kod, p. Steve Hammill, West, 3:13; 152 — Reuben Ivanoff, Kod, dec. Pedro Pena, West, 15-13; 160 — David Castonguay, Kod, p. Andrew Hardinman, West, :24; 171 — Levi Kvasnikoff, West, Connor Murphy, Kod, 1:58; 189 — Charlie Johnson, Kod, p. Marlone Delao, West, 1:08; 215 — Tucker Bigley, Kod, p. Ryan Hallstrom, West, :24; 285 — Bien Metcalfe, West, p. Leo Sega, Kod, 3:33.

KODIAK 42, DILLINGHAM 37

103 — Andrew Caballa, Kod, won by forfeit; 112 — Eddy Burris, Kod, p. Shawn Gardiner, Dil, 1:21; 119 — Jarred Miller, Dil, p. Francis Llorente, Kod, 1:40; 125 — Wilber Cruz, Kod, p. Jeremy Olson, Dil, 1:47; 130 — Dennis Wilson, Dil, p. Peter Pletnikoff, Kod, 1:52; 135 — Cade Schagel, Dil, dec. Michael Wilson, Kod, 4-3; 140 — Pearson Brodie, Kod, p. Basil Tilden, Dil, 3:14; 145 — Branden Canete, Kod, won by forfeit; 152 — Clayton Rolf, Dil, dec. Reuben Ivanoff, Kod, 14-6; 160 — David Castonguay, Kod, p. Sonny Flensburg, Dil, 3:13; 171 — John VanDeventer, Dil, p. Connor Murphy, Kod, :22; 189 — Daniel Johanson, Dil, p. Charlie Johnson, Kod, 3:21; 215 — Evan Brandon, Dil, p. Tucker Bigley, Kod, :35; 285 — Leo Sega, Kod, won by forfeit.

KODIAK 39. BETHEL 33

103 — Andrew Caballa, Kod, p. Evan Dyment, Bet, 4:12; 112 — Zach Pleasant, Bet, P. Eddy Burris, Kod, :35; 119 — Francis Llorente, Kod, dec. Shawn Paul, Bet, 9-3; 125 — Wilber Cruz, Kod, dec. Theodore Naneng, Bet, 12-10 OT; 130 — Seth O’Brien, Bet, p. Peter Pletnikoff, Kod, 4:38; 135 — Mario Kugo, Beth, p. Miles Wilson, Kod, 1:37; 140 — Pearson Brodie, Kod, dec. Brayton Lieb, Bet, 3-0; 145 — Trevour Chavez, Bet, dec. Branden Canete, Kod, 9-3; 152 — Joe Lie, Bet, p. Reuben Ivanoff, Kod, 3:18; 160 —Kei Houser, Kod, won by forfeit; 171 — David Castonguay, Kod, p. Timothy Michaels, Bet, 3:29; 189 — Charlie Johnson, Kod, p. Derek Nelson, Bet, 3:07; 215 — Timothy Robb, Bet, p. Tucker Bigley, Kod, 1:51; 285 —Leo Sega, Kod, p. Sleppy, Bet.

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