BROOKINGS, S.D. | Briar Cliff's Caleb Shanks went 4-2 on the day at 184 pounds to finish fifth at the Daktronics Open here Sunday.
He scored a 4-1 decision over Samuel Grove and pinned Iowa Central's Jesus Perez in 2:38 before downing Minnesota's Dylan Anderson 8-3. The win against Anderson reversed a 7-0 loss he suffered earlier in the day.
Shanks finished his day with victory over Augustana's Austin Ward by forfeit to take fifth.
Zach Davis also had a solid day going 3-2 at 165. He posted a 5-1 victory over Nebraska's Dalton Peters and a pin in 4:06 over teammate Collin Campbell. He closed his day with a 6-0 victory.
BVU OPENS SEASON: The Buena Vista wrestling team had several placers at the Wisconsin Platteville Super 8 Invite on Saturday.
Shane Vaughan had the best result as he finished as the runner-up at 165 pounds falling to Loras' Eddie Smith in the championship match 7-3.
Riley Altenburg downed Loras' Noah Hughes-Reilly 4-0 to take third at 141.
Schuyler Spurrier took foruth at 133 as he dopped a 7-3 decision to Platteville's Chase Katzenmeyer in the third-place match.
Collin Stillson was eighth at 149.