COUNCIL BLUFFS - NIACC's third-ranked Austin Anderly advanced to Friday night's quarterfinals at 141 pounds with a 19-5 major decision victory over Camden's Jason Groff at the NJCAA national wrestling tournament.
Anderly, who earned all-American honors as a freshman with a 5th-place finish, faces Northeast Oklahoma's top-ranked Cody Karstetter in the quarterfinals that start at 6:15 p.m. Friday.
At 157, Jackson dropped a 8-4 decision Highline's Liam Corbett.
At 165, Faught dropped a narrow 3-2 decision to Clackamas' Dillon Ulrey.
At 285 pounds, Northeast Oklahoma's Brian Andrews edged Sidhu, 4-3.
Mark Gonzales stayed alive in the consolation bracket at 125 pounds with a pair of wins. Gonzales pinned Minnesota West's Hser Eh Pwae in 1:12 and topped Iowa Central's Kevin Radcliff, 8-4.
Jackson also stayed alive in the consolation bracket with a 8-7 win over Spartanburg's Brandon Harris at 157 pounds.
Sidhu picked up a fall over Triton's Christopher Colvin in 3:15 to stay alive in the consolation bracket at 285 pounds.
Rodriguez, Faught, Askew and Sheppard were eliminated from the tournament with losses in the consolation bracket.
NJCAA national wrestling tournament results
Benny Gomez (Muskegon) pinned Mark Gonzales, 2:20.
Kenny Astle (Western Wyoming) major dec. Robert Rodriguez, 13-2.
Noah Jackson (N) dec. Alfred Daniel (RCTC), 7-3.
Ryan Faught (N) dec. Augustus Siaway (Ridgewater), 2-1.
Dylan Reel (Clackamas) dec. Tavion Askew, 8-5.
Zeke Silva (NE Oklahoma) major dec. Sedrak Sheppard, 16-7.
Jimsher Sidhu (N) pinned Mark Fischer (Rowan), 5:38.
Austin Anderly (N) major dec. Jason Groff (Camden), 19-5.
Liam Corbett (Highline) dec. Jackson, 8-4.
Dillon Ulrey (Clackamas) dec. Faught, 3-2.
Brian Andrews (NE Oklahoma) dec. Sidhu, 4-3.
Gonzales pinned Hser Eh Pwae (Minnesota West), 1:12.
Rodriguez dec. Wilyande Bell (Lincoln), 16-9.
Askew received a bye.
Sedrak Sheppard won by medical forfeit over Aaron Corralez (Harper).
Gonzales dec. Kevin Radcliff (Iowa Central), 8-4.
John Reina (Niagara) major dec. Rodriguez, 15-5.
Jackson dec. Brandon Harris (Spartanburg), 8-7.
Antonio LaRocca (Nassau) dec. Faught, 8-4.
Matt Hebel (Western Wyoming) tech. fall Askew, 22-7.
Tim Young (Ellsworth) dec. Sheppard, 3-0.
Sidhu pinned Christopher Colvin (Triton), 3:15.