The Jones Brothers Tournament is a tournament to honor two Iowa State Wrestlers, Ron and Don. The tournament began in Iowa Falls-Alden high school wrestling tournament and debuted in 2008. For years Don coached the Iowa Falls middle school team and Ron went 15 seasons as head coach of the Iowa Falls High School wrestling program.

Ron was a member of Iowa State’s 1965 NCAA team title squad,and a two-time All-American at 130 pounds.

Here’s a link to a story about Ron in an interview given by his brother Don.

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Mike Betterton (12-2) placed 1st and scored 26.0 team points.

  • Quarterfinal – Mike Betterton (Vinton-Shellsburg) 12-2 received a bye () (Bye)
  • Semifinal – Mike Betterton (Vinton-Shellsburg) 12-2 received a bye () (Bye)
  • 1st Place Match – Mike Betterton (Vinton-Shellsburg) 12-2 won by fall over Nate Dumbaugh (Nevada) 6-7 (Fall 2:48)

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Damon Swenson (1-2) placed 5th.

  • Quarterfinal – Cade Hardy (North Butler-Clarksville) 9-3 won by decision over Damon Swenson (Vinton-Shellsburg) 1-2 (Dec 9-5)
  • Cons. Round 1 – Damon Swenson (Vinton-Shellsburg) 1-2 received a bye () (Bye)
  • Cons. Semi – Bryce Radeke (Vinton-Shellsburg) 9-6 won by decision over Damon Swenson (Vinton-Shellsburg) 1-2 (Dec 5-3)
  • 5th Place Match – Damon Swenson (Vinton-Shellsburg) 1-2 won by fall over Smithson Rementon (Iowa Valley) 4-7 (Fall 2:24)

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Bryce Radeke (9-6) placed 3rd and scored 16.0 team points.

  • Quarterfinal – Bryce Radeke (Vinton-Shellsburg) 9-6 won by fall over Drew Furst (Garner-Hayfield/Ventura) 8-9 (Fall 1:55)
  • Semifinal – Jacob Vawter (West Marshall) 11-5 won by fall over Bryce Radeke (Vinton-Shellsburg) 9-6 (Fall 1:52)
  • Cons. Semi – Bryce Radeke (Vinton-Shellsburg) 9-6 won by decision over Damon Swenson (Vinton-Shellsburg) 1-2 (Dec 5-3)
  • 3rd Place Match – Bryce Radeke (Vinton-Shellsburg) 9-6 won by fall over Drew Furst (Garner-
  • Hayfield/Ventura) 8-9 (Fall 1:36)

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Brady Ortner (8-7) placed 3rd and scored 12.0 team points.

  • Quarterfinal – Brady Ortner (Vinton-Shellsburg) 8-7 received a bye () (Bye)
  • Semifinal – Bryce Trees (North Butler-Clarksville) 14-0 won by major decision over Brady Ortner (Vinton-Shellsburg) 8-7 (MD 11-1)
  • Cons. Semi – Brady Ortner (Vinton-Shellsburg) 8-7 won by fall over Cael Pfantz (West Marshall) 1-6 (Fall 3:09)
  • 3rd Place Match – Brady Ortner (Vinton-Shellsburg) 8-7 won by decision over Cade Hanson (Newman Catholic) 9-8 (Dec 6-0)

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Bryce Laton (7-10) placed 4th and scored 14.0 team points.

  • Quarterfinal – Bryce Laton (Vinton-Shellsburg) 7-10 won by fall over Brandon Galkin (Garner-Hayfield/Ventura) 2-7 (Fall 2:34)
  • Semifinal – Jacob McBride (Newman Catholic) 17-0 won by fall over Bryce Laton (Vinton-Shellsburg) 7-10 (Fall 1:11)
  • Cons. Semi – Bryce Laton (Vinton-Shellsburg) 7-10 won by fall over Nicholas Hocamp (Iowa Valley) 5-9 (Fall 2:51)
  • 3rd Place Match – Trevor Brinkman (North Butler-Clarksville) 11-3 won by fall over Bryce Laton (Vinton-Shellsburg) 7-10 (Fall 5:17)

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Brock Radeke (13-2) placed 1st and scored 24.0 team points.

  • Quarterfinal – Brock Radeke (Vinton-Shellsburg) 13-2 won by fall over Drayden Marchant (Iowa Falls-Alden) 1-8 (Fall 0:56)
  • Semifinal – Brock Radeke (Vinton-Shellsburg) 13-2 won by fall over Grant Nason (West Marshall) 9-4 (Fall 5:25)
  • 1st Place Match – Brock Radeke (Vinton-Shellsburg) 13-2 won by decision over George Schmit (Newman Catholic) 13-4 (Dec 6-1)

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Luke Radeke (14-1) placed 1st and scored 23.0 team points.

  • Quarterfinal – Luke Radeke (Vinton-Shellsburg) 14-1 won by fall over Luke Brown (Garner-Hayfield/Ventura) 8-10 (Fall 4:41)
  • Semifinal – Luke Radeke (Vinton-Shellsburg) 14-1 won by major decision over Gavin Patterson (Iowa Valley) 10-5 (MD 15-2)
  • 1st Place Match – Luke Radeke (Vinton-Shellsburg) 14-1 won by decision over Riley Burke (Iowa Falls-Alden) 16-3 (Dec 7-2)

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Scott Betterton (12-2) placed 1st and scored 26.0 team points.

  • Quarterfinal – Scott Betterton (Vinton-Shellsburg) 12-2 won by fall over Holden Hensley (Newman Catholic) 2-12 (Fall 3:05)
  • Semifinal – Scott Betterton (Vinton-Shellsburg) 12-2 won by fall over Cael Kline (West Marshall) 8-4 (Fall 1:07)
  • 1st Place Match – Scott Betterton (Vinton-Shellsburg) 12-2 won by fall over Jaedon Probasco (Montezuma) 12-3 (Fall 3:17)

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Chris King (5-10) placed 5th and scored 10.0 team points.

  • Quarterfinal – McKade Eisentrager (Iowa Falls-Alden) 17-1 won by tech fall over Chris King (Vinton-Shellsburg) 5-10 (TF-1.5 5:28 (19-4))
  • Cons. Round 1 – Chris King (Vinton-Shellsburg) 5-10 won by fall over Luke Pinnick (West Marshall) 2-6 (Fall 1:56)
  • Cons. Semi – Tyler Nielsen (Garner-Hayfield/Ventura) 5-2 won by fall over Chris King (Vinton-Shellsburg) 5-10 (Fall 1:32)
  • 5th Place Match – Chris King (Vinton-Shellsburg) 5-10 won by fall over Logan Allison (Newman Catholic) 4-13 (Fall 2:11)