Mitchell Mesenbrink knocked off Armenian Hayk Papikyan 6-3 in the junior world semifinals to make the finals.
Final Score- Mesenbrink VPO1 Papikyan 6-3
Mesenbrink put on the shot clock, he is not able to score and Papikyan takes a 1-0 lead with 1:10 left in the first period.
Papikyan holds the 1-0 lead heading into the break.
Shot from Papikyan and stuff by Mesenbrink. Papikyan build up and turns over to collect the takedown and has a 3-0 lead with 2:30 to go in the bout.
Snap to ankle from Mesenbrink and he chases it down for the takedown to cut the deficit to one.
Snap double from Mesenbrink to take the lead 4-3 with 1:50 left in the match.
Misdirection single from Mesenbrink and he doubles off for yet another takedown and leads 6-3 with 55 seconds left in the match.
Mesenbrink evades successfully for the last 30 seconds and the match concludes 6-3 advancing Mesenbrink into the world finals