Cowboy wrestlers open season with two dual wins
Defeat NCC rival Iowa Falls-Alden
The Clarion-Goldfield-Dows wrestling team opened their season in the usual way, winning both ends of a double dual with Iowa Falls-Alden and Central Springs.
They defeated the Cadets 49-26, with pins by Lucas Lienemann (120), Brady Brott (145), Logan Nelson (152) and Ryan Anderson (182). Elliott Ahrens (195) scored an 11-3 major decision, with Mitch Gambrill (285) taking a 9-4 win over his man. Three other Cowboys won by forfeit.
The red and black defeated the Panthers 45-27, with falls recorded by Taylor Lehman (138), Brott, Nelson and Gambrill. Nelson had the fastest fall in just 1:56. Joel Haberman (132) won a 2-0 decision, Jordan Lee a 6-3 victory and Anderson a 2-1 squeeker. Two others won by forfeit.
The team will take on both Humboldt and Algona this Thursday in Humboldt, then participate in the Aplington-Parkersburg Tournament on Saturday.
Read the full article in the Dec. 12 edition of the WCM.