By Jamie Vaske-Sports Broadcaster/Reporter:
The West Delaaware Hawk wrestlers will be back in action again Saturday as they host the first 1st annual Bob Murphy Invitational, although there are only 5 teams in this year’s field, Coach Jeff Voss says with a young team they need to get as many matches in as they can early in the season.
Coverage of the meet will be live on KMCH with Jamie and Roger starting at 11 am Saturday after the first Coaches Corner program of the winter sports season.
Wrestling results from Thursday 12/5:
In a battle of defending state champions, Lisbon’s Carter Happel drew first blood, defeating Alburnett’s two-time state champion Hunter Washburn, 7-3, last night at Alburnett. Despite the loss by one of their leaders, the Class 1A top-ranked Pirates won the dual, 54-24. Other score from the quadrangular:
Alburnett 60 North-Linn 13
Alburnett 66 North-Linn 13
Alburnett 72 Starmont 12
Western Dubuque 72 Benton Community 6
Western Dubuque 55 Benton Community 19
Western Dubuque 55 Benton Community 18