HS Wrestling: West Delaware, Independence Set To Compete At State Duals

The West Delaware and Independence  wrestling teams will compete in the class 2A state dual tournament starting at 9:00 this morning at the Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines. The top seeded and defending state champion Hawks, who have 12 individuals wrestling in the individual tournament starting on Thursday will take on the 8th seed Humboldt who qualified three wrestlers in the first round. The winner of that dual will face the winner of 4th seeded Osage and the 5th seed Davenport Assumption. Independence enters as the two seed in the tournament and have four individuals in the state meet and will take on 7th seeded Winterset in the first round as the Huskies sent five wrestlers to the individual meet.

Coverage of the state duals will get underway at 8:50 with Roger Reed, Jamie Vaske, and 2007 West Delaware state champion Zach McCool. You can also follow along with match-by-match results on our state wrestling coverage page at our website KMCH.com.