The class 2A top ranked West Delaware wrestling team will open the new season tonight on the road against 2nd ranked in class 3A Waverly-Shell Rock. The Hawks and their nine ranked wrestlers enter the season after their second straight class 2A state dual title back in February, while the Go-Hawks come in as the class 3A state dual runner-up from last season and will send eight ranked wrestlers to the mat in the dual.
The teams had two meetings last season as they opened the season at the Seedorff Gymnasium as the Hawks battled back and won the final three matches to win the dual 42-27. The second dual came in the championship bracket at the Battle of Waterloo which the Hawks won 37-30.
Tonight’s dual gets underway at 6:00 with the JV with the varsity to follow at around 7:15 and can be heard on KMCH with Roger Reed and Jamie Vaske.
Other Area Duals:
West Delaware JV, Ed-Co, and Postville @ Central Elkader
North Linn, Vinton-Shellsburg, and CP-U @ Beckman
Anamosa, Monticello, and Camanche @ Durant
Cascade and Bellevue @ Regina