Raiders News · Wrestling team off to a 3-3 start

The Varsity wrestling team opened up their season last week at Daleville, but couldn’t overcome the 3 forfiets they were giving up falling to Daleville 48-33.  Picking up wins in the first meet of the year were… William Fiechter at 145 by forfiet, Josh Beeks at 152lbs. by fall, Xavier Walden at 160lbs. by fall, Jacob Duncan at 170lbs. with a 8-3 decision win, Jed Perry at 182lbs. by fall, and Cole Meeks also by fall at 195lbs.

The wrestling team then traveled to Homestead on Saturday Nov. 30 where they finished 3-2 on the day picking up wins over Fort Wayne Northside 53-24, win over Muncie Central 48-24 and a win over Connersville 48-27. The Raiders fell to Perry Meridian (B) 48-33 and also lost a close one to Dekalb 41-36. William Fiechter, Josh Beeks, Jacob Duncan and Jed Perry all finished the day with a perfect 5-0 record while Xavier Walden and Cole Meeks had a great day finishing 4-1. Kat Ramsey and Tucker Corwin both picked up their first true Varsity wins on Saturday and had an overall good performance out of the entire team!

The Wrestling team will travel to Northfield High School this Saturday Dec. 7  where they will have the opportunity to compete against 1a # 9 Manchester and 1a #6 Wabash teams.