|Date:||February 2, 2013|
|Time:||3:30 pm||Results:||21-22||Location:||Pella, Iowa|
No. 23 Luther won six of 10 matches but dropped a 22-21 decision to Central (3-4, 12-5) this afternoon in Pella. All four of Central's wins were bonus points, that included three falls and one major decision.
Garrett Bonte (165) recorded the only bonus points for the Norse posting a fall in 48 seconds over Jon Heffner.
Today's match was the final regular season Iowa Conference dual for both teams. Luther (4-3, 9-8) secured the No. 3 seed for the Iowa Conference Wrestling Championship Finals following last night's 45-6 victory over Buena Vista. The Norse will host No. 4 University of Dubuque (4-3, 9-7) Friday, Feb. 8 at 7:00 p.m. This match will be video streamed.
Contact: David Blanchard, 563-387-1586