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Central College - Recap

From site: Wrestling

Date:February 6, 2020
Time:6:00 pm

Two nationally ranked teams battled to the final match this evening on Senior Night in the Regents Center. No. 19 Luther came-from-behind to defeated No. 25 Central 21-16.

Trailing the Dutch 16-12 heading into the 197 bout, Luther's Donovan Corn posted a fall over Gavin Babcock (2:37) to give the Norse an 18-16 lead. Keenan Feldpausch recorded a 3-2 decision over Duncan Lee at 285 to secure the victory. 

Luther got off to a 6-0 lead thanks to wins by Sam Camacho (125) and Tyler DiFiore (133). The Dutch answered with bonus points at 141 and 149 and retook the lead 10-6. 

Luther responded and led 12-10 thanks to a victory by Tyler Menegay at 157 and Tanner Weaver at 165.

Central answered with victories at 174 and 184, setting up the final two matches of the evening. 

Box Score

The win gives Luther an American Rivers Conference record of 4-3, 10-6 overall. Central fell to 2-5 in league action, 11-6 overall.

Luther returns to action this Saturday, Feb. 8 when it will be competing at the UW-Eau Claire Don Parker Invitational. 

Contact: David Blanchard, 563-387-1586