Van Meter – Earlham wrestlers took the mat last Thursday facing off against Perry and Bondurant – Farrar. The Bulldogs started out the night with a win over Perry by a score of 53-24. Pins helped to push the team score up and VME had pins by Derrin Sesker, Colby Wiederholt, Jackson Boese, Caleb Swalla, and Trey Bond. It was Jackson Boese’s first career varsity pin.
Bonus points were a factor in the final dual of the night against Bondurant – Farrar. The Blue Jays outlasted the Bulldogs in an exciting back and forth dual winning 40-34. The Bulldogs scored bonus points in all of their wins but fell short of the team victory.
Wrestlers take the mat on Tuesday in Greenfield in a quad with Nodaway Valley, Saydel, and North Polk. Wrestling begins at 5:30.