Wrestlers start road to Nationals in Fort Dodge

The Reivers kicked off the season on the road in Fort Dodge, IA with two duals.  In the first dual of the night the Reivers won 4 matches against North Idaho but fell 30-19.  Highlights of the dual were Olen Brattin defeating 4th ranked Trager Abatti by fall at 174 pounds and 7th ranked Tim Barr defeating 6th ranked Christian Grover of North Idaho by decision in a battle of ranked wrestlers at 184 pounds.


In the second dual of the night the Reivers won another 4 matches but fell short to the 6th ranked Tritons 29-15.  Freshmen Jacob Ruiz at 133 pounds won by major decision of Josh Garcia and finished the night 2-0.


The Reivers will be on the road again this Saturday at the Grand View Open with competition starting at 9:00 am.