A-A wrestlers split dual matches

Alta-Aurelia’s wrestling team hosted Emmetsburg and Cherokee Washington in non-conference dual meet action Dec. 6.

The Warriors lost to Emmetsburg (E) 69-12 but bounced back to beat Cherokee Washington (CW) 48-36. The A-AHS dual match record was 3-2.

“We came out flat against Emmetsburg and they devserve a lot of credit. They peformed like the top team in the Twin Lakes Conference, just more physical and took advantage of their position. The coaches were proud of how the guys reboundedwith a good win against Cherokee. Both evently matched with some good guys and younger, inexperienced guys in the lineup but both learned from thie first match and started to use position to our advantage. Good night overall, all teams came to wrestle,” said Warriors coach Mike Fry.

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