Wrestling season gets underway

The Alta-Aurelia wrestling team lost three dual matches at the West Sioux-hosted meet in Hawarden Dec. 3.

The Warriors lost to Ridge View (RV), 37-30, and to Sioux City Bishop Heelan,  (BH) 53-23. West Sioux (WS) beat the Warriors, 64-24.

Tyler Peterson, Levi Sleezer, Schade Larson, Alex DeRoos and Brandon Mier had two wins for the Warriors.

“We did some good things and, also being the start of the season, we have a lot to work on. Liked the effort and intensity of our guys, but going to improve on getting all the guys on the same page. Our younger guys stood up to some very good competition out of the gate and we will work to improve,” said coach Mike Fry.

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