Boys Varsity Wrestling · Boys Varsity Wrestling team falls to Lowell at Team Districts


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The Ionia Varsity Wrestling team had a big win over Forest Hills Northern in the first round of districts to start the night out 36-34. Senior Scottie Grant started the night out with a pin at 285 pound weight class. Then having 3 straight wins receiving a forfeit at 103 Nate Dygert , then a nice win by decision from junior Blake Ledesma , and a first period pin from Nate Richardson. Senior Cole Cudney wrestled a very tough match beating his opponent 8-4 . Also, senior Eli Garcia received a win by forfeit at 135 pound weight class. Junior Carter Meyers pinned his opponent in the first period. With the help from everyone on the team Ionia beat Forest Hills Northern 36-34 in a tough dual meet advancing Ionia to the District Championship where Ionia wrestled Lowell. Ionia falls to Lowell in finals 71-6. Ionia’s only victory versus Lowell is Junior Carter Meyers at the 160 pound weight class with a pin in the 2nd period. Lowell is on track to win there 6th straight team state title. The bulldogs finish there dual meet season with a winning record of 10-7, our boys will be back in action this Saturday at Lowell for individual districts wrestling starts at 9:30 am.