Cobras earn sweep
The Windom-Mt. Lake wrestling team wrestled on its home mat for the first time all season Tuesday night and thrilled the home crowd, picking up a triangular sweep over Canby and BOLD in Mt. Lake.
The Cobras opened with a 46-27 victory over Canby, then closed the night with a 60-18 win over BOLD.
Against Canby, the Cobras dropped the opening match but then claimed four straight wins. Jared Hunter (113) and Thavien Xayachak (126) won by fall. Tucker Renquist (132) won by major decision and Aiden Holmberg (120) won by decision.
Canby recorded back-to-back pins before the Cobras closed the match strong. Caden Swoboda (152) and Montgomery Bjorklund (160) each won by fall, with Bjorklund coming from behind to do so. After a forfeit at 170, Matthew Ekstrom (182) recorded a fall and Micah Holmberg (195) won an 11-6 decision to put the match out of reach. Damien Pohlman (220) added a fall to cap the victory.
Against BOLD, the Cobras started with a forfeit win, then a fall from Hunter (113). Aiden Holmberg (126), Noah Holmberg (132), Swoboda (152) and Bjorklund (160) each added falls after that. The Cobras ended the night winning a total of five forfeits.
Next matches: Check for updates after each match.
WML: vs. Adrian-Ellsworth (at Windom), Jan. 28
RRC: at TMB/WWG (Tracy), Jan. 27