The Dallas Center-Grimes Mustang wrestling team took on the Urbandale J-Hawks on Thursday, Dec. 21. The Mustangs lost the meet 41-30 to the J-Hawks.
The Mustangs had just three pins over the J-Hawks, for 18 of their team points.
The leader for the Mustangs was Zane Mulder at 160 pounds. Mulder won by fall over J-Hawk Brandon King in just 46 seconds.
Zach Needham wrestled at 182 pounds for the Mustangs. Needham took on Kyel Peterson and won by fall in 52 seconds.
Wrestling at 285 pounds, Jacob Comer was the Mustangs third leader. Comer beat the J-Hawks’ Cole Secaur by fall in 1:33.
The final four Mustang victories were won by decision.
At 120 pounds, Gavin Moran beat Colby Burright in a 6-5 decision. Ethan Kovaleski wrestled at 126 pounds and beat J-Hawk Spencer Daves in a 5-3 decision. Cole Smith (138) took on the J-Hawks’ Dominic Genovese and won by a 7-2 decision. The Mustangs’ final victory went to Luke Fistler. Fistler beat Hayden Friedrichsen in a 3-2 decision.
The Mustangs will take on Adel-DeSoto-Minburn in a dual on Thursday, Jan. 5 at 6:30 p.m.