The Grinnell Middle School wrestling season wrapped up this evening at conference down in Indianola. The Tigers went 23-16 with 18 wins by way of pin!!! Grinnell placed second only to Indianola in regards to winning percentage, (win to loss percentage) the results were as follows:
1st Place: Indianola MS 65%(W97-L53)
2nd Place: Grinnell MS 59% (23-16)
3rd place: Dallas Center Grimes MS 53% (44-39)
4th place: Pella MS 46% (48-56)
5th place: Newton MS 44% (27-34)
6th place: Norwalk MS 39% (33-51)
7th place: Oskaloosa MS 36% (30-53)
The wrestlers did well this evening representing Grinnell Tiger Pride!!! The Little Hawkeye Conference(LHC) Champions we had were Levi Druliner(3-0)3pins; Dylan Heater(3-0)2pins; DJ Stalling(3-0)2pins; Logan McDonald(3-0)2pins and Jeremiah Stalling(3-0)p2 Congratulations fellas!!!
Our second place finishers for the night were Alejandro Cantillo(2-1)p2 and Cayden Witham(2-1)p2! Great job!!!
The third place finishers at the LHC were Brayden Graff(1-2)p1; Terran Gosselink(1-2)p1 and Adyson Stark(1-2)p1.
The fourth place finishers were Nate Stringfellow(1-2)p1, pinning the champion however the champion won remaining matches by pin and we lost to each of those opponents by pin thus placing fourth, Josh Crecelius(0-3) and Cayden Huff(0-3).
Tigers finished the season 166-99 with 116 pins and 2 Technical Falls(winning over opponent by deficit of 15points and match stopped)!!! We had a great time with this group and look forward to working with half of them next year! Thank you to the our managers Jasmine Cooper, Arianna Stevens, Karlee Stark, Rachel Herrera and Shaylynn Cooper for all their tireless help this season, great work girls!!!
Thank you parents and fans for a fantastic year and we will see you all next season!!!