Solon wrestlers take second place at CPU dual meet
CENTER POINT– The Solon varsity wrestling team turned in a solid performance with a second place finish at the Center Point Dual Meet Tournament held this past Saturday. The team won three meets and lost two in the round-robin format.
Scores were as follows:
Solon 38, New London 42
Solon 64, Clayton Ridge 12
Solon 26, CPU 52
Solon 43, Oelwein 33
Solon 46, Mid Prairie 30
Louis Gnida, Brian Haight and Danny Whitmore led the Spartans by finishing 5-0 for the day. Whitmore avenged a loss he had suffered the week before at the Solon tournament by pinning sixth-ranked Noeth Peterschmidt of Mid-Prairie.
Aaron Shulista, who has been injured much of the season, wrestled one match, winning by fall to secure a victory over Oelwein.