Viking grapplers split NEIC matches
Tuesday, January 08, 2013 5:53 AM
Getting back on the mat, the Decorah wrestling team hosted Charles City and Oelwein Thursday, in a make up from before winter break.
At 152 pounds, Hans Holkesvik picked up two wins. (Photo by Jennifer Bissell)
The Vikings split its two matches, falling to Class 2A No. 4 Charles City 43-33 and defeating Oelwein 55-16.
Several Viking grapplers picked up two wins. At 132 pounds, Class 2A No. 9 Kellan O'Shea pinned Charles City's Wyatt Forsyth in 58 seconds and pinned Oelwein's Cole Stanford in 1:35. Wrestling at 152 pounds, Hans Holkesvik pinned Andrew Koresh (Charles City) in 1:52 and also won by forfeit.
Peter Kephart (170) picked up an 8-6 decision over Zach Milks of Charles City and a 9-1 major decision over Chase Reising. At 182 pounds, Tyler Hovey pinned Charles City's Taylor Cole in 2:39 and won 4-2 over Zach Lamphere (Oelwein).
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