Chelsea Wrestlers Split Pair of SEC Matches

The Chelsea wrestling team hosted its only home league meet of the 2018-19 season Wednesday night and came away with a split of its matches.

The Bulldogs defeated rival Dexter 53-15 and fell to a strong Tecumseh squad 47-22.

The highlight of the night came at 145 pounds where junior Nick Matusko picked up his 100th career win with a pin against Tecumseh. He also picked up another pin in the match against Dexter. 

Junior Nick Matusko earned his 100th career win with a pin against Tecumseh

The match of the night came at 160 pounds where Mitchell Reynold rallied with an escape and take down with three seconds left in his match to pull out a 9-7 win against his Tecumseh opponent. He also won his match against Dexter 16-0.

Josiah Fitch went 2-0 at 285 and Cole Munson 2-0 at 140.

Picking up single victories for the Bulldogs were Brandon De Gracia at 119, Shane Nold at 152, and Daniel Golding at 215.

The Bulldogs picked up four voids against a shorthanded Dexter team.

Pictures by Mike Williamson

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