WACO falls to New London
NEW LONDON - The WACO varsity wrestling team suffered defeat at the hands of the New London Tigers on Thursday, Jan. 30.
The match between WACO and New London started out at 152 pounds and featured bouts at four weight clases. Tiger Tanner Schneider pinned WACO’s Jorge Chacon in 1:39 at 152 pounds. At 170 pounds, WACO’s Cey Saeugling pinned New London’s Kyle Oliver in 0:48. Avery Jacobs of the Tigers pinned WACO’s Josh Shumaker in 2:55 for the 285-pound bout. At 145 pounds, Drake Christe of New London got a 5 – 1 decision over WACO’s Adrian Unternahrer.
The Tigers got forfeits at 160, 182, 195 and 220 pounds. 106, 113, 120 and 138 pounds were double forfeits to create a final tally of New London 51, WACO 6.
WACO wrestles again on Saturday, Feb. 1 at Pekin.