Wrestling: Royalton-Upsala splits pair at Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale tri
By PATRICK SLACK
Royalton-Upsala split a pair of matches at Tuesday’s Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale tri, crushing Prairie Valley 63-15 before dropping a close 38-34 dual to the host Raiders.
Junior Mitch Lange, sophomore Brady Moulzolf and freshmen Brad Kroll and Kyle Lange went 2-0 on the night for the Royals.
Senior Cory Wensmann, juniors Matt Neu, Tony Gadacz and Shawn Urbanski, freshmen Cody Wensmann and Tim Valencia-Louden and eighth-graders Ty Held and Michael Petron each picked up one win.
Cory Wensmann fell 3-1 in overtime to Prairie Valley’s second-ranked senior Tyler Schlosser in his first match of the night.