Reed City and Evart wrestling battle in area duals

NEWAYGO – Reed City and Evart competed at a high level in duals last week.

Reed City 0-2

STANTON – Reed City started its CSAA schedule schedule with two losses.

Kent City nipped Reed City 37-36 and Central Montcalm topped Reed City 59-24.

Izaiah Lentz at 150 was Reed City’s only double winner as he improved his season record to 21-0.

Wrestlers with one win were Braydon Saxton (190), Noah Morgan (215), Wyatt Spalo (285), Carter Johnson (106), Logan Kindig (132), Elijah Lentz (138), Connor Ward (157) and Hunter Fagon-Moyer (175).

RC’s season record is 14-7. Reed City is home vs Chippewa Hills and Newaygo on Jan. 11.

Evart  2-0

HOUGHTON LAKE – Evart improved to 4-0 in Highland Conference duals with a 42-39 win over Roscommon.

“Steven Gascoigne and Ethan Conk came through with big wins to push us to a victory,” Evart coach Ben Bryant said.

Evart topped Mancelona 60-18.

Wrestlers going 2-0 on the night were Conk, Joseph Kunin, Michael Lodholtz, Landon Babb, Cole Hopkins and Alex Burhans.

Evart is off this weekend and will be in McBain on Wednesday next week.