by Gary Andrews
The Southwood Knights wrestling team began the second half of their schedule by traveling to the Adams Central Super Duals Saturday. The team performed well under the conditions brought on by our recent weather. Posting a 2-3 record at the meet, the Knights are now 15-9 on the season. The Knights defeated Bluffton 48-28, defeated Norwell 43-22, lost to FW Snider 27-42, lost to Adams Central 19-54, and Bishop Dwenger 17-58.
Individually the Knights had three outstanding performances. Jake Smith (285) went 5-0 raising his season record to 19-0. Colton Dawes (120) wrestled up a weight class and went 5-0. Colton is now 19-1. Nick McCown (220) put together some of his best wrestling this year and went 5-0. He is now 18-2.
Also competing for the Knights were Brandon Simpson (106) 2-3, Reid Votaw (126) 2-3, Dustin Curless (138) 0-5, Chance Enyeart (145) 2-3, Nicholas Reholz (152) 2-3, Chris Adams (170) 2-3, Tristyn Howell (182) 2-3, and Dylin Porter (195) 2-3.