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Justin Cumberbatch puts his opponent on the mat during a dual match with Willmar on Friday. Cumberbatch eventually picked up a win, but it was not enough as Willmar won the dual 35-24. (Blaze Fugina/Echo Press)

Willmar takes decisive CLC victory over Alexandria wrestling

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In a match featuring two undefeated teams in the Central Lakes Conference, Alexandria could not quite keep up with the depth of the Willmar wrestling team in a 35-24 dual meet at Jefferson High School on Friday.


Alexandria built an early 18-12 lead thanks to a major decisions from Adam Johnson at 113 pounds, Dylan Kreise at 120 pounds, Dustin Neu at 152 pounds and decisions by Trent Piepenburg at 132 pounds and Blake Olhausen at 138 pounds.

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Blaze Fugina
Blaze Fugina is a sports reporter at the Echo Press. Before working in Alexandria, he graduated from the University of Wisconsin-River Falls in May of 2011. He previously worked as the community editor of the Mound Laker for more than a year. You can follow Blaze on Twitter at @BlazeFugina.
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