Mustang wrestlers win two at Pleasantville

Mustang wrestlers win two at Pleasantville

Countdown to Prom

by Logan Gilman

On Tuesday, Dec. 8, the PCM Mustang wrestlers crossed the Great Lake of Iowa and headed down to Pleasantville for a quadrangular meet against Sigourney, Bondurant-Farra, and the host, Pleasantville. The Mustangs defeated Bondurant-Farrar and Pleasantville but fell to the tenth-ranked team in class 1A, Sigourney.
The Mustangs started the night off with a 41-35 victory over Bondurant-Farrar. Following that, the Mustangs were defeated by Sigourney, 42-39. The PCM boys finished the meet on a high note by beating Pleasantville 43-36.
Three wrestlers went 3-0 for the Mustangs: Junior Xavier Miller, senior Nathan Trausch, sophomore Caleb Peter and freshman Jarron Trausch.
Four Mustang grapplers went 2-1 on the night: Juniors James Maggard, Chace Palm and Jakeb Fenton and freshman Kaeden Van Soelen.
J. Trausch said, “I was really hyped to get my first high school matches in, and I was really excited to win them all.”