Midland’s Damon Huston, bottom, looks to take down Don Bosco’s fourth-ranked Garrett Funk during their class 1A state semi-final match at Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines Friday, Feb. 21. Huston controlled the match from the start claiming an impressive 5-3 decision to advance to the 120-pound state championship for the first time.
Anamosa freshman Joslin Banowetz hustles after a loose ball against Davenport Assumption’s Grace Jobgen, right, as the Raiders saw their 2019-20 campaign come to a close with a tough 71-21 class 3A regional semi-final setback against the 10th-ranked Knights in Davenport Wednesday, Feb. 19.
Anamosa junior Alex Casey, top, looks to score against Forest City’s Kristian Gunderson during class 2A consolation action at the state wrestling tournament inside Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines Thursday, Feb. 20. Casey dropped an 8-1 final at 152-pounds that wrapped his 2019-20 campaign with a 40-7 overall record.
Anamosa junior Nathan Keating rides Bondurant-Farrar’s ninth-ranked Neal Larson during their 160-pound class 2A first-round bout at the class 2A state wrestling tournament in Des Moines Thursday, Feb. 20. Keating battled for three intense periods before being handed a 13-7 defeat.
Springville’s Morgan Nachazel gets an open look from the perimeter and scores two of her 14 points helping the Orioles to an impressive 63-43 class 1A regional semi-final victory over Sigourney Friday, Feb. 21, in Iowa City.