Boys Varsity Wrestling · Wrestlers open season with 3-2 day at DC


The New Palestine wrestling team opened the season with a 3-2 record at Saturday’s Decatur Central Super 8 Duals.

The Dragons opened the day with a 45-25 loss to Plainfield. NP then won its next three matches, beating Greensburg 60-15, Terre Haute North 56-18 and Mooresville 38-33. In the final round, NP fell to Greenwood 48-30.

Zach Hoyt went 5-0 for the day to lead the Dragons. Several NP wrestlers went 4-1 – Christian White, John Dowden, Chase Nelson, Noah Wright, Brayden Clevenger and Colin Jones.

The Dragons are back in action Wednesday at home against Cathedral.

Zach Hoyt went 5-0 to lead the Dragons at Decatur Central.