BVU Wrestling with Five Place Winners at BVU Open

BVU Wrestling with Five Place Winners at BVU Open

The Buena Vista wrestling team hosted its annual BVU Open inside of the Lamberti Recreation Center on Saturday, and the Beavers had a pair of runner-ups and five total placewinners on the day.

Over 300 wrestlers took part in the day-long event which featured 17 different schools.  Each weight class was broken down using either and eight or sixteen-man bracket.

Freshman Schuyler Spurrier and junior Carson Rhoads took runner-up accolades to help lead the way.  Spurrier was edged in his quest for a championship by a 6-3 margin in the 133-pound 'B' bracket, while Rhoads was denied his by an 8-7 score at 149-C.

Nate Vento settled for third at 125 sith a technical fall victory, Jonathan Tuttle and Riley Altenburg each took fifth at 149-B and 141-C, respectively.

Buena Vista will next take the mat on Wednesday, Decmber 6, for an Iowa Conference match against Coe College starting at 7:00  p.m.

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