Boys Varsity Wrestling · Waukee Wrestling Invitational

Noah Walls, Staff Writer
December 21, 2018

Photo by Anna Dukart

The Millard West Varsity Wrestling team traveled to Waukee High School to take on other teams in a Wrestling Dual between several participants. Millard West’s final placement in the tournament was 5th place.

The varsity team was prepared considering the hard practices and extra time the Wildcats had been putting in the previous week, including the night before the tournament.

“The week before we had time to go live against our partners and practiced real match scenarios,” sophomore James Vawter said. “We had a final practice the night before the tourney in Iowa.”

This trip to Waukee also included bonding time between the teammates. Many wrestlers were in Iowa before the day of the tournament….