Vikings take dual against Moses Lake
Number one ranked Lake Stevens Wrestling Team met the third ranked Chiefs of Moses Lake at Cavelero Mid High last Friday evening.
Lake’s Jesse Peterson started a Viking run by recording a fall at 103 lbs. to give the Vikings the early 6-0 lead.
Following a forfeit win at 112 lbs ., sophomore Eric Soler earned a major decision over Beau Gleed of Moses Lake.
Lake won the first six matches to go up 27-0. Moses Lake came back by scoring falls in the next three bouts to close the gap 27-18.
Lake’s Jack Reeves with a 40 fall at 160 lbs. and Andrew King’s 4-2 victory at 171 lbs. put the Vikings ahead 36-27 with three bouts remaining.
Moses Lake won those final bouts but it wasn’t enough to win the dual.
Final score: Lake Stevens 36 Moses Lake 34.
Lake Stevens’ final home dual of the year is Thursday, Jan. 20 vs. Monroe at Lake Stevens High School at 5:45 p.m.