Algona rallies to top Cowboys
Algona won the last four matches of the meet to rally for a 35-28 North Central Conference wrestling match victory over the Clarion-Goldfield Cowboys in a match held on Thursday, Jan. 5 at Algona High School.
Trailing 28-17, the red-and-black got close decisions from Noah Murphy and Dominick Etherington and then received falls by Josh Wegener and Luke McKenna to rally for the exciting win.
The meet started at 113 pounds where Clarion-Goldfield’s Chance Konopasek won a 12-7 decision over Bryce Witham but Cameron Petersen earned a fall in 40 seconds at 120 over Dylan Pate to give the home team the lead at 6-3.
For more on this story, see the Jan. 12 issue of the Algona Upper Des Moines.