Wayzata Wrestling Falls to Eden Prairie in Top-10 Matchup
The Wayzata wrestling team lost a close 31-29 battle against Eden Prairie in a good Lake Conference match.
The Trojans are ranked number nine in class AAA while Eden Prairie is rated fourth.
The visiting Eagles won the first three matches to go up 12-0, highlighted by Charles Vanier’s 7-6 win over second-ranked Luke Koenen at 113 pounds. Vanier is rated fifth at 120.
Wayzata took the next three to grab a 13-12 lead.
The Trojans won a great battle at 152 as fifth-ranked Charlie Petit won 6-4 in overtime against third-ranked Terae Dunn.
Wayzata won three straight from 170-195 to go up 29-19.
But Eden Prairie’s outstanding closing duo of Dominic Heim (220) and Will Sather (285) won by fall to complete the comeback for the Eagles.
Both teams also defeated Rogers as part of the tri-meet.