NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Four Hawks accounted for 12 of the Huntingdon wrestling team's 18 individual wins on Saturday in the Gator Boots Dual.
As a team, the Hawks won two of their five matches. Huntingdon opened the day with a 40-6 loss to Manchester University and a 33-16 loss to Elmhurst College. The Hawks bounced back with a 33-21 win over Wilmington College and a 22-21 win over Simpson College before closing the day with a 42-6 loss to Luther College.
In the Wilmington match, Dixon won by decision and Brooks, Blakeney, Pearson, Kaleb Fontenot (157) and Miller each won by forfeit. Five Hawks earned wins in the Simpson match. Jacob Smith (133) won by pin, Blakeney won by major decision, Miller and Dixon each won by decision and Pearson won by forfeit.
Smith and Blakeney earned wins by decision in the final match of the day against Luther.
Click here to view Huntingdon's results for all five matches.
Coming Up: Huntingdon returns to action on Jan. 6 in Charlotte, N.C., against Queens University-Charlotte and Blue Lights College.