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Union wins Battle of Waterloo

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 The Union Knights needed a pin by their 3-time state champion in the final match of the night to claim a thrilling 39-37 victory over Cedar Rapids Prairie which clinched the Battle of Waterloo Championship.  Max Thomsen pinned Prairie's Chase  St. John in the first period at 145 pounds to give Union the tournament title.  Before that Cedar Rapids Prairie had scored four straight pins to erase a 33-13 Union lead.  The Union Knights finished the tournament a perfect 6-0 which included wins over 3 top seeds.

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