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3rd ranked Xavier boys rally past Waterloo East 73-66

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The Iowa Hawkeyes continue to dominate. The 2nd ranked Hawkeye wrestlers won 9 of 10 matches to roll past #20 Purdue 39-4. Iowa tallied bonus points in 6 of their 9 wins.

Thomas Gilman opened the dual with a 23-8 tech fall over Ben Thornton. Edwin Cooper and Sam Stoll each picked up falls in the match to help keep Iowa undefeated on the season.

The Hawkeyes (12-0, 6-0) travel to face 11th ranked Nebraska on Sunday.

#2 Iowa 39, #20 Purdue 4

125 -- #2 Thomas Gilman (IA) tech. fall Ben Thornton (PU), 23-8; 5-0

133 -- #3 Cory Clark (IA) major dec. Luke Welch (PU), 12-0; 9-0

141 -- Brody Grothus (IA) dec. #17 Danny Sabatello (PU), 6-0; 12-0

149 -- #2 Brandon Sorensen (IA) dec. Alex Griffin (PU), 8-2; 15-0

157 -- #16 Edwin Cooper, Jr. (IA) pinned #15 Doug Welch (PU), 2:37; 21-0

165 -- #7 Chad Welch (PU) major dec. Burke Paddock (IA), 15-4; 21-4

174 -- #12 Alex Meyer (IA) dec. Jacob Morrissey (PU), 8-4; 24-4

184 -- #7 Sammy Brooks (IA) major dec. Tanner Lynde (PU), 14-4; 28-4

197 -- #3 Nathan Burak (IA) tech. fall Drake Stein (PU), 23-7; 33-4

285 -- #7 Sam Stoll (IA) pinned Tyler Kral (PU), 4:04; 39-4

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