The Vikings won 8 of 10 bouts to defeat William Penn 40-10 tonight in Oskaloosa. William Penn received votes in last week's NAIA Top 20 Poll.
The Vikings received a forfeit at 125 pounds to open the night. William Penn took the 133 match, but Grand View won the next six matches with three major decisions, two falls, and one technical fall.
The Statesmen won its final bout of the night at 197. GV scored a technical fall at 285 pounds to end the night.
Next up, the Vikings host the Grand View Open this Saturday, Jan. 26. Action starts at 9 a.m.at the Charles S. Johnson Wellness Center.
125--Andrew Clark (G) won by forfeit (6-0)
133--Joao Vicente (W) won by major decision over Tyler Emert, 11-0
141--Tre' Rutz (G) won by technical fall over Brad Watson, 17-1
149--David Kellogg (G) won by fall over Charlton Benjamin, 4:21
157--Quinten Haynes (G) won by major decision over Ishmael Rempson, 14-5
165--Dallas Houchins (G) won by major decision over Christian Padilla, 13-4
174--Thomas Moman (G) won by major decision over Joe Sumner, 12-3
184--Christian Mays (G) won by fall over Elson Civilma, 6:23
197--Kyle Soderblom (W) won by fall over Dalton Schutjer, 6:20
285--Eric Thompson (G) won by technical fall over Nathan Veverka, 17-1