The Mid-Prairie Golden Hawk wrestling team steps outside of River Valley Conference action Tuesday to travel to North Linn for a quad meet. Mid-Prairie comes into the event with a 7-5 overall record. The Golden Hawks had their weekend tournaments canceled due to weather Saturday. Last time they were on the mat they won two of three duals at Camanche in an RVC quad on Thursday. The Hawks have one ranked wrestler in their lineup with Isaac Boucher at No. 7 at 195lbs in the latest poll from thepredicament.com.
Joining Mid-Prairie at North Linn will be River Valley Conference foe Wilton. The Beavers have an overall dual record of 13-4. They were last on the mat Thursday at Anamosa in a conference quad against Regina, West Branch and Anamosa. The Beavers have a pair of ranked wrestlers in their lineup with Kael Brisker at No. 5 in class 1A at 126lbs and Coy Baker at No. 4 at 182lbs. A year ago Wilton beat Mid-Prairie twice, 48-30 and 39-36.
Benton Community will also join the action. The Bobcats enter the night with an overall record of 3-6. They were last in action Thursday in a triangular against Clear Creek Amana and East Marshall where they split the two duals. The Bobcats have two ranked wrestlers in their lineup with Wyatt Bieschke at No. 8 at 132lbs in class 2A and Austin Roos No. 9 at 182lbs. Last year the Bobcats topped the Hawks 43-29.
The homestanding Lynx come into the event with an overall record of 5-4. They were last in action Thursday, January 9th at Lisbon where they split a pair of duals against Central City and the Lions. North Linn has one ranked wrestler in their lineup with Heath Moyer No. 7 at 138lbs in class 1A. Last season, North Linn beat the Hawks 34-28. Action begins tonight at six at North Linn High School.