BV wins four matches in Duals
STORM LAKE - Buena Vista won all four of its matches in convincing fashion on Saturday in the Buena Vista Duals wrestling tournament at Siebens Fieldhouse.
The Beavers, ranked 18th in this week's NCAA Division III national poll, defeated Simpson 35-7, Dana College 31-15, Cornell College 47-4 and Northwestern College 44-3.
Jamie Taxted, Mark Van Beek, Will Graves, Aaron Loewens and Dax Doran won all four of their respective matches.
Taxted, who wrestles at 125 pounds, won by forfeit twice, by decision 8-1 and by pin in 2 minutes, 35 seconds.
Van Beek was a winner by decision 5-1 and 8-0 and by forfeit twice at 141. Graves won by decision 10-9, by major decision 12-3 and 15-7 and by forfeit at 149.
Loewens prevailed by forfeit, by major decision 10-1 and 12-2 and by pin in 57 seconds.
Doran won by pin in 1:06, by pin, by technical fall in 3:38 and by forfeit.
Chris Gubbels, Pat Wilsbacher and Dave Doebel won three matches apiece. Gubbels won by decision 8-6 and by forfeit twice at 133.
Wilsbacher won by technical fall in 5:58, major decision 10-0 and decision 10-3 at 165. Doebel was a winner by decision 5-1, by pin in 3:58 and by pin in 39 seconds at 184.
B.J. Strandberg won by decision 8-2 and by pin in 5:28 at 197 pounds. Ryan Brant won a match by pin in 4:25 at 184.