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Pointer wrestling team finishes 2-2 in Las Vegas


Las Vegas (PRESS RELEASE) – Junior Ben Engelland (Neenah), ranked third in the nation at 184 pounds, stayed perfect on the season Saturday afternoon, recording four victories at the 2009 Wartburg Desert Duals as the Pointers finished the day 2-2, defeating Simpson (Iowa) and Southern Maine.

The Pointers two victories on the day came by scores of 49-0 over Simpson and 33-15. The Pointers two losses on the day came at the hands of Wartburg, the nation's fifth-ranked team by a score of 31-3 and Grandview College 21-13, an NAIA school in Iowa.

The Pointers return to action on January 9-10 when they travel to the Cliff Keen NWCA Duals, hosted by Northern Iowa University in Cedar Falls, Iowa.

Courtesy:  UWSP Media Relations

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