The Pella wrestling team earned its first dual win of the season last night, defeating Clarke 42-29 before falling to Centerville 4-61 in a double dual. Pella had six winners against Clarke. Levi Azinger won in the 103lb match vs. Chasen Selsor by pin in 3:42. Calvin Van Donslaar won by forfeit in the 112lb weight class, Kyle Langstraat won at 130lbs, with a pin in under 40 seconds. Josh Ravenstein won by pin in under 1:00 for the 135 lb class, Zakk Belloma won by pin in the 145lb class and Wesley Hoksbergen won with a pin in just :09 at the 189lb weight class.
Pella had just one winning wrestler against Centerville. At 135 lbs, Josh Ravestein won vs. Tyler Walker by major decision 10-2.
Pella continues competition at Williamsburg on Saturday.