The Waukee wrestling team came away with a second-place finish in Pool B play at the Waverly-Shell Rock Duals on Jan. 25.
The Warriors went 2-3 overall, recording wins of 48-33 over Des Moines East and 38-35 over Estherville Lincoln Central. They lost to North Fayette Valley, 50-13; Pleasant Valley, 58-13; and host W-SR, 51-21.
Zach Barnes posted a 5-0 day at 113 with three pins, a technical fall and a major decision under his belt. Jakob Allison won all five of his 106-pound matches, two of them by fall, and Max Scheve had four pins at 126. Christian Hofbauer added four victories at 120, including one major decision and two falls.
Waukee rallied for the victory against ELC winning four of the final five matches. Nathan Jacobsen pinned Austin Egeland in 3:04 at 195, Allison pinned Zackary Snyder at 106 and Barnes completed the comeback with a technical fall over Juan Castro.