Dowagiac splits pair of Wolverine matches

Dowagiac’s Nathan Tackett scores back points against Otsego Wednesday night. (Leader photo/AMELIO RODRIGUEZ)

Dowagiac’s Nathan Tackett scores back points against Otsego Wednesday night. (Leader photo/AMELIO RODRIGUEZ)

The Dowagiac wrestling team split a pair of Wolverine Conference matches at Edwardsburg Wednesday.

The Chieftains defeated Otsego 56-21 and lost to perennial powerhouse Allegan 60-18.

Picking up two wins on the night for Dowgaiac were Gage Williams (125), Mason Hiler (152) and Derek Collett (285).

 

DOWAGIAC 56, OTSEGO 21

At Edwardsburg

103: Kody Walker (D) p. Caleb Letts 5:40; 112: Jesse Edge (D) wins by forfeit; 119: Colin Brown (O) p. Xander Keller 3:30; 125: Kris Wigent-Kenyan (D) p. Jake Brady 2:53; 130: Gage Williams (D) d. Devonte Madison 8-5; 135: Jacob Case (O) d. Kaleb Detwiler 8-6; 140: Nathan Tackitt (D) t.f. over Tyler Crabtree 15-0; 145: Adam Bolyard (O) p. Nick Turnbow, 1:11; 152: Mason Hiler (D) wins by forfeit; 160: Hunter Keyzer (O) over Michael Nuyen, pin 5:02; 171: Benjamin Herter (D) p. Dwayne Bills 0:49; 189: Seth Fear (D) p. Keegan Letts 5:25; 215: Caleb Murphy (D) p. Brandan Nelson 1:43; 285: Derek Collett (D) p. Devin Cavazos, 0:42.

 

ALLEGAN 60, DOWAGIAC 18

103: Davynn Schneider (A) p. Kody Walker 1:53; 112: Jake Orr (A) p. Jesse Edge 0:50; 119: Tyler Mead (A) p. Xander Keller 1:32; 125: Gage Williams (D) p. Gabriel Butzke 4:34; 130: Justin Wiseman (A) p. Kris Wigent-Kenyan 1:39; 135: Ricky Jefferson (A) p. Kaleb Detwiler 3:58; 140: Joey Orr (A) p. Nathan Tackitt 1:20; 145: Nick Turnbow (D) d. Tylar Fifelski 12-9; 152: Mason Hiler (D) d. Ben Diaz 10-9; 160: Trey Boerman (A) p. Michael Nuyen 1:17; 171: Levi Sabin (A) p. Seth Fear 1:05; 189: Austin Farrell (A) p. Caleb Murphy 1:08; 215: Jacob Holmes (A) wins by forfeit; 285: Derek Collett (D) wins by forfeit.

Varsity record: Dowagiac 15-6

 

Education

EPS reports no threat to students following report of suspicious individual

Berrien County

LMC supports Biden’s plan for free community college

Dowagiac

Mobile medical unit providing free ultrasound, STD testing

Berrien County

Niles man, Buchanan woman share experiences from COVID-19 vaccine clinics

Business

Greater Niles Chamber of Commerce celebrates business award winners

Dowagiac

Dowagiac Police Log: April 30-May2

Dowagiac

Dowagiac National Guard Hosts Food Truck Muster

Brandywine Education

Tri-County Head Start planning new Cass County facility

Cass County

Cass County commissioners support four-year terms

Berrien County

Broadband survey finds lack of access for Berrien County residents

Cass County

COA partners with health department to deliver vaccines to homebound residents

News

Local EMS to deploy COVID-19 treatments in-house to high risk patients

Berrien County

Niles MSP post searches for missing man

Berrien County

COVID-19 UPDATE: Berrien, Van Buren counties report new COVID-19 deaths

Buchanan

Buchanan woman named junior member of American Angus Association

Berrien County

Berrien County Conservation District hosting native plant sale

Cass County

Cass County Fair to host Spring Fling Campout

Dowagiac

Town and Country Garden Club to host annual plant sale

Dowagiac

PHOTO STORY: Dowagiac elementary students thank nurses during National Nurses Week

Edwardsburg

Biggby Coffee location opens in Edwardsburg

News

Fort St. Joseph archaeology virtual camps coming this summer

Business

Two new businesses receive ribbon-tying ceremonies from Dowagiac chamber

News

Niles Renaissance Faire returns May 15 to Plym Park

Cass County

Cassopolis man injured in shooting at Constantine little league game