Chrubusco improves to 7-0 in NECC
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Churubuscoâ€™s Jacob Ferry scores against Central Nobleâ€™s Jacob Pilnock
CHURUBUSCO â€” The Churubusco Eagle wrestling team celebrated Senior Night with a 57-18 win over the visiting Central Noble Cougars.
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The Thursday night Northeast Corner Conference win kept the Eaglesâ€™ conference record spotless at 7-0 while raising their overall record to 10-3.
Churubusco claimed wins in five of the seven contested varsity matches to go along with six forfeit wins to build an insurmountable lead.
With matches starting at 132 pounds, â€˜Busco junior Austin Boggess built a 10-2 first period lead with a takedown, a reversal, and two nearfalls, and then hung on to claim a 15-11 decision over Central Nobleâ€™s Alex Collins.
The Cougars came back to take a 6-3 lead with a pinfall win at 138 pounds when Central Nobleâ€™s Spencer Richter pinned Eagle senior Clint Bechtold with 1:04 left in the third period.