The young Trojan wrestling team lost their two duals last week against 6A Syracuse and 4A Ridgeline. Coach Dustin Rock’s team is replete with younger wrestlers and new wrestlers who are learning the ropes. Morgan’s dual at home against Syracuse resulted in a 65-14 loss. Will Korth (113lbs) was the only Trojan to pin his opponent. Jarrett Jorgensen (126lbs) tech falled his opposition 19-3 while Waylen Pentz earned a 6-0 decision at 106lbs.
In the dual against Ridgeline in Cache Valley, four Morgan wrestlers came away with pins: Waylen Pentz (106lbs), Will Korth (113lbs), Jarrett Jorgensen (126lbs) and Spencer Belinski (145lbs). Morgan lost the dual 60-24.
The wrestling team faced off against a powerful Layton team on Wednesday, December 12 and will compete on December 14-15 at the Jody Warren Duals at Weber High before returning home on December 19 for a tri-dual with Bear River and Evanston. Wrestling will commence at 4:00 pm on December 19.