The action kicked off at the 152lb weight class in this NLC matchup. Northwood strikes first with a pin at 152lbs for 6. Northwood then adds 3 pts with a win by decision in a very competitive match at 160lbs. Plymouth’s Zach Truitt strikes back with a pin at 170lbs making the score 9 to 6 Northwood’s favor.
Northwood gets a 1st period pin at 182 kicking the score to 15 – 6. Sam Driver from Plymouth secures the fall late in the 3rd period at 195 making the score 15-12. Northwood answers back with back to back pins at 220 and 285lbs. Northwood take a forfeit at 106, followed by a double forfeit at 113. The Panthers have taken a comfortable lead making the score 33-12, but The Rockies starts closing the gap with 3 pins in a row at 120 by Wesley Smith, Dominic Smith at 126, and 132lber Nate Derifield.
Score now is 33-30. It looks as if Plymouth would take the lead with a dominant match at 138 but Northwood snags a pin late in the 3rd period to secure the win. Northwood would finish the night with a pin at 145. Score at the end of the very competitive dual is Northwood 45pts and Plymouth with 30pts.