The Wadena-Deer Creek returned to the mats with a 42-15 defeat against Staples-Motley on Jan. 8 at the Wadena-Deer Creek Elementary School.

Simon Snyder, Mason Snyder, Connor Dirks and Cody Wheeler picked up victories for Wadena-Deer Creek during the dual meet.

Simon Snyder picked up the first win for the Wolverines with a fall at the three minute and 50 second mark of his match at 113 against Issiah Tabout.

Mason Snyder picked up a victory over Peyton Bjerga at 126 pounds. Mason Snyder defeated Bjerga with an 8-4 decision win.

Connor Dirks knocked of Curtis Miles by decision at 138 pounds. Dirks out-pointed Miles 5-0.

Cody Wheeler was victorious over Gordon Enyart by decision 4-1 against Staples-Motley.

The Wolverines are back on the mat with a tournament at Glenwood, Minn., when they compete in the Minnewaska Area Tournament on Jan. 12.

Wadena-DC 15, Staples-Motley 42

106: Owen Winter (SM) def. Ben Cully (WDC) (Fall 1:25)

113: Simon Snyder (WDC) def. Issiah Tabout (SM) (Fall 3:50)

120: Dalton Wells (SM) def. Brandon Wheeler (WDC) (Fall :46)

126: Mason Snyder (WDC) def. Peyton Bjerga (SM) (Dec. 8-4)

132: Conner Dobson (SM) won by forfeit

138: Connor Dirks (WDC) def. Curtis Miles (SM) (Dec. 5-0)

145: Brayden Christensen (SM) def. Braeden Siberg (WDC) (Maj. Dec. 11-0)

152: Logan Weite (SM) def. Isaac Hale (WDC) (Maj. Dec. 15-3)

160: Blayne Dumprope (SM) def. Brayden Kleinke (WDC) (Maj. Dec. 10-2)

170: Owen Bjerga (SM) won by forfeit

182: Cody Wheeler (WDC) def. Gordon Enyart (SM) (Dec. 4-1)

195: Double Forfeit

220: Shaine Gugenberger (SM) wins by forfeit

285: Double Forfeit