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December 11, 2013

Bulldog Wrestling Preview

Ottumwa wrestling team competes in triangular against Fairfield and Washington

Time and Place: 6 p.m. at Washington High School

Records: Ottumwa is 3-1 in duals. Fairfield is 1-1. Washington is 2-0.

Conner Mier Returns: Senior Conner Mier returns to the mat from a knee injury that rendered him unable to compete until today. He will wrestle in the heavyweight division.

Changes in the Lineup: Senior Cody Meixner will make his varsity debut at 160 pounds, while Trevor Anfinson will wrestle down at 152 pounds and Juan Aldaba will wrestle at 145.

Great Scott: Fairfield's Brett Scott should provide some very tough competition tonight for both the Bulldogs and Demons. Scott won three straight matches to improve to 4-1 on the season to earn the 220-pound title at West Delaware's Bob Murphy Invitational on Saturday.

Coach Jeremy Frueh says: "We need to keep wrestling and not stop wrestling until we hear the whistle."

To follow Andy Heintz's Twitter feed, go to @heintz23

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