Multiple Teams · 1969-1970 Wrestling Season


Left to Right: J. Gahn, K. Inman, B. Graham, R. Smith, G. Kelly, B. Rottier, B. Bailey, J. Lyons, A. Wingeier, T. Rasch, J. Richard, J. Curtis, S. Newell. Back row: Coach Rivers, Manager R. Lyons, K. Huver, P. Serne, L. Hunt, Manager J. Kropf, Coach Rowe.


The 1969-1970 wrestling team finished 14-0 and undefeated. Ray Smith had a 26-0 record at one point in the season.

Head Coach – Gary Rivers

Part of a History of Lowell Wrestling

Team Results (14-0)

Opponent Result
Wyoming W 31-17
Lakewood W 40-8
Ionia W 35-12
Comstock Park W 40-6
West Ottawa W 44-8
Greenville W 34-13
Sparta W 22-18
Forest Hills W 26-19
Rockford W 39-8
Cedar Springs W 25-15
Belding W 27-9
GR Central W 36-6
West Ottawa W 36-8
Ionia W 29-18


Conference Tournament Results

Bob Graham 1st
Ray Smith 1st
Bob Rottier 1st
Tom Rasch 2nd
Dave Wisner 2nd
John Gauw 3rd
Jim Richard 3rd
Ken Huver 3rd
Kraig Haybarker 4th
John Lyons 4th


Ray Smith

District Results

Bob Graham 1st
Tom Rasch 1st
Ray Smith 1st
John Lyons 1st
Bob Rottier 1st
Jim Richard 2nd
Ken Huver 2nd
Gordon Kelly 2nd
Kraig Haybarker 3rd
Steve Newell 3rd
Dave Wisner 4th
John Gauw 4th