Multiple Teams · 1985-1986 Wrestling Season


Varsity

Front row – Sitting: Mngr. A. Wester, T. Tyler, B. Nagy, C. Blasher, T. Huver, B. Kirby, B. Fox, J. Johnson, J. Smith, M. Nugent, M. Nauta, M. Barnes. Back row – Coach Wilder, Coach Rivers, T. Probst, A. Adams, T. Nauta, A. White, A. Wester, B. Olin, C. Sayen, P. Wilcox, G. Zimmerman, T. Nugent, W. Free, M. Hewitt, J. Batey, K. Gildea, R. Fox, R. Brown, J. Depew, B. Rice, C. Mersman, R. Anhueser, T. Dejong.

 

The 1985-1986 Lowell wrestling team won conference, district, and regional championships en route to a 6th place finish at states. It was the team’s first year in the OK Conference. The team went 17-0 in dual meets as well as won Lowell Invitational and Olivet College Tournament championships. Chad Blasher, Tony Huver, and Brett Kirby served as captains.

Head Coach – Gary Rivers

Assistant Coaches – John Wilder, Tom Harper

Part of a History of Lowell Wrestling

Team Results

Opponent Result
BC Pennfield W 65-5
Delton W 50-20
GR Union W 66-6
Belding W 49-21
Ionia W 66-9
Muskegon Catholic Central W 67-15
Grayling W 60-3
Northview W 38-25
Forest Hills W 53-18
GR Creston W 72-6
Greenville W 65-2
Kenowa Hills W 61-9
Sparta W 61-6
Canadian All-Star Team W 54-15
Wyoming Rogers W 72-0
Wyoming Park W 54-18
EGR W 63-6

Individual Results

Name Wins Losses Pins Ties
Trevor Tyler 27 16 22 0
Ralph Anheuser 3 0 2 0
Carl Pratt 47 6 22 1
Brett Nagy 35 11 22 0
Mike Rivers 31 8 25 0
Chad Sayen 3 3 1 0
Chad Blasher 28 18 15 1
Bart Olin 2 3 2 1
Kyle Gildea 21 7 8 0
Mike Barnes 13 6 7 1
Tony Huver 45 4 28 0
Matt Nauta 29 15 18 1
Paul Wilcox 1 3 0 0
Brett Kirby 42 8 30 0
Mike Nugent 33 5 30 0
Tom Nugent 22 11 17 0
Brian Fox 33 10 32 0
Jim Smith 5 5 5 0
Jim Johnson 50 4 43 0
Total 470 143 329 5