Multiple Teams · 1987-1988 Wrestling Season


Varsity

Sitting – Mngr. Cory Kirkbride, Mngr. Sean Smith. Front row – Brad Whalen, Nate Nauta, Jon Pratt, Todd Nauta, Kyle Gildea, Tom Nugent, Dallas Kirkbride, Tony Stepek, Mark Anderson, Bart Olin, Jeff Depew, Mike Rivers, Aaron Adams, Scott Nagy. Row 2 – Bob Fahrni, Clay VanderWarf, Jeff Hoffman, Aaron Wester, Joe Depew, Craig Mersman, Tracy Little, Mike Lindhout, Coach John Wilder. Back row – Coach Rivers, Jeff Compton, Bert Beimers, Jeremy Hull, Rob McGee, Chad Hull, John Rupp, Mike Gahan.

 

The 1987-1988 team went 19-2 in dual meets finishing as conference and district champions. Mike Rivers finished as district champion, 2nd in regionals, and 3rd in the state. Kyle Gildea finished 3rd in regionals, Tom Nugent placed 4th.

Head Coach – Gary Rivers

Part of a History of Lowell Wrestling

Team Results

Opponent Result
Ionia W 51-21
Belding L 35-38
GR Union W 52-16
Kenowa Hills W 67-8
Sparta W 42-28
GR Creston W 61-9
Greenville W 35-30
Wyoming Rogers W 76-0
Montague W 69-3
Grand Haven W 56-9
Ravenna W 70-6
Muskegon W 67-8
Muskegon Heights W 72-6
Wyoming Park W 47-26
EGR W 72-4
Northview W 43-25
FHC W 47-19
Portland W 40-20
FHN W 53-12
GR Catholic Central W 47-18
Caledonia L 31-33

Lowell Points Opponent Points
1134 339

Individual Results

Name Wins Losses Ties Pins
Ryan Gould 0 2 0 0
Brad Whalen 22 17 0 19
Clay VanderWarf 13 12 0 10
Scott Nagy 13 6 0 10
Trevor Tyler 18 9 0 15
Nate Nauta 15 9 0 10
Aaron Adams 28 17 1 21
Craig Mersman 1 10 0 1
Jon Pratt 18 13 0 11
Mike Rivers 50 2 0 32
Jeff Depew 2 2 0 1
Todd Nauta 32 12 2 16
Kyle Gildea 47 7 0 26
Bart Olin 32 15 0 14
Glen Rozich 3 2 0 3
Aaron Wester 2 3 0 1
Tom Nugent 44 7 0 36
Mark Anderson 32 18 0 24
Tony Stepek 35 16 0 33
Dallas Kirkbride 11 20 0 22
Chad Hull 1 3 0 1

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Tri-captains Kyle Gildea, Tom Nugent, and Mike Rivers.