The #4 Ellsworth Community College wrestling team took down #5 Iowa Lakes Community College on Jan. 31 by a 29-22 margin.
The meet began with three forfeits, two for ECC and one for Iowa Lakes, and a loss at 141 pounds for Ellsworth, leaving the Panthers down 16-6 after the first four matchups. Steven Lawrence (157) started the comeback for the Panthers with a technical fall. ECC lost the 165 pound match but took the rest of the meet to end with a 29-22 victory.
Jordan Gundrum (174) won by fall; Anthony Collins (184) won by decision; Tim Young (197) won by fall, and Gary Whitaker (285) finished the night with an exciting match that went into extra time, where he won by sudden victory.