DUBUQUE, Iowa – Freshman Helton Vandenbush won both of his matches on the day to lead the MSOE wrestling team in action at the UD Duals Saturday, as the Raiders dropped dual meets with UW-Oshkosh and host Dubuque.
MSOE opened with a 35-11 loss to the Titans, earning wins at three weights, before closing the trip against the Spartans and tumbling, 42-3.
Vandebush put together a pair of strong wins at 174 pounds, opening with an 11-4 decision over his UWO opponent in the morning. He then came back to edge the competition from UD, 6-4.
Also against Oshkosh, sophomore Jack Rathburn and freshman Preston Makoutz scored wins. Rathburn competed at 157 pounds and racked up a 16-1 technical fall victory. Earlier in the match, Makoutz posted an 8-1 decision victory at 133 pounds.
The Raiders return to action next Saturday at the Elmhurst Invitational.