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28th out of 104 at State
By Staff Reports
Saturday, March 11, 2017

ROCKY RIVER --  James Handwerk finishes his season as the 182 lb state runner-up. Handwerk battled Zach Steiner of Norwayne to a 1-1 tie in regulation. Steiner was able to get the winning takedown in overtime. Handwerk finishes his Lutheran West career as the most decorated wrestler in Lutheran West History. He is a 3 time state finalist, 2 time state champion, 3 time PAC Champion, 2 time PAC MVW, finished with a career record 163-11, holds the school record for fastest pin (:07), most takedowns in a match (18), most career wins (163), most career pins (101), and most career takedowns (382). "It has been an honor to be able to coach James these last four years", stated Coach Ressler. "He has put Lutheran West Wrestling on the mat and the younger guys all aspire to follow in his footsteps."

Schedule
Date
Opponent
Results
Fri 12/2/16
10th out of 17
Sat 12/3/16
7th out of 17
Sat 12/17/16
4th out of 12
Tue 12/27/16
40th out of 44
Wed 12/28/16
32nd out of 44
Thu 1/5/17
L, 40-39
Thu 1/5/17
L, 39-36
Fri 1/6/17
13th out of 18
Sat 1/7/17
14th out of 18
Thu 1/12/17
W, 48-36
Thu 1/12/17
L, 48-36
Mon 1/16/17
LW JV Tourn
Cancelled
Thu 1/19/17
W, 57-14
Thu 1/19/17
W, 45-36
Wed 1/25/17
W, 48-30
Wed 1/25/17
L, 72-9
Thu 1/26/17
L, 42-30
Thu 1/26/17
W, 54-18
Sat 1/28/17
5th out of 10
Sat 2/4/17
6th out of 12
Thu 2/9/17
L, 42-29
Thu 2/9/17
L, 54-25
Sat 2/25/17
3rd out of 13
Fri 3/3/17
8th out of 52
Sat 3/4/17
7th out of 52
Thu 3/9/17
20 out of 104
Fri 3/10/17
23rd out of 104
Sat 3/11/17
28th out of 104
2016-17 Coach Dave Ressler
1997-98 through current
2016-17 Varsity Wrestling
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