Five Cyclones Win In First Round At NCAA Championships
OMAHA, Neb. – The Iowa State wrestling team started the 2010 NCAA Championships with five winners in first round action at the Qwest Center. ISU picked up bonus points in the initial session from seniors Mitch Mueller (149) and Jake Varner (197). Three Iowa State losses in the first round, including fourth-seeded Jon Reader's match at 165 pounds, were decided by one point. The Cyclones are in seventh place with 13 points after the first session. Iowa (21.5) and Oklahoma State (16) hold the top two team spots. Second session competition begins at 6:30 this evening.