NU Miners rack up another mat victory |

NU Miners rack up another mat victory

Nevada Union’s wrestling team extended its Capital Athletic League dual meet victory string to 72 with a 44-21 win over Davis Thursday night at Davis High School.

It was the CAL opener for the Miners.

Nevada-Union’s Robert McDaniel (112 pounds), Jonathon Bird (135), Matt Erdmann (140), Dan Smith (145), Wade Sauer (215), and Michael Bock (275) each won their matches by fall.

At 160, Melvin Bird won by unanimous decision, 12-1, while Miner teammate Chris Mossbacher won 11-1 at 189 pounds.

The NU junior varsity also won Thursday, posting a 52-12 victory over Davis.

The team will travel to Tracy Saturday for a tournament.

– The Union staff

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