Van Meter had a long day of wrestling at the Lynnville-Sully Invitational on Dec. 21.
The Bulldogs left town with a 3-3 dual-meet record. They beat North Mahaska, 33-15; Midland, 34-30; and Cardinal, 45-30. They dropped two decisions to host L-S, 57-21 and 51-27, and Tri-County, 48-34.
Chase Wyant, Bailey Tuma and Spencer Benton all recorded six-victory days. Tuma, at 106, had two pins and a major-decision to his credit. Wyant ran the tables at 138, with four pins and a major decision. Benton had three pins at 220.
Brady Edwards won four matches at 132, and both 126-pounder Luke Costlow and 195-pounder Ryan Carlson had three victories. Colton Golwitzer (152) and Joe Septer (113) each had two.
The Bulldogs (5-8) return to action Jan. 11 at the Gary Christensen Invitational hosted by Winterset.