EVANSTON, Ill. — Wisconsin-Parkside’s Luke Rynish saw his run for the Midlands Championship at 174 pounds came up short on Friday as he dropped his semifinal match.
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Rynish lost to Lee Munster, the number five seed from Northwestern 9-0. Munster sported 12-3 overall record against Division I competition coming into the match. He then fell to John Martin-Cannon from Buffalo — who was wrestling unattached — by a score of 12-6.
Rynish ended the day with a heartbreaking sudden death loss to Tanner Weatherman (who was also wrestling unattached) from Iowa State.
Rynish, who is now 23-4 on the season, will lead the Rangers into next weekend’s NWCA National Duals in Springfield, Illinois. That event will take place January 7-8.