Rams’ Ruth finishes state mat tourney in consolation round

Greene County senior grappler Hunter Ruth (220) ended the season with 31 wins and five losses after bowing out of the state wrestling tournament Friday evening.

In the first round Ruth lost 6-2 to Nick Smith of Central DeWitt. The match was tied 2-2 with only seconds left, but Smith sc0red a takedown and a two point near fall for the win.

In the first consolation round Ruth won by fall in 1:19 over Kyle Kucera of South Tama County.

Ruth lost in the second consolation round by fall in 1:23 to Caleb Ring of Osage.

 

 

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