At 145 pounds on Saturday Josh Gerke upset not one, but two ranked wrestlers on his way to being crowned champion. Gerke won his opening match 13-3 over Waterloo East’s Jeremiah Jordan before going on to face #9 Johnny Clymer from Linn-Mar. Gerke would hold on for the win in the semifinal 4-2 and face #4 Alex Ward from Dubuque Hempstead in the final. Gerke would score off of a good scramble in the second period and then add another takedown in the third to finish off the Mustang, 5-2.

145 Results – MVC Super Meet
1st Place – Josh Gerke of Xavier, Cedar Rapids
2nd Place – Alex Ward of Dubuque Hempstead
3rd Place – Johnny Clymer of Linn-Mar
4th Place – Cody Clendenen of Cedar Rapids Jefferson
5th Place – Jeremiah Jordan of Waterloo East
6th Place – Grant Oberfoell of Wahlert, Dubuque
7th Place – Kale Crawford of Cedar Rapids Kennedy
8th Place – Ben Bertell of Iowa City West