“I enjoy wrestling 285. It’s more relaxed wrestling. Normally it is a 2-0 or a 3-0 match. Wrestling 285 is more fun wrestling,” he said.
Renn won his first three bouts, all against opponents who outweighed him by between 25 and 50 pounds, before falling to Huntingdon standout Landon Fisher in the final match of the day.
“We don’t like to lose, and we don’t want losing to be acceptable in our program, so it hurts,” he said.
The Eagles lost 39-30 in a tight match against a team that improved to 13-1 on the season.
“I think they’ll rebound. We’ve got a couple more tough matches coming up with Shikellamy and Newport and we’re looking forward to them, the coach added.
What helps, he said, is “Knowing that I’m in better condition and staying in better position all the time. I know I am just faster and stronger than