GINW edges Aurora in opening-night dual

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Aurora won seven matches on the night, but it was Grand Island Northwest, the Class B defending state champs that walked away with a 42-36 win Thursday night to open the 2019-20 season. 

Picking up wins for the Huskies included Kolby Wessels, Mack Owens, Kole Fiala, Aaron Jividen, Caden Svoboda, Jeremy Oswald and Trevor Kluck. 

The dual ended with a highly ranked matchup as Kluck faced off with Northwest's Collin Quandt. According to NEwrestle.com, Kluck was the preseason No. 3 at 138 while Quandt was No. 2. 

Quandt opened up a 4-0 lead early on before Kluck came roaring back. The Aurora junior scored 10 straight points to win a 10-4 decision. 

Aurora will be in action at the Cozad Invite Saturday. 

For live updates from the sidelines follow us on Twitter @SportsANR and see next week's News-Register for full coverage. 

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