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Okoboji/HMS moves up Siouxland dual standings

5 Pioneers are all-conference, advance to state meet

Okoboji/HMS's wrestling team improved its dual meet records during the 2022-23 season and also had five athletes garner all-conference recognition and advance to the state tournament.

The Pioneers finished third in the Siouxland Conference dual standings with a 5-2 record. Overall, Okoboji/HMS was 9-6 in dual competition.

Noah Strantz (160 pounds) was the only champion for Okoboji/HMS at the conference tournament, but Dylan Jones (120), H-M-S senior Bryce Dodge (152), Nathanial Franklin (170) and Sam Pas (220) were runners-up. Sophomore James Gellerman from H-M-S placed third at 182 pounds.