Michigan Blue placed 3rd at the Midwest Ironman Duals in South Dakota, putting up a 4-1 dual record on the tournament. A loaded roster of state champs and all-staters proved to be very competitive on a national level.
Three wrestlers scored nationally-ranked wins. Hartland's Eliana Bommarito put up a perfect 5-0 mark on the day, picking up falls over the nations #5 and #6 ranked wrestlers. Bedford's Sylvia Pierce pinned Kylie Rule of Wisconsin, ranked 19th in the country. Incoming freshman Sabrina Nauss of Brighton also entered the national conversation, pinning #4-ranked Jaycee Foeller of Missouri.
Going 4-1 on the competition were incoming freshman Tyler Swanigan and Kailyn Garrett (South Lyon). 3-2 records were owned by Sydney Kutzke (Bullock Creek), Kendra Ryan (Fenton), Lydia Roope (Bay City Western), Bella Wazny (Hemlock), and Lydia Krauss (Boyne City). Howell's Brynn Green was 2-1 as well, and Maddie Hayden of Caledonia was 2-0.