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Sidney wrestler wants more after a season of accomplishments

"I don't feel like I did very well" Muggli says of state


Dave Faries

Sidney's 145 lb. wrestler Michael Muggli awaits the referee's signal during a match earlier this year.

Despite a season that included 36 wins and a spot in the state tournament, Sidney wrestler Michael Muggli was understandably disappointed by the final results.

Muggli fell agonizingly short of medaling at the state tournament, held last weekend at the CenturyLink Center in Omaha. After winning two of his first three matches at 145 lbs., the Sidney junior was one win away from the Saturday brackets.

That match, against Cory Washburn of Ashland-Greenwood, went into three overtimes before being decided by a single escape point.

"It's been a tough day," Muggli said on Monday. "I've had people...

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