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By Rob Langrell
Publisher of the Sidney Sun-Telegraph 

Sidney wrestlers stay undefeated

Borges, Robb and Muggli record key victories down the stretch in 34-31 dual win against Sedgwick County

 

Shelly Peckham / Special To The Sun-Telegraph

Sidney's Zach Borges is hoisted in the air by his teammates following his victory at 160 pounds – the final match of the night – to help propel the Red Raiders to a 34-31 win over Sedgwick County.

Zach Borges admittedly felt the pressure. It was a spot he said he didn't necessarily want to be in.

Borges, Sidney High's 160-pound wrestler, took to the mat in the last weight class of Thursday night's dual meet against Sedgwick County (Colo.) with the final result still hanging in the balance. He rose to the occasion, posting an impressive decision and propelling the undefeated Red Raiders to a 34-31 victory in front of a raucous crowd at Cabela's Athletic Facility.

"It was scary being in that spot," said Borges, who improved his season record to 22-9. "I'm not going to lie – I was ner...



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