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Panthers clip Cheesemakers in border dual
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Monroes Justin Helton tries to take down a Lena-Winslow/Stockon, Ill., wrestler in the 135-pound match Thursday. Helton lost, 9-5.
MONROE - The Monroe wrestling team has been in a nail-biting position before when one deciding match can swing the outcome of a dual meet. With the Cheesemakers leading Lena-Winslow/Stockon, Ill., 33-30, the decisive match came in the heavyweight division. Monroe junior Nick Walker lost in a major decision 16-5 to Lena-Winslow's Zach Turnmeyer and the Panthers pulled off a thrilling 34-33 win over the Cheesemakers Thursday night.