MASON CITY - The NIACC wrestling team dropped a 28-15 decision to Iowa Central in an ICCAC dual meet on Wednesday in the NIACC Recreation Center.
Mendoza stopped Iowa Central's eighth-ranked Yarhoski Aldiva, 3-2. Judge pinned the Tritons' Russ Jennett in 1 minute, 40 seconds, Carpenter took a 3-1 decision from Iowa Central's Austin Lamm and Santee topped Iowa Central's Gunner Cash, 9-6.
NIACC returns to action Jan. 31 in a dual meet at Iowa Western.
IOWA CENTRAL 28, NIACC 15
125 - Kevin Radcliff (IC) dec. Mark Gonzales, 9-4; 133 - Josh Garcia (IC) dec. Arie Reyes, 10-8; 141 - Damond Lockner (IC) won by forfeit; 149 - Tony Mendoza (N) dec. Yarhoski Aldiva, 3-2; 157 - Ethan Karsten (IC) pinned Quinn Murphy, 1:34.
165 - Xavier Judge (N) pinned Russ Jennett, 1:40; 174 - Mason Carpenter (N) dec. Austin Lamm, 3-1; 184 - Brian Stanford (IC) major dec. Holt Truax, 13-1; 197 - Tyree Sutton (IC) pinned Hunter Hagen, 2:12; 285 - Zach Santee (N) dec. Gunner Cash.