The East Peoria wrestling team was denied again Dec. 19.


The East Peoria wrestling team was denied again Dec. 19.

Metamora dropped the Raiders to 0-5 in the Mid-Illini Conference with a 38-25 road win.

Six consecutive defeats between 112 and 140 pounds were costly for East Peoria.

The lone lightweight win for the Raiders was delivered by Alec Gonzalez, an 11-0 major decision in 103.

Breyer Gladwell (215) and Nate Joseph (285) both produced pins for East Peoria.

In between, Justin Barnett (145), Conrad Bray (152) and Jeff Petersen (171) all registered positive decisions by at least five points.