In the first match, Ooltewah’s Stewart Doss got the pin over Cleveland’s Josh Hamilton to give the Owls an early 6-0 lead.
Cleveland’s Aaron Lopez came out next for the Raiders in the 145-pound match and took a win by decision over Matthew Seeler to get the Raiders back within 2 making it 6-4.
Wasting no time, Alex Doss of Ooltewah, got the pin over Chuck Norwood (152) taking just 57 seconds and extending the lead to 12-4 for the Owls.
The 160-pound match featured No.-2 ranked Isaiah Nichols of Cleveland against Ooltewah’s Goose Manning, ranked No. 3 in the state. Neither wrestler disappointed as the match went back and forth and finally ended with Nichols taking a 6-5 decision after three extra minutes of overtime pulling the Raiders back in it at 12-7.
Jesse Jones of Cleveland then won a decision over Lameach Jones (189), but Ooltewah’s Joy Redwood came out to take a decision over Seth Snyder (215) giving the Owls a 21-10 lead.
The Raiders then struck back getting a pin from Jordan Hines (285) and Austin Stephenson took a forfeit (103) to put the Blue Raiders up 22-21.
Cleveland then took over with Austin Oliver (112), Hayden Hamilton (125), and Brandon Strickland (130) taking decisions and Marvin Lopez (135) ending the night with a quick pin to give Cleveland the win 39-24 over Ooltewah.