MOORHEAD — Augustana won the first eight matches to claim a 33-7 dual win over Minnesota State Moorhead in Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference wrestling Sunday night at Nemzek Fieldhouse.
Dragons lost a pair of close matches as junior Tell Ward (157 pounds) lost a 7-5 decision to Vikings' (5-2, 2-0 NSIC) Jacob Tvinnereim, while Justin Travis lost an overtime decision 6-4 to Dylan Schuck at 165.
The two wins for MSUM came from Jordan Magnuson, 285, who picked up a 10-2 major decision over Steven Hajas to improve to 7-3 on the year. Junior Logan Rhode secured the other win for the Dragons when he defeated Daniel Bishop at 197 with an 8-5 win.
MSUM (0-4, 0-3 NSIC) hosts Concordia College in a nonconference dual at 7 p.m. Thursday.