Chase McLaren is feeling pretty good about how well the 2018-2019 wrestling season has gone for him so far.
The 138-pound senior for Atlantic-CAM, ranked third in The Predicament’s latest Iowa Class 2A rankings and fourth by IA Wrestle, noted how well his outside single-leg takedown is working for him and is more confident and better at hand-fighting.
He also has a fourth-place showing at the pre-season nationals under his belt.
“I feel like my snapdown has been my bread-and-butter (move),” he said, noting how it brought him to a 6-0 record so far this season, including a championship at the Joe Finch Invitational in Humboldt.
Like his teammates and coaches in the Trojan wrestling camp, he is looking forward to seeing where he’s truly at and how he stacks up against the very