SPARTA, NJ - In a back-and forth wrestling match on Wednesday night vs Mt. Olive, Sparta lost, 35-29.
 
Despite key victory by Al Falco 170, Garrett Gerndt 106, Andrew Legge 120, Ian Burke 138, Walker Schmitzer 145, Gavin Lally 220, Sparta fell short by six points. 
 
 
Sparta coach Frank Battaglia said, "Tough loss but a step in the right direction.  We have become a very competitive team."