The St. Bede wrestling team notched their first win in Three Rivers Conference, defeating the Fulton Steamers 40-30 Tuesday.
Jordan Elnicki got the Bruins started with a 20-8 decision in the first match of the night at 113 pounds. The Steamers, however, swept the next three weights to go up 18-4 and the Bruins had to battle back.
Senior captain James Peacock began to turn the tide with an 8-5 decision at 138. That started a Bruins roll with Connor MacDavitt (4:36) and Adam Hunter (4:50) following with pinfalls at 145 and 152 to regain a Bruins lead at 19-18.
From there, the Bruins stretched their lead to 34-18, with wins by Andre Hurr (8-7) at 160, Spencer Barnes (1:39 fall) at 170 and Sam Bennett (1:20 fall) at 189. John Barnes (285) added a fall at 1:10.