The North Putnam wrestling squad opened the season at the Brownsburg Invitational Saturday. The Cougars were 1-4 on the day.
The Cougars lost to Brownsburg 69-9, to Plainfield 72-10, to South Putnam 42-35 and Fishers 67-12. North Putnam's lone victory came against Indianapolis Washington which they won 42-18.
Dustin Vires led the Cougars squad with fivematch wins on the day, while Tyler Ruble won four matches. Dillion Bailey, Joe Mindiola and Tommy Welch all had two wins for North. Josh Eising won one match for the Cougars.
North Putnam will host Tri-West on Dec. 2 at 6:30 p.m.