Central Minnesota Mat Rats Section/State Tournament Report (26th Annual) by Roger Mischke

Central Minnesota Mat Rats Section/State Tournament Report (26th Annual)
by Roger Mischke

By Roger Mischke November 2019 Coaches, please keep me informed of your team’s success throughout the season. With each edition, I would like to share their success in The Central MN Report. Please send relevant information for Class A individual and team ratings as well. I will also report your results to The Guillotine results page results@theguillotine.com If possible you can also text or email a photo of your score book pages after your duals. If you want to text; I will give individuals my cell phone number. If you are using Track Wrestling, could you please add me to your mailing list. Thanks, The Mat Rat Roger Mischke

CENTRAL MINNESOTA CONFERENCE

BELGRADE-BROOTEN-ELROSA JAGUARS
The Jaguars defeated the Benson Braves in the Section 5A quarterfinals 71-9 and in the semifinals they defeated the No. 4A ranked Minnewaska Lakers 38-23. In the championship they were defeated by the No. 1A ranked Long Prairie/Grey Eagle/Browerville Wolves 33-18 in a very well wrestled dual, with very high intensity. Walker Bents and Canon Swanson both went 3-0, Mark Jenniges went 2-0 and Wyatt Engen, Tyler Jensen, Blaine Fischer, Maximus Hanson, Taiton Linder and Michael Doubek all went 2-1 in the section 5A duals. The Jaguars completed their dual meet portion of their season with a very impressive 20-4 dual meet mark.

The Jaguars had a very good Section 5A Individual tournament; they earned thirteen medals including seven state qualifiers. Canon Swanson and Walker Bents both earned championships and Ryan Jensen, Tyler Jensen, Blaine Fischer, Evan Young and Michael Doubek all earned second place to punch their ticket to the state tournament. Max Hanson and Dylan Kampsen both earned third place and Wyatt Engen earned fourth place. Mark Jenniges earned fifth place and Cooper Wold and Bryce Feuerhake both took sixth place.

The Jaguars earned three state tournament medals; Walker Bents (106) (46-4) earned a state championship; with a :30 second fall in the championship. Canon Swanson (145) (53-1) earned third place, after being upset in the quarterfinal match, he came back to win four matches. Blaine Fischer (126) (40-12) earned fourth place, he was defeated in a very close match in the semifinals and he lost to the No. 4 rated wrestler 2-1 in the third place match. Ryan Jensen (126) (39-11) was defeated in his first round match and then he was eliminated from the tournament. Michael Doubek (195) (37-13), was defeated in first round, won one wrestle back match and then he was defeated. Evan Young (160) (23-22) was injured in his first match and he was forced to default his match in the wrestlebacks. Head Coach Jack Mueller and Assistant Coach Eric Schoenberg were name the coaches of their year by their coaching peers in Section 5A.

KIMBALL AREA CUBS

The Cubs defeated St. Agnes 66-9 in the Section 4A quarter-finals and in the semifinals they defeated Central Minnesota conference rival Howard Lake-Waverly/Winsted 46-23. They were defeated by the No. 2A ranked Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City in the championship 53-10. Alex Nelson, Ashton Hanan and Carter Holtz all went 3-0 and Gavin Winter, Austin Donnay and Nicholas Bowen all went 2-1 at the Section 4A duals. They had an impressive 24-6 dual meet record overall for the 2019-2020 season.

The Cubs had a very good Section 4A Individual tournament with eleven place winners and six that punched their tickets to the state tournament. They earned six championships by: Gavin Winter, Alex Nelson, Zack Holtz, Ashton Hanan and Carter Holtz and Austin Donnay earned second place. Nicholas Bowen earned third place, Brett Schiefelbein, Jack Bollman and William Serbus all earned fifth place and Ace Meyer took sixth place.

The Cubs earned four medals, led by Gavin Winter (126) (33-8) earned fifth place State honors. Zack Holtz (152) (34-3) he earned sixth place. He defeated the no. 7 ranked Caden Ochsendorf of Maple River in the first round and No. 9 ranked. Isaac Denstad of Caledonia/Houston 8-5. In the semifinals he was defeated by No. 8 ranked and No. 6 seeded Jordan Lohse of WCA/BE 4-3. Zach was injured in this match and he was forced to default out of the tournament. Ashton Hanan (170) (39-8) was seeded No. 5, he earned sixth place. He defeated Dane Schoenborn of Fosston-Bagley in his first round match 10-0 and in the quarters he was defeated 7-6 by the No. 7 ranked and No. 4 seeded Noah Sayles of GMLOS 7-6. Alex Nelson (132) (32-9) earned sixth place, he was seeded No. 6 and he defeated Caleb Beeler of Blue Earth Area 7-1. In the quarterfinals he was defeated by No. 3 ranked and 3 seeded Blaine Fischer of BBE 6-2. Carter Holz (182) (35-2) was seeded No. 5, he was defeated by Ethan Boll of Crookston and Boll was defeated in his quarterfinal match. Thus Carter was eliminated from the tournament. Boll did go on to earned sixth place. Austin Donnay (160) (30-16) won by default over the No. 2 seeded wrestler. He was defeated by the No. 4 ranked Daniel Smith of GMLOS in his quarterfinal match. Austin was defeated in his first wrestle back match by Josiah Hedonisten of Medford. This wraps up a very good season, with no seniors on the roster, the Cubs are excited about the potential of what next season might bring.

HOWARD LAKE-WAVERLY/WINSTED LAKERS
The Lakers defeated Sibley East in the quarterfinals of the Section 4A duals 57-21 and in the semifinals they were defeated by Class A Lean and Mean Kimball Area 46-23. Caleb Boese, Mitch Mallak, Wiley Wiegert and Danny Mosford all went 2-0 in the Section 4A duals. The Lakers had a good 17-8 dual meet record overall for the 2019-2020 season.

The Lakers Caleb Boese (106) (27-14) earned sixth place honors. He did win his first two matches to reach the semifinals. Collin Boese (145) (29-9) went 2-2 in the tournament, he was defeated in OT in the quarterfinals. Danny Mosford (220) (20-10), he went 2-2; he was defeated 3-1 in the wrestle backs.

ROYALTON/UPSALA ROYALS
The Royals were the No. 1 seed team in the Section 7A duals, they defeated the No. 7 seeded Crosby-Ironton Rangers 53-22 and in the semifinals they defeated the No. 5 seeded Holdingford in a very good dual 38-29. In the championship they defeated the No. 2 seed Aitkin Gobblers with a total team effort 39-27, to earn the Section 7A championship and their ticket to the State Tournament. Jake Leibold, Austin Wensmann and Matthew Kasella all went 3-0 and Will Gorecki, Hunter Novitzki (132) and Brayden Conrad all went 2-1 and Mason Novitzki, Gage Louden and Aiden Olson all went 2-0.

The Royals had a good Section 7A Individual tournament with eleven place winners, including four that punched their tickets to the state tournament. Jacob Leibold, Mason Novitzki and Matthew Kasella all earned championships and Will Gorecki earned second place. Gage Louden and Austin Wensmann both earned third place and Braden Conrad, Aiden Olson and Hunter Novitzki all earned fourth place, Michael Zimmerman earned fifth place and Isaac Kasella took sixth place.

The Royals were defeated by the No. 6 rated and No. 3 seeded Section 3A champions Tracy-Milroy-Balaton/Westbrook-Walnut Grove 59-18 in the quarterfinals and in the consolation they were defeated by the No. 7 ranked Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale/Parkers Prairie 50-21. Jacob Leibold went 2-0 in the state tournament duals for the Royals. Jacob Leibold (138) (41-10) earned sixth place, he was defeated by the No. 2 ranked and 6th seeded Will Magaard of KMS in the first round. He did defeat the No. 3 seeded and No. 3 ranked Brett Willaby of Windom/Mountain Lake in the first round of wrestle backs 9-5 and he earned a fall over Hayden Straumann of ACGC in 4:04. He was defeated in the consolation semifinals by the No. 5 ranked Nolan Rommel of Wabasha-Kellogg 7-2. He took on the No. 4 ranked Taylor DeFrang of Dover-Eyota for fifth place and the No. 2 seeded, he lost a very close 3-2 match. Will Gorecki (120) (34-16) was defeated in his first match by the No. 5 ranked and No. 3 seeded Boden Simon of Maple River and thus eliminated from the tournament. Mason Novitzki (285) (31-10) was defeated in his first round match by the No. 4 seeded and No. 8 ranked Cian Buehler of Ottertail Central and Cian was defeated in the quarterfinals, thus Mason was eliminated. Matthew Kasella (195) (17-12) was defeated by the No. 5 ranked Josh Steffen of Canby in his first round match and Josh was defeated in his quarterfinal match, thus Matthew was eliminated. The Royals were with out one of their leading wrestlers thru the section team and individual tournament. Gabe Gorecki (160) (30-9) Sophomore was injured in the semifinals of the Park Region Conference. Head Coach Terry Gorecki was voted by the Section 7A coaches as the Coach of the Year in Section 7A for the 2019-2020 season. Assistant Coach Shane Fesenmaier was also voted on the Assistant Coach of the Year in Section 7A for the 2019-2020 season

EDEN VALLEY-WATKINS EAGLES
The Eagles No. 4 seed in the Section 4A dual tournament, defeated Trinity School at River Ridge 40-34 in the quarterfinals. In the semifinals they meet the No. 1 seed and No. 2 state ranked Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City , they were defeated 67-4. Taylor Ludwig went 2-0 at the Section 4A duals. They completed their 2019-2020 season with a 18-11 overall dual meet mark.

The Eagles had a very good Section 4A Individual tournament with twelve place winners, including three that punched their tickets to the state tournament. Austin Schlangen, Sam Nistler and Gavin Mathies all earned second place, Treagyn Ludwig, Taylor Ludwig and Zach Nistler all earned third place. Sonnie Detteer earned fourth place, Carter Mathies and Conner Lincoln both earned fifth place and Gavon Canon and Treyce Ludwig both took sixth place.

The Eagles had three wrestlers competing at the state tournament, Austin Schlangen (285) (33-12), in his first round match he upset No. 3 ranked Denver Noyes of Canby 3-2 and he lost by fall to the 2X defending champion, No. 1 ranked Craig Orlando of Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale/Parkers Priarie. Austin won by a fall over Kyle Blazek of Crosby-Ironton. He was defeated by No. 8 ranked and No. 4 seeded Cian Buehler of Ottertail Central in his 2nd round of wrestlebacks. Austin was just short one match of earning a medal. Sam Nistler (152) (33-19), was defeated in his first round match by No. 1 rated Willie VonRuden of Medford and in the wrestle back he was defeated by No. 5 rated Andy Dostal of Badger/Greenbush-Middle River in a close 2-0 match. Gavin Mathies (145) (25-18) was defeated in his first match by No. 6 seeded Koby Nagel of Blue Earth Area and then eliminated when Nagel was defeated in the quarterfinals.

HOLDINGFORD HUSKERS
The Huskers were the No. 5 seed team in the Section 7A dual tournament, they defeated the No. 4 seed team the Deer River Warriors in the quarterfinals 39-36, in a very exciting dual. They were defeated by the number one seeded Royalton/Upsala 38-29. Tate Lange and Sam Harren both went 2-0 in the section duals. They completed their 2019-2020 with a 13-11 overall dual meet record.

The Huskers had a good Section 7A Individual tournament with ten place winners including three that punched their ticket to the state tournament. Sam Harren earned the championship and Tate Lange and James Welle both earned second place. Max Secord, Drew Lange, Chase Boeckman and Luke Bieniek all earned fourth place and William Pilarski and Cohl Clear both took sixth place.

The Huskers had three wrestlers that competed at the state tournament, Tate Lange (160) (34-9), lost his first round match to the No. 1 ranked Owen Bjerga of Staples-Motley and in his first wrestle back match he lost a close match to Sawyer Schwartz of TMB/WWG 5-3 and Schwartz went on take third place. Tate was eliminated from the tournament after his second loss. Sam Harren (220) (30-13) was defeated in his first round match by the No. 2 ranked Dylan Jergenson of Minnewaska Area and he was defeated by the Section 5A champion Logan Sherwood of ACGC in a very close 1-0 match. Thus Sam was eliminated from the tourney. Sherwood went on to earn fifth place. James Welle (145) (24-18) was defeated by the No. 5 ranked and No. 4 seeded Seth Goetzinger of Chatfield and he was defeated in his first round of the wrestle backs by Conference rival Collin Boese of Howard Lake/Waverly/Winsted, thus he was eliminated from the tournament.

PARK REGION CONFERENCE

LONG PRAIRIE-GREY EAGLE/BROWERVILLE WOLVES

The Wolves defeated the Quad County Sting in the section 5A quarterfinals 74-0 and in the semifinals they defeated the Kerkhoven-Murdock-Sunburg Fighting Saints 47-9. In a intense battle the Wolves defeated the Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa Jaguars 33-18 in the section 5A championship, to defend their section honors. Justin Crandall, Carter Meiners, Landon Gode, Mason Gode, Nye Becker, Ted Stacey, Riley Thom and Trey Lancaster all went 3-0, Gabe Pesta and Caleb Pesta both went 2-0 and Braden Thom, Hans Holmquist and Levi Line all went 2-1 in the section duals. The Wolves have a very impressive 31-3 overall in duals after the Section 5A duals.

The Wolves had a very good Section 5A Individual tournament with thirteen place winners, including seven state qualifiers. Mason Gode, Landon Gode, Justin Crandall and Ted Stacey all earned section championships and Nye Becker, Caleb Pesta and Braden Thom all earned second place. Carter Meiners, Cael Lorentz, Hans Holmquist and Levi Line all earned third place. Gabe Pesta earned fourth place and Trey Lancaster earned fifth place.

The Wolves defended their state dual meet championship with three big wins to give them a overall dual record of 34-3 for the season. They defeated the Section 8A champions Badger/Greenbush-Middle River 44-21 in their quarterfinal dual. In the semifinals they defeated the Section 2A champions Blue Earth Area 39-18. The championship was truly a battle between two very well coached teams. They defeated the Section 4A champions Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City 30-27. Landon Gode, Mason Gode, Caleb Pesta all went 3-0, Braden Thom, Carter Meiners, Ted Stacey, Riley Thom, Hans Holmquist and Levi Line all went 2-1 in the state tourney duals

The Wolves earned four medals at the State Individual tournament, Mason Gode (138) (54-1) earned the state championship. He defeated his section rival in the championship Will Magaard of KMS. Landon Gode (132) (49-4) earned second place state honors. He was defeated by the defending state champion Charley Elwood of Medford 3-2. Justin Crandall (120) (51-8) earned third place. He battled back to win four matches to earn his state honors. He defeated the No. 1 rated Ayden Horner of TMB/W/WG in his third place match. Braden Thom (106) (45-12) earned fourth place state honors. He was defeated in OT in his first match and he came back to win three matches to earn his honors. He was defeated by the No. 6 ranked Marshall Larson of Aitkin 3-2 in his third place match. Nye Becker (145) (36-12) was defeated in his first state tourney match, he was eliminated from the tourney. Ted Stacey (152) (41-12) was defeated by the No. 3 seeded Carter Sorenson of Fosston-Bagley in his first round match and thus eliminated from the tourney. Caleb Pesta (182) (40-11) was defeated in two matches at the state tourney by the No. 2 and No. 4 ranked wrestlers.

BERTHA-HEWITT/VERNDALE/PARKERS PRAIRIE RAIDERS

The Raiders defeated the Barnesville Trojans 67-4 in the section 6A quarterfinals 60-9 and in the semifinals they defeated their Park Region Conference rival New York Mills 51-24. The Raiders defeated another Park Region Conference rival the West Central Area/Ashby/Brandon Evansville Knights 39-21 to defend their section honors. David Revering, Deagen Captain, Jason Koehn, Gideon Ervasti, Jaden Finck and Craig Orlando all went 3-0, Aiden Larson, Reese Thompson, Justin Koehn, Brock Peterson, Carter Rokes and Hunter Dean all went 2-1 in the section duals. The Raiders will enter the state tournament after their Section 6A championship at 19-4 overall in duals. They had a Section 6A Individual tournament with thirteen place winners, including six state qualifiers. Craig Orlando, Gideon Ervasti, David Revering and Deagen Captain all earned section championships and Jason Koehn and Mason Schroeder both earned second place to punch their ticket to the state tournament. Jaden Finck earned third place and Hunter Dean, Reese Thompson and Aiden Larson all earned fourth place. Tyler Eggert and Brock Peterson both earned fifth place and Justin Koehn took sixth place.

The Raiders earned the Consolations State Dual honors with a pair of bigs wins. They were defeated by No. 2 ranked ACGC in the quarterfinals 51-18, but they did come back with a big win over the Section 7A champion Royalton/Upsala 50-21 and over the Section 8A champions Badger/Greenbush-Middle River 47-27. Craig Orlando, Gideon Ervsati and Mason Schroeder all went 3-0 and Deagen Captain, Reese Thompson and Jason Koehn all went 2-1 and Bennett Arceneau and Jaden Finck both went 2-0 in the state tournament duals.

The Raiders earned one individual medal at the state tourney, Craig Orlando earned his third state championship. He had a fall over the No. 4 ranked Scot Edwards of Adrian Area for the championship. David Revering (106) (37-9) was eliminated after his first round match. Gideon Ervasti (182) (38-5) went 2-2 in the state individual tournament. He was defeated in the quarterfinals by the No. 3 ranked Brett Graham of Frazee 5-3. Jason Koehn (138) (33-12) was eliminated after his first round loss to the No. 7 ranked Jaden Klinkner of Blue Earth Area. Mason Schroeder (160) (32-20) went 2-2 at the state Individual tournament. Deagen Captain (113) (39-10) was eliminated after his first round match. The Raiders area pretty excited about the future, with just two seniors on the team.

WEST CENTRAL AREA/ASHBY/BRANDON-EVANSVILLE KNIGHTS

The Knights defeated the Border West Buccaneers in the section 6A quarterfinals 60-9 and Park Region Conference rival the Ottertail Central Bulldogs in a very intense dual 34-33. They were defeated by Bertha Hewitt/Parkers Prairie in the championship 39-21. Jordan Lohse, Nathan Kisgen and Colton Lindquist all went 3-0 and Hunter Gruchow, Ashton Danner, Anthony Sykora, Kade Olson and Deklin Goeden all went 2-1 in the section duals. They completed their dual portion of the season with a 19-6 overall dual meet record. The Knights had a very good Section 6A individual tournament with all fourteen earning medals, including five state qualifiers. Jordan Lohse and Anthony Sykora both earned the section championships and Devin Stone, Nathan Kisgen and Hunter Gruchow all earned second place to punch their tickets to the state tournament. Deklin Goeden, and Colton Lindquist both earned fourth place, Bret Duncan, Dierk Goeden, Ashton Dünner, Solomon Wales and Adam Lohse all earned fifth place and Kaleb Getz took sixth place. Jordan Lohse (152) (43-4) earned second place honors in the state tournament. He was defeated by the No. 1 ranked Willie Von Ruden of Medford in the championship. Nathan Kisgen (170) (45-6) went 2-2 in the state tournament and Anthony Sykora (138) (34-14) went 1-2 at the state tournament. Hunter Gruchow (106) (30-21) went 0-2, he was defeated by the No. 9 and No. 5 ranked wrestlers.

OTTERTAIL CENTRAL BULLDOGS

The Bulldogs defeated the Staples-Motley Cardinals 66-11 in the Section 6A quarterfinals and in the semifinals they were defeated by their Park Region Conference rival the West Central Area/Ashby/Brandon Evansville Knights in a very intense dual 34-33. Zane Swanson, Cian Buehler, Matt Hendricks, Logan Schleske, Hayden Hart and Laredo Bugbee all went 2-0 in the Section duals. They complete their dual meet portion of the season with a Overall 13-8 dual meet mark. The Bulldogs had a very good Section 6A individual tournament with thirteen place winners, including five state qualifiers. Zane Swanson, Hayden Hart and Laredo Bugbee all earned section championships and Cian Buehler and Brien Poser both earned second place to punch their tickets to the state tournament. Logan Schleske earned third place and Chase Janu, Nik Gardin, Matt Hendricks, Reed Leabo and Cody Jacobs all earned fourth place. Both Kolby Peters and Tristan Evavold both earned fifth place.

The Bulldogs Cian Buehler (285) (37-7) earned fourth place state honors, he was defeated in the quarterfinals by No. 5 ranked Dylan Nirk of Westfield. Cian battled back to win four matches to earn third place with a win over Nirk for his third place honors. Zane Swanson (195) (33-9) earned fourth place honors. He was defeated twice by the No. 1 ranked Tyler VanLuik of Minnewaska Area in the quarterfinals and in his third place match. Hayden Hart (132) (35-13) was defeated in his first round match by the No. 5 ranked wrestler, he was eliminated from the tournament. Laredo Bugbee (120) (31-12) was defeated in his first round match and eliminated from the tournament. Brien Poser (126) (12-8) went 0-2 in the state tournament matches.

UNITED NORTH CENTRAL WARRIORS

The Warriors defeated the Park Rapids Panthers in the Section 8A quarterfinals 57-18 and in the semifinals they were defeated in a very close dual by Badger/Greenbush-Middle River 31-29. Hunter Skaro, Dylan Rasmussen, Collin Olson, Vince Dailey, Ethan Hendrickson and Dakota Meech all went 2-0 in the section duals. The Warriors compiled a 15-8 overall dual meet record for the 2019-2020 season. The Warriors had a very good Section 8A Individual tournament with thirteen place winners, including a pair of state qualifiers. Ethan Hendrickson earned a section championship and Hank Tellers earned second place to punch his ticket to the state tournament. Eion Ness, Torrey Carlson, Hunter Skaro and Dylan Rasmussen all earned third place. Vince Dailey and Dakota Meech both earned fourth place and Aaron Lake and Gabe Hendrickson both earned fifth place. Reid Pinoniemi, Marcus Peterson and Justin Gonska all took sixth place.

The Warrriors Ethan Hendrickson (113) (28-3) earned second place state honors. He defeated the No. 8 ranked Logan Butzon of Jackson County Central in the quarterfinals and in the semifinals he defeated No. 2 ranked Cael Bartels of Chatfield. He was defeated by the defending state champion, No. 1 ranked Derek Steele of Sibley East in the championship. Hank Tellers (145) (15-20) went 0-2 at the state tournament, he was defeated by No. 7 and No. 1 ranked wrestlers.

NEW YORK MILLS EAGLES

The Eagles defeated the Pelican Rapids Vikings 39-30 in the section 6A quarterfinals. In the semifinals the Eagles were defeated by their Park Region Conference rival and No. 1 seed Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale/Parkers Prairie Raiders 51-24. The Eagles had a good Section 6A Individual tournament with thirteen place winners, including three state qualifiers. Dane Niemi earned a section championship and Gabe Geiser and Elliot Mann both earned second place. Bren Salo and Derrick Wegscheid both earned third place and Nick Peters earned fourth place. Logan Small, Braxton Saewert, Braeden Peterson, Alex Sandoval, Jacob Guck, Chris Yoder and Jon Riners all took sixth place.

The Eagles earned two state tournament medal by Gabe Geiser (145) (29-7), he earned sixth place state honors. He defeated the No. 1 ranked wrestler in his second match. He was defeated in the semifinals by the No. 5 ranked Seth Goetzinger of Chatfield 6-2. He was defeated by the No. 6 ranked Blake Reiss of Minneota in the consolation semifinals 5-3. He was defeated in OT 9-7 by the No. 2 ranked Trey Fairbanks from Deer River. Elliot Mann (195) (26-14) earned sixth place state honors. He was defeated by the No. 2 ranked Luke Tweeton of Frazee in his first match. He did come back to win a pair of matches, including over the No. 7 ranked Michael Doubek of BBE 3-2. He lost in the consolation semifinals to the No. 1 ranked Tyler VanLuik of Minnewaska Area and to the No. 4 ranked Derek Werner of Wabasso/Red Rock Central. Dane Niemi (126) (34-3) was unset in his first round match by No. 7 ranked Tucker Ginther of Caledonia/Houston 5-4 and he was eliminated from the tournament.

OSAKIS SILVERSTREAKS

The Silverstreaks were defeated in their Section 5A pigtail dual by the Quad County Sting 42-25. The Silverstreaks had five section place winners; Nathan Kulzer earned third place, Jacob Taplin, Logan Grove and Kale Drevlow all earned fourth places and Carsten Jacobson earned fifth place.

WADENA-DEER CREEK WOLVERINES

The Wolverines were defeated in the section 6A pigtail dual by the Barnesville Trojans 41-33. The Wolverines earned four section medals, including one state qualifier. Simon Snyder (120) (36-12) went 0-2 at the state tournament. Cody Wheeler and Mason Snyder both earned third place and River McQuiston took sixth place.

WEST CENTRAL CONFERENCE

ATWATER-COSMOS-GROVE CITY FALCONS

The Falcons defended their Section 4A honors with a very impressive team performance. The No. 1 seed Falcons defeated the Norwood Young America Raiders in the quarterfinals 69-6 and in the semifinals they defeated the No. 4 seed Eden Valley-Watkins Eagles 67-4. In the championship they defeated the No. 2 seeded Class A Lean and Mean the Kimball Area Cubs 53-10. Kelvin Ponce, Brady Holien, Hayden Straumann, Jaxon Behm, Terrell Renne and Tanner Berghuis all went 3-0, Logan Straumann, Taylor Fester and Jesus Cardenas will went 2-0 and Logan Sherwood and Jevon Williams both went 2-0 in the Section 4A duals. The Falcons had a very good Section 4A Individual tournament with thirteen place winners, including eleven state qualifiers. Jevon Williams, Kelvin Andrade-Ponce, Jaxon Behm and Tanner Berghuis all earned section championships. Cole Holien, Brady Holien, Ramzee Molinaro, Hayden Straumann, Taylor Fester, Jesus Cardenas and Logan Sherwood all earned second place to punch their tickets to the state tournament. Terrell Renne earned third place and Logan Straumann earned fourth place.

The Falcons defeated the No. 7A ranked BHV/PP Raiders in the state quarterfinals 51-18. In the semifinals the Falcons defeated the No. 6A ranked TMB/W/WG Panthers 40-25. The Falcons had an intense battle with the No. 1 ranked LPGE/BR Wolves in the championship. They come up just short, as they were defeated 30-27 for the championship. Jevon Williams went 3-0, Cole Holien, Kelvin Andrade-Ponce, Brady Holien, Ramzee Molinaro, Mason Strudeman and Logan Sherwood went 2-1 and Hayden Straumann and Tanner Berghuis both went 2-0 in the state tourney duals.
Brady Holien (126) (39-10) earned fourth place honors. In the quarterfinals he was defeated by the No. 8 ranked Levi Ellingson of TMB/W/WG 2-1. Brady come back four matches, defeating the No. 7 ranked Tucker Ginther of Caledonia/Houston and Section 4A champion Gavin Winter. He was defeated by No. 10 ranked JP Fitzpatrick of Crosby-Ironton in his third place match. Tanner Berghuis (285) (43-4) earned fifth place honors, he defeated the No. 9 ranked in the quarterfinals Alex Francis of Caledonia/Houston by fall and he lost in the semifinals to the No. 4 ranked Scot Edwards of Adrian. Tanner was defeated in the consolation semifinals by the No. 8 ranked Cian Buehler of Ottertail Central and he defeated Alec Francis again by fall in his fifth place match. Logan Sherwood (220) (27-10) earned fifth place; he defeated No. 8 ranked Carter Quam on Kenyon-Wanamingo in his first match and he lost to the No. 2 ranked Dylan Jergenson of Minnewaska Area in the quarterfinals. Logan defeated the No. 10 ranked Sam Harren of Holdingford and No. 7 ranked AJ Karver of Chatfield, before he lost in the consolation semifinals to No. 4 ranked Shane Noyes of Canby. Logan defeated the No. 6 ranked Mason Rummel of Springfield in his fifth place match. Cole Holien (113) (39-9) earned fifth place state honors. Cole defeated the No. 9 ranked Chen Wiste of GMLOS in his first match, he was defeated in the quarters by No. 5 ranked Coy Gunderson of KMS. Cole did comeback four matches, he defeated No. 7 ranked Ryan Jensen of BBE, he lost to No. 2 ranked Cael Bartels of Chatfield in the consolation semifinals and in his fifth place match he defeated Coy Gunderson of KMS 5-1. Jevon Williams (106) (40-9) earned fifth place state honors. He defeated No. 5 ranked Brayan Anaya of Adrian Area in the quarterfinals and he lost to the No. 2 ranked Anthony Romero of GMLOS in the semifinals. Javon was defeated in the consolations semifinals by No. 8 ranked Braden Thom of LPGE/BR and he defeated his Section 4A rival Caleb Boese of HLWW in his fifth place match. Kelvin Andrade-Ponce earned sixth place state honors, he defeated No. 8 ranked Owen Bertram of Springfield in his first match and in the semifinals he was defeated by the defending state champion and no. 3 ranked Drayden Morton of Sibley East 2-1. Kelvin was defeated in the consolation semifinals by the No. 1 ranked Ayden Horner of TMB/W/WG and by the No. 6 ranked Zach Brown of Crookston in his fifth place match. Ramzee Molinaro (132) (32-8) was just one match short of earning of state honors. He was defeated by the No. 2 ranked Charlie Elwood of Medford in the quarterfinals, he come back in the wrestle backs. But he was defeated by the No. 6 ranked Gavin Gust of Dover-Eyota 6-4. Jaxon Behm (160) (33-15) was defeated in his first match by No. 5 ranked Sawyer Schwartz of TMB/W/WG and eliminated from the tournament. Taylor Fester (170) (26-12) was defeated in his first match by the No. 5 ranked Nathan Kisgen of WCA/A/BE and eliminated from the tournament. Hayden Straumann (138) (25-18) was defeated by the No. 4 ranked Taylor DeFrang of Dover-Eyota, he did win one wrestleback match and then he was defeated by No. 10 ranked Jacob Leibold of Royalton/Upsala. Jesus Cardenas (195) (16-17) was defeated by No. 8 ranked Ethan Kovars of Zumbrota-Mazeppa and thus eliminated from the tournament.

MINNEWASKA AREA LAKERS

The Lakers defeated their West Central Conference rival in the quarterfinals of the Section 5A duals, the BOLD Warriors 66-7. In the semifinals they were defeated by the No. 3A ranked Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa Jaguars 38-23. Jacob Blair, Tyson Meyer, Tyler VanLuik and Dylan Jergenson all went 2-0 in the Section duals. The Lakers had a good Section 5A Individual tournament with twelve place winners, including five state qualifiers. Tyson Meyer, Dylan Jergenson, Tyler VanLuik, Easton McCrory and Jakob Swalla all earned section championships. Mason Blair, Jacob Blair and Nathan Rankin all earned third place and Max Reichmann earned fourth place. Nick Ankeny, Mason Schiffer and Tyrone Walsh all earned fifth places.

The Lakers did earn three state tournament medals; leading the way was Tyson Meyer (170) (49-1) defended his state title with four big wins. He defeated No. 5 ranked Nathan Kisgen of WCA/A/BE in the quarterfinals and in the semifinals he defeated No. 7 ranked Noah Sayles of GMLOS. In the championship he defeated the No. 3 ranked Jace Paplow of TMB/W/WG to earn the championship. Dylan Jergenson (220) (44-5) earned second place state honors. He defeated No. 10 ranked Sam Harren of Holdingford in his first match and in the quarterfinals he defeated Logan Sherwood of ACGC. In the semifinals he defeated the No. 3 ranked Daniel Erlandson of Breckenridge. He was defeated by the defending state champion, No. 1 ranked Dominik Vacura of Badger/Greenbush-Middle River in the championship. Tyler VanLuik (195) (50-1) earned third place state honors, he defeated the No. 7 ranked Zane Swanson of Ottertail Central in the quarterfinals. In the semifinals he was defeated by Colton Krell of Westfield, No. 3 ranked. Tyler came back to win a pair of matches, in his third place match he defeated Swanson for the second time. Jakob Swalla (285) (32-6) was defeated in his quarterfinal match by the No. 4 ranked Scot Edwards of the Adrian Area. He did defeated the section 1A runner up in his first wrestle back match. He was defeated by No. 9 ranked Alec Francis of Caledonia/Houston and thus eliminated from the tourney, just one match short of earning state honors. Easton McCrory (126) (30-10) was defeated in his first match by No. 8 ranked Levi Ellingson of TMB/W/WG 4-2 and he was defeated by No. 5 ranked Brady Holien of ACGC 6-4 in his first wrestle back match.

DAWSON-BOYD/LQPV/MONTEVIDEO UNITED

The United defeated their Conference rivals the Morris Area Tigers in the Section 3AA quarterfinals 39-30 and they were defeated by the No. 3AA ranked Fairmont/Martin County West Red Bull’s 61-12 in the semifinals. Trevon Johnson and Trey Teichert both went 2-0 in he section duals. The United had eleven place winners in the Section 3AA Individual tournament, including one state qualifier. Trevon Johnson earned a section championship. Layton Wittnebel earned third place, Tyler Schickedanz, Dain Mortenson, Kadin Huntley and Ross Kwillinski all earned fourth place. Landen Knoshal and Trey Teichert both earned fifth place and Daniel Gurlogson and Zander Clausen both took sixth place.
Trevon Johnson (145) (33-7) earned fifth place state honors, he went 3-2 in his state tournament matches.

MORRIS AREA TIGERS (MAHACA)

The Tigers were defeated in the quarterfinals of the Section 3AA duals by Dawson-Boyd/LQPV/Montevideo United 39-30. The Tigers earned nine Section 3AA medals, including three that were state qualifiers. Ethan Lebrija and Dalton Rose both earned section championships and Davin Rose earned second place to punch his ticket to the state tournament. Colten Wohlers earned fourth place, Dylan Rose, Dain Schroeder, Noah Amundson and Dillon Nelson all earned fifth place and Tristan Raths took sixth place.

The Tigers did earn two state tournament medals, Ethan Lebrija (120) (42-2) earned third place state honors. Ethan won his first two matches and then was defeated in the semifinals by nationally ranked Joey Thompson of Totino Grace. Ethan wrestled back with two falls over a pair of highly ranked wrestlers. Dalton Rose (182) (21-6) earned third place state honors. Dalton was seeded sixth, defeated the No. 3 seeded wrestler in the quarterfinals and then was defeated by the No. 2 seed in the semifinals. Dalton defeated the No. 5 and No. 4 seeded wrestlers on his way to his third place win. Davin Rose (126) (34-8) went 1-2 and he was eliminated from the tournament.

BENSON BRAVES

The Braves defeated the Ortonville Trojans in the Section 5A Pig-Tail dual 54-21 and in the quarterfinals they were defeated by the No. 3A ranked Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa Jaguars 71-9. Thomas Dineen and Alden Syltie both went 2-0 in the section duals. The Braves earned six Section 5A medals, including two state qualifiers. Tom Dineen earned a section championship and Adam Zosel earned second place to punch his ticket the state tournament. Mason Abner and Aiden Syltie both earn fourth place and Ayden Ehmke and Nathan Bodic both took sixth place. Tom Dineen (182) (41-3) earned fifth place honors. Tom did advance to the semifinals, where he was defeated 3-2 by the eventual state champion. He was defeated in the consolation semifinals by the No. 3 seeded Mason Smid of Blackduck/Cass Lake-Bena and he defeated the Ethan Boll of Crookston for the second time to earn fifth place. Adam Zosel (152) (33-4) was defeated in his first round match and he was eliminated from the tournament.

BOLD WARRIORS

The Warriors were defeated in the Section 5A quarter finals by the No. 4A ranked Minnewaska Area 66-7. The Warriors earned seven Section 5A medals, including four state qualifiers. Anthony Maher earned the section championship and Tim Peppel, Brady Ridler and Austin Kiecker all earned second place to punch their tickets to the state tournament. Jordan Amberg, Blake Flann and Gavin Moudry all earned fifth places.

The Warriors Anthony Maher (160) (27-3) earned second place state honors. He advanced to the semifinals with a big win over the No. 3 seeded Daniel Mielke of Rush City/Braham and in the semifinals he defeated the No. 4 ranked Daniel Smith of GMLOS 3-0. Brady Ridler (285) (30-10) was defeated by No. 9 rated Alec Francis of Caledonia/Houston and thus eliminated from the tournament. Tim Peppel (220) (28-5) was defeated by the No. 8 ranked Mason Rummel of Springfield and then eliminated from the tournament. Austin Kiecker (120) (35-12) won his first round match and then was defeated by the No. 2 ranked Kelvin Andrade-Ponce of ACGC and he then was defeated by the No. 8 ranked Owen Bertram of Springfield and eliminated from the tournament.

SAUK CENTRE/MELROSE (SCM)

The SCM Coop was defeated in their Section 8AA Pig-Tail dual by the Alexandria Cardinals 51-18. The Coop earned three medals in the Section 8AA Individual tournament, including one state qualifier. Karter Wensmann earned second place to punch his ticket to the state tournament. Coy Sjogren earned fourth place and Will Sjorgren took seventh place. Karter Wensmann (182) (35-11) won his first round state tournament match and he was defeated by the No. 1 seeded wrestling in the quarterfinals. Austin was defeated in his first wrestle back match, thus he was eliminated from the tournament.

GRANITE RIDGE CONFERENCE

FOLEY FALCONS

The Falcons were the No. 1 seed in the Section 7AA Dual tournament; they defeated the No. 6 seed their rivals Milaca 69-3 in the quarter-finals. In the semifinals they defeated No. 5 seeded Hibbing 66-10. The Falcons had a great team effort to defeat No. 2 seeded and No. 10AA State Ranked Princeton 36-24. Levi Jacobson, Connor Thorsten, Hunter Gorecki, Greg Miller and Elijah Novak all went 3-0, Caden Ruhoff, Ethan Oswald, Micheal Rothfork, Michael Moulzolf all went 2-1 and Isiah Fitch went 2-0. The Falcons will bring a very impressive 39-1 overall dual meet record to the state tournament. The Falcons had a great performance at their Section 7AA Individual tournament. They qualified nine wrestlers to the state tournament, including seven championships. Connor Thorsten (160) (45-4), Elijah Novak (285) (45-5), Hunter Gorecki (195) (43-6), Isaiah Fitch (152) (40-9), Levi Jacobson (113) (38-7), Greg Miller (220) (31-10) and Andy Knutson (170) (22-6) all earned championships. Logan Thorsten (145) (38-9) and Micheal Rothfork (138) (29-11) both earned second place and their tickets to the State Individual tournament. Caden Ruhoff (126) (18-15) earned third place, Ethan Oswald (120) (34-12) and Max Henne (182) (20-16) both earned fourth place and Cyler Ruhoff (106) (24-26) earned fifth place.

The Falcons earned fourth place with a big win over No. 11AA ranked Section 2AA champion the Hutchinson Tigers 43-21. They were defeated by the Section 3AA Champion, No. 3AA ranked Fairmont/Martin County West in the semifinals by 32-30. In the third place dual they were defeated by the Section 8AA champions and No. 6AA ranked Detroit Lakes Lakers; another very narrow margin of 26-25. Logan Thorsten (145), Connor Thorsten (170/182) both went 3-0 and Levi Jacobson (113), Micheal Rothfork (138), Isaiah Fitch (160), Andy Knutson (170/182) and Elijah Novak (285) all went 2-1. In the individual tournament: Connor Thorsten (160) (51-7) earned sixth place, Hunter Gorecki (195) (46-9) went 2-2 in the tournament, he was a match short of earning a medal. Elijah Novak (285) (49-8) went 2-2 and he was just a match from earning a medal. Levi Jacobson (113) (41-10) went 1-2, he was one match short of earning a medal. Logan Thorsten (145) (42-11), he went 1-2 and also was short one match of earning a medal. Isaiah Fitch (152) (43-12) and Micheal Rothfork (138) (33-14) both were one match from earning a medal. Andy Knutson (170) (33-9) went 0-2 at the tournament. The Falcons did lose one of their starters due to injury prior to the Section and State Tournament, Sutherlin Schmit (182) (30-9), surely could have made a difference in those two close duals. The Falcons compiled a very impressive 40-3 dual meet record along with Granite Ridge Conference, Section 7AAA and Fourth Place State Honors for the 2019-2020 season.

MORA MUSTANGS

The Mustangs were defeated by the No. 2 seeded and No. 10 AA ranked Princeton Tigers 45-32. The Mustangs had ten section 7A place winners including two state qualifiers. Connor Gmahl and Dom Adams both earned second place to punch their tickets to the state tournament. Avery Nelson, Anthony Nelson, Cody Haggberg, Tanner Grangruth and Jaden Pinot all earned third place. Tucker Hass earned fourth place and Nathan Nelson and Parker Voss both took sixth place. Gonnor Gmahl (126) (36-11) went 0-2 and he was eliminated from the tournament. Dom Adam (182) (38-12) went 1-2 and he was eliminated from the tournament.

ALBANY HUSKIES

The Huskies were the No. 4 seed team in the Section 6AA tournament, they were defeated by the No. 5 seed team the Big Lake Hornets 52-24 in the quarterfinals. They concluded the dual meet portion of the 2019-2020, one that was a very successful season.
The Huskies had a good team performance with eleven place winners, including one state qualifier at their Section 6AA Individual tournament. William Mergen (138) (30-12) earned second place to punch his ticket to the state tournament. Peyton Linn (170) (32-9), Tom Blattner (195) (28-14) and Riley Rakotz (182) (14-5) all earned third place medals. Dustin Schmit (120), Peyton Krumrei (132) (30-16), Hunter Tate (160) (30-14) and Tate Hoffarth (145) (26-14) all earned fourth place. Devin Hanson (113) (19-15) and Declan Crumley (152) (12-14) both earned fifth place and Jacob Adrian (220) took sixth place. The Huskies William Mergen (138) (30-14) was defeated by the No. 1 ranked and seeded Cael Berg of Simley. In his first round wrestle back match, he was defeated by his Section 6AA rival Micheal Rothfork of Foley.

LITTLE FALLS FLYERS

The Flyers were defeated in the Section 8AAA duals by the Brainerd Warriors 47-24. The Flyers earned seven medals at the Section 8AAA Individual tournament, with two state qualifiers. Gabe Nagel and Austin Litke both earned section championships. Simon Panther earned third place, Aiden St. Onge earned fourth place. Joey Wilczek earned fifth place and Nathaniel Kludt and Peyton Carll both took sixth place. Gabe Nagel (170) (41-1) earned second place state honors. Gabe had three falls to advance to the championship. He was defeated in OT 3-1 by Max McEnelly of Waconia the No. 2 seeded wrestler. Austin Litke (106) (34-4) was defeated in his first round match and then eliminated from the tournament.

MILACA WOLVES

The Wolves defeated the Pine City-Hinckley-Finlayson 66-15 in the Section 7AA Pig-Tail dual they were defeated by the No. 1 seeded and No. 3AA ranked Foley Falcons 69-3 in the quarterfinals of Section 8AA. Ian Hanson was the lone Wolf that went 2-0 in the Section duals. The Wolves earned seven medals at the Section 7AA Individual tournament, including thee state qualifiers. Ian Hanson, Bodee Zens and Brody Ash all earned second place to punch their tickets to the state tournament. Jack Schoenborn, Clay Anderson, Colbee Zens, and Logan Ash all took sixth place. Ian Hanson (160) (36-7) went 2-2 at the state tournament. Bode Zens (220) (26-13) went 0-2 and was eliminated from the tournament. Brody Ash (285) (31-11) lost his first match and he was eliminated from the tournament.

ZIMMERMAN THUNDER

The Thunder was defeated in the Section 6AA quarterfinals by the Annandale/Maple Lake Lightning 58-14. The Thunder earned eight medals at the Section 6AA Individual tournament, including three state qualifiers. Joe Montplaisir and Joe Gardas both earned championships and Ryan Bailey and Aiden Pardino both earned fifth place. Ryley Chapman, Sam Freeberg, Steven Weiser and Kameron Aniela all took sixth place. Joe Montplaisir (120) (39-5) earned fifth place state honors. Joe went 3-2 with three big wins in the wrestle backs. Joe Gardas (145) (38-6) won his first match and then was defeated by the No. 2 seeded wrestler and he was defeated in his first round wrestle back.

PIERZ PIONEERS

The Pioneers were defeated in the Section 8AA quarterfinals by the Pequot Lakes/Pine River/Backus Road Crew 53-21. The Pioneers earned eight medals at the Section 8AA Individual tournament, including two state qualifiers. Tanner Young earned the section championship and Trevor Radunz earned second place to punch his ticket to the state tournament. Riley Hoskins earned third place and Jacob LeBlanc earned fourth place. Brandon Schlegel and Derek Stangl both earned fifth place and Mason Zajac and Brandon Funk both took sixth place. Tanner Young (182) (37-5) earned fourth place state honors. Tanner won his first two matches and then he was defeated in the semifinals by the eventual state champion. Tanner won the consolation semifinals, he was defeated in his third place match by the wrestler he was defeated by the No. 6 seeded wrestler.

MISSISSIPPI 8 CONFERENCE

BECKER BULLDOGS

The Bulldogs were the No. 1 Seed team in the Section 6AA dual tournament, they defeated the Monticello Magic in the quarterfinals 67-10 and AA Lean and Mean Big Lake 45-22 in the semifinals. In the championship they were defeated by the No. 8AA ranked DC/L coop 35-22. Lukas Paulson, Adam Jurek, Brayden Weber and Kylen Rish all went 3-0. Jake Nelson and John Stangler both went 2-1 and Reid Kraus went 2-0. The Bulldogs did post an impressive 22-2 dual meet mark for the 2019-2020 season. The Bulldogs earned twelve medals at the Section 6AA Individual tournament, including six state that punched their tickets to the state tournament. Jake Nelson (132) (24-3), Lukas Paulson (138) (34-5), Caden Dewall (170) (36-1) and Brayden Weber (220) (34-3) all earned championships and Ethan Anderson (126) (35-9) and Reid Kraus (182) (35-13) both earned second place. Adam Jurek (145) (35-9) and Kylen Rish (160) (33-9) both earned third place and Ethan Duncombe (113) (21-16), Dylan Kolby (285) (15-6) and Tyson Ricker (152) (10-14) all earned fourth place and Bryce Kuschel (195) (10-16) earned fifth place.

The Bulldogs earned three state medals; Caden Dewall (170) (40-2) earned third place honors. In the quarterfinals, he defeated the No. 3 seeded and No. 5 ranked Eli Hunt of St. Peter. In the semifinals he was defeated by the eventual state champion 7-6, the No. 1 ranked Bennett Berge of Kason-Mantorville. In the consolation semifinals he defeated the No. 7 ranked Nathan Simmons of Fairmont/MCW 11-1. In Caden’s third place match he defeated the No. 4 seeded and No. 3 ranked Isaac Grams of Bloomington Kennedy. Lukas Paulson (138) (37-7) earned fourth place state honors. He was seeded No. 5, he won his first round match 7-2 and in the quarterfinals he defeated the No. 4 seeded and No. 4 ranked Blake Vagle of New London-Spicer 6-1 and in the semifinals he was defeated the No. 1 seeded Cael Berg of Simley, the eventual state champion. In the consolation semifinals he defeated the No. 3 seeded and No. 3 ranked David Platt from Hibbing 3-1 and in the third place match he was defeated by the No. 2 seeded and No. 2 ranked Connor Simone of Fairmont/MCW. Brayden Weber earned sixth place, he was seeded third, he defeated his first round foe No. 9 ranked Wyatt Dunham of United Clay Becker and in the quarterfinals he defeated the No. 8 ranked Jaiden Bahr of Marshall by fall. In the semifinals he was defeated by the No. 1 seeded and ranked Danny Striggow of Orono. He was forced to default out of the tournament due to medical conditions that occurred after his semifinal match. Ethan Anderson (126) (37-11) defeated the No. 3 seeded and No. 4 ranked Ross Herber of LA/RP in his first round match 9-5. In the quarterfinals finals he was defeated by the No. 5 ranked Austin Gabbert of Watertown-Mayer. He defeated conference rival Connor Gmahl of Mora in the wrestle backs 5-2 and he was defeated by Cade Jackson of Detroit Lakes 5-3 in OT. He was just one match from earning a medal. Reid Kraus (182) (35-14), he lost to the No. 6 seeded Alex Nelson of Hutchinson and Nelson was defeated in the quarterfinals. Jake Nelson (132) (25-5) won his first round match as he was seeded no. 6. He was defeated in the quarterfinals by the No. 3 seeded and No. 4 ranked Logan Vaughan of Kasson-Mantorville 5-0. Jake was defeated in his first wrestle back by Dusty Wilke of Grand Rapids 3-2.

PRINCETON TIGERS

The Tigers were the No. 2 Seeded team in the Section 7AA dual tournament. They defeated the Mora Mustangs in the quarterfinals 45-32 and in the semifinals they defeated the Grand Rapids Thunder Hawks. 58-12. In the championship they were defeated by the No. 3AA ranked Foley Falcons 36-24. Tyler Wells, Parker Adkins, Landen Parent, Kyle Boeke and Zack Wells all went 3-0, Malachi Kolhoff and Jackson Berry both went 2-1 in the section duals. They completed their season with a very good 21-3 overall dual meet record. The Tigers had a good Section 7AA Individual tournament with eleven place winners, including six state qualifiers. Kyle Boeke, Landen Parent, Zack Wells and Tyler Wells all earned section championships. Parker Adkins and Ethan Ballweber both earned second place to punch their tickets to the state tournament. Riley Paetznick-Huhtalo, Jackson Berry and Kaden Olson all earned third place, Keith Ellingson earned fourth place and Zach Marshall took sixth place.

The Tigers earned four state tournament medals, Tyler Wells (106) (47-0) earned State Championship honors and Zack Wells (145) (45-1) earned third place state honors. He was defeated in the quarterfinal and he came back to win four matches in the wrestle backs. Kyle Boeke (132) (42-4) earned sixth place state honors. He did win his first two matches and was defeated in the semifinals. He was forced to default out of the tournament after his semifinal loss. Landen Parent (126) (42-3) earned sixth place honors, he too won his first two matches and was defeated in the semifinals. He was forced to default out to the tournament. Parker Adkins (120) (32-10) went 1-2 in the tournament and then was eliminated. Ethan Ballweber (113) (29-9) went 0-2 and he was eliminated from the tournament.

CAMBRIDGE-ISANTI BLUEJACKETS

The Bluejackets were defeated in the Section AAA quarterfinals by the No. 11AAA ranked Blaine Bengals 39-29. The Bluejackets earned ten Section 7AAA Individual medals, including one state qualifier. Jimmy Brown earned second place to punch his ticket to the state tournament. Payton Doty, Easton Johnson, Eli Greenberg and Leo Edblad all earned third place. Romeo Northquist and Logan Lindquist both earned fifth place, Luke Lund and Devan Jones both took sixth place. Jimmy Brown (152) (29-7) earned fifth place honor. Jimmy was defeated in the quarterfinals and he come back two matches to earn fifth place.

BIG LAKE HORNETS

The Hornets were seeded No. 5 in the Section 6AA duals; they defeated the No. 4 seed Albany Huskies in the quarterfinals 52-24. In the semifinals they were defeated by the No. 1 seeded and No. 7AA ranked Becker Bulldogs 45-22. Nolan Reiter, Christian Noble, Rocco Visci and Tyler Dehmer all went 2-0 in the section duals. The Hornets had a good Section 6AA Individual tournament as they earned section medals including four that punched their ticket to the state tournament. Christian Noble and Nolan Reiter both earned section championships and Jayden McLearen and Dillon Browen both earned second place. Luke Schumacher, Tyler Dehmer and Jeremy Phyle all earned third place and Cade Sixberry earned fourth place. Kane Lapointe earned fifth place and Brett Bordwell took sixth place. Christian Noble (113) (40-0) earned the state championship with a major decision, a fall and a major decision in the championship. Jayden Mclearen (120) 33-5) earned fourth place honors, he was defeated by the No. seeded and nationally ranked Joey Thompson of Maple Grove. Jayden won two matches in the wrestle backs, he was defeated by No. 4 Seeded Ethan Lebrija of Morris Area for third place. Nolan Reiter (106) (41-5) won his first two matches, he was then defeated by the No. 1 ranked Tyler Wells of Princeton in the semifinals. He was defeated by the No. 2 seeded Zach Tracy in the consolation semifinals. Nolan defeated the No. 5 seeded Luke Knudsen of New London-Spicer to earn fifth place.

ST. FRANCIS FIGHTING SAINTS

The Fighting Saints were defeated in the Section 7AAA quarterfinals by the No. 12AAA Anoka Tornadoes 43-22. The Fighting Saints had a good Section 7AAA Individual tournament as they earned eleven medals, including three state qualifiers. Grant Woodruff and Tyson Charmoli both earned section championships and Joe Lipinski earned second place to punch his ticket to the state tournament. Zach Bonte earned third place and Aydan Carlson and Tony Gerlach both earned fourth place. Logan Grangruth and Aren Hjelm both earned fifth place and Ken Hollenbeck, Tate Skugguist and Kyle Halstensen all took sixth place.

CHISAGO LAKES WILDCATS

The Wildcats defeated St. Paul Johnson in the Section 4AA Pig-Tail 45-22. They were defeated by Mahtomedi 48-27 in the quarterfinals.
Hayden Trupe, Landen Bender, Nolan Huffman, Austin Siefert and Connor Bleymeyer all went 2-0 in the section duals. The Wildcats earned four Section 4AA Individual tournament medals, all state qualifiers, Connor Bleymeyer and Austin Siefert both earned section championships and Andrew Novack and Nolan Huffman both earned second place. Connor Bleymeyer (285) (39-7) earned second place honors, he had a fall in his first round and he recorded a 3-2 decision in the quarterfinals. In the semifinals he had a fall over the No. 1 seeded Logan Wingert of PEM. He was defeated in the championship by the No. 3 seeded Kaleb Haase of RRV. Andrew Novack (126) (20-16) was defeated in his first round match and eliminated from the tournament. Nolan Huffman (145) (22-22) was defeated in his first round match and eliminated from the tournament. Austin Siefert (182) (23-15) lost his first round match and he was eliminated from the tournament.

NORTH BRANCH VIKINGS

The Vikings were defeated in the Section 4AA Pig-Tail dual by St. Croix Lutheran 54-30. The Vikings earned six Section 4AA medals including four state qualifiers. Ashton LaBelle, Brandt Bombard and Josh Logan all earned section championships and Austin Sonnek earned second place. Jackson Marcussen earned third place and Caleb Nowig earned fourth place. Josh Logan (132) (34-9) was defeated in his fourth round match and eliminated from the tournament.Brandt Bombard (138) (31-14) went 0-2 in the tournament. Austin LaBelle (145) (33-13) went 1-2 and was eliminated.
Austin Sonnek (152) (27-9) went 0-2 in the tournament and was eliminated.

MONTICELLO MAGIC

The Magic defeated the Spectrum Sting in the Section 6AA Pig-Tail dual 53-20. They were defeated by the No. 1 seed Becker Bulldogs 67-10 in the Section 6AA quarterfinals. Quinn McCalla and Jesse Midas both went 2-0 in the section duals. The Magic earned six Section 6AA medals, including one state qualifier. Jesse Midas earned the section championship to punch his ticket to the state tournament. Nelson Anderson earned third place and Quinn McCalla and Jacob Cole both earned fourth place. Alex Fearing earned fifth place and Wyatt Witschen took sixth place. Jesse Midas (195) (37-5) earned fourth place state honors. He did advance to the semifinals with a pair of falls, he was defeated by the No. 1 seeded Dawson Kellogg of Perham 5-1 in the semifinals. He defeated the No. 6 seeded Jacob Rain of Fairmont/NCW by fall. Jesse was defeated by the No. 3 Seeded Josh Franklin of Fridley for third place honors.

CENTRAL LAKES CONFERENCE

WILLMAR CARDINALS

The Cardinals defeated their Conference rivals the Sauk Rapids-Rice Storm 47-15 in the Section 8AAA quarterfinals and in the semifinals they defeated another conference rival the Brainerd Warriors 41-20. In the championship they were defeated by the AAA Lean and Mean Bemidji Lumberjacks 41-20. Conlan Carlson, Caden Carlson, Jonas Anez and Kaden Streed all went 3-0 and Jack Roehl, Josh Miley and Ethan Roux all went 2-1 in the Section 8AAA duals. The Cardinals had a good Section 8AAA Individual tournament with twelve that earned medals, including four state qualifiers. Jonas Anez and Kaden Streed both earn section championships and Ethan Roux and Conlan Carlson both earn second place to punch their tickets to the state tournament. Caden Carlson, and Steven Cruze both earned third place and Braden Erickson and Taggert Reynolds both earned fourth place. Jack Roehl earned fifth place and Ivan Ciriaco, Joe Kallevig and Peter Caverdell all took sixth place. Kaden Streed (195) (28-10) he was defeated in his first match and eliminated from the tournament. Jonas Anez (152) (23-11) was defeated in his first match and he was eliminated from the tournament. Ethan Roux (170) (23-10) went 0-2 and was eliminated from the tournament. Conlan Carlson (106) (24-11) he went 0-2 and he was eliminated from the tournament.

BRAINERD WARRIORS

The Warriors defeated the Little Falls Flyers in the Section 8AAA quarterfinals 47-24. In the semifinals they were defeated by AAA Lean and Mean Bemidji 36-28. Isaiah Jillson, Cole Ostrowski, Atlie Danielson, Gabe Wagner and Cade Barrett all went 2-0 in the Section 8AAA dual. The Warriors had a good Section 8AAA Individual tournament, they earned fourteen section medals. Including three state qualifiers; Cade Barrett, Atlie Danielson and Isaiah Jillson. Gabe Wagner earned third place and Isaiah Germann, Elijah Germann, Cole Ostrowski, Kyle Eschenbacher and Damien Bertha all earned fourth place. Jaden Petrie, Forrest Gibson and Dalton Barrett all earned fifth place and Cole Larkin and Blake Wgeishoski both took sixth place. The Warriors earned state honors by Cade Barrett (220) (32-7) earned second place state honors. Cade had a fall over the No. 6 seeded wrestling in the first round, in the quarterfinals he had a major decision over the No. 3 seeded wrestler. In the semifinals he earned a major decision over Jagger Schnack of Osseo. Cade was defeated by the No. 5 seeded wrestler Isaiah Green of St. Cloud Tech 5-1.

ST. CLOUD TECH TIGERS

The Tigers were the No. 4 seed team, they defeated the No. 5 seeded rival Sartell-St. Stephen 33-28. In the semifinals they were defeated by No. 1 seeded and AAA Lean and Mean Willmar 34-27 in a very good dual. Logan Hanson (160/170) (24-11), Taylor Hugg (170/182) (33-3), Isaiah Green (220) (16-5) and Aaron Voigt (285) (27-9) all went 2-0 in the section duals. They completed their season with a 10-5 dual meet mark for the 2019-2020 season. The Tigers earned eleven medals at the Section 8AAA Individual tournament, including four that punched their ticket to the State Individual tournament. Taylor Hugg (182) (40-3), Isaiah Green (220) (18-5) and Aaron Voigt (285) (34-10) all earned championships and Jaxon Kenning (113) (25-10) earned second place. Logan Hanson (160) (30-13), Tucker Hugg (195) (18-15) and Jaden Dombrovski (106) (11-14) all earned third place. Nick Hamak (120) (20-20),Andy Johnson (145) (21-19) and Jack Latterell (152) (23-18) took fifth place and Mahamat Hissein (126) (13-20) took sixth place.

The Tigers had a very good tournament as they had two wrestlers earn medals. Isaiah Green (220) earned the state championship (22-5) with four big wins over Section 8AAA rival Cade Barrett of Brainerd in the championship, Cade was ranked No. 6 in the final ratings. In the semifinals Isaiah defeated the No. 1 ranked wrestler Tommy Johnson of Shakopee. In the quarterfinals he defeated the No. 2 ranked wrestler from Park High School, Antonio Davis. Aaron Voigt (285) (37-12) earned fourth place. He defeated the No. 4 rated wrestler Isaiah Noedlner of Owatonna in the quarterfinals. He was defeated by the No. 1 ranked wrestler, Gavin Layton of Coon Rapids in the semifinals. In the third place match he was defeated by Section 8AAA rival Chase Smith of Bemidji, he was ranked No. 2. Tyler Hugg (182) (42-5) did defeat the No. 6 ranked wrestler Jake Trachte of New Prague in the first round and in the quarterfinals he was defeated by the No. 2 ranked Roman Rogotske of Stillwater 5-3, he was the eventual state champion. He lost to Danny Reynolds of Andover the No. 4 ranked wrestler in the wrestle backs, he went 2-2 at the state tournament. Jaxon Kenning (113) (26-12), went 1-2 in the tournament, he dropped a 2-0 match in the wrestle backs to the No. 8 ranked wrestler. Head Coach Bob Boeck announced his retirement a couple of weeks prior to the Section tournaments. He was voted by his peers as the Coach of the Year in Section 8AAA. He was voted by his state peers as the State AAA Coach of the 2019-2020 season.

SARTELL-ST. STEPHEN SABRES

The Sabres were No. 5 seed in the section 8AAA duals, they were defeated by cross town rivals St. Cloud Tech the No. 4 seed team 33-28, in a very good dual. They completed their dual season with a 11-7 mark for the 2019-2020 season. The Sabres earned seven medals at their Section 8AAA Individual tournament, with three punching their tickets to the state tournament. Spencer Johnson (113) (27-7) earned the championship and Sam Fernholz (132) (37-6) and Jack Engle (195) (30-9) both earned second place. Austin Frauentholtz (170) (13-16) earned third place, Andy Heckman (120) (24-16) earned fourth place, Ashton Lipinski (138) (32-9) earned fifth place and Dylan Joyce (145) (21-11) took sixth place.

The Sabres had three wrestlers that qualified for the state tournament: Sam Fernholz (132) (38-8) won his first round match over Sam Holman Northfield and he was then defeated in the quarterfinal by the No. 2 ranked and 2 seeded Ben Lynn of Shakopee. Sam was defeated in his first round of the wrestler backs by Charlie Dolan of Irondale. Jack Engle (195) (30-10) was defeated in his first match by No. 5 ranked Quinn Sell of Minnetonka and he was defeated in his first wrestle back match by Khrystiyan Mullen of Park. Spencer Johnson (113) (27-9) was defeated by the No. 1 ranked and No. 1 seeded Blake West of Shakopee and in his first round wrestle back he was defeated by No. 6 ranked Elijah Paulson of Anoka.

SAUK RAPIDS-RICE STORM

The Storm was seeded No. 6 in the Section 8AAA duals, they were defeated in the quarterfinals by the No. 2 seeded and AAA Lean and Mean Bemidji Lumberjacks 47-15. The Storm completed their 2019-2020 dual meet portion of their season with a 10-11 mark. The Storm earned eight medals at the Section 8AAA Individual tournament, including one section championship by Jared Spohn (126) (35-5), to punch his ticket to the state tournament. Hunter Farnick (285) (32-10) and Andrew Wollak (138) (23-12) both earned third place and Cole Ackerman (182) (13-9) and Ben Gilbertson (152) (12-6) both earned fourth place. Aden Rollins (220) earned fifth place and Alex Diederich (106) (21-12) and Sawyer Simmons (132) (14-11) both took sixth place.

The Storm had one wrestler competing, Jared Spohn (126) (37-7), in his first match he defeated Javan Kaufman by fall and in the quarterfinals he was defeated by the No. 1 ranked and No. 1 seeded Derrick Cardinal of Forest Lake. In his first round wrestle back he defeated Aiden Erickson of Hastings 6-5. He was defeated by the No. 3 ranked and No. 4 seeded Javon Taschen of Stillwater Area. Jared was just one match short of earning a medal.

ALEXANDRIA CARDINALS

The Cardinals defeated SCM in their Section 8AA preliminary dual and they were defeated by Perham 44-24 in their quarterfinal dual. Blaze Nelson, Kelly Johnson, AJ Sparr and JP Rodel all went 2-0 in the section duals. The Cardinals earned eight Section 8AA Individual medals, including two state qualifiers. Ryan Borris and Blaze Nelson both earned second place to punch their ticket to the state tournament. AJ Sparr and Kelly Johnson both earned third place and Mason Migräne earned fourth place. JP Rodel, Mason Teaer and Cole Vatnsdal all earned fifth place. Ryan Borris (132) (33-10) went 2-2 and he was eliminated from the tournament. Blaze Nelson (113) (31-11) went 1-2 and he was eliminated from the tournament.

ROCORI SPARTANS

The Spartans dual meet portion of their season come to a conclusion at the Section 6AA dual tournament. They were defeated by the No. 2 seed and No. 8AA ranked DC/L Coop 72-3. The Spartans had a good Section 6AA Individual tournament with eight medal winners, including two state qualifiers. Austin Moscho (152) (38-7) and Ben Primus (220) (33-12) both earned second place to punch their tickets to the state tournament. Evan Moscho (126) (21-12), Jack Major (106) (18-18), Ryan Rose (160) (14-23) and Connor Stang (285) all earned fifth place and Carter Thelen (138) (24-20) and Ben Hansen (182) (15-24) both took sixth place.

The Spartans Austin Moscho (152) (39-9), defeated Travis Dohmen of Simley by a fall in his first round match. He was defeated by the No. 4 ranked and No. 4 seeded Jack Fudge of Perham by a 3-1 OT decision. Austin was defeated by the No. 8 ranked Isaiah Fitch of Foley in his first wrestle back match. Ben Primus (220) (33-14), was defeated by the No. 1 ranked and seeded Danny Striggow of Orono. Ben was defeated in his first round wrestle back by Garrison Solliday of St. Thomas Academy.

FERGUS FALLS OTTERS

The Otters were defeated in their Section 8AA preliminary dual by United Clay Becker in a very close 37-36 dual. The Otters had six section 8AA place winners, including one state qualifier. Dustin Portales earned the section championship and Kaden Hartwell earned third place. Sam Sorum earned fourth place, Kassten Hartwell and Cade Olsen both earned sixth place and Nathan Severtson took seventh place. Dustin Portales (285) (17-3) earned third place state honors, he recorded two falls to advance to the semifinals. He was defeated by in the semifinals by the eventual state champion. Dustin come back with a fall in the consolation semifinals with a fall and he defeated the No. 1 seeded Logan Wingert from PEM 9-7 in his third place match.

GREAT RIVER CONFERENCE

RUSH CITY/BRAHAM TIGERS

The Tigers were defeated by the No. 3 seed Blackduck/Cass Lake-Bena Bears in their Section 7A Section dual quarterfinal match 51-24. The Tigers earned ten section 7A Individual medals, including one state qualifier. Daniel Mielke earned a section championship, Masyn Londgren earned third place and Gavon Schroeder earned fourth place. Isaak Coolidge, Landon Umbreit and Jesse Eklund all earned fifth place and Caleb Johnson, Carson Shockman, Samson Hageman and Austin Sterling all took sixth place. Daniel Mielke (160) (30-7) won his first match over Tyler Shea of Dover-Eyota 8-4 and he was then defeated by eventual runnerup Anthony Maher of BOLD 5-2. He was then defeated in his first wrestleback match by Ethan Waage of Badger/Greenbush-Middle River.

MILLE LACS RAIDERS

The Raiders defeated WHAN 52-27 in a preliminary Section 7A dual and they were defeated by the No. 2 seeded Aitkin 60-15 in the quarterfinals.
The Raiders earned six Section 7A Individual medals, including one state qualifier. Bradly Bernu earned second place to punch his ticket to the state tournament. Daniel Miller, Ethan Benson and Eric Thompson all earned third place and Cam Wilkes and Joshua Golombowski both earned fifth place. Bradly Bernu (152) (33-8) went 0-2 and he was eliminated from the tournament. He lost his first round to the eventual runner up Jordan Lohse of West Central Area/ Ashby/Brandon-Evansville and to the No. 3 seeded Baxter O’Reilly of Goodhue 6-4.

OGILVIE LIONS

The Lions were defeated by the Crosby-Ironton Rangers in their Section 7A preliminary dual 43-33. The Lions earned six medals at their Section 7A Individual tournament, including one state qualifier. Gavin McLevis earned second place to punch his ticket to the state tournament. Rhett Hudoba and Ethan Warren both earned third place. Beau Burk earned fifth place, Hunter Anderson earned sixth place and Grayson Pike took seventh place. Gavin McLevis (220) (26-12) was defeated in his first round match by the No. 3 ranked Daniel Erlandson of Breckenridge and in the his first wrestle back he was defeated by No. 7 ranked AJ Karver of Chatfield.

CLOQUET-ESKO LUMBERJACKS

The Lumberjacks earned four Section 7AA Individual medals, Griffin Ejeld, Jordan Allen and Zac Wehr all earned fourth placeand Gage Allen took sixth place.

PROCTOR/HERMANTOWN UNITED

The Rails earned five medals at the Section 7AA Individual tournament, Alex McPhee  and Henry Rindahl both earned third place, Zak McPhee earned fourth place, and Robert Lasko and Owen Mooers both earned fifth place.

PINE CITY/HINCKLEY-FINLAYSON DRAGONS

The Dragons were defeated in their Section 7AA Preliminary dual by Milaca 66-15. The Dragons earned four medals at the Section 7AA Individual section, including one state qualifier. Tim Johnson earned second place to punch his ticket to the state tournament. Jeb Wimmer earned fourth place and Gavin Rocstroh and Joel Preston both earned fifth place.

AT LARGE TEAMS

ST. MICHAEL-ALBERTVILLE KNIGHTS

The Knights defended their Section 5AAA Dual honors with big wins over Robbinsdale Cooper in the quarterfinals 72-9 and in the semifinals over Park Center 64-6. They defeated the No. 7 ranked Wayzata Trojans 31-27. Landon Robineau, Jed Wester, Carl Leuer, Hayden LeMonds and Wyatt Lidberg all went 3-0 and Park Janssen, Isaiah Misna, Cole Becker and Jon Misna all went 2-1 in the section duals. The Knights had a very good Section 5AAA Individual tournament with twelve earning medals, including ten state qualifiers. Carl Leuer, Wyatt Lidberg, Landon Robideau and Jed Wester all earn section championships. Cole Becker, Hayden LeMonds, Isaiah Misna, Parker Janssen, Travis Smith and Owen Vike all earned second place to punch their tickets to the state tournament. Jon Misna earned fourth place and Toby Dehn earned fifth place.

The Knights defeated Section 8AAA champions Bemidji in the state quarterfinals 38-31. They were defeated by the Section 4AAA champions Stillwater 44-15 in the semifinals. The Knights defeated the Section 1AAA champions and No. 5 rated Owatonna 50-19 to earn third place. Landon Robideau, Cole Becker and Wyatt Lidberg all went 3-0, Isaiah Misna and Carl Leuer both went 2-1 and Parker Janssen went 2-0 in the state tournament duals. The Knights earned six individual state tourney honors, Carl Leuer (160) Landon Robideau (106) (48-3) earned second place state honors, he defeated the No. 4 and No. 5 ranked wrestlers on his way to the championship. He was defeated 3-2 by the No. 1 ranked Jorge Vok of Lakeville North. Wyatt Lindberg (182) (49-6) earned third place state honors, he was defeated in the semifinals. Wyatt did come back in the wrestle backs to defeat the No. 4 and No. 5 ranked wrestlers to earn third place. Cole Becker (138) (44-8) earned third place state honors, he defeated the No. 7 ranked wrestler in the quarterfinals. He was defeated by the No. 2 ranked Nick Novak in the semifinal 2-0. Cole comeback in the wrestle backs and he defeated the No. 10 and No. 4 ranked wrestlers to earn third place. Parker Janssen (113) (43-10) earned fourth place state honors, he defeated the No. 7 ranked in the quarterfinals, he was defeated in the semifinals by the No. 1 ranked Blake West of Shakopee 3-1. Parker defeated the No. 8 ranked in the consolation semifinals and in his third place he was defeated by the No. 3 ranked Calvin Lonnquist of Wayzata 3-1. Jed Wester (120) (38-10) earned fifth place state honors, he defeated No. 6 ranked in the quarterfinals, Carter Ban of Anoka, he then was defeated in the semifinals by No. 1 ranked Paxton Creese of Shakopee. Jed was defeated in the consolation semifinals by the No. 5 ranked 113 pounder. He defeated the Anoka wrestler that he met earlier 7-4. Hayden LeMonds (170) (29-17), Isaiah Misna (126) (25-16), Travis Smith (132) (29-14), Owen Vike (195) (14-13) all went 0-2 in the tournament, thus they were eliminated.

BEMIDJI LUMBERJACKS

The Lumberjacks had three big wins in the Section 8AAA Dual Tournament; in the quarterfinals they defeated the Storm of Sauk Rapids/Rice 47-15. In the semifinals they defeated the Warriors of Brainerd 39-26. In the championship they defeated their rivals the AAA Lean and Mean Cardinals of Willmar 41-20. Coy Olson, Joe Hudson, Thade Olsborn, Colton Hinrichs and Chase Smith all went 3-0, Dan Jorgenson and Caleb Bahr went 2-0 and Seth Newby, Darren Roth and Justin Nelson all went 2-1. The Lumberjacks had a very good Section 8AAA Individual tournament, earning twelve medals, including six state qualifiers. Seth Newby earned a section championship, Chase Smith, Clay Olsen, Colton Hinrichs, Darren Roth and Thade Osborn earned second place to punch their tickets to the state tournament. Caleb Bahr, Joe Hudson and Coy Olsen all earned third place. Garrick Nelson earned fifth place, Seth Sisneros earned sixth place and Hunter Heim took seventh place.

The Lumberjacks were defeated in the quarterfinals state duals by the Section 5AAA champion, No. 2AAA ranked Saint Michael-Albertville 38-31. In the consolation semifinals they were defeated by AAA Lean and Mean Section 6AAA champion Waconia 40-27. Joe Hudson and Dan Jorgensen both went 2-0 in the state tournament duals. The had two wrestlers earn state tournament medals, Chase Smith (285) (39-5) earned third place state honors. He had a pair of wins, including a fall in his quarterfinals. In the semifinals he was defeated by the No. 3 ranked Bennett Weber of Waconia, he went to win the state championship. In the consolation semifinals he earned a fall over the No. 8 ranked Seth Hopkins of Elk River and in his third place match he earned another fall over No. 9 ranked Section rival Aaron Voigt of St. Cloud Tech. Darren Roth (152) (36-11) earned sixth place state honors. Darren was defeated by the No. 2 ranked Hunter Lyden of Stillwater Area in his first round. He wrestled back for two big wins, a major decision and a 4-2 OT win. He was defeated in the consolations semifinals by the No. 8 ranked Chase Bloomquist of Prior Lake and in his fifth place match he dropped a decision to the No. 6 ranked Jimmy Brown of Cambridge-Isanti. Clay Olson (182) (25-15), lost his first match and in the wrestle backs he was defeated by 4-2 decision by the No. 5 ranked Parker Venz of Farmington. Colton Hinrichs (160) (28-12), he was defeated in his first match by the No. 6 ranked Dylan Anderson and he was eliminated from the tournament. Thade Osborn (145) (23-8) won his first round match and then was defeated by the No. 4 ranked Bryce Dagel of Eden Prairie and he dropped his first wrestle back match.

DASSEL-COKATO/LITCHFIEILD COOP

The Coop defeated the Rocori Spartans in their Section 6AA quarterfinals 72-3 and the AA Lean and Mean Annandale/Maple Lake Lightning in the semifinals 41-21. In the championship they defeated the No. 8AA ranked Becker Bulldogs 35-22. Andrew Joedeman, Devin Steinhaus, Eddie Simes, Jerry Simes, Jude Link and Beau Nelson all went 3-0 and Shelby Fischer, Sam Marx, Noah Halonen and Brendan Rokala all went 2-1 in the section duals. The Coop had a very good Section 6AA Individual tournament with thirteen place winners, including nine state qualifiers. Eddie Simes, Jude Link and Will O’Brien all earned section championships. Andrew Joedeman, Victor Franco, Jerry Simes, Noah Halonen, Beau Nelson and Brendan Rokala all earned second place to punch their tickets to the state tournament. Devin Steinhaus and Shelby Fischer both earned third place and Hayden Hoernemann and Jackson Martin both earned fourth place.

The Coop were defeated in the State Quarterfinals by No. 6AA ranked Detroit Lakes 46-23. In the Consolation Semifinals they were defeated by the Section 4AA champions South St. Paul 45-28. Eddie Simes, Jerry Simes and Beau Larson all went 2-0 in the state duals. The Coop had Jude Link (152) (44-2) earned second place state honors, in the semifinal he defeated the No 6 ranked Joe Stuck of PEM. In the championship he was defeated 3-1 by the No. 2 ranked Peyton Anderson of Fairmont/MCW. Jerry SImes (132) (28-4) earned fourth place honors. He was defeated in the quarterfinals by the No. 2 ranked Michael Petersen of Byron. He came back three matches in the wrestle backs. He did win by a injured default over No. 3 ranked Kyle Boeke of Princeton and the No. 4 ranked Logan Vaughan of Kasson-Mantorville in his third place match. Andrew Joedeman (106) (26-16) was defeated two matches and thus eliminated. Victor Franco (113) (20-11) was defeated in the first round and eliminated. Eddie Simes (126) (38-7) was defeated in the first round and eliminated. Noah Halonen (160) (29-12) was also defeated in his first match and eliminated. Will O’Brien (182) (27-8) was force to default and Brendan Rokala (285) (6-8) went 0-2 and was eliminated.

PEQUOT LAKES/PINE RIVER-BACKUS ROAD CREW

The Road Crew defeated the Pierz Pioneers in the Section 8AA quarterfinals 53-21. They were defeated by the No. 6 ranked Detroit Lakes Lakers 58-12 in the semifinals. The Road Crew had a good Section 8AA Individual tournament with twelve place winners including two state qualifiers, Connor Tulenchik and Caleb Ruhl both earned second place to punch their tickets to the state tournament. Owen Carlson and Finnegan O’Dell both earned third place and Grant Thompson, Corbin Knapp and Josh Pettit all earned fourth place. Larsen Kinyon earned fifth place, Evan Koenig, Keenan Dahl and Logan Carlson all earned sixth place and Payton Scott took seventh place. Connor Tulenchik (145) (47-5) earned second place state honors. He defeated the No. 2 ranked Carson Tschudi of Delano 5-3 OT in his first match and in the quarterfinals he defeated No. 7 ranked Joe Gardas of Zimmerman 9-2. In the semifinals he defeated Trevon Johnson of DB/LQPV/Monti by a fall. He was defeated in the championship by the No. 1 ranked Ryan Sokol of Simley. Caleb Ruhl (113) (35-16) went 1-2 in the tournament.

ANNANDALE/MAPLE LAKE LIGHTNING

The Lightning defeated the Zimmerman Thunder in their Section 6AA quarterfinal dual 58-14. In the semifinals they were defeated by the No. 7AA ranked Dassel Cokato/Litchfield Coop 41-21. Jack Klug, Josh Lancelot, Kessler Kenning and Adam Neumann all went 2-0 in the section duals. They had a good Section 6AA Individual tournament with elven place winners, including three state qualifiers. Jack Klug and Kessler Kenning both earned section championships and Adam Neumann earned second place to punch his ticket to the state tournament. Josh Lanctot, Zayne Brown and Mitchell Ross all earned third place and Alex Klatt and Linus Brown both earned fourth place. Zach Pribl and Carson Cooper both earned fifth place and Jackson Bunde took sixth place. Kessler Kenning (285) (30-8) earned fifth place honors, he was defeated in the quarterfinals by the No. 2 seeded Dustin Portales of Fergus Falls and he defeated No. 6AA and 6th seeded Elijah Novak of Foley. He was defeated by the number one ranked Logan Wingert of PEM and by fall a defeated Anthony Moe-Tucker of Kassen-Montorville in his fifth place match. Jack Klug (160) (19-9) was defeated his first match and was eliminated. Adam Neuman (170) (33-5) was defeated in his first match and was eliminated.

ROGERS ROYALS

The Royals defeated the Maple Grove Grovers in their Section 5AAA quarterfinal dual 62-13. In the semifinals they were defeated by the No. 7AAA ranked Wayzata Trojans 50-27. Max Ricks, Sam Essendrup, Will Yasseri and Ross Meskimen all went 2-0 in the Section 5AAA duals. The Royals had a good Section 5AAA Individual tournament with thirteen place winners. This includes a pair of state qualifiers, Wil Yasseri earned the section championship and Max Ricks earned second place to punch his ticket to the state tournament. Sam Essendrup, Tom Gilmore, Evan Braesch and Cole Jordan all earned third place. Ryan Lund, Ross Meskimen and Isaiah Brown all earned fourth place. Caleb Climaco earned fifth place and Chris Dell and Jason Anderson both took sixth place. The Royals had ten place in the top four of their Section 5AAA tourney, that is impressive.

Max Ricks (106) (27-7) earned a win 8-6 OT in his first round match and in the quarterfinals he was defeated by No. 1 ranked Jore Volk of Lakeville North. Max was defeated in his first round of wrestle backs and thus eliminated from the tournament. Wil Yasseri (145) (28-9) was was defeated in his first match and was eliminated from the tournament.

WATERTOWN-MAYER LUTHERAN ROYALS

The Royals were defeated in the Section 2AA quarterfinal dual by St. Peter 41-22. The Royals earned ten medals at the Section 2AA Individual tournament, including two state qualifiers. Austin Gabbert earned a section championship and Jonah Hamburger earned section place to punch his ticket to the state tournament. Tanner Burmeister and Ashton Congdon both earned third place and Bryce Burkett and Jackson Drahos both earned fourth place. Jonah Blakstad, Tanner Hilten and Hunter Stein all earned fifth place and Riley Hertzog took sixth place. Austin Gabbert (126) (36-2), earned second place state honors. He was seeded sixth, he won his first match and in the quarterfinals he defeated Ethan Anderson from Becker; he earned a major decision. In the semifinals, he defeated the No. 2 ranked Jaxson Rahman of Fairmont/MCW 6-4. In the championship he was defeated by the No. 1 ranked Chase DeBlaere of Simley. Jonah Hamburger (106) (29-13) went 2-2 in the tournament and he was eliminated.

GLENCOE-SILVER LAKE PANTHERS

The Panthers defeated Mankato West in the Section 2AA Preliminary dual 32-29. In the quarterfinals they were defeated by the Hutchinson Tigers 50-22. The Panthers Carter Ruschmeier, Sawyer Varpness, Zachary Voelz and Keegan Lemke all went 2-0 in the section duals. The Panthers earned seven Section 2AA Individual medals, including three state qualifiers. Carter Ruschmeier, Sawyer Varpness and Keegan Lemke all earned second place to punch their ticket to the state tournament. Zachary Voelz earned third place, Riley Butcher earned fifth place, Jace Cacka and Marco Iracheta both earned sixth place.

Carter Ruschmeier (126) (42-9) earned fifth place state honors. Carter defeated Wright County Conference rival in the first round Eddie Simes of Litchfield. He was defeated by the No. 1 ranked Chase DeBaere of Simley, he won his first wrestle back by fall and he defeated the No. 8 ranked Davin Rose of the Morris Area. Carter was defeated by the No. 2 ranked Jaxson Rahman o Fairmont/MCW in the consolation semifinals and he was awarded a default in his fifth place match. Sawyer Varpness (132) (31-12) was 0-2 and thus eliminated from the tournament. Keegan Lemke (160) (29-16) he went 0-2 and was eliminated from the tournament. He was defeated by the No. 7 ranked Connor Thorsten of Foley 7-4 in his first wrestle back.

KERKHOVEN-MURDOCK-SUNBURG FIGHTING SAINTS

The Fighting Saints defeated the Paynesville Bulldogs 49-27 in the quarterfinals of the Section 5A duals. They were defeated by the No. 1 ranked LPGE/BR in the semifinals 47-9. Chase Magaard, Coy Gunderson and Rick Jones all went 2-0 in the section duals. The Fighting Saints earned ten section medals, including three state qualifiers. Coy Gunderson earned the section championship and Will Magaard and Rick Jones both earned second place to punch their ticket to the state tournament. Chase Magaard earned third place and Brandon Kalstrom, Mark Collins and Brody Forsel all earned fourth place. Masyn Olson, Luke Froelich and Ely Johnson all took sixth place. Will Magaard (138) (50-4) earned second place state honors. He was seeded No. 6, he defeated No. 10 ranked Jacob Leibold of Royalton/Upsala and in the quarterfinals he defeated No. 3 ranked Brett Willaby of Windom/Mountain Lake 11-8. Will defeated the No. 4 ranked Taylor DeFrang of Dover-Eyota in the semifinals 4-2. He was defeated by No. 1 ranked section 5A rival Mason Gode of LPGE/BR 10-6.
Coy Gunderson (113) (48-6) earned sixth place state honors. He advanced to the semifinals with a big win over No. 6 ranked Cole Holien of ACGC. Coy was defeated in the semifinals by the No. 1 ranked Derek Steele of Sibley East 5-4. In Coy’s first wrestle back he was defeated by No. 8 ranked Logan Butzon of Jackson County Central 7-5 and in his fifth place match he was defeated by the ACGC wrestler that he defeated earlier 5-1.

NEW LONDON-SPICER WILDCATS

The Wildcats defeated Redwood Valley 53-21 in the Section 3AA preliminary dual. They were defeated by in the quarterfinals by Marshall 45-31. Luke Knudson, Ty Bisek, Blake Vagle, Tim Thein and Nick McKenzie all went 2-0 in the section duals. The Wildcats earn seven Section 3AA Individual medals, including four state qualifiers. Luke Knudsen and Ty Bisek both earned section championships and Blake Vagle and Nick McKenzie both earned second place to punch their tickets to the state tournament. Luke Ruter and Tim Thein both earned fourth place and Reid Holmquist earned fifth place.

The Wildcats earned four state tournament medals, Ty Bisek (113) (46-5) earned second place state honors. He advanced to the semifinals with a fall in his first round and major decision over No. 5 ranked section rival Dylan Louwagie of Marshall. In the semifinals he defeated the No. 1 ranked Reid Nelson of Simley 5-4. He was defeated by the No. 3 ranked Christian Noble of Big Lake in the championship. Nick McKenzie (220) (42-7) earned fourth place state honors. He won his first round match 6-0 and he was defeated in the quarterfinal by the No. 3 ranked Edward Hajas of Delano. Nick come back in the wrestle backs with a 4-2 win over Bodee Zens of Milaca and he defeated the No. 5 ranked Cody Kurtz of Hutchinson 7-5 in OT. He advanced on a default in the consolation semifinals and was defeated in his third place match by the No. 7 ranked Garrison Solliday of St. Thomas Academy.
Blake Vagle (138) (44-9) earned sixth place state honors. Blake won his first round match by a 1:39 fall and in the quarterfinals he was defeated by the No. 6 ranked Lukas Paulson of Becker. He advanced in his first wrestle back match with a 14-2 major decision and a 2-0 decision of Micheal Rothfork of Foley. He was defeated in the consolation semifinals by the No. 2 ranked section rival Connor Simmons of Fairmont/MCW 4-1 and he was defeated in his fifth place match by the No. 3 ranked David Platt of Hibbing.
Luke Knudsen (106) (48-6) earned sixth place state honors. He won his first round match 8-3 and then he was defeated in the quarterfinals by the No. 3 ranked Nolan Reiter of Big Lake. He defeated Wright County Conference foe Jonah Hamburger 7-3. He was defeated in the consolations semifinals by the No. 4 ranked Luke Williams of Pine Island and in his fifth place match by the Nolan Reiter of Big Lake.

ELK RIVER ELKS

The Elks defeated Champlin Park 45-28 in the Section 7AA dual preliminary. They were defeated by No. 8 ranked Forest Lake 60-12 in the quarterfinals. Colton Strain and Seth Hopkins both went 2-0 in the section duals. The Elks earned seven Section 7AAA medals, including on state qualifier Seth Hopkins. He earned second place to punch his ticket to the state tournament. Eli Williams earned third place and four fourths were earned by Gage Clem, Gavin Hilyar, Benson Kuzitka and Colton Strain and Colton Pool earned fifth place.

Seth Hopkins (285) (29-9) earned fifth place state honors. He won a 3-1 decision in his first round match. He was defeated by No. 1 ranked Gavin Layton of Coon Rapids in the quarterfinals. He defeated No. 6 ranked Diego Villeda of Eagan 5-1 and No. 4 ranked Isaiah Noeldner of Owatonna 5-2. He was defeated by No. 2 ranked Chase Smith of Bemidji and he won his fifth place by a fall of 1:56.

AITKIN GOBBLERS

The Gobblers defeated he Mille Lacs Raiders in their Section 7A quarterfinal dual 60-15. In the semifinals they defeated the Blackduck/Cass Lake-Bena Bears in a very close 36-34 dual. The Gobblers were defeated by the Royalton-Upsala Royals 39-27. Nathan Trotter and Marshall Larson both went 3-0 and Carson Kullhem, Nathan Rom, Walker Jones, Jacob Williams, Tyler Decent and Hunter Hills all went 2-1 in the section duals. The Gobblers earned nine Section 7 Individual tournament medals, including two state qualifiers. Marshall Larson earned the section championship and Jack Grell earned second place to punch his ticket to the state tournament. Nathan Trotter, Nathan Rom and Walker Jones all earned third place and Carson Kullhem earned fourth place. Hunter HIlls and Nathan Stifter both earned fifth place and Tyler Decent took sixth place.

Marshall Larson (106) (50-6) earned third place state honors. He won his first round match with a 5-1 decision. He was defeated by the No. 2 ranked Anthony Romero of GMLOS in the quarterfinals 8-4. Marshal come back four matches in the wrestle back to earn his medal. He had a major decision in his first wrestle back and he defeated No. 5 ranked Brayan Anaya of Adrian Area 11-3 and in the consolation semifinals he earned a 6-1 decision. In his third place match he defeated the No. 8 ranked Braden Thom of LPGE/BR 3-2. Jack Grell (138) (20-18) was defeated in his first round and was eliminated from the tournament.

MOORHEAD SPUDS

The Spuds defeated the Buffalo Bison 52-30 in their Section 8AAA Section dual and in the quarterfinals they were defeated by Lean and Mean Willmar 56-9. Ryan Luthi went 2-0 in the sections. The Spuds earned nine Section 8AAA Individual medals, including three state qualifiers. Ryan Luthi and Evan Frankhanel both earned section championships and Xander Risdal earned second place to punch his ticket to the state. Hayden Netland earned third place and Jackson Gotta and Jack Newcombe both earned fourth place. Griffin Quade earned fifth place, Ian Mohler earned sixth place and Cody Lugo took seventh place. Ryan Luthi (145) (43-9) went 2-2 and he was eliminated from the tournament. Evan Frankhanel (120) (22-19) went 2-0 and he was eliminated from the tournament. Xander Risdal (126) (26-21) he was defeated in his first match and he was eliminated.

BORDER WEST BUCCANEERS

The Buccaneers defeated the Breckenridge Cowboys in the Section 6A preliminary dual 66-15. The were defeated by No. 10 ranked WCA/A/BA in the quarterfinals 60-9. They Buccaneers had six Section 6A place winners, including a pair of state qualifiers. Eli Larson and Jace Olson both earned second place to punch their ticket to the state tournament. Cole Sykora, Michael Dennis and Patrick Forcier all earned third place and Isaac Ebnet earned fifth place. Eli Larson (113) (34-9) was defeated by No. 2 ranked Cael Bartels of Chatfield in his first round and he was defeated in his first wrestleback match by the No. 8 ranked Logan Butzon of Jackson County Central. Jace Olson (132) (31-15) was defeated by the No. 6 ranked Gavin Gust of Dover-Eyota in first round match and he was eliminated from the tournament.

BUFFALO BISON

The Bison were defeated in their Section 8AAA preliminary dual to the Moorhead Spuds 52-30. The Bison earned six Section 8AAA Individual medals, including a pair of state qualifiers. Owen Herbst and Ryan Scherber both earned section championships. Sully Scherber earned fourth place, John Dahlheimer and Gerrit Poncius both earned fifth place and Brennan Halderson took sixth place. Ryan Scherber (132) (30-6) he earned fourth place honors. He was defeated in his first round match. Ryan come back three matches. He defeated No. 7 ranked Adam Cherie of Wayzata and No. 8 ranked Dan VanAcker of Forest Lake. In the consolation semifinals Ryan defeated the No. 4 ranked Charlie Dolan of Irondale. Owen Herbst (160) (40-7) earned sixth place state honors. Owen defeated No. 10 ranked in his first match Owen Pharo of Rochester Century and he was defeated by No. 1 ranked Carson Manville. He defeated the No. 2 ranked Brendan Dunagan of Mound View in his second wrestle back. He was defeated by No. 4 ranked Tyler Raway of Forest Lake 8-7 in the consolation semifinals. Owen was defeated by No. 6 ranked Dylan Anderson of Apple Valley in his fifth place match.

BRECKENRIDGE COWBOYS

The Cowboys were defeated by the Border West Buccaneers in their Section 6A preliminary dual 6-15. They earned two two section medals, both were state qualifiers. Daniel Erlandson and Aidan Ruddy both earned section championships to punch their ticket to the state tournament. Daniel Erlandson (220) (38-6) earned fourth place state honors. He had two falls to advance to the semifinals. In his quarterfinal match he defeated No. 7 ranked AJ Karver of Chatfield by a 2:42 fall. He was defeated by the No. 2 ranked Dylan Jergenson of Minnewaska Area 3-0. Daniel defeated the No. 6 ranked Mason Rummel of Springfield in the consolation semifinals by a fall of 2:40. He was defeated by the No. 4 ranked Shane Noyes of Canby in his third place match 12-10 OT. Aidan Ruddy (145) (34-11) he was defeated by No. 6 ranked Blake Reiss of Minnesota in his first match and he was eliminated from the tournament.

ORTONVILLE TROJANS

The Trojans were defeated in their Section 5A preliminary dual by the Benson Braves 54-21. The Trojans did earn five medals in the Section 5A individual tournament. Deavan Boots and Austin Eastman both earned fifth place and James Conrad, Tom Eustice and Brooklyn Conrad all took sixth place.

Central Minnesota Mat Rats Late January/Early February Report (26th Annual) by Roger Mischke

Central Minnesota Mat Rats Late December/Early February Report (26th Annual)
by Roger Mischke

By Roger Mischke November 2019 Coaches, please keep me informed of your team’s success throughout the season. With each edition, I would like to share their success in The Central MN Report. Please send relevant information for Class A individual and team ratings as well. I will also report your results to The Guillotine results page results@theguillotine.com If possible you can also text or email a photo of your score book pages after your duals. If you want to text; I will give individuals my cell phone number. If you are using Track Wrestling, could you please add me to your mailing list. Thanks, The Mat Rat Roger Mischke

CLASS AA

FOLEY FALCONS
The Falcons earned four wins over Wisconsin foes at the St. Croix Central Duals. They have now built a 27-1 overall dual record with their wins over St. Croix Central 57-18, Luke/Frederic/Granstburg/Siren 60-12, Glenwood City 66-12 and Durand 54-9. Levi Jacobson, Evan Milejczak, Michael Rothfork, Sutherlin Schmit, Hunter Gorecki, Greg Miller and Elijah Novak all went 3-0, Logan Thorsten went 2-0 and Ethan Oswald and Isaac Fitch both went 2-1 at the St. Croix Central duals. The Falcons defeated a pair of foes at their home triangular; they defeated Granite Ridge Conference foe Albany 64-7 and AAA Irondale 77-0. The Falcons went 3-0 at the LPGE/Browerville “Wolves” Duals, they defeated No. 3A ranked Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa 36-28, Class A Lean and Mean Minneota 63-9 and St. Michael-Albertville Junior Varsity 51-16. Isaiah Fitch, Connor Thorsten, Sutherlin Schmit and Hunter Gorecki all went 3-0, Greg Miller, Elijah Novak both went 2-0. Levi Jacbson, Ethan Oswald and Logan Thorsten all went 2-1 at the LPBE/BR duals. The Falcons are now 32-1 overall in dual meets. The Falcons defeated Granite Ridge Conference foe Little Falls 61-17 to earn the conference championship. The Falcons earned three big wins over three foes at the Blaine “Bengal” Duals. They defeated No. 11AAA Blaine 37-22, No. 10AA Coon Rapids 35-21 and AA Elk River 66-9. Connor Thorsten and Levi Jacobson both went 3-0, Andy Knutsonwent 2-0 and Ethan Oswald,Micheal Rothfork, Isaiah Fitch, Sutherlin Schmidt, Hunter Gorecki and Elijah Novak all went 2-1 at the Blaine Duals.
BECKER BULLDOGS
The Bulldogs defeated the Section 6AA and Mississippi 8 Conference rival the Big Lake Hornets 34-29. The Bulldogs earned second place behind No. 3AAA ranked Stillwater at the South St. Paul “Pete Veldman” Invitational. The Bulldogs had a very good tournament performance with eleven place winners for 201 points to earned second place behind the No. 3AAA ranked Stillwater. This was in a fifteen team event. The Bulldogs earned three championships by: Jake Nelson, Caden Dewall and Brayden Weber and four second places by: Ethan Anderson, Lukas Paulson, Reid Kraus and Bryce Kuschel. Adam Jurek earned fourth place, Joe Goth earned fifth place, Josh Stangler earned seventh place and Isaac Regal took eighth place. The Bulldogs defeated AAA foes Brainerd 49-29 and Little Falls 51-28. Ethan Anderson, Lukas Paulson, Adam Jurek, Kylen Rish, Reid Krause and Dylan Kolby all went 2-0 at the Little Falls triangular. They defeated Mississippi 8 Conference foe AAA Cambridge-Isanti 34-29. The Bulldogs a defeated a pair of foes at the Rocori “Spartans” Triangular to close out the regular season dual meet schedule. They defeated Section 6AA foe Rocori 59-12 and Class A rival Paynesville 55-24. Ethan Duncombe, Kaden Rish, Ethan Anderson, Lukas Paulson, Kylen Rish, Tyson Ricker, Reid Kraus and Brayden Weber all went 2-0 at the Rocori Triangular. The Bulldogs earned fifth place at the Albany “Purple Pride” tournament with nine place winners for 112 points. They did rest a few of their starting wrestlers, prior to their section tournaments. Adam Jurek earn their lone championship and Lukas earned second place. Reid Kraus, Kaden Rish and Tyson Ricker all earned third place. Dylan Weber earned fourth place and Ethan Duncombe and Drew May all earned fifth place. The Bulldogs closed out their regular season with a 20-1 dual meet overall record and undefeated in the Mississippi 8 Conference for the championship.
DASSEL COKATO/LITCHFIELD
The Coop defeated Section 6AA and Wright County Conference rival Annandale/Maple Luke 50-19 The Coop went 3-0 at the Tracy “Panther” Quadrangular; they defeated AAA Lean and Mean Willmar 50-19, No. 5A ranked Tracy-Milroy-Barton/Westbrook-Walnut Grove 45-17 and Region 3AA foe Worthington 49-28. Alex Joedeman, Eddie Simes, Jerry Simes and Jude Link all went 3-0, Noah Halonen went 2-0 and Andrew Joedeman, Devin Steinhaus, Brandon Hackbarth, Sam Marx, Will O’Brien and Beau Nelson all went 2-1 at the Panther quadrangular. Special Note: Jerry Simes (132) and Jude Link (152) both won their 100th Career Matches. Beau Nelson won his 60th Career Match. The Coop defeated AAA Lean and Mean and Wright County Conference rival Wacona 35-30 and Class A Lean and Mean Kimball Area 60-9. The Coop earned second place with 180.5 points and twelve place winners in this fifteen field of teams. Jerry Simes and Jude Link both earned championships and Eddie Simes, Alex Joedeman, Noah Halonen, Will O’Brien and Beau Nelson all earned second place. Andrew Joedeman and Hayden Hoernemann both earned fourth place and Gabe Nelson, Axel Stenberg and Jackson Martin all earned fifth place. The DC/LITCH Coop hosted a quad to close out their regular season. They defeated Section 6AA rivals Big Lake 49-18, Delano 51-21 and Section 4A foe Eden Valley-Watkins 52-15. Eddie Simes, Jerry Simes, Noah Halohan, Jude LInk, Beau Nelson and Will O’Brien all went 3-0 and Devin Steinhaus and Hayden Hoernemann both went 2-0 and Victor Franco and Jackson Martin both went 2-1 at their quad.
MORA MUSTANGS
The Mustangs defeated a pair of foes; Maple Grove 71-10 and Norwood Young America 66-15. Anthony Nelson, Avery Nelson, Brock Falkema, Connor Gmahl, Cody Haggberg, Tucker Hass, Cael Sjoden, Nathan Nelson and Dom Adams all went 2-0. The Mustangs defeated Granite Ridge Conference foe Zimmerman 54-18. The Mustangs defeated three Section 7AA rivals at the Cloquet “Lumberjack” Quadrangular. They defeated Hibbing 52-19, Cloquet 65-12 and Pine City/Hinckley-Finlayson 69-10. Avery Nelson, Tanner Grangruth an Nolan Berry all went 3-0, Nathan Reller, Tucker Hass, Mason Nelson, Josh Gardner, Anthony Nelson, Conner Gmahl and Dom Adams all went 2-0 at the quad. The Mustangs had a good tournament performance with 157 points and thirteen place winners to earn fourth place at the St. Croix Lutheran tournament. Connor Gmahl and Tanner Grangruth both earned championships and Avery Nelson earned second place. Tucker Hass, Dom Adams and Anthony Nelson all earn third place and Mason Nelson earned fourth place. Nathan Nelson and Jared Yates both earned fifth place and Parker Voss, Cody Haggberg, Cole Grams, and Nathan Reller all took sixth place. The Mustangs defeated Granite Ridge Conference foe Pierz 54-16 to close out their regular season.

PRINCETON TIGERS
The Tigers defeated Mississippi 8 Conference foe Monticello 47-16. The Tigers had a good tournament performance with ten place winners for 170 points to earn second place at the twenty-two field of teams at the St. Croix Falls tournament. Tyler Wells, Landen Parent and Kyle Boeke all earned championships. Malachi Kolhoff and Kaden Olsen both earned third place and Noah Vanderbeek earned fourth place. Parker Adkins earned fifth place, Josh Marshall earned sixth place, Riley Paetznick-Huhtala and Zach Marshall both took seventh place. The Tigers defeated three foes at the Robbinsdale Armstrong Duals. They defeated AAA Maple Grove 59-9, Goodhue 53-18 and AAA Woodbury 42-30.The Tigers defeated Mississippi 8 Conference foe 66-12 and no report on the Milaca and Zimmerman duals at the Zimmerman quad. The Tigers closed out their regular season with three big wins over two foes at the Minnetonka “Skipper” quadrangular. They defeated from Section 2AA Mankato West 38-27, from the Lake Conference Minnetonka 36-24 and Mpls. South 70-12. Zack Wells, Tyler Wells, Ethan Ballweber and Landen Parent all went 3-0, Parker Adkins and Malachi Kalthoff both went 2-0 and Kyle Boeke, Riley Paelzaick-Huhtala and Kaden Olsen went 2-1 at the Tonka duals.
PEQUOT LAKES/PINE RIVER-BACKUS ROAD CREW
The Road Crew split a pair of Section 8AA duals at the DGF triangular, they defeated DGF 46-26 and they were defeated by No. 12AA ranked Thief River Falls 48-24. Owen Carlson, Grant Thompson, Caleb Ruhl and Corbin Knapp all went 2-0 at the DGF triangular. Special Note: Josh Pettit got his 50th Career Fall. The Road Crew went 3-2 at the “Don Dravis” Mid-State Duals with big wins over Park Rapids 66-13, Staples-Motley 55-15 and Crosby-Ironton 56-24. They were defeated by AA Lean and Mean Detroit Lakes 42-21 and in a very close one by Aitkin 37-33. Owen Carlson and Connor Tulenchik both went 5-0, Keenan Dahl, Corbin Knapp and Josh Pettit all went 4-1 and Max Trumpold, Caleb Ruhl, Evan Koering and Austin Staricha all went 3-2. Special Note: Josh Pettit won his 75th Career Match and Owen Carlson won his 50th Career Match. The Road Crew went 3-0 at the Grand Rapids “Thunderhawks” quadrangular, as they defeated Grand Rapids 51-20, Milaca 62-10 and Proctor-Hermantown 61-10. Owen Carlson, Caleb Ruhl, Connor Tulenchik, KeenanDahl, Corbin Knapp and Josh Pettit all went 3-0, Evan Koering went 2-0 and Karsen Kinyon, Austin Staricha, Trey Tuchtenhagen and Grant Thompson all went 2-1. The Road Crew had a pentangular at Sauk Centre/Melrose. They defeated four Section 8AA rivals; Pierz 57-18, Fergus Falls 61-17, Roseau 78-4 and SCM 59-12. Owen Carlson, Caleb Ruhl, Karsen Kenyon, Evan Koering, Connor Tulenchik and Josh Pettit all went 4-0, Logan Carlson went 3-0 and Grant Thompson, Korey Kenyon, Finnegan O’Dell and Corbin Knapp all went 3-1. Special Note: Evan Koering earned his 75th Career Win. The Road Crew at 25-6 overall on the season, previous best was 20 wins.  
BIG LAKE HORNETS
The Hornets were defeated in a very close dual by No. 7AA ranked, Section 6AA and Mississippi 8 Conference rival Becker 34-29. The Hornets defeated a pair of Mississippi 8 Conference rivals; they beat North Branch 42-25 and Monticello 53-21. They were defeated by Mississippi 8 Conference rival No. 10AA ranked Princeton 39-33 and they dropped a pair of duals at the DC/LICH duals, to Section 6AA rival No. 8AA ranked DC/Litchfield 49-18 and to Class A KMS 37-36. Chrstian Noble and Dillon Brown both went 2-0 at the DC/Litchfield duals.
ANNANDALE/MAPLE LAKE LIGHTNING
The Lightning were defeated by No. 8AA ranked Section 6AA rival Dassel Cokato/Litchfield 59-19 The Lightning went 3-0 at their home quadrangular. They defeated Section 6AA and Conference rival Delano 52-25, Section 6AA rival Albany 33-30 and KMS 40-24. Adam Neuman, Logan Arnold, Riley Hall all went 3-0 and Zach Schmitt and Kessler Kenning both went 2-1 at their quadrangular.The Lighting split a pair of duals, they defeated Milaca 49-22 and they were defeated by Wright County Conference rival No. 11AA ranked Hutchinson 57-12. Noah Gindele went 2-0 at the triangular. They defeated Section 6AA foe Monticello 49-20 and the Lighting Correction they were defeated by Section 2AA No. 9AA ranked Scott West 42-27.

WATERTOWN-MAYER ROYALS
The Royals defeated Section 2AA and Wright County Conference rivals Glencoe/Silver Lake 48-21. The Royals were defeated by AA Lean and Mean and Section 2AA rivals Tri-City United 44-18. The Royals earned fourth place with 122 points and thirteen place winners at the Mankato East tournament. Austin Gabbert and Bryce Barkett both both earned second place and Tanner Hilten, Tanner Burmeister, Ashton Congdon and Jackson Drahos all earned third place. Patrick Duske earned fourth place and Jonah Hamburger, Steven Duske, Jaden Palmer and Jonah Blakstad all earned fifth place and Aaron Bury and Hunter Stein both took sixth place. The Royals completed their regular season with a very good team performance, they had fourteen place winners for 158 points to earn the Howard Lake-Waverly/Winsted “Laker” Invitational. Austin Gabbert and Ashton Congdon both earned championships and Cole Sullivan and Tanner Burmeister both earned second place. Jonah Hamburger and Riley Hertzog both earned third, Tanner Hilton, Jaden Palmer, Patrick Duske and Jackson Drahos all earned fourth place, Hunter Stein earned fifth place and Jonah Blakstad took sixth place.

ALBANY HUSKIES
The Huskies defeated AAA Irondale 48-30 and they were defeated by No. 4AA Granite Ridge Conference foe Foley 64-7. The Huskies went 2-1 at the Annandale/Maple Lake “Lightning” Quadrangular. They defeated Section 6AA rival Delano 52-25 and Class A foe KMS 40-24. They were defeated in a very close dual by AA Lean and Mean and Section 6AA rival Annandale/Maple 33-30. Peyton Krumrei and Riley Rakotz both went 3-0 and Carson Holthaus, Dustin Schmitt, William Mergen and William Blattner all went 2-1 and Tate Hoffarth went 2-0 at the ANML quadrangular. The Huskies defeated Morris Area 49-27 and a big win over Granite Ridge Conference rival Milaca 54-15. The Huskies had a good tournament performance with 129 points and thirteen place winners to earn fourth place at the “Purple Pride” Invitational. Dustin Schmitt earned second place, William Mergen, Peyton Linn, Thomas Blattner and Tate Hoffarth all earned third place. Peyton Krumrei and Devin Hanson both earned fourth place. Hunter Tate, Riley Rakotz, Declan Crumley and Jacob Adrian all earned fifth place and Owen Carlson and David Bushman took sixth place.

MORRIS AREA TIGERS
The Tigers dropped a pair of duals to Section 3AA foe Marshall 54-21 and Class A Lean and Mean 45-26. Ethan Lebrija and Davin Rose both went 2-0 at the their triangular. The Tigers were defeated by Albany 49-27. They earned sixth place with 102 points with nine place winners at the Orono “Spartans” tournament, a field of fifteen teams. Dalton Rose earned the championship and Ethan Lebrija earned second place. Davin Rose earned third place, Dallas Walton earned fourth place. Tyce Anderson, Davin Schroeder, Noah Amundson, Tristan Raths and Dillon Nelson all took sixth place. The Tigers defeated Section 3AA rival United 45-27 and Ortonville 48-19. Davin Rose, Dain Schroeder, Colton Wohlers, Dalton Rose and Tristan Raths all went 2-0. The Tigers went 1-2 at the West Central Conference duals with a big win over rival Benson 57-21. They were defeated by United 55-24 and by No. 2A ranked ACGC 64-12. Davin Rose went 3-0 and Noah Amundson and Dalton Rose both went 2-1. The Tigers closed out their regular season with the MAHAC “Dr. Busian Tiger” Invitational. The Tigers earned third place with ten placers for 145.5 points. Ethan Lebrija, Davin Rose and Dalton Rose all earned championships and Dillon Nelson earned second. Dylan Rose earn third place, Dallas Walton, Dain Schroeder, Toby Messner and Tristan Raths all earned fifth place and Colton Wohler took sixth place. Special Note: Ethan Lebrija Recored His 50th Career Fall and Dalton Rose Won His 100th Career Match.

NEW LONDON-SPICER WILDCATS
The Wildcats split duals at the home triangular; they defeated Redwood Valley 43-30 and they dropped one to Section 3AA foe United 48-28. Luke Knudsen, Ty Bisek, Blake Vagle, Lucas Tuchtenhagen and Nick McKnezie all went 2-0 at their triangular. The Wildcats were defeated by three foes at the Mound-Westonka “White Hawk” Quadrangular. They lost a very close dual to Zimmerman 39-38, Class A Howard Lake/Waverly/Winsted 48-27 and to Conference rival Mound-Westonka 48-27. Ty Bisek, Blake Vagle and Nick McKenzie all went 3-0, Luke Knudsen went 2-0 and Tim Thein went 2-1. The Wildcats defeated Class A rivals Paynesville 40-30.
The Wildcats went 2-1 at the Benson “Braves” Quadrangular. They defeated a pair of Class A foes; Benson 53-30 and Border West 40-25. They were defeated by TMB/WWG the No. 5A ranked team 48-26. Luke Knudsen, Ty Bisek, Blake Vagle, Nick McKenzie and Marshel Johnson all went 3-0 and Tim Thein went 2-1 at the Benson quad. The Wildcats earned third place at the Albany “Purple Pride” Tournament with seven place winners for 131.5 points. Luke Knudsen, Ty Bisek, Luke Ruter and Blake Vagle all won championships, Nick McKenzie earned second place, Brody Duke earned third place and Adam Spandau earned fifth place.
ROCORI SPARTANS
The Spartan dropped a pair of duals to Central Lakes Conference rivals; AAA Lean and Mean Willmar 64-6 and Sauk Rapids-Rice 45-30. The Spartans had a good tournament performance with eight place winners for 127 points to earn third place at the Robbinsdale “Hawk” Invitational. Ben Primus and Austin Moscho both earned championships and Ben Hanson earned second place. Carter Thelen earned third place, Luke Hemmesch and Ryan Rose both fifth place and Ryan Kunz and Connor Stang both took sixth place. The Spartans earned tenth place in a field of fifteen teams with 42 points and four place winners at the Orono “Spartans” Tournament. Austin Moscho earned third place, Ben Primus earned fourth place, Carter Thelen earned fifth place and Matthew Goebel earned sixth place. The Spartans closed out their dual regular season with a home triangular. They were defeated in a close dual to Class A rivals Paynesville 33-29 and by Section 6AA and No. 7AA ranked Becker 59-12. Austin Moscho went 2-0 at the home triangular. The Spartans defeated their Central Lakes Conference rivals Fergus Falls 58-11. The Spartans earned fifth place at the Howard Lake/Waverly-Winsted “Lakers” Invitational with seven place winners for 98 points. Austin Moscho and Carter Thelen both won championships and Ben Primus earned second place. Connor Stang earned fourth place, Ryan Kunz and Ryan Rose both earned fifth place and Ben Hansen took sixth place

PIERZ PIONEERS
The Pioneers were defeated by Granite Ridge Conference foe Milaca 42-34. They were defeated in a pair duals at the Eden Valley-Watkins “Eagles” Triangular. They were defeated on criteria by Eden Valley-Watkins 40-39 and to Section 8AA foe Alexandria 37-35. Derek Stangl, Jacob LeBlnc, Trevor Radunz, Jack Baker, Tanner Young and Brandon Schlegel all went 2-0 at the EVW triangular. The Pioneers were defeated in two duals at the Zimmerman “Thunder” triangular. They were defeated by Granite Ridge Conference foe Zimmerman 53-22 and to Monticello 37-30. Riley Hoskins and Tanner you both went 2-0 at the Zimmerman triangular. They were defeated by AAA Sartell 41-30. The Pioneers went 3-1 at the Sauk Centre/Melrose pentangular. They defeated three Section 8AA rivals, Roseau 60-9, Fergus Falls 49-30 and SCM 40-39. They were defeated by PLPRB 57-18, going 3-1 against Section 8AA teams. Trevor Radunz went 4-0, Derek Stangle, Brandon Funk, Mason Zajac and Brandon Schlegel all went 3-1, Riley Hoskins went 2-2 and Jacob LeBlanc went 2-1. The Pioneers earned seventh place with 103 points at the St. Croix Lutheran tournament with six place winners. Trevor Radunz, Riley Hoskins, Tanner Young and Brandon Schlegel all earned second place, Brandon Funk earned third place and Derek Stangl earned fifth place. The Pioneers closed out their regular season; they were defeated by Granite Conference foe Mora 56-16 and by Class A rival Royalton/Upsala 48-30.

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CLASS A

LONG PRAIRIE-GREY EAGLE/BROWERVILLE WOLVES
The Wolves defeated AA Lean and Mean Detroit Lakes 38-18 and Fergus Falls 76-6 at the Detroit Lakes triangular. The Wolves had a big night, going 3-0 at their Wolves duals, they defeated No. 3A Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa 43-22, No. 9A and Park Region Conference rival WCA 52-21 and Class A Lean and Mean Minneota 50-21. Branden Thom, Justin Crandall, Landon Gode, Mason Gode,, Riley Thom and Levi Line all went 3-0 and Nye Becker and Trey Lancaster went 2-1 at the Wolves duals. The Wolves defeated two Park Region Conference rivals at the Wolves quadrangular. They defeated Ottertail Central 56-10, Royalton/Upsala and Section 5A foe Osakis 78-0. The Wolves had a good team performance with twelve place winners for 221 points to earn the Park Region Conference Tournament championship. Landon Gode, Mason Gode, Justin Crandall and Braden Thom all earned championships. Carter Meiners, Nye Becker and Caleb Pesta all earned second place and Cael Lorentz earned third place. Trey Lancaster and Bergen Pesta both earned fourth place and Riley Thom earned fifth place. Special Note” Justin Crandall was awarded the Fall Award at the PRC; 3 Falls in 3:14. The Wolves defeated Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale/Parkers Prairie 35-27 for the PRC Dual championship.

ATWATER-COSMOS-GROVE CITY FALCONS
The Falcons defeated Class A Lean and Mean and Section 4A rival Kimball Area 49-12. The Falcons defeated No. 3A ranked Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa 36-24, and a pair of Class A Lean and Mean teams West Central Area/Ashby/Brandon-Evansville 60-15 and Royalton/Upsala 48-27. Kelvin Andrew-Ponce, Ramzee Molinaro, Jake Mortenson, Taylor Fester and Tanner Berghuis all went 3-0 and Jevon Williams, Cole Holien, Jaxon Behm and Logan Sherwood all went 2-1 and Brady Holien went 2-0 at the BBE quadrangular. The Falcons earned the West Central Conference championship with a pair of big wins. They defeated the Morris Area 64-12 and No. 4A ranked Minnewaska Area 42-23. Jevon Williams, Cole Holien, Kelvin Andrade-Ponce, Ramzee Molinaro, Jaxon Behm and Tanner Berghuis all went 2-0.
BELGRADE-BROOTEN-ELORSA JAGUARS
The Jaguars defeated two Section 5A foes and a Central Minnesota Conference rival at the Osakis quadrangular. The defeated Osakis 80-0 and Ortonville 77-6 and CMC rival Eden Valley-Watkins 54-3. Wyatt Engen, Walker Bents, Tyler Jensen, Blaine Fischer, Canon Swanson, Dylan T. Sampson, Evan Young, Cooper Wold, Michael Doubek and Mark Jenniges went 3-0, Bryce Feuerhake went 2-1 and Ethan Mueller and Ryan Jensen both went 2-0 at the Osakis quadrangular. The Jaguars went 1-2 at the LPGE/BR Wolves duals; they defeated the STMA JV 40-26 and they dropped a close one to No. 4AA ranked Foley 36-28 and to No. 1A ranked Section 5A rival LPGE/BR 43-22. Walker Bents, Canon Swanson and Michael Doubek all went 3-0 and Ryan Jensen, Tyler Jensen and Blaine Fischer all went 2-1 at the Wolves duals. The Jaguars went 2-1 at their home quadrangular, they defeated a pair of Class A Lean and Mean foes; West Central Area/Ashby/Brandon-Evansville 56-18 and Royalton/Upsala 54-15. They were defeated by No. 2A ranked ACGC 36-24. Walker Bents, Ryan Jensen, Canon Swanson, Evan Young and Max Jenniges all went 3-0, Max Hanson, Blaine Fischer and Michael Doubek all went 2-1 and Wyatt Engen and Tyler Jensen both went 2-0. The Jaguars closed out the regular season with three big wins at the HLWW quadrangular. They defeated AA Lean and Mean Watertown-Mayer 47-21, Central Minnesota Conference rival HLWW 65-12 and Sibley East 64-6. The win over HLWW earn them the Central Minnesota Conference championship with a perfect 7-0 slate. Blaine Fischer, Max Hanson, Canon Swanson, Michael Doubek and Mark Jenniges all went 3-0, Taiton Linder went 2-0, Walker Bents, Wyatt Engen, Ryan Jensen, Tyler Jensen, Evan Young, Cooper Wold and Bryce Feuerhake all went 2-1 at the HLWW quad.

MINNEWASKA AREA LAKERS
The Lakers defeated Section 5A foe BOLD 60-16. The Lakers went 4-1 at the Fargo Davies Dual Invitational, with big wins over Minot 34-24, West Fargo Sheyenne 60-22, Turtle Mountain 51-23 and Bismarck Mandan 65-13. They were defeated by topped ranked North Dakota High School Bismarck 44-23. Tyler VanLuik and Dylan Jergenson both went 5-0, Jacob Blair, Easton McCrory and Mason Blair all went 4-1, Adam Larson went 3-0, Mason Schiffer, Tyson Meyer and Isaiah Miller went 3-1 and David Litenthal went 2-0 at the Davis duals. The Lakers split a pair of duals at the home triangular. They defeated Section 5A rival Paynesville 53-16 and they were defeated by Class AA Lean and Mean Detroit Lakes 38-27. Easton McCrory, Mason Blair, Max Riechmann and Tyson Meyer all went 2-0 at the Lakers home triangular. The Lakers earned second place at the West Central Conference with big wins over AA SCM 63-12 and AA United 37-24. They were defeated by the No. 2A ranked ACGC 42-23. Easton McCrory, Mason Blair, Tyson Meyer, Nathan Rankin and Tyler VanLuik all went 3-0, Dylan Jergenson went 2-0 and Jacob Blair went 2-1 at the WCC duals.

KIMBALL AREA CUBS
The Cubs had a good team performance as they won all three duals at their quadrangular. They defeated a pair of Central Minnesota Conference rivals; Royalton/Upsala 43-22 and Holdingford 37-28. They defeated AAA Little Falls 48-28, all the duals surely had some very competitive matches. Alex Nelson, Zach Holtz, Austin Donnay and Carter Holtz all went 3-0 and Ashton Hanan, Cody Leither and Brett Schiefelbein all went 2-1 at the quadrangular. The Cubs were defeated by No. 2A ranked and Section 4A rivals Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City 49-12. The Cubs were defeated by the No. 8AA Coop Dassel-Cokato/Litchfield 60-9. Several of the starters missed matches this week due to sickness. The Cubs earned sixth place with 111 points and nine place winners at the Albany “Purple Pride” Invitational. Carter Holtz (182) (29-1) earned their lone championship and Ashton Hanan (170) (28-4), Jack Bollman (106) (19-19) and Lucas Jurek (126) (9-7) all earned second place. Austin Donnay (160) (22-11) and Ace Meyer (220) (18-13) both earned fourth place, Nicholas Bowen (195( (17-7) earned fifth place and Cody Leither (138) (18-10) and Brandon Guissisberg (195) both took sixth place. The Cubs closed out the regular season with two wins at the Sibley East “Wolverine” Duals. They defeated Section 4A foes; Sibley East 36-24 and Trinity-at River Ridge 34-26 plus LeSuer-Henderson 64-0. They were defeated by Class A Lean and Mean Maple River 36-18. Jack Bollman and Gavin Winter went 2-2, Lucas Jurek, Alex Nelson, Cody Leither, Logan Kuseske, Ashton Hanan, Brandon Guggisberg and Nicolas Bowen all went 3-1 at the SE duals.
BERTHA HEWITT/VERNDALE/PARKERS PRAIRIE RAIDERS
The Raiders defeated Section 6A and Park Region Conference foe Wadena-Deer Creek 61-14 and Class A Red Lake County Central 78-5. Deagen Captain, Justin Koehn, Brock Peterson, Mason Schroeder, Gideon Evasti, Carter Rokes, Jaden Finck and Craig Orlando all went 2-0 at their home triangular. The Raiders defeated a pair of Section 6A foes at the Pelican Rapids triangular. They defeated Pelican Rapids 37-24 and Staples-Motley 57-10. David Revering, Deagen Captain, Aiden Larson, Jason Koehn, Brock Peterson, Jaden Finck and Craig Orlando all went 2-0 at the Pelican triangular. The Raiders earned fifth place with 136 points and eleven place winners at the Park Region Conference. Craig Orlando earned a championship and he was voted the PRC wrestler of 2019-2019. David Revering and Deagen Captain both earned second place. Mason Schroeder earned third place and Brock Peterson and Koal Plautz both earn fourth place. Aiden Larson, Reese Thompson, Justin Koehn, Carter Rokes and Jaden Finck all earned fifth place. The Raiders were with out three of their starters at the PRC. The Raiders were defeated by No. 1A LPGE/BR for the overall Park Region Conference Dual championship 35-27. The Raiders closed out their regular season with a big win over AAA Lean and Mean Bemidji 31-29.
Special Note: Gideon Ervasti Won his 75th Career Match, Hunter Dean Won his 50 Career Match and David Revering Won His 50th Career Match.
WEST CENTRA AREA/ASHBY/BRANDON-EVANSVILLE KNIGHTS
The Knights defeated to foes KMS 49-28 and AA SCM 70-3 at the SCM triangular. Ashton Danner, Dierk Goeden, Antony Sykora, Kaleb Getz, Jordan Lohse, Nathan Kisgen, Colton Lindquist, Deklin Goeden and Devin Stone all went 2-0. They defeated Class A Lean and Mean rival Frazee 37-31. The Knights went 1-2 at the Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa quadrangular, they defeated Royalton/Upsala 45-25. They were defeated by No. 2A ranked ACGC 60-15 and No. 3A ranked BBE 56-18. Jordan Lohse and Nathan Kisgen both went 3-0 at the BBE Triangular. Ashton Danner, Dierk Goeden, Anthony Sykora, Kaleb Getz, Jordan Lohse, Nathan Kisgen, Deklin Goeden and Devin Stone all went 2-0 at the KMS triangular. The Knights earned second place with 156 points and twelve place winners in the Park Region Conference Tournament. Nathaniel Kisgen and Jordan Lohse both earned championships and Hunter Gruchow, Anthony Sykora, Kade Olson, Colton Lindquist and Deklin Goeden all earned third place. Solomon Wales and Brett Duncan both earned fourth place. Adam Lohse and Justin Blascyk both earned fifth place and Ashton Danner took sixth place. The Knights closed out their regular season with a good team performance, they had thirteen place winners for 166 points to earn the championship at the Morris “Tigers” Invitational. Nathaniel Kisgen won their lone championship and Jordan Lohse, Anthony Sykora and Deklin Goeden all earned second place. Hunter Gruchow, Kade Olson, Brett Duncan, Colton Lindquist and Colin Anderson all earned fourth place. Justin Blascyk and Solomon Wales both earned fifth place and Adam Lohse took sixth place.
OTTERTAIL CENTRAL BULLDOGS
The Bulldogs were defeated by the No. 5AA ranked Perham 34-31. They went 2-1 at the LPGE/BR quadrangular, with win over Park Region Conference rivals Royalton/Upsala 43-31 and Osakis 67-12. Zane Swanson and Cian Buehler both went 3-0 and Laredo Bugbee, Brien Poser, Hayden Hart, Logan Schleske and Matt Hendricks all went 2-1 at the LPGE/BR quadrangular. The Bulldogs went 3-0 at their home quadrangular; they defeated Section 6A foe Breckenridge 69-9, AA SCM 69-9 and Ortonville 71-0. Kolby Peters, Laredo Bugbee, Brien Poser, Hayden Hart, Reed Leabo, Matt Hendricks, Nik Gardin and Zane Swanson all went 3-0 and Logan Schleske and Murphy Despard went 2-1 and Chase Nanu and Cian Buehler both went 2-0 at the Bulldogs quadrangular. The Bulldogs earned third place with thirteen place winners for 150 points at the Park Region Conference tournament. Zane Swanson earned their lone championship and Laredo Bugbee and Hayden Hart both earned second place. Matt Hendricks, Cian Buehler and Tristan Evavold all earned third place and Cody Jacobs earned fourth place. Reed Leabo earned fifth place and Kolby Peters Nik Gardin, Will Ehlert and Murphy Despard all took sixth place.

ROYALTON/UPSALA ROYALS
The Royals had a good night as they went 2-1 at the Kimball Area “Cubs” quadrangular. They defeated Section 7A and Central Minnesota Conference rival Holdingford 44-25 and AAA Little Falls 43-36. They were defeated by Class A Lean and Mean Central Minnesota Conference rival Kimball Area 43-22. Will Gorecki (120 (21-8), Jacob Leibold (138/145) 23-8), Gage Louden (195/220) (14-5) and Mason Novitzki (285) (18-6) all went 3-0 and Austin Wensmann (182) and Hunter Novitzki (138/145) both went 2-1 and John Bzdok (113) (8-6) went 2-0 at the quadrangular. Special Note: Mason Novitzki (285) got his 50th Career Fall. The Royals split a pair of duals at the Eden Valley-Watkins “Eagles” Triangular. They defeated Central Minnesota Conference rival Eden Valley Watkins 46-30 and they were defeated by AAA Cambridge-Isanti 45-21. Will Gorecki (120) (23-8) Jacob Leibold (138) (25-5), Brayden Conrad (152) (14-9), Austin Wensmann (182) and Mason Novitzki (285) (20-6) all went 2-0 at the Eagles triangular. The Royals went 0-3 at the Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa Jaguar Quadrangular. They were defeated by the No. 2A ranked ACGC 48-27, No. 3A BBE 54-15 and by WCA No. 9A ranked 45-26. Jacob Liebold (138), Gabe Gorecki (160), Gage Louden (220) and Mason Novitzki (285) all went 2-1 at the BBE quad. The Royals had a very good team performance with eleven place winners for 138 points to earn fourth place at the Park Region Conference Conference, a field of nine teams. Jacob Liebold (138) (31-7), Gabe Gorecki (160) (30-9), Gage Louden (220) (19-7) and Mason Novitzki (285) (24-9) all earned second place. Will Gorecki (113) (28-12) earned third place and Matthew Kasella (195) (11-9) earned fourth place. Austin Wensmann (182) (20-17), Brayden Conrad (152) (18-14), Michael Zimmerman (106) (17-23) and Chris Borash (145) all earned fifth place and Aiden Olson (170) took sixth place. The Royals closed out their regular season with a win over AA rival Pierz 48-30.
UNITED NORTH CENTRAL WARRIORS
The Warriors defeated Park Region Conference rival New York Mills 39-30.
They defeated Section 8A rivals Mahnomen-Waubun 51-10 and Park Region Conference rival Osakis 65-6. The Warriors earned sixth place with eight place winners with 127.5 points at the Park Region Conference Tournament. Ethan Hendrickson and Dakota Meech both earned championships and Eion Ness and Vince Dailey both earn second place. Hunter Skaro, Torrey Carlson and Aaron Lake all earned fourth place and Joel Isaacson took sixth place. The Warriors closed out their regular season, with a dual with AA Lean and Mean Pequot Lakes/Pine River-Backup, they were defeated 37-25.
HOWARD LAKE-WAVERLY/WINSTED LAKERS
The Lakers went 1-2 at the Mound-Westonka quadrangular; they defeated New London-Spicer 46-30 and they dropped a close one to Mound-Westonka 42-36 and to AAA Zimmerman 42-27. Wiley Wiegert and Colton Long both went 3-0, Jacob Duske and Collin Boese went 2-0 and Caleb Boese and Steve Heber both went 2-1 at the Mound-Westonka quadrangular. The Lakers defeated two rivals at the Holdingford Husker Triangular. They defeated two Central Minnesota Conference rivals, Section 4A rival Eden Valley-Watkins 39-33 and Holdingford 38-21. Caleb Boese, Steven Heber, Mitch Mallak, Colin Boese, Ryan Tuchtenhagen and Dan Mosford all went 2-0 at the Holdingford Triangular. The Lakers closed out their dual meet portion of their regular season, they were defeated by Section 4A rival Sibley East 42-36, AA Lean and Mean Watertown-Mayer 66-9 and to No. 3A ranked BBE 65-12. The Laker minus some of their starters had seven place winners for 55.5 points at their Lake tournament. Danny Mosford earned second place, Casey Diers earned third place and Caleb Boese earned fourth place. Brandon Knott earned fifth place and Remington Albright and Jakob Duske both took sixth place.

AITKIN GOBBLERS
The Gobblers defeated a pair of foes at their home triangular; they defeated Section 7A rival Deer River 45-30 and AA Cloquet 49-13. Marshall Larson, Carson Kulhem, Tyler Decent and Hunter Hills all went 2-0 at their home triangular. The Gobblers earned second place at the “Don Dravis” Mid-State Duals with big wins over AA Lean and Mean PLPRB 37-33 Staples-Motley 54-24, Crosby-Ironton 53-21 and Park Rapids 60-21. The Gobblers were defeated by AA Lean and Mean Detroit Lakes 51-21. Marshal Larson, Carson Kulhem and Craig Ashton all went 5-0, Nathan Trotter and Walker Jones both went 4-1, Jack Grell, Hunter Hills and Jacob Williams all went 3-2. Special Note: Carson Kulhem won his 100th Career Match. They Gobblers defeated PC/HF 63-15 and they were defeated by AAA Brainerd 48-27 and AA Grand Rapids 32-30. The Gobblers defeated AA Zimmerman 41-32 and they were defeated by AAA Sauk Rapids-Rice 32-30. The Gobblers had a good tournament performance with thirteen place winners for 133 points to earn third place at the HLWW tournament. Marshall Larson earned their lone championship and also he won his 100th Career Match. Noah Rom, Walker Jones and Jacob Williams all earned second place. Hunter HIlls and Tyler DeCent both earned fourth place, Nathan Stifter, Nathan Trotter and Dan DeCent all earned fifth place and James Erickson, Tanner Hills and Sam Ostrode all took sixth place.
PAYNESVILLE BULLDOGS
The Bulldogs went 2-1 at the Alexandria “Cardinal” Triangular, with wins over Section 6A foe Border West 42-36 and AA Sauk Centre/Melrose 48-27. They were defeated by AA Alexandria 38-33. Shawn Pinske and Brandon Schlangen both went 3-0 and Craig Schmitz, Riley Messer, Spencer Eisenbraun and Weston Roberg all went 2-1 at the Alexandria triangular. The Bulldogs were defeated AA Milaca 38-30 in a non-conference dual and defeated by AA New London-Spicer 40-30. The Bulldogs were defeated by AA Lean and Mean Detroit Lakes 60-12 and by No. 4A Section 5A rival Minnewaska Area 53-16. Riley Messer (145/152) went 2-0 at the Waska triangular. The Bulldogs split dual meets at the Rocori Triangular; they defeated AA rival Rocori 33-29. They were defeated by No. 7AA ranked Becker 55-24. Craig Schmitz, Riley Messer, Shawn Pinske and Brandon Schlangen all went 2-0 at the Rocori Triangular.
KERKHOVEN-MURDOCK-SUNBURG FIGHTING SAINTS
The Fighting Saints split a pair of duals, they defeated SCM 61-12 and they were defeated by WCA 49-28. Coy Gunderson, Eli Johnson, Will Magaard and Jason Jones all went 2-0 at the triangular. The Fighting Saints went 1-2 at the Annandale/Maple Lake Quadrangular; they defeated Delano 42-32. They were defeated by AA Lean and Mean Annandale/Maple Lake 40-24 and AA Albany 36-33. Chase Magaard, Coy Gunderson and Will Magaard all went 3-0 and Marc Collins, Brody Forsell went 2-1 at the ANML quadrangular. The Fighting Saints defeated Section 5A rival Benson 49-21 and AA Alexandria 40-25. Chase Magaard, Coy Gunderson, Will Magaard, Brady Forsell and Jason Jones all went 2-0. The Fighting Saints had a pair of big wins; they defeated AA Lean and Mean Big Lake 37-36 and Class A rival Eden Valley-Watkins 42-31. The Fighting Saints had a good tournament performance with ten place winners for 171 points to earn second place a that St. Croix Lutheran tournament. Chase Magaard, Coy Gunderson and Will Magaard all won championships. Brody Forsell, Marc Collins, Rick Jones and Mason Olson all earned third place, Eli Johnson earned fourth place, Jett Olson earned fifth place and Tanner Wilts took sixth place. The Fighting Saints closed out their regular season with a very good tournament performance with fourteen place winners for 163 points to earn second place at the Morris Area “Dr. Busian” Invitational. Coy Gunderson and Will Magaard both won championships and Rick Jones and Eli Johnson both earned second place. Chase Magaard, Marc Collins, Brody Forsell and Jason Jones all earned third place. Tanner Wilts earned fourth place, Hunter Wilts, Brandon Kallstrom and Mason Olson all earned fifth place and Jett Olson and Chase Houge both took sixth place. Special Note: Will Magaard Won HIs 200th Career Match, Coy Gunderson Recorded His 50th Career Fall, Rick Jones Won his 75th Career Match.
EDEN VALLEY-WATKINS EAGLES
The Eagles went 2-1 at the Osakis “Silverstreaks” Quadrangular with big wins over Section 5A foes Osakis 56-19 and Ortonville 51-21. They were defeated by Central Minnesota Conference and No. 3A ranked Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa 54-3. Connor Lincoln,Taylor Ludwig, Gavin Mathies, Sam Nistler, Ian Nistler, Carter Mathies and Austin Schlangen all went 2-1 at the Osakis quadrangular. The Eagles dropped a pair of duals at their home triangular; they were defeated by Central Minnesota Conference rival Royalton/Upsala 46-30 and to AAA Cambridge-Isanti 51-18. Calvin Caron was the lone Eagle to go 2-0 at the triangular. The Eagles won a pair of duals at the home triangular; they defeated previous Central Minnesota Conference rival Pierz on criteria 40-39 and AA Alexandria 45-29. Gavin Mathies, Sam Nistler, Carter Mathies and Austin Schlangen all went 2-0 at the their triangular. The Eagles split a pair of Central Minnesota Conference duals at the Holdingford “Husker” Triangular. They defeated Holdingford 36-33 and they lost a close one to Howard Lake-Waverly/Winsted 39-33. Taylor Ludwig and Austin Schlangen (285) both went 2-0. The Eagles went 3-1 at the Saint Agnes “Aggie” duals; they defeated section 4A foe St. Agnes 44-26, Section 3A foe Springfield 53-19 and AAA foe Hopkins 60-21. They were defeated by Section 1A foe Triton 33-32. Treyce Ludwig, Teagyn Ludwig and Austin Schlangen all went 4-0. Taylor Ludwig, Isaac Ortiz and Connor Lincoln all went 3-1 and Carter Mathies, Sonnie DeHeer, Gavin Mathies and Jackson Geislinger all went 2-2 at the St. Agnes Duals. The Eagles closed out their regular dual meet portion of their season, at the DC/Litchfield quadrangular. They defeated AA Delano 39-35, they dropped a closed one to Class A rival KMS 42-31 and to No. 8AA DC/Litchfield 55-12. Carter Mathies went 2-0 and Conner Lincoln, Teagyn Ludwig, Taylor Ludwig, Sam Nistler and Austin Schlangen all went 2-1 at the quad.
CLASS AAA

SAINT MICHAEL-ALBERTVILLE KNIGHTS
The Knights defeated Lake Conference foe Edina 79-0 and Como Park 80-0 at the Edina “Hornets” triangular. Landon Robideau, Jed Wester, Parker Janssen, OP Johnson, Cole Becker, Jimmy Heil, Kameron Krist, Hayden LeMonds, Carl Leuer, Wyatt LIdberg, Owen Ike, Toby Dehn and Luke Browning all went 2-0 at the Hornet triangular. The Knights had a good team performance with 227.5 points and with fourteen place winners to earn the Eastridge “Raptors” Invitational. This event included nineteen teams from the metro area; the Knights earned four championships and five second places. Landon Robideau, Parker Janssen, Cole Becker and Wyatt Lindberg all earned championships. Caleb Thoennes, Jed Wester, Isaiah Misna, Carl Leuer and Hayden LeMonds all earned second place. Travis Smith earned third place, Owen Vike earned fourth place and Toby Dehn earned fifth place and taking sixth place were: Op Johnson and Sean Kennedy. The Knights defeated No. 8AAA ranked and Lake Conference foe Wayzata 35-28 and AAA Lean and Mean Willmar 34-30 and Buffalo 68-6 at their STMA home quadrangular. Landon Robideau, Parker Janssen, Jed Wester, Carl Leuer and Wyatt Lindberg all went 3-0, Cole Becker, Jimmy Heil, Hayden LeMonds and Wyatt Lidberg all went 2-1 at the home quad. The Knights defeated No. 7AAA ranked Owatonna 34-24 and No. 3AA ranked Kasson-Mantorville they were defeated 35-31 at the Owatonna triangular. Landon Robideau, Parker Janssen, Isiah Misna, Cole Becker and Carl Leuer all went 2-0 at the Owatonna triangular. The Knights defeated No. 4AAA ranked New Prague 31-30 on criteria to close out their regular season.
BEMIDJI LUMBERJACKS
The Lumberjacks dropped a pair of duals at the Forest Lake “Rangers” Triangular; they defeated No. 7AAA ranked Forest Lake 45-26 and they lost to No. 3AAA ranked Stillwater 53-17. The Lumberjacks defeated three Section 8AAA rivals at the St Cloud Tech “Tigers” quadrangular. they defeated St. Cloud Tech 43-24, Moorhead 52-24 and Buffalo 44-18. Joe Hudson, Darren Roth, Clay Olsen, Caleb Bahr and Chase Smith all went 3-0, Coy Olsen went 2-1 and Dane Jorgensen, Thade Osborn and Hunter Heim all went 2-0 at the Tech quadrangular. The Lumberjacks had eleven place winners for 176 points to earn the championship at the Fertile-Beltrami “Northwest” Invitational. Chase Smith, Caleb Bahr, Clay Olsen and Darren Roth all earned championships and Dane Jorgensen and Seth Newby both earned second place. Hoyt Solomon earned third place, Coy Olsen, Logan Willard, and Noah Leffelman all earned fourth place and Dylan Cleveland earned fifth place. The Lumberjacks closed out their regular season with a dual with the No. 8A ranked BHV/PP. They were defeated in a very close battle 31-29.

WILLMAR CARDINALS
The Cardinals defeated Central Lakes Conference foe Rocori 64-6. The Cardinals went 1-2 at the Tracy “Panther” quadrangular, they beat Worthington 37-24. They were defeated by No. 5A Tracy-Milroy-Balaton/Westbrook-Walnut Grove 49-24 and by No. 8AA Dassel Cokato/Litchfield 50-19. Conlan Carlson, Braeden Erickson and Taggert Reynolds all went 3-0 and Mason Swanson went 2-1 at the Tracy quadrangular. The Cardinals went 1-2 at the Wayzata quadrangular, they defeated Section 8AAA foe Buffalo 58-12. They were defeated by No. 2AAA STMA 34-30 and No. 7AAA Wayzata 44-24. Josh Miley, Jonas Anez, Ethan Roux, Kaden Streed and Mason Swanson all went 3-0, Steven Cruze went 2-1 and Taggert Reynolds went 2-0. The Cardinals defeated Section 8AAA rival St. Cloud Tech 38-21 to earn the Central Lakes Conference dual championship. They were defeated by the No. 4AA ranked Perham 30-26.
ST. CLOUD TECH TIGERS
The Tigers went 2-1 at their home quadrangular; they defeated. Pair of Section 8AAA foes; Moorhead 46-14 and Buffalo 43-28. They were defeated by AAA Lean and Mean Section 8AAA rival Bemidji 43-24. Jaxon Kenning, Taylor Hugg and Tucker Hugg all went 3-0, Jaden Dombrowski, Nick Hamak, Mahamat Hissein, Jack Latterell, Hunter Haupert and Aaron Voigt all went 2-1 at their home quad. The Tigers earned fourth place with seven place winners for 111 points at the fifteen field of teams at the Orono “Spartans” Tournament. Aaron Voigt and Taylor Hugg both earned championships, Jaxon Kenning and Andy Johnson both earned third place. Nick Hamak earned fourth place and Jack Latterell and Logan Hanson both earned fifth place. The Tigers were defeated in their final dual of the regular season by Section 8AAA and Central Lakes Conference rivals Willmar 38-21. The Tigers had a very good team performance with 170.5 points and eleven place winners to earn second place at the Albany “Purple Pride” Invitational. They finished behind the No. 12AA ranked Hutchinson. Taylor Hugg, Aaron Voigt and Jack Latterell all earned championships. Jaxon Kenning and Aiden Orth both earned second place. Logan Hanson and Hunter Haupert both earned third place and Tucker Hugg and Nick Hamak all earned fourth place. Andy Johnson and Mahamat Hissein both earned fifth place.
SARTELL-ST. STEPHEN SABRES
The Sabres won two duals at the Zimmerman “Thunder” Triangular, they defeated Section 6AA foe Zimmerman 45-28 and they were defeated by Section 8AAA rivals Little Falls 50-30. Spencer Johnson, Andy Heckman, Sam Fernholz, Ashton Lipinski, Dylan Joyce, Jack Engle and Brett Thayer all went 2-0 at the Zimmerman triangular. The Sabres defeated Central Lakes Conference rival Alexandria 52-15. The Sabres had a very good team performance with sixteen place winners for 224 points to earn the championship at the Robbinsdale “Hawks” Invitational. Jack Engle, Sam Fernholz, Ashton Lipinski, Spencer Johnson and Dylan Joyce all earned championships. Dutch Nordby earned second place and Andy Heckman, Ayden Frauenholtz, William Budge and Aidan Toivola all earned third place. Kade Hendrickson and Logan Rodebush both earned fourth place, Austin Frauenholtz and Ryan Joyce and Rich Emslander all earned fifth place and Zach Rudolph (126) took sixth place. The Sabres defeated AA Pierz 41-30 in a St. Cloud State College pre-high School dual. The Sabres went 2-1 at the Cretin Durham Hall Duals, with big wins over AAA St. Francis 33-32 and Cretin-Derham Hall 54-30. They dropped a dual to Holman, Wisconsin 50-22. Sam Fernholz and Jack Engle both went 3-0, Spencer Johnson, Andy Heckman, Dutch Nordby and Bret Thayer all went 2-1 at the Cretin-Durham Hall duals. The Sabres defeated AA Pierz 41-30 and were defeated in two close duals at their home triangular. They lost to Section 8AAA and Central Lakes Conference rivals Sauk Rapids-Rice 34-33 and to AAA Lean and Mean Cambridge-Isanti 39-27. Spencer Johnson, Ashton Lipinski and Dylan Joyce all went 2-0 at the home triangular.
BRAINERD WARRIORS
The Warriors defeated Section 8AAA rival Moorhead 43-17 and their Section 8AAA and Central Lakes Conference rivals Sauk Rapids-Rice 35-32. Special Note: Isiah Jillson Won his 50th Career match. The Warriors split duals at the Little Falls triangular, they defeated Section 8AAA rival Little Falls 45-32. They were defeated by No. 7AA ranked Becker 42-29. Isaiah Jillson, Kyle Eschenbacher, Gabe Wagner, Dalton Barret and Cade Barrett all went 2-0 at the Little Falls triangular. The Warriors went 2-0 at the Buffalo “Bison” Triangular; they defeated Section 8AAA foe Buffalo 57-18 and AA Glencoe-Silver Lake 36-33. Isaiah Germann, Atlie Danielson, Elijah Germann, Gabe Wagner, Isaiah Jillson, Damien Bentho and Cade Barrett all went 2-0 at the Buffalo Tri. They closed out their dual season with a big win over their Class A rivals Aitkin 48-27. The Warriors had ten place winners for 141.5 points at the Mound Westonka tournament. Gabe Wagner won their lone championship and Atlie Danielson, Forrest Gibson and Cade Barrett all earned second place. Kyle Eschenbacher and Damien Bentho both earned third place, Isaiah Jillson, Blake Wgeishofski and Brandt Larkin all earned fourth place and Isaiah Germann and Ben Boberg both took sixth place.

CAMBRIDGE-ISANTI BLUEJACKETS
The Bluejackets were defeated by their Section 7AAA and Mississippi 8 Conference rival St. Francis 41-25. The were defeated by Mississippi 8 Conference rival Becker 35-29. The Bluejackets went undefeated at the Eden Valley-Watkins Triangular; they beat Eden Valley-Watkins 52-18 and Royalton/Upsala 45-21. Leo Edblad, Payton Doty, Romeo Nordquist, Jimmy Brown, Luke Lund, Easton Johnson and Devan Jones all went 2-0 at the EVW triangular. The Bluejackets went 2-1 at the Cannon Falls Duals; they defeated Cannon Falls 46-27 and Stewartville 66-18. They were defeated by No. 5AAA ranked Northfield 43-28. Leo Edblad, Peyton Doty, Jimmy Brown and Easton Johnson all went 3-0 and Logan Lindquist, Treytin Byers, Romeo Nordquist and Eli Greenberg all went 2-1 at the Cannon Falls duals. The Bluejackets defeated AAA Andover 35-23. The Bluejackets won a pair of duals over Section 8AAA foes at the Sartell-St. Stephen “Sabre” triangular. They defeated Sartell-St. Stephen 39-27 and Sauk Rapids-Rice 36-30. Leo Edblad, Romeo Nordquist, Jimmy Brown, Eli Greenberg, Andrew Stickley and Easton Johnson all went 2-0. Special Note: Coach Neil Jennison got his 600th Career Dual WIn. The Bluejackets went 2-1 at the Minnetonka “Skippers” duals. They defeated Mankato West 45-31 and Mpls. South 65-11. They were defeated in a close dual with Lake Conference foe Minnetonka 34-30. Leo Edblad, Easton Johnson and Scott Simpson all went 3-0, Logan Lindquist, Payton Doty, Trento Byers, Wyatt Wothe, Romeo Nordquist, Jimmy Brown and Luke Lund all went 2-1 and Eli Greenberg went 2-0.
SAUK RAPIDS-RICE STORM
The Storm split a pair of duals; they defeated Central Lakes Conference foe Rocori 45-30 and they dropped a close one to Central Lakes and Section 8AAA rival Brainerd 35-32. The Storm defeated three foes at the Holdingford “Huskers” Quadrangular; they defeated Holdingford 39-27, Zimmerman 54-11 and Spectrum 68-12. Alex Diedrich, Jared Spohn, Sawyer Simmons, Ben Gilbertson, Joey Hoeschen, Hunter Farnick and Aden Rollins all went 3-0 and Cole Ackerman went 2-0 at the Holdingford quadrangular. The Storm defeated two foes at the Buffalo “Bison” Triangular; they beat Section 8AAA foe Buffalo 55-18 and Class AA foe Glencoe-Silver Lake 35-18. Alex Diederich, Sean Christopherson, Jared Spohn, Sawyer Simmons, Andrew Wollack and Hunter Farnick went 2-0 at the Bison triangular. The Storm closed out their regular season with a pair of duals at the Sartell Triangular. They defeated Section 8AAA and Central Lakes Conference rival Sartell 34-33 and they were defeated by AAA Lean and Mean Cambridge-Isanti 36-30. Jared Spohn, Ben Gilbertson, Joey Hoeschen and Hunter Farnick all went 2-0 at the Sartell triangular.
ROGERS ROYALS
The Royals defeated AA Lean and Mean and Northwest Suburban Conference rival Totino Grace 39-28. The Royals had an awesome team performance, as they went 3-0 at the St. Francis Duals. They defeated St. Francis 35-33, Moundsview 40-35 and Irondale 62-15. Cole Jordan, Ryan Lund and Sam Essendrap all went 3-0, Wil Yasseri went 2-0 and Zach Bonte, Chris Dietl, Ross Meskimen, Isaiah Brown and Evan Bresch all went 2-1 a the St. Francis duals. The Royals went 3-0 at the Robbinsdale Armstrong Duals, they defeated Robbinsdale Armstrong 70-6, Maple Grove 56-15 and Mahtomedi 47-28. Max Ricks, Cole Jordan, Chris Dietl, Sam Essendrup and Will Yesseri all went 3-0 and Ryan Lund, Ross Meskimen, Tommy Gilmore, Isaiah Brown, Evan Braesch, Jason Anderson and Cole Hamilton all went 2-1 at the Armstrong duals. The Royals defeated AA Lean and Mean Totino Grace 39-28 and Osseo 45-27 to close out their regular season.
LITTLE FALLS FLYERS
The Flyers split their duals at their triangular; they defeated Granite Ridge Conference foe Zimmerman 47-25. They were defeated by Section 8AAA rivals Sartell-St. Stephen 50-30. Austin Litke, Simon Pantzke, Aiden St. Onge, Gabe Nagel and Eli Van Risseghem all went 2-0 at the Flyer triangular. The Flyers went 1-2 at the Kimball Area “Cub” Quadrangular; they defeated Holdingford 37-34. They were defeated by a pair of Class A Lean and Mean teams: Kimball Area 48-28 and Royalton/Upsala 43-36. The Flyers were defeated three times at the quadrangular. They lost to Section 8AAA rival Brainerd 45-32, No. 4AA ranked and Granite Ridge Conference rival Foley 61-17 and No. 7AA ranked Becker 51-28. Gabe Nagel, Austin Litke and Joey Wilczek all went 3-0 and Wyatt Baum went 2-1 at their quad. They defeated their Class A rival Aitkin 48-27. The Flyers were defeated in a pair of duals at their home triangular; they lost to Section 8AAA rival Moorhead 38-34 and to AA Alexandria 36-30. Simon Pantzke, Aiden St. Onge and Gabe Nagel all went 2-0.

BUFFALO BISON
The Bison had two place winners at the Eastridge Tournament; Ryan Scherber earned the championship and Owen Herbst earned fifth place. They defeated Lake Conference foe Hopkins 58-22. The Bison dropped three duals at the Wayzata quadrangular; they lost to two Lake Conference foes. No. 2AAA STMA 68-6 and to No. 8AAA Wayzata 53-12 and Section 8AAA Lean and Mean Willmar 58-12. Owen Herbst went 2-1 for the Bison at the Wayzata quad. The Bison dropped three duals to Section 8AAA foes; AAA Lean and Mean Bemidji 44-18, St. Cloud Tech 43-28 and Moorhead 41-27. Ryan Scherber and Owen Herbst both went 3-0 and Matthew Carlson and Sully Scherber both went 2-1 at the Tech quad. The Bison went 0-3 at their home quadrangular, they were defeated by Section 8AAA foes Brainerd 57-18 and Sauk Rapids-Rice 55-18 and AA Glencoe-Silver Lake 45-34. Owen Herbst went 3-0, Matthew Carlson, Sully Scherber and Ryan Scherber all went 2-1. The Bison earned fifth place at the Mound-Westonka tournament with 98.5 points and six place winners. Ryan Scherber and Owen Herbst both won championships. Javante Scherber, Brennan Halderson and Sully Scherber all earned fourth place and John Dahlheimer took sixth place.
MOORHEAD SPUDS
The Spuds were defeated by Section 8AAA foe Brainerd 43-17. The Spuds went 1-4 at the Fargo Davies duals, they defeated Grand Forks Central 50-25. They lost a very close dual to Williston 39-3, Bismarck Century 49-16, Bismarck 58-13 and to Minot 65-8. Hayden Netland went 4-1, Xander Risdal went 3-2, Jackson Gotta went 3-1, Ryan Luthi went 2-0 and Jack Newcomer went 2-1. The Spuds were defeated by 8AAA rival Brainerd 43-17. They travelled cross town to battle Fargo Davies, they dropped that one 41-27. The Spuds took on three Section 8AAA foes at the St. Cloud Tech quadrangular; they dropped duals to St. Cloud Tech 46-14, Bemidji 52-24 and they defeated Buffalo 41-27. Ryan Luthi went 3-0, Evan Frankhanel, Xander Risdal, Hayden Netland, Landon Berry and Jack Newcomb all went 2-1 at the Tech quad. The Spuds closed out their regular season with a pair of wins. They defeated 8AAA rival Little Falls 38-34 and Class A neighbor Barnesville 46-19.

Central Minnesota Mat Rats Late December/Early January Report (26th Annual) by Roger Mischke

Central Minnesota Mat Rats Late December/Early January Report (26th Annual)
by Roger Mischke

By Roger Mischke November 2019 Coaches, please keep me informed of your team’s success throughout the season. With each edition, I would like to share their success in The Central MN Report. Please send relevant information for Class A individual and team ratings as well. I will also report your results to The Guillotine results page results@theguillotine.com If possible you can also text or email a photo of your score book pages after your duals. If you want to text; I will give individuals my cell phone number. If you are using Track Wrestling, could you please add me to your mailing list. Thanks, The Mat Rat Roger Mischke
CLASS AAA
ST. MICHAEL-ALBERTVILLE KNIGHTS
The Knights defeated Section foe Eden Prairie 73-6. They had a great team performance with three big wins to earn the championship at the Stillwater “Pony” duals. They defeated Mahtomedi 61-13 and Hudson, Wisconsin 55-18. In the championship they defeated the No. 2AAA ranked Stillwater Ponies 45-18. Landon Robineau, Isaiah Misna, Cole Becker, Carl Leuer, Wyatt Lidberg and Luke Browning all went 3-0, Parker Janssen went 2-0 and Jed Wester, Travis Smith and Jonah Hayes went 2-1 at the Pony duals.
WILLMAR CARDINALS
The Cardinals defeated their Section 8AAA and Central Lakes Conference rivals Sauk Rapids-Rice 51-18. The Cardinals went 2-1 at the St. Cloud Tech “Kiffmeyer” Duals. They had a big win over Lakeville South 49-25 and AAA Lean and Mean Hastings 38-25 to earn third place. They were defeated by the No. 4AAA ranked New Prague 48-21 in the semifinals. Josh Miley and Ethan Roux both went 3-0 and Conlan Carlson, Evan Ciriaco-Maves, Steve Cruze, Caden Carlson, Jonas Anez, Kaden Streed and Mason Swanson all went 2-1 at the Kiffmeyer duals. The Cardinals defeated a pair of Central Lakes Conference rivals at the home triangular. They defeated Section 8AAA rival Sartell-St. Stephen 64-6 and Fergus Falls 65-10. Conlan Carlson, Ivan Cirluco-Maves, Steven Cruze, Caden Carlson, Josh Miley, Jonas Anez, Ethan Roux and Kaden Streed all went 2-0 at the triangular.
BEMIDJI LUMBERJACKS
The Lumberjacks defeated Section 8AAA rivals Sartell-St. Stephen 45-19 and DGF 65-6. Brody Castonguay, Joe Hudson, Colton Hinrichs, Justin Nelson, Caleb Bahr and Chase Smith all went 2-0 at the triangular. The Lumberjacks had a good team performance as they went 5-1 at the “Rick Lee” Duals to earn second place. They defeated AAA Cambridge-Isanti 63-12, AA Pierz 67-9, AAA Lean and Mean Waconia 36-24, AA Lean and Mean Thief River Falls 48-27 and AA Big Lake 48-22. They were defeated by the No. 1A ranked LPBE/Browerville in the championship 42-18. Chase Smith went 6-0, Caleb Bahr, Dane Jorgenson and Colton Hinrichs all went 5-1. Seth Sisneros and Joe Hudson both went 4-2, Darren Roth went 4-1, Nate Schwinghammer went 3-1, Clay Olsen and Thade Osborn both went 2-2 and Justin Nelson went 3-3 at the Rick Lee duals. The Lumberjacks defeated a pair of Class A rating teams: Frazee 52-19 and Badger/Greenbush-Middle River 42-25. Brody Costonguay, Joe Hudson, Dane Jorgensen and Clay Olson all went 2-0 at their triangular.
ST. CLOUD TECH TIGERS
The Tigers had two big Central Lakes Conference wins at their triangular; they defeated Rocori 46-24 and Alexandria 46-23. Andy Johnson, Logan Hanson, Taylor Hugg, Hunter Haupert and Aaron Voigt all went 2-0 at the triangular. The Tigers went 2-1 at the Kiffmeyer duals with big wins over Apple Valley 47-25 and cross town rivals Sauk Rapids-Rice Storm 48-28. They dropped their quarterfinal dual to No. 5AA ranked Foley 30-27. Jaxon Kenning, NIck Hamak, Taylor Hugg and Hunter Haupert all went 3-0, Aaron Voigt went 2-0 and Aidan Orth, Andy Johnson and Jack Latterell all went 2-1 at the Kiffmeyer. Special Note: Taylor Hugg 182 Pounds Won his 100th Career Match. The Tigers defeated their cross town rivals; Section 8AAA and Central Lakes Conference Sauk Rapids-Rice 45-18.
BRAINERD WARRIORS
The Warriors defeated Central Lakes Conference foe Fergus Falls 57-12. The Warriors went 3-3 at the Bemidji “Rick Lee” Duals. They defeated No. 6A ranked Badger/Greenbush-Middle River 41-30, No. 9A ranked Frazee 43-27 and AA Pierz 46-23. They were defeated by No. 12AA ranked Detroit Lakes 39-28, Class A Lean and Mean United North Central 42-34 and AA Big Lake 46-27. Atlie Danielson and Gabe Wagner both went 6-0, Kyle Eschenbacher went 5-1, Blake Wgeishofski and Cole Larkin both went 4-2, Jadon Petrie and Forrest Gibson both went 3-3 and Cade Barrett went 2-1 at the Rick Lee duals. The Warriors defeated two foes at the Rocori triangular. They defeated Central Lakes Conference rival Rocori 51-18 and KMS 40-34. Isaiah Jillson, Kyle Eschenbacher, Gabe Wagner, Jaden Petrie, Forrest Gibson and Cade Barrett all went 2-0 at the Rocori triangular.

CAMBRIDGE-ISANTI BLUE JACKETS
The Blue Jackets defeated Pierz 42-39 and they were defeated by AAA Lean and Mean Bemidji 63-12, AAA Lean and Mean Waconia 55-19, Class A Lean and Mean Kenyon-Wanamingo 46-24, Class A Lean and Mean Ottertail Central 4-26 and Class A Lean and Mean United North Central 48-25 at the Rick Duals in Bemidji. Leo Edblad went 6-0,Logan Lindquist went 5-1, Romeo Nordquist went 4-2 and Carter Wothe and Devan Jones both wen 3-3 at the Rick Lee Duals.
SARTELL-ST. STEPHEN SABRES
The Sabres split duals at the Bemidji “Lumberjack” triangular; they defeated AA Dilworth-Glendon-Felton 48-30 and they were defeated by AAA Lean and Mean Section 8AAA rivals Bemidji 45-19. Spencer Johnson, Andy Heckman, Dutch Nordby, Sam Fernholz and Jack Engle all went 2-0 at the triangular. The Sabres had a very good tournament performance with 189.5 points and seventeen place winners to earn second place a the Paynesville “Bulldog” tournament. Ashton Lipinski, Jack Engle, Sam Fernholz and Dutch Nordby all earned championships. Spencer Johnson, Andy Heckman and Ayden Frauenholtz all earned second. Kade Hendrickson, Dylan Joyce, Austin Frauenholtz and Logan Rodebush all earned fourth place. Zach Rudolph, William Budge, Dagan LaSart and Aidan Toivola all earned fifth place. Dylan Welle and Brett Thayer both took sixth place.
The Sabres split a pair of Central Lakes Conference duals at the Willmar triangular. They defeated Fergus Falls 74-6 and the were defeated by AAA Lean and Mean Willmar 64-6. Ashton Lipinski and Willam Budge both went 2-0 at the triangular.
SAUK RAPIDS-RICE STORM
The Storm were defeated by AAA Lean and Mean, Section 8AAA and Central Lakes Conference rival Willmar 51-18. The Storm went 1-2 at the Kiffmeyer duals with a big win over Lakeville South 37-36. They dropped duals to No. 4AAA ranked New Prague 62-12 and to cross town rival Conference and Section rivals St. Cloud Tech 46-28. Hunter Farnick went 3-0, Alex Diederich, Sawyer Simmons and Jared Spohn all went 2-1 at the Kiffmeyers. The Storm were defeated by their cross-town rivals, Section 8AAA and Central Lakes Conference rivals St. Cloud Tech 45-18. Special Note: Jared Spohn 126 Pounds 12th Grade Won His 150th Career Match.
ROGERS ROYALS
The Royals defeated a pair of teams at the Delano triangular, they beat Delano 60-22 and Orono 41-34. Max Ricks, Cole Jordan, Chris Dieh, Ty Cassidy, Sam Essendrup, Marshall Packer and Evan Braesch all went 2-0 at the triangular. The Royals earned ninth place with 75 points and six place winners at the Elk River “Elks” Tournament. Max Ricks and Evan Braesch both earned third place and Sam Essendrup, Tom Gilmore and Jason Anderson all earned fourth place and Ross Meskimen earned fifth place. The Royals were defeated by Northwest Suburban Conference foe Park Center 42-24 and their conference rivals the Elk River Elks 52-24.
LITTLE FALLS FLYERS
The Flyers split their duals at the LPGE/Browerville triangular; they defeated Aitkin 39-34 and they dropped one to the No. 1A ranked LPGE/Browerville 58-21. Gabe Nagel, Calvin Sherwood and Simon Pantzke all went 2-0 at the triangular. The Flyers defeated their rivals AA Pierz 40-30 in a good dual. The Flyers earned sixth place at the Minnewaska “Lakers” Tournament with 96 points and eight place winners. Gabe Nagel earned their lone championship and Austin Litke earned second place. Peyton Carl earned third place, Aiden St.Unge earned fourth place, Ryan Kloecki earned fifth place and Simon Pantzke, Joey Wilczek and Calvin Sherwood all took sixth place. The Flyers split a pair of Granite Ridge Conference duals; they defeated Pierz 40-30 and they lost to Mora 45-34.
ELK RIVER ELKS
The Elks dropped a dual to North Suburban Conference foe Osseo 42-29. They earned eighth place with 84.5 points and six place winners at their invitational. Colton Pool and Seth Hopkins both earned championships and Hunter Larson earned third place. Carter Galonte and Gavin Hilyar both earned fifth place and Colton Strain took sixth place. They were defeated by conference rivals Rogers 52-24.
ST. FRANCIS SAINTS
The Saints went 2-1 with big wins over Roseville 72-6 and Centennial 56-12. They were defeated by South St. Paul 42-34. Grant Woodruff, Joey Lipinski, Tate Skogquist and Zach Bonte all went 3-0 and Kyle Halstensen, Tanner Skogquist, Ken Hollenbeck and Tony Gerlach all went 2-1 at the triangular.
MOORHEAD SPUDS
The Spuds defeated cross-town rivals West Fargo 42-27. The Spuds had three place winners at the thirty team field of teams at the Bismarck Rotary. Ryan Luthi earned fifth place, Hayden Netland earned seventh place and Jack Newcomb took eighth place.

CLASS AA
FOLEY FALCONS
The No. 5AA ranked Falcons won five duals during the week, they went 3-0 at the Zimmerman Thunder” quadrangular. They defeated Granite Ridge Conference foe Zimmerman 50-21, AA Lean and Mean Watertown-Mayer 46-23 and Rockford 71-0. Daniel Halvorson, Connor Thorsten and Hunter Gorecki all went 3-0, Alex Jennissen, Sutherlin Schmit and Levi Henry all went 2-1 and Greg Miller and Elijah Novak both went 2-0. The Falcons earned second place at the St. Cloud Tech “Kiffmeyer” Duals with big wins over St. Cloud Tech 30-27 and AAA Lean and Mean Hastings 43-28. They were defeated by the No. 4AAA ranked New Prague 56-18 in the championship. Connor Thorsten went 3-0 (160), Logan Thorsten (145) went 2-0 and Isaiah Fitch (152), Sutherlin Schmit (182) and Elijah Novack (285) all went 2-1. The Falcons were without several of the starting wrestlers for the Kiffmeyer duals. Special Note: Connor Thorsten 160 Pounds Won his 100th Career Match. The Falcons defeated three foes at their quadrangular, they defeated Class 7A ranked Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale/Parkers Praire 47-19, Aitkin 53-18 and the Pierz Pioneers 52-18. Logan Thorsten (145/152), Isiah Fitch (170) and Hunter Gorecki (195) all went 3-0, Sutherlin Schmit (170/182) went 2-1 and Levi Jacobson (113/120), Cole Rudnitski (132), Connor Thorsten (170) and Greg Miller (220) all went 2-0.
BECKER BULLDOGS
The No. 7AA ranked Bulldogs defeated Section 6AA Lean and Mean Delano 59-15 and AA Lean and Mean Mora 52-18 at their triangular. Kaden Rish, Ethan Duncombe, Ethan Anderson, Jake Nelson, Lukas Paulson, Adam Jurek, Kylen Rish and Caden Dewall all went 2-0 at their triangular. The Bulldogs won two duals at their home triangular; they defeated two Mississippi 8 Conference rivals; St. Francis 50-17 and North Branch 65-9. Ethan Anderson, Jake Nelson, Adam Jurek, Brayden Weber, Kylen Rish, Caden Dewall and Reid Kraus all went 2-0 at their triangular.
DASSEL COKATO/LITCHFIELD
The Coop defeated a pair of Wright County Conference foes; New London-Spicer 58-15 and Section 2AA rival Glencoe-Silver Lake 70-3. Gabe Nelson, Eddie Simes, Sam Marx, Jude Link, Hayden Hoernemann, Will O’Brien and Beau Nelson all went 2-0 at the triangular. The Coop defeated Section 2AA, Wright County Conference rival, 10AA ranked Hutchinson 33-24.
MORA MUSTANGS

The Mustangs defeated a pair of Section 7AA foes at the Hinckley-Finlayson/Pine City triangular. They defeated Granite Ridge Conference rival Milaca 50-24 and PC/Hinckley-Finlayson 69-11. Nathan Reller, Avery Nelson, Brock Folkema, Connor Gmahl, Tanner Grangruth, Cody Haggberg and Dom Adams all went 2-0 at the triangular. The Mustangs split a pair of duals at the Becker triangular, they defeated Delano 60-21 and they were defeated by 7AA ranked Becker 52-18. Avery Nelson, Tucker Hass and Tanner Grangruth all went 2-0 at the triangular. The Mustangs defeated Granite Ridge Conference rival Little Falls 45-34.
PRINCETON TIGERS
The Tigers defeated their Mississippi 8 Conference foe 76-0. The Tigers earned second place with 156.5 points and nine place winners at the Elk River “Elks” tournament. Zach Wells and Tyler Wells both earned championships and Parker Adkins, Landen Parent and Kyle Boeke all earned second place. Ethan Ballweber earned third place, Josh Marshall earned fourth place, Kaden Olson earned fifth place and Keith Ellingson took sixth place. The Tigers defeated Mississippi 8 Conference foes Chisago Lakes 76-0.
PEQUOT LAKES/PINE RIVER-BACKUS ROAD CREW
The Road Crew defeated three foes at the Procter Quadrangular; they defeated Procter 66-8, Rush City/Braham 62-17 and PC/Hinckley 56-13. Josh Pettit, Wyatt Bean, Matt Foster, Payton Scott, Austin Starcka all went 3-0 and Korean Kiezen and Conner Tulenchik both went 2-0. Special Note: Josh Pettit earned his 75th Career Win. The Road Crew went 2-1 at the Osakis duals with wins over KMS 46-34 and United Clay Becker 70-10. They dropped a dual to Canby 36-35. Karsten Kinyoh, Evan Koering, Connor Tulenchik and Keenan Dahl all went 3-0 and Corbin Knapp, Austin Staricha, Payton Scott and Josh Pettit all went 2-0 at the Osakis duals. The Road Crew had a good team performance with 158.5 points and eleven place winners to earn second place at the Minnewaska “Lakers” Invitaional. Connor Tulenchik earned the lone championship and Caleb Ruhl, Evan Koering, Keenan Dahl and Josh Pettit all earned second place. Owen Carlson, Corbin Knapp and Logan Carlson all earned third place, Finnegan O’Dell earned fourth place and Austin Staricha and Riley Peters both took sixth place. Special Note: Connor Tulenchik earned his 60th Career Win. The Road Crew defeated a pair of iron range teams at the Hibbing triangular; Hibbing 43-19 and Virginia 66-16. Owen Carlson, Caleb Ruhl, Connor Tulenchik, Austin Staricka, Wyatt Beam and Josh Pettit all went 2-0 at the Hibbing triangular.
BIG LAKE HORNETS
The Hornets defeated AAA rivals St. Francis 43-31. The Hornets went 4-2 at the Bemidji “Rick Lee” Duals with big wins over AAA Brainerd 46-27, Detroit Lakes 36-31, United North Central 49-27 and Thief River Falls 39-39. They were defeated by AAA Bemidji 48-22 and No. 1A ranked LPGE/Browerville 50-18. Nolan Reiter and Christian Noble both went 6-0 and Cade Sixberry and Jayden Mclearen both went 5-1. Jeremy Phyle went 4-2 and Luke Schumacher and Tyler Dehmer both went 3-3.
WATERTOWN-MAYER ROYALS
The Royals won a pair of duals at the Zimmerman quad; with big wins over Rockford 68-9 and Zimmerman 58-15. They were defeated by No. 5AA Foley 46-23. Jonah Hamburger, Tanner Hilten, Aaron Burg, Austin Gabbert and Ashton Congdon all went 3-0 and Jaden Palmer, Colin Sullivan, Jonah Blakstad, Tanner Burmeister and Jackson Drahos all went 2-1 at the Zimmerman quad. The Royals host a pair of Wright County Conference rivals; they Annandale/Maple Lake 34-28 and Mound-Westonka 52-21. Jonah Hamburger, Tanner Hilten, Bryce Burkett, Austin Gabbert, Tanner Burmeister and Ashton Congdon all went 2-0 at the WTM Royals triangular. The Royals defeated a pair of foes at the New London-Spicer triangular. They defeated Wright County Conference rival New London-Spicer 45-33 and Worthington 45-28. Aaron Bury, Bryce Burkett, Austin Gabbert, Tanner Burmeister, Ashton Congdon and Jackson Drahos all went 2-0 at the NLS triangular.

ANNANDALE/MAPLE LAKE LIGHTNING
The Lightning split duals with a pair of Wright County Conference rivals; they defeated Mound Westonka 52-12 and they dropped a dual to Watertown-Mayer 34-28. Jackson Bunder, Zach Schmidt, Adam Neuman, Josh Lanchot and Kessler Kenning all went 2-0 at the Watertown-Mayer triangular. The Lighting earned fourth place at the Elk River “Elks” tournament with 125 points and seven place winners. Adam Neumann earned their lone championship and Kessler Kenning earned second place. Logan Arnold and Josh Lanctot both earned third place and Zane Brown and Jackson Bunde both earned fourth place and Alex Klatt earned fifth place.
ALBANY HUSKIES
The Huskies had a good week; they went 3-0 at the Monticello “Magic”Quadrangular. They had big wins over Section 6AA rival Monticello 62-15, Howard Lake/Waverly-Winsted 46-27 and St. Agnes 70-9. Devin Hansen, Dustin Schmitt, Peyton Krumrei, William Mergen, Hunter Tate and Peyton Linn all went 3-0. Tate Hoffarth and Declan Crumley both went 2-1 and Tom Blattner and Aaron Ainali both went 2-0. The Huskies had a good tournament performance with 99.5 points at the Elk River “Elks” Tournament. They had eight place winners in this eleven team field of teams. Tate Hoffarth and Peyton Linn both earned second place and Dustin Schmitt earned third place. William Mergen and Tom Blattner both earned fourth place, Joseph Schmitt and Hunter Tate both earned fifth place and Peyton Krumrei took sixth place.The Huskies defeated Granite Ridge Conference foe Zimmerman 52-22.

MORRIS AREA TIGERS
The Tigers split a pair of duals at the Alexandria triangular; they defeated Alexandria 45-24 and they lost to 12AA ranked Detroit Lakes 49-15. Tyce Anderson, Ethan Lebrija, Davin Rose and Dillon Nelson all went 2-0 at the Alexandria triangular. The Tigers went 1-2 at the Tigers Quadrangular; they defeated West Central Conference rivals Benson 50-30 and they were defeated by No. 2A West Central Conference rival ACGC 51-15 and by No. 3A Minnewaska.
The Tigers split duals at the SCM triangular; they defeated conference foe SCM 61-15 and they were defeated by Class A Lean and Mean Kimball Area 47-23. Special Note: Devin Rose 120 Pounds 9th Grade Won his 75th Career Match.
NEW LONDON-SPICER WILDCATS
The Wildcats split duals at the the GSL triangular; they defeated GSL 44-36 and they were defeated by No. 8AA ranked DC/Litchfield 58-15. Luke Knudson, Ty Bisek, Blake Vagle and Nick McKenzie all went 2-0 at the GSL triangular. The Wildcats earned fourth place at the Minnewaska “Lakers” tournament with 137.5 points and seven place winners. Luke Knudsen, Ty Bisek and Blake Vagle all earned championships and Luke Ruter earned second place. Nick McKenzie and Tim Thein both earned third place and Reid Holmquist earned fourth place. The Wildcats dropped a pair of duals to Wright County Conference foe Watertown-Mayer 45-33 and to Section 3AA foe Worthington 42-31.
PIERZ PIONEERS
The Pioneers dropped a dual to their AAA rivals Little Falls 40-30. The Pioneers ran into several state ranked teams at the Bemidji “Rick Lee” duals. They were defeated by AAA Lean and Mean Bemidji 67-9, AAA Lean and Mean Waconia 62-9, AAA Cambridge-Isanti 42-39, No. 6A ranked Badger/Greenbush-Middle Rive 42-12, No. 8A ranked Frazee 44-24 and AAA Brainerd 46-23. Tanner Young went 6-0, Trevor Radunz went 5-1, Riley Haskins went 4-2 and Jacob LeBlanc went 3-3 at the Rick Lee duals. The Pioneers went 0-3 at the Foley quadrangular, they were defeated by No. 5AA Foley 51-18, No. 7A BHV/PP 53-25 and to Aitkin 48-18. Trevor Radunz, Jacob LeBlanc and Tanner Young all went 3-0 and Brandon Schlegel went 2-1.
ROCORI SPARTANS
The Spartans dropped a pair of duals to Central Lakes Conference rivals; St. Cloud Tech 46-24 and to Alexandria 38-26. The Spartans did drop four duals at the Royalton/Upsala “Royal” Duals. They lost a close one to Irondale 31-27, Blackduck-Cass Lake-Bena 45-27, Kimball Area 55-15 and Fosston-Bagley 50-28. Evan Moscho and Austin Moscho both went 4-0, Jack Major went 3-1, Mason Orth went 2-0 and Carter Thelen and Ben Primus both went 2-2. The Spartans dropped a pair of duals to Central Lakes Conference rivals St. Cloud Tech 46-24 and Alexandria 42-24. Special Note: Austin Moscho 152 Pounds 10th Grade Won His 100th Career Match.

CLASS A
LONG PRAIRIE/GREY EAGLE/BROWERVILLE WOLVES
The Wolves defeated AAA Little Falls 58-21 and Section 7A Aitkin 48-9 at their home triangular. Cael Lorentz, Landon Gode, Mason Gode, Caleb Pesta, Hans Holmquest, Joseph Middendorf, Trey Lancaster and Gavin Albers all went 2-0 at the triangular. The Wolves had a very good team performance with six big wins over five ranked opponents to earn the Bemidji “Rick Lee” Duals championship. They defeated No. 6A Badger/Greenbush-Middle River 48-19, Lean and Mean Kenyon-Wanamingo 58-3, No. 4AA Perham 43-21, Big Lake 50-18, AA Lean and Mean Thief River Falls 49-15 and AAA Lean and Mean Bemidji 42-18. Landon Gode, Mason Gode and Caleb Pesta all went 6-0, Cael Lorentz, Carter Meiners, Justin Crandall, Nye Becker and Hans Holmquist all went 5-1. Ted Stacey went 4-2, Braden Thom went 3-1 and Riley Thom went 3-2 at the Rick Lee duals.

ATWATER-COSMOS-GROVE CITY FALCONS
The Falcons went 3-0 at the Morris Area “Tigers” Quadrangular with big wins over No. 3A Minnewaska 34-28, Morris 51-15 and Benson 49-24. All West Central Conference rivals in the Tigers quadrangular. Edwin Gonzalez, Jevon Williams, Cole Holien, Tylor Fester and Tanner Berghuis all went 3-0, Mason Straumann, Jake Mortenson and Kelvin Ponce all went 2-0 and Brady Holien went 2-1 at the Tigers quadrangular. The Falcons defeated No. 10A Minneota 51-17, Adrian Area 53-18 and Zumbrota-Mazeppa 36-29 at the Wabasso duals. Jevon Williams, Brady Holien, Jake Mortensen, Jaxon Behm, Taylor Fester and Tanner Berghuis all went 3-0 and Cole Holien, Kelvin Ponce and Hayden Straumann 2-1 and Terrell Renne went 2-0. The Falcons defeated a pair of foes at the HLWW triangular; they defeated Section 4A foe HLWW 48-20 and AAA Buffalo 42-30. Jevon Williams, Cole Holien, Kelvin Ponce, Mason Straumann, Hayden Straumann, Taylor Fester and Tanner Berghuis all went 2-0 at the HLWW Triangular.
MINNEWASKA AREA LAKERS
The Lakers went 2-1 at the Morris “Tigers quadrangular; they defeated Section 5A and Conference rivals Benson 63-15 and they defeated AA and Conference rival Morris Area (No score report). The Lakers had a very good team performance with 232 points fourteen place winners to earn the Lakers Invitational championship. Tyler VanLuik, Tyson Meyer, Dylan Jergenson, Mason Blair, Jacob Blair and Jakob Swalla all earned championships. Easton McCrory, Max Reichmann and Ryan VanLuik all earned second place and Adam Larson earned third place. Mason Schiffer, Chase Boelke and Nathan Rankin all earned fourth place and Jacob Lein took sixth place. The Lakers split duals at the SCM triangular; they defeated SCM 45-25 and they were defeated by No. 4A ranked; Section 5A rivals Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa 33-32. The Laker had a good tournament performance with 159.5 points and sixteen place winners to earn the championship at the Thief River Falls “Army and National Guard” Invitational. Tyler VanLuik, Tyson Meyer and Jacob Blair all earned championships and Dylan Jergenson, Nate Rankin, Max Reichmann, Mason Blair, Easton McCrory and Mason Schiffer all earned second place. Chas Boeke and Caden Koziol both earned third place, Jacob Lein and David Lietenthal both earned fourth place, Ryan VanLuik and Nick Ankeny both earned fifth place and Hunter Johnson took sixth place. Special Note: Tyler VanLuik 182 Pounds 12th Won His 175th Career Match.
BELGRADE-BROOTEN-ELROSA JAGUARS
The Jaguars had a good team performance with fifteen place winners for 220.5 points to earn the Paynesville “Bulldogs” tournament championship. Walker Bents, Ryan Jensen, Canon Swanson, Dylan T. Kampsen and Michael Doubek all earned championships. Tyler Jensen, Blaine Fischer and Mark Jenniges all earned second place and Wyatt Engen, Taiton Linder and Evan Young all earned third place, Triston Guzier earned fourth place, Bryce Feuerhake and Ethan Spanier both earned fifth place and Austin Klaphake took sixth place. The Jaguars defeated the No. 3A ranked and Section 5A rival Minnewaska Area 33-32 and SCM 67-4 at the SCM triangular. Wyatt Engen, Walker Bents, Tyler Jensen, Max Hanson, Blaine Fischer, Taiton Linder and Canon Swanson all went 2-0 at the SCM triangular. Special Note: Dylan Kampsen 152 Pounds 11th Grade Won his 100th Career Match.
BERTHA-HEWITT/VERNDALE/PARKERS PRAIRIE RAIDERS
The Raiders defeated a pair of Section 6A rivals at the WCA triangular, they beat WCA 37-28 and Barnesville 63-16. David Revering, Aiden Larson, Jason Koehn, Jaden Finck and Craig Orlando all went 2-0 at the WCA triangular. The had a good team performance with seventeen place winners for 229.5 points to earn the BHV/PP Invitational championship. Craig Orlando, Gideon Ervasti, Jason Koehn, Deagan Captain and David Revering al earned championships. Bennet Arceneau, Carter Rokes and Koel Ploutz all earned second place, Hunter Dean, Aiden Larson, Gage Malone, Mason Schoeder, Tyler Eggert and Jaden Finck all earned third place. Reese Thompson and Brock Peterson both earned fifth place and Eli Eggert took sixth place. The Raiders went 2-1 at the Foley quadrangular; they defeated Section 7A foe Aitkin 48-27 and Section 8AA foe Pierz 53-25. They were defeated by the No. 5AA ranked Foley 47-19. Craig Orlando went 3-0, Hunter Dean, Brock Peterson, Mason Schroeder an Gideon Ervasti all went 2-1 at the Foley quadrangular. The Raiders had a good team performance with 150 points to earn third place behind No. 3A ranked Minnewaska Area and AA Lean and Mean Thief River Falls at the TRF “Army and National Guard” Invitational. The Raiders had thirteen place winners, including three championships by Craig Orlando, Gideon Ervasti and Deagen Captain. David Revering and Jason Koehn both earned second place. Reese Thompson, Brock Peterson, Jaden Finck and Aiden Larson all earned third place. Hunter Dean, Mason Schroeder, Tyler Eggert and Bennet Arceneau all earned fourth place.
OTTERTAIL CENTRAL BULLDOGS
The Bulldogs defeated Section 6A and Park Region Conference rival New York Mills 45-27. The Bulldogs had a good tournament performance, as they went 4-2 at the Bemidji “Rick Lee” Duals. They defeated No. 9A Frazee 43-19 Class A Lean and Mean United North Central 46-16, AAA Cambridge-Isanti 48-26 and Class Lean and Mean Kenyon-Wanamingo 49-24. Cian Buehler went 6-0, Logan Schleske and Hayden Hart both went 5-1, Laredo Bugbee, Reed Leabo, Matt Hendricks and Zane Swanson all went 4-2, Tristan Evavold went 4-1 and Noah Schleske went 3-2 at the Rick Lee duals.

WEST CENTRAL AREA/ASHBY/BRANDON-EVANSVILLE KNIGHTS
The Knights split a pair of duals with Section 6A rivals; they defeated Barnesville 73-3 and they were defeated by section and conference rivals BHV/PP 37-28. Ashton Danner, Kade Olson, Jordan Lohse, Nathan Kisgen and Deklin Goeden all went 2-0. The Knights defeated a pair of Section 6A foes at the Breckenridge triangular. They defeated Breckenridge 57-7 and Wadena-Deer Creek 47-22. Solomon Wales, Dierk Goeden, Anthony Sykora, Jordan Lohse, Nathan Kisgen and Austin Mattson all went 2-0 at the Breckenridge triangular.
KIMBALL AREA CUBS
The Cubs had a big week, as they went 8-0 in duals with a couple of huge wins. They defeated Section 4A and Central Minnesota Conference rivals Howard Lake/Waverly-Winsted 51-18 with a overall great team performance. It ended with Ace Meyers fall over last year’s state qualifier, that totally brought the crowd and the team to their feet! They went 3-0 at the Osakis “Silverstreak” Duals; they defeated a very good Canby team 39-28, United Clay Becker 63-12 and Osakis 65-9. Gavin Winter, Alex Nelson, Cody Leither, Logan Kuseske, Zach Holtz, Ashton Hanan, Austin Donnay and Carter Holtz all went 3-0 and Brett Schiefelbein, Nick Bowen and Ace Meyer all 2-1 at Osakis. The Cubs capped off their big week with four more big wins at the Royalton/Upsala “Royal” Duals. They defeated Section 7A power Blackduck/Cass Lake-Bena 46-26, AAA Irondale 53-23, AA Rocori 55-15 and AAA Minnetonka 45-22. Gavin Winter, Zach Holtz, Ashton Hanan, Carter Holtz, Nick Bowen all went 4-0. Blake Brutger, Alex Nelson, Brett Schelfelbein, Cody Leither and Ace Meyer all went 3-1. Jack Bollman and Austin Donnay both went 2-2 at the Royal duals. The Cubs are now 13-1 on the season in dual meet meets and 2-1 in the Central Minnesota Conference. Special Notes; Cody Leither (160) won his 60th Career Match and Ashton Hanan (170) won his 50th Career Match. The Cubs split duals at the Sibley East triangular, they defeated Section 4A rival Sibley East 59-7 and they were defeated by AA St. Peter 37-28. Blake Brutger, Lucas Jurek, Alex Nelson, Zach Holtz and Carter Holtz all went 2-0 at the Sibley East triangular.
UNITED NORTH CENTRAL WARRIORS
The Warriors were defeated by No. 7A ranked Frazee 44-24 in a Section 8A matchup. The Warriors went 2-4 at the Bemidji “Rick Lee” Duals with big wins over AAA Cambridge-Isanti 48-25 and AAA Brainerd 42-34. They dropped duals to No. 12AA Detroit Lakes 49-27, Class A Lean and Mean Ottertail Central 46-16 and AA Big Lake 46-16. Eion Ness, Dakota Meech and Vince Dailey all went 6-0, Hunter Skaro went 4-2 and Torrey Carlson went 3-3. The Warriors defeated Park Region Conference foe Wadena-Deer Creek 58-18 and WHAN 64-15.
ROYALTON/UPSALA ROYALS
The Royals had a good team performance, as they went 3-1 at their Royal duals. They defeated AAA Irondale 46-27, Section 7A rival Rush City/Braham 60-18 and Section 8A foe Fosston-Bagley 36-31. The were defeated by AAA Minnetonka 43-24, they lost three very close matches in this dual, surely the outcome would be different with a couple of those wins. Jacob Leibold, Gabe Gorecki, Mason Novitzki and Will Gorecki all went 4-0. Brayden Conrad, Matt Kasella, Gage Louden and John Bzdok all went 3-1 and Aiden Olson and Micheal Zimmerman both went 2-2 at the Royal duals. The Royals won all three duals at their home quadrangular, that included all Section 7A teams. They defeated Blackduck-Cass Lake-Bena 45-28, Aitkin 39-33 and Mille Lacs area 64-15. Jacob Leibold, Gabe Gorecki, Matthew Kasella, Gage Louden and Mason Novitzki all went 3-0. Will Gorecki, John Bzdok, Brayden Conrad, Isaac Kasella and Austin Wensmann all went 2-1 at the Royals quadrangular.
AITKIN GOBBLERS
The Gobblers earned sixth place with 100 points and seven place winners at the Mora “Mustang” tournament. Marshall Larson and Carson Kullhem both earned championships and Craig Ashton earned third place. Walker Jones, Nathan Rom and Hunter Hills all earned fourth place and Nathan Stifter took sixth place. The Gobblers went 1-2 at the Foley Quadrangular with a big win over AA rival Pierz 48-18. They were defeated by No. 5AA Foley 53-15 and No. 7A BHV/PP 48-27. Marshall Larson and Jacob Williams both went 3-0 and Nathan Trotter, Carson Kullhem, Nathan Rom and Jack Grell all went 2-1 at the Foley quadrangular. The Gobblers went 2-1 at the Royals quadrangular. They defeated Section 7A rivals Blackduck/Cass Lake-Bena 38-37 and Mille Lacs 60-18. They were defeated by Royalton/Upsala 39-33 in a huge Section 7A dual. Nathan Trotter, Marshall Larson and Carson Kulhem all went 3-0 and Nathan Rom, Jacob Williams, Zac Leitinger and Hunter Hills will went 2-1 at the Royals quadrangular.
NEW YORK MILLS EAGLES
The Eagles were defeated by Section 6A and Conference rivals Ottertail Central 45-27. They earned 123 points to take sixth place at the Central Cass “Lettermans” tournament with four place winners. Dane Niemi earned their lone championship, Logan Small earned second place, Derrick Wegscheid earned fourth place and Bren Salo took sixth place. The Eagles were defeated by Section 6A foe Staples-Motley 40-36.
HOWARD LAKE/WAVERLY/WINSTED LAKERS
The Lakers went 2-1 at the Monticello “Magic” quadrangular with big wins over AA Monticello 57-18 and Section 4A foe St. Agnes 62-15 and they were defeated by AA Albany 46-27. Casey Diers, Collin Boese and Ryan Tuchtenhagen all went 3-0, Danny Mosford, Porter Mathison and Isaac Busse went 2-1 at the Monticello quadrangular. The Lakers split a pair of duals at the home triangular with a big win over AAA Buffalo 48-27 and they were defeated by No. 2A ranked, Section 4A foe ACGC 48-20. Caleb Boese, Danny Mosford and Collin Boese went 2-0 at the HLWW triangular.
EDEN VALLEY-WATKINS EAGLES
The Eagles won two duals at the Sibley East “Wolverine” Triangular; they defeated Section 4A rivals: Sibley East 39-33 and Norwood Young America 60-22. Teagyn Ludwig, Gavin Mathies, Sam Nistler, Armando Walker , Sonnie DeHeer and Austin Schlangen all went 2-0 at the triangular. The Eagles earned 114 points with nine place winners at the Paynesville “Bulldog” tournament. Austin Schlangen and Teagyn Ludwig both earned championships. Sam Nistler earned second place and Taylor Ludwig earned third place. Carter Mathies and Sonnie DeHeer and Connor Lincoln all earned fourth place and Ian Nistler and Isaac Ortiz both took sixth place.

Central Minnesota Mat Rats Late December/Early January Report (26th Annual) by Roger Mischke By Roger Mischke November 2019 Coaches, please keep me informed of your team’s success throughout the season. With each edition, I would like to share their success in The Central MN Report. Please send relevant information for Class A individual and team ratings as well. I will also report your results to The Guillotine results page results@theguillotine.com If possible you can also text or email a photo of your score book pages after your duals. If you want to text; I will give individuals my cell phone number. If you are using Track Wrestling, could you please add me to your mailing list. Thanks, The Mat Rat Roger Mischke CLASS AAA ST. MICHAEL-ALBERTVILLE KNIGHTS The Knights defeated Section foe Eden Prairie 73-6. They had a great team performance with three big wins to earn the championship at the Stillwater “Pony” duals. They defeated Mahtomedi 61-13 and Hudson, Wisconsin 55-18. In the championship they defeated the No. 2AAA ranked Stillwater Ponies 45-18. Landon Robineau, Isaiah Misna, Cole Becker, Carl Leuer, Wyatt Lidberg and Luke Browning all went 3-0, Parker Janssen went 2-0 and Jed Wester, Travis Smith and Jonah Hayes went 2-1 at the Pony duals. WILLMAR CARDINALS The Cardinals defeated their Section 8AAA and Central Lakes Conference rivals Sauk Rapids-Rice 51-18. The Cardinals went 2-1 at the St. Cloud Tech “Kiffmeyer” Duals. They had a big win over Lakeville South 49-25 and AAA Lean and Mean Hastings 38-25 to earn third place. They were defeated by the No. 4AAA ranked New Prague 48-21 in the semifinals. Josh Miley and Ethan Roux both went 3-0 and Conlan Carlson, Evan Ciriaco-Maves, Steve Cruze, Caden Carlson, Jonas Anez, Kaden Streed and Mason Swanson all went 2-1 at the Kiffmeyer duals. The Cardinals defeated a pair of Central Lakes Conference rivals at the home triangular. They defeated Section 8AAA rival Sartell-St. Stephen 64-6 and Fergus Falls 65-10. Conlan Carlson, Ivan Cirluco-Maves, Steven Cruze, Caden Carlson, Josh Miley, Jonas Anez, Ethan Roux and Kaden Streed all went 2-0 at the triangular. BEMIDJI LUMBERJACKS The Lumberjacks defeated Section 8AAA rivals Sartell-St. Stephen 45-19 and DGF 65-6. Brody Castonguay, Joe Hudson, Colton Hinrichs, Justin Nelson, Caleb Bahr and Chase Smith all went 2-0 at the triangular. The Lumberjacks had a good team performance as they went 5-1 at the “Rick Lee” Duals to earn second place. They defeated AAA Cambridge-Isanti 63-12, AA Pierz 67-9, AAA Lean and Mean Waconia 36-24, AA Lean and Mean Thief River Falls 48-27 and AA Big Lake 48-22. They were defeated by the No. 1A ranked LPBE/Browerville in the championship 42-18. Chase Smith went 6-0, Caleb Bahr, Dane Jorgenson and Colton Hinrichs all went 5-1. Seth Sisneros and Joe Hudson both went 4-2, Darren Roth went 4-1, Nate Schwinghammer went 3-1, Clay Olsen and Thade Osborn both went 2-2 and Justin Nelson went 3-3 at the Rick Lee duals. The Lumberjacks defeated a pair of Class A rating teams: Frazee 52-19 and Badger/Greenbush-Middle River 42-25. Brody Costonguay, Joe Hudson, Dane Jorgensen and Clay Olson all went 2-0 at their triangular. ST. CLOUD TECH TIGERS The Tigers had two big Central Lakes Conference wins at their triangular; they defeated Rocori 46-24 and Alexandria 46-23. Andy Johnson, Logan Hanson, Taylor Hugg, Hunter Haupert and Aaron Voigt all went 2-0 at the triangular. The Tigers went 2-1 at the Kiffmeyer duals with big wins over Apple Valley 47-25 and cross town rivals Sauk Rapids-Rice Storm 48-28. They dropped their quarterfinal dual to No. 5AA ranked Foley 30-27. Jaxon Kenning, NIck Hamak, Taylor Hugg and Hunter Haupert all went 3-0, Aaron Voigt went 2-0 and Aidan Orth, Andy Johnson and Jack Latterell all went 2-1 at the Kiffmeyer. Special Note: Taylor Hugg 182 Pounds Won his 100th Career Match. The Tigers defeated their cross town rivals; Section 8AAA and Central Lakes Conference Sauk Rapids-Rice 45-18. BRAINERD WARRIORS The Warriors defeated Central Lakes Conference foe Fergus Falls 57-12. The Warriors went 3-3 at the Bemidji “Rick Lee” Duals. They defeated No. 6A ranked Badger/Greenbush-Middle River 41-30, No. 9A ranked Frazee 43-27 and AA Pierz 46-23. They were defeated by No. 12AA ranked Detroit Lakes 39-28, Class A Lean and Mean United North Central 42-34 and AA Big Lake 46-27. Atlie Danielson and Gabe Wagner both went 6-0, Kyle Eschenbacher went 5-1, Blake Wgeishofski and Cole Larkin both went 4-2, Jadon Petrie and Forrest Gibson both went 3-3 and Cade Barrett went 2-1 at the Rick Lee duals. The Warriors defeated two foes at the Rocori triangular. They defeated Central Lakes Conference rival Rocori 51-18 and KMS 40-34. Isaiah Jillson, Kyle Eschenbacher, Gabe Wagner, Jaden Petrie, Forrest Gibson and Cade Barrett all went 2-0 at the Rocori triangular. CAMBRIDGE-ISANTI BLUE JACKETS The Blue Jackets defeated Pierz 42-39 and they were defeated by AAA Lean and Mean Bemidji 63-12, AAA Lean and Mean Waconia 55-19, Class A Lean and Mean Kenyon-Wanamingo 46-24, Class A Lean and Mean Ottertail Central 4-26 and Class A Lean and Mean United North Central 48-25 at the Rick Duals in Bemidji. Leo Edblad went 6-0,Logan Lindquist went 5-1, Romeo Nordquist went 4-2 and Carter Wothe and Devan Jones both wen 3-3 at the Rick Lee Duals. SARTELL-ST. STEPHEN SABRES The Sabres split duals at the Bemidji “Lumberjack” triangular; they defeated AA Dilworth-Glendon-Felton 48-30 and they were defeated by AAA Lean and Mean Section 8AAA rivals Bemidji 45-19. Spencer Johnson, Andy Heckman, Dutch Nordby, Sam Fernholz and Jack Engle all went 2-0 at the triangular. The Sabres had a very good tournament performance with 189.5 points and seventeen place winners to earn second place a the Paynesville “Bulldog” tournament. Ashton Lipinski, Jack Engle, Sam Fernholz and Dutch Nordby all earned championships. Spencer Johnson, Andy Heckman and Ayden Frauenholtz all earned second. Kade Hendrickson, Dylan Joyce, Austin Frauenholtz and Logan Rodebush all earned fourth place. Zach Rudolph, William Budge, Dagan LaSart and Aidan Toivola all earned fifth place. Dylan Welle and Brett Thayer both took sixth place. The Sabres split a pair of Central Lakes Conference duals at the Willmar triangular. They defeated Fergus Falls 74-6 and the were defeated by AAA Lean and Mean Willmar 64-6. Ashton Lipinski and Willam Budge both went 2-0 at the triangular. SAUK RAPIDS-RICE STORM The Storm were defeated by AAA Lean and Mean, Section 8AAA and Central Lakes Conference rival Willmar 51-18. The Storm went 1-2 at the Kiffmeyer duals with a big win over Lakeville South 37-36. They dropped duals to No. 4AAA ranked New Prague 62-12 and to cross town rival Conference and Section rivals St. Cloud Tech 46-28. Hunter Farnick went 3-0, Alex Diederich, Sawyer Simmons and Jared Spohn all went 2-1 at the Kiffmeyers. The Storm were defeated by their cross-town rivals, Section 8AAA and Central Lakes Conference rivals St. Cloud Tech 45-18. Special Note: Jared Spohn 126 Pounds 12th Grade Won His 150th Career Match. ROGERS ROYALS The Royals defeated a pair of teams at the Delano triangular, they beat Delano 60-22 and Orono 41-34. Max Ricks, Cole Jordan, Chris Dieh, Ty Cassidy, Sam Essendrup, Marshall Packer and Evan Braesch all went 2-0 at the triangular. The Royals earned ninth place with 75 points and six place winners at the Elk River “Elks” Tournament. Max Ricks and Evan Braesch both earned third place and Sam Essendrup, Tom Gilmore and Jason Anderson all earned fourth place and Ross Meskimen earned fifth place. The Royals were defeated by Northwest Suburban Conference foe Park Center 42-24 and their conference rivals the Elk River Elks 52-24. LITTLE FALLS FLYERS The Flyers split their duals at the LPGE/Browerville triangular; they defeated Aitkin 39-34 and they dropped one to the No. 1A ranked LPGE/Browerville 58-21. Gabe Nagel, Calvin Sherwood and Simon Pantzke all went 2-0 at the triangular. The Flyers defeated their rivals AA Pierz 40-30 in a good dual. The Flyers earned sixth place at the Minnewaska “Lakers” Tournament with 96 points and eight place winners. Gabe Nagel earned their lone championship and Austin Litke earned second place. Peyton Carl earned third place, Aiden St.Unge earned fourth place, Ryan Kloecki earned fifth place and Simon Pantzke, Joey Wilczek and Calvin Sherwood all took sixth place. The Flyers split a pair of Granite Ridge Conference duals; they defeated Pierz 40-30 and they lost to Mora 45-34. ELK RIVER ELKS The Elks dropped a dual to North Suburban Conference foe Osseo 42-29. They earned eighth place with 84.5 points and six place winners at their invitational. Colton Pool and Seth Hopkins both earned championships and Hunter Larson earned third place. Carter Galonte and Gavin Hilyar both earned fifth place and Colton Strain took sixth place. They were defeated by conference rivals Rogers 52-24. ST. FRANCIS SAINTS The Saints went 2-1 with big wins over Roseville 72-6 and Centennial 56-12. They were defeated by South St. Paul 42-34. Grant Woodruff, Joey Lipinski, Tate Skogquist and Zach Bonte all went 3-0 and Kyle Halstensen, Tanner Skogquist, Ken Hollenbeck and Tony Gerlach all went 2-1 at the triangular. MOORHEAD SPUDS The Spuds defeated cross-town rivals West Fargo 42-27. The Spuds had three place winners at the thirty team field of teams at the Bismarck Rotary. Ryan Luthi earned fifth place, Hayden Netland earned seventh place and Jack Newcomb took eighth place. CLASS AA FOLEY FALCONS The No. 5AA ranked Falcons won five duals during the week, they went 3-0 at the Zimmerman Thunder” quadrangular. They defeated Granite Ridge Conference foe Zimmerman 50-21, AA Lean and Mean Watertown-Mayer 46-23 and Rockford 71-0. Daniel Halvorson, Connor Thorsten and Hunter Gorecki all went 3-0, Alex Jennissen, Sutherlin Schmit and Levi Henry all went 2-1 and Greg Miller and Elijah Novak both went 2-0. The Falcons earned second place at the St. Cloud Tech “Kiffmeyer” Duals with big wins over St. Cloud Tech 30-27 and AAA Lean and Mean Hastings 43-28. They were defeated by the No. 4AAA ranked New Prague 56-18 in the championship. Connor Thorsten went 3-0 (160), Logan Thorsten (145) went 2-0 and Isaiah Fitch (152), Sutherlin Schmit (182) and Elijah Novack (285) all went 2-1. The Falcons were without several of the starting wrestlers for the Kiffmeyer duals. Special Note: Connor Thorsten 160 Pounds Won his 100th Career Match. The Falcons defeated three foes at their quadrangular, they defeated Class 7A ranked Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale/Parkers Praire 47-19, Aitkin 53-18 and the Pierz Pioneers 52-18. Logan Thorsten (145/152), Isiah Fitch (170) and Hunter Gorecki (195) all went 3-0, Sutherlin Schmit (170/182) went 2-1 and Levi Jacobson (113/120), Cole Rudnitski (132), Connor Thorsten (170) and Greg Miller (220) all went 2-0. BECKER BULLDOGS The No. 7AA ranked Bulldogs defeated Section 6AA Lean and Mean Delano 59-15 and AA Lean and Mean Mora 52-18 at their triangular. Kaden Rish, Ethan Duncombe, Ethan Anderson, Jake Nelson, Lukas Paulson, Adam Jurek, Kylen Rish and Caden Dewall all went 2-0 at their triangular. The Bulldogs won two duals at their home triangular; they defeated two Mississippi 8 Conference rivals; St. Francis 50-17 and North Branch 65-9. Ethan Anderson, Jake Nelson, Adam Jurek, Brayden Weber, Kylen Rish, Caden Dewall and Reid Kraus all went 2-0 at their triangular. DASSEL COKATO/LITCHFIELD The Coop defeated a pair of Wright County Conference foes; New London-Spicer 58-15 and Section 2AA rival Glencoe-Silver Lake 70-3. Gabe Nelson, Eddie Simes, Sam Marx, Jude Link, Hayden Hoernemann, Will O’Brien and Beau Nelson all went 2-0 at the triangular. The Coop defeated Section 2AA, Wright County Conference rival, 10AA ranked Hutchinson 33-24. MORA MUSTANGS The Mustangs defeated a pair of Section 7AA foes at the Hinckley-Finlayson/Pine City triangular. They defeated Granite Ridge Conference rival Milaca 50-24 and PC/Hinckley-Finlayson 69-11. Nathan Reller, Avery Nelson, Brock Folkema, Connor Gmahl, Tanner Grangruth, Cody Haggberg and Dom Adams all went 2-0 at the triangular. The Mustangs split a pair of duals at the Becker triangular, they defeated Delano 60-21 and they were defeated by 7AA ranked Becker 52-18. Avery Nelson, Tucker Hass and Tanner Grangruth all went 2-0 at the triangular. The Mustangs defeated Granite Ridge Conference rival Little Falls 45-34. PRINCETON TIGERS The Tigers defeated their Mississippi 8 Conference foe 76-0. The Tigers earned second place with 156.5 points and nine place winners at the Elk River “Elks” tournament. Zach Wells and Tyler Wells both earned championships and Parker Adkins, Landen Parent and Kyle Boeke all earned second place. Ethan Ballweber earned third place, Josh Marshall earned fourth place, Kaden Olson earned fifth place and Keith Ellingson took sixth place. The Tigers defeated Mississippi 8 Conference foes Chisago Lakes 76-0. PEQUOT LAKES/PINE RIVER-BACKUS ROAD CREW The Road Crew defeated three foes at the Procter Quadrangular; they defeated Procter 66-8, Rush City/Braham 62-17 and PC/Hinckley 56-13. Josh Pettit, Wyatt Bean, Matt Foster, Payton Scott, Austin Starcka all went 3-0 and Korean Kiezen and Conner Tulenchik both went 2-0. Special Note: Josh Pettit earned his 75th Career Win. The Road Crew went 2-1 at the Osakis duals with wins over KMS 46-34 and United Clay Becker 70-10. They dropped a dual to Canby 36-35. Karsten Kinyoh, Evan Koering, Connor Tulenchik and Keenan Dahl all went 3-0 and Corbin Knapp, Austin Staricha, Payton Scott and Josh Pettit all went 2-0 at the Osakis duals. The Road Crew had a good team performance with 158.5 points and eleven place winners to earn second place at the Minnewaska “Lakers” Invitaional. Connor Tulenchik earned the lone championship and Caleb Ruhl, Evan Koering, Keenan Dahl and Josh Pettit all earned second place. Owen Carlson, Corbin Knapp and Logan Carlson all earned third place, Finnegan O’Dell earned fourth place and Austin Staricha and Riley Peters both took sixth place. Special Note: Connor Tulenchik earned his 60th Career Win. The Road Crew defeated a pair of iron range teams at the Hibbing triangular; Hibbing 43-19 and Virginia 66-16. Owen Carlson, Caleb Ruhl, Connor Tulenchik, Austin Staricka, Wyatt Beam and Josh Pettit all went 2-0 at the Hibbing triangular. BIG LAKE HORNETS The Hornets defeated AAA rivals St. Francis 43-31. The Hornets went 4-2 at the Bemidji “Rick Lee” Duals with big wins over AAA Brainerd 46-27, Detroit Lakes 36-31, United North Central 49-27 and Thief River Falls 39-39. They were defeated by AAA Bemidji 48-22 and No. 1A ranked LPGE/Browerville 50-18. Nolan Reiter and Christian Noble both went 6-0 and Cade Sixberry and Jayden Mclearen both went 5-1. Jeremy Phyle went 4-2 and Luke Schumacher and Tyler Dehmer both went 3-3. WATERTOWN-MAYER ROYALS The Royals won a pair of duals at the Zimmerman quad; with big wins over Rockford 68-9 and Zimmerman 58-15. They were defeated by No. 5AA Foley 46-23. Jonah Hamburger, Tanner Hilten, Aaron Burg, Austin Gabbert and Ashton Congdon all went 3-0 and Jaden Palmer, Colin Sullivan, Jonah Blakstad, Tanner Burmeister and Jackson Drahos all went 2-1 at the Zimmerman quad. The Royals host a pair of Wright County Conference rivals; they Annandale/Maple Lake 34-28 and Mound-Westonka 52-21. Jonah Hamburger, Tanner Hilten, Bryce Burkett, Austin Gabbert, Tanner Burmeister and Ashton Congdon all went 2-0 at the WTM Royals triangular. The Royals defeated a pair of foes at the New London-Spicer triangular. They defeated Wright County Conference rival New London-Spicer 45-33 and Worthington 45-28. Aaron Bury, Bryce Burkett, Austin Gabbert, Tanner Burmeister, Ashton Congdon and Jackson Drahos all went 2-0 at the NLS triangular. ANNANDALE/MAPLE LAKE LIGHTNING The Lightning split duals with a pair of Wright County Conference rivals; they defeated Mound Westonka 52-12 and they dropped a dual to Watertown-Mayer 34-28. Jackson Bunder, Zach Schmidt, Adam Neuman, Josh Lanchot and Kessler Kenning all went 2-0 at the Watertown-Mayer triangular. The Lighting earned fourth place at the Elk River “Elks” tournament with 125 points and seven place winners. Adam Neumann earned their lone championship and Kessler Kenning earned second place. Logan Arnold and Josh Lanctot both earned third place and Zane Brown and Jackson Bunde both earned fourth place and Alex Klatt earned fifth place. ALBANY HUSKIES The Huskies had a good week; they went 3-0 at the Monticello “Magic”Quadrangular. They had big wins over Section 6AA rival Monticello 62-15, Howard Lake/Waverly-Winsted 46-27 and St. Agnes 70-9. Devin Hansen, Dustin Schmitt, Peyton Krumrei, William Mergen, Hunter Tate and Peyton Linn all went 3-0. Tate Hoffarth and Declan Crumley both went 2-1 and Tom Blattner and Aaron Ainali both went 2-0. The Huskies had a good tournament performance with 99.5 points at the Elk River “Elks” Tournament. They had eight place winners in this eleven team field of teams. Tate Hoffarth and Peyton Linn both earned second place and Dustin Schmitt earned third place. William Mergen and Tom Blattner both earned fourth place, Joseph Schmitt and Hunter Tate both earned fifth place and Peyton Krumrei took sixth place.The Huskies defeated Granite Ridge Conference foe Zimmerman 52-22. MORRIS AREA TIGERS The Tigers split a pair of duals at the Alexandria triangular; they defeated Alexandria 45-24 and they lost to 12AA ranked Detroit Lakes 49-15. Tyce Anderson, Ethan Lebrija, Davin Rose and Dillon Nelson all went 2-0 at the Alexandria triangular. The Tigers went 1-2 at the Tigers Quadrangular; they defeated West Central Conference rivals Benson 50-30 and they were defeated by No. 2A West Central Conference rival ACGC 51-15 and by No. 3A Minnewaska. The Tigers split duals at the SCM triangular; they defeated conference foe SCM 61-15 and they were defeated by Class A Lean and Mean Kimball Area 47-23. Special Note: Devin Rose 120 Pounds 9th Grade Won his 75th Career Match. NEW LONDON-SPICER WILDCATS The Wildcats split duals at the the GSL triangular; they defeated GSL 44-36 and they were defeated by No. 8AA ranked DC/Litchfield 58-15. Luke Knudson, Ty Bisek, Blake Vagle and Nick McKenzie all went 2-0 at the GSL triangular. The Wildcats earned fourth place at the Minnewaska “Lakers” tournament with 137.5 points and seven place winners. Luke Knudsen, Ty Bisek and Blake Vagle all earned championships and Luke Ruter earned second place. Nick McKenzie and Tim Thein both earned third place and Reid Holmquist earned fourth place. The Wildcats dropped a pair of duals to Wright County Conference foe Watertown-Mayer 45-33 and to Section 3AA foe Worthington 42-31. PIERZ PIONEERS The Pioneers dropped a dual to their AAA rivals Little Falls 40-30. The Pioneers ran into several state ranked teams at the Bemidji “Rick Lee” duals. They were defeated by AAA Lean and Mean Bemidji 67-9, AAA Lean and Mean Waconia 62-9, AAA Cambridge-Isanti 42-39, No. 6A ranked Badger/Greenbush-Middle Rive 42-12, No. 8A ranked Frazee 44-24 and AAA Brainerd 46-23. Tanner Young went 6-0, Trevor Radunz went 5-1, Riley Haskins went 4-2 and Jacob LeBlanc went 3-3 at the Rick Lee duals. The Pioneers went 0-3 at the Foley quadrangular, they were defeated by No. 5AA Foley 51-18, No. 7A BHV/PP 53-25 and to Aitkin 48-18. Trevor Radunz, Jacob LeBlanc and Tanner Young all went 3-0 and Brandon Schlegel went 2-1. ROCORI SPARTANS The Spartans dropped a pair of duals to Central Lakes Conference rivals; St. Cloud Tech 46-24 and to Alexandria 38-26. The Spartans did drop four duals at the Royalton/Upsala “Royal” Duals. They lost a close one to Irondale 31-27, Blackduck-Cass Lake-Bena 45-27, Kimball Area 55-15 and Fosston-Bagley 50-28. Evan Moscho and Austin Moscho both went 4-0, Jack Major went 3-1, Mason Orth went 2-0 and Carter Thelen and Ben Primus both went 2-2. The Spartans dropped a pair of duals to Central Lakes Conference rivals St. Cloud Tech 46-24 and Alexandria 42-24. Special Note: Austin Moscho 152 Pounds 10th Grade Won His 100th Career Match. CLASS A LONG PRAIRIE/GREY EAGLE/BROWERVILLE WOLVES The Wolves defeated AAA Little Falls 58-21 and Section 7A Aitkin 48-9 at their home triangular. Cael Lorentz, Landon Gode, Mason Gode, Caleb Pesta, Hans Holmquest, Joseph Middendorf, Trey Lancaster and Gavin Albers all went 2-0 at the triangular. The Wolves had a very good team performance with six big wins over five ranked opponents to earn the Bemidji “Rick Lee” Duals championship. They defeated No. 6A Badger/Greenbush-Middle River 48-19, Lean and Mean Kenyon-Wanamingo 58-3, No. 4AA Perham 43-21, Big Lake 50-18, AA Lean and Mean Thief River Falls 49-15 and AAA Lean and Mean Bemidji 42-18. Landon Gode, Mason Gode and Caleb Pesta all went 6-0, Cael Lorentz, Carter Meiners, Justin Crandall, Nye Becker and Hans Holmquist all went 5-1. Ted Stacey went 4-2, Braden Thom went 3-1 and Riley Thom went 3-2 at the Rick Lee duals. ATWATER-COSMOS-GROVE CITY FALCONS The Falcons went 3-0 at the Morris Area “Tigers” Quadrangular with big wins over No. 3A Minnewaska 34-28, Morris 51-15 and Benson 49-24. All West Central Conference rivals in the Tigers quadrangular. Edwin Gonzalez, Jevon Williams, Cole Holien, Tylor Fester and Tanner Berghuis all went 3-0, Mason Straumann, Jake Mortenson and Kelvin Ponce all went 2-0 and Brady Holien went 2-1 at the Tigers quadrangular. The Falcons defeated No. 10A Minneota 51-17, Adrian Area 53-18 and Zumbrota-Mazeppa 36-29 at the Wabasso duals. Jevon Williams, Brady Holien, Jake Mortensen, Jaxon Behm, Taylor Fester and Tanner Berghuis all went 3-0 and Cole Holien, Kelvin Ponce and Hayden Straumann 2-1 and Terrell Renne went 2-0. The Falcons defeated a pair of foes at the HLWW triangular; they defeated Section 4A foe HLWW 48-20 and AAA Buffalo 42-30. Jevon Williams, Cole Holien, Kelvin Ponce, Mason Straumann, Hayden Straumann, Taylor Fester and Tanner Berghuis all went 2-0 at the HLWW Triangular. MINNEWASKA AREA LAKERS The Lakers went 2-1 at the Morris “Tigers quadrangular; they defeated Section 5A and Conference rivals Benson 63-15 and they defeated AA and Conference rival Morris Area (No score report). The Lakers had a very good team performance with 232 points fourteen place winners to earn the Lakers Invitational championship. Tyler VanLuik, Tyson Meyer, Dylan Jergenson, Mason Blair, Jacob Blair and Jakob Swalla all earned championships. Easton McCrory, Max Reichmann and Ryan VanLuik all earned second place and Adam Larson earned third place. Mason Schiffer, Chase Boelke and Nathan Rankin all earned fourth place and Jacob Lein took sixth place. The Lakers split duals at the SCM triangular; they defeated SCM 45-25 and they were defeated by No. 4A ranked; Section 5A rivals Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa 33-32. The Laker had a good tournament performance with 159.5 points and sixteen place winners to earn the championship at the Thief River Falls “Army and National Guard” Invitational. Tyler VanLuik, Tyson Meyer and Jacob Blair all earned championships and Dylan Jergenson, Nate Rankin, Max Reichmann, Mason Blair, Easton McCrory and Mason Schiffer all earned second place. Chas Boeke and Caden Koziol both earned third place, Jacob Lein and David Lietenthal both earned fourth place, Ryan VanLuik and Nick Ankeny both earned fifth place and Hunter Johnson took sixth place. Special Note: Tyler VanLuik 182 Pounds 12th Won His 175th Career Match. BELGRADE-BROOTEN-ELROSA JAGUARS The Jaguars had a good team performance with fifteen place winners for 220.5 points to earn the Paynesville “Bulldogs” tournament championship. Walker Bents, Ryan Jensen, Canon Swanson, Dylan T. Kampsen and Michael Doubek all earned championships. Tyler Jensen, Blaine Fischer and Mark Jenniges all earned second place and Wyatt Engen, Taiton Linder and Evan Young all earned third place, Triston Guzier earned fourth place, Bryce Feuerhake and Ethan Spanier both earned fifth place and Austin Klaphake took sixth place. The Jaguars defeated the No. 3A ranked and Section 5A rival Minnewaska Area 33-32 and SCM 67-4 at the SCM triangular. Wyatt Engen, Walker Bents, Tyler Jensen, Max Hanson, Blaine Fischer, Taiton Linder and Canon Swanson all went 2-0 at the SCM triangular. Special Note: Dylan Kampsen 152 Pounds 11th Grade Won his 100th Career Match. BERTHA-HEWITT/VERNDALE/PARKERS PRAIRIE RAIDERS The Raiders defeated a pair of Section 6A rivals at the WCA triangular, they beat WCA 37-28 and Barnesville 63-16. David Revering, Aiden Larson, Jason Koehn, Jaden Finck and Craig Orlando all went 2-0 at the WCA triangular. The had a good team performance with seventeen place winners for 229.5 points to earn the BHV/PP Invitational championship. Craig Orlando, Gideon Ervasti, Jason Koehn, Deagan Captain and David Revering al earned championships. Bennet Arceneau, Carter Rokes and Koel Ploutz all earned second place, Hunter Dean, Aiden Larson, Gage Malone, Mason Schoeder, Tyler Eggert and Jaden Finck all earned third place. Reese Thompson and Brock Peterson both earned fifth place and Eli Eggert took sixth place. The Raiders went 2-1 at the Foley quadrangular; they defeated Section 7A foe Aitkin 48-27 and Section 8AA foe Pierz 53-25. They were defeated by the No. 5AA ranked Foley 47-19. Craig Orlando went 3-0, Hunter Dean, Brock Peterson, Mason Schroeder an Gideon Ervasti all went 2-1 at the Foley quadrangular. The Raiders had a good team performance with 150 points to earn third place behind No. 3A ranked Minnewaska Area and AA Lean and Mean Thief River Falls at the TRF “Army and National Guard” Invitational. The Raiders had thirteen place winners, including three championships by Craig Orlando, Gideon Ervasti and Deagen Captain. David Revering and Jason Koehn both earned second place. Reese Thompson, Brock Peterson, Jaden Finck and Aiden Larson all earned third place. Hunter Dean, Mason Schroeder, Tyler Eggert and Bennet Arceneau all earned fourth place. OTTERTAIL CENTRAL BULLDOGS The Bulldogs defeated Section 6A and Park Region Conference rival New York Mills 45-27. The Bulldogs had a good tournament performance, as they went 4-2 at the Bemidji “Rick Lee” Duals. They defeated No. 9A Frazee 43-19 Class A Lean and Mean United North Central 46-16, AAA Cambridge-Isanti 48-26 and Class Lean and Mean Kenyon-Wanamingo 49-24. Cian Buehler went 6-0, Logan Schleske and Hayden Hart both went 5-1, Laredo Bugbee, Reed Leabo, Matt Hendricks and Zane Swanson all went 4-2, Tristan Evavold went 4-1 and Noah Schleske went 3-2 at the Rick Lee duals. WEST CENTRAL AREA/ASHBY/BRANDON-EVANSVILLE KNIGHTS The Knights split a pair of duals with Section 6A rivals; they defeated Barnesville 73-3 and they were defeated by section and conference rivals BHV/PP 37-28. Ashton Danner, Kade Olson, Jordan Lohse, Nathan Kisgen and Deklin Goeden all went 2-0. The Knights defeated a pair of Section 6A foes at the Breckenridge triangular. They defeated Breckenridge 57-7 and Wadena-Deer Creek 47-22. Solomon Wales, Dierk Goeden, Anthony Sykora, Jordan Lohse, Nathan Kisgen and Austin Mattson all went 2-0 at the Breckenridge triangular. KIMBALL AREA CUBS The Cubs had a big week, as they went 8-0 in duals with a couple of huge wins. They defeated Section 4A and Central Minnesota Conference rivals Howard Lake/Waverly-Winsted 51-18 with a overall great team performance. It ended with Ace Meyers fall over last year’s state qualifier, that totally brought the crowd and the team to their feet! They went 3-0 at the Osakis “Silverstreak” Duals; they defeated a very good Canby team 39-28, United Clay Becker 63-12 and Osakis 65-9. Gavin Winter, Alex Nelson, Cody Leither, Logan Kuseske, Zach Holtz, Ashton Hanan, Austin Donnay and Carter Holtz all went 3-0 and Brett Schiefelbein, Nick Bowen and Ace Meyer all 2-1 at Osakis. The Cubs capped off their big week with four more big wins at the Royalton/Upsala “Royal” Duals. They defeated Section 7A power Blackduck/Cass Lake-Bena 46-26, AAA Irondale 53-23, AA Rocori 55-15 and AAA Minnetonka 45-22. Gavin Winter, Zach Holtz, Ashton Hanan, Carter Holtz, Nick Bowen all went 4-0. Blake Brutger, Alex Nelson, Brett Schelfelbein, Cody Leither and Ace Meyer all went 3-1. Jack Bollman and Austin Donnay both went 2-2 at the Royal duals. The Cubs are now 13-1 on the season in dual meet meets and 2-1 in the Central Minnesota Conference. Special Notes; Cody Leither (160) won his 60th Career Match and Ashton Hanan (170) won his 50th Career Match. The Cubs split duals at the Sibley East triangular, they defeated Section 4A rival Sibley East 59-7 and they were defeated by AA St. Peter 37-28. Blake Brutger, Lucas Jurek, Alex Nelson, Zach Holtz and Carter Holtz all went 2-0 at the Sibley East triangular. UNITED NORTH CENTRAL WARRIORS The Warriors were defeated by No. 7A ranked Frazee 44-24 in a Section 8A matchup. The Warriors went 2-4 at the Bemidji “Rick Lee” Duals with big wins over AAA Cambridge-Isanti 48-25 and AAA Brainerd 42-34. They dropped duals to No. 12AA Detroit Lakes 49-27, Class A Lean and Mean Ottertail Central 46-16 and AA Big Lake 46-16. Eion Ness, Dakota Meech and Vince Dailey all went 6-0, Hunter Skaro went 4-2 and Torrey Carlson went 3-3. The Warriors defeated Park Region Conference foe Wadena-Deer Creek 58-18 and WHAN 64-15. ROYALTON/UPSALA ROYALS The Royals had a good team performance, as they went 3-1 at their Royal duals. They defeated AAA Irondale 46-27, Section 7A rival Rush City/Braham 60-18 and Section 8A foe Fosston-Bagley 36-31. The were defeated by AAA Minnetonka 43-24, they lost three very close matches in this dual, surely the outcome would be different with a couple of those wins. Jacob Leibold, Gabe Gorecki, Mason Novitzki and Will Gorecki all went 4-0. Brayden Conrad, Matt Kasella, Gage Louden and John Bzdok all went 3-1 and Aiden Olson and Micheal Zimmerman both went 2-2 at the Royal duals. The Royals won all three duals at their home quadrangular, that included all Section 7A teams. They defeated Blackduck-Cass Lake-Bena 45-28, Aitkin 39-33 and Mille Lacs area 64-15. Jacob Leibold, Gabe Gorecki, Matthew Kasella, Gage Louden and Mason Novitzki all went 3-0. Will Gorecki, John Bzdok, Brayden Conrad, Isaac Kasella and Austin Wensmann all went 2-1 at the Royals quadrangular. AITKIN GOBBLERS The Gobblers earned sixth place with 100 points and seven place winners at the Mora “Mustang” tournament. Marshall Larson and Carson Kullhem both earned championships and Craig Ashton earned third place. Walker Jones, Nathan Rom and Hunter Hills all earned fourth place and Nathan Stifter took sixth place. The Gobblers went 1-2 at the Foley Quadrangular with a big win over AA rival Pierz 48-18. They were defeated by No. 5AA Foley 53-15 and No. 7A BHV/PP 48-27. Marshall Larson and Jacob Williams both went 3-0 and Nathan Trotter, Carson Kullhem, Nathan Rom and Jack Grell all went 2-1 at the Foley quadrangular. The Gobblers went 2-1 at the Royals quadrangular. They defeated Section 7A rivals Blackduck/Cass Lake-Bena 38-37 and Mille Lacs 60-18. They were defeated by Royalton/Upsala 39-33 in a huge Section 7A dual. Nathan Trotter, Marshall Larson and Carson Kulhem all went 3-0 and Nathan Rom, Jacob Williams, Zac Leitinger and Hunter Hills will went 2-1 at the Royals quadrangular. NEW YORK MILLS EAGLES The Eagles were defeated by Section 6A and Conference rivals Ottertail Central 45-27. They earned 123 points to take sixth place at the Central Cass “Lettermans” tournament with four place winners. Dane Niemi earned their lone championship, Logan Small earned second place, Derrick Wegscheid earned fourth place and Bren Salo took sixth place. The Eagles were defeated by Section 6A foe Staples-Motley 40-36. HOWARD LAKE/WAVERLY/WINSTED LAKERS The Lakers went 2-1 at the Monticello “Magic” quadrangular with big wins over AA Monticello 57-18 and Section 4A foe St. Agnes 62-15 and they were defeated by AA Albany 46-27. Casey Diers, Collin Boese and Ryan Tuchtenhagen all went 3-0, Danny Mosford, Porter Mathison and Isaac Busse went 2-1 at the Monticello quadrangular. The Lakers split a pair of duals at the home triangular with a big win over AAA Buffalo 48-27 and they were defeated by No. 2A ranked, Section 4A foe ACGC 48-20. Caleb Boese, Danny Mosford and Collin Boese went 2-0 at the HLWW triangular. EDEN VALLEY-WATKINS EAGLES The Eagles won two duals at the Sibley East “Wolverine” Triangular; they defeated Section 4A rivals: Sibley East 39-33 and Norwood Young America 60-22. Teagyn Ludwig, Gavin Mathies, Sam Nistler, Armando Walker , Sonnie DeHeer and Austin Schlangen all went 2-0 at the triangular. The Eagles earned 114 points with nine place winners at the Paynesville “Bulldog” tournament. Austin Schlangen and Teagyn Ludwig both earned championships. Sam Nistler earned second place and Taylor Ludwig earned third place. Carter Mathies and Sonnie DeHeer and Connor Lincoln all earned fourth place and Ian Nistler and Isaac Ortiz both took sixth place.

Central Minnesota Mat Rats Early December Report (26th Annual) by Roger Mischke

Central Minnesota Mat Rats Early December Report (26th Annual)
by Roger Mischke
By Roger Mischke November 2019 Coaches, please keep me informed of your team’s success throughout the season. With each edition, I would like to share their success in The Central MN Report. Please send relevant information for Class A individual and team ratings as well. I will also report your results to The Guillotine results page results@theguillotine.com If possible you can also text or email a photo of your score book pages after your duals. If you want to text; I will give individuals my cell phone number. If you are using Track Wrestling, could you please add me to your mailing list. Thanks, The Mat Rat Roger Mischke
CLASS A
LONG PRAIRIE-GREY EAGLE/BROWERVILLE WOLVES
The Wolves opened their 2019-2020 season with a good team performance with 205.5 points. They earned second place behind Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa at the BBE Jaguar “Early Bird” Invitational. They had sixteen place winners, as they did enter two wrestlers in several weights. The Wolves earned five championships by: Justin Crandall, Ted Stacey, Gabe Pesta, Caleb Pesta and Trey Lancaster. Hans Holmquist, Bergen Pesta and Gavin Albers all earned second place and Braden Thomas and Rudy Determan both earned third place. Omar Zamora, Connor Flann and Paul Stacey all earned fourth place, Tate Twardoski and Bryce Barthel both earned fifth place and Shawn Houdek took sixth place. The Wolves had five starters that didn’t participate in the tourney, because of Browerville’s extended run in football. The Wolves opened their dual meet portion of the season with a couple of impressive wins. They defeated Class A No. 9 ranked Frazee 56-14 and the West Fargo Packers 70-4. They had ten wins both of their matches at their triangular. Braden Thom, Cael Lorentz, Justin Crandall, Landon Gode, Mason Gode, Ted Stacey, Nye Becker, Gabe Pesta, Caleb Pesta and Hans Holmquist went 2-0. The Wolves defeated three foes at the Crosby-Ironton quadrangular, Staples-Motley 65-8, Cloquet 66-0 and Crosby-Ironton 75-6. They used several wrestlers in this event. At the Wadena Invitational the Wolves had a very good tournament performance with 239.5 points and sixteen place winners, including championships by Braden Thom, Justin Crandall, Carter Meiners, Landon Gode and Mason Gode. Cael Lorentz, Rudy Determan, Ted Stacey and Hans Holmquist all earned second place. Earning third place was Levi Line and Riley Thom, Nye Becker earned fourth place, Shawn Houdek and Omar Zamora both earned fifth place and Trey Lancaster took sixth place. The Wolves defeated two foes at the Royalton/Upsala Triangular; they defeated Royalton/Upsala 72-6 and Section 5A foe Paynesville 72-3.

ATWATER-COSMOS-GROVE CITY FALCONS
The Falcons had a very impressive open performance with big wins over New London-Spicer 64-6, Kerkhoven-Murdock-Sunburg 50-18 and Quad County 65-5. The Falcons had five that went 3-0: Cole Holien, Kelvin Andrade-Ponce, Ramzee Molinaro, Jake Mortensen and Jaxon Behm. Tanner Berghuis went 2-0 and Hayden Straumann went 2-1. The Falcons defeated four foes at the dual invitational, they defeated No. 6A ranked Tracy-Milroy-Balaton/Westbrook-Walnut Grove 33-23, No. 11A ranked Canby 42-9. Paynesville 65-3 and Section 4A rival Norwood Young America 80-0. Ramzee Molinaro, Brady Holien and Tanner Berghuis all went 4-0 and Jevon Williams went 3-0. Kelvin Andrade-Ponce, Logan Straumann, Logan Sherwood and Edwin Gonzales all went 3-1 at the duals. The Falcons defeated AA Rocori 62-6 and AAA Sartell-St. Stephen 64-12 at the Rocori Triangular. Edwin Gonzales, Jevon Williams, Cole Holien, Kelvin Ponce, Ramzee Molinaro, Jaxon Behm, Logan Sherwood, Jerell Renee and Tanner Berghuis all went 2-0 at the triangular. The Falcons defeated Section 4A rivals Sibley East 56-18 and West Central Conference foe BOLD 80-0. Edwin Gonzalez, Jevon Williams, Kelvin Ponce, Ramzee Molinaro, Brady Holien, Hayden Straumann, Jake Mortenson, Logan Straumann, Jaxon Behm, Taylor Fester, Terrel Renne and Tanner Berghuis all went 2-0 at the triangular.
MINNEWASKA LAKERS
The Lakers opened their season with big wins over No. 7A ranked Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale/Parkers Prairie 51-27, AA PLPRB 40-31 and Section 5A foe Osakis 63-14. The Lakers had a good tournament performance with 214.5 points and eleven place winners to win the Big Lake “Hornets” Invitational. They earned seven championships by: Mason Blair, Max Reichmann, Ryan VanLuik, Tyson Meyer, Tyler VanLuik, Dylan Jergenson and Jakob Swalla. Jacob Blair earned second place, Easton McCrory earned third place, Nick Ankeny earned fifth place and Hunter Laage took sixth place. The Lakers went 2-1 at the Dawson-Boyd/LQPV quadrangular, they defeated AA Dawson-Boyd/LQPV 46-28, New
Ulm 76-6 and they were defeated by AA Hutchinson 37-29. The Lakers were without three starters in this event. Jacob Blair, Mason Blair, Ryan VanLuik, Tyson Meyer, Tyler VanLuik and Dylan Jergenson all went 3-0 and Easton McCrory and Jakob Swalla both both went 2-1. The Lakers defeated three foes at the Morris Area quadrangular; they defeated West Central Conference rival Morris Area 49-26, Class A Lean and Mean West Central Area/Ashby/Brandon Evansville 42-26 and Class A Border West 52-23. Jacob Blair, Max Riechmann, Dylan Jergenson, Jakob Swalla all went 3-0 and Caden Kozial, Mason Blair, Ryan VanLuik and Tyson Meyer all went 2-0.
BELGRADE-BROOTEN-ELROSA JAGUARS
The Jaguars opened their 2019-2020 with a very good performance with 223.5 points and sixteen place winners to earn the championship at their “Early Bird” Invitational. The Jaguars earned four championships by: Canon Swanson, Blaine Fischer, Tyler Jensen and Michael Doubek. They earned five second place medals by: Walker Bents, Ryan Jensen, Maximus Hanson, Dylan T. Kampsen and Mark Jenniges. They earned four third place medals by: Tanner Viessman, Cooper Wold, Evan Young and Bryce Feurerhake. Talen Kampsen and Triston Guzier both earned fourth place and Ethan Spanier took sixth place. Congratulations to a pair of milestone winners: Canon Swanson as he broke the school record with 174 wins, previously held by Tyler Bents. Blaine Fischer, a sophomore, won his 100th Career match. The Jaguars defeated a pair of Central Minnesota Conference rivals: Kimball Area Cubs 41-23 and Paynesville 66-9. Wyatt Engender, Walker Bents, Ryan Jensen, Tyler Jensen, Blaine Fischer, Canon Swanson, Maximus Hanson and Mark Jenniges all went 2-0. At the Grant County Invite the Jaguars had a very good tournament performance with 220 points and fourteen place winners for 1st place. Wyatt Engender, Walker Bents, Tyler Jensen, Canon Swanson and Mark Jenniges all won championships. Ryan Jensen, Blaine Fischer and Michael Doubek all earned second place. Taiton LInder earned third place, Dylan T. Kampsen and Tanner Viessman both earned fourth place, Ethan Spanier earned fifth place and Bryce Feuerhake took sixth place. The Jaguars defeated No. 12A ranked Minneota 45-29 and Section 5A foe Quad County 59-9. Walker Bents, Ryan Jensen, Tyler Jensen, Aline Fischer, Canon Swanson and Mark Jenniges all went 2-0 at the Minneota Triangular.

BERTHA HEWITT/VERNDALE/PARKERS PRAIRIE
The Coop defeated Park Region Conference foe Osakis 58-18 and they were defeated by No. 3A ranked Minnewaska Area 51-21 and by PLPRB 44-21. They earned third place at the Wadena-Deer Creek “Dennis Kaatz Memorial” with 126.5 points and twelve place winners. Craig Orlando earned their only championship and Hunter Dean and David Revering both earned second place. Deagen Captain and Reese Thompson both earned third and Jason Koehn, Carter Rokes and Jaden Finck all earned fourth place. Carter Perlinger earned fifth place and Tyler Eggert, Justin Koehn and Aiden Larson all took sixth place. The Coop defeated Section 6A and Park Region Conference rival Ottertail Central 42-27 and they were defeated by conference rival United North Central 36-33. Hunter Dean, Craig Orlando and Mason Schroeder all went 2-0. The Coop had a very good tournament performance with seventeen place winners for 192 points to earn the Barnesville “Trojans” Tournament championship. Craig Orlando, Gideon Ervasti, Aiden Larson and Deagan Captain all earned championships. Tyler Eggert, Eli Eggert and David Revering all earned second place and Bennet Arceneau, Jason Koehn, Brock Peterson, Mason Schroeder and Hunter Dean all earned third place. Reese Thompson and Jaden Finck both earned fourth place and Carter Rokes and Hayden Captain both earned fifth place.

WEST CENTRAL AREA/ASHBY/BRANDON-EVANSVILLE KNIGHTS
The Knights opened their season with a pair of big Section 6A wins over Ottertail Central 40-21 and Pelican Rapids 60-18. Adam Lohse, Hunter Gruchow, Solomon Wales, Anthony Sykora, Jordan Lohse, Nathan Kisner and Justin Bloscyk went 2-0. The Knights had a good tournament performance with 191.5 points and ten place winners to earn second place at their Grant County Invitational. Bret Duncan won their lone championship and Jordan Lohse, Anthony Sykora, Adam Lohse and Nathan Kisgen all earned second place. Kaleb Getz earned third place, Hunter Gruchow earned fourth place and Solomon Wales and Dierk Goeden both earned fifth place and Ashton Danner took sixth place. The Knights defeated Section 6 foe Staples-Motley 63-17 and Park Region Conference foe Osakis 75-6. The Knights had a good tournament performance with fifteen place winners for 176.5 points to earn the championship at the Crookston “Rod Olson” Invitational. Jordan Lohse and Nathaniel Kisgen both earned championships and Anthony Sykora earned second place. Hunter Gruchow, Solomon Wales, Colton Lindquist and Justin Blascyk all earned third place. Adam Lohse and Gavin Flint both earned fourth place, Kade Olson, Deklin Goeden and Colin Anderson all earned fifth place and Ashton Danner, Reubens Swanson and Tanner Mathison all took sixth place.
OTTERTAIL CENTRAL BULLDOGS
The Bulldogs were defeated by Park Region Conference and Section 6A rival the WCA Knights 40-21 and they defeated Pelican Rapids. The Bulldogs had a good tournament performance with 177 points and eleven place winners to earn third place at the Wahpeton Tournament. Cian Buehler won their lone championship and Zane Swanson earned second place. Hayden Hart, Logan Schleske, Noah Schleske and Nick Gardin all earned third place. Kalen Kraft, Laredo Bugbee and Matt Hendricks all earned fourth place, Tristen Eavold earned fifth place and Reed Leabo took sixth place. The Bulldogs defeated a Park Region Conference rival at their triangular, United North Central 45-23 and they dropped a dual to BHV/PP 42-27. Matt Hendricks, Laredo Bugbee, Hayden Hart, Logan Schleske and Chase Jangu all went 2-0. The Bulldogs defeated Section 6A foe Wadena-Deer Creek 54-24.

KIMBALL AREA CUBS
The Cubs opened their 2019-2020 season at the Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa triangular where they went 1-1. They defeated Central Mn. Conference foe Paynesville 55-18 and they were defeated by the No. 5A ranked BBE 41-23. Zach Holtz (170), Carter Holtz (195), Ashton Haman (170), Austin Donnay (182) and Gavin Winter (120) all went 2-0 at the triangular. Special Note: Gavin Winter (120) and Cody Leither (145) both won their 100th career matches. The Cubs had a very good tournament performance with 151 points and twelve place winners to earn second place at the Glencoe “Don Hall” Invitational. Zach Holtz (160), Carter Holtz (195) and Gavin Winter (120) all won Championships. Ashton Hanan (170 earned second place. Austin Donnay (182), Cody Leither (145) and Lucas Jurek (126) all earned third place. Ace Meyer (285) earned fourth place and Chase Anderson (113), Brett Scheiflebein (138) both earned fifth place and Jack Bollman (106) and Haden Rosenow (152) both took sixth place. The Cubs defeated Kerkhoven-Murdock-Sunburg 47-18.

NEW YORK MILLS EAGLES
The Eagles opened their season when they dropped a dual to Park Region Conference rival Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale/Parkers Prairie 37-27. They defeated Section 6A rival Barnesville 60-12 and Park Region Conference foe Osakis 57-9. The Eagles went 4-1 at the Hillsboro duals; with big wins over Central Cass 72-12, Crookston 59-18, Grafton 57-12 and United Clay Becker 57-21. They dropped one dual to AA Dilworth/Glyndon-Felton 39-36. Dane Niemi, Jacob Guck, Gabe Geiser, Logan Small and Bren Salo all went 5-0, Cody Barthel, Elliot Mann, and Braeden Peterson all went 4-1 and Nick Peters and Derrick Wegscheid both went 3-2 at the Hillsboro duals. The Eagles had a very good tournament performance with eleven place winners for 166 points to earn second place at the Crookston “Rod Olson” tournament. Dane Niemi, Gabe Geiser and Elliot Mann all earned championships. Logan Small earned second place and Jacob Guck and Braeden Peterson both earn third place. Derrik Wegscheid and Bren Salo both earned fourth place, Nick Peters earned fifth place and Cody Barthel and Braxton Stewart both took sixth place.

ROYALTON-UPSALA ROYALS
The Royals opened their season at the Andover “Husky” Invitational where they earned sixth place with 129 points and eight place winners. They were without a couple of their wrestlers in this event. Will Gorecki (126) and Gage Louden (220) both won championships and Jacob Leibold (145) earned second place. Gabe Gorecki (160) earned third place and Brayden Conrad (152) and Michael Zimmerman (106) both earned fourth place. Isaac Kasella (182) and Austin Wensmann (195) both took sixth place. The Royals were defeated by the No. 1A ranked Long Prairie-Grey Eagle/Browerville 72-6 and by Central Minnesota Conference rival Paynesville 40-26.

HOWARD-LAKE-WAVERLY/WINSTED LAKERS
The Lakers defeated Glencoe-Silver Lake 32-27 and they dropped one to Ananandale/Maple Lake 39-26. The Lakers earned 89 points to take sixth place at the Glencoe-Silver Lake tournament with eleven place winners. Collin Boese, Wiley Wiegert and Caleb Boese all earned second place and Mitchell Mallak and Danny Mosford both earned fourth place. Isaac Cain, Ryan Tuchtenhagen and Colton Long took fifth place, Joseph Schanus, Isaac Boese and Porter Mathison all took sixth place. The Lakers went 3-0 at the St. Agnes duals; they defeated Orono 45-30, Richfield 55-16 and Bloomington-Kennedy 49-29. Caleb Boese, Porter Mathison, Steven Heber, Wiley Wiegert, Mitchell Mallak, Collin Boese and Colton Long all went 3-0 and Isaac Busse and Ryan Tuchtenhagen both went 2-1 and Remington Albright went 2-0.

PAYNESVILLE BULLDOGS
The Bulldogs opened their season at the Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa triangular with a pair of Central Minnesota Conference duals. They were defeated by No. 5A ranked BBE 66-9 and Class A Lean and Mean Kimball Area 55-18. Brandon Schlangen went 2-0 at the triangular. The Bulldogs dropped three duals at the ACGC duals, to No. 2A ranked ACGC 65-3, No. 6A ranked Tracy-Milroy-BalatonWestbrook-Walnut Grove 46-27 and to AA Alexandria 48-31. Riley Messer and Brandon Schlangen both went 2-1 at the ACGC duals. The Bulldogs split a pair of duals at the Royalton triangular; they defeated Royalton in a Central Minnesota Conference dual 40-26 and they were defeated by the No. 1A ranked Section 5A rival Long Prairie-Grey Eagle/Browerville 72-3. Weston Roberg (170) went 2-0 at the Royalton event. The Bulldogs went 1-2 at the Eden Valley-Watkins quadrangular; they defeated Sauk Centre/Melrose 42-24 and they dropped dual to Albany 44-30 and on criteria to Central Minnesota Conference rivals Eden Valley-Watkins 38-37. Brandon Schlangen (285), Riley Messner (152), Craig Schmitz (132) and Brandon Hess (113) all went 3-0 and Caden Sankoh (113), Weston Roberg (170) and Spencer Eisenbraun (195) all went 2-1 at the Eden Valley-Watkins Quad.

UNITED NORTH CENTRAL WARRIORS
The Warriors opened their season with three big wins over a pair of Section 8A teams and Lean and Mean Blackduck/Cass Lake-Bena 48-29. They defeated Crookston 57-19 and Park Rapids 60-24. Ethan Hendrickson, Dakota Meech and Torrey Carlson all went 3-0, Kevin Dailey, Hunter Skaro, Hank Tellers, Dylan Rasmussen, Eion Ness, Vince Dailey and Logan Torma all went 2-1. The Warriors earned eight place winners for 100 points at the WDC “Dennis Kaatz Memorial” tournament to take seventh place. Ethan Hendrickson was their lone champion and Eion Ness earned second place. Dakota Meech earned third place and Torrey Carlson earned fourth place. Aaron Lake, Vince Dailey and Dylan Rasmussen all earned fifth place and Hunter Skaro took sixth place. They were without a couple of their wrestlers in this event. The Warriors defeated No. 7A ranked BHV/PP 36-33 and they dropped one to Ottertail Central 45-23. Aaron Lake, Ethan Hendrickson, Eion Ness and TJ Janicki all went 2-0. The Warriors had a good tournament performance with 157.5 points with ten place winners to earn third place at the Crookston “Rod Olson” Invitational. Ethan Hendrickson earned their lone championship and Spencer Erickson and Torrey Carlson both earned second place. Eion Ness, Dakota Meech, Aaron Lake and Dylan Rasmussen all earned third place, Gabe Hendrickson earned fourth place, Hunter Skaro earned fifth place and Reid Pinoniemi took sixth place.

EDEN VALLEY-WATKINS EAGLES
The Eagles opened their season at the Litchfield “Dragons” Invitational with 119 points and eleven place winners to earn fifth place. Taylor Ludwig (138), Zach Nistler (160) and Carter Mathias (182) all earned third place. Austin Schlangen (285), Sam Nistler (152), Armando Walker (195) and Teagyn Ludwig (106) all earned fourth place. Connor Lincoln (126) earned fifth place and Isaac Ortiz (145), Ian Nistler (170) both took sixth place. The Eagles went 2-1 at their quadrangular, they defeated Central Minnesota Conference rival Paynesville 38-37 and Sauk Centre-Melrose 40-32 and they dropped a dual to Albany 51-18. Taylor Ludwig (138), Zach Nistler (160, Teagyn Ludwig (120) and Sonnie Deheer (220) all went 3-0. Gavin Mathies (145), Gavin Caron (126) and Ian Nistler (182) all went 2-0.

KERKHOVEN-MURDOCK-SUNBURG FIGHTING SAINTS
The Fighting Saints went 1-2 as they opened their dual meet portion of their season, they defeated Section 5A foe Quad County 48-24. They dropped duals to No. 2A ranked ACGC 50-18 and AA New London-Spicer 39-30. Will Magaard and Brody Forsell both went 3-0, Rick Jones went 2-0 and Chase Magaard, Coy Gunderson and Jett Olson all went 2-1. The Fighting Saints earned fifth place with 111 points at the Big Lake “Hornets” Invitational, with eight place winners. Will Magaard won their lone championship and Coy Gunderson earned second place. Chase Magaard and Mason Olson both earned third place, Jett Olson, Brady Forsell and Rick Jones all earned fifth place and Noah Johnson took sixth place. The Fighting Saints were defeated by Class A Lean and Mean Kimball Area 47-18.

AIKTIN GOBBLERS
The Gobblers opened their season with a win over their Section 7A rivals Holdingford 39-21. The Gobblers defeated AA Hibbing 51-18 for their second dual win of this young season. The Gobblers took fifth place a the Jackson County Central Pizza Ranch tournament with 115 points and five place winners. Nathan Trotter won their lone championship, Carson Kullhem and Tyler Spolarich both earned second place, Marshal Larson earned third place and Nathan Rom earned fifth place.

CLASS AA
DASSEL COKATO/LITCHFIELD
The Coop opened their season with a good performance, they had fourteen place winners for 192 points to earn second place at the Litchfield Invitational. Andrew Joedeman, Victor Franco, Davin Steinhaus, Eddie Simes, Jude Link, and Noah Halonen all earned championships. Alex Joedeman, Sam Marx and Beau Nelson all earned second place and Bryce Penk earned third place. Mason St. Pierre earned fourth place, Axel Stenberg earned fifth place and Carson Amundson and Jace Butcher both took sixth place. They defeated Wright County Conference rivals Watertown-Mayer 51-12. The Coop had a very good tournament performance with 225.5 points and sixteen place winners to earn the championship at the Delano “Tigers” Invitational. Jude Link, Eddie Simes, Will O’Brien, Beau Nelson, Andrew Joedeman and Alex Joedeman all earned championships. Noah Halonen, Aryan Payne and Victor Franco all earned second place and Jace Butcher, Carson Amundson and Devin Steinhaus all earned fourth place. Mason St. Pierre and Sam Marx both earned fifth place and Bryce Penk and Monte Gillman both took sixth place.

BECKER BULLDOGS
The Bulldogs opened their season with three big wins at the quadrangular they hosted. They defeated a Mississippi 8 Conference foe Chisago Lakes 76-6, Section 6AA foe Rockford 84-0 and Milaca 60-9. Kaden Rish (113), Ethan Duncombe (120), Ethan Anderson (132), Jake Nelson (138), Lukas Paulson (145), Kylen Rish (160), Caden Dewell (182), Reid Kraus (1950 and Brayden Weber (220) all went 3-0 and Landen Kujawa (106), Jake Rosenow (126) and Ryan Nelson (152) all went 2-0 at the quadrangular. The Bulldogs had a good week as they defeated Mississippi 8 Conference foe Princeton 40-32 and Section 7AA Hibbing 69-12. Lukas Paulson (145), Caden Dewall (170), Brayden Weber (220), Ethan Anderson (126), Kylen Rish (152), Reid Kraus 182) and Dylan Colby all went 2-0 at the triangular. They had a good tournament performance with twelve place winners for 145 points to earn second place at the Delano “Tiger” Invitational. Brayden Weber (220) 6-1, Caden Dewall (170) 7-1, Lukas Paulson (145) 8-1, Ethan Anderson (126) 7-1 and Kaden Rish (106) 6-2 all earned second place. Bryce Kuschel (195) 3-2 and Reid Kraus (182) 8-1 both earned third place and Kylen Rish (152), 7-2 earned fourth place. Adam Jurek (152) 4-2 and Ethan Duncombe (113) 5-3 both earned fifth place and John Stangler (160) and Alex Lumley (138) both took sixth place. The Bulldogs were without two of their starters for the Delano tournament.

FOLEY FALCONS
The Falcons opened their 2019-2020 season with a pair of big wins over former Section rivals Big Lake 45-23 and Annandale/Maple 42-22. Dan Halvorson (138), Logan Thorsten (145), Connor Thorsten (160), Hunter Gorecki (220) and Elijah Novak (285) went 2-0. The Falcons earned four dual meet wins at the Chisago Lakes “Wildcat” duals; They defeated AAA Cambridge-Isanti 39-25, Section 7AA foe HIbbing 68-0, St. Croix Falls 45-16 and Class A Lean and Mean Kenyon-Wananingo 42-18. Levi Jacobson (113), Ethan Oswald (126) both went 4-0, Hunter Gorecki (220) went 3-1, Elijah Novak (285) and Logan Thorsten (145) both went 3-1 and Sutherlin Schmit (170), Andy Knutson (182), Greg Miller (220), Isaiah Fitch (152) all went 2-0 and Connor Thorsten (170) and Caden Ruhoff (132) both went 2-1. The Falcons had a big night as they defeated three foes at the Mora Mustang Triangular. They defeated No. 12AA ranked, Section 7AA Granite Ridge Conference rivals Mora 47-13, Section 7AA foe Proctor 64-3 and Rocori 58-6. Levi Jacobson (113), Ethan Oswald (120), Logan Thorsten (145), Michael Rothfork (160), Sutherlin Schmidt (182), Connor Thorsten (170), Hunter Gorecki (195) and Greg Miller (220) all went 3-0. Elijah Novak (285) and Alex Vait (152) both went 2-0 and Cyler Ruhoff (106) went 2-1. The Falcons had an awesome tournament performance with eighteen place winners for 223.5 points to win the Brainerd “Paul Bunyan” Tournament. Connor Thorsten (160) 10-1, Logan Thorsten (145) 12-1 and Elijah Novak (285) 11-1 all earned championships. Levi Jacobson (113) 10-2, Ethan Oswald (126) 11-2, Isaiah Fitch (152) 10-1, Sutherlin Schmit (170) 10-1 and Hunter Gorecki (195) 10-1 all earned second place. Alex Vait (152) 5-3 earned fourth place and Evan Milejczak (132) 5-3, Andy Knutson (170) 6-2 both earned fifth place. Max Henne (182) 7-4, Michael Rothfork (145) 7-3, Danny Halvorson (138) 6-6 and Cyler Ruhoff (106) all earned sixth place. Cole Rudnitski (132) 7-2, Levi Henry (195), Greg Miller (220) 8-3 all took seventh place.

MORA MUSTANGS
The Mustangs their season with a win over Section 7AA foe Virginia 68-3 and they dropped a dual Section 7AA rivals Princeton 72-15. They have seven place winners for seventh place at the Ellsworth Wisconsin tournament. Dom Adams earned second place and Avery Nelson earned third place. Connor Gmahl earned fourth place and Brock Folkema earned frith place. Nathan Rellerer, Trevor Thielen and Cody Haggeberg all took sixth place. The Mustangs defeated Granite Ridge Conference foe Rocori 55-21 and Section 7AA foe Proctor 68-18. They dropped one the No. 8AA ranked, Granite Ridge Conference and Section 7AA rivals Foley 47-13. Anthony Nelson, Avery Nelson and Connor Gmahl all went 3-0 and Tucker Hass, Cody Haggberg, Trevor Thielen, Brock Folkema, Dom Adam and Collin McCarthy all went 2-1. The Mustangs went 2-1 at the PLPRB quadrangular. They defeated Norwood Young America 69-11 and Mille Lacs 60-14. They dropped a dual to Section 8AA Pequot Lakes/Pine River-Backes 42-27. Trevor Thielen, Avery Nelson, Brock Fokema, Connor Gmahl, Cody Haggberg and Dom Adams all went 3-0, Nolan Berry went 2-0 and Tucker Hass, Parker Voss and Collin McCarhty went 2-1 at the quadrangular.

BIG LAKE HORNETS
The Hornets lost a pair of duals to Section 6AA rivals Annandale/Maple Lake 42-41 and to their rivals Foley 45-23. Nolan Reller, Christian Noble, Jayden Mclearen, Cade Sixberry and Luke Schumacher all went 2-0. The Hornets earned second place at their Invitational with 184 points and nine place winners. Christian Noble, Cody Sixberry, Luke Schumacher and Nolan Reiter all won championships and Rocco Visci, Dillon Bowen and Tyler Dehmer all earned second place. Brett Bordwell and Jeremy Phyle both earned fourth place. The Hornets defeated their Mississippi 8 Conference rivals Cambridge-Isanti 40-36.
The Hornets earned 103.5 points with seven place winners to take fourth place at the sixteen team event at the Maple Grove “Grovers” tournament. Christian Noble, Nolan Reiter and Jayden Mclearsen all earned championships. Tyler Dehmer earned third place, Rocco Visci earned fourth place, Cash Sixberry earned fifth place and Alex Hanrahan took sixth place.

PRINCETON TIGERS
The Tigers opened their season with a pair of impressive wins over Section 7AA rivals, Mora 52-15 and Virginia 74-4. The Tigers had a good tournament performance with 181.5 points to earn second lace at the Andover “Huskies’ Invitational. Tyler Wells, Landen Parent, Kyle Boeke and Zach Wells all earned championships. Ethan Ballweber and Parker Adkins both earned second place, Riley Paetznick-Huhtala and Malachi Kolhoff all earned third place. Josh Marshall and Kaden Olson both earned fourth place, Ach Marshall earned fifth place and Braden Nienaber took sixth place. The Tigers split duals; they defeated Section 7AA foe Hibbing 59-18 and they were defeated by Mississippi 8 Conference foe Becker 40-32. The Tigers defeated Mississippi 8 Conference rival St. Francis 41-30.

MORRIS AREA/HANCOCK/CHOKIO ALBERTA TIGERS
The Tigers opened their 2019-2020 season with thirteen place winners for 151 points to earned third place at the Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa Jaguar “Early Bird” Invitational. Ethan Lebrija won their lone championship and a trio of second place medals were earned by: Noah Amundson, Colton Wohlers and Carter Gibson. Four Tigers earned third place medals: Caden Rose, Dylan Rose and Hunter Gibson and Dillon Nelson earned fourth place. They had four wrestlers take sixth place: Tyce Anderson, Jordan Kill, Dallas Walton and Maddox Erickson. The Tigers were without several of their wrestlers as they were still playing football for Hancock. No report on their Triangular with Dawson/Boyd/LQPV. The Tigers earned third place with 187 points at the West Central Area “Grant County” tournament, with fourteen place winners. Ethan Lebirja won their lone championship and Dallas Walton, Davin Rose and Noah Amundson all earned second place. Caden Rose, Hunter Gibson and Dillon Nelson all earned third place and Dylan Rose, Tristan Raths and Colton Wohlers all earned fourth place. Tyler Anderson earned fifth place and Andrew Marty, Darin Schoeder and Hunter Gibson all took sixth place. The Tigers split a pair of duals, they defeated Section 3AA foe New London-Spicer 37-35 and they dropped a dual to Annandale/Maple Lake 38-32. Ethan Lebrija and Noah Amundson went 2-0 at the NLS triangular. The Tigers defeated Border West 46-24 and they were defeated by a pair of Class A rivals West Central Conference foe Minnewaska Area 49-26 and to West Central Area/Ashby/Brandon Evansville 46-31.

ALBANY HUSKIES
The Huskies opened their season at the Rocori triangular, they defeated both foes, Section 6AA rival Rocori 56-21 and Granite Ridge Conference foe Little Falls 47-26. Dustin Schmitt (126), Peyton Krumrie (138), William Mergen (145), Hunter Tate (160), Peyton Linn (170), Tom Blattner 195 and Riley Rakotz (182) all went 2-0 at the triangular. The Huskies had a very good tournament performance with 150.5 points and twelve place winners to earn third place at the Big Lake “Hornet” Invitational. Peyton Linn (170) earned second place, five third places by Dustin Schmitt (126), William Mergen (145), Tate Hoffarth (152), Hunter Tate (160) and Riley Rakotz (182). Thomas Blattner (195) and Owen Carlson (106) both earned fourth place, Payton Krumrei (138), Carson Holthaus (120) and Devin Hanson (113) all earned fifth place and Aaron Airali (285) took sixth place. The Huskies defeated Granite Ridge Conference rival Pierz 58-21 and they defeated three foes at the Eden Valley-Watkins “Eagles” Quadrangular. The Huskies had a big night with wins over Paynesville 44-30, Eden Valley-Watkins 51-18 and Sauk Centre/Melrose 56-15. William Mergen (145), Thomas Blattner (195), Dustin Schmitt (126) and Tate Hoffarth (152) all went 3-0 and Owen Carlson (106), Spencer Kollmann (120), Peyton Krumrei (138), Peyton Linn (170), Porter Coplan (182) and Jacob Adrian (195) all went 2-1 at the EVW quadrangular. The Huskies are now 6-0 in duals in addition to a good tournament performance at Big Lake last weekend.

NEW LONDON-SPICER WILDCATS
The Wildcats opened their 2019-2020 season with eleven place winners for 131.5 points to earn fourth place at the Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa Jaguar “Early Bird” Invitational. The Wildcats won three championships: Ty Bisek at 113, Luke Knudsen at 106 and Nick McKenzie at 220. Ty Bisek was voted the Outstanding Wrestler of the tournament for his performance. A pair of Wildcats earned second place: Blake Vagle and Luke Ruter and Grant Hubbard earned fourth place. Jace Neal, Reid Holmquist and Tim Thein all earned fifth place and Brody Lien and Lucas Tuchtenhagen both took sixth place. The Wildcats opened their dual meet portion of their season going 1-2 with a win of Quad County 48-21. They dropped duals to No. 2A ranked ACGC 45-20 and to KMS 39-30. Luke Knudsen, Ty Bisek, Blake Vagle, Tim Thein and Nick McKenzie all went 3-0 and Luke Ruter went 2-1. The Wildcats took sixth place with 106.5 points at the Big Lake “Hornets” Invitational with seven place winners. Luke Knudsen, Ty Bisek, Blake Vagle and Nick McKenzie all earned second place. Luke Ruter and Tim Thein both earned fourth place and Lucas Tuchtenhagen took sixth place. The Wildcats dropped a pair of duals, to Section 3AA rival Morris Area 37-35 and to Wright County Conference rival Annandale/Maple Lake 43-31.

ANNANDALE/MAPLE LAKE LIGHTNING
The Lightning open their season splitting duals, they defeated Section 6AA rivals Big Lake 42-41 and they dropped a dual to former Section 6AA rivals Foley 42-22. The defeated their Class A neighbors Howard Lake-Waverly/Winsted 39-26. The Lightning earned fifth place at the Woodbury duals; they were defeated by No. 1AAA ranked and nationally ranked Shakopee 70-3. They defeated White Bear Lake 51-22 and Henry Sibley 54-14. The Lightning defeated a pair of AA foes; Morris Area 38-32, New London-Spicer 43-31 and Class A Howard Lake-Waverly/Winsted 39-26. Zayne Brown, Zach Schmidt, Adam Neuman and Linus Brown all went 2-0.
PEQUOT LAKES/PINE RIVER-BACKUS ROAD CREW
The Road Crew opened their season with a triangular in BHV/PP; they defeated Class A Osakis 48-28. They dropped duals to the No. 3A ranked Minnewaska Area 40-31 and to No. 7A ranked Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale/Parkers Prairie 40-31. Jake Poehler went 3-0, Connor Tulenchik went 2-0 and Karsen Kenyon went 2-1. They defeated WHAN 45-6 and no report on the Deer River dual. The Road Crew earned fifth place with 120 points with ten place winners. Jake Poehler and Caleb Ruhl both earned second place and Connor Tulenchik and Josh Pettit both earned third place. Grant Thompson and Owen Carlson both earned fourth place, Austin Staricha, Evan Koering and Corbin Knapp all earned fifth place and Keenan Dahl took sixth place. The Road Crew defeated WHAN 45-6 for the third dual meet win of this young season. The Road Crew had a very good night as they went 3-0 at their quadrangular. They defeated No. 12AA ranked Mora 42-27, Class A Mille Lacs 77-0 and Norwood Young America 78-0. Owen Carlson (Three Falls), Kevan Koering, Keenan Dahl, Riley Peters and Josh Pettit all went 3-0. James Cummings (First Varsity Wins), Caleb Ruhl, Grant Thompson, Karsen Kenyon all went 2-1 and Connor Tulenchik and Jake Poehler both went 2-0 at the quadrangular.

PIERZ PIONEERS
The Pioneers took ninth place at the Big Lake “Hornets” Invitational with 73 points. They had six place winners; Tanner Young earned second place, Trevor Radunz earned third place and Ross Boser, Riley Hoskins and Brandon Schlegel all earned fifth place and Frank Tomberlin took sixth place. The Pioneers dropped a dual to Granite Ridge Conference rival Albany 58-21. The Pioneers had three place winners at the Brainerd “Paul Bunyan” tournament for 50.5 points and thirteeth place. Trevor Radunz earned the championship, Tanner Young earned third place and Brandon Schlegel earned sixth place.

WATERTOWN-MAYER ROYALS
The Royals dropped a pair of duals to Section 2AA rivals, Hutchinson 46-21 and to St. Peter 37-34. The Royals had a good tournament performance with twelve place winners for 131.5 points to earn third place at the Glencoe-Silver Lake “Don Hall” Invitational. Austin Gabbert and Jonah Hamerger both won championships and Bryce Burkett, Tanner Burmeiser and Ashton Congdon all earned second place. Tanner Hilten and Hunter Stein both earned third place and Riley Hertzog and Jackson Drahos all earned fourth place. Patrick Duske and Jonah Blakstad both earned fifth place and Jaden Palmer took sixth place. The Royals were defeated by Wright County Conference foe Dassel-Cokato/Litchfield 51-12. The Royals earned 136.6 points with eight place winners to earn fourth place a the Delano “Tigers” tournament. Austin Gabbert earned their lone championship and Ashton Congdon and Jackson Drahos both earned second place. Jonah Hamburger, Bryce Burkett and Jonah Blakstad all earned third place and Riley Hertzog took sixth place.
ROCORI SPARTANS
The Spartans opened their season, minus a couple of their football players, they dropped a pair of duals to Granite Ridge and Section 6AA rivals Albany 56-21 and to Granite Ridge rival Little Falls 45-30. Jack Major (106), Evan Moscho (132) and Ben Primus (220) all went 2-0 at the their triangular. The Spartans defeated Proctor 47-23 and they dropped duals to No. 8AA ranked Foley 58-6 and to No. 12 AA ranked Mora 55-21 at the Mora triangular. Evan Moscho, Carter Thelen, Austin Moscho, Ben Primus and Henry Theis all went 2-1 at the Mora triangular. The Spartans were defeated in a pair of duals at their triangular; they dropped one dual to Central Lakes Conference rival Sartell-St. Stephen 33-45 and to the No. 2A ranked Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City 6-62. Austin Moscho (160) and Ben Primus (220) both went 2-0 at the triangular.
CLASS AAA

SAINT MICHEAL-ALBERTVILLE KNIGHTS
The Knights defeated Delano 58-12 and Section 5AAA foe Osseo 63-12 to open their season. Travis Smith, Landon Robideau, Parker Jensen, Isaiah Misna, Cole Becker, Jonah Hayes, Hayden LeMonds, Carl Leuer, Wyatt Lindberg and Boden Sperr all went 2-0. The Knights had a very good performance with 276 points and sixteen place winners to win their Knights Invitational. Landon Robideau, Parker Janssen, Jed Wester, Travis Smith, Cole Becker, Hayden LeMonds and Wyatt Lidberg all won championships. Carl Leuer earned second place, Caleb Thoennes, Eli Davis and Boden Sperr all earned third place, Jonah Hayes and Toby Dehn both earned fourth place. Jared Dick and Sean Kennedy both earned fifth places. The Knights went 3-0 at the Prior Lake “Dan Edwards” duals, they defeated AAA Lean and Mean Waconia 42-21, Eastridge 76-6 and Farmington 48-21. Landon Robideau, Parker Janssen, Jed Wester, Jimmy Heil all went 3-0, Travis Smith, Cole Becker, Jonah Hayes, Carl Leuer, Wyatt Lindberg all 2-1 and Boden Sperr 2-0 the Prior Lake Duals.

BEMIDJI LUMBERJACKS
The Lumberjacks open their season with a pair of big wins over No. 5AA ranked Perham 37-33 and AA Lean and Mean Thief River Falls 43-26. Brody Castonguay, JD Kondos, Seth Newby, Colton Heinrich and Justin Nelson all went 2-0. The Lumberjacks defeated No. 6AA ranked Detroit Lakes 39-27 and they were defeated by No. 1AAA ranked Shakopee 50-13. Seth Newby and Colton Heinrich both went 2-0. The Lumberjacks went 2-1 at the Brainerd quadrangular, with big wins over Section 8AAA Brainerd 37-28 and former Section 8AAA rival now in 8AA Alexandria 27-21. They dropped a dual to Section 8AAA rivals and the No. 11AAA ranked Willmar 38-28. Seth Sisheros and Chase Smith both went 3-0, Caleb Bahr went 2-1 and Darren Roth and Dane Jorgensen and Colton Hinrichs all went 2-0 at the Brainerd quadrangular. The Lumberjacks had a good tournament performance with 196 points and twelve place winners to earn second place at the Brainerd “Paul Bunyan” tournament behind No. 8AA ranked Foley. Thade Osborn was their lone champion and Seth Neweby earned second place. Darren Roth, Colton Hinrichs, Caleb Bahr and Chase Smith all earned third place. Brody Costongway, Coy Olsen and Dane Jorgensen all earned fourth place. JD Kondos and Nate Schwinghammer both earned fifth place and Patrick Nelson took sixth place.

WILLMAR CARDINALS
The Cardinals earned the championship at their invitational with 238.5 points and sixteen place winners. Caden Carlson, Ivan Cracow-Nares, Steven Cruze, Conlan Carlson, Jack Roehl, Ethan Roux, Kaden Streed and Mason Swanson all won championships. Josh Miley, Jonas Anez and Joe Kallevig all earned second place and Braeden Erickson earned third place. Ehh Soe, Jacob Leila and Peter Caverdell all earned fourth place and Marco Sanchez earned fifth place. The Cardinals had three big wins at the Brainerd quadrangular, with wins over Section 8AAA rivals; Lean and Mean Bemidji 38-28, Brainerd 38-28 and Central Lakes Conference rival Alexandria 62-9. Conlan Carlson, Ivan Ciriaco-Mares, Caden Carlson, Kaden Streed, Josh Miley and Ethan Roux all went 3-0 and Steven Cruze, Jack Roehl, Jonas Anez and Peter Coverdell all went 2-1 at the quad.

ROGER ROYALS
The Royals opened their 2019-2020 season at the Osseo “Dave Droegemueller” Invitational. They earned ten medals for 109 points to take fifth place, led by one championship by Max Ricks. They earned a pair of third places by: Will Yasseri and Evan Braesch and Ryan Lund, Marshall Packer and Navarro Karnwolf all earned fourth place. Chris Dietl, Cole Jordan and Russ Meskimen all earned fifth place and Dylan Skawiniak took sixth place. The Royals earned fifth place with 153 points and eleven place winners to take fifth place at the Andover “Huskies” Invitational. Max Ricks won their lone championship and Chris Dietl and Ryan Lund both earned second place. Cole Jordan, Marshall Packer, Wil Yasseri, Ross Meskimen, Evan Braesch and Jason Anderson all earned third place, Ty Cassidy earned fourth place and Navarro Kornwolf earned fifth place. The Royals dropped three duals at the Minnetonka quadrangular. The lost to AAA Lean and Mean Blaine 55-15, No. 3AAA ranked St. Michael-Albertville 66-6. The Royals earned seventh place a the Delano “Tigers” tournament with 97 points and eight place winners. Ryan Lund earned the championship and Will Yasseri and Max Ricks both earned third place. Jason Anderson earned fourth place, Ross Meskimen and Thomas Gilmore both earned fifth place and Cole Jordan and Chris Dietl took sixth place.

CAMBRIDGE-ISANTI BLUEJACKETS
The Bluejacets opened their season with a pair of wins over Mississippi 8 Conference foes. They defeated Monticello 60-9 and North Branch 60-15. The Bluejackets went 3-1 a the Chisago Lakes “Wildcats” Duals to earn second place. They defeated Chisago Lakes 70-12, Hibbing 61-18 and St. Croix Falls 36-31. They were defeated by No. 8AA ranked Foley 39-25. Logan Lindquist, Payton Doty, Treytin Byers and Jimmy Brown all went 4-0 and Leo Edblad, Carter Wothe, Romeo Norquist, Luka Lund and Easton Johnson all went 3-1.

SARTEL-ST. STEPHEN SABRES
The Sabres open their season with a big dual meet win over Section 8AAA rival the Moorhead Spuds 39-27. They earned 99.5 points with six place winners to take seventh place at the Big Lake “Hornet” Invitational. Sam Fernholz (145) was their lone champion and Jack Engle (195) earned second place. Ashton Lipinski (138) earned third place, Andy Hickman (126) and Kade Hendrickson (120) both earned fourth place and Bret Thayer (285) earned fifth place. The Sabres split a pair of duals at the Rocori “Spartans” Triangular, they defeated Rocori 45-33 and they dropped a dual to No. 2A Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City 64-12. Ashton Lipinski (138), Sam Fernholz (145) and Jack Engle (195) all went 2-0 at the Rocori Triangular

SAUK RAPIDS-RICE STORM
The Storm opened their 2019-2020 season at the Faribault “Dick Shiels” Invitational. They earned sixth place with 91 points, behind a couple of the top ranked AAA teams in the state. The Storm earned six medals; Alex Diederich (106) earned second place, Jared Spohn, Ben Gilbertson and Hunter Farnick all earned third places. Cole Ackerman earned fourth place and Aden Rollins earned fifth place. The Storm was with out a number of their starting wrestlers. The Storm earned eighth place with 68 points at the St. Michael-Albertville “Knights” tournament. Jared Spohn (132) earned second place and Andrew Wollak (138) and Hunter Farnick (285) both earned third place. Joey Hoeschen (195) and Alex Diederich (106) both earned fifth place. The Storm didn’t have any events the past week because of illness and other issues.

ST. CLOUD TECH
The Tigers opened their season with a big Central Lakes Conference dual win over Fergus Falls 69-9. They had a good tournament with 109 points and twelve place winners to take fifth place at a very tough St. Michael-Albertville “Knights” invitational. Isaiah Green (220) earned their lone championship and Taylor Hugg (182) and Tucker Hugg (220) both earned third place. Jaxon Kenning (113) earned fourth place and Aiden Orth (138), Logan Hanson (170) and Mohamed Hussein (126) all earned fifth place. Sam Long (120), Nick Hamak (132), Andy Johnson (145) and Cody Brott (152) all took sixth place. The Tigers had a good tournament performance with 119.5 points to earn sixth place in the fifteen team Brainerd “Paul Bunyan” Tournament with ten place winners. Taylor Hugg (182) 8-1 and Jaxon Kenning (113) 6-2 bot earned championships. Logan Hanson (170) 7-3 earned third place, Aaron Voigt (285) 5-4 and Hunter Haupert (220) 4-2 both earned fourth place. Tucker Hugg (220) 5-3 and Nick Hamak (126) 5-5 both earned fifth place, Isaiah Green (220) 5-3 took sixth place and Jayden Dombrowski (106) 4-4 earned seventh place and Sam Long (120) took eighth place
BRAINERD WARRIORS
The Warriors opened their season with a good performance, they had 123 points with eight place winners to earn fourth place at the Wadena-Deer Creek “Dennis Kaatz Memorial” Invite. Cade Barrett earned second and Isaiah German, Isaiah Jillson, Kyle Eschenbacher, Atlie Danielson, Gage Wagner and Forrest Gibson all earned third place and Blake Wgeishofski earned fourth place. The Warriors went 1-2 at their quadrangular. They defeated Central Lakes Conference rival Alexandria 62-12.They dropped duals to Section 8AAA rivals Bemidji 37-28 and Conference and Section rival Willmar 41-25. Atlie Danielson, Damien Bentho, Cade Barnett, Gabe Wagner and Kyle Eschenbacher all went 3-0, Latham Jillson went 2-1 a the quadrangular. The Warriors had a good tournament performance with 158.5 points and seven place winners to earn third place at the Paul Bunyan tournament, this included fifteen teams. Kyle Eschenbacher earned the championship, Cade Barrett, Atlie Danielson and Isaiah Jillson all earned second place. Forest Bison and Isaiah German both earned third place.
ST. FRANCIS FIGHTING SAINTS
The Saints dropped three duals at the Hasting Duals; to No. 1AAA ranked Shakopee 64-13, No. 4AAA ranked Forest Lake 55-17 and to AAA Lean and Mean. Hastings 51-22. They went 2-1 at the New Prague Duals with wins over Eagan 43-33 and Medford 40-33. They dropped a dual to No. 5AAA New Prague 66-4.
ELK RIVER ELKS
The Elks opened their season at the Andover triangular, they dropped duals to Andover 42-38 and no report on the Coon Rapids dual. The Elks scored 80 points with six place winners for seventh place at the St. Michael-Albertville “Knights” Invitational. Seth Hopkins was their lone champion, Colton Pool, Hunter Larson an Gage Clem all earned third Place and Gavin Hilyar and Benny Kozitka both earned fifth place. The Elks were defeated by AAA Lean and Mean Coon Rapids 40-25.
LITTLE FALLS FLYERS
The Flyers opened their season with a triangular at Rocori, where they split duals. They defeated Rocori 45-32 and they dropped a dual to Granite Ridge Conference rivals Albany 47-26. Austin Litke, Joey Wilczek, Simon Pantzke and Gabe Nagel all went 2-0. The Flyers went 2-2 at the Chisago Lakes “Wildcat” duals with wins over Hibbing 46-30 and Chisago Lakes 60-22. They dropped duals to Class A Lean and Mean Kenyon-Wanamingo 49-25 and St. Croix Falls 51-29. Austin Litke, Simon Patzke, Gabe Nagel and Nathaniel Kludt all went 4-0. Calvin Sherwood and Eli VanRisseghem both went 3-1, Joey Wilczek went 2-1 and Aiden St. Onge went 2-2. The Flyers dropped a Granite Ridge Conference dual to Milaca 51-29. The Flyers had four place winners for 89 points to take eighth place at the fifteen team Brainerd “Paul Bunyan” Tournament. Austin Litke and Gabe Nagel both earned championships, Simon Pantzke earned fifth place and Joey Wilczek earned sixth place.
MOORHEAD SPUDS
The Spuds opened their season at Sartell in a Section 8AAA dual; they fell short 39-27. They Spuds were defeated by the N0. 8AA ranked Perham. The Spuds have nine place winners at the Mandan Tournament for 109 points and ninth place. Hayden Nesland earned second place, Xander Risdal, Ryan Luthi and Jack Newcombe all earned fifth place. Houston Hall earned sixth place and Christian Vega, Jonathan Pitura, Evan Frankhanel and Micah Pemble all took eighth place. The Spuds had four place winners at the Brainerd “Paul Bunyan” tournament for sixty points to take eleventh place in the fifteen field of teams. Ryan Luthi earned the championship, Hayden Netland earned fifth place and Xander Risdal and Micah Pemble earned sixth place.
BUFFALO BISON
The Bison dropped a dual to Rogers 46-28 to open their season. The Bison had five place winners at the Edina Tournament to score 80 points to take seventh place. Owen Herbst earned second place, Riggs Tuchtenhagen earned fourth place, John Dahlheimer and Brennan Halderson both earned fifth place. The Bison were defeated by Eden Prairie 45-22. The Bison earned ninety-one points to take seventh place at the fifteen field of teams at the Brainerd “Paul Bunyan” tournament. They had four place winners, Owen Herbst and Matthew Carlson both earned second and John Dahlheimer and Sully Scherber both earned third place.

MAT RATS SECTION 5A PREVIEW 2019-2020

MAT RATS SECTION 5A PREVIEW
2019-2020
 
 
FAVORITES: LONG PRAIRIE-GREY EAGLE/BROWERVILLE WOLVES and the MINNEWASKA LAKERS

DARK HORSES: BELGRADE-BROOTEN ELROSA JAGUARS and for the PAYNESVILLE BULLDOGS and KERKHOVEN-MUDOCK-SUNBURG FIGHTING SAINTS

LONG PRAIRIE-GREY EAGLE-BROWERVILLE WOLVES
Head Coach: Jacob Lorentz
Enrollment: 2230 LPGE/140 Browerville
Conference: Park Region
Section 5A

The Wolves will have back from their State Class A Championship team thirteen section place winners. This includes five state state qualifiers of which two earn state honors. They will have six others back with a wide range of experience in addition a section place winner from two years ago.With the gradation of just one senior they will be looking to challenge those dual meet numbers from last season. They should make a strong challenge to defend their Conference and Section titles. The Wolves should be in the hunt for the another state dual title of they stay healthy and make steady improvements. Their key leaders Mason Gode, Landon Gode, Carter Meiners, Justin Crandall, Cael Lorentz, Gabe Pesta, Nye Becker, Riley Thom, Austin Carr and Ted Stacey all 30+ match winners and Hans Holmquist should be their key leaders thru out the season. They do have three others that are surely have the ability to win 30+ matches.

27-1 Overall 6-0 Park Region
Class A State Champions
Section 5A Champions
Fourteen Section Place Winners/Five State Qualifiers/Two State Placers
First Place: Park Region Conference: 207 Pts. 14 Placers
First Place: PP/BHV “Raider” Invite: 271 Pts. 14 Placers
Second Place: Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa “Jaguar” Invite: 189 Pts. 9 Placers
First Place: Kerkhoven-Murdock-Sunburg “Fighting Saints” Duals
Second Place: Wadena-Deer Creek “Dennis Kaatz Memorial” Invite: 207 Pts.
11 placers

Returning Wrestlers:
Mason Gode 11th 50-1 1st Sec./2nd State/AC
Carter Meiners 11th 43-6 2nd Section/AC
Landon Gode 10th 37-12 2nd Sec./4th State/AC
Riley Thom 12th 35-13 4th Section/AC
Cael Lorentz 11th 35-14 5th Section/AC
Justin Crandall 12th 34-13 4th Section/AC
Bye Becker 12th 33-17 3rd Section/AC
Austin Carr 12th 32-16 3rd Section/AC
Gabe Pesta 12th 30-17 2nd Section/AC
Ted Stacey 12th 30-14 4th Section/AC
Hans Holmquist 11th 29-15 3rd Section/AC (2 yrs. ago)
Adam Lindquist 11th 26-15 3rd Section
Caleb Pesta 12th 23-8 1st Section
Trey Lancaster 10th 6-10
Rudy Determan 11th 6-3
Bergen Pesta 11th 5-14
Joseph Middendorf 11th 12-10
Braden Thom 10th
Omar Zamora 10th 2-3

Graduates:
Isiah Gorder 16-17 4th Section
MINNEWASKA AREA LAKERS
Head Coach: Chip Rankin
Enrollment: 285
Conference: West Central
Section 5A

The Lakers will have back from a Section 5A runner and WCC runner up team twelve section place winners, including six state qualifiers of which three earned state honors. Look for this still a relative young team to continue to improve, they should challenge those very good dual marks from last season. Look for them to make a strong challenge for Conference and Section dual honors this season. Their key leaders should include Tyson Meyer, Tyler VanLuik, Dylan Jergenson, Mason Blair, Easton McCrory, Jacob Swalla, Jacob Blair and Max Reichmann all 20+ match winners.

18-6 Overall 6-3 WCC
Section 5A Runner Up
Twelve Section Place Winners/Six State Qualifiers/Three State Placers
Second Place: Thief River Falls “Air Force/Army” Invite: 161 Pts. 11 Placers
Third Place Big Lake “Hornets” Invite: 158 Pts. 9 Placers
Fourth Place: Cass Lake “Big Bear” Invite: 84 Pts. 6 Placers
First Place: Minnewaska “Lakers” Invite: 228.5 Pts. 14 Placers

Returning Wrestlers:
Tyson Meyer 11th 39-0 1st Sec./State Champion/AC
Tyler VanLuik 12th 39-4 1st Sec./2nd State/AC
Mason Blair 12th 35-6 1st Section/AC
Dylan Jergenson 12th 34-7 1st Sec./4th State/AC
Easton McCrory 10th 31-5 1st Section/AC
Jacob Swalla 11th 27-13 1st Section/AC
Jacob Blair 10th 25-13 4th Section/AC
Max Reichmann 11th 20-13 4th Section
Jackson Stadsvold 11th 18-19 3rd Section
Ryan VanLuik 11th 13-13 4th Section
Adam Larson 12th 13-22 6th Section
Caden Koziol 10th 12-17
Jacob Lien 10th 6-6
Dylan Kowbsky 11th 1-1 6th Section

BELGRADE-BROOTEN-ELROSA JAGUARS
Head Coach: Jack Mueller
Enrollment: 180
Conference: Central Minnesota

The Jaguars will have back from their final four team eight section place winners, including four state qualifiers, of which three earned state honors and seven others with a wide range of experience. They did graduate three seniors last spring, all section place winners and one that earned state honors. Look for them to improve on those dual meet numbers from last season and to make a strong challenge for conference honors. This will be one of the strongest sections in class A state, look for the Jaguars to make a strong challenge for a top four spot in the dual meet campaign. Their key leaders should include; Canon Swanson, Walker Bents, Blaine Fischer, Tyler Jensen, Ryan Jensen, Mike Doubek and Mark Jenniges thru out the season.

10-7 Overall 5-1 Central Minnesota
Final Four Section 5A
Eleven Section Place Winners/Five State Qualifiers/Four State Placers
First Place: Paynesville “Bulldogs” Invite: 221 Pts. 12 Placers
First Place: BBE “Jaguar Early Bird” Invite: 172 Pts. 9 Placers
First Place: New London-Spicer “Wildcat” Invite: 194 Pts. 13 Placers
First Place: Rogers “Holiday Matness” Invite: 180 Pts. 10 Placers
First Place: WCA “Grant County” Invite: 213 Pts. 12 Placers
Third Place: BBE “Jaguar” Invite: 177 Pts. 12 Placers
Sixth Place: Cass Lake “Big Bear” Invite: 59.5 Pts. 5 Placers
Returning Wrestlers:
Canon Swanson 12th 45-1 1st Sec./2nd State/AC
Walker Bents 10th 45-6 2nd Sec./3rd State/AC
Blaine Fischer 10th 39-10 1st Sec./3rd State
Tyler Jensen 10th 35-14 2nd Section
Ryan Jensen 8th 26-19 4th Section
Mark Jenniges 11th 24-14 3rd Section
Michael Doubek 12th 22-11 5th Section
Dylan T. Kampsen 11th 22-23 6th Section
Taiton LInder 12th 17-13
Maximus Hanson 8th 10-13
Evan Young 10th 7-8
Jebadia Jones 11th 6-20
Bryce Feurhake 10th 5-22 6th Section
Cooper Wold 11th 3-21
Ethan Spanier 9th 1-9

Graduates:
Tyler Bents 44-3 1st Sec./4th State/AC (173-54 Career)
Isaac Kampsen 8-31 5th Section
Thanked Cebulla 6-12 6th Section

PAYNESVILLE BULLDOGS
Head Coach: Tim Roberg
Enrollment: 264
Conference: Central Minnesota
Section 5A

The Bulldogs will have back seven section place winners and eight others with a great deal of of experience. In addition to that one of their captions that was injured in football last fall, Dalton Christinsen should return, he was 25-14 and third in the section two years ago. They did graduate two seniors last spring, including one that earned state honors. They should improve on their dual meet numbers from last season if they stay healthy. They could move up in the conference standings, all the teams appear to be very close on paper. They could make a challenge for a top four spot in what could turn out to be one of the toughest sections in the state. Craig Schmitz, Weston Roberg, Riley Messer, Brett Mages, Brandon Schlangen, Shawn Pinske and Dalton Christenson should be their key leaders thru out the season.

10-19 Overall Duals 2-4 Central Minnesota
Eight Section Place Winners/One State Qualifier/One State Placer
Fourth Place: Paynesville “Bulldog” Invite: 105 Pts. 10 Placers
Eighth Place: North Branch “Viking” Invite: 87.5 Pts. 6 Placers

Returning Wrestlers:
Craig Schmitz 11th 29-15 5th Section
Weston Roberg 12th 29-15 5th Section
Brandon Schlangen 12th 28-17 4th Section
Dalton Christinsen 12th (2 yrs. ago 25-14 3rd Section) Injured
Brett Mages 12th 19-22 4th Section
Riley Messer 12th 18-26 5th Section
Shawn Pinske 12th 11-15 Injured
Aaron Mages 9th 9-26
Jose Anaya 8th 9-18
Duncan McNab 11th 8-7
Spencer Eisenbraun 9th 8-26 5th Section
Gabriel Nelson 12th 7-10 5th Section
Caden Sankoh 8th 5-29
Mason Liestman 10th 3-14
Nathan Miller 10th 2-16
Vaughn McGray 11th 1-3
Rene Hernandez 10th 1-2

Graduates:
Shawn Rue 41-6 2nd Sec.5th State/AC (194-52 Career)
Clint Schmitz 11-27
KERKHOVEN-MURDOCK-SUNBURG FIGHTING SAINTS
Head Coach: Wes Haglund
Conference: Independent
Section 5A

The Fighting Saints will have back from their 10-7 dual meet campaign nine section place winners, including one state qualifier and five others with some experience. They did graduate three last spring, including one state qualifier. Look for this young team to surely challenge those dual meet number from last season. If they can stay healthy and keep their weights spread out. This will be a very tough section to crack the top four, but the could make a challenge for a spot. They key leaders should include: Coy Gunderson, Will Magaard, Richard Jones and Chris Magaard thru out the season.

10-7 Overall
Ten Section Place Winners/Two State Qualifiers
Third Place: SCM Invite: 152 Pts. 10 Placers
Fourth Place: Morris “Dr. Busian” Invite: 131.5 Pts. 8 Placers
Third Place: Alexandria “Big Ole” Invite: 126 Pts. 9 Placers
Third Place: Willmar “Cardinal Classic” Invite: 135.5 Pts. 10 Placers
Fifteenth Place: Redwood “River Riot” Invite: 70.5 Pts. 5 Placers

Returning Wrestlers:
Coy Gunderson 10th 43-5 1st Section
Will Magaard 12th 41-2 3rd Section
Richard Jones 11th 30-13 3rd Section
Chase Magaard 9th 28-15 3rd Section
Brody Forsell 11th 16-23 5th Section
Eli Johnson 10th 14-16 6th Section
Marc Collins 12th 13-14 6th Section
Brandon Kallstrom 11th 9-28 6th Section
Luke Hoefer 12th 7-4
Jason Jones 9th 6-11 6th Section
Aiden Miller 12th 4-11
Valentin Carpio 11th 2-14
Masyn Olson 9th 1-5
Sebastian Solis 9th 1-0

Graduates:
Jared Carlson 33-10 2nd Section (109-71 Career)
Dylan Rudningen 3-0 Injured (129-51 Career)
Ethan Peters 22-11 Injured (31-34 Career)
BOLD WARRIORS
Head Coach:
Conference: West Central
Section 5A

The Warriors will have back four section place winners and eight with a wide range of experience. They could improve their dual meet marks from last season of 5-16 if they stay injury free get their weights spread out. The did graduate just one senior last year. They will have ack three state qualifiers: Anthony Maher (35-10), Tim Peppel (31-6) and Brady Ridler (24-14) and Austin Kiecker (34-11) should be their key leaders thru out the season.

Returning Wrestlers:
Anthony Maher 12th 35-10 1st Section/AC
Tim Peppel 11th 31-6 2nd Section/AC
Brady Ridler 12th 24-14 2nd Section
Austin Kiecker 8th 34-11 3rd Section
Jesse Manderschied 11th 19-14
Rylan Gass 8th 9-20
Hunter Ridler 9th 8-18
Matt Donner 12th 10-17
Blake Flann 9th 8-18
Tanner Weidaner 12th 2-6
Gavin Moudry 9th 1-13
Neil Young 9th 1-4

Graduates:
Jaden Huebsch 4-12
BENSON BRAVES
Head Coach: Scott Thompson
Enrollment: 210
Conference: West Central
Section 5A

The Braves will return five section place winners, including one state qualifier from their 13-10 dual meet season. They graduated eight seniors last spring, including seven section place winners of which four were state qualifiers. They will fill in with their junior varsity and middle wrestlers. The should improve over the course of the season, but they will be hard pressed to improve on those dual numbers. Both the WCC and Section 5A look to be extremely tough, from top to bottom. Thomas Dineen, Adam Zosel, Aiden Sylte, Carlos Gonsor and Adam Koosman will be their key leaders thru out the season.

13-10 Overall 4-4 WCC
Eleven Section Place Winners/Five State Qualifiers
Third Place Benson “Braves Classic” Invite: 159 Pts. 12 Placers
Third Place: PP/BHV “Raiders” Invite: 137 Pts. 8 Placers
Third Place: Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa “Jaguars” Invite: 124 Pts. 11 Placers
Sixth Place Willmar “Cardinal Classic” Invite: 105 Pts. 11 Placers

Returning Wrestlers:
Thomas Dineen 9th 26-10 2nd Section
Aiden Sylte 11th 20-21 4th Section
Adam Koosman 11th 18-20 6th Section
Carlos Gonsor 12th 8-12 5th Section
Reece Larson 9th 11-22
Colby Hogrefe 11th 6-28
Nicholas Bolduc 8th 3-4
Preston McGee 9th 3-22
Nathan Bolduc 10th 2-1

Graduates:
Jared Knutson 31-9 2nd Section/AC
Brady Aschman 27-15 4th Section
Wyatt McGee 25-9 2nd Section
Adam Zosel 21-8 3rd Section
Dylan Stewart 24-13 2nd Section
Hunter Mondor 19-14 2nd Section
Alex Wrobleski 18-8
Mike Nagler 15-22
QUAD COUNTY STING
HEAD COACH: Justin Tongen
CONFERENCE: Independent

The Sting will have back three section place winners and and a dozen with a wide range of experience back. They did graduate three section place winners, including a state qualifier. Look for this team to improve on their dual meet numbers from last season. They should be led by Jack Howard (25-13) and Luke Kluber (25-14) thru out the season.

6-14 Overall Duals
Six Section Place Winners/One State Qualifier
Fifth Place: Willmar “Cardinal Classic” Invite: 116.5 pts. 12 Placers
Fifth Place: Alexandria “Big Ole” Invite: 109.5 pts. 7 Placers
Seventh Place: Minnewaska “Lakers” Invite: 91.5 pts. 6 Placers
Eight Place: Benson “Braves Classic” Invite: 89.5 pts. 7 Placers
Ninth Place: BBE “Jaguar: Invite: 77 pts. 7 Placers

Returning Wrestlers:
Jack Howard 12th 25-13 3rd Section
Luke Kluver 11th 25-14 6th Section
Hunter Wilke 11th 12-21
Abel Chaparro 11th 9-22 5th Section
Cole Fischer 11th 9-28
Sam Ohlinger 12th 8-20
Jaden Sorres 11th 6-18
Hunter Wolf 12th 6-24
Caleb Hoff 10th 4-14
Javier Jackson 10th 4-21
Richard Vaughn 11th 2-19
Brady Rhode 8th 2-5
Nolan Hildahl 9th 1-14
Chase Corner 11th 1-0
Derrick Lien 10th 1-0

Graduates:
Ayden Friese 38-3 1st Section (122-86 Career)
Gunnar Stier 30-14 3rd Section
David Hidalgo 10th 5th Section

OSAKIS SILVERSTREAKS
Head Coach: Joey Andreasen
Enrollment: 222
Conference: Park Region Conference
Section: 5A

The Silverstreaks will have back two section place winners and ten others with a great deal of experience. They did graduate three seniors last spring, including a pair of section place winners. Look for this young team to make steady improvement thru the course of the season. Their key leaders should include Nathan Kulzer and Logan Grove. They will be hard pressed to move up in the PRC and in this very good section dual meet campaign. As it maybe the toughest section in the state in Class A.

Overall Duals Unknown
Four Section Place Winners
Seventh Place: SCM Invite: 83 Pts 8 Placers
Eighth Place: Ogilvie “Lions” Invite: 75 Pts. 5 Placers
Seventh Place: LPA “Terry Teiken” Invite: 81.5 Pts. 6 Placers
Ninth Place: Park Region Conference 38 Pts. 3 Placers

Returning Wrestlers:
Nathan Kulzer 12th 29-12 4th Section
Logan Grove 11th 22-21 6th Section
Hunter Harlow 11th 11-20
Kale Drelow 9th 9-21
Carsten Jacobson 10th 8-29
Brook Faber 11th 8-11
Nathan Bjerk 12th 7-17
Gavin Cimbura 8th 7-16
Duncan Vandergon 11th 5-7
Ryan Milhausen 12th 4-6
Garett Radtke 10th 2-10
Tyson Hagedon 9th 1-20

Graduates:
Dominic Strom 29-13 3rd Section
Triston Stoetzel 26-14 4th Section
Benjamin Duchene 1-8
ORTONVILLE TROJANS
Head Coach: Joe Eustice
Enrollment: 157
Conference: Independent
Section 5A

The Trojans will have back two section place winners and six others with a very wide range of experience. They did graduate three seniors, including one section place winner. Deanna Boots, Austin Eastman, Nathan Gustafson, Thomas Eustice and Nathan Ehrenberg should be their key leaders thru out the season.

Overall Duals Unknown
Three Section Place Winners
Ninth Place: Benson “Braves Classic” 66 Pts. 4 Placers
Nine Place: Morris “Dr. Busian” Invite: 43 Pts. 3 Placers
Eleventh Place: PP/BHV “Raiders” Invite: 36 Pts. 2 Placers
Eighth Place: Alexandria “Big Ole” Invite: 53 Pts. 4 Placers
Eleventh Place: Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa “Jaguar” Invite: 36 Pts. 5 Placers
Tenth Place: New London-Spicer “Wildcats” Invite: 33 Pts. 2 Placers

Returning Wrestlers:
Deavan Boots 11th 22-16 5th Section
Austin Eastman 11th 17-24
Nathan Ehrenberg 11th 16-27
Thomas Eustice 11th 18-20
Nathan Gustafson 9th 11-16 6th Section
Zane Tooktheshield 10th 8-14
James Conrad 10th 7-14
Brooklyn Conrad 10th 5-12
Jacob Cloos 9th 1-6

Graduates:
Danny Eastman 23-11 5th Section
Mike Larson 2-5
Brenden Wojahn 1-2

MAT RATS SECTION 8A PREVIEW 2019-2020

MAT RATS SECTION 8A PREVIEW
2019-2020

FAVORITES: BADGER/GREENBUSH-MIDDLE RIVER GATORS and the FRAZEE HORNETS

DARK HORSES: FOSSTON/BAGLEY BROWLERS and the UNITED NORTH CENTRAL WARRIORS

BADGER/GREENBUSH-MIDDLE RIVER GATORS
Head Coach: Isaac Novacek
Conference: Independent
Section 8A

The Gators will have back from the 19-11 dual meet campaign and their section championship ten section place winners, including three state qualifiers, of which two earned state honors. They did graduate three state qualifiers, including a state placer. But look for this young team to make a strong challenge to defend their section title. Two time state champion Dominik Vacura (46-3), Caleb Vacura (32-22) earned sixth place state honors, Zach Evans (32-14), Section Champion, and Tony Olson (32-17), should be their key leaders thru out the season.
19-11 Overall Duals
Section 8A Champions
Thirteen Section Place Winners/Six State Qualifiers/Three Placers/One Champion
Third Place: WDC “Dennis Kaatz Memorial” Invite: 169.6 pts. 10 Placers
Second Place: Larimore, ND Invite: 187.5 pts. 10 Placers
Fifth Place: TRF “Air Force/National Guard” Invite: 150.5 pts. 10 Placers
Fifth Place: Cass Lake “Big Bear” Invite: 78 pts. 6 Placers
Fifth Place: Grand Forks “Seratoma” Duals

Returning Wrestlers:
Dominik Vacura 11th 46-3 1st Sec./State Champion
Andy Dostal 12th 34-14 3rd Section
Zach Evans 12th 32-14 1st Section
Caleb Vacura 10th 32-22 1st Section/6th State
Tony Olson 11th 32-17 3rd Section
Jacob Bergsnev 12th 19-25 4th Section
Garrett Undeberg. 11th 18-19 4th Section
Joe DeZelar 12th 18-22 4th Section
Ethan Waage 10th 10-20 5th Section
Jaxon Janousek 9th 7-26 6th Section
Brogan Beito 9th 9-29
Colton Gust 12th 3-2
Tristan Lochen 12th 1-2
Dawson Bertio 11th 2-2

Graduates:
Owen Novacek 45-4 1st Sec./4th State (188-49 Career)
Avery Augustson 35-9 1st Section (85-62 Career)
Brandon Pries 20-13 2nd Section (46-32 Career)
FRAZEE HORNETS
Head Coach: Ross Lefebvre
Conference: Heart O’Lakes
Section 8A

The Hornets will have back from the section runner up team nine section place winners, including five state qualifiers of which two earned state tourney honors and have a great deal of experience. They did graduate four seniors, including two state qualifiers, but look for this young team to make strides of improvement thru out the season. They should make a strong challenge for section and conference honors. Luke Tweeton (35-8), Brett Graham (37-13), Coleton Borah (20-5), Jake Nagel (24-18), Kaden Hiemenz (15-14) and Tyler Moe (23-24) to be their key leaders thru out the season.

Overall Dual Record Unknown
Section 8A Runner up
Twelve Section Place Winners/Eight State Qualifiers/One State Placer
Second Place: Brainerd “Paul Bunyan” Invite: 160.5 pts. 11 Placers
Third Place: Bemidji “Rick Lee” Duals
Second Place: Wahpeton “Dan Unruh” Invite: 185 pts. 11 Placers
Second Place: Heart O’Lakes Conference: 185 pts. 13 Placers
Tenth Place: Cass Lake “Big Bear” Invite: 62.5 pts. 3 Placers

Returning Wrestlers:
Luke Tweeton 12th 35-8 2nd Sec./2nd State/AC
Brett Graham 12th 37-13 1st Section/4th State/AC
Jake Nagel 9th 24-18 2nd Section
Tyler Moe 8th 23-24 3rd Section
Colton Borah 12th 20-5 1st Section
Lukas Volstad 12th 18-23 3rd Section
Christian Carlson 11th 17-22 2nd Section
Brock Barlund 11th 16-17 5th Section
Kaden Hiemenz 11th 15-14 2nd Section
Howard Solem 11th 14-13
Mason Newling 12th 12-22
Daniel Graham 9th 10-23
Seth Isola 12th 6-11
Preston Mayfield 8th 5-7

Graduates:
Gabe Drewes 28-11 1st Section
Ricky Roforth 24-20 5th Section
Tony Malikowski 6-3 2nd Section
Joey Giefer 7-11
FOSSTON/BAGLEY BROWLERS
Head Coach: Pat Wolfe
Conference: North Star
Section 8A

The Browlers will have back from their 13-8 dual meet campaign eight section place winners, including one state place winner and four others with experience. They should challenge their dual meet numbers from last season. They did graduate six seniors, including four section place winners. Look for them to challenge for a top four spot in what should be a pretty balanced section dual meet campaign. Carter Sorenson (34-9), Jacob Lomen (28-13), Axel Munter (21-8), Henry Burrack (23-19), Keegan Senger (24-17) and Dane Schoenborn (24-17) to be their key leaders thru out the season.

13-8 Overall 5-3 North Star
Twelve Section Placers/One State Qualifier/One State Placer
Second Place: LPA “Terry Teiken” Invite: 163 pts. 9 Placers
First Place: WHAN “Wolfpack” Invite: 151 pts. 11 Placers
Fourth Place: Morris Area “Dr. Busian” Invite: 14o pts. 8 Placers
Fifth Place: Fosston/Bagley “Al Olson” Invite: 96 pts. 6 Placers

Returning Wrestlers:
Carter Sorenson 11th 34-9 1st Sec./6th State/AC
Jacob Lomen 12th 28-13 3rd Section/AC
Keegan Senger 10th 24-17 3rd Section
Dane Schoenborn 11th 24-17 5th Section
Henry Burrack 12th 23-19 4th Section
Axel Munter 12th 21-8 4th Section
Jayce Thompson 10th 15-20 6th Section
Evan Chalich 11th 11-12 5th Section
Mason Erickson 8th 6-8
Tegan Larson 10th 4-9
Kaden Sanford 9th 4-10
Aiden Wolfe 8th 4-0

Graduates:
Teigen Hextell 27-12 3rd Section/AC (70 Career Wins)
Christian Schmidt 21-17 4th Section
Tyler Maruska 15-15 5th Section
Kaden Kappedal 6-27 6th Section
Gabe Berry 9-20

UNITED NORTH CENTRAL WARRIORS
Head Coach: Jacob Oyster
Conference: Park Region
Section: 8A

The Warriors will have back from their good 14-8 dual meet campaign seven section place winners, including two state qualifiers of which one earned state honors and eight others with a wide range of experience. They did graduate four seniors last spring, all four were section place winners, one was a state qualifier. This will be a young team, yet look for them to make continued improvements threw out the course of the season. They should challenge their dual meet numbers from last season. Look for the Warriors to possibly move up in the PRC standings and make another challenge for a top four spot in what should be a pretty balanced section dual meet campaign. Ethan Hendrickson, Eion Ness, Dakota Meech, TJ Jasicki, Dylan Rasmussen, Hank Tellers and Vince Dailey should be key leaders thru out the season.

14-8 Overall 2-3 Park Region
Final Four Section 8A
Eleven Section Place Winners/Three State Qualifiers/One State Placer
First Place: Crookston “Rod Olson” Invite: 155.5 Pts. 13 Placers
Sixth Place: Wadena-Deer Creek “Dennis Kaatz Memorial” Invite: 112.5 Pts. 9 Placers
Sixth Place: Park Region Conference: 112.5 Pts. 12 Placers
Fourteenth Place: Cass Lake “Big Bear” Invite: 53.5 Pts. 5 Placers

Returning Wrestlers:
Ethan Hendrickson 10th 38-6 1st Sec./6th State/AC
Eion Ness 10th 33-14 2nd Section
Dakota Meech 11th 18-21 3rd Section
TJ Jasicki 10th 18-14 3rd Section/AC
Dylan Rasmussen 10th 15-20 4th Section
Torrey Carlson 10th 13-26 6th Section
Hank Teller 9th 13-25 4th Section
Hunter Sharo 11th 13-25
Dominick Fuller 11th 10-19
Vince Dailey 11th 9-11 (Injured) (Big Lake)
Spencer Erickson 10th 5-1
Tucker Holm 12th 5-7
Ethan Trout 12th 4-13
Gabe Hendickson 9th 2-12
Shawn Hendrickson 9th 1-2

Graduates:
Jared Seibert 33-10 3rd Section/AC (102-88 Career)
Brock Kako 22-17 5th Section (55-66 Career)
Gator Bettin 20-15 3rd Section
Isaac Tellers 9-7 2nd Section (71-63 Career)

CROOKSTON PIRATES
Head Coach: Wes Hanson
Conference: North Star
Section 8A

14-5 Overall Duals 5-3 North Star
Final Four Section 8A
Nine Section Place Winners/Two State Qualifiers/One State Placer
First Place: Mahnomen/Waubun Duals
Fourth Place: Grand Rapids “Skip Nolan” Invite: 134.5 pts. 8 Placers
Seventh Place: Crookston “Rod Olson” Invite: 100 pts. 7 Placers
Eighth Place: TRF “Air Force/National Guard” Invite: 79.5 pts. 7 Placers
Sixth Place: Fertile “Northwest” Invite: 96 pts. 6 Placers
Sixth Place: Wahpeton “Dan Unrah: Invite: 100 pts. 6 Placers

Returning Wrestlers:
Zach Brown 11th 39-3 1st Sec./4th State/AC
Ethan Bowman 9th 28-14 5th Section
Ethan Boll 9th 25-15 6th Section
Cameron Welland 11th 23-19 3rd Section/AC
Nolan Dans 11th 19-18 5th Section
Braxton Volker 9th 15-22 5th Section
Carter Coauette 8th 8-7
Hunter Knutson 9th 8-25
Cade Deleon 10th 2-18
Hunter Kresl 9th 2-1
Andrew Macgregor 11th 2-4
Cade Coauette 11th 3-17
Spencer Ness 8th 1-0

Graduates:
Lukas Meier 21-8 2nd Section/AC (107-55 Career)
Damian Hodgson 28-15 4th Section (97-87 Career)
Blake Fee 10-20 4th Section
Damian Narvaey 0-2

PARK RAPIDS PANTHERS
Head Coach: Matt Clark
Conference: Mid-State
Section 8A

3-17 Overall Dual Record
Three Section Place Winners
Second Place: Crooskton “Rod Olson” Invite: 142 Pts. 9 placers
Fourth Place: Ogilvie “Lions” Invite: 148 pts. 8 Placers
Sixth Place: BHV/PP “Raiders” Invite: 95 pts. 7 Placers
Tenth Place: TRF “Air Force/National Guard” Invite: 6o pts. 3 placers

Returning Wrestlers:
Kaden Safratowich 12th 20-21
Carnell Hunter 11th 13-21
Joe Klein 12th 11-14
Eli Bessman 12th 10-7
Joe Stachowski 12th 7-12
Lucas Kritzeck 9th 9-5
Max Crist 12th 5-20
Eli Burton 8th 3-13
Daryl Etter 10th 3-13
Henry Thorson 8th 3-4
Harley Wellman 9th 3-10
Micah Snyder 9th 1-5
John Hoefs 11th 1-1

Graduates:
Ashton Clark 18-1 1st Section/AC (159-22 Career)
Cody Dravis 35-6 2nd Section (168-42 Career)
Jack Hensel 28-15 3rd Section (66-50 Career)
Kian Scott 12th 28-9
Angel Swajardo 1-6

FERTILE-BELTRAMI FALCONS
Head Coach: Chad Hitchen
Conference: North Star
Section 8A

3-9 Overall Duals
Nine Section Place Winners/One State Qualifier
Third Place: Fertile “Northwest” Invite: 121 pts. 9 Placers
Sixth Place: Fosston-Bagley “Alfred Olson” Invite: 88 pts. 7 Placers
Ninth Place: Barnesville “Trojan” Invite: 61 pts. 4 Placers
Sixth Place: Larimore, ND Invite: 64 pts. 5 Placers
Eleventh Place: TRF “Air Force/National Guard” Invite: 46 pts. 3 Placers

Returning Wrestlers:
Hunter Hitchen 12th 31-15 2nd Section
Daunte Yost 11th 27-8 6th Section
Seth Lavalier 10th 18-15 4th Section
Wesley Ramberg 9th 13-19 6th Section
Gabe Horgeshimer 12th 8-16
Levi Qualley 10th 8-14
Brandon VanDenEinde 11th 5-7
Jude Olson 10th 6-10
Jasper Olson 12th 2-4
Ivan Nephew 12th 2-6
Tyler Stuhaug 10th 1-13 6th Section
Nick Hedlund 10th 1-2

Graduates:
Alex Smith 16-18 4th Section
Dakota Qualley 9-21 6th Section
Harmon Liebl 8-20 6th Section
RED LAKE COUNTY CENTRAL
Head Coach: Cameron Lundeen
Conference: North Star
Section 8A

Overall Duals Unknown
Six Section Place Winners/Two State Qualifiers
Seventh Place: Fertile “Northwest” Invite: 79 pts. 5 Placers
Tenth Place: Crookston “Rod Olson” Invite: 50 pts. 3 Placers

Returning Wrestlers:
Tristyn Ferguson 11th 25-9 2nd Section
Damon Ferguson 9th 15-12 1st Section
Zachary Howard 10th 17-13 3rd Section
George Duden 11th 16-11 5th Section
Paul DeHate 10th 11-13 4th Section
Oscar Duden 9th 7-17 6th Section
Gunnar Sandeen 9th 4-15
MAHNOMEN/WAUBUN THUNDERBIRDS
Head Coach: John Black
Conference: North Star
Section 8A

Overall Dual record Unknown
Five Section Place Winners/One State Qualifier
Eighth Place: Crookston “Rod Olson” Invite: 61 pts. 4 Placers
Eighth Place: Grand Rapids “Skip Nolan” Invite: 64 pts. 4 Placers
Tenth Place: LPA “Terry Teiken” Invite: 54 pts. 3 Placers

Returning Wrestlers:
Garret Eiynck 11th 29-11 1st Section
Will Olson 10th 14-19 5th Section
Shae Yates 12th 9-21
Blake Geray 10th 9-25
David Rock 11th 7-15
Lukas Geray 10th 3-15
Logan Bendickson 12th 2-6 6th Section

Graduates:
Adam Syverson 23-14 5th Section
Chase Dorman 15-8 3rd Section