The Alexandria mat-men entered the 10-team BHVPP Invite on Saturday and came away with a 3rd place finish totaling 165.5 points. Bertha-Hewitt-Verdale-Parkers Prairie finished in 2nd, just ten points ahead of the Cards and Park Rapids Area won the event totaling 208.5 points. We had 9 wrestlers make the semi-final round, unfortunately only 2 were able to advance to the finals. The Cards battled back placing 11 wrestlers in the top 6: 2-champs, 5-3rds, 2-4ths, and 2-5ths.
1st Place: Ben Bogart-132, Quintin Kluver-Longfellow-220
3rd Place: Jeris Lem-113,Trappier Botz-145, Logan Runge-152, Tyler Kleindl-160, Deryk Neu-285
4th Place: Ryan Borris-106, Wyatt Snitker-120
5th Place: AJ Sparr-113, Jay Kohls-182
Word on the street…
This was Quintin’s first career individual tournament title and Ben’s 3rd tournament title of the season. Congrats Quintin and Ben!
Thursday we travel to Fergus Falls for a Central Lakes Conference dual meet. JV starts at 6:15 with varsity to follow. See you there!