Andy Ness advanced to the Section 1AA finals with a fall over #1 seed Aaron Berge in the semifinals, and eventually took 2nd Place after a 5-4 loss in the finals. Ness will wrestle at the State Tournament this Friday, February 28. Ryan Mullennex placed 3rd and lost his True Second Match. Tony Avila placed 5th, while Trevor Morris and Isaac VanThomme placed 6th!
Friday, February 28 @ Xcel Energy Center
11:00 – Class AA Individuals
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The Green Machine K-3rd Grade Team competed in the Waseca K-3 Tournament on Sunday, Feb 23. One team went 3-1 in the AA Pool to finish in 3rd Place, while another Green Machine team competed in the A Pool. Wrestlers on the AA Team were (front row): Willie Potter, JT Hausen, Elliott Viland, Madden Paul, Chase Vargo, Bo Bokman, Darby LaCanne. Back row: Hunter Conrad, Wyatt Gehrke, Jason Flom, D’Shawn Davis, Owen Schultz, and Brody Redding.
Green Machine competed in the Byron Challenge, one of the toughest individual tournaments in the state, this past weekend. As a team, they placed 8th which is the highest place ever (previous best was 13th). Also, they finished with its highest number of place-winners with seven (previous high was three). David Tonjum was also the first champion for the Falcons at the tournament. Riley Stoltz took 3rd Place, Elliott Viland took 4th, while Josh Oathoudt, Jon Caron, Alex Stewart, and Will Erickson finished 6th in their brackets.
The Falcons fell to Owatonna this past Thursday, February 6, at Nomeland Gymnasium. The following seniors were honored: Blake O’Neil, Josh Amacher, Andy Ness, Trevor Morris, and Nick Aldrich.
The Big 9 JV Championships will be this Saturday, February 8, at Albert Lea. Good luck Wrestlers!