This spring, we are joining the Falcon and Raider Wrestling Programs!
Coach Casteel will coach each practice session and attend most weekend tournaments. Every Monday (6:30-8:00pm) practice will be held in Faribault and every Wednesday (6:30-8:00pm) practice will be held at Northfield. He will be alternating Freestyle and Greco practice at each location.
There is no cost to join this program and we encourage all incoming 6th graders through High School level wrestler to take advantage of this great opportunity. The only fees you will have are those associated with competing in individual tournaments.
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The Falcons will have five individuals head into the high school State tournament. Felipe Ramirez (195 lbs), Austin Rendler (220), and Dillon McEachran (Hwt) were Section champions, while Josh Oathoudt (126) and Cain VanRyn (132) finished in second-place at the Section 1AAA tournament.
The Individual portion of the state tournament will begin at 9:00 AM on Friday morning (3/3) with the Class AAA starting at 1:oo PM. On Saturday morning , wrestling begins at 9:00 AM with a consolation round for all classes followed by championship semifinals at 10:15 AM. Wrestling concludes with 3rd and 5th Place matches at 4:00 PM followed by the championships at 6:30. There will be a welcome home Pancake Breakfast this coming Sunday at the Eagles!
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Due to the pending weather, the Individual Section schedule has changed. Instead of wrestling on Friday and Saturday, the tournament will be run ALL on Saturday (no wrestling on Friday). The team bus will still leave on Thursday evening after practice in order to get ahead of the snow and blizzard conditions expected.
Click here for the new schedule.
Click here for the individual brackets
The Falcons will host Austin this Thursday, 2/16, at Nomeland Gymnasium in the quarterfinals of the Section 1AAA team tournament. The winner will wrestle the Lakeville South-Mayo winner at 3PM on Saturday afternoon at the Rochester Mayo Civic Center. The Section finals will take place at 5PM. Come support the Falcons or follow the updates on Twitter!
link to MSHSL Section 1AAA team bracket
The Green Machine wrestlers came back from JWP with first-place hardware as they finished 3-0 including a thrilling 41-40 win over Medford in the championship. The team was also victorious over Bloomington Kennedy 54-23 and St. Clair 60-21. Mac Louis, Ike Teske, Blake Judd, and Bo Bokman were 3-0 during the tournament. Pictured in front row (from left): Eddie Pino, Justin Sanoja, Blake Judd, Mac Louis, Isaac Yetzer, JT Hausen, Owen Schultz, Caden Hart, Madden Paul, and Ike Teske. Back row: D’Shaun Davis, Cooper Leichtnam, Marcos Ramirez, Bo Bokman, Jayden Hart, Giovanni Pino, and Elliott Viland.
The Falcons will be hosting Rochester Century on Thursday, 2/2. JV wrestling will begin at 6:00 followed by recognition of the Falcon seniors with Varsity action starting at 7:00.
The K-6 Green Machine youth wrestling team participated in the annual Medford team tournament. Despite forfeiting at three weights each duals, the team finished in 3rd Place with a close loss to Waseca and tight wins over Byron and Pine Island.
Front row (from left): Madden Paul, Mac Louis, Braxton Van, Blake Judd, and Jayce Kaderlik. Back row: Hadden Kanzenbach, D'Shaun Davis, Marcos Ramirez, Cooper Leichtnam, JT Hausen, Elliott Viland, and Owen Schultz.