Four area wrestlers headed for St. Paul
Wadena-Deer Creek's Jared Wegscheid, Tony Reurink and Dylan Anderson along with Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale's Colin Turchin all qualified for the Class A state individual wrestling tournament Friday and Saturday at the Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul.
The three WDC wrestlers will all be making their first trip to state while Turchin will be making his third in a row.
The Class AA individual tournament will be held Friday and Saturday.
Class A State Individual
(First Round Pairings-Friday, March 4)
140 - Jared Wegscheid (Wadena-Deer Creek) 32-5 vs. Larry Bomstad (Atwater-Comos-Grove City) 38-1
215 - Tony Reurink (Wadena-Deer Creek) 34-8 vs. Andrew Plumski (Royalton/Upsala) 30-3
285 - Dylan Anderson (Wadena-Deer Creek) 25-11 vs. Josh Van Overbecke (Minneota) 38-2
285 - Colin Turchin (Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale) 18-1 vs. Payten Crosby (Martin County West) 15-3