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January 14, 2012
Raiders fifth at BBE
Dillon Card and Colin Turchin took top honors in their respective weight classes Friday as Mike Barthel's Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale Raiders placed fifth in the eight-team Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa Jaguar Invitational. Card won the 182-pound title by scoring a 3-1 overtime decision against...
January 14, 2012 - 2:47pm
Raiders notch 47-29 victory over Wolverine grapplers
The Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale Raiders dominated the upper weights and claimed five victories by forfeit Thursday in a 47-29 dual victory over Wadena-Deer...
January 14, 2012 - 2:47pm
January 8, 2012
Steffens, Reurink go undefeated in DL triangular
Mitch Steffens and Tony Reurink both went 2-0 Tuesday as the Wadena-Deer Creek Wolverines finished third in the Detroit Lakes Triangular. Steffens saw action at 126 while Reurink wrestled at 220. Pequot Lakes-Pine River/Backus Road Crew took advantage of five forfeits to pin Wadena-Deer...
January 8, 2012 - 3:12pm
December 24, 2011
Steffens claims third, Waln takes sixth at Big Bear
Wadena-Deer Creek's Mitch Steffens took third and Sam Waln claimed sixth Saturday at the Big Bear Tournament in Cass Lake. Steffens decisioned Willmar's Nate Mittag 7-4 in the 113-pound third place match. Waln lost a 5-3 overtime decision to Willmar's Austin Miles at 120. The Wolverines...
December 24, 2011 - 4:51pm
December 18, 2011
Three BHV wrestlers capture individual honors at Barnesville
Justin Gordan, Dillon Card and Colin Turchin claimed individual championships Saturday as the Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale Raiders took fourth in the eight-team Barnesville Invitational. Gordan pinned Barnesville's Zach Anderson at the 2:23 mark of their 106-pound match. Card won by fall...
December 18, 2011 - 3:28pm
Waln, Steffens, Reurink pace wrestlers
State-ranked wrestlers Sam Waln, Mitch Steffens and Tony Reurink all won three times Saturday as the Wadena-Deer Creek Wolverines placed fifth in the Park Rapids Invitational. The Wolverines lost to Lisbon (N.D.) 56-16 but gave up 30 points on forfeits. Four forfeits proved costly...
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December 18, 2011 - 3:12pm
December 12, 2011
Road Crew wins BHV Triangular
The Road Crew of Pequot Lakes, Pine River and Backus took top honors in the Bertha-Hewitt Triangular Tuesday in Verndale by clubbing Osakis 57-19...
December 12, 2011 - 2:43pm
December 9, 2011
Yellowjackets sting Wolverines 64-12
The Perham Yellowjackets won 12 of 14 weight classes Tuesday in a 64-12 rout of Wadena-Deer Creek. WDC's state-ranked wrestlers, Sam Waln and Mitch Steffens, chalked up pin points for the Wolverines. Waln beat the final buzzer by 12 seconds in his 120-pound match with Chase Curtis....
December 9, 2011 - 2:46pm
December 4, 2011
Elementary wrestling practice starting
Wadena-Deer Creek Elementary wrestling practice begins Monday, Dec. 5 at 6 p.m. at the Deer Creek gymnasium. If you have not already signed up, wrestlers can do so at the first practice. If you have any questions call Dan Lawson at (218) 631-7206.
December 4, 2011 - 8:53pm
April 24, 2011
Six area matmen compete at Virginia Beach
Six area wrestlers recently tested their skills in National High School Coaches Association Wrestling Tournament in Virginia Beach, Va. Wadena-Deer Creek's Mitch Steffen posted a 1-2 record. Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale standout Colin Turchin and freshman Andy Bounds both finished ninth....
April 24, 2011 - 2:02pm
March 27, 2011
Wegschied named most valuable for 2010-11
Senior Jared Wegscheid has received Wadena-Deer Creek's Most Valuable Wrestler award for the 2010-2011 season. Wegscheid capped his season with a trip to the Class A state tournament. Wegscheid was 21-0 in dual meet competition and 32-7 overall. Senior Dylan Anderson earned the...
March 27, 2011 - 1:20pm
March 13, 2011
Turchin makes final four at state
Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale's Colin Turchin finished in the top four and three Wadena-Deer Creek wrestlers racked up two matches apiece Friday and...
March 13, 2011 - 5:32pm
March 6, 2011
BHV's Turchin heads to state for third time
Colin Turchin won the 285-pound championship Saturday in the Section 6A Individual Tournament to qualify for his third straight trip to the Class A state tournament. Turchin, who was coming off a knee injury that had limited him to 16 matches prior to the tournament, defeated all...
March 6, 2011 - 4:48pm
Three Wolverines qualify for Class A state mat tournament
Three Wadena-Deer Creek wrestlers claimed runner-up honors in the Section 6A Individual Wrestling Tournament Saturday in Barrett. Seniors Jared...
March 6, 2011 - 4:42pm