FARGO,N.D. (NewsDakota.com) The 2017 Class A and Class B State Wrestling Tourney kicked off at the FargoDome on Thursday. The Carrington Cardinals are going for their third consecutive state Class B title in duals and individuals this year. In the dual portion of the tourney yesterday, No. 4 Carrington beat Velva 53-28 in the quarterfinals. The Cardinals will meet No. 1 Lisbon today (Feb. 17) at 1pm in the semifinals.
At the end of the first day, Carrington and Hettinger/Scranton are tied for first place with 60.5 points in the individual portion. Lisbon third with 60, Pembina County North fourth with 53 points and Napoleon/Gackle-Streeter fifth with 43 points.
The following five Cardinal Grapplers moved into the semifinals today (Feb. 17):
106 – Brecken Lura (first time in Cardinals history a seventh grader advances to semifinal)
126 – Lucas Geiszler
138 – Zach Broadwell
170 – Kaden Wolsky
285 – Bradee Schroeder
The following Cardinal Wrestlers will be in action today in the wrestlebacks:
113 – Trevor Hoggarth
120 – Michael Clifton
132 – Austin Hendrickson
145 – Tyler Hoggarth
152 – Brady Davis
182 – Jarrett Bauer
195 – Colton Buskness
AM 1600 KDAK and newsdakota.com will have complete Cardinal coverage starting at 9:45am Friday.
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