Five Jaguars advance to state
The No. 9-ranked Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa Jaguars wrestling team had a strong showing at the Section 5A individual tournament on Saturday, February 23 at the Minnewaska Area high school. Of the 14 wrestlers in action, 11 earned medals with a top-six showing or better. Five Jaguars also punched tickets to the state wrestling tournament.
Advancing to state are the following wrestlers: Blaine Fischer, Canon Swanson, Tyler Bents, Walker Bents and Tyler Jensen. They begin action at Xcel Energy Center on Friday, March 1.
More coverage appeared in the February 28 issue of the Bonanza Valley Voice newspaper.