State Wrestling pep fest (VIDEO)
Newspaper's sports blog will include state tournament updates
March 3, 2022
A rousing pep fest was held for the state tournament-bound Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa Jaguars wrestling team on Wednesday, March 2 at the high school. Students in grades 6-12 were in attendance, and the high school pep band performed before and at the conclusion of the pep fest. Now-retired Belgrade and B-B-E head wrestling coach Chuck Marks gave a special speech to the team and fans.
More coverage will follow in the March 10 issue of the Bonanza Valley Voice newspaper. A video is below featuring the individual state qualifiers.
Also, fans can follow the outcomes of the state individual tournament at the newspaper's Jaguars Sports extended coverage blog: https://bbejaguars.blogspot.com.
The state quarterfinal matches will start after 5 p.m. on Friday, and they will include all six B-B-E Jaguars who are competing in the individual tournament.
Update: B-B-E has five wrestlers still going in the state tournament on Saturday morning. Four of those five will wrestle in state semifinal matches: Ryan Jensen (126), Walker Bents (132), Blaine Fischer (152) and Ethan Spanier (220).