Freshman contingent places 6th at 9th Grade State tourney
The Cambridge-Isanti wrestlers went 3-1 last weekend as the season winds down. The Bluejackets’ final regular-season meet will be the team’s “Senior Night” Feb. 10 against visiting Becker.
On Feb. 4, the C-I boys rolled past host Princeton 59-12 in a Mississippi 8 dual. On Saturday, the Jackets had a mix of wrestlers available for the Anoka Duals where the varsity went 2-1, with JV wrestlers also wrestling on an “All-Star” squad.
Cambridge-Isanti, ranked 5th in Class AAA, opened with a 41-21 win over Section 7AAA partner Anoka before falling to Class AA 9th-ranked New London-Spicer 39-34 in the semifinals. The Jackets bounced back with a 45-24 win over Grand Rapids in the 3rd-place match.
Jackets 6th at 9th Grade State
A contingent of Bluejacket freshmen placed 6th at the 9th Grade State tournament hosted at Champlin Park, also on Saturday. Tanner Torgerson placed 3rd at 119 to lead the C-I group. Also placing at State were: Reegan Lane (4th at 130), Kyle Chromey (4th at 171), Dakota Johnson (5th at 189) and James Frederickson (8th at 125).
St. Michael-Alb. 8-0, 26-4; Monticello 6-1, 19-2; Cambridge-Isanti 5-2, 18-4; Becker 5-2, 11-7; Zimmerman 2-5, 6-13; Rogers 2-5, 5-8; Big Lake 2-4, 4-6; Princeton 1-5, 9-11; Buffalo 0-7, 4-14.
7AAA Leaders: St. Michael-Alb. 26-4; Cambridge-Isanti 18-4; Forest Lake 18-6; Coon Rapids 14-4; St. Francis 14-12.
RC-B Tigers head to GRC finals
Rush City-Braham wrestlers are gearing up for their final regular-season action this Friday. The Great River Finals will be hosted by Mille Lacs at Onamia, with All-Conference honors on the line.