BECKER – The DC Chargers had a great section wrestling tournament, placing 11 of the 12 wrestlers they entered and sending five wrestlers to the Class AA State tournament.
Placing first was Prestin Bradley at 145, Beau Nelson at 170, and Jacob Schmitz at 182.
Placing second was Noah Halonen at 138, and Josh DeBoer at 195.
Jude Link just missed the big dance at 126, falling in sudden victory overtime 6-4 in a true second match.
It was the most wrestlers DC has sent to state since the 2010-11 season, when they sent five wrestlers as well.
The Class AA Individual State Tournament will be held Friday and Saturday at the XCel Energy Center in St. Paul. Wrestling starts at 9 a.m. Friday.