HOLDINGFORD'S TATE LANGE 160 CHAMPION Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa Jaguar "Early Bird" Invite PHOTO: Roger Mischke
Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa Jaguar "Early Bird" Invite PHOTO: Roger Mischke

We will include from the Central Lakes Conference: Sartell Sabres, Sauk Rapids Storm, St. Cloud Tech Tigers and Rocori Spartans. From the Granite Ridge Conference: Albany Huskies, Foley Falcons and the Becker Bulldogs moved from the Granite Ridge into the Mississippi 8 Conference. From the Central Minnesota Conference the Eden Valley Watkins Eagles, Kimball Area Cubs, Holdingford Huskers and now added the Paynesville Bulldogs. The Royalton/Upsala Royals have moved from the Park Region Conference into the Central Minnesota Conference.

We will bring you the individual results of the duals and Individual tournaments of all twelve teams, as well as the list of upcoming of events, current state ratings and conference standings. You can get more of your wrestling news and results at www.theguillotine.com and more info on our local teams on my blog site: https://minnesotamatrats.wordpress.com for more on Section and Conference previews and Bi-weekly columns thru out the season.


The Huskers earned fifth place with 107 points at the Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa Jaguars Early Bird Tournament to open their 2019-2020 season. They had eight wrestlers earn medals, including one championship, Junior Tate Lange earned the Huskers lone championship at 160 pounds. James Welle (145), Michael Miller (152), and Sam Harren (220) all earned third place. Brandon Doll (285) and Cohl Clear (120) both earned fourth place and Maxwell Secord (182) and Drew Lange (113) both earned fifth place.


The Storm opened their 2019-2020 season at the Faribault “Dick Shiels” Invitational. They earned sixth place with 91 points, behind a couple of the top ranked AAA teams in the state. The Storm earned six medals; Alex Diederich (106)  earned second place, Jared Spohn (132), Ben Gilbertson (160) and Hunter Farnick (220) all earned third places. Cole Ackerman (170) earned fourth place and Aden Rollins (195) earned fifth place. The Storm was with out a number of their starting wrestlers.

UPCOMING EVENTS (December 3rd Thru December 7th)

Tuesday December 3rd

Annandale/Maple Lake Tri (5:00)

Teams: Big Lake Hornets, ANML Lightning, Foley Falcons

Ogilvie Lions Tri (5:00)

Teams: Ogilvie Lions, Mille Lacs Raiders, Holdingford Huskers

Thursday December 5th

Becker Bulldogs Quad            (5:00)

Teams: Milaca Wolves, Chicago Lakes Wildcats, Rockford Rockets, Becker Bulldogs

Rocori Spartans Tri     (5:00)

Teams; Albany Huskies, Rocori Spartans, Little Falls Flyers

Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa Jaguars Tri (5:00)

Teams: Paynesville Bulldogs, BBE Jaguars, Kimball Area Cubs

Moorhead Spuds @ Sartell-St. Stephen Sabres        (6:15)

St. Cloud Tech Tigers @ Fergus Falls Otters                        (6:00)

Aitkin Gobblers @ Holdingford Huskers        (6:30)

Friday December 6th

Big Lake Hornets Tourney      (4:00)

Teams: Albany Huskiers, Big Lake Hornets, Kerkhoven-Murdock-Sunburg Fighting Saints, Minnewaska Lakers, Monticello Magic, New London-Spicer Wildcats, North Branch Vikings, Pierz Pioneers, Pine City/Hinckley Dragons, Sartell-St. Stephen Sabres, Zimmerman Thunder

Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City Falcons Duals  (4:00)

Teams: Alexandria Cardinals, Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City Falcons, Canby Lancers, Norwood-Young America Raiders, Paynesville Bulldogs, PIpestone Arrows, Tracy-Milroy-Balaton Panthers

Saturday December 7th

Saint Michael-Albertville Knights Tourney (9:00)

Teams: Benilde-St. Maragaret's Red Knights, Centennial Titans, Elk River Elks, Forest Lake Rangers, Irondale/Spring Lake Park, Orono Spartans, Perham Yellow Jackets, St. Cloud Tech Tigers, St. Michael-Albertville Knights, Sauk Rapid Storm, Waconia Wildcats, Willmar Cardinals

Chicago Lakes Wildcats Duals           (9:00)

Teams: Cambridge-Isanti Bluejackets, Chisago Lakes Wildcats, Foley Faclons, Hibbing Bluejackets, Kenyon-Wanamingo Knights, Little Falls Flyers, St. Croix Falls Saints

Andover Huskies Tourney      (10:00)

Teams: Andover Hukies, Chippewa Falls Cardinals, Kasson-Mantorville Comets, Mille Lacs Raiders, Minneapolis South Tigers, Minneapolis Southwest Lakers, North St. Paul Polars , Plainview-Elgin-Millville Bulldogs, Princeton Tigers, Rogers Royals, Royalton/Upsala Royals, St. Paul Como Park Cougars

Litchfield Dragons Tourney    (10:00)

Teams: Alexandria Cardinals, Eden Valley-Watkins Eagles, Hutchinson Tigers, DC/Litchfield, Milaca Wolves, Minneota Vikings, Monticello Magic, Rockford Rockets Totino Grace Eagles

Glencoe “Don Hall” Invitational                       (9;30)

Teams: Bold Warriors, Glencoe-Silver Lake/Lester Prairie Panthers, Howard Lake-Waverly-Winsted Lakers, Kimball Area Cubs, LeSueur-Henderson Giants, New Ulm Eagles, St. Clair Spartans, Trinity School at River Ridge Tri-Hawks, Wabasso/Red Rock Central Bobcats, Watertown-Mayer Royals, Windom/Mountain Lake , Zumbrota-Mazeppa Cougars


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