Pierce County prep wrestlers aim for state tournament
Berths in next week's WIAA State Individual Wrestling Tournament are on the line for Pierce County wrestlers Saturday in individual sectional meets.
River Falls has 10 wrestlers in the sectional meet at Merill. They include 103 Kinneman, Nathan at 103 pounds, Peter Wolff at 112, Logan Cudd at 119, Austin Johnson at 135, Cam Loomis at 140, Adam Figi at 152, Josh Kinneman at 171, Tyson Bystrom at 189, Matt Linehan at 215 and Nick Johnson at 285.
Over at the Division 2 meet in Somerset, Prescott's Josh Farr will be competing for 103-pound title while Ellsworth is qualified in every weight class but 103. This includes Brent Stockwell at 112, Sam Huppert at 119, Roarke Langer at 125, D.J. Yarwood at 130, Austin Langer at 135, Zach Reister at 140, Levi Kuesel at 145, Tanner Eggenberger at 152, Noah McLay at 160, Parker Hines at 171, Cory Deiss at 189, Tyler HUnter at 215 and Nick Oeltjen at 285.
At the Division 3 meet in Osseo, Spring Valley-Elmwood will be represented by Brady Webb, taking aim at the 103-pound title and Justin Keenlyne at 125.
Take the links below to look at the different sectional brackets and pairings each wrestler is in. The top two in Division 1 and top three in Divisions 2 and 3 qualify for state.