Totino-Grace wrestler Lance Benick back at No. 1

Apple Valley wrestler Bobby Steveson swiped the nation’s No. 1 ranking from Totino-Grace’s Lance Benick this past summer with a victory at the junior nationals in Fargo, N.D. He doesn’t have it any longer.

Benick, ranked No. 3 nationally to open his senior season, staked his bid to reclaim the nation’s top ranking at 195 pounds by defeating Steveson 3-2 in the championship match of the Minnesota Christmas tournament Saturday in Rochester. Continue reading at