Celebrating 75 years of wrestling

Program began in 1947 and is among most successful in the state

Blue Earth’s wrestling program began in 1947 and on Saturday, Aug. 6, the Buc Wrestling Boosters held a banquet to celebrate the 75th anniversary of Buccaneer wrestling.

In addition to a golf tournament, a social hour and banquet were held at Riverside Town and Country Club.

Guest speakers at the event, which was emceed by Steve Frederickson, included two past Buc State champs. Ron Malcolm, who won a title in 1951, and A.B. (Albert) Russ, who was a two-time champion in 1956 and 1957, shared stories from the early years of the program. Continue reading at faribaultcountyregister →

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