High School Milestones – Saturday, December 17, 2011

  • 200th Win – Cooper Moore, Jackson County Central, 12th, 170 lbs
  • 200th Win – Ben Morgan, Forest Lake, 12th, 132 lbs
  • 100th Pin – Michael Kroells, Scott West, 12th, 220 lbs
  • 100th Win – Cory Nelson, Becker, 160 lbs
  • 100th Win – Chris Boehmke, Lewiston-Altura/Rushford-Peterson, 12th, 152 lbs
  • 100th Win – Zack Kuhns, Maple River, 11th grade, 113 lbs
  • 100th Win – Cedric Citrowske, Canby, 12th, 152 lbs
  • 100th Win – Ian Mariner, Tracy-Milroy-Balaton/Westbrook-Walnut Grove, 11th, 160 lbs Continue reading

Chas Betts wins U.S. Open

2009 U.S. World Team member Chas Betts of the Minnesota Storm, the No. 2 seed, stopped unseeded Zac Nielsen of the Minnesota Storm in the finals, 1-0, 1-0. It was his first career U.S. Open title.

“I felt really good, the best I have felt in a couple of years, maybe ever in my Senior career. I didn’t give up a point today and didn’t lose a period. I felt really positive. To be completely honest, I felt I owed this to myself, because I have been putting in a lot of work,” said Betts. Continue reading at themat.com

Kimball on pace for big season

KIMBALL – Jordan Joseph is wearing some pretty gaudy wrestling shoes these days. They are teal with fluorescent green stripes, totally in contrast to Kimball’s blue and gold.

They’re a gift from a cousin and supposed to be good luck.

“They’re pretty sweet,” said a smiling Joseph, the second-ranked wrestler in the state in Class A at 160 pounds. Continue reading at sctimes.com