Gopher Wrestling Banquet set for April 29

The Minnesota wrestling program will celebrate its 2011-12 season on Sunday, April 29, with the Golden Gophers’ annual awards banquet.

The banquet will be held at the Ramada Hotel (1330 Industrial Blvd, Minneapolis, MN 55413), beginning with a social hour at 5:30 p.m. Dinner follows at 6:30 p.m. with the awards program slated to get underway at 7:30 p.m. Cost of the event is $35 per person.

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Officials awards presented at State Boys’ Basketball Tournament

Wrestling official Rod Frost among honorees

Game officials play an extremely important role in high school sports. Without them there would be no games – it would only be “recess.” For two years now the Minnesota State High School League has implemented an extensive awards program, and at the 2012 State Boys’ Basketball Tournament two officials associations and eight individuals were recognized for their special efforts and accomplishments.

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