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WRESTLING: B-H/V’s Turchin dominates in tournament


FRAZEE — Colin Turchin of Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale lived up to his No. 5 ranking in the Class 1A heavyweight division with a three-pin performance Saturday at the Frazee dual meet tournament.

Turchin earned two of his three pins in less than a minute and earned all-tournament honors. 

Teammate Dylan Koppendrayer finished 2-1 with two pins at the 215 weight class.

The Raiders went 0-3 with losses to 1A’s second-ranked Frazee, Fargo North and Bemidji.

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Becca Clemens
After graduating high school in 2004, I attended Central Lakes College in Staples, MN for 2 years where I got a diploma in Communication Art and Design. I then transfered up to Bemidji State University in, you guessed it, Bemidji, MN. In the spring of 2009, I graduated from BSU. Then in the fall of 2009 I got a job at Echo Publishing, a sister company to the Brainerd Dispatch.
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