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STAPLES — Jake Bendson won all three of his matches as the Staples-Motley Cardinals placed fifth at the Don Dravis Invitational Saturday.

The Cardinals beat Browerville 49-16 and lost to Long Prairie-Grey Eagle 45-27 and Kimball 40-21.

Jordan Heldman and Drew Peterson each finished 2-0 for the Cardinals

Team scores: 1-Sartell-St. Stephen, 2-Kimball Area, 3-Quad County, 4-Long Prairie-Grey Eagle, 5-Staples-Motley, 6-Browerville

Staples-Motley 27, Long Prairie-Grey Eagle 45

Staples-Motley 21, Kimball 40

Staples-Motley 49, Browerville 16

Staples-Motley results

106: Eric Lisson 1-2

113: Alex Erpelding 1-1

120: Jake Bendson 3-0

126: Jake Swendsrud 1-1

132: Blake Miller 1-1, Braden Tyrell 0-1

138: Josh Becker 2-1

145: Tyler Pogreba 1-2

152: Josh Robben 0-2

160: Nick Jennings 2-1

170: Jordan Heldman 2-0

182: Drew Peterson 2-0

195: Devin Brown 1-1

220: Warren Japke 0-1

285:Warren Japke 0-2

Next: Staples-Motley hosts Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale and Pelican Rapids Thursday.

Denton (Denny) Newman Jr.
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