Section 8-2A Wrestling: Three Road Crew advance
PERHAM — Anthony Phillipson, Justin Mackenthun and Jared Adkins of the Pequot Lakes/Pine River-Backus Road Crew advanced to the championship match of their respective weight classes during the Section 8-2A individual tournament Friday.
Phillipson, the top-seeded 106 pounder, will face Antonio Ortiz of Sauk Centre/Melrose.
Justin Mackenthun will battle William Parks of Perham for the 182-pound title.
Jared Adkins will wrestle Detroit Lakes’ James Huwe for the 285-pound title.
106: Championship match: Anthony Phillipson (Pequot Lakes/Pine River-Backus) vs. Antonio Ortiz (Sauk Centre/Melrose)
120: Consolation bracket: Spencer Richards (PL/PRB) vs. TBD
126: Consolation bracket: Brandon Mager vs. Kolten Kuhlmann (Sauk Centre/Melrose)
132: Consolation bracket: Nate Adkins (PL/PRB) vs. Eddie Bushaw (East Grand Forks)
138: Consolation bracket: Triston Rubner (PL/PRB) vs. TBD
145: Consolation bracket: Dillon Nichols (PL/PRB) vs. TBD
152: Consolation bracket: Jace Loge (PL/PRB) vs. TBD
160: Consolation bracket: Nick Gravdahl (PL/PRB) vs. TBD
170: Consolation bracket: Ozzy Miller (PL/PRB) vs. TBD
182: Championship match: Justin Mackenthun (PL/PRB) vs. William Parks (Perham)
195: Consolation bracket: Chris Foster (PL/PRB) vs. Colton Milner (Roseau)
285: Championship match: Jared Adkins (PL/PRB) vs. James Huwe (Detroit Lakes)
Next: Pequot Lakes/Pine River-Backus in 8-2A tournament at Perham 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 22.