Paul Bunyan Wrestling: Six area wrestlers win championships
Six lakes area wrestlers captured championships in the 49th annual Paul Bunyan Invitational Saturday at Brainerd High School.
Cole Kubesh of Brainerd was champion at 120 followed by Pierz's Brandon Ortman (138), Koltan Eischens (160), Lane Girtz (170) and Teddy Dehler (220). Dustin Tabatt of Little Falls was champion at 285.
Foley won the team title, its sixth in the last nine years. Pierz was runner-up, Brainerd fourth and Little Falls eighth.
Final Team Scores: 1-Foley 205.5, 2-Pierz 188.5, 3-Frazee 163.5, 4-Brainerd 157.5, 5-Moorhead 136.0, 6-Mound Westonka 117.5, 7-Grand Rapids 112.0, 8-Little Falls 104.0, 9-Sauk Rapids-Rice 88.0, 10-Cloquet-Esko 67.0, 11-Edina 32.0