The 52nd annual Paul Bunyan Wrestling Invitational is scheduled to be wrestled Friday, Dec. 7, and Saturday, Dec. 8, at Brainerd High School.

Participating teams include the Brainerd Warriors, Bemidji, Chisago Lakes, Cloquet, Foley, Frazee, Grand Rapids, Little Falls, Moorhead, Mound Westonka, Pierz, Staples-Motley and White Bear Lake.

Bemidji is ranked sixth in Class 3A, Foley sixth in 2A, Grand Rapids 10th and Pierz 11th in 2A and Frazee seventh in 1A.

Friday, Dec. 7:

2:30 p.m., weigh-in and skin checks

4:30 p.m., championship Rounds 1 and 2

Saturday, Dec. 8:

8 a.m., weigh-in and skin checks

10 a.m., consolation rounds 1 & 2 followed by semifinals and consolation round 3 and consolation semifinals

4:30 p.m., Championship and third-place matches, fifth- and seventh-place matches

Tournament results will be posted at


Friday session: Adults $5, students $3

Saturday individual session: Adults $5; students $5

Saturday All Day: Adults $7; students $4

Tournament ticket: Adult $10, students $5