YOUTH WRESTLING: Tiger youth wrestling competes at NYWA State Tournament

Photo courtesy of Marshall Area Wrestling Association Members of the Marshall Tiger K-6 youth wrestling team pose for a photo after competing at the NYWA State Tournament on April 4-7. The Tigers went 3-2 on the weekend, defeating Little Falls, St. Peter and Bemidji to earn an 11th place finish. Front row (L to R): Easton Strand, Callan Olson, Max Hall and Ripley Hook. Second row (L to R): Lincoln Christenson, Tyler Kraft, Colton Chandler, McCoy Marthaler, Levi Kraft, Keynan Coequyt and Dawson DeCamp. Third row (L to R): Aiden Mattison, Josh Kraft, Drew Chandler, Sean Griesse, Gavin Schaefer, Brayden Chandler, Tyson Louwagie, Andrew Stelter, Landon Marthaler and Kannon DePyper. Back row (coaches) (L to R): Gus Condezo, Nic Doeling, Dave Kraft, Jay Strand, Lee Louwagie, Randy Hook, Travis Christenson, Carey Mattison. Not pictured: Bryan Marthaler.

ROCHESTER – The Tiger K-6 youth team finished its season this past weekend. After finishing in third place at Regions, the Tigers earned a trip to State to face 32 of the best K-6 teams in the State.

The Tigers finished their State Tournament run with a 3- 2 record, defeating Little Falls 45-27, falling to STMA 14-58 and ending Day 1 of competition with a 55-18 win over St. Peter. Day 2 started with a tough loss to K-W 31-33, followed by a 41-36 win over Bemidji to take 11th place.

7th/8th Grade Individual State Placers:

Dylan Louwagie 2nd Place

Tate Condezo 5th Place

5th/6th Grade Individual State Placers:

Aiden Mattison – 4th Place

Josh Kraft – 5th Place

K-4th Grade Individual State Placers:

Levi Bullerman – 2nd

Keynan Coequyt – 2nd Place

Brayden Chandler – 3rd Place

Tyler Kraft – 3rd Place

McCoy Marthaler – 3rd Place

Colton Chandler – 4th Place

Cole Condezo – 5th Place

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