Ridge View takes sixth at wrestling sectional

Ridge View was sixth at the class 2A sectional tournament in Spencer Saturday. Two of Ridge View’s individual wrestlers advanced to the district meet at MOC-Floyd Valley High School in Orange City this Saturday at noon.

Individually, Ridge View’s best placing was by freshman Zander Ernst who was first at 132. Freshman Lucas Else was second at 106. The first and second place wrestlers at each weight class advance to the district tournament.

Ernst received a first round bye and followed up with an 11-6 decision over Bryson Blair of Spencer in the semifinals and a 13-6 decision over Hunter Abrahamson of Okoboji in the first place match. Ernst improved his season record to 30-10.

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