O-A/BC-IG qualifies three wrestlers for state

O-A/BC-IG will send three wrestlers to the class 2A state individual tournament at Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines this Thursday through Saturday. To qualify for the state meet wrestlers had to place first or second at the district meet in Sioux Center Saturday.

O-A/BC-IG seniors Kurtis Krager (120), Blake Anderson (195) and Tyler Anderson (220) are headed for Des Moines. Tyler Anderson won his weight class at the district meet while Krager and Blake Anderson both placed second.

Two other Falcon wrestlers competed at the district meet, but did not qualify for state. Sophomore Jake Nieman (113) and senior Ryder Meek (285) both placed third.

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