Published March 01 2012
Barnesville finishes sixth at star wrestling tournamentThe Barnesville wrestling team fell short of it's goal losing the Class A fifth-place match at the Minnesota state wrestling tournament this evening at the Xcel Energy Center.
Barnesville lost the fifth-place match 41-22 to Lake Crystal-Wellcome Memorial.
Barnesville's first-ever state title appearance had it's highs and lows. Barnesville dropped it's first match but rallied back in a thrilling 38-27 victory over Zumbrota-Mazeppa.
One of the teams bright spots was junior Stewie Brandt, who won three matches on the day.