Published March 02 2012
Moorhead duo win in first round at state wrestling tourneyMoorhead duo Joe Carpenter and Chase Morlock picked up first round victories in the Class 3A individual competition at the Minnesota state wrestling tournament at the Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul, Minn.
Morlock, a junior, won his opening match 9-2 improving to 38-4 this season.
Carpenter, also a junior, made quick work of his opponent with a pin in 1:35.
Their teammates - Kenny Mark, Jacob Rositas and A.J. Wheeler - suffered first-round defeats.