Saturday, Jan. 4, the Dragon wrestling team traveled to Hopkins High School for the 2020 Paul Bengston Individual Tournament. The Dragons placed seventh overall out of 12 schools. The Dragons also had some individuals stand out during the tournament. Captain Justin Matson placed third on Saturday, going 3-1 on the day overall. Another impressive individual was Jacob Lindahl who also placed third and earned the award for the fastest pin overall. Damion Torgerson and Levi Johnson, both ninth graders, placed 4th in a tournament of mostly juniors and seniors.
“They wrestled very well and turned a corner in their varsity experience,” said coach Milo Allen.
As the Dragons move into the heart of January, they will have a busy schedule with three events this coming week. Tuesday, Jan. 7 the Dragons were scheduled to travel to Proctor, Thursday, Jan. 9 they travel to Milaca and Friday Jan. 10 the Dragons will be at home wrestling Rush City/Braham.