The North Branch wrestling team traveled and lost 39-30 to St. Francis Thursday, Dec. 13 and hosted and defeated Columbia Heights 55-24 Thursday, Dec. 20. The team took fifth place out of 16 teams in the Tom Keating Memorial Tournament at Foley Saturday, Jan. 5. The Gullotine revised its rankings Dec. 28, and continues to list the North Suburban Conference undefeated Vikings as “Lean and Mean”. Senior 195 weight class wrestler Zack Sundly moved up a notch and is now ranked ninth in the state. Sundly and Aaron Senne (132 weight class) both lost for the first time this season in the Foley tournament. The North Branch wrestling team will host the Irondale Knights at 7 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 10.