Team season done, individuals next for RC/B wrestlers

Dominic Montgomery fought hard, but in the end lost by decision to his North Branch opponent in the first round of the Section Team Championships. Photo by Victoria Dahlin

Dominic Montgomery fought hard, but in the end lost by decision to his North Branch opponent in the first round of the Section Team Championships.
Photo by Victoria Dahlin

The season ended for Rush City/Braham wrestlers as a team Feb. 12 when the boys fell 62-18 to North Branch in the Section 7AA Team Championship preliminaries at North Branch Area High School.

Rush City/Braham was seeded No. 6 and North Branch, No. 3, in section south.

Next up, the Rush City/Braham wrestlers will compete in the Section 7AA Individual Wrestling Championships at Hibbing High School at 1 p.m. Friday, Feb. 22, and 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 23. The top two individuals in each weight class will advance to the state tournament, set for Friday, March 1 and Saturday, March 2 at Xcel Energy Center. Check for section updates on Scoreboard Plus at www.ecmpostreview.com.

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