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Shane Novak, left, was awarded for his 100th career victory earlier this season by Head Coach Eric Niemi. Novak joins Noah Pesola and Seth Hofland as Eagle representatives to state.

Eagles send three wrestlers to state


Three New York Mills wrestlers are headed to the individual portion of the 1A state wrestling tournament this coming weekend.

Shane Novak, 112 pounds, Seth Hofland, 152 pounds, and Noah Pesola, 171 pounds, will all be making the trip to St. Paul.

Novak took out Ottertail Central's Dylan Schwartz by fall at 1:41 and Stuart Brandt of Barnesville by major decision, 11-3, in the semifinals.

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Robert Williams
Robert has been the Sports Editor for the Focus since 2010 covering multiple state and national championship teams and is a mainstay at state tournaments each season covering the successful, athletic programs of Perham and New York Mills High Schools.
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