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Eighth-grader Patrick Glynn leveled the opening match with Border West at 15 pinning Gage Cronen at 1:01. Glynn's pin was a pivotal momentum swing in the Perham victory.

Perham wrestlers fourth at Les Kertscher Dual Tournament

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The Perham wrestling team beat a testy Border West squad, 37-25, in the opening round of Frazee's Les Kertscher Dual Tournament before dropping duals to Minneota in the championship semis, 54-15, and the third place match with rival Frazee, 60-6, for a fourth place finish.


Josh Werner and Brandon Lueders had their hands full against state-ranked Border West opponents Mitch Andrews and Gus McCarthy. Their ability to stave off bonus points kept Perham in the match early.

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Robert Williams
Robert is the Sports Editor of Detroit Lakes Newspapers. Williams worked prior in Perham for the Focus, a Forum Communications newspaper, from 2010-14. 
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