State 2A wrestling seeds announced
The seeds and match-ups have been announced for the 2013 Class 2A State wrestling team tournament, which will take begin at 9 a.m., Thursday, Feb. 28, at Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul.
Four teams return from the 2012 state tournament: Kasson-Mandorville, Perham, Simley and Foley.
Kasson-Mandorville is the No. 1 seed and will wrestle Perham in the quarterfinals. The two teams met in the quarters last year with Kasson-Mandoville winning 43-10.
No. 2 Simley, the defending champions, faces Chisago Lakes.
No. 3 Foley will take on Totino Grace. Foley defeated Kasson-Mandorville last year for a third place finish.
The final quarterfinal pits No. 4 New Prague versus No. 5 Adrian.
Last season, Perham lost its second match in the consolation semis to Milaca/Faith Christian 32-26.
State team wrestling tickets will go on sale at 8 a.m. on Monday, Febr. 25 at the ALC Building located at 520 1st Ave. So. Tickets will be sold on Monday and Tuesday until 4 p.m.