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Wrestling: Eagles runners-up at West Central Tournament


BARRETT -- The New York Mills wrestling team finished runners-up out of a dozen teams at the West Central Area Grant County Tournament over the weekend.

Noah Pesola was the Eagles' only champion. He swept all his matches taking the 182-pound title needing only two matches to do so after receiving two byes. Pesola pinned Ben Barragan of Pelican Rapids at 2:33 in the semifinals and won a 5-2 decision over Fergus Falls' Gus Makovsky for the title.

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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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