MORRIS – The MAHACA Wrestling banquet was sent out via email on Monday, and coach Kyle Rose presented team awards and recapped a few highlights over the season.
Most Takedowns – Ethan Lebrija (133)
Most Falls – Davin Rose (23)
Fastest Fall of the Year – Dalton Rose (11 seconds)
Most Wins – Ethan Lebrija (41) *New school record
Hustle Award (Tiger Award) – Dillon Nelson
Most Improved – Dallas Walton
Most Valuable Wrestler – Ethan Lebrija (Team-high 199 points)
Coach Kyle Rose wanted to thank and congratulate his seniors for everything they gave to the program and for all their success, including Colten Wohlers, Dillon Nelson, and Dalton Rose.
Coach Rose wanted to highlight Ethan Lebrija, Dalton and Davin Rose for qualifying for the state tournament, with Lebrija and Dalton Rose each taking third place at their weight.
Coach Eric Rose also wanted to highlight junior varsity wrestler Hunter Gibson who took second at the JV State Tournament. Hunter pinned every opponent he faced until the state finals.
The Tigers took third at the Dr. Brusian Morris Tournament, third at the Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa Invite, and third at the Grant County Tournament. The Tigers were sixth at Orono, 13th at Big Bear.