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Jake Crosby leads BHS wrestlers

Jake Crosby posted a 4-1 overall record and captured third place at 125 pounds to lead Bemidji High School at this weekend's Paul Bunyan Invitational in Brainerd.

After winning twice on Friday Crosby lost Saturday's opener but he rebounded to win his next two matches. In the battle for third place Crosby edged Quade Zupko of Chisago Lakes 3-1 in overtime.

BHS had three wrestlers claim fifth, Brian Maas at 112 with a 3-2 record, Logan Crosby at 119 with a 3-2 record and heavyweight Alex Johnson who compiled a 4-2 record.

Colton Doty went 3-2 and finished seventh at 145 while Kade Johnson (152), Brenden Fredricksen (189) and Nick Maggert (215) each captured eighth.

Johnson was 1-3 on the weekend while Fredricksen and Maggert were 2-3.

Also wrestling this weekend were Tyler O'Beirne at 103 (1-2 record), Craig Maas at 130 (0-2), Ryle Masterson at 135 (0-2), Cody Thoring at 140 (0-2), Kody Craft at 160 (1-2) and Tyler Molitor at 171 (0-2).

Bemidji placed 10th in the 15-team field with 74 points. Foley took team honors with 240.5.

Pat Miller

Pat Miller is the sports editor at the Pioneer.

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