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Photo by Lori Mork: Although momentarily in trouble, Alexandria's Jacob Schiltgen (left) worked his way back into control for a pin against KMS' Simon Johnson on Saturday.

Alex wrestling: KMS takes Big Ole tournament title

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Despite having to forfeit at four weights, the Alexandria wrestlers picked up fifth place in their own Big Ole wrestling tournament Saturday, being led by runner-up finishes from three Cards.


"We had three wrestlers gain the finals," said head coach Tom Ellison. "Trent Piepenburg at 106, Gage Sonczalla at 152 and Justin Cumberbatch at 220.

"All three lost their championship match to finish in second place."

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