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Six Alexandria wrestlers head to state

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The Cardinals will have six representatives competing in the individual state wrestling tournament this weekend in St. Paul.

Dylan Kriese, Trent Piepenburg, Blake Olhausen, Dustin Neu, Mike Schluter and Justin Cumberbatch all qualified for state during a successful Section 8AAA tournament for the Cardinals.


The first round of the Class AAA individual tournament begins at 1 p.m. on Friday at the Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul.

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Blaze Fugina
Blaze Fugina is a sports reporter at the Echo Press. Before working in Alexandria, he graduated from the University of Wisconsin-River Falls in May of 2011. He previously worked as the community editor of the Mound Laker for more than a year. You can follow Blaze on Twitter at @BlazeFugina.
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