The individual competition of the State Wrestling Tournament is scheduled for March 1-2 at the Xcel Energy Center in downtown St. Paul.
Session three — all first rounds: Friday, March 1, 9 a.m.; session four — all championship quarterfinals and wrestlebacks: Friday, March 1, 4 p.m.; session five — all consolation quarterfinals, all championship semifinals and all consolation semifinals: Saturday, March 2, 9:30 a.m.; session six — all individual third- and fifth-place matches, all individual championships (awards following matches): Saturday, March 2, 4 p.m.
School Space Media will live-stream every match; there is no charge for viewing. Find the stream at www.prepspotlight.tv.
Tickets are $16 for adults and $10 for students per single session or $30 for adults and $18 for students per daily pass. There are also season books available (includes the team tournament) at a cost of $90 for adults and $54 for students. Ticket box offices open at 8 a.m. each day.
Results will be posted on www.mshsl.org. Follow the tournament on the league’s facebook page and on Twitter at @MSHSL and @MSHSLJohn.
Local wrestlers participating this year
Class A: 138 pounds — Medalist Mark Buringa (18-1) of St. Charles, runner-up at 132 pounds; 145 pounds — Kyle Cavanaugh (36-0) of Caledonia/Houston, who won at 138 pounds last year, is the highest returning qualifier, and has the only perfect record.
Class AAA: 113 pounds — returning medalist Ryan Hemingson (42-1) of Winona/Cotter, third at 106 pounds