Six wrestlers had top-three finishes for Mound Westonka High School at Wright County Conference Championships.
Wednesday, February 6
The Mound Westonka White Hawks wrestlers competed in the Wright County Conference Championships on Friday, Feb. 1, at Delano High School. The conference tourney was an individual format, where the top two wrestlers in each weight class earned all-conference, while third place finishers received honorable mention. The White Hawks entered eight wrestlers in the tournament, placing six in the top three and earning a fifth place finish overall. “I thought we wrestled the best tournament of the year, with six guys wrestling at or above their seeds;” said head coach Todd Munsterteiger. Winning conference championships were Sam Bennyhoff, Tyler Hebig and Bryan Tierney; while Ben Rogers was a runner-up. Drake Heath and Ryder Schmidt both …
Mound Westonka faces Class No. 7 ranked Delano in a Wright County Conference showdown tonight.
Gameday Mound Westonka (0-2, 0-2 Wright County Conference) vs. Delano (0-1, 0-1 Wright County Conference) Playmakers Bryan Tierney, Mound Westonka (Lineacker): Had 14 tackles in the season opener versus Hutchinson. Tynan O'Hara, Mound Westonka (Linebacker): Recorded 10 tackles versus Hutchinson. Cody Mathisen, Delano (Quarterback): Has contributed to 507 yards total offense and six touchdowns. Zach Checkal, Delano (Running Back): Has caught six passes for 114 yards coming out of the backfield. White Hawks win if... They can continue to improve on the defensive side. They allowed 20 points last week against Orono, their lowest total since October 9, 2009. Tigers win if... They can show off a varied offense attack with a quarterback who can …