Wrestling: Holdingford narrowly misses out on title at Rogers Royal Rumble

Holdingford narrowly missed out the title at Saturday’s Rogers Royal Rumble, finishing second behind the host Royals.

The Huskers advanced to the finals with a 49-21 victory over Mille Lacs Area and a 37-37 win by criteria over Blaine, before falling 39-34 to Rogers.

Holdingford was led by six wrestlers that went a perfect 3-0 in the tournament, including senior Kyle Gerads, juniors Jamey Koetter, Zach Scott, Jacob Knettel and Nathan Brinker and freshman Aaron Maleska.