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Park Rapids' Forrest Drury (from left), Ben Baumgartner and Brandon Ritter were looking to bring home medals from the state Class AA wrestling tournament.

Park Rapids wrestlers take different routes to reach state tourney

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Park Rapids' Forrest Drury, Brandon Ritter and Ben Baumgartner took different paths to reach the state Class AA wrestling tournament.


Drury entered the Section 8AA tournament at Fergus Falls as the No. 1 seed at 170 pounds, Ritter was the No. 2 seed at 220 and Baumgartner was the No. 3 seed at 120.

All three lived up to or exceeded their rankings to qualify for state.

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