Tellers claims conference title
Tommy Tellers won the title at 132 pounds in leading United North Central to runner-up honors at last Saturday’s Park Region Conference wrestling tournament at Osakis.
Tellers defeated Osakis’ Colton Waldvogel 12-1 in the championship match.
The Warriors had three wrestlers finish second. West Central Area’s Royal Crow edged Sam Tellers 3-2 for the title at 152. Royalton/Upsala’s Mitch Lange defeated Dylan Huttunen 5-1 for the title at 170. Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale’s Dillon Card edged Taylor Carlson 2-1 in three overtimes in the championship match at 220.
Also placing for UNC were Ben Johnson at 106 (third), Liam Cochran at 113 (sixth), Kade LaCoe at 126 (fourth), Logan Walz at 138 (sixth), Wyatt Puttonen at 145 (third), Tyler Eckman at 160 (fourth), Tanner Bacon at 182 (fourth) and Landon Oshie at 285 (fifth).
UNC compiled 156 points to edge New York Mills’ 155 for second place. Osakis won the team title with 158.50 points.