Chatfield Wrestling Takes State Title

Created: 02/28/2014 7:41 AM KAALtv.com

(ABC 6 NEWS) -- The Chatfield Gopher wrestling team is the best in the state after defeating Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City in the Class A state championship match Thursday evening.

The 3rd-ranked Gophers got off to a great start against the top-ranked Falcons.  Jared Goldsmith pinned his opponent in the 113 match.

Chatfield's Jake Mandt got the victory at 126 as well, 12-3 over Cameron Whitcomb.

The Gophers never looked back, taking the class A state title with a 38-22 victory, as well as handing A-C-GC its first loss of the season.

On the road to the title, Chatfield defeated Pierz 40-18, and 2nd ranked Frazee 38-19.

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Expires: 7/22/2014 7:00 PM