7/8 Goodhue NYWA Team, K-8 qualifiers wrestle today through Saturday

Some 7th and 8th graders are wrestling in this weekend’s NYWA State Wrestling Tournament held at the Mayo Civic Center in Rochester. The team is coached by Kendall Bigalk and Chad Otterness, and open with a familiar foe in Big Lake. Goodhue will wrestle 3 duals today and 2 duals tomorrow. Each day’s team session start at 1:30 p.m.

Goodhue’s lineup includes:

85 – open

95 – Bradyn Hinsch/Joel Breuer

105 – Travis Gadient

115 – Mariano Bigalk

125 – Kaleb O’Reilly/ Carter Danielson

135 – Kelby O’Reilly/Kaleb Stern

150 – Kodee O’Reilly

160 – Mason Huemann

HWT – Parker Berg


At 5:30 p.m. each evening, the individual state entrants will compete. 7th and 8th grade qualifiers include Mariano Bigalk (120), Kaleb O’Reilly (125), and Kelby O’Reilly (130).  In addition, there are two Goodhue qualifiers at the K-6 level: 3rd grader Derick Evenson and 6th grader Conor O’Reilly. Conor will open his round of competition on Friday and Derick on Saturday.

Good luck to the 7/8 team and all of Goodhue’s individual state qualifiers!