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Don Bosco qualifies 10 for state meet

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PARKERSBURG (KWWL) -- Don Bosco brought all 14 wrestlers to Saturday's district meet.  At the end of the day, 10 of them punched their ticket to the state meet at Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines.

Ben McMahon got the ball rolling at 119 defeating Matt Bertsch of Newman with a third period technical fall in the final.

Don Bosco 171 pounder Curtis Weber dominated both opponents beating Nashua-Plainfield's Clinton Deutsch by fall in the second period during the semifinal match, and then doing the same to Blake Rottink of Clarksville in the final.

In all, the Dons crowned 7 district champions, along with 3 runner-up finishes.

The state meet begins Wednesday in Des Moines.

Online reporter Mark Woodley

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