West's Ashworth, Vogel, Grems advance to wrestling nationals

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WILLMAR -- Four Minnesota West Bluejay wrestlers competed Sunday at the Region 13 National Qualifier in Willmar, and one finished in first place in his weight class.

Damon Ashworth was a champion at 165 pounds, winning two matches by fall.

Jacob Vogel was second at 141 pounds, going 2-1 with two falls.

Kyler Grems was second at 149 pounds, going 1-1 with a fall.

Ayden Rienhardt was 0-2 at 133 pounds and finished fifth.


Ashworth, Vogel and Grems will all advance to the NJCAA Nationals.

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