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Rosewall a champion

Thursday, April 8, 2010

Michael Rosewall
Two of the nine Aurelia Junk Yard Dogs placed at the AAU state wrestling tournament on March 27 & 28 at Vets Auditorium in DesMoines, including Michael Rosewall who went undefeated to win the Class C 215-pound bracket, and Skyler Solko placed 8th in the Class B 90-pound bracket. Rosewall had a bye the first round, then pinned his opponents in rounds 2 and 3 in 1:27 and 2:58 to advance into the finals. Then he won his first match with another fall in 1:07 to make it into the championship match. The championship match was a replay of districts championship match with Austin Rohrs of Granville. At the end of the 3rd period it was tied 7-7. Rosewall got a take down in overtime to win the state championship. Skyler Solko also wrestled well, winning 3 matches and losing 1 to advance into finals on Sunday. He then lost 2 matches to place 8th overall. Photo contributed

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