Warriors move on to wrestling district

A trio of Alta-Aurelia wrestlers, Nick Gaes at 220 pounds; Alex DeRoos at 182 pounds and Brandon Mier at 195 pounds,  advanced from the sectional round at MAVOCOU to district competition at Sibley-Oceyedan Feb. 9 in the class 1A sectional Feb. 2.

Gaes and DeRoos were champions and Brandon Mier placed second. The Warriors placed fourth in team standings with 151 points.

The three will vie at for spots in the state meet, which is Feb. 14-16 in Des Moines.

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