Cardinals wrestlers get seed #5 for the Class AAA state wrestling tournament
WILLMAR - The Willmar Cardinals received the No. 5 seed for the Class AAA state wrestling tournament and will meet No. 4 Hastings in the first round at 9 a.m. Feb. 27 at the Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul.
The Willmar-Hastings winner would almost certainly face No. 1 seed Apple Valley.
The Cardinals are in the team tournament for a third straight year but the first time seeded. All three rounds in A, AA and AAA will be completed in one day.
Here is the Class AAA team matchups:#1 Apple Valley vs Maple Grove (Drawn in)#4 Hastings vs #5 Willmar#3 Prior Lake vs Tartan (Drawn in)#2 St. Michael Albertville vs Moorhead (Drawn in)