Results from recent Owatonna Junior High / Kids First wrestling events.


The OWA and OJHS/Kids First wrestling hosted the annual Stockwell Invitational tournament on December 6th.  There were 37 brackets this year, featuring competition between 11 teams and 197 wrestlers.  Owatonna finished second in the team race and crowned 9 individual champions.

Bracket Champions for OJHS were:

Blake West
Chase Dallman
Mattheus Vanderpoel
Matt Seykora
Andrew Frank
Kobie Kath
Dillon Sheehy
Jackson Weatherley
Trevor Schroeder

Team Standings:

Northfield – 301
Owatonna – 243
Austin – 222
Prior Lake – 220
Coon Rapids – 191
WEM/JWP – 164
Albert Lea – 148
Mankato East – 117
Mankato West – 104
Waseca – 65
Medford – 20



At Owatonna – The JH Wrestling Team hosted a Tri with Northfield and Mankato West. The match was at the High School with the JV and Varsity matches, all going on at the same time! Coach Millan said, “The kids really responded tonight!”

The JH Team, now 8-0, racked up some dominant wins! They got sweet revenge with a win over Northfield, 18-9 with 12 pins and also defeated Mankato West 18-1 with 11 pins!

On Saturday (December 13), Owatonna will send out 2 teams to separate tournaments. One team will go to the Elk River Duals for a team tournament and the other half of the team will go to the Medford Open Individual Wrestling Tournament.