Holmen, G-E-T/Melrose-Mindoro wrestling finish competitive Day 1 of The Clash

Holmen and G-E-T/Melrose-Mindoro competed Friday morning at the La Crosse Center in the 19th edition of The Clash, one of the nation’s premier national high school wrestling tournaments.

The event features two days of competition, with Day 1 dividing the 32 teams into four brackets of eight teams. Both Coulee Region programs competed in the first bracket. Holmen took fifth in the bracket, with the Titans taking eighth.

The winners of the four brackets compete for the championship on Day 2.