Bismarck’s Ryan Blees, left, grapples with Michigan’s Logan Massa during their 160-pound junior freestyle championship match at the USA Wrestling Tournament on Saturday.
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Bismarck’s Blees captures another national championship for North Dakota
Fargo - North Dakota went nearly two decades without winning a national freestyle title.
That was until Bismarck High School graduate Ryan Blees came along. Blees won the USA Wrestling Junior freestyle national title at 152 pounds last year and came back and won the freestyle national title at 160 pounds Saturday at the Fargodome.
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