Feb 10

LIVE: Johnson Cruises to Finals with Fall Victory; Awaits Webster’s Cherry

By: Nathan Bloechl — nathanb@977thebolt.com

Webster, City Iowa — Humboldt’s Brandon Johnson has advanced to the finals this afternoon.

After winning last weekend’s sectional at Humboldt, Johnson continued his hot run, defeating Ballard’s Josh Detar in the opening round today via fall.

A senior, Johnson is now one win away from making his first trip to state and could do so by defeating James Cherry in the finalist round.

Cherry of Webster City, defeated Xavier Nichols of Southeast Valley.

145-pounder Joey Busse will wrestle Tanner Abbas first later this afternoon.

All the action can be heard on 97.7 The Bolt.