East Ridge wrestling: Raptors earn fourth place at Hopkins
East Ridge senior Reid Lyden made his way through a difficult field to finish fourth Dec. 28 at the Rumble on the Red tournament in Fargo, N.D.
Lyden beat Worthington’s Anthony Luft, a defending state champion in Class AA, 2-1 in a tiebreaker to reach the third-place match. There, Lyden fell to Cambridge-Isanti’s Travis Swanson 8-1 to finish fourth. Lyden lost to Foley’s Tyler Funk, last year’s runner-up to Luft, 12-0 in the quarterfinals.