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Jensen Earns Berth On Iowa Junior National Team

By Staff | Jun 16, 2009

TO?WRESTLE?AT?JR?NATIONALS - Michael Jensen, top, of Graettinger/Terril, will wrestle for the Iowa AAU?Junior National Team in next month’s AAU?Junior Nationals in Fargo, ND. Jensen qualified for the Iowa AAU?team after competing in several Freestle and Greco-Roman tournaments this Spring. -- Dan Voigt photo

GRAETTINGER – A member of the Graettinger/Terril Knights wretsling team will be competing later this summer in the 2009 AAU?Junior Nationals.

Michael Jensen, the son of Kevin and Tami Jensen of Graettinger, earned a roster position on the 2009 Iowa AAU?Junior National Wrestling Team following his participation in numerous Freestyle and Greco-Roman tournaments this Spring.

In the 2009 Iowa High School State Wreslting Tournament, Jensen earned a fifth place finish at 145 pounds for Graettinger/Terril’s Knights and Coach Cody Alesch. Jensen will be a senior this coming school year at Graettinger/Terril.

The 2009 Junior Nationals will be held in July at the University of North Dakota in Fargo.