WEB EXTRA: State Wrestling Team Championships

Updated: 02/28/2014 2:50 PM KSTP.com By: Nick Tabbert

Apple Valley won its ninth-straight title Thursday night at the Xcel Energy Center.
Apple Valley won its ninth-straight title Thursday night at the Xcel Energy Center.
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Highlights from Thursday's Minnesota boy's state wrestling team championships at the Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul. Apple Valley won the Class AAA title, Simley beat Scott West for the Class AA title, and Chatfield won the Class A title.

Apple Valley (32-0) earned its ninth-straight title by blowing out Prior Lake 56-9 in the finals.

Simley (25-3) won its sixth title in seven years, beating Scott West 33-21.

The Chatfield Gophers beat top-ranked Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City to complete a 26-1 season. Chatfield jumped out to a 23-3 lead early and never looked back.

The individual champions will be decided Friday night at the Xcel Energy Center.