Cayden Howland

Iowa Falls-Alden's Cayden Howland - pictured at last week's district meet in New Hampton - is one of seven area wrestlers competing at the State Wrestling Tournament in Des Moines.

Seven greenbelt area wrestlers will begin their quest to reach the podium at Wells Fargo Arena when the 2020 State Wrestling Tournament begins Thursday in Des Moines.

Iowa Falls-Alden will send five grapplers, while AGWSR (1A) and SH-BCLUW (2A) each qualified one wrestler apiece.

Brody Hoversten

Brody Hoversten has won 30 matches for IF-A this season.

Jack Ites

Iowa Falls-Alden's Jack Ites is 16-3 entering this week's State Tournament.

Alberto Salmeron

Ranked sixth at 138 pounds, IF-A's Alberto Salmeron has built a 40-2 record this winter.

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Cayden Howland has won 34 of his 38 matches this season.

Riley Burke

Riley Burke (152) is the only IF-A wrestler with previous state experience. He finished seventh at 138 pounds last season.

Carter Kolthoff

Seventh-ranked Carter Kolthoff (106) is SH-BCLUW's only state qualifier this season.

Trey Lashbrook

AGWSR's Trey Lashbrook (120) will be looking for his third state medal this week.

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