The Valentine State Champion wrestling team held their post season award banquet Sunday evening. Several special awards were handed out including outstanding freshman wrestler, which went to Chase Olsen. Sophomore Caleb Long, junior DJ Stephen and senior Noah Eklund received outstanding wrestler in their grade. Overall outstanding wrestlers were Jordan Kelber and Gage Krolokowski. Most improved was Brody Benson and the Badger Heart award was given to senior Jared Fulton.
The Badgers won the team state title and dual team title this past season.