Mar 022015

INDIANAPOLIS – The brackets for the 2015 NCAA Division II wrestling championships set for March 13-14 in St. Louis have been released. Southwest Minnesota State University had two individuals qualify for the championship by placing second at the NCAA Super Regional 3 championships held this past weekend in Mankato, Minn.

The championships will take place at Chaifetz Arena with Session I starting at 11 a.m. and Session II starting at 6 p.m. on Friday, March 13. The championship resumes on Saturday, March 14, with Session III at 10 a.m., with the finals starting at 7 p.m. Continue reading »

Mar 022015

INDIANAPOLIS – The NCAA announced brackets for the Division II Wrestling Championships that will be held in St. Louis, Mo. March 13-14. Augustana’s TJ North, Jayd Docken and Michael Lowman qualified for the national championships with their performances at the NCAA Super Region III Championships last weekend.

North (23-3) will take on Findlay’s Schuyler Phillips, Docken (27-4) will square-off with East Stroudsburg’s Tyler Richardson (18-8) and Lowman (29-11) will take on second-ranked Garret Grey (32-3) of Tiffin. Continue reading »

Mar 022015

Big Ten Wrestling Championships set for March 7-8 at Ohio State

ROSEMONT, Ill. – The Big Ten Conference announced the preliminary seeds for the 2015 Big Ten Wrestling Championships, which are set for March 7-8 at Ohio State. Six schools boast at least one top-seeded wrestler, with Iowa and Ohio State leading the way with three each. Iowa, Michigan, Nebraska, Ohio State and Penn State will bring a seeded wrestler in each of the 10 weight classes, while Illinois, Northwestern, Purdue, Rutgers and Wisconsin each boast a seeded grappler in nine classes.

The pre-seeds, as voted on by the conference’s coaches, rank the top eight wrestlers in two weight classes, along with all 14 starters in eight weight classes due to the Big Ten receiving eight or more NCAA Championships qualifier allocations in those classes. Continue reading »

Mar 022015

Pioneers crack top 25 at NJCAA Championships

Northland Community & Technical College sophomore Craig Williams attained All-American status with a seventh place finish at 197 pounds at the NJCAA Wrestling Championships held in Des Moines, Iowa, Feb. 27-28. Williams is the second Northland wrestler to earn All-American status in the program’s two year history.

“Craig had an outstanding tournament,” said Northland head coach Scott DCamp. “He peaked at the right time and beat a couple of higher-ranked opponents, which is what you have to do to reach the medal stand at nationals.” Continue reading »

Mar 012015

St. Cloud State University’s Clint Poster and Austin Goergen both brought home weight bracket championships from the 2015 NCAA Division II Super 3 Regional tournament, which wrapped up at Minnesota State University in Mankato, Minn. on Sunday, March 1.

Poster scored first place honors at 157-pounds thanks to a 1-0 victory over Derrick Weller of Lindenwood in the title bout. The victory improved Poster’s overall record to 36-0 in 2014-15. Poster started his day on March 1 with a 1-0 victory over Greg Hegarty of Maryville in the semifinal bout. Continue reading »

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