State runner-up James Berg of New Prague has committed to wrestling for Minnesota next season.
St. Cloud State interviews with wrestlers Josh Howk and Ben McPhail.
As a youth John Frisco was always a fan of the Minnesota Golden Gophers. Now, the Aberdeen Central senior is on his way to becoming a part of the program.
Frisco, the defending State A champion at 170 pounds, has verbally committed to attend the University of Minnesota and wrestle for one of the top teams in the nation. Continue reading at www.aberdeennews.com
Four Bison Wrestlers Listed
FARGO, N.D.–North Dakota State University was ranked No. 22 in the InterMat.com NCAA Division I Dual Meet Rankings released this week, while four Bison wrestlers were listed among the top 20 in the individual weight class rankings. Junior Hayden Zillmer was No. 10 at 174 pounds, senior Evan Knutson ranked No. 11 at 285, Josh Rodriguez was No. 13 at 125, and junior Kurtis Julson ranked No. 17 at 184.
Zillmer, Knutson and Julson are returning NCAA Championships qualifiers for the Bison, as the trio advanced to the national tournament last season. Knutson is a two-time qualifier.
Gopher Coach Brandon Eggum previews the Gophers’ starting lineup for the 2014-15 season.
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For the first time in 21 years, purple and gold will return to the wrestling mat.
The Falls School Board agreed Monday to add wrestling to its extra curricular lineup with the Minnesota State High School League. The decision prompted a round of applause, a few cheers and a standing ovation from wrestlers and their supporters.
“We won’t let you down,” Pete Benedix, who coaches the local Mighty Mustang wrestling team, told board members. Continue reading at www.ifallsjournal.com
Last week, Sidney senior Gresh Jones verbally committed to the University of Minnesota wrestling program – a program ranked first in the nation. It’s been Jones’ dream to wrestle in Minnesota, and his hard work on and off the mats have aided in that dream to become a reality.
“It’s been a life-long dream to go there. It’s been the biggest goal of mine to get to a D I school,” Jones said. Continue reading at www.sidneyherald.com
Preseason preparation for Gopher Wrestling is long and, at times, grueling. But every sacrifice is worth it to pursue a National Championship. The season has arrived.
St. Cloud State Coach Steve Costanzo provides a season preview for the Huskies.