Oct 162011
 

Scott West state champion Michael Kroells has given a verbal commitment to attend the University of Minnesota and wrestle for the Gophers following his upcoming senior season.

Michael Kroells

Michael Kroells

Kroells is a three-time state place winner. He won the 215-pound Class AA state championship as a Junior. He was runner-up at 189 pounds as a sophomore and sixth at 189 pounds as a freshman. Kroells was a USA Wrestling Cadet Folkstyle National Champion in 2010. His current career record is 133-28.

Michael  is ranked as the 63rd overall senior recruit in the nation by InterMat.

Kroells was The Guillotine’s top 2011 Academic All-State wrestler with a perfect 47-0 season record, and a perfect 4.0 GPA.

Michael’s parents are Lori Kroells, Larry Kroells and Laura Cunningham and his coaches are Darren Ripley and Jerold Stauffacher.

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The Guillotine Wrestler Files
Michael Kroells, Scott West
2011 USA Wrestling Nationals FS Junior 215 DNP
2011 Northern Plains Regional GR Cadet 215 1st
2011 MN/USA Wrestling State FS Junior 285 1st
2011 MN HS State Tournament 2A 11th 215 1st 44-0
2010 Rumble on the Red 2A 11th 215 1st
2010 MN Christmas Tournament 2A 11th 215 1st
2010 USA Wrestling Nationals FS Cadet 215 3rd
2010 Northern Plains Regional FS Cadet 215 1st
2010 MN/USA Wrestling State GR Cadet 215 1st
2010 MN/USA Wrestling State FS Junior 215 1st
2010 USA Wrestling Nationals Folk Cadet 215 1st
2010 MN/USA Wrestling State Folk Cadet 215 1st
2010 MN HS State Tournament 2A 10th 189 2nd 42-4
2009 Rumble on the Red 2A 10th 189 5th
2009 MN Christmas Tournament 2A 10th 189 1st
2009 USA Wrestling Nationals FS Cadet 189 3rd
2009 MN/USA Wrestling State FS Cadet 189 1st
2009 MN/USA Wrestling State GR Cadet 215 1st
2009 MN/USA Wrestling State FS Junior 189 3rd
2009 MN HS State Tournament 2A 9th 189 6th 34-14
2009 USA Wrestling Nationals Folk Cadet 189 1st
2009 MN/USA Wrestling State Folk Cadet 189 1st

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