Jun 232015

Logan Rinke, 24, of Dilworth passed away on Friday, June 19, 2015. He was a 2009 graduate of Dilworth-Glyndon-Felton. Rinke was a two-time state entrant at 285 pounds for the Rebels.

Visitation will be on Thursday, June 25, from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. with a prayer service at 7:00 p.m. at Dilworth Lutheran Church in Dilworth, Minn. The Funeral will be on Friday, June 26, at 11:00 a.m. at Dilworth Lutheran Church.

Obituary at wrightfuneral.com

Jun 222015

Dan Chandler (Minneapolis, Minn./Minnesota Storm) has been named 2014 Greco-Roman Coach of the Year by USA Wrestling. It is the seventh time in his career that Chandler has won this prestigious honor, the most of any Greco-Roman coach.

Chandler works as the state coach for Minnesota USA Wrestling, coaching athletes in the state on all age levels. He also coaches the Minnesota Storm club, which features many of the best Greco-Roman athletes in the nation. The Minnesota Storm is among the most successful club teams on the national level.

In 2014, the Minnesota Storm won the Div. II team title at the U.S. Open. He was the club coach for three members of the 2014 U.S. Senior World Team, including 2014 World bronze medalist Andy Bisek at 74 kg, plus Joe Rau at 80 kg and Jordan Holm at 85 kg. Continue reading at www.teamusa.org

Jun 202015

St. Olaf Head Wrestling Coach Sean Ahrar has announced five student-athletes that have given commitments to wrestle for the Oles next year.

“I am pleased to announce wrestlers in our 2015-2016 incoming class,” stated St. Olaf Coach Sean Ahrar. “A three-time state entrant and two-time placer, Garrett Beaman will provide an immediate and immense impact, and be a catalyst of success for the St. Olaf Wrestling Program. Older brother, Troy Beaman is one of the most impressive transfer student-athletes to come to St. Olaf. Bryant Ridgway of Trinity at River Ridge has a long and impressive success record.” Continue reading »

Jun 192015

Minnesota wrestlers Calvin Germinaro and Mason Hall make the list

YORK, Pa. – USA Wrestling has named the All-Tournament Teams in both Greco-Roman and freestyle for the 2015 Cadet National Duals, which were held last week.

To qualify for the All-Tournament Team, an athlete must go undefeated with a specific minimum number of matches during the specific tournament. Continue reading at www.teamusa.org

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