Aug 222014
 

Northland Community & Technical College Head Wrestling Coach Scott DCamp announced this week that the college has hired NCAA Division II national qualifier and two-time NJCAA All-American Travis Peralta as an assistant coach.

“We are thrilled to have Travis come home to Thief River Falls to help build the Pioneer Wrestling program,” DCamp said. “His experience at the junior college level and later at the division two level make him a huge asset for the program.” Continue reading »

Aug 192014
 

Fredy Stroker recently watched a replay of the Minnesota-Penn State dual meet from Feb. 9 broadcast on the Big Ten Network. The Bettendorf (Iowa) High School senior saw Dylan Ness of Minnesota pin Dylan Alton and electrify the Gopher faithful in Minneapolis. The Gophers would go on to defeat the Nittany Lions, 18-17, in front of 5,600 fans at the Sports Pavilion.

“I’m hoping to have a moment like that in the future,” said Stroker, a two-time state champion and three-time state finalist with a career record of 144-3. Continue reading at intermatwrestle.com

Aug 192014
 

Courtesy of J Robinson Wrestling Camps

ASHLAND, Ore. – James Howey has become the first athlete in the 38-year history of J Robinson Wrestling Camps to graduate from all four intensive camps in one summer—66 consecutive days of wrestling training and intense physical conditioning. He completed and graduated from the Iowa 10-Day Intensive Camp, the Pennsylvania 14-Day Intensive Camp, the Minnesota 28-Day Intensive Camp, and the Oregon 14-Day Intensive Camp. An incoming senior hailing from Pomona, CA, Howey put this quest in motion in the spring of 2014 following a life transformation due to his dedication to the sport of wrestling. Continue reading »

Aug 122014
 

MINNEAPOLIS — A solid recruiting and transfer class of 17 student-athletes are expected to join the Augsburg College wrestling team this fall, interim head coach Jim Moulsoff has announced.

Combined, this season’s recruiting and transfer class has combined to win six high school state championships and 18 state tournament placings in their careers, along with numerous junior and cadet wrestling honors. Two are college transfers. Continue reading »

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