Dec 082016

MOORHEAD, Minn. — Winning six straight bouts after an early deficit, the Augsburg College wrestling team rallied for a 25-12 dual-meet victory over Minnesota State University-Moorhead on Thursday evening at Alex Nemzek Hall.

Trailing 8-4 after three bouts, Augsburg’s middleweights turned the momentum around, scoring six straight victories, including three major-decision wins, to clinch the dual-meet victory. Continue reading »

Dec 082016

After spending last weekend in Las Vegas for the Cliff Keen Invitational, the Gophers return to Big Ten country to get their conference slate started on Friday night against Michigan State. Sparty is a familiar face for Minnesota when it comes to open up the Big Ten season. Michigan State has been the opening conference opponent for the Gophers four of the past six seasons during which the two have appeared on each other’s schedule. Minnesota hopes to continue its run of success in those matches (4-0) on Friday. Continue reading »

Dec 082016

The 157-pound redshirt junior beat five wrestlers to win a title in Las Vegas.

Jake Short wishes he could’ve wrestled against Oklahoma State.

The redshirt junior was planning all week on wrestling against the top-ranked team but found out his coaches had other plans.

On the day of the dual, Short’s coaches informed him he wouldn’t be competing, forcing him to sit out and watch the Gophers lose 34-3 on Nov. 27. Continue reading at

Dec 072016

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Augustana wrestling will host the Augustana Duals on Saturday, Dec. 10 with wrestling starting at 10 a.m. in the Elmen Center.

Teams competing in the Augustana Duals include: Augustana, Southwest Minnesota State, Truman State, Nebraska-Kearney, Morningside and Northwestern (Iowa). The Vikings will dual against each team except for Southwest Minnesota State. Continue reading »

Dec 072016

The tradition continues in Halenbeck Hall!

#1 St. Cloud State (1-0, 1-0 NSIC) is proud to host the 46th annual Holiday Inn and Suites Huskies Open on Saturday, Dec. 10 in the Halenbeck Hall Fieldhouse. The Husky Open will feature many of the region’s top NCAA Division I, NCAA Division II, NCAA Division III and NJCAA programs and athletes. Tickets for this event may be purchased at the gate on the day of the tournament.

The teams scheduled to participate in the Husky Open this year include St. Cloud State, Mary, Southwest State, Northern State, North Dakota State, South Dakota State, Northern Iowa, Minnesota, Augsburg, St. Johns, Ridgewater CC, Rochester Tech, Northland CC and Itasca CC. Continue reading »

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