St. Cloud State University redshirt freshman Clint Poster (Pierz, Minn.) has been selected as the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference’s Wrestler of the Week after his 4-0 performance at the Grand Canyon Duals on Jan. 5 in Phoenix, Ariz.
Poster opened the action out west with a fall at 2:24 against Western State’s Shawn Seppala at 157-pounds. The fall helped the #4 ranked Huskies gain a 38-3 win over Western State. In second round action at the GC Duals, Poster added an 8-3 victory over #14 Colorado Mesa’s Telbe Storbeck. The Huskies went on to win the match by a 32-3 tally over #14 ranked Colorado Mesa.
In the third round of competition, Poster charted a 3:30 fall against California Baptist’s Paul Miller. SCSU scored a 33-9 victory in the match against CBU. To complete the tournament, Poster scored his third fall of the day with a pin at 4:52 against Colorado Mines’ John Crowley. As a team, SCSU defeated Mines by a 39-6 score.
Poster is 17-1 this season for the Huskies at 157-pounds. He is the son of Karen and Kevin Poster of Pierz and he is a 2011 graduate of Pierz-Healy High School.
The #4 ranked Huskies will travel to the 2013 NWCA Division II National Duals on Jan. 12-13 in Springfield, Ill. SCSU is the defending NWCA Division II National Duals champion!