Bus Trip to NCAA DII Championships Being Offered from St. Cloud

A fan bus from St. Cloud to the upcoming 2013 NCAA Division II wrestling championships in Birmingham, Ala. is being offered through Holt Tour and Charter.

The bus will depart St. Cloud State University’s M parking lot at 6 p.m. on March 6 and arrive in Birmingham, Ala. in the late afternoon on March 7 in time for the NCAA championships on March 8-9.

The bus will then return home on the morning of March 10 and arrive back in St. Cloud early in the day on March 11.

The cost of the bus trip is $200 per person.

Hotel arrangements for those riding on the trip will be available at the Clarion Hotel-Birmingham Airport. The cost for the hotel is extra and you will need to arrange your own hotel reservation by calling 205-591-7900 and ask for the St. Cloud Takedown room rate. The hotel is located approximately 15 minutes from the wrestling venue.

The deadline for bus trip reservations is March 1. To register for a spot on the bus or for more information, please call Jerry Schmitz at 612-269-4521 (e-mail: jersmit@comcast.net) or Kurt Stelten at 320-309-7233 (e-mail: krstelten@stcloudstate.edu)

The SCSU wrestling team is currently ranked number one in the nation at the NCAA Division II level. The Huskies recently captured their third consecutive NCAA DII Super Region title and their second consecutive Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference championship in 2013. SCSU has qualified nine wrestlers for the upcoming NCAA Division II national championships next week and it ended the regular season with a perfect 21-0, 8-0 NSIC record.