The Minnesota Wrestling Coaches Association awarded five $1,000 scholarships this year. Any Senior who has wrestled at a Minnesota High School and is college-bound was eligible to apply.
Here are this year’s MWCA scholarship recipients:
Sean O’Neil is a member of the Prior Lake wresting team. He is the son of Kevin and Jane O’Neil, is coached by Joe Block and plans on attending either the University of Wisconsin Lacrosse, or Luther College.
Tyler Keller is the son of Terry and Sherry Keller and wrestles for coach Dennis Whitman at Medford High School. Tyler plans on attending Minnesota State University at Mankato.
Nick O’Brien is coached by Dave Droegemueller at Wayzata High School and plans on enrolling at NDSU. Nick is the son of John and Karen O’Brien.
Zach Zimmer, son of Jeff and Tammy Zimmer is a wrestler at Becker High School where he wrestles for coach Matt Aho. Zach is currently undecided on his college preference.
Taylor Carlson attends Sebeka High School where is a member of the United North Central wrestling team. Taylor is coached by Jacob Oyster and is the son of Brian and Kari Carlson. Taylor plans on attending NDSU.