Beaman, Gibson qualify for NCAA’s

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. – St. Olaf wrestlers Garrett Beaman placed first at 174 lbs and Zach Gibson placed second at 285 lbs at the NCAA DIII Regional – West hosted by Augsburg College on Saturday morning.

St. Olaf OlesBeaman won over Jon Goetz of Wisconsin-Platteville in the 174 lbs championship match and is now 40-5 on the year with his only losses coming from Division II foes.

Zach Gibson fell to Donald Longendyke of Augsburg 4-0 in the 285 championship match.

Sameh Almousa placed fifth at 157 lbs with a win over Carter Focht of Wisconsin-Eau Claire.

2016 NCAA DIII West Regional results

The NCAA DIII Championships will be held on March 11 and 12 in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.

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