Burnsville, Minn. — Minnesota State’s Louie Sanders has been named Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Wrestler of the Week.
Sanders, who wrestles at 141, stands 10-2 for 2018-19 in helping the ninth-rated Mavericks to a pair of dual wins last week. The Truman, Minn., native earned an 8-6 victory over fifth-rated Kyle Roth of Northern State as Minnesota State downed the 25th-rated Wolves 25-9 last Friday. He also earned a 5-4 decision over Jordan Biehn in Saturday’s 22-9 victory over Southwest Minnesota State.
The Mavericks, who stand 6-1 overall (4-0 NSIC) for 2018-19, host the University of Mary Thursday in their last home action of year.