College Recruiting: state champion Bastyr to Minnesota State University Mankato

Willie Bastyr of Lakeville South has committed to wrestling for Minnesota State University Mankato next season.

Bastyr is a three-time state placewinner. He won the Class AAA 152-pound title in 2019 as a junior. He placed third at 152 pounds as a senior and fourth at 152 pounds as a sophomore. As a freshman, he was a state entrant at 145 pounds.

Bastyr is No. 20 on The Guillotine’s latest Pound-For-Pound Class of 2020 Rankings.

He is projected to wrestle at 157 or 165 pounds for the Mavericks.

The Guillotine Wrestler Files
Willie Bastyr, Lakeville South
2020 MN HS State Tournament 3A 12th 152 3rd 38-6
2019 MN Christmas Tournament 3A 12th 152 3rd
2019 MN HS State Tournament 3A 11th 152 1st 41-3
2018 MN/USA Wrestling State FS Junior 160 2nd
2018 MN/USA Wrestling State GR Junior 160 1st
2018 MN HS State Tournament 3A 10th 152 4th 33-7
2017 Northern Plains Regional FS Cadet 152 3rd
2017 Northern Plains Regional GR Cadet 152 4th
2017 MN/USA Wrestling State FS Cadet 152 1st
2017 MN/USA Wrestling State GR Cadet 152 2nd
2017 MN HS State Tournament 3A 9th 145 DNP 21-7

Where are they going in 2020-21? Minnesota Recruits 2020-21

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