College Recruiting: three-time state champion Pickell to Augsburg University

Charlie Pickell of Mankato West has committed to wrestling for Augsburg University next season.

Pickell is a three-time state champion and a five-time finalist. He won the Class AA 132-pound title in 2020 as a senior, the 113-pound title as a freshman, and the 106-pound title as an eighth-grader. He was runner-up at 132 pounds as a junior and at 126 pounds as a sophomore.

Pickell was a two-time Rumble on the Red Tournament champion and four-time finalist. He was a three-time Redwood River Riot Tournament champion.

Pickell is No. 2 on The Guillotine’s latest Pound-For-Pound Class of 2020 Rankings.

He is projected to wrestle at 133 pounds for the Auggies.

The Guillotine Wrestler Files
Charlie Pickell, Mankato West
2020 MN HS State Tournament 2A 12th 132 1st 43-2
2019 Rumble on the Red 2A 12th 132 1st
2019 Redwood River Riot 2A 12th 132 1st
2019 NHSCA Nationals 2A 11th 132 2nd
2019 MN HS State Tournament 2A 11th 132 2nd 47-2
2018 Rumble on the Red 2A 11th 132 1st
2018 Redwood River Riot 2A 11th 132 1st
2018 MN HS State Tournament 2A 10th 126 2nd 47-3
2017 Rumble on the Red 2A 10th 126 2nd
2017 Redwood River Riot 2A 10th 126 1st
2017 USA Wrestling Nationals FS Cadet 126 8th
2017 Northern Plains Regional FS Cadet 132 3rd
2017 Northern Plains Regional GR Cadet 132 1st
2017 MN HS State Tournament 2A 9th 113 1st 38-4
2016 Rumble on the Red 2A 9th 113 2nd
2016 MN HS State Tournament 2A 8th 106 1st 40-2
2015 Redwood River Riot 2A 8th 106 4th

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