College Recruiting: state champion Steele to Augsburg University

Derek Steele of Sibley East has committed to wrestling for Augsburg University next season.

Steele is a two-time state finalist winning the 113-pound Class A title in 2020 as a junior. He was runner-up at 113 pounds as a sophomore and was a state entrant at 113 pounds as a freshman.

Steele has had success at the state level in both freestyle and Greco-Roman wrestling.

Steele is projected to wrestle at 125 or 133 pounds for the Auggies.

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Derek Steele, Sibley East
2020 MN HS State Tournament 1A 11th 113 1st 48-2
2019 Redwood River Riot 1A 11th 113 1st
2019 MN/USA Wrestling State FS Junior 113 2nd
2019 MN/USA Wrestling State GR Junior 113 2nd
2019 MN HS State Tournament 1A 10th 113 2nd 41-5
2018 Redwood River Riot 1A 10th 113 2nd
2018 MN/USA Wrestling State FS Cadet 100 2nd
2018 MN/USA Wrestling State GR Cadet 100 3rd
2018 MN HS State Tournament 1A 9th 113 DNP 34-17
2017 Redwood River Riot 1A 9th 106 6th

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