Fayette, Iowa — 12th-rated Minnesota State won six matches en route to a 19-13 victory over #20 Upper Iowa in Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference wrestling action in Fayette, Iowa Thursday night.
Senior Trenton McManus, ranked tenth in the nation at 125, now stands 3-0 for the season with a 3-1 decision over Kaden Anderlik.
Junior Brock Luthens earned a 4-3 win over Donny Schmidt in the 133 match and he now stands 2-1 for 2020-21.
Minnesota State junior Kolbe O’Brien decisioned ninth-rated Tate Murray at 141 by a 9-5 margin in staying perfect (3-0) for the year.
Two-time All-American Kyle Rathman earned a 10-1 major decision victory over Chance Throndson at 149 in staying undefeated (3-0) for 2020-21.
Third-rated Trevor Turriff won in overtime by a 3-1 margin over 12th-rated Myron Crawford and now stands 3-0 for the season.
The win gives the Mavericks a 3-0 overall record on the year and a 3-0 NSIC mark. Next action for Minnesota State is Jan. 28 with a road league dual at #1 St. Cloud State.
#12 Minnesota State 19 #20 Upper Iowa 13
125 #10 Trenton McManus (Minnesota State) decisioned Kaden Anderlik (UIU) (3-1)
133 Brock Luthens (Minnesota State) decisioned Donny Schmit (UIU) (4-3)
141 Kolbe O’Brien (Minnesota State) decisioned #9 Tate Murty (UIU) (9-5)
149 #2 Kyle Rathman (Minnesota State) major decision over Chance Throndson (UIU) (10-1)
157 #8 Chase Luensman (UIU) major decision over Cooper Siebrecht (Minnesota State) (11-3)
165 Michael Smith (Minnesota State) decisioned Scott Kellenberger (UIU) (9-6)
174 #3 Trevor Turriff (Minnesota State) decisioned #12 Myron Crawford (3-1 ot)
184 #8 Dalton Hahn (UIU) decisioned Dylan Butts (Minnesota State) (7-3)
197 Zach Ryg (UIU) decisioned Matt Blome (Minnesota State) (8-5)
285 Jordon Baumler (UIU) decisioned David Griffet (Minnesota State) (3-2)
133 Philip Ihde (UIU) major decision over Cole Gille (Minnesota State) (16-2)
141 Connor Manderfeld (UIU) decisioned Roman Gilbert (Minnesota State) (6-4)
149 Eric Faught (UIU) decisioned Kyle Cavanaugh (Minnesota State) (11-5)
149 Dalton Schams (UIU) decisioned Jerez Autridge (Minnesota State) (6-2)