2021 NCAA Division I Championships Session 1 Update

Minnesota Area wrestlers competing at the 2021 NCAA Division I National Championships on March 18-20, 2021 in St. Louis, Missouri.

Next up – Session 2 at 5:00 pm CST. – Thursday, March 18

Championship Round 1 Results

Minnesota
125 – #15 Patrick McKee (Minnesota) dec. #18 Noah Surtin (Missouri) 15-8
133 – #10 Louie Hayes (Virginia) dec. #23 Boo Dryden (Minnesota) 5-2
141 – #5 Dom Demas (Oklahoma) dec. #28 Marcos Polanco (Minnesota) 6-2
149 – #14 Michael Blockhus (Minnesota) maj. dec. #19 Casey Cobb (Navy) 10-0
157 – #6 Brayton Lee (Minnesota) dec. #27 Connor Brady (Virginia Tech) 2-0
165 – #9 Luke Weber (North Dakota State) dec. #24 Andrew Sparks (Minnesota) 8-5
174 – #9 Donnell Washington (Indiana) dec. #24 Jake Allar (Minnesota) 5-3
184 – #17 Owen Webster (Minnesota) dec. #16 Max Lyon (Purdue) 5-3
285 – #1 Gable Steveson (Minnesota) fall Taye Ghadiali (Campbell) 1:27

South Dakota State
125 – #11 Dylan Ragusin (Michigan) dec. #22 Daniel Vega (South Dakota State) 13-10
133 – #14 Zach Price (South Dakota State) dec. #19 Chance Rich (CSU Bakersfield) 4-2 SV-1
141 – #15 Clay Carlson (South Dakota State) dec. #18 Parker Filius (Purdue) 7-6
157 – #18 Cade DeVos (South Dakota State) dec. #15 Chase Saldate (Michigan State) 3-1
197 – #13 Tanner Sloan (South Dakota State) dec. #20 Max Shaw (North Carolina) 4-2

North Dakota State
157 – #8 Jared Franek (North Dakota State) dec. #25 Parker Kropman (Drexel) 5-2
165 – #9 Luke Weber (North Dakota State) dec. #24 Andrew Sparks (Minnesota) 8-5
197 – #31 Owen Pentz (North Dakota State) fall #2 Eric Schultz (Nebraska) 4:51
285 – #11 Zach Elam (Missouri) maj. dec. #22 Brandon Metz (North Dakota State) 11-0

Minnesota Connections
149 – #15 Griffin Parriott (Purdue) dec. #18 Jarrett Degen (Iowa State) 10-7
157 – #12 Brady Berge (Penn State) maj. dec. #21 Andrew Cerniglia (Navy) 12-4
165 – #14 Peyton Robb (Nebraska) dec. #19 Gerrit Nijenhuis (Purdue) 4-1
184 – #8 Taylor Venz (Nebraska) tech fall #25 Matthew Waddell (Chattanooga) 19-0, 5:15
197 – #3 Kordell Norfleet (Arizona State) maj. dec. #30 Trey Rogers (Hofstra) 12-3
285 – #9 Greg Kerkvliet (Penn State) tech fall #24 Johnathan Birchmeier (Navy) 18-0, 2:18

Advancing to the Championship Round of 16

Minnesota
125 – #15 Patrick McKee (Minnesota) vs #2 Sam Latona (Virginia Tech)
149 – #3 Brock Mauller (Missouri) vs #14 Michael Blockhus (Minnesota)
157 – #11 Jacori Teemer (Arizona State) vs #6 Brayton Lee (Minnesota)
184 – #1 Aaron Brooks (Penn State) vs #17 Owen Webster (Minnesota)
285 – #1 Gable Steveson (Minnesota) vs #17 Wyatt Hendrickson (Air Force)

South Dakota State
133 – #3 Korbin Myers (Virginia Tech) vs #14 Zach Price (South Dakota St)
141 – #15 Clay Carlson (South Dakota St) vs #2 Nick Lee (Penn State)
157 – #18 Cade DeVos (South Dakota St) vs #2 Hayden Hidlay (NC State)

North Dakota State
157 – #9 Kendall Coleman (Purdue) vs #8 Jared Franek (North Dakota St)
165 – #9 Luke Weber (North Dakota St) vs Shane Griffith (Stanford)
197 – #15 Michael Beard (Penn State) vs #31 Owen Pentz (North Dakota St)

Minnesota Connections
149 – #15 Griffin Parriott (Purdue) vs #2 Austin O’Connor (North Carolina)
157 – #5 Kaleb Young (Iowa) vs #12 Brady Berge (Penn State)
165 – #3 Jake Wentzel (Pittsburgh) vs #14 Peyton Robb (Nebraska)
184 – #9 Jeremiah Kent (Missouri) vs #8 Taylor Venz (Nebraska)
285 – #9 Greg Kerkvliet (Penn State) vs #8 Jordan Wood (Lehigh)

Dropping to the Consolations

Minnesota
133 – #26 Darren Miller (Bucknell) vs #23 Boo Dryden (Minnesota)
141 – #28 Marcos Polanco (Minnesota) vs #12 Grant Willits (Oregon State)
165 – #24 Andrew Sparks (Minnesota) vs #25 Jake Tucker (Michigan State)
174 – #24 Jake Allar (Minnesota) vs Cody #25 Surratt (Air Force)

South Dakota State
125 – #22 Daniel Vega (South Dakota St) vs #27 Gage Curry (American)

North Dakota State
285 – #22 Brandon Metz (North Dakota St) vs #27 Zachary Knighton-Ward (Hofstra)

Minnesota Connections
197 – #32 Logan Andrew (Chattanooga) vs #30 Trey Rogers (Hofstra)

Team Scores

1 Iowa 19.0
2 Penn State 17.0
3 Missouri 14.0
4 Arizona State 13.0
4 NC State 13.0
6 Oklahoma State 12.5
7 Michigan 12.0
8 Nebraska 11.5
9 Virginia Tech 9.0
10 Minnesota 8.0
10 Northern Iowa 8.0
12 Central Michigan 7.0
12 Northwestern 7.0
12 Pittsburgh 7.0
15 Lehigh 6.0
15 Navy 6.0
15 Ohio State 6.0
15 Wyoming 6.0
19 Michigan State 5.0
19 North Dakota State 5.0
19 Purdue 5.0
19 Virginia 5.0
19 West Virginia 5.0
19 Wisconsin 5.0
25 Cal Poly 4.5
25 Utah Valley 4.5
27 Rutgers 4.0
27 South Dakota State 4.0
29 Air Force 3.0
29 Campbell 3.0
29 Illinois 3.0
29 Indiana 3.0
29 Iowa State 3.0
29 Kent State 3.0
29 North Carolina 3.0
29 Stanford 3.0
37 Northern Illinois 2.0
37 Oklahoma 2.0
37 Rider 2.0
40 Appalachian State 1.0
40 Army West Point 1.0
40 Binghamton 1.0
40 Bloomsburg 1.0
40 Bucknell 1.0
40 Fresno State 1.0
40 Gardner-Webb 1.0
40 Hofstra 1.0
40 Northern Colorado 1.0
40 Ohio 1.0
40 Oregon State 1.0
51 American 0.0
51 Buffalo 0.0
51 Chattanooga 0.0
51 Clarion 0.0
51 Cleveland State 0.0
51 Csu Bakersfield 0.0
51 Drexel 0.0
51 Duke 0.0
51 Edinboro 0.0
51 Little Rock 0.0
51 Sacred Heart 0.0
51 SIU Edwardsville 0.0
51 Test Team 0.0
51 The Citadel 0.0