FARGO, N.D. – Three North Dakota State University wrestlers earned top-eight finishes at the 2021 United World Wrestling Junior and Senior Nationals held April 30-May 2 at the Xtream Arena in Coralville, Iowa.
Brandon Metz placed third in the UWW Senior Greco-Roman division with a 5-1 record competing at 130 kg, Kellyn March placed fifth in the Junior Greco-Roman division with a 4-2 record at 60 kg, and Dylan Droegemueller was eighth in the Senior Freestyle division with a 3-3 record at 65 kg.
Eleven NDSU athletes represented the Bison Wrestling Club in competition.
2021 UWW Junior and Senior Nationals Results
UWW Senior Greco-Roman
130 kg Brandon Metz (5-1) 3rd Place
UWW Senior Freestyle
65 kg Dylan Droegemueller (3-3) 8th Place
70 kg Austin Braun (0-2)
74 kg Jared Franek (2-2)
79 kg Austin Brenner (4-2)
125 kg Brandon Metz (0-2)
UWW Junior Greco-Roman
60 kg Kellyn March (4-2) 5th Place
72 kg Michael Weber (0-2)
UWW Junior Freestyle
57 kg Ryan Henningson (2-2)
65 kg Zach Watts (2-2)
70 kg Gaven Sax (3-2)
79 kg Riley Habisch (1-2)
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