College Recruiting: two-time state champion Handevidt to Augustana University

Payton Handevidt of Jackson County Central has signed a Letter of Intent to wrestle for Augustana University in 2022.

Handevidt is a three-time state placer and a two-time state champion. He won the Class A 152-pound title in 2021 as a junior and the 145-pound title in 2020. He was sixth at 120 pounds as a freshman.

He is No. 9 on The Guillotine’s latest Pound-For-Pound Class of 2022 Rankings.

Handevidt is projected to wrestle at 165 pounds for the Vikings.

The Guillotine Wrestler Files
Payton Handevidt, Jackson County Central, 2022
2021 MN/USA Wrestling State FS Junior 160 3rd
2021 MSHSL State Tournament 1A 11th 152 1st 42-0
2020 MSHSL State Tournament 1A 10th 145 1st 48-4
2019 Rumble on the Red 1A 10th 138 8th
2019 USA Wrestling Nationals FS 16U 145 DNP
2019 MN/USA Wrestling State FS Cadet 145 5th
2019 MSHSL State Tournament 1A 9th 120 6th 41-6

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