No. 10 Viking Wrestling Travels North for Matchup with MSU Moorhead

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.– Augustana wrestling travels to Moorhead, Minnesota, on Saturday for a bout with the MSU Moorhead Dragons. The event is slated to begin at 2 p.m.

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The Dragons
MSU Moorhead is 0-4 in dual action and 0-3 in NSIC action this season. Junior Cole Jones was a national qualifier at 125 pounds last year for the Dragons. Jones holds a 7-6 record at 133 pounds this season for MSU Moorhead.

The Dragons are coached by Kris Nelson in his 13th season.

The Vikings
Augustana last saw the mat in dual action hosting No. 21 Southwest Minnesota State. AU defeated SMSU with a final score of 39-6. Five wrestlers for the Vikings are nationally ranked.

Jaxson Rohman, competing at 125 pounds, holds a spot at No. 4 in the latest individual rankings. Rohman defeated opponents from Northern State and Southwest Minnesota State in January to move up one spot in the rankings. In the central region rankings, Rohman is ranked at No. 2.

Jack Huffman is ranked at No. 6. Huffman’s two victories over Northern State and Southwest Minnesota State opponents. Previously ranked at No. 7 at 133 pounds, Huffman moves up one spot in the rankings. Huffman is also regionally ranked at No. 3.

In the seventh spot at 174 pounds is Cade Mueller. Mueller holds an overall record of 12-2 and recorded a win against a Northern State opponent. Mueller is regionally ranked at four.

Kolby Kost, competing at 184 pounds, comes in at the 12th spot in the national rankings. Kost logged a win over a Northern State opponent and holds a 15-6 overall record. Kost’s regional ranking sees him in the fourth spot.

Steven Hajas is ranked at No. 8 at 285 pounds. Hajas defeated Northern State and Southwest Minnesota State opponents in January. He also holds the second spot in the central region rankings.

Five wrestlers are regionally ranked for Augustana with No. 4 Brandon Carroll at 141 pounds, No. 5 Keaten Schorr at 149 pounds, No. 5 Tyler Wagener at 157 pounds, No. 4 Miles Fitzgerald at 165 pounds and No. 5 Daniel Bishop at 197 pounds.

The Lineups

Wt. MSU Moorhead Dragons
125: Clayson Mele, Fr.
133: Cole Jones, Sr.
141: Hunter Hayes, Fr.
149: Gunner Mogen, Fr.
157: Jacob Thomas, Fr.
165: Braydon Ortloff, Sr.
174: Justin Dravis, Sr.
184: Gage Roaldson, Fr.
197: Steven Abbott, R-Jr.
285: Samuel Grove, Jr.

Wt. Augustana Vikings
125: Jaxson Rohman, Fr.
133: Jack Huffman, So.
141: Brandon Carroll, Sr. or Brayden Curry, Sr.
149: Hunter Burnett, So. or Kage Lenger, Fr.
157: Tyler Wagener, So.
165: Miles Fitzgerald, Fr. or Dylan Schuck, Sr.
174: Cade Mueller, So. or Jacob Tvinnereim, Jr.
184: Kolby Kost, Jr. or Danny Reynolds, Fr.
197: Daniel Bishop, Sr. or Zach Peterson, Fr.
285: Steven Hajas, So. or Jarret Haglund, So.

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