2022 NCAA DI National Championships Session 1 Update

Minnesota Area wrestlers competing at the 2022 NCAA Division I National Championships on March 17-19 in Detroit, Michigan.

Next up – Session 2 at 6:00 pm CST. – Thursday, March 17

Minnesota

125 – Champ. Round 1: #25 Caleb Smith (Appalachian State) over #8 Patrick McKee (Minnesota) Dec 8-5
Up Next – Cons. Round 1: #8 Patrick McKee (Minnesota) vs #9 Devin Schroder (Purdue)

133 – Champ. Round 1: #4 Korbin Myers (Virginia Tech) over #29 Jake Gliva (Minnesota) MD 12-0
Up Next – Cons. Round 1: #29 Jake Gliva (Minnesota) vs #20 Chance Rich (CSU Bakersfield)

141 – Champ. Round 1: #10 Jakob Bergeland (Minnesota) over #23 Gabe Willochell (Edinboro) MD 9-1
Up Next – Champ. Round 2: #10 Jakob Bergeland (Minnesota) vs #26 Frankie Tal Shahar (Northwestern)

149 – Champ. Round 1: #2 Tariq Wilson (NC State) over #31 Michael Blockhus (Minnesota) Dec 5-3
Up Next – Cons. Round 1: #31 Michael Blockhus (Minnesota) vs #15 Legend Lamer (Cal Poly)

165 – Champ. Round 1: Shane Griffith (Stanford) over #28 Cael Carlson (Minnesota) TF-1.5 5:13 (18-2)
Up Next – Cons. Round 1: #21 Thomas Bullard (NC State) vs #28 Cael Carlson (Minnesota)

174 – Champ. Round 1: #12 Cade DeVos (South Dakota State) over #21 Bailee O’Reilly (Minnesota) Dec 9-2
Up Next – Cons. Round 1: #21 Bailee O’Reilly (Minnesota) vs #28 Benjamin Pasiuk (Army West Point)

184 – Champ. Round 1: #19 Isaiah Salazar (Minnesota) over #14 Gavin Kane (North Carolina) Dec 7-2
Up Next – Champ. Round 2: #19 Isaiah Salazar (Minnesota) vs #3 Trent Hidlay (NC State)

197 – Champ. Round 1: #7 Rocky Elam (Missouri) over #26 Michial Foy (Minnesota) Dec 4-2
Up Next – Cons. Round 1: #23 Braxton Amos (Wisconsin) vs #26 Michial Foy (Minnesota)

285 – Champ. Round 1: #1 Gable Steveson (Minnesota) over #33 Tyrell Gordon (Northern Iowa) TF-1.5 6:09 (25-10)
Up Next – Champ. Round 2: #16 Zach Elam (Missouri) vs #1 Gable Steveson (Minnesota)

North Dakota State

141 – Champ. Round 1: #12 CJ Composto (Pennsylvania) over #21 Dylan Droegemueller (North Dakota State) Dec 7-4
Up Next – Cons. Round 1: #21 Dylan Droegemueller (North Dakota State) vs #28 Collin Gerardi (Virginia Tech)

157 – Champ. Round 1: #6 Jared Franek (North Dakota State) over #27 Garrett Model (Wisconsin) MD 10-0
Up Next – Champ. Round 2: #6 Jared Franek (North Dakota State) vs #22 Dazjon Casto (The Citadel)

165 – Champ. Round 1: #16 Luke Weber (North Dakota State) over #17 Brian Meyer (Lehigh) Dec 3-0
Up Next – Champ. Round 2: #16 Luke Weber (North Dakota State) vs #1 Evan Wick (Cal Poly)

197 – Champ. Round 1: Thomas Penola (Purdue) over #22 Owen Pentz (North Dakota State) Dec 5-2
Up Next – Cons. Round 1: #27 Alan Clothier (Northern Colorado) vs #22 Owen Pentz (North Dakota State)

285 – Champ. Round 1: #4 Greg Kerkvliet (Penn State) over #29 Brandon Metz (North Dakota State) Fall 4:17
Up Next – Cons. Round 1: #29 Brandon Metz (North Dakota State) vs #20 Joe Doyle (Binghamton)

South Dakota State

141 – Champ. Round 1: #26 Frankie Tal Shahar (Northwestern) over #7 Clay Carlson (South Dakota State) Dec 4-3
Up Next – Cons. Round 1: #23 Gabe Willochell (Edinboro) vs #7 Clay Carlson (South Dakota State)

174 – Champ. Round 1: #12 Cade DeVos (South Dakota State) over #21 Bailee O’Reilly (Minnesota) Dec 9-2
Up Next – Champ. Round 2: #12 Cade DeVos (South Dakota State) vs #5 Michael Kemerer (Iowa)

197 – Champ. Round 1: #21 Gavin Hoffman (Ohio State) over #12 Tanner Sloan (South Dakota State) SV-1 6-4
Up Next – Cons. Round 1: #12 Tanner Sloan (South Dakota State) vs #28 Andrew Davison (Northwestern)

285 – Champ. Round 1: #11 Gary Traub (Oregon State) over #22 AJ Nevills (South Dakota State) TB-1 7-4
Up Next – Cons. Round 1: #27 Michael Wolfgram (West Virginia) vs #22 AJ Nevills (South Dakota State)

Other Minnesota Wrestlers

157 – Champ. Round 1: #17 Hunter Willits (Oregon State) over #16 Brady Berge (Penn State) Dec 2-1
Up Next Cons. Round 1: #16 Brady Berge (Penn State) vs #33 Derek Holschlag (Northern Iowa)

157 – Champ. Round 1: #10 Peyton Robb (Nebraska) over #23 Markus Hartman (Army West Point) Fall 1:51
Up Next – Champ. Round 2: #10 Peyton Robb (Nebraska) vs #7 Josh Humphreys (Lehigh)

174 – Champ. Round 1: #26 Tyler Eischens (Stanford) over #7 Ethan Smith (Ohio State) Dec 13-12
Up Next – Champ. Round 2: #10 Clay Lautt (North Carolina) vs #26 Tyler Eischens (Stanford)

184 – Champ. Round 1: #10 Taylor Venz (Nebraska) over #23 Travis Stefanik (Princeton) Dec 9-2
Up Next – Champ. Round 2: #10 Taylor Venz (Nebraska) vs #7 Kaleb Romero (Ohio State)

184 – Champ. Round 1: #6 Trey Munoz (Oregon State) over #27 Keegan Moore (Oklahoma) Dec 8-3
Up Next – Cons. Round 1: #27 Keegan Moore (Oklahoma) vs #22 Layne Malczewski (Michigan State)

285 – Champ. Round 1: #4 Greg Kerkvliet (Penn State) over #29 Brandon Metz (North Dakota State) Fall 4:17
Up Next – Champ. Round 2: #4 Greg Kerkvliet (Penn State) vs #13 Tate Orndorff (Ohio State)

Team Scores

1 Penn State 15.5
2 Iowa 12.5
2 Michigan 12.5
4 Arizona State 11.5
5 NC State 11.0
5 Northern Iowa 11.0
7 Nebraska 10.0
8 Oregon State 9.0
9 Oklahoma State 8.0
9 Virginia Tech 8.0
11 Cornell 7.0
11 Ohio State 7.0
11 Pittsburgh 7.0
11 Purdue 7.0
11 Wisconsin 7.0
16 Missouri 6.0
16 Rutgers 6.0
18 Iowa State 5.5
18 Minnesota 5.5
18 Stanford 5.5
21 North Carolina 5.0
21 Northwestern 5.0
21 Pennsylvania 5.0
24 Cal Poly 4.0
24 Princeton 4.0
24 Virginia 4.0
27 Michigan State 3.5
28 Air Force 3.0
28 Appalachian State 3.0
28 Bloomsburg 3.0
28 Clarion 3.0
28 Illinois 3.0
28 North Dakota State 3.0
28 West Virginia 3.0
28 Wyoming 3.0
36 Campbell 2.0
36 Central Michigan 2.0
36 Duke 2.0
36 Lehigh 2.0
36 Northern Illinois 2.0
36 Oklahoma 2.0
42 Binghamton 1.0
42 Bucknell 1.0
42 Chattanooga 1.0
42 Cleveland State 1.0
42 Columbia 1.0
42 Harvard 1.0
42 Indiana 1.0
42 Kent State 1.0
42 Lock Haven 1.0
42 Maryland 1.0
42 Navy 1.0
42 Northern Colorado 1.0
42 Rider 1.0
42 South Dakota State 1.0
42 The Citadel 1.0
42 Utah Valley 1.0
58 Army West Point 0.0
58 Buffalo 0.0
58 CSU Bakersfield 0.0
58 Drexel 0.0
58 Edinboro 0.0
58 Franklin & Marshall 0.0
58 Gardner-Webb 0.0
58 George Mason 0.0
58 Hofstra 0.0
58 Ohio 0.0
58 Sacred Heart 0.0
58 Siu Edwardsville 0.0

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