College Recruiting: state champion Beissel to University of Minnesota

Blake Beissel of Hastings has committed to wrestling for the University of Minnesota in 2024.

Beissel is a two-time state placewinner, winning the Class AAA 106-pound title in 2022 as a sophomore. He placed fifth at 106 pounds as a freshman.

Beissel was a USA Wrestling 16U Freestyle All-American in 2021 placing sixth.

He is No. 9 on The Guillotine’s latest Pound-For-Pound Class of 2024 Rankings.

Beissel is projected to wrestle at 125 pounds for the Golden Gophers.

The Guillotine Wrestler Files
Blake Beissel, Hastings, 2024
2022 Northern Plains Regional GR Junior 113 2nd
2022 Northern Plains Regional FS Junior 113 1st
2022 MSHSL State Tournament 3A 10th 106 1st 49-2
2021 Minnesota Christmas Tournament 3A 10th 106 2nd
2021 USA Wrestling Nationals FS 16U 100 6th
2021 Northern Plains Regional GR 16U 100 2nd
2021 Northern Plains Regional FS 16U 100 5th
2021 MSHSL State Tournament 3A 9th 106 5th 32-3

Where are they going in 2024-25? Minnesota Recruits 2024-25

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