College Recruiting: two-time state placewinner Smith to Northern State University

Travis Smith of Simley has committed to wrestling for Northern State University in 2023.

Smith is a three-time state qualifier. He was the Class AA 160-pound fourth-place finisher in 2022 as a junior. Smith placed sixth at 170 pounds as a sophomore and was a state entrant at 132 pounds as a freshman while at St. Michael-Albertville.

He was a USA Wrestling 16U Greco-Roman All-American in 2021 placing fourth.

Smith is projected to wrestle at 165 or 174 pounds for the Wolves.

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Travis Smith, Simley, 2023
2022 MN/USA Wrestling State FS Junior 170 1st
2022 MN/USA Wrestling State GR Junior 170 3rd
2022 MSHSL State Tournament 2A 11th 160 4th 51-8
2021 Minnesota Christmas Tournament 2A 11th 160 5th
2021 USA Wrestling Nationals GR 16U 160 4th
2021 Northern Plains Regional GR 16U 160 1st
2021 Northern Plains Regional FS 16U 160 1st
2021 MN/USA Wrestling State FS Cadet 160 1st
2021 MN/USA Wrestling State GR Cadet 160 2nd
2021 MSHSL State Tournament 2A 10th 170 6th 28-6
2020 MSHSL State Tournament 3A 9th 132 DNP 29-14
2018 Minnesota Christmas Tournament 3A 8th 113 7th

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