Shilson wins fifth college title

Emily Shilson of Maple Grove became a five-time college national champion (four-time NCAA and one-time WCWA) on March 4th in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. Shilson wrestled her first three seasons at Augsburg and this season at McKendree University. She wrapped up her college career with a 54-0 record, only going the distance twice.

NCWWC National Championships Results

  • Champ. Round 1 – Shilson (McKendree University ) received a bye () (Bye)
  • Champ. Round 2 – Shilson (McKendree University ) won by tech fall over Dinayah Vazquez (Emmanuel College) (TF 10-0)
  • Quarterfinal – Shilson (McKendree University ) won by tech fall over Cassy Lopez (Presbyterian) (TF 10-0)
  • Semifinal – Shilson (McKendree University ) won by decision over Dianna Holmes (King University) (Dec 9-8)
  • 1st Place Match – Shilson (McKendree University ) won by fall over Sage Mortimer (King University) (Fall 3:46)
Photo Pat Knapinski, McKendree University Sports Information

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