2024 NCAA DI National Championships Session 2 Update

Minnesota Area teams and wrestlers competing at the 2024 NCAA Division I National Championships on March 21-23 in Kansas City, Missouri.

Tournament Schedule

Thursday, March 21
Session 1: 11am – Championship First Round – ESPNU/ESPN+
Session 2: 6pm – Championship Second Round & Consolation First Round – ESPN/ESPN+
Friday, March 22
Session 3: 11am – Championship Quarterfinals & 2 Rounds of Consolations – ESPNU/ESPN+
Session 4: 7pm – Championship Semifinals & 2 Rounds of Consolations – ESPN/ESPN+
Saturday, March 23
Session 5: 10am – Consolation Semifinals & 3rd, 5th and 7th Place Matches – ESPNU/ESPN+
Session 6: 6pm – Championship Round – ESPN/ESPN+

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After Session 2

1 Penn State 34.5
2 Iowa 24.5
2 Iowa State 24.5
4 Michigan 22.0
4 NC State 22.0
6 Nebraska 21.0
7 Ohio State 20.5
8 Cornell 18.5
9 Virginia Tech 17.5
10 Missouri 14.0
10 Oklahoma State 14.0
12 Arizona State 13.0
12 South Dakota State 13.0
12 Wisconsin 13.0
15 Pittsburgh 12.5
16 Northern Iowa 12.0
17 Indiana 10.5
17 Lehigh 10.5
19 Rutgers 9.0
19 Stanford 9.0
21 Maryland 8.5
22 Campbell 8.0
22 Minnesota 8.0
24 Pennsylvania 7.5
24 West Virginia 7.5
26 Air Force 7.0
26 Little Rock 7.0
28 Oklahoma 6.5
29 Columbia 5.5
29 North Carolina 5.5
29 Oregon State 5.5
32 Appalachian State 5.0
32 Navy 5.0
32 Rider 5.0
32 Virginia 5.0
36 Bucknell 4.0
37 Binghamton 3.5
37 Central Michigan 3.5
37 Wyoming 3.5
40 California Baptist 3.0
40 George Mason 3.0
40 Princeton 3.0
43 Army West Point 2.5
43 Cal Poly 2.5
43 Lock Haven 2.5
43 Michigan State 2.5
43 Purdue 2.5
48 Illinois 2.0
48 North Dakota State 2.0
48 Northwestern 2.0
48 Ohio 2.0
52 Buffalo 1.5
52 Chattanooga 1.5
52 Northern Colorado 1.5
55 Franklin and Marshall 1.0
55 Harvard 1.0
55 LIU 1.0
55 Utah Valley 1.0
55 VMI 1.0
60 Cleveland State 0.5
60 Gardner-Webb 0.5
60 SIU Edwardsville 0.5
63 American 0.0
63 Brown 0.0
63 Clarion 0.0
63 Hofstra 0.0
63 Northern Illinois 0.0
63 The Citadel 0.0

Minnesota

Championship Bracket – 2

141 Champ. Round 1 – #26 Vance Vombaur decision #7 Cael Happel (Northern Iowa) (SV-1 8-5)
141 Champ. Round 2 – #26 Vance Vombaur decision #23 Danny Fongaro (Indiana) (Dec 5-0)
141 Quarterfinal – #26 Vance Vombaur vs #2 Beau Bartlett (Penn State)

184 Champ. Round 1 – #2 Isaiah Salazar decision #31 Tony Negron (Arizona State) (Dec 2-1)
184 Champ. Round 2 – #2 Isaiah Salazar decision #18 Ryder Rogotzke (Ohio State) (SV-1 4-1)
184 Quarterfinal – #7 Thomas Stewart Jr (Virginia Tech) vs #2 Isaiah Salazar

Consolation Bracket – 5

125 Champ. Round 1 – #9 Patrick McKee decision #24 Kysen Terukina (Iowa State) (Dec 9-4)
125 Champ. Round 2 – #8 Richard Figueroa (Arizona State) major decision #9 Patrick McKee (MD 16-5)
125 Cons. Round 2 – #23 Tanner Jordan (South Dakota St) vs #9 Patrick McKee

133 Champ. Round 1 – #13 Kurt Phipps (Bucknell) decision #20 Tyler Wells (Dec 5-3)
133 Cons. Round 1 – #20 Tyler Wells decision #29 Jace Koelzer (Oklahoma) (Dec 7-3)
133 Cons. Round 2 – #14 Jacob Van Dee (Nebraska) vs #20 Tyler Wells

157 Champ. Round 1 – #13 Michael Blockhus decision #20 Max Brignola (Lehigh) (Dec 6-4)
157 Champ. Round 2 – #4 Ed Scott (NC State) major decision #13 Michael Blockhus (MD 19-8)
157 Cons. Round 2 – #14 Cody Chittum (Iowa State) vs #13 Michael Blockhus

174 Champ. Round 1 – #9 Carter Starocci (Penn State) decision #24 Andrew Sparks (Dec 12-6)
174 Cons. Round 1 – #24 Andrew Sparks decision #25 Brayden Thompson (Oklahoma State) (Dec 11-4)
174 Cons. Round 2 – #10 Nick Incontrera (Pennsylvania) vs #24 Andrew Sparks

197 Champ. Round 1 – #22 Garrett Joles decision #11 Jaxon Smith (Maryland) (Dec 6-5)
197 Champ. Round 2 – #6 Lou Deprez (Binghamton) decision #22 Garrett Joles (Dec 5-1)
197 Cons. Round 2 – #22 Garrett Joles vs #21 Mac Stout (Pittsburgh)

Eliminated – 3

149 Champ. Round 1 – #10 Chance Lamer (Cal Poly) decision #23 Drew Roberts (Dec 7-2)
149 Cons. Round 1 – #7 Tyler Kasak (Penn State) major decision #23 Drew Roberts (MD 14-5)
Drew Roberts eliminated

165 Champ. Round 1 – #6 Mike Caliendo (Iowa) major decision #27 Blaine Brenner (MD 11-2)
165 Cons. Round 1 – #11 Andrew Cerniglia (Navy) decision #27 Blaine Brenner (Dec 6-0)
Blaine Brenner eliminated

285 Champ. Round 1 – #2 Yonger Bastida (Iowa State) fall #31 Bennett Tabor (Fall 1:50)
285 Cons. Round 1 – #18 David Szuba (Rider) major decision #31 Bennett Tabor (MD 16-8)
Bennett Tabor eliminated

South Dakota State

Championship Bracket – 2

174 Champ. Round 1 – #2 Cade DeVos tech fall #31 Michael Wilson (Rider) (4:43 (15-0))
174 Champ. Round 2 – #2 Cade DeVos decision #18 Benjamin Pasiuk (Army West Point) (Dec 10-4)
174 Quarterfinal – #7 Lennox Wolak (Columbia) vs #2 Cade DeVos

197 Champ. Round 1 – #3 Tanner Sloan fall #30 Sam Mitchell (Buffalo) (Fall 5:26)
197 Champ. Round 2 – #3 Tanner Sloan major decision #14 John Poznanski (Rutgers) (MD 14-4)
197 Quarterfinal – #3 Tanner Sloan vs #6 Lou Deprez (Binghamton)

Consolation Bracket – 4

125 Champ. Round 1 – #10 Eric Barnett (Wisconsin) fall #23 Tanner Jordan (Fall 0:45)
125 Cons. Round 1 – #23 Tanner Jordan major decision #26 Blake West (Northern Illinois) (MD 16-2)
125 Cons. Round 2 – #23 Tanner Jordan vs #9 Patrick McKee (Minnesota)

133 Champ. Round 1 – #15 Brody Teske (Iowa) major decision #18 Derrick Cardinal (MD 12-4)
133 Cons. Round 1 – #18 Derrick Cardinal decision #31 Maximilian Leete (American) (Dec 8-2)
133 Cons. Round 2 – #18 Derrick Cardinal vs #16 Nic Bouzakis (Ohio State)

157 Champ. Round 1 – #15 Cael Swensen decision #18 Vinny Zerban (Northern Colorado) (Dec 4-1)
157 Champ. Round 2 – #2 Jacori Teemer (Arizona State) decision #15 Cael Swensen (SV-1 4-1)
157 Cons. Round 2 – #15 Cael Swensen vs #32 Isaac Wilcox (Ohio State)

184 Champ. Round 1 – #24 Shane Liegel (Wisconsin) major decision #9 Bennett Berge (MD 9-1)
184 Cons. Round 1 – #9 Bennett Berge major decision #8 Sam Wolf (Air Force) (MD 11-0)
184 Cons. Round 2 – #23 Layne Malczewski (Michigan State) vs #9 Bennett Berge

Eliminated – 2

141 Champ. Round 1 – #4 Ryan Jack (NC State) decision #29 Clay Carlson (Dec 8-3)
141 Cons. Round 1 – #13 Jordan Titus (West Virginia) decision #29 Clay Carlson (Dec 5-3)
Clay Carlson eliminated

149 Champ. Round 1 – #4 Caleb Henson (Virginia Tech) tech fall #29 Alek Martin (4:41 (18-3))
149 Cons. Round 1 – #13 Caleb Rathjen (Iowa) injury default #29 Alek Martin (Inj. 2:37)
Alek Martin eliminated

North Dakota State

Consolation Bracket – 1

174 Champ. Round 1 – #19 Alex Cramer (Central Michigan) fall #14 Gaven Sax (Fall 2:37)
174 Cons. Round 1 – Gaven Sax tech fall #30 Myles Takats (Bucknell) (4:28 (15-0))
174 Cons. Round 2 – #14 Gaven Sax vs #13 Justin McCoy (Virginia)

Other Minnesota Wrestlers

Championship Bracket – 2

157 Champ. Round 1 – #8 Peyton Robb (Nebraska) decision #25 Trevor Chumbley (Northwestern) (Dec 1-0)
157 Champ. Round 2 – #8 Peyton Robb (Nebraska) decision #9 Will Lewan (Michigan) (Dec 11-6)
157 Quarterfinal – #1 Levi Haines (Penn State) vs #8 Peyton Robb (Nebraska)

285 Champ. Round 1 – #1 Greg Kerkvliet (Penn State) tech fall #32 Nick Willham (Indiana) (5:17 (19-3))
285 Champ. Round 2 – #1 Greg Kerkvliet (Penn State) major decision #17 Grady Griess (Navy) (MD 9-1)
285 Quarterfinal – #1 Greg Kerkvliet (Penn State) vs #9 Nick Feldman (Ohio State)

Consolation Bracket – 6

125 Champ. Round 1 – #28 Diego Sotelo (Harvard) decision #5 Jore Volk (Wyoming) (Dec 5-3)
125 Cons. Round 1 – #5 Jore Volk (Wyoming) decision #21 Brandon Kaylor (Oregon State) (Dec 2-0)
125 Cons. Round 2 – #11 Cooper Flynn (Virginia Tech) vs #5 Jore Volk (Wyoming)

174 Champ. Round 1 – #21 Tyler Eischens (North Carolina) decision #12 Patrick Kennedy (Iowa) (Dec 9-7)
174 Cons. Round 1 – #12 Patrick Kennedy (Iowa) tech fall #5 Philip Conigliaro (Harvard) (5:13 (18-3))
174 Cons. Round 2 – #11 Austin Murphy (Campbell) vs #12 Patrick Kennedy (Iowa)

174 Champ. Round 1 – #21 Tyler Eischens (North Carolina) decision #12 Patrick Kennedy (Iowa) (Dec 9-7)
174 Champ. Round 2 – #28 Jared Simma (Northern Iowa) decision #21 Tyler Eischens (North Carolina) (Dec 6-5)
174 Cons. Round 2 – #27 Danny Wask (Navy) vs #21 Tyler Eischens (North Carolina)

184 Champ. Round 1 – #18 Ryder Rogotzke (Ohio State) fall #15 Reece Heller (Pittsburgh) (Fall 2:28)
184 Champ. Round 2 – #2 Isaiah Salazar (Minnesota) decision #18 Ryder Rogotzke (Ohio State) (SV-1 4-1)
184 Cons. Round 2 – #18 Ryder Rogotzke (Ohio State) vs #16 Nate Dugan (Princeton)

197 Champ. Round 1 – #17 Joseph Novak (Wyoming) decision #16 Luke Stout (Princeton) (Dec 9-6)
197 Champ. Round 2 – #1 Aaron Brooks (Penn State) fall #17 Joseph Novak (Wyoming) (Fall 2:21)
197 Cons. Round 2 – #15 Max Shaw (North Carolina) vs #17 Joseph Novak (Wyoming)

197 Champ. Round 1 – #26 Andy Smith (Virginia Tech) decision #7 Zach Glazier (Iowa) (SV-1 4-1)
197 Cons. Round 1 – #7 Zach Glazier (Iowa) major decision #23 Luke Geog (Ohio State) (MD 16-6)
197 Cons. Round 2 – #7 Zach Glazier (Iowa) vs #9 Stephen Little (Little Rock)

Eliminated – 1

125 Champ. Round 1 – #7 Jakob Camacho (NC State) decision #26 Blake West (Northern Illinois) (Dec 10-7)
125 Cons. Round 1 – #23 Tanner Jordan (South Dakota State) major decision #26 Blake West (Northern Illinois) (MD 16-2)
Blake West eliminated

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