High School Milestones – Saturday, December 2, 2023

  • 100th Pin – Dylan Louwagie, Marshall, 12th, 139 pounds
  • 75th Pin – Zack Remer, Mille Lacs, 11th, 127 pounds
  • 100th Win – Mason Nelson, Mora, 12th, 133 pounds
  • 100th Win – Bo Zwiener, Westfield, 11th, 145 pounds
  • 100th Win – Ian Larrabee, Hibbing
  • 100th Win – Jackson Kendall, Rock Ridge, 11th
  • 100th Win – Beau Hudoba, Ogilvie, 12th, 121 pounds
  • 75th Win – Dalton Wilson, Le Sueur-Henderson, 9th, 139 pounds
  • 75th Win – Evan Walter, St. Peter, 11th, 152 pounds
  • 75th Win – Carter Adiickes, Mille Lacs, 10th, 139 pounds
  • 25th Pin – Cooper Lucarelli, Proctor Hermantown, 9th, 127 pounds
  • 25th Pin – Gavin Schaefer, Marshall, 11th, 215 pounds
  • 50th Win – Nora Houglum, Mora, 12th, 124 pounds
  • 50th Win – Chase Calander, Mille Lacs, 12th, 152 pounds
  • 50th Win – Landyn Remerr, Mille Lacs, 11th, 172 pounds

Virginia 21, North Dakota State 18

Virginia Holds Off Bison Comeback In Dual

FARGO, N.D. – North Dakota State wrestling’s comeback against Virginia fell short as the Bison dropped a 21-18 dual to the Cavaliers on Saturday, Dec. 2, inside the Scheels Center.

After the Bison picked up a win from Carlos Negrete Jr. in the opening match, Virginia won the next four matches to take a 15-3 lead. NDSU would secure pins in two of the next three matches and then tied it at 197 pounds before falling in a winner-take-all final.

Negrete scored an early takedown in the 125-pound match and then added a four-point near fall in the third period as he defeated Kyle Montaperto by an 8-2 decision.

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Devos wins 174-pound title in Vegas

LAS VEGAS — Cade DeVos won the 174-pound title and Tanner Sloan captured third place at 197 pounds to lead the South Dakota State wrestling team Saturday on the final day of the Cliff Keen Las Vegas Invitational hosted by the Westgate Paradise Event Center.

DeVos, a senior from Altoona, Iowa, posted two victories Saturday to finish the two-day tournament with a 5-0 record. In semifinal action, the third-seeded DeVos trailed early against second-seeded Carson Kharchla of Ohio State before rallying late for an 11-8 decision.

In the finals, DeVos matched up against Oregon State’s Travis Wittlake and held the lead from start to finish. He opened the scoring with a takedown and overcame a Wittlake reversal to take a 4-2 lead into the second period. DeVos extended his lead to 7-3 with a second-period takedown and held off Wittlake down the stretch for a 9-7 victory.

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Newcomer Anderson Places First at BVU Open

Seven Mavericks Place at BVU Open

Storm Lake, Iowa – The Minnesota State wrestling team traveled down to Storm Lake, Iowa this weekend to compete in the BVU Open, boasting seven top-six finishes.

Trayton Anderson, a junior transfer originating from Waterville, Minn., stood atop the 141-lb. podium today after a perfect 4-0 record to take first place. Receiving a bye first round and winning by a close 4-3 decision, Anderson won his quarterfinal match by an 11-3 major decision. After a huge 16-0 tech fall win in the semifinals to advance to the championship round, Anderson made quick work of Aiden Crawley (Iowa Lakes CC) with a fall at 0:15 to win the open.

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