Skatzka Earns 100th Victory as Gophers Down Spartans
EAST LANSING, Mi. – The University of Minnesota wrestling program defeated Michigan State 25-10 behind the efforts of seven individual victories.
Three Gophers made their career Big Ten dual debuts on the night, headlined by Ryan Thomas and Jake Bergeland who both won after never previously starting any dual. Thomas began the night with his dual debut while Bergeland finished the night with his dual debut.
Chase O’Connor made his Big Ten dual debut at heavyweight but ultimately fell by 6-2 decision to Christian Rebottaro.
MINNEAPOLIS — The major snowstorm impacting the Twin Cities and greater Minnesota on Friday and Saturday is impacting some Augsburg athletic events with postponements and/or cancellations. Check Augsburg’s athletic Twitter account (@AugsburgAuggies) for updates throughout the weekend and before you travel, as conditions may force changes.
The Augsburg men’s wrestling team will NOT BE COMPETING at the Cornell (Iowa) (Mike Duroe Open) on Saturday, January 18.
The Augsburg’s women’s wrestling team’s dual meet against Wisconsin-Stevens Point has been POSTPONED from Saturday (1/18) to Sunday (1/19) at 12 p.m. at Si Melby Hall. There will also be a youth wrestling competition between Minnesota and Wisconsin wrestlers that will be held at 11 a.m.
Visit athletics.augsburg.edu for more information.
MOORHEAD, Minn. — Because of the storm that has impacted the Red River Valley Region, there have been changes to the Minnesota State University Moorhead wrestling team’s schedule.
The Dragons’ home dual vs. Minot State, originally scheduled for Friday, has been postponed and rescheduled until Feb. 19 at 7 p.m. in Moorhead.
The Dragons’ home dual with Augustana, originally scheduled for Saturday, Jan. 18, has been postponed to Sunday, Jan. 19 at 3 p.m. at Nemzek Fieldhouse in Moorhead.
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MARSHALL, Minn. — Due to poor weather conditions, the Southwest Minnesota State versus Minnesota State wrestling dual scheduled for Saturday in Marshall has been postponed. A make-up date will be announced early next week.
The St. Cloud State University wrestling matches scheduled for Jan. 18 at the Ranger Duals in Kenosha, Wisc. have been canceled due to pending snow and travel conditions. SCSU was scheduled to compete against Findlay and UW-Parkside at the Ranger Duals on Jan. 18. No make-up date has been scheduled for these matches.
The #1 ranked Huskies will return to action on Jan. 24 with a road match at Minot State and a match at the University of Mary on Jan. 25. SCSU currently owns a 10-0, 2-0 NSIC record in 2019-20.