InterMat’s Steve Elwood recently spent three days at Minnesota’s state high school wrestling tournament to document a developing a story about three of the nation’s top heavyweights competing in the same state tournament bracket, all in search of the same prize. Continue reading at intermatwrestle.com
Augsburg has won 11 team national championships in wrestling, and senior Tony Valek is hoping to make it 12 starting Friday at the Division III NCAA championships in La Crosse, Wis. Valek, the No. 1 seed at 149 pounds, is undefeated (29-0) going into nationals. The Belle Plaine native also won a Class 2A individual title for Scott West at 135 pounds in 2007. He chatted with the Star Tribune’s Michael Rand before the meet. Continue reading at startribune.com
Following are the 2012 Minnesota State Wrestling All-Tournament teams, presented by Wells Fargo and the Minnesota State High School League. Teams were selected from the Dual Tournament Championships by a panel of coaches attending the tournament.
Cole Schrupp put together his top 10 highlights of the 2011-12 Minnesota Wrestling season as the team heads into the NCAA Championships. Sit back and relax and reflect on an incredible season the Gophers have had.
USA Wrestling and the NCAA are pleased to announce that there will be another USA Wrestling National Team All-Star Dual Meet held as part of the festivities at the 2012 NCAA Division I Wrestling Championships in St. Louis, Mo.
This is the third straight year that a USA Wrestling exhibition will be provided free of charge to wrestling fans who are attending the championships.
Five Saint John’s wrestlers travel to La Crosse, Wis., for the 2012 NCAA Division III Championships this Friday and Saturday, March 9-10, at the La Crosse Center. Friday’s competition is scheduled to begin at 11 a.m., followed by a second session at 6 p.m. Saturday begins with a 10 a.m. session and ends with the championship matches at 7 p.m.
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – North Dakota State junior Mac Stoll earned an at-large bid at 184 pounds to the 2012 NCAA Division I Wrestling Championships, which was announced by the NCAA Wednesday afternoon. Stoll, who finished third at the NCAA West Regional, will join Trent Sprenkle and Steven Monk, who both earned automatic bids after winning titles at the regional last weekend.
Participants set to compete March 15-17 in St. Louis, Mo.
INDIANAPOLIS — The NCAA announced the 43 at-large selections for the 2012 NCAA Division I Wrestling Championships. View/Continue reading at ncaa.com