The #1 ranked Huskies (21-0, 7-0- NSIC) will travel to the NCAA Division II championships on March 9-10. The tournament will be hosted by Colorado State University-Pueblo in Pueblo, Colo. SCSU finished the 2010-11 season as the runner-up at the NCAA championships last winter.
The Guillotine action photos from The Minnesota State Individual Tournament.
WAVERLY, Iowa — At Joe’s KnightHawk, chicken wings cost 45 cents on Wednesdays, orange and black are the preferred colors, wrestlers are celebrities and the weapon of choice for Milboy’s Army, fund-raisers for Wartburg College wrestling, is a checkbook.
Patrons here should avoid the A word, in this case Augsburg College and its wrestling program. The two colleges have won every Division III wrestling title since 1995. Continue reading at nytimes.com
Kevin Steinhaus and Tony Nelson won individual titles for Minnesota.
Minnesota’s heavyweights came up big once again and won two individual Big Ten championships this weekend, but the Gophers’ feats were outdone by a strong Penn State team.
The Gophers picked up 134 team points and finished 15 points behind champion Penn State and eight points in front of third-place Iowa. Continue reading at mndaily.com
Last school year, Fargo, N.D., native Dom Vasquez answered an ad looking for a wrestling coach at the University of Minnesota Duluth. After coaching at the high school level for six years, he thought his experiences were just what the UMD program needed to rise to the next level. Continue reading at duluthnewstribune.com
ST. PAUL — With more than 700 wins between Chad, Drew, Nathan and Mitchel, the Lexvold brothers from Kenyon-Wanamingo are the most successful wrestling brothers in Minnesota history.
But which brother is the best? Continue reading at postbulletin.com
CEDAR FALLS, Iowa -Trent Sprenkle and Steven Monk both won titles at the NCAA West Regional to lead the North Dakota State wrestling team to a third place finish on Sunday, March 4. Sprenkle claimed the 125 pound crown, while Monk won the 157 pound title. Both Sprenkle and Monk also earned automatic bids to the 2012 NCAA Championships March 15-17.
March 4, 2012 at Cedar Falls, Iowa