Michael Otomo is transferring from Division III UW-La Crosse to Division I North Dakota State. Otomo was a state champion for Dover-Eyota in 2016.
Joe Russell has been hired as Manager of Freestyle Programs by USA Wresting, the national governing body for wrestling in the United States. Russell will transition to his position at USA Wrestling, working under U.S. National Freestyle Coach Bill Zadick, after previously serving as the head coach at George Mason … Continue reading
Minnesota today announced that Owen Webster will join the team this fall as part of the program’s current recruiting class. Webster competed for Division III Augsburg in Minneapolis this past season after a high school career at Shakopee (Minn.) High School. Last season at Augsburg, Webster took third in the … Continue reading
Alex Erpelding of Staples-Motley has signed a Letter of Intent to attend Itasca community college next fall. Erpelding was the Class A 170-pound state champion in 2017 and was a runner-up in 2016. He placed fifth his sophomore year and was a state entrant his freshman year. Erpelding will likely … Continue reading
St. Cloud, Minn. – The St. Cloud State wrestling program is set to host a reunion on Saturday, June 17, from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. at Riverside Park in St. Cloud, Minn., head wrestling coach Steve Costanzo announced on May 18. Guests will enjoy food and beverages while socializing … Continue reading
Two of the most decorated names in the history of Gopher Wrestling – Jayson Ness and Dylan Ness – captured titles at the Last Chance Qualifier in Rochester, Minn. on Saturday, ensuring both will be in the field at the World Team Trials in three weeks. Dylan, who returned to … Continue reading
Bryan Cowdin has been hired as the next Minnesota West Community and Technical College head wrestling coach.
Sakai Kelly of Henry Sibley has committed to wrestling for St. Cloud State next season.