Gophers Finish Seventh at NCAAs

Philadelphia — Redshirt senior Mike Thorn paced the Minnesota wrestling team with a third-place finish in the 141 lbs. bracket and was one of five Gopher All-Americans at the 2011 NCAA Division I Wrestling Championships as Minnesota closed out the 2010-11 season with a seventh place finish. The Gophers tallied 61.0 team points while… Continue reading

Thorn Advances to NCAA Semis

PHILADELPHIA — The Minnesota wrestling program sits poised with five All-American contenders still in the hunt including second-ranked Mike Thorn, who will take on third-ranked Boris Novachkov of Cal Poly in the 141 lbs. semifinals. Minnesota currently sits 10th in the team standings with 32 points. Thorn, who also earned All-American honors in… Continue reading