Takedown Wrestling Audio Interview: Nick Wanzek

Intermat’s No. 33 overall senior recruit has made his decision. Nick Wanzek (Simley, Minn.), a two-time state champion, Junior National folkstyle state champion, and Cadet National folkstyle champion, has given his verbal commitment to the University of Minnesota to wrestle for J Rob in 2013. He becomes the second Simley… Continue reading

Simley’s Wanzek joins teammate Short as Gopher recruit

Nick Wanzek (Simley, Minn.), a two-time state champion, Junior National folkstyle state champion, and Cadet National folkstyle champion, has given a verbal commitment to the University of Minnesota. He is ranked as the nation’s No. 33 overall senior recruit. “Minnesota could offer me everything,” said Wanzek, who also considered Cornell,… Continue reading

National champion wrestler appears at Minot wrestling camp

Tony Nelson’s presence was apparent as soon as he walked into the Minot State University Dome’s gymnasium. A couple dozen mostly scrawny, mainly high school wrestlers watched as the 255-pound NCAA Division I heavyweight champion returned to the dome after a half-hour lunch break Wednesday. Continue reading at minotdailynews.com Continue reading