At SDSU, junior gets another chance after USF folds wrestling program

While wrestlers aren’t known for their leaping ability, Joe Skow has made a significant jump in terms of classifications and managed to land on his feet.

The junior from Jackson, Minn., is starting at heavyweight for South Dakota State, transferring into the NCAA Division I program after spending two years at then-NAIA school the University of Sioux Falls. Continue reading at argusleader.com

Tad Merritt named NSIC Wrestler of the Week

St. Cloud State University senior Tad Merritt (Canby/Canby H.S.) has been selected as the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Wrestler of the Week on Dec. 12. A team captain for the Huskies in 2011-12, Merritt earned the honor thanks to his first place finish in the 174-pound division at the 2011 Holiday Inn Husky Open on Dec. 10 in St. Cloud, Minn. Continue reading