NSU’s Matt Meuleners invited to prestigious NWCA All-Star Classic

Minnesotans Meuleners and Kettler will wrestle in a special heavyweight match

Northern State senior heavyweight Matt Meuleners has been invited to participate in the 47th Annual NWCA All-Star Classic next month. The prestigious invitation caps a big off-season of competition for Meuleners, a 3-time All-American and 2-time defending national champion. He also finished sixth at the University Freestyle Nationals in May, then was third at the University World Team Trials in August.

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SCSU Wrestlers Help Support Local Food Drive

St. Cloud, Minn. — The St. Cloud State University wrestling team volunteered to lend a helping hand with the Catholic Charities/Boys Scouts of America Food Drive on Oct. 13-14.

The Husky wrestler’s helped box and sort over 17,000 pounds of food from throughout the community of St. Cloud. The food drive is an annual event the SCSU wrestling team takes a part in. The food drive helps those in the community who are less fortunate. Continue reading at www.scsuhuskies.com

SCSU Wrestling Names 2012-13 Team Captains

St. Cloud, Minn. – St. Cloud State University wrestling head coach Steve Costanzo and staff have announced their team captains for the upcoming 2012-2013 season.

Seven individuals have been named team captains for the 2012-2013 wrestling campaign. Seniors Eric Ellington, Jacob D. Horn, Jacob R. Horn, Jacob Kahnke, Shamus O’Grady, Andy Pokorny and Kurt Salmen will be leading the way for the Huskies. The husky leaders look to improve on a second consecutive NCAA DII Runner-Up campaign.

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SCSU Wrestling Ready for 2012-13 Campaign

St. Cloud, Minn. – St. Cloud State head wrestling coach Steve Costanzo announced the 2012-13 schedule for the Husky’s today.  SCSU will host six duals, one intra-squad match and the annual Holiday Inn/Husky Open.

SCSU’s first action of the season comes on Nov. 10 when the Huskies travel to Ames, Iowa., for the Harold Nichols Open.  Their November schedule will conclude on Nov. 17 when they travel to Moorhead, Minn., to compete at the Finn Grinaker Open.

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Minnesota State Wrestling Set to Embark on 2012-13 Campaign

Mankato, Minn. — The Minnesota State University wrestling team enters the 2012-13 season searching for a fresh start as the squad will have 19 new wrestlers, but will find leadership behind two returning All-Americans.

The Mavericks went 5-9 in dual action in 2011-12, were 3-4 in the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference, earned a ninth-place finish in regional action, and had a pair of underclassmen, David Demo and Cody Quinn, qualify for the NCAA Championship tournament.

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