St. Cloud State opens season with 3-0 record at Northeast Duals

Huskies defeat #1 ranked Pitt-Johnstown 31-6

The St. Cloud State University wrestling team opened its 2019-20 season in top order with a trio of victories at the 2019 Journeymen Northeast Duals, which were held in Troy, N.Y. on Nov. 9.

The Huskies (3-0, 0-0 NSIC) started the day’s action with a big 54-0 win over American International. SCSU then charted a huge 31-6 win over #1 ranked Pitt-Johnstown in the second match of the day at the NE Duals. To finish the action out east, SCSU rolled to a 43-0 win over Johnson-Wales.

St. Cloud State gone undefeated over the past two seasons and currently owns a 51 dual match winning streak dating back to the 2016-17 season.

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NDSU Turns Back Cal State Bakersfield 24-9 in Home Opening Dual

FARGO, N.D. – North Dakota State won seven of 10 matches including a tech fall from No. 12-ranked 133-pounder Cam Sykora and major decision from 125 McGwire Midkiff to defeat Cal State Bakersfield 24-9 in a non-conference dual on Sunday, Nov. 3, in front of 489 spectators at Scheels Center in the Sanford Health Athletic Complex.

North Dakota State (1-0, 0-0 #Big12WR) is scheduled to host the 49th annual Bison Open at 9 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 9, in Scheels Center.

NDSU 184-pounder TJ Pottinger gained a takedown with 20-seconds left in the third period for a 7-6 decision over Josh Loomer, but Cal State Bakersfield (0-2, 0-0 Pac 12) rebounded as Dominic Ducharme countered with a late third period takedown for a 3-1 decision over Cordell Eaton to tie the dual at 3-all.

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