Sometimes all you need is a change of scenery, a fresh perspective and things start to click. U.S. Olympic Training Center (USOTC) resident-athlete Chas Betts knows firsthand just how beneficial stepping away from the everyday norm can improve one’s abilities.
At the end of last summer, Betts, a 2009 U.S. World Team Member at 84 kg/185 lbs., took six weeks to travel to Europe to train and compete. Continue reading at themat.com
ST. LOUIS PARK, Minn. — InterMatWrestle.com has released NCAA Division I tournament-strength and individual wrestling rankings for January 24, 2012.
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Highlights from the dual between Wisconsin at Minnesota on Sunday, January 22, 2012. Minnesota won the dual 37-3. Continue reading
Zach Sanders picked up a technical fall at 125 pounds to start the Gophers’ 37-3 victory against Wisconsin on Sunday, and his teammates followed suit.
“I knew the kid wasn’t that highly ranked. I just wanted to go out there and set the tone for the rest of the team and the rest of the dual meet,” Sanders said. Continue reading at mndaily.com
NDSU Wrestling Upset Bid Falls Short in 20-13 Loss to No. 17 Oregon State
CORVALLIS, Ore. – No. 17 Oregon State defeated the North Dakota State wrestling team, 20-13, on Sunday, Jan. 22 at Gill Coliseum in Corvallis, Ore. The Bison lost their third straight dual and fall to 4-6 on the year. Continue reading
Ridgewater made a strong showing at the Minnesota/Iowa Duals on Saturday in Rochester, MN. Against four scholarship programs the Warriors went 3-1 on the day. The Warriors started out the day wrestling the number one NJCCA wrestling team in the country – Iowa Central. Ridgewater lost 37 -10. The only points for the Warriors were from Trevor Mahlum, winning by a pin, and Javior Portillo securing a major decision. Continue reading
FAYETTE, Iowa – The Southwest Minnesota State University wrestling team began the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference portion of its schedule on Sunday afternoon. The Mustangs were defeated 28-9 by No. 3 Upper Iowa University at the Dorman Gymnasium. Continue reading