SMSU places eight, including two champions at Concordia Open

MOORHEAD, Minn. – Southwest Minnesota State had eight place winners, including a pair of individual champions at the Concordia-Moorhead Open in Moorhead, Minn., on Saturday.

In the Gold Division (Upper Classmen), Jacob Begin won the 165 lbs. class with a 4-0 record, while in the Maroon Division (Freshman) Terrance Maier went 3-0 at 174 lbs. to capture the title. Continue reading

Four Johnnies Finish in Top Three at Augsburg

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. – Four Johnnies finished in the top three at the Augsburg Open on Saturday, Nov. 19, in Minneapolis.

Sophomore Brandon Seppelt (Foley, Minn.) won the gold bracket at 157 pounds with a perfect 4-0 record, including a forfeit win over teammate Chris Stevermer (Savage, Minn./Prior Lake) in the semifinals. Stevermer went 3-1 to claim third. Continue reading