Future Jacks in Dream Team Classic

Three future South Dakota State wrestlers are set to compete in the Wrestling USA Magazine/Cliff Keen Athletic 2013 Dream Team Classic dual meet on April 20.

The dual pits the 13 of the nation’s top prep wrestlers (Team USA) versus 13 of the top wrestlers from the host state (Team Illinois). This year marks the second time that the Dream Team Classic has been hosted in Illinois. Continue reading

USA Wrestling Girls Folkstyle National Championships

Thirty-two Minnesota wrestlers competed at the 2013 USAW Girls Folkstyle Nationals Wrestling Tournament as part of Team Minnesota. The event was held on the campus of Oklahoma City University in Oklahoma City, OK this past weekend. This is up from 23 Minnesota competitors in 2012, 16 in 2011, 8 in 2010 and 4 in 2009. Besides Minnesota having its largest team ever assembled for the event, this year was also the tournament’s largest participation ever, at 509 competitors. Continue reading