Sanders named MWCA Mr. Minnesota of Wrestling

Zach Sanders of Wabasha-Kellogg was named MWCA Mr. Minnesota of Wrestling at the Dave Bartelma Hall of Fame Banquet held at Augsburg College on April 28, 2007.

The Minnesota Wrestling Coaches Association annually presents the Mr. Minnesota High School Wrestler award to the senior that best exemplifies the highest ideals of high school wrestling in Minnesota. Judging is based on past performances, citizenship, academics, leadership, and adherence to MSHSL rules.

Sanders is a five-time state champion with a career record of 223-5. He won the Class A 119 pound title this year, the 112-pound title as a junior and as a sophomore, and the 103-pound title as a freshman and as an eighth-grader. He ended his high school career with three undefeated seasons.

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The Guillotine – April 13, 2007

The April 13, 2007 issue of The Guillotine has arrived! Content in this issue includes: Gophers Golden in Auburn Hills | Lace ‘em up | Mavericks finish 4th at Nationals | Ask The Doc | Camps, Clinics, and Training | Coaching change for Augsburg | The View From the Matbird Seat | NCAA DI Championships | Rosemount Wrestling – It gets in your blood | One Career Ends, Another Begins – Bob Dettmer | Where Have They Gone? | Officially Speaking | Team MN at NHSCA Championships | MWCA Awards | Through the Eyes of Mom.

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The Guillotine – March 16, 2007

The March 16, 2007 issue of The Guillotine has arrived! Content in this issue includes: ACGC, STMA, and Apple Valley crowned team champions | Sanders wins fifth title, Adams and Anderson win third titles | Auggies win NCAA DIII Tournament with three champs | Gophers win Big Ten Tournament | Miller becomes first Viking National Champ | State Tournament Individual results and photos | State Tournament Team results and photos | State Tournament Action photos | Lace ‘em up | Open Tournament Calendar.

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The Guillotine – February 23, 2007

The February 23, 2007 issue of The Guillotine has arrived! Content in this issue includes: State champions back for more | MWCA President‘s Report | Lace ‘em up | Open Tournament Calendar | Ask the Doc | Forever indebted to Dick Mueller | Former Gopher coach passes away | Class AAA Ratings | Class AA Ratings | Class A Ratings | One-on-one with Dustin Schlatter | Officially Speaking | State Tournament Schedule | Through the Eyes of Mom | View From the Matbird Seat | Eagan Wrestling: One step at a time | Milestones | Team Section Results | Up on My Soap Box | MN 9th Grade and Under State | Where Have They Gone? | Division III Great Lakes Regional | Years Ago | Fastest Falls | Minnesota area college results.

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2007 MWCA All-State Academic Team named

The 2007 edition of the MWCA (Minnesota Wrestling Coaches Association) All-State Academic Team consists of twenty-eight student-athletes with a combined GPA of 3.63. These wrestlers have amassed over 3,800 career wins with a combined winning percentage of 83% “We strive to find excellent students who also happen to be excellent wrestlers,” said Dean Jennissen, MWCA All-State Academic Chairperson. “This is truly the cream of the crop and a great example of the caliber of student-athletes we have involved in wrestling state-wide.”

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