Scott beat Bunch in deciding third match to earn 60 kg spot on Olympic Team in Times Square

Coleman Scott (Stillwater, Okla./Sunkist Kids) won two of three matches against Shawn Bunch, Columbus, Ohio (Gator WC) to earn the 60 kg/132 lbs. position in men’s freestyle on the 2012 U.S. Olympic Team.

The best-of-three Championship Series was held on a raised mat in the middle of Times Square in New York City, a beautiful and dramatic setting for such an important competition. Continue reading at themat.com

Teams Announced For Wrestling’s Southern Scuffle

After a huge reception for the inaugural 2012 Southern Scuffle in Chattanooga, Mocs wrestling head coach Heath Eslinger announced the return of the event for 2013 today. The two-day tournament will again take place in McKenzie Arena on Jan. 1-2 and will attract one of the best fields of any in-season event in the nation. Continue reading at chattanoogan.com

Ten Bison Wrestlers Earn Western Wrestling Conference Academic Honors

OREM, Utah – Following the recent completion of the 2011-12 school year, the Western Wrestling Conference has announced its All-Academic Team and Coaches’ Honor Roll for the past season. This year’s academic awards honor 61 student-athletes from the seven conference schools for their work in the classroom.

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Three Vikings receive Academic All-America honors

TOWSON, Md. – Marcus Edgington and Cody Lensing represent Augustana on the Capital One Academic All-America At-Large first team, while Maggie Leland landed on the third team, the College Sports Information Directors of America announced Wednesday.

Lensing and Edgington were seniors on the Viking wrestling squad in 2011-12 and Leland recently concluded her sophomore season on the women’s golf team. Continue reading at goaugie.com