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Jackrabbits Streak Past Air Force

U.S. AIR FORCE ACADEMY, Colo. – Colten Carlson’s pin at 165 pounds capped a momentum-changing four-match winning streak for South Dakota State and lifted the Jackrabbits to a 24-14 victory over Air Force in a Big 12 Conference wrestling dual Sunday afternoon.

With the victory, SDSU improved to 2-3 overall and 1-2 in conference duals. Air Force was wrestling for the first time this season.

The Jackrabbits trailed 7-0 through two matches as Tanner Jordan dropped a 6-3 decision at 125 pounds and 13th-ranked Zach Price suffered a 14-4 loss by major decision to Jared Van Vleet.

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High School Milestones – Saturday, January 16, 2021

  • 150th Win – David Platt, Hibbing, 12th, 152 pounds
  • 100th Win – Garret Eiynck, Mahnomen/Waubun, 12th, 126 pounds
  • 100th Win – Cade Johnson, Woodbury, 12th, 152 pounds
  • 75th Win – Danny Mosford, Howard Lake-Waverly-Winsted, 12th, 220 pounds
  • 75th Win – Alex Braun, Woodbury, 9th, 113 pounds

Gophers Sweep B1G Tri-Meet against Maryland and Michigan State

EAST LANSING, Mich. – In its first conference tri-meet since 1996, the 14th-ranked Gopher wrestling team (2-1) defeated Maryland (0-3) and host Michigan State (1-1) on Saturday afternoon. Minnesota routed the Terrapins with a 48-0 win and defeated the No. 17 Spartans, 28-6, in the finale.

Eight of the 10 Gophers finished the day with two victories led by sophomore Patrick McKee. The 17th-ranked 125 pounder began the day with a major decision against Maryland’s King Sandoval and then upset No. 2 Rayvon Foley of the Spartans with a 10-6 decision.

Top-ranked heavyweight Gable Steveson improved to 32-0 in his career in dual meets with a pin and technical fall. Steveson earned a 13-second fall against Maryland’s Connor Bowes to tie for the second-fastest pin in school history, matching Mitch McKee (2017) and Jim Martinez (1981).

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High School Milestones – Friday, January 15, 2021

  • 150th Win – Carson Tschudi, Delano, 12th, 152 pounds
  • 75th Pin – Kyle Boeke, Princeton, 12th, 138 pounds
  • 100th Win – Mark Jenniges, Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa, 12th, 195 pounds
  • 100th Win – Tate Lange, Holdingford, 12th, 170 pounds
  • 100th Win – Rhett Hudoba, Ogilvie, 11th, 138 pounds
  • 75th Win – Zak McPhee, Proctor-Hermantown 9th, 145 pounds
  • 50th Win and 25th Pin – Maxwell Secord, Holdingford, 12th, 195 pounds
  • 60th Win – Sam Harren, Holdingford, 11th, 220 pounds
  • 60th Win – David Revering, Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale/Parkers Prairie, 9th, 113 pounds
  • 50th Win – Drew Lange, Holdingford 9th, 126 pounds