Augsburg ranked No. 1 in D-III wrestling preseason poll

MINNEAPOLIS — With seven individuals ranked in the top 10 in their weight classes, the Augsburg University wrestling team is the top-ranked team in the National Wrestling Coaches Association Division III preseason national rankings, released this week. Winners of 12 NCAA Division III national championships since 1991 and national runners-up… Continue reading

Auggies Gliva, Bennyhoff named Google Cloud Academic All-Americans (CoSIDA)

MINNEAPOLIS — Augsburg University wrestlers Sam Bennyhoff (JR, Mound, Minn./Mound-Westonka HS) and Victor Gliva (SO, Farmington, Minn./Farmington HS) were named to the Google Cloud Academic All-America Division III Men’s At-Large Team, as selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA), it was announced on Tuesday. Gliva and Bennyhoff… Continue reading

Lizak, Ream, Velasquez, Bennyhoff, and Gliva named to CoSIDA Academic All-District Team

Five area wrestlers were named to the 2017-18 Google Cloud Academic All-District® Men’s At-Large Team, selected by College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA), recognizes the nation’s top student-athletes for their combined performances on the playing field and in the classroom. Ethan Lizak of Minnesota, Clay Ream of North Dakota… Continue reading

College Wrestling Awards winners crowned at NCAA championships

INDIANAPOLIS — The NCAA Wrestling Awards were handed out at the 2018 NCAA Wrestling Championships in all three divisions on March 10 for Divisions II and III and March 17 for Division I. The inaugural NCAA Wrestling Awards were presented at the 2012 wrestling championships. The three awards, given in each… Continue reading