Most met him through his many years as a wrestling coach and a Golden Gopher wrestling fan. Some met him as an instructor of golf, tennis, bowling or other physical education class at Anoka-Ramsey Community College. Others met him as their landlord or realtor. Regardless of how you met him, once one met him, one did not forget him. He had a presence. He lived life unapologetically with thick skin and a soft heart. His exterior was rough yet his character was fair and caring. He was loyal to his friends and always true blue!
Since his passing, however, his color has become purple–purple represents hope in the hell that is pancreatic cancer. Continue reading
By Lynnette Brambrink
Some may know him as a wrestling coach, some may know him from being their instructor when they took golf, tennis, bowling or other physical education classes at Anoka-Ramsey Community College, others could know him as their landlord or realtor. But once you know him, you do not forget him. He has a presence. A rather rough exterior but one that is fair, caring, and stands by his friends. True blue!
However, now his color is purple–purple for the color representing pancreatic cancer. Continue reading
Concordia will be holding a fundraiser for the Keegan Cronin family before their dual meet with St. John’s on Tuesday, February 11th at Memorial Auditorium in Moorhead. The fundraiser will be a rock, paper, scissor tournament starting at 6:45 PM prior to the dual. Cost will be $10 and all proceeds will go to the Cronin Family. Continue reading
The Guillotine is excited to partner with the The Minnesota Wrestling Coaches Association and the Randy Shaver Cancer Research and Community Fund to help publicize TakeDown Cancer events.
Over 20 events are already scheduled and posted on the new TakeDown Cancer website. Continue reading
Jared Lawrence of Pinnacle Wrestling School has generously offered to do a wrestling clinic on Dec. 30th in Shakopee. The clinic runs from 10:00 AM-3:00 PM. ALL proceeds will go to the TakeDown Cancer Program which raises money for the Randy Shaver Cancer Research and Community Fund. Continue reading
Imagine that your life long best friend just told you he has cancer. Even more, that he would die from this insidious killer. How would you respond? What would you do? Continue reading
100% of proceeds raised by poster sales donated to Keep Olympic Wrestling fund
Minneapolis, MN – J Robinson Intensive Camps is a proud supporter of the 2020 Vision|Keep the Dream Alive movement to save Olympic wrestling. Upon hearing about wrestling being cut from the Olympics, the staff at J Robinson Intensive Camps wanted to take part in the fight to save the Olympics’ oldest sport. Continue reading
Jesse Kipka wrestled in the State Tournament for Foley and is a 1998 graduate.
On February 8th, 2013 everything changed for former Foley wrestler Jesse Kipka and his family. Jesse went to work as a Sherburne County Correctional Officer and was brutally attacked by three inmates. Continue reading