Pittsburgh Wrestling Classic Results

The annual Pittsburgh Wrestling Classic took place on Saturday at Peters Township High School, pitting a Pennsylvania all-star team against a national all-star team.

Woodbury’s Alex Braun, wrestling at 145 pounds for Team USA, picked up the only pin of the dual, topping #1 Jack Consiglio in the first period.

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Future Gophers to Compete at Pittsburgh Wrestling Classic

MINNEAPOLIS — A pair of future Gophers are set to compete at the 50th Pittsburgh Wrestling Classic Saturday night at AHN Arena in McMurray, Pa.

Minnesota signees Koy Hopke and Charlie Millard have both been assigned to the United States All-Star Team in a dual matchup with the Pennsylvania All-Stars. Ranked fifth in the country by FloWrestling, Hopke will compete at heavyweight against Sean Kinney, who is ranked seventh and headed to Lafayette to play football. Millard, meanwhile, is ranked third at 160 pounds, and he will face No. 4 Conner Harer, a Rutgers signee.

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Pittsburgh Wrestling Classic Matchups

Lineup includes one Minnesota State Champion and two University of Minnesota recruits

One of high school wrestling’s showcase events will take place this Saturday at the AHN Arena at Peters Township High School in Pennsylvania. The Pittsburgh Wrestling Classic features some of the country’s best high school seniors vs. some of Pennsylvania’s best high school seniors.

Minnesota connections include two-time state champion Alex Braun of Woodbury competing at 145 pounds, as well as Gopher recruits Charlie Millard at 160 pounds and Koy Hopke at heavyweight.

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Minnesota Wrestling Adds Six on Signing Day

MINNEAPOLIS – The Minnesota wrestling program added six members on National Signing Day as Silas Dailey, Wyatt Duchateau, Koy Hopke, Charlie Millard, Jack Nelson and Jed Wester all signed National Letters of Intent, head coach Brandon Eggum announced.

“Our coaching staff is excited to announce a big chunk of our 2024 recruiting class,” Eggum said. “Building off of last year’s class, this local crew from Minnesota and Wisconsin is coming into their time at the ‘U’ with big expectations. This is a top-5 recruiting class that is full of young men who love the sport of wrestling and are looking to develop into the best wrestlers and people they can be.

“Their accomplishments on the mat and in the classroom are incredibly impressive. We have a couple of 4.0 students, a world champ, multiple All-Americans and many state championships in this group. They are like-minded in the way they wrestle with an aggressive attacking style and with their ability to beat top opponents throughout the country. This group has done that consistently throughout their careers and are eager to do it here, as well.”

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