Petersen, Sax, and Johnson Seeded in Big 12 Championships Bracket

IRVING, Texas – North Dakota State wrestling’s Max Petersen (149), Landen Johnson (157) and Gaven Sax (174) have been seeded, as the Big 12 Conference announced seeds and bracket for the 2024 Big 12 Championships held in Tulsa, Oklahoma this weekend.

Petersen received a six seed in the 149-pound bracket, the highest for the Bison, as the redshirt freshman went 15-7 during the regular season, including a 6-2 mark in Big 12 duals. Petersen is set to face Northern Iowa’s Adam Allard (5-8) in the first round. Petersen did not face Allard during the regular season.

Johnson received a seven seed in the 157-pound bracket after an 11-10 campaign that included a 5-2 record in Big 12 duals. Johnson received one of three randomly drawn byes in the first round and will face the winner of Northern Iowa’s Ryder Downey (16-4), seeded second, and Utah Valley’s Alex Emmer (3-11) in the quarterfinals. Johnson picked up an 8-1 win over Emmer during the regular season but did not face Downey.

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Big Ten Championship Pre-Seeds Announced; Salazar No. 1 at 184

MINNEAPOLIS – Minnesota senior Isaiah Salazar earned the top seed at 184 pounds as the Big Ten conference released pre-seeds Monday night for this week’s 2024 Big Ten Wrestling Championships in College Park, Md.

Led by Salazar, Minnesota heads into the championships with seven wrestlers seeded within the conference allocations determined by the NCAA last week, including four Gophers who slot in within the top five in their weight class.

The pre-seeds, as voted on by the conference’s coaches, rank 14 starters in all ten weight classes. Official final brackets for the tournament are set to be finalized and released later this week.

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2024 Big 12 Wrestling Championship Seedings and Brackets Announced

IRVING, Texas – The Conference announced on Monday the seedings and brackets for the 2024 Big 12 Wrestling Championship, which is set to take place March 9-10 at the BOK Center in Tulsa, Oklahoma.

Seven different teams earned top seeds led by Iowa State, Missouri and South Dakota State garnering two top seeds each. Air Force, Northern Colorado, Northern Iowa, and Oklahoma State all collected one top seed.

Missouri’s Noah Surtin (125) and Keegan O’Toole grabbed the top seeds for the defending champion Tigers, while Iowa State’s Anthony Echemendia (141) and Casey Swiderski (149) grabbed the top spots for the Cyclones. Cade DeVos and Tanner Sloan rounded out the teams with two No. 1 spots for South Dakota State in the 174- and 197-pound weight classes, respectively. Missouri and Oklahoma State received the most selections as both teams’ entire lineups were seeded in the top eight.

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The Guillotine – March 15, 2006

The March 15, 2006 issue of The Guillotine has arrived! Content in this issue includes: Open Tournament Calendar | Class AAA Team results and photos | Class AAA Individual results and photos | Class AA Team results and photos | Class AA Individual results and photos | Class A Team results and photos | Class A Individual results and photos | State Tournament Action | College Tournament Time.

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The Guillotine – March 10, 2005

The March 10, 2005 issue of The Guillotine has arrived! Content in this issue includes: 2005 State Tournament Coverage | Open Tournament Calendar | Class AAA Team results and photos | Class AAA Individual results and photos | Class AA Team results and photos | State Tournament Action | College Tournament Time | Class AA Individual results and photos | Class A Team results and photos | Class A Individual results and photos.

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The Guillotine – March 17, 2004

The March 17, 2004 issue of The Guillotine has arrived! Content in this issue includes: Apple Valley, St. Michael-Albertville, and Pierz claim team titles | Open Tournament Calendar | The Matbird is taking flight | Class AAA Team results and photos | Class AAA Individual results and photos | Class AA Team results and photos | State Tournament Action | College Tournament Time | Class AA Individual results and photos | Class A Team results and photos | Class A Individual results and photos | Gophers second at Big Ten Tournament | Augsburg places 2nd at NCAAs.

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