Cobbers Take Control Early in Dual Win Over SJU
MOORHEAD, Minn. – Concordia recorded six bonus-point wins in a 36-12 dual victory over Saint John’s on Friday, Jan. 31, in Moorhead.
The Cobbers (6-4 dual record) also earned a forfeit at 125 pounds.
Sophomore Jacob Scherber (Buffalo, Minn.) stopped the skid for SJU (1-5 dual record) with an 8-2 decision at 174 pounds for his team-leading 19th win of the season.
Manheim, PA – The National Wrestling Coaches Association has released the latest 2019-2020 Division III Dual Meet Team Rankings and Individual Rankings.
Dragons Rally for Thrilling 20-19 Win over Rival Concordia
MOORHEAD, Minn. — The Minnesota State University Moorhead wrestling team rallied from a 16-6 deficit with wins in four of the final five matches to earn a thrilling 20-19 win over crosstown rival Concordia in a nonconference dual Thursday at Nemzek Fieldhouse. After several frustrating close losses, MSUM beat the Cobbers for the first time since the 2010 season.
MSUM improved to 1-3 on the year with the win while Concordia fell to 5-4.
Sophomores Justin Dravis (165) and Evan Foster (174) helped complete the comeback for the Dragons, which received a huge momentum boost from a pin from senior Zach Scott at 149.
Manheim, PA – The National Wrestling Coaches Association (NWCA) Division III team dual meet, team tournament, and individual rankings have been released. There were quite a few changes in each poll after all the action that took place over the weekend at the US Marine Corps/NWCA Multi-Division National Duals Championships in Louisville, KY. Wartburg sits atop the Team Dual Poll after winning the Division III Championship over Augsburg, while Augsburg holds the #1 ranking in the Team Tournament Poll.
2020 Ridgewater Open results. Saturday, January 11 at Willmar, MN.
Gabe Bellefeuille of Perham has committed to wrestling for Concordia College in 2020-21.
Manheim, PA – The National Wrestling Coaches Association have released the latest 2019-2020 Division III Dual Meet Team Rankings and Individual Rankings.
DUBUQUE, Iowa — Concordia won its first two dual matches at the University of Dubuque Jim Fox Duals but then lost to host Dubuque to finish the day with a 2-1 record.
The Cobbers downed Milw. School of Engineering 35-18 and then cruised to a 41-9 over Fontbonne to set up the match of the tournament with the Spartans who were also 2-0 heading into the final dual of the day. Dubuque was able to come away with three key decision wins by a total of four points and won 28-15.
Concordia completes a 2-dual tournament swing where they go 5-1. CC is now 5-3 in dual meets on the year.