Three Dragons Place at California Collegiate Open

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. – The Minnesota State University Moorhead wrestling team had three individuals place in the top four during the California Collegiate Open which was held on Saturday in San Francisco, Calif.

Sophomore Blake Bosch, ranked eighth in the nation at 133 pounds, placed second in that class on Saturday while sophomore Garret Hoffner (157) and senior Michael Joseph (174) each placed fourth in their respective class.

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MSU-Moorhead 49, Simon Fraser 0

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. — The Minnesota State University Moorhead wrestling team rolled to a 49-0 win over Simon Fraser in nonconference wrestling action Friday in San Francisco, Calif. The Dragons won one match by fall and two by technical fall on their way to the win.7174

It is the first time MSUM (4-4 duals) has shut out an opponent in a dual since Nov. 14, 2013 when the Dragons blanked Jamestown, 41-0.

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MSU-Moorhead Heads to West Coast for Pair of Events

MOORHEAD, Minn. – The Minnesota State University Moorhead wrestling team heads to the West Coast for a pair of competitions this week. The Dragons will face Simon Fraser in a dual at 4:30 p.m. Central time on Friday in San Francisco, Calif., and then will compete at the California Collegiate Open on Saturday also in San Francisco.

Both events will be held at San Francisco State University.

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Augustana 35, MSU-Moorhead 3

No. 17 Augustana wrestling powers past MSU-Moorhead

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – No. 17 Augustana College wrestling recorded pins at 133 and 184 pounds and improved to 2-0 in NSIC action in a 35-3 win over MSU-Moorhead (3-4, 0-3 NSIC) on Wednesday night at the Elmen Center. The Vikings are now 13-4 on the season and have won six straight duals.

Augustana won nine of the 10 bouts on the night, including the two pins. Augustana also benefitted from major decisions at 141 and 197 pounds.

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Dragons Head South to Face No. 17 Augustana

MOORHEAD, Minn. – Fresh off of a 2-1 week at home, the Minnesota State University Moorhead wrestling team hits the road for a conference match at No. 17-ranked Augustana, which is set for Wednesday at 7 p.m. in Sioux Falls, S.D.

MSUM is 3-3 overall and 0-2 in the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference, while Augustana is 12-4 overall and 1-0 in the league.

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Upper Iowa 21, MSU-Moorhead 18; MSU-Moorhead 37, Jamestown 5

Dragons Fall Short in Upset Bid Against Upper Iowa, Roll Past Jamestown

MOORHEAD, Minn. – The Minnesota State University Moorhead wrestling team split a pair of home duals on Saturday. The Dragons saw their upset bid fall just short against No. 6-ranked Upper Iowa, falling to the Peacocks 21-18 before rolling to a 37-5 win over Jamestown to conclude the day.

MSUM is now 3-3 in duals this season and 0-2 in the NSIC.

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