Minnesota State 27, MSU Moorhead 12

MOORHEAD, Minn. – Despite a pin from sophomore Blake Bosch, the Minnesota State University Moorhead wrestling team came up short against Minnesota State, Mankato on Saturday, falling to the Mavericks 27-12 in Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference action at Nemzek Fieldhouse in Moorhead, Minn.

MSUM fell to 1-2 overall and 0-1 in the NSIC with the loss while Minnesota State improved to 2-0 overall and 2-0 in the league with the win.

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Trip to New York City a Memorable Experience for Dragons

NEW YORK CITY – The Minnesota State University Moorhead wrestling team’s trip to New York City for the Grapple at the Garden proved to be a memorable experience. Not only did the Dragons win their dual against Long Island University Post on Sunday, but they also had time to visit the sites in America’s largest city.

“We have had a great experience on our trip to New York City for the Grapple at the Garden,” Nelson said. “On Saturday evening the coaching staff attended an MSUM wrestling social where we met many Moorhead State alumni who know live and work on the East Coast. The social was a great event to visit with past alumni, wrestlers and family who were attending the Grapple at the Garden.” Continue reading at msumdragons.com

MSU-Moorhead 33, Long Island University Post 6

Big Win in the Big Apple: Dragons Top LIU Post 33-6 at Grapple at the Garden

NEW YORK CITY – Three wins by fall propelled the Minnesota State University Moorhead wrestling team to a 33-6 win over Long Island University Post in action Sunday morning at the Grapple at the Garden at historic Madison Square Garden in New York City.

The Dragons improved to 1-1 on the season while the Pioneers fell to 1-9 in duals.

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Dragons to Battle LIU-Post Sunday in Grapple at the Garden

MOORHEAD, Minn. — The Minnesota State University Moorhead wrestling team will compete in one of its most anticipated events in recent memory on Sunday when it competes at the Grapple at the Garden at Madison Square Garden in New York City. The Dragons will face Long Island University-Post in a dual at 7 a.m. Central time.

“It’s a prestigious event held at Madison Square Garden,” MSUM head coach Kris Nelson said. “There are a lot of D1 schools competing. We’re very honored to be involved.”

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