Pioneers cap busy week with runner-up MCAC finish

Rochester, MN – Three days after returning from Louisville, Ky., where it finished sixth in the junior college division of the NWCA National Duals, the Northland wrestling team was back on the mat for the Minnesota College Athletic Conference Dual Meet Championships Wednesday, Jan. 15 at Rochester Community & Technical College.

Northland wrestled to a 3-1 record on the day, good enough for second in the event. Tournament host Rochester won the event with a perfect 4-0 mark on the day. This is Northland’s second consecutive dual meet runner-up finish and fourth since the program began in the 2013-14 season.

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Louisville again set to host NWCA’s Mat Mayhem with 92 college teams battling for dual meet championships

Manheim, Pennsylvania — A record 92 college teams will be participating in Mat Mayhem this coming weekend at the Kentucky Exposition Center at the NWCA’s annual National Duals.

The 2020 U.S. Marine Corps NWCA Multi-Division National Dual Meet Championships presented by ARMS Software and Defense Soap hosted by NUWAY takes place January 10-11 with Louisville as the host for the second straight year.

“Last year, we saw great support from the wrestling community in Louisville and the state of Kentucky and we’re excited to expand even more this year with the record number of teams participating and even some local high schools getting into the mix, hosting one of their regional dual meet events here at the Kansas Exposition Center,” said NWCA Executive Director Mike Moyer.

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