League-leading six Huskies wrestlers earn All-NSIC honors

157-pounder Nick Novak and 197-pounder Dominic Murphy earn First Team accolades

BURNSVILLE, Minn. – No. 3 St. Cloud State Wrestling saw a league-best six student-athletes named All-NSIC on Wednesday as the conference office announced their All-Conference teams. 157-pounder Nick Novak and 197-pounder Dominic Murphy earned First Team honors, while Paxton Creese (125), Sam Spencer (133), Joey Bianchini (149) and Abner Romero (174) were named to the Second Team.

Nick Novak has gone 19-0 this season with a 10-0 record in duals. Moving up to 157 in December after an injury, Novak has scored seven major decisions, one tech fall and two pins while going 3-0 against ranked opponents.

Dominic Murphy owns a 22-3 record with a 12-2 mark in duals this season as the Huskies’ 197-pounder. Murphy owns four ranked wins and has recorded three major decisions, two tech falls and four pins while going undefeated in NSIC action.

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2020-21 NSIC All-Conference Teams Announced

BURNSVILLE, Minn. – The 2020-21 NSIC Wrestling All-Conference teams were announced as the regular season concluded last week. The all-conference teams were selected by the league coaches with the top point receivers at each weight class being named first team and the second being named to the second team. The NSIC Wrestler of the Year, Rookie of the Year and Coach of the Year will be selected by the league coaches and announced following the NCAA Championships.

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St. Cloud State wrestling claims nine All-NSIC awards for 2019-20

The 2019-20 NSIC Wrestling All-Conference teams were announced as the regular season concluded last week. The All-Conference teams were selected by the league coaches with the top point receivers at each weight class being named first team and the second being named to the second team. The NSIC Wrestler of the Year, Rookie of the Year and Coach of the Year will be selected by the league coaches and announced following the NCAA Championships.

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2019-20 NSIC Wrestling All-Conference Teams Announced

BURNSVILLE, Minn. – The 2019-20 NSIC Wrestling All-Conference teams were announced as the regular season concluded last week. The all-conference teams were selected by the league coaches with the top point receivers at each weight class being named first team and the second being named to the second team. The NSIC Wrestler of the Year, Rookie of the Year and Coach of the Year will be selected by the league coaches and announced following the NCAA Championships.

St. Cloud State, which won its ninth straight NSIC Regular Season Championship, led the way with nine All-NSIC members, including seven first-team members. Upper Iowa had three wrestlers honored, with two first-team members, while Augustana and Minot State each had two wrestlers named all-conference (Minot with the final first-team member). UMary, Minnesota State, Northern State, and Southwest Minnesota State each had one wrestler named to the second team.

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