Augustana Adds Four For 2021-22

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — After having eight student-athletes sign a National Letter of Intent to continue their athletic and academic careers at Augustana in the fall, head coach Jason Reitmeier announced the signings of four more student-athletes Tuesday morning. The class of 12 Viking wrestlers will enroll as freshmen in the fall of 2021.

“We are excited to announce four more signees to our 2021 freshmen class,” head coach Jason Reitmeier said. “Again, just like our early signees, these four bring in outstanding credentials both academically and athletically. We really focused this year on tough, hard nosed kids that exemplify being a student-athlete.”

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Minnesota West stocking up with wrestling talent

WORTHINGTON — Fans of local college wrestling anxious to see a return to regular team competitions could see it at Minnesota West Community and Technical College next year. Second-year head coach Randy Baker has been hard at work on the recruiting trail, and he’s already received commitments from several wrestlers from across a variety of states.

Among his top recruits thus far is Jacob Vogel of Dell Rapids, S.D., who captured a state high school individual championship in 2021 after placing fourth in 2020, fourth in 2019 and becoming a first-time state qualifier in 2018. Continue reading at dglobe.com →