Jacks take step forward at Cyclone Open

A week after dropping its home opener to Drexel, South Dakota State showed major improvements at the Harold Nichols Cyclone Open, hosted by Iowa State University. Nine Jackrabbits reached the quarterfinals, including Alex Kocer, Isaac Andrade, Hunter Weddington and J.J. Everard, who each reached the semifinals. Andrade, a freshman and Weddington, a sophomore, were each competing unattached for SDSU.

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Jackrabbit All Access – Cyclone Open Preview

South Dakota State Head Coach Chris Bono welcomes 149-pound freshman Luke Zilverburg and 174-pound freshman Brady Ayers to this week’s Jackrabbit All Access. Zilverburg recaps his sixth-place showing at last weekend’s Bison Open, while Ayers talks about his Jackrabbit debut vs. Drexel. Both wrestlers also preview Saturday’s Harold Nichols Cyclone Open. SDSU will travel to Ames, Iowa to compete in the Cyclone Open Saturday with action kicking off at 9 a.m. Continue reading