The 2012 NWCA/Cliff Keen National Duals Presented by Hibiclens and The Marines has announced the brackets for the event taking place on January 7-8 at the Prairie Capital Convention Center in Springfield, Illinois. Continue reading at nwcaonline.com
#3 Huskies sweep competition at GC Duals
The St. Cloud State University wrestling team continued to impress in 2011-12 with a 4-0 record at the Grand Canyon Duals on Dec. 31 in Phoenix, Ariz. The Huskies now own a 7-0 record this season and will compete at the NWCA Division II Duals next weekend in Springfield, Ill.
St. Cloud State will travel to the Grand Canyon Duals on Dec. 31 in Phoenix, Ariz. This tournament is hosted by Grand Canyon University. SCSU will compete in four duals on the day starting against California Baptist. The remainder of the day includes matches against #18 Colorado Mesa, #8 Mercyhurst and host #5 Grand Canyon. Fans can watch the match against Grand Canyon live on the American One Pay Per View service at http://www.b2livetv.com/partner_members.asp?id=28.
St. Cloud State University senior Tad Merritt (Canby/Canby H.S.) has been selected as the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Wrestler of the Week on Dec. 12. A team captain for the Huskies in 2011-12, Merritt earned the honor thanks to his first place finish in the 174-pound division at the 2011 Holiday Inn Husky Open on Dec. 10 in St. Cloud, Minn.
The St. Cloud State wrestling team is host to the 41st Holiday Inn Husky Open today at the Halenbeck Hall Fieldhouse.
The Open begins at 9 a.m. The Open includes Minnesota, North Dakota State, Minnesota State-Mankato, Minnesota State-Moorhead, Southwest Minnesota State, St. John’s, Mary, Wisconsin-Parkside, Concordia-Moorhead, Indianapolis, Iowa Lakes and Augsburg. Continue reading at sctimes.com
The upcoming St. Cloud State University wrestling dual match against UW-Eau Claire will now take place on Wednesday, Jan. 18 at 7:30 p.m. in Halenbeck Hall.
The match between the Huskies and the Blugolds was originally slated to take place on Tuesday, Feb. 7, but the two teams will now compete on Jan. 18.
EDMOND, Okla. — Despite owning a perfect 3-0 record this season, St. Cloud State University wrestling fell out of the top spot in the latest NCAA Division II wrestling poll. Newberry (S.C.) is the new leader in the Division II Wrestling Coaches Association poll released this week, while St. Cloud State University falls to number three in the poll (released on Dec. 7).