North Iowa Area 24 St. Olaf 15

at Mason City, Iowa

North Iowa Area 24, St. Olaf 15
125 – Open (StO) Open (NIACC)
133 – Wismit Moinius (NIACC) def. Zacn Millerl (StO), 19-3
141 – Ryan Timmerman (StO) def. Open (NIACC)
149 – Kevin Lewis (NIACC) def. Mark Thomas (StO), Fall 4:22
157 – Quintin Haynes (NIACC) def. James Roach (StO),13-4
165 – Isaiah Tatum (NIACC) def. Josef Waples (StO), 12-5
174 – Emilio Gonzalez (NIACC) def. Joseph Pesta (StO), 6-5
184 – Taylor Knight (NIACC) def. Andrew Rudd (StO), 9-2
197 – Joe Schlueter (StO) def. Weston Hawkins (NIACC), 8-2
285 – Justin Luthey (StO) def. Tray Pendleton (NIACC), Fall 3:46

St. Olaf 27 Rochester 18

December 14, 2010 at Northfield, MN

St. Olaf 27, Rochester CTC 18
125: Ethan Loftus (RCTC) def. Open (StO)
133: Pat LeVasseur (RCTC) def. Ian Peppel (StO) 0-1
141: Ryan Timmerman (StO) def. Jered Kemp (RCTC), Fall 2:27
149: Aaron Niles (RCTC) def. Leo Juarez (StO), Fall 3:45
157: Sam Schad (RCTC) def. Jacob Bohler (StO), 5-9
165: Joey Waples (StO) def. Peter McPhail (RCTC), 12-6
174: Joe Pesta (StO) def. Tyler Thomas (RCTC), 8-1
184: Andrew Rudd (StO) def. Ben Dahl (RCTC), Fall 6:05
197: Joe Schlueter (StO) def. Andy Godeen (RCTC), 6-4
285: Sahmad Nakumbe (StO) def. N. Parker (RCTC), Fall 1:19

St. Olaf 22 Central College 20

Rudd pin propels Oles past Central

NORTHFIELD, Minn. – Andrew Rudd’s pin at 5:33 of his match at 184 helped St. Olaf defeat Central College 22-20 on Friday night at Skoglund Center.

Rudd’s victory over Central’s Nate Fell came with the Oles trailing 17-16 in the second to last match of the night.

Central’s Theron Stewart needed an overtime period to defeat the Oles’ Joe Schlueter 7-5 at 197, but the decision was enough to secure the team win for St. Olaf.

The Oles’ other wins came from Ian Peppel at 133, Ryan Timmerman at 141 and Joey Waples at 174.

St. Olaf hosts Rochester Community and Technical College on Tuesday.

Dec. 10, 2010 | Northfield, Minn. (Skoglund Center)

St. Olaf 22, Central College 20
125 – Open (StO) – Open (CC)
133 – def. Ian Peppel (StO) def. Bryan Conolly (CC), 10-4
141 – Ryan Timmerman (StO) def. Carlos Hernandez (CC), 13-5
149 – Joseph Atwell (CC) def. Leo Juarez (StO), 18-0
157 -Josh Atwell (CC) def. Jacob Bohler (StO), Fall 2:17
165 – Mike Roth (StO) def. Open (CC)
174 – Joey Waples (StO) def. T. Van Renferghem (CC), 7-4
184 – Andrew Rudd (StO) def. Nate Fell (CC), Fall 5:33
197 – Theron Stewart CC) def. Joe Schlueter (StO), 7-5
285 – Jacob Crawford (CC) def. Sahmad Nakumbe (StO), Fall 1:05

North Iowa Area 24 St. Olaf 15

St. Olaf drops dual to North Iowa Area CC

NORTHFIELD, Minn. – North Iowa Area Community College claimed a 24-15 wrestling win over St. Olaf on Thursday night at Skoglund Center.

The Oles picked up three wins in the match, including pins from Jacob Bohler at 157 and Ryan Timmerman at 141.

The team’s other win came from Joey Waples at 165.

The Oles host duals with Central College and UW Eau-Claire on Friday at 7 p.m. and 8:30 p.m.

Dec. 9, 2010 | Northfield, Minn. (Skoglund Center)

North Iowa Area 24, St. Olaf 15
125 – Open (StO) Open (NIACC)
133 – Wismit Moinius (NIACC) def. Ian Peppel (StO), 13-4
141 – Ryan Timmerman (StO) def. Kirk Sallis (NIACC), Fall 4:32
149 – Kirk Sallis (NIACC) def. Thomas Mork (StO), 13-0
157 – Jacob Bohler (StO) def. Quintin Haynes (NIACC), Fall 2:17
165 – Josef Waples (StO) def. Isaiah Tatum (NIACC), 18-15
174 – Emilio Gonzalez (NIACC) def. Joseph Pesta (StO), 4-3
184 – Taylor Knight (NIACC) def. Andrew Rudd (StO), Fall 2:45
197 – Weston Hawkins (NIACC) def. Joe Schlueter (StO), 3-1
285 – Mark Tiedemann (NIACC) Justin Luthey (StO), 10-2

Auggie-Brute-Adidas Open

MINNEAPOLIS — The defending NCAA Division III national champion Augsburg College wrestling team opened its season with a strong performance at its Auggie-Brute-Adidas Open on Saturday at Si Melby Hall, with four individual champions and 23 individual placewinners in the event. The Auggie-Brute-Adidas Open featured more than 500 wrestlers from throughout the Midwest in competition.“Saturday’s tournament was a great test for every member of our wrestling team,” said Augsburg head coach Mark Matzek. “The coaching staff is very happy with the effort put forth. This competition revealed individual strengths as well as weaknesses, which is why we compete.”Defending 149-pound national runner-up Tony Valek (JR, Belle Plaine, Minn./Scott West) opened his season with an impressive championship in the 149 Gold division, winning four matches, including one pin, a major decision and a third-period technical fall in the championship match. Valek was rated second nationally at 149 in the preseason Division III national rankings.

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Southwest Minnesota State 34 St. Olaf 10

November 19, 2010 at Northfield, Minn. (Skoglund Center)

Southwest Minnesota State 34, St. Olaf 10
125 – Siefe Kenea (SMSU) def. Zach Miller (StO), 11-4
133 – Justin Reinsma (SMSU) def. Ian Pepple (StO), 11-3
141 – Ryan Timmerman (StO) def. Robert Morris (SMSU), 8-0
149 – David Albrech (SMSU) def. Alex Evan (StO), Fall 2:17
157 – Jacob Begin (SMSU) def. Justin Skillings (StO), Fall 4:18
165 – Josef Waples (StO) def. Sam Bonsu (SMSU), Fall 3:25
174 – Zak Coates (SMSU) def. Joseph Pesta (StO), 7-1
184 – C.D. Johnson (SMSU) def. Collin Jergenson (StO), 5-1
197 – Erik Berdahl (SMSU) def. James Noneman (StO), Fall 2:21
285 – Todd Klemz (SMSU) def. Sahmad Nakumbe (StO), 5-2