13 inducted into the 2024 Bartelma Minnesota Wrestling Hall of Fame

2024 MWCA Award Recipients Honored

Benson, Minn. – Thirteen new members were inducted into the Minnesota Wrestling Coaches Association Dave Bartelma Hall of Fame on Saturday, May 4th, in Benson, Minn.

The new inductees honored were Luke Eustice, Ty Eustice, Wes Haglund, Mike Hendrickson, Chuck Marks, Jim Richardson, Dean Salo, Doug Salo, Ray Thorkildson, and Mike Thorn. Pioneer Inductees Ardell Knudsvig (who started the program in Ada, MN), Gary Brantl (who started the program in Plummer, MN), and Chuck Keogh (who started the program in Waubun, MN) were also honored. Those in attendance each gave a speech.

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Meet the 2024 Bartelma Wrestling Hall of Fame Inductees

Learn about the latest Minnesota Wrestling Coaches Association David Bartelma Wrestling Hall of Fame Inductees. The 2024 Induction Dinner will take place on Saturday, May 4th, in Benson, Minn. Inductees will be Luke Eustice, Ty Eustice, Wes Haglund, Mike Hendrickson, Chuck Marks, Jim Richardson, Dean Salo, Doug Salo, Ray Thorkildson, Mike Thorn, Ardell Knudsvig, Gary Brantl, and Chuck Keogh.

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Eustice Named Head Assistant Wrestling Coach at Davidson

DAVIDSON, N.C. – Ty Eustice has been named the head assistant coach of the Davidson Wrestling program, head coach Andy Lausier announced Monday.

The Blue Earth, Minn. native wrestled collegiately at the University of Iowa where he was a two-time All American and a four-time NCAA Qualifier. In 2006, Eustice was a NCAA Finalist. He was also a four-time High School State Champion in Minnesota.

“I am so excited to welcome Ty and his family to Davidson, and I am confident that there isn’t a better fit for our program and our scholar-athletes,” Lausier said. “Ty’s competitive and coaching accomplishments are world-class, and he is a product of one of the greatest wrestling programs in the history of our sport.

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Guillotine Grapevine Podcast: At the Auggie Open with Augsburg coach Jim Moulsoff and Minnesota State assistant Ty Eustice

It’s college wrestling season and here in Minnesota, that means one of the first major events is hosted by Augsburg University in Minneapolis. On Episode 36 of The Guillotine Grapevine, we’ll chat with Augsburg head wrestling coach Jim Moulsoff about the team, the tournament and the landscape of Division III wrestling and we’ll also get a chance to sneak into a back hallway to talk with new Minnesota State assistant coach Ty Eustice.

Eustice spent the last several years working for J Robinson Camps in Minneapolis. He’s back in Mankato where he spent two years as a graduate assistant after completing his collegiate career at the University of Iowa.

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Minnesota State Names Ty Eustice Assistant Wrestling Coach

Mankato, Minn. — Jim Makovsky, head coach of the Minnesota State wrestling program, has announced that Ty Eustice has been named assistant coach.

Eustice, who has spent the last five years serving with the J Robinson Intensive Camps, initially as Camp Director prior to being promoted to Executive Director, has experience at every level of NCAA wrestling, competing at Division I and coaching at Division I, Division II and Division III.

“I want to thank Jim and Kevin (Buisman) for their efforts during this process,” said Eustice. “I believe Minnesota State can win at the highest level; we have a thriving university, first-rate facilities and great people in the department. Minnesota and the surrounding states have some of the best wrestling in the country and we are going to focus on bringing in young men that want to work at the process and reach for big goals.”

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GG08: J Robinson and Ty Eustice talk J Robinson Camps and the Iowa-Minnesota rivalry

gg08-j-robinson-and-ty-eustice-talk-j-robinson-camps-and-the-iowa-minnesota-rivalry_thumbnail.jpgEpisode 8 of the Guillotine Grapevine goes inside the nationally-respected J Robinson Intensive Camps with founder J Robinson and the camp’s Executive Director Ty Eustice.

Robinson and Eustice talk about the philosophy behind the camp system and the 28-day intensive camp specifically as well as the genesis of the system when it started back when Robinson was an assistant coach at the University of Iowa.

With the annual Iowa-Minnesota dual set for this weekend, Robinson and Eustice also share a few stories about the rivalry and what each recalls from their time on each side of the battle. Eustice was a two-time All-American at Iowa.

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The Guillotine – February 22, 2008

The February 22, 2008 issue of The Guillotine has arrived! Content in this issue includes: Wrestlers to watch | Lace ‘em up | Open Tournament Calendar | MWCA Report | Jim Jackson and Apple Valley | Class AAA Ratings | Class AA Ratings | Class A Ratings | One-on-one with Ty Eustice | Officially Speaking | Minnesota College Connection | Rutt breaks wins record | Ask the Doc | View From the Matbird Seat | National Wrestling Hall of Fame | Wabasso: Learning and Winning Together | Milestones | High School Team Section Results | Through the Eyes of Mom | Where Have They Gone? | Fastest Falls | Years Ago | College Results.

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