Eischens goes 1-1 at Junior World Championships

Former Anoka wrestler Tyler Eischens went 1-1 at the UWW Junior World Championships on August 17th in Tallinn, Estonia.

Eischens, who wrestled Greco-Roman at 72 kg (158 lbs.), defeated Deividas Subotkevic of Lithuania 9-0 in his first match. He then lost to Ihor Bychkov of Ukraine 5-2 in the next round. Eischens was eliminated from competition when Bychkov lost in the semifinals.

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The Guillotine – April 13, 2018

The April 13, 2018 issue of The Guillotine has arrived! Featured content in this issue includes: Success Breeds Success - Tyler Eischens, One-On-One with Brayton Lee, Things I Find Interesting - Vintage Photos, Meeting Kids Where They Are At - Maple Grove Wrestling, and Not Just a Break - Jake Ubert.

More content in this issue: Division I National Championships Action, Lace ‘Em Up, MWCA Report, Gable Steveson Selected as Mr. Wrestler MN 2018, Officially Speaking, Where Have They Gone? - Kasey Meiners, Upcoming Camps-Clinics-Training, MWCA Awards, Ask The Doc, View From The Matbird Seat.

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Anoka State Champion Wrestler Preparing To Study Chemistry At Stanford

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — For most high school athletes, their goal is a state championship — but there’s a young man in Anoka who’s thinking far beyond that.

Perhaps it helps when you’ve already won one.

“I’d always known it was, like, a super prestigious school, and I’d always been interested in going somewhere for academics, not just wrestling,” Tyler Eischens said.

If they gave out trophies for making good decisions about your future, Eischens would have to make some room in his trophy case. The three-time state finalist and defending state champion at 138 pounds is headed to Stanford next year — not just to wrestle, but to major in chemistry. View/continue reading at minnesota.cbslocal.com