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Wrestling takes down Luther

Wrestling takes down Luther

At 133 pounds, No. 4 Connor Campo beat the Norse’s Gareth Ballard by a 19-1 technical fall. Top-ranked Drew Van Anrooy of Luther got the victory against the Knights’ Cross Cannone by a 6-0 decision at 141 pounds. In the 149-pound bout, it was Luther’s Dakota Gray who won over […]

by · January 17, 2016 · 0 comments · Sports, Wrestling
Knights grapple their way to a sixth-straight NWCA National Duals title

Knights grapple their way to a sixth-straight NWCA National Duals title

  The top-ranked Wartburg wrestling team proved why they are at the top of the rankings by claiming their sixth-straight National Wrestling Coaches Association (NWCA) National Duals championship trophy. To get to the finals, Wartburg defeated Augustana 38-0 and SUNY Cortland 37-0 on Friday. During Saturday’s semifinal round, Wartburg came […]

by · January 9, 2016 · 0 comments · News, Sports, Wrestling
The Wartburg wrestling team (9-0) is eyeing another NWCA National Duals title after finishing 2-0 during Friday's meets. -File photo

Top-ranked Knights undefeated at National Duals

The top-ranked Wartburg Knights wrestling team (9-0) went 2-0 during the first day of the National Wrestling Coaches Association (NWCA) National Duals, defeating Augustana and SUNY Cortland in Fort Wayne, Indiana. Wartburg defeated Augustana 38-0 and SUNY Cortland 37-0. The victories marked the team’s fourth shutout this season. #1 Wartburg […]

by · January 8, 2016 · 0 comments · Sports, Wrestling
Wrestlers prepare for Vegas

Wrestlers prepare for Vegas

Head wrestling coach Eric Keller and his team will board a flight for Las Vegas in two weeks, where they host a wrestling tournament called the Desert Duals. Each year the tournament is hosted in a ballroom at the Flamingo Hotel, which is where the team stays. “It’s a really […]

by · December 6, 2015 · 0 comments · Sports, Wrestling

Wrestling goes 3-0 at Candlewood Suite Duals

The top-ranked Wartburg Knights wrestling team proved why they are at the top by going 3-0 in the Candlewood Suite Duals in La Crosse, Wisconsin. The team’s first dual was against St. John’s University. Wartburg won, 37-3. At 125 pounds, Zach Less defeated St. John’s Ben Kollaja by a 6-2 […]

by · December 6, 2015 · 0 comments · Sports, Wrestling
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