For the first time since 2010, Wartburg will not open the Division III wrestling season ranked No. 1. In fact, the four-time defending national champions aren’t ranked at all in the NWCA coaches top-15 poll released Thursday. Wis.-Whitewater, last season’s NCAA runner-up, is No. 1. Messiah, Wabash and Delaware Valley […]
Even with the mat on a stage, bright lights, thousands of fans and the pressure of winning a third straight NCAA title, wrestling has always been the same for Kenny Anderson.
Wartburg’s Eric Keller was named co-Iowa Conference wrestling coach of the year after leading the Knights to their 22nd straight IIAC and fourth straight NCAA title. Loras’ Randy Steward shared the honor after leading the Duhawks to an 11-10 record and third-place IIAC finish. He also coached the first national […]
Wartburg’s wrestlers are used to winning team championships, but no one can boast more than senior Cole Welter. Welter was a part of his 16th state or national championship Saturday night in Cedar Rapids when the Knights won their fourth straight NCAA Division III championship.
Top-ranked Wartburg wrapped up a Division III record fourth straight NCAA championship Saturday night to go with their four straight NWCA National duals titles when seniors Williams, Cole Welter and Kenny Anderson won individual crowns at the U.S. Cellular Center in Cedar Rapids.