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Wrestlers win another regional title, send nine to nationals

Wrestlers win another regional title, send nine to nationals

No. 1 Wartburg punched nine tickets to the NCAA Division III Wrestling Championships on Saturday in Dubuque. The Knights had a dominant performance, leading the team race all day and winning the event for the third straight year with 167 1/2 points. “They fought harder today than they have all year […]

by · February 28, 2015 · 0 comments · Sports, Wrestling
Knights abound on Championship Saturday

Knights abound on Championship Saturday

Wartburg’s wrestling and track and field teams would like to welcome the school’s basketball programs to the party. We’re used to seeing Knights’ grapplers, runners, throwers and jumpers dominate headlines at the end of February. So much so that winning championships in Iowa is almost the norm for these programs, who […]

Wartburg's Ben Nagle is one of several Knights favored to advance to the NCAA championships by placing in the top three at Saturday's Central Region championships.

Wartburg takes IIAC wrestling title outright

Wartburg wrapped up its 23rd straight Iowa Conference championship outright with a 33-6 victory at Loras in its last regular season dual.

by · February 13, 2015 · 0 comments · Sports, Wrestling
Wartburg takes first Swens-Milboy Belt

Wartburg takes first Swens-Milboy Belt

No. 5 Augsburg won the first and last bouts of the Battle of the Burgs on Thursday night. It’s what top-ranked Wartburg did in between that sent it home with the series’ first Swens-Milboy Belt. The Knights won all eight of those matches and left Minneapolis with a 25-7 victory, […]

by · February 6, 2015 · 0 comments · Sports, Wrestling
No. 1 Wartburg clinches share of another IIAC title

No. 1 Wartburg clinches share of another IIAC title

The No. 1 Wartburg wrestling team earned yet another Iowa Conference trophy after their 35-3 win over No. 17 Coe Friday night. The Knights have accumulated 23 consecutive conference championships and 33 overall. The title can be clinched outright with a win over Loras on Feb. 13. “It’s 23 years […]

by · February 1, 2015 · 0 comments · Sports, Wrestling
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