US Open – Men’s Freestyle – Results

What: US Open – Men’s Freestyle Tournament Where: Las Vegas, Nevada When: Friday, April 27 & Saturday, April 28 Results: 57KG – Tony Ramos – Round of 32 – defeated Kyle Pedretti, 10-0 Round of 16 – defeated Roman Bravo-Young, 12-2 Quarters – defeated Frank Perrelli, 5-5 criteria Semis – Nathan Tomasello Kyle Pedretti – eliminated Round…

Simpson College seeking Full-Time Assistant Wrestling Coach

Simpson College seeks candidates for a full-time Assistant Wrestling Coach. Qualified candidates will demonstrate the ability to assist the Head Coach with all phases of the NCAA Division III program including planning practice sessions and competitive coaching situations; identifying and successfully recruiting academically qualified and athletically talented student-athletes; teaching, mentoring and coaching; developing well-rounded student-athletes;…

Wartburg’s Devos, Loras’ Patron Jr. Headline Iowa Conference Wrestling Awards

The Iowa Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (IIAC) announced its end-of-season wrestling awards Wednesday, March 29, 2017 with Wartburg’s Eric DeVos (Okoboji, Iowa/Waverly-Shell Rock) and Loras’ Guy Patron Jr. (Harvey, La./Jesuit) headlining the announcement as Iowa Conference MVP and Freshman of the Year, respectively. Loras College, first year head coach TJ Miller was voted IIAC Coach of the Year. In addition,…

Knights Prepare to Make History in DIII National Championship

Who: Central College, Coe College, Cornell College, Loras College, Luther College, Wartburg College, and University of Dubuque What: NCAA Division III Wrestling Championship Where: LaCrosse Center, LaCrosse, WI When: Opening round begins at 11 a.m.     125: #5 Arnulfo Olea (Wartbrug) vs. Joey Aumann (Plymouth State) Zachary Beckner (Ferrum) vs. #2 CJ Pestano (Central)…

Division III Central Regional Final Results

Qualifiers by team: Wartburg (10), Central (5), Loras (4), Luther (3), Cornell (2) Coe (2), Millikin (2), Augustana (2), University of Dubuque (1) 125: CJ Pestano (Central) defeated Arnulfo Olea (Wartburg) by a 3-1 decision. Travis Jones (Millikin) qualifies with a third place over Jan Rosenberg (Coe) by 15-6 major decision. 133: Chris Williams (Millikin) defeats Cam Timok (Central) by…

Division III Central Regional Finals Matches

Top 5 Team Score Update: 1. Wartburg (161.5) 2. Central (103.5) 3. Coe (101.5) 4. Loras (91) 5. Luther (77) 125: Arnulfo Olea (Wartburg) vs. CJ Pestano (Central) 133: Chris Williams (Millikin) vs. Cam Timok (Central) 141: Cross Cannone (Wartburg) vs. Clint Lembeck (Loras) 149: Kenny Martin (Wartburg) vs. Aaron Engle (Cornell) 157: Logan Thomsen (Wartburg) vs. Jimmy…

Wartburg Team Favorite for NCAA DIII Central Regional

What: NCAA Division III Central Regional Championship Who: Coe College, Central College, Buena Vista University, University of Dubuque, Loras College, Luther College, Simpson College, Wartburg College, Nebraska Wesleyan, Cornell College, Augustana College, Huntingdon College, Knox College, University of the Ozarks, Millikin and MacMurray. Where: Five Flags Center Dubuque, IA When: First-round matches begin at 9:00…

Battle of the Burgs Recap

The Wartburg Knights defeated the Augsburg Auggies in the 2017 Battle of the Burgs by a score of 20-13. Entering intermission, the Knights trailed by a score of 9-6, but were able to rally back winning four matches after the break. The Knights defended their status as the top team in Division III. 125 lbs. #5…

Battle of the Burgs Features #1 Knights

Who: #1 Wartburg College vs. #2 Augsburg College What: 2017 Battle of the Burgs When: 2/2/2017 7:30 p.m. Where: Si Melby Hall, Augsburg College, Minneapolis, MN Arguably the most exciting dual in all of Division III will take place tonight, February 2nd, in Si Melby Hall as the #1 Wartburg Knights take on the #2…

IIAC Season Heats Up With Conference Dual Tournament

By Allix Williamson The Iowa Intercollegiate Athletic Conference will host the 2017 IIAC Duals on Saturday, January 21, at two locations. The tournament will be hosted by both Luther College and the University of Dubuque. The IIAC features three teams ranked within the Top 25, Wartburg (1), Central (10), and Coe (13). The nine conference schools…

Wartburg defeats rival Luther 47-3

WAVERLY, Iowa– Top-ranked Wartburg (13-0 overall, 2-0 IIAC) defeated Luther 47-3 Thursday. Video provide by Wartburg Knight Vision Results: 125: #6 Arnulfo Olea (WB) win by fall at 2:40 vs. Sam Camacho (LC) WB 6-0 133: Connor Campo (WB) win by fall at 2:40 vs. Cody Hanson (LC) WB 12-0 141: #4 Cross Cannone (WB)…

Wartburg vs Luther highlight exciting week in IIAC action

By Allix Williamson NCAA Division III wrestling in the state of Iowa takes off this week as the teams of the Iowa Intercollegiate Athletic Conference begin the conference dual portion of their season. Conference duals this week include Wartburg/Luther, Simpson/Dubuque, Loras/Buena Vista, and Loras/Central. Coe College will be competing outside of the conference, taking on…