WRESTLING


2/11/2016, 12:00am

Kroells remains a constant on the mat for Minnesota

The Gophers’ young team is drastically different than the one they sent to the mat a season ago, but redshirt junior Michael Kroells is one of the few constants.     Kroells, a heavyweight wrestler, is the team’s only returning All-American


2/1/2016, 12:00am

Iowa dominant in blowout victory over Minnesota

Junior Thomas Gilman of Iowa gave a thumbs-up to the more than 11,000 people in attendance at the Carver Hawkeye arena after he pinned redshirt freshman Skyler Petry.     The pin was a sign of things to come, as the Hawkeyes opened the dual with two co


1/28/2016, 12:00am

Morgan sees opportunity

Transfer student Ben Morgan was ineligible the first half of the season but made his presence known in his Minnesota debut 


1/21/2016, 12:00am

Wanzek bulks up and finds success

Redshirt sophomore Nick Wanzek is wrestling at a different weight class than last year, but he is producing even better results.     Wanzek is 13-7 at 174 pounds compared to his record of 16-12 at 165 pounds last year.  &nb


1/18/2016, 12:00am

Minnesota narrowly wins over Rutgers

Redshirt sophomore Chris Pfarr lost the last match of the dual, but the Sports Pavilion crowd still applauded.      Even with the loss, No. 21 Minnesota edged No.