Jan. 1, 2013
In its first action of the new year, the No. 3 Minnesota Wrestling team currently sits in second place after the first day of competition at the Southern Scuffle in Chattanooga, Tenn. The team finished the day with 94.0 team points, trailing only Penn State who finished with 102.0 points on the day.
Seven Gophers are currently undefeated and remain alive in their quests for individual championship titles; Chris Dardanes (133), Nick Dardanes (141), Dylan Ness (149), Logan Storley (174), Kevin Steinhaus (184), Scott Schiller (197), and Tony Nelson (HWT).
Fourteen other wrestlers competed in the tournament for the Maroon and Gold (two unattached). Only five of those remain as David Thorn (125), Pat Smith (157), Danny Zilverberg (157), Cody Yohn (165), and Brett Pfarr (197) will participate in the consolation brackets of their respective weight classes tomorrow.
The Gophers return to the mat tomorrow beginning at 9:00 a.m. CST with the 4th Round Consolation matches. The Semifinals will follow at 11 a.m. After an afternoon break, the competition will resume with the Finals at 5:00 p.m.
2/19/2018 - Wrestling
The University of Minnesota wrestled their way to a 32-12 win over Rider in their regular season finale last Friday night.
Gophers Pin Rider in Regular Season Finale, 32-12
2/16/2018 - Wrestling
Minnesota finished the regular season on a high note with a 32-12 victory over Rider on the road on Friday night.
Through the Lens - Big Ten Tournament
2/15/2018 - Wrestling
Chris Pfarr sat down with GopherSports.com to discuss thie Big Ten Tournament and what it can mean for some wrestlers.