Kyle Burwick Caps Junior Freestyle Career With Fourth Place Finish; Bismarck’s Savageau Eighth

Hettinger five-time state champion Kyle Burwick finished fourth at the Junior Freestyle National Championships Tuesday afternoon in Fargo.  After two days of rigorous competition, Burwick fell to Missouri’s Wyatt Henson 17-6 in the third place bout at 126 pounds.   The match was much closer than the score reflects.  Burwick knotted the score at two with…

North Dakotans Savageau, Burwick, and Kaylor Unbeaten After Day 1 of Junior Freestyle

North Dakota products Noah Savageau (Bismarck), Kyle Burwick (Hettinger), and Matt Kaylor (Bismarck) navigated through day one of the Junior National Freestyle Championships undefeated Sunday. Burwick, seeded first at 126 pounds, won four consecutive matches by a combined score of 41-0. Only Illinois’ Brody Norman pushed Burwick through to the second period. Burwick will wrestle…

NDSU Wrestling Names Obenson Blanc Head Assistant Coach

*NDSU MEDIA RELEASE FARGO, N.D.—Obenson Blanc has been named head assistant wrestling coach at North Dakota State University. NDSU head wrestling coach Roger Kish made the announcement on Friday. “I am very excited about this opportunity to help bring my skill sets to a program on the rise, its wonderful community, and student-athletes. I am…

NDUSA Greco/Freestyle 8U Results

FREESTYLE Bantam 8U – 43 Guaranteed Places 1st Place – Jax Sabot of Gorilla Wrestling Club, Inc 2nd Place – Ryker Kreidt of Mandan Wrestling Club 3rd Place – Derek Mickelson of Minot MatWrats Wrestling Club Round 1 Ryker Kreidt (Mandan Wrestling Club) won by fall over Derek Mickelson (Minot MatWrats Wrestling Club) (Fall 0:58)…

Bison Wrestling Club Headed to Vegas

*Image Courtesy Austin Bernard – OWrestle/Tech-Fall The Bison Wrestling Club is headed to Las Vegas to compete in the US Open at both the Junior and Senior levels.  West Fargo’s Brandon Metz is the lone Bison competitor in the senior division. Metz is entered in both the Greco-Roman and Freestyle divisions. Nine Bison wresters, many…