Three Bison Redshirts Place at Daktronics

North Daktoa State University had a nice showing from its redshirts Sunday at the Daktronics Open.  The group of freshman Bison was led by West Fargo Heavyweight Brandon Metz, who took a quarterfinal loss to 3X World Champion Gable Steveson, but was dominant the rest of the way.  Wrestling in his first college competition, Metz…

Metz Makes Junior Greco Final, Schulz to Wrestle for Third

Brandon Metz’s semifinal match probably didn’t start the way he would have liked.  The West Fargo graduate and defending Greco national champion got behind early 6-0 as a result of some aggressive unforced errors.  After the rough start, Metz slowed things down, scored three pushouts, and then hit a classic Metzmode a lateral drop that…

Metz and Bianchi Fourth in World Team Trials Mini Tournament

Paul Bianchi wasn’t able to duplicate his success from UWW Junior Nationals last month.  The Bison redshirt freshman from Wisconsin finished fourth in the World Team Trials mini tournament after finishing second in a much bigger bracket last May.  Seeded first on the strength of that May performance, Bianchi received a bye before falling in…