Virginia Beach Nationals Results


The Cougars represented MN well at the NHSCA High School Nationals in Virginia Beach, VA this weekend. All the boys won at least one match in this very competitive tournament full of the nation’s best high school wrestlers! Congratulations to Caden Steffen on becoming a National Champion and All-American!


  • Jacob Bennett, 2-2
  • Luke Tupper, 3-2
  • Sam Nordquist, 1-2
  • Hayden Voxland, 1-2
  • Caden Steffen, 6-0, 1st Place
  • Jarret Haglund, 1-2

Virginia Beach Nationals


6 Cougars are representing Team MN in Virginia Beach, VA this weekend  at the 28th Annual NHSCA National Wrestling Championships.

Fridays results:

  • Jacob Bennett (Sophomore 182) went 2-0, in Quarter-Finals tomorrow
  • Luke Tupper (Junior 145) went 2-1, in wrestle-backs tomorrow
  • Sam Nordquist (Junior 160) went 1-1, in wrestle-backs tomorrow
  • Hayden Voxland (Junior 170) went 1-1, in wrestle-backs tomorrow
  • Caden Steffen (Junior 182) went 3-0, in Quarter-Finals tomorrow
  • Jarret Haglund (Junior 220) went 0-1, in wrestle-backs tomorrow

Good luck, guys! Go Cougs & Team MN!





3 ZM Wrestlers Place at MN/USA Cadet and Junior State Folkstyle

6 ZM wrestlers competed in the MN/USA Cadet and Junior State Folkstyle Tournament in Anoka on Saturday.  Luke Tupper was runner-up at Junior 152, Sam Nordquist placed 4th at Junior 170, and Michael Majerus earned 5th at Cadet 106.  Also competing were Tyler Soltau, Jack Haglund, and Cole Poncelet.

Upcoming Events (March 20-26)

Monday- Youth open mat/team practice at 6:00.
Tuesday- Youth open mat/team practice at 6:00.
Thursday- Youth open mat/team practice at 6:00.
Friday/Saturday- NYWA Individual Regions in Byron.
Sunday- NYWA Team Regions in Eyota.

5 ZM Wrestlers Place at MN/USA State Tournament

Over 1,500 wrestlers took part in the MN/USA Kids State Folkstyle Tournament over the weekend in Rochester.  5 ZM wrestlers were able to claw their way through the large brackets and earn a spot on the podium.  Owen and Ryan Lexvold led the way each earning runner-up.  Sam Moore was able to bring home the bronze medal.  Isaiah O’Reilly and Ethan Kovars both placed 6th.  Also competing were Cain Lexvold and Brennan Sheda.  Congratulations boys!

Upcoming Events (March 13-19)

Monday- Youth open mat/team practice at 6:00.
Thursday- Youth open mat/team practice at 6:00.
Friday- NYWA District Qualifier in Austin.
Saturday- NYWA District Qualifier in Stewartville.  Jr/Cadet State Folkstyle in Anoka.