The ZM Cougars will host their annual wrestling camp next week in Mazeppa. ZM students in grades K – 12 (2018-2019) are encouraged to participate. Please contact Link Steffen with any questions about camp @ 507-358-1344.
- Monday- Thursday
- 5:00 – 6:00pm Grades K – 6 (2018-2019)
- 6:15 – 7:30pm Grades 7 – 12 (2018-2019)
This year’s camp technicians are Devin Skatzka (Mon/Tues) & Caden Steffen (Wed/Thurs) from the Minnesota Gophers.
2018-19 • JUNIOR
Overall Record: 30-11
Dual Meet Record: 13-4
Big Ten Record: 13-5
Major Decisions: 13
Technical Falls: 5
University of MN: Third Place at Daktronics Open • Won 8 straight dual bouts between Dec. 30 and Feb. 3 • Led team in major decisions • Placed third at Big Ten Championships with last second takedown for the victory over Nebraska’s Mikey Labriola • Finished 8th at NCAA Championships for first All-American honor • Notched his career high h in victories in first year at Minnesota
Prior to Minnesota: Wrestled at Indiana University prior to joining the Gophers • Two-time NCAA Qualifier • Seventh-place finish at the 2017 Big Ten Championships • Eighth-place finish at the 2018 Big Ten Championships • Fifth-place finish at the 2017 Midlands Championships
High School: Graduate of Richmond High School • Four-time Michigan State Champion • Two-time Michigan State Team Champion • Two-time team state runner-up • Three-time Cliff Keen and FloWrestling All-American • Set Richmond’s fall record • First-team All-State football • Four-sport letter-winner (wrestling, football, baseball and track)
2018-2019 * Redshirt Freshman
Overall Record: 17-7
Tech Falls: 1
University of MN: Third Place at SDSU Daktronics Open beating two ranked D II opponents on the day• NDSU Bison Open 5th place • Won first collegiate tournament at Worthington Open recording a major decision & technical fall in route to the championship • 3rd at North Country Open
High School: 2x state champion • 3x state finalist • 3x team state finalist • 2x team state champion • MN/USA Greco/Freestyle state champion • 2nd @ Fargo Greco Nationals • 2016 Greco All-American • 2017 Virginia Beach National Champion • 2017 Folkstyle All-American • Multiple-time MN Storm Greco/Freestyle team member
Special shout-out to those wrestlers who helped with the highway clean-up on May 20th! The ZM wrestling team has cleaned a two mile section of Hwy 52 North and South every year since 2010. Thanks for your community service!