Congratulations to the Cardinal team on their 4th place finish at State! Congrats to our state placers: Israel Navarro 6th, Clay Carlson 6th, Estevan Navarro 4th, Colten Carlson 4th, Vaughn Johnson 6th, and Brady rnReigstad 4th! Congrats to Estevan Navarro and Logan Walkow on earning thier 100th win at Sections and State!!
The Cardinal wrestling team had a great performance at the Individual Section tournament this weekend in Wayzata. The wrestlers are continuing to peak at the right time of the season. There were s More
Once again the Cardinal Wrestling Clinic was a huge success. This year the camp featured 2x NCAA National Champion Tony Nelson, current Gopher Brett Pfarr, 4x MN State champion and current Gopher Brandon Kingsley and current Gopher Assistant Joe Nord. There were over 70 wrestlers that More
Willmar youth wrestling qualified 16 wrestlers fro the NYWA state tournament to be held in Rochester Thursday, April 3rd through Sunday, April 6th. NYWA Itineraries can be found at nywa-mn.com.
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Willmar opened the year on a high note by taking first place at the BBE Invitational on Wednesday. Willmar had 10 in the finals with 6 of them claiming 1st. The 7 champions were 106 Clay Carlson, 138 Austin Miley, 152 Travis Deegan, 160 Colten Carlson, 182 Vaughn Johnson, 195 Augustine Hahn More
Prior Lake, a 40-19 loser against Apple Valley in the semifinals, got off to a quick start and didn't allow Willmar to tighten up the match. The Lakers pulled off seven consecutive victories for a 28-0 lead. Colten Carlson put a stop to that with a ...More
Lincoln Shinn won a 5-0 decision at 126 and Logan Walkow racked up the team's third of five tech falls at 132 to give Willmar a 24-point lead before Minnetonka won its first match. In all, the Cardinals lost at just two weights. Eight Cards were 3-0 in ...More
... the Cardinals have sent in the past five years, in addition to their four consecutive team state appearances,” said Willmar co-head coach Ed Oehlers. “This has already proven to be the most successful season in the history of the Willmar wrestling...More
Willmar wrestlers just seemed inspired at every weight. Jalen Cabrera faced No. 3 Abram Aho. Twice Cabrera took the taller Otter wrestler down though he immediately twisted away before the pancake at 5:10, one of the two Fergus wins. Leuders added that ... More
Both Willmar fighters are trained by Alex Tello, Diamond's father and a certified USA boxing coach as well as Kirk Davis of the local club and St. Cloud club coach Scott Kelm. Gym rats. Steve Grove, the ... The Willmar wrestling team, now No. 8 in ...More