UNC Ranked 5th In Latest NCC Wrestling Rankings
The UNC wrestling squad is ranked fifth in the latest North Central Conference wrestling rankings after beginning the season with a 20-13 loss to South Dakota State.
Nebraska-Omaha is ranked No. 1 in the NCC, followed by North Dakota State, South Dakota State, Minnesota State, UNC, Augustana and St. Cloud State.
The NCC also released its individual rankings and the Bears were led by senior Brody Olson, who is ranked No. 2 at 157 pounds. Junior Ronnie Stafford is ranked No. 3 at 141 pounds. Junior Loren Hutchins is ranked No. 3 at 149 pounds. Junior Jason McMillan is ranked No. 3 at 197 pounds. Freshman Kyle Swenson is ranked No. 4 at 133 pounds.
Here are the NCC's Individual Wrestling Rankings:
125 Pounds 1. Matt Strawser (SR)- NDSU 2. Aaron Graumann (SO)- AUG 3. Dan Hilario (SO)- UNO 4. Charley Senne (FR)- SDSU
133 Pounds 1. Tony Fratzke (SR)- MSU 2. Eli Dominguez (SO)- UNO 3. Nick Magee (RF)- NDSU 4. Kyle Swenson (FR)- UNC
141 Pounds 1. Roderick Ratcliff (SR)- UNO 2. Jereemy Roe (SO)- SDSU 3. Ronnie Stafford (JR)- UNC 4. Matt Bitz (RF)- NDSU
149 Pounds 1. Hannon Hisek (SR)- MSU 2. Kasey Kohl (SO)- UNO 3. Loren Hutchins (JR)- UNC 4. Jared Barnes (RF)- SDSU
157 Pounds 1. Paul Carlson (JR)- NDSU 2. Brody Olson (SR)- UNC 3. Cory Beckman (SR)- MSU 4. Nick Blanchard (JR)- UNO
165 Pounds 1. Tyler Bryant (SR)- SDSU 2. Mike Fiedler (JR)- NDSU 3. Matt Neumueller (SR)- SCSU 4. Dan Vech (JR)- UNO
174 Pounds 1. Bob Edmonds (JR)- UNO 2. Tom Meester (SO)- AUG 3. Jon Duncombe (SO)- SCSU 4. Thad Pike (JR)- NDSU
184 Pounds 1. Tyler Jones (SR)- SDSU 2. Zach Stalder (SR)- UNO 3. Sam Kenton (SR)- AUG 4. Joel Schrimpf (SR)- MSU
197 Pounds 1. Chad Wallace (SR)- UNO 2. Brian Kraemer (JR)- NDSU 3. Jason McMillan (JR)- UNC 4. Tim Boldt (RF)- SDSU
285 Pounds 1. Dustin Darveaux (SR)- SCSU 2. Lance Tolstedt (JR)- UNO 3. Paul Svein (SO)- MSU 4. Cris Bietz (SO)- AUG