Five Maverick Wrestlers Advance to Nationals
February 24th, 9:37 PM CST
February 24th, 10:56 PM CST
The Maverick wrestling team has five athletes advancing to the NCAA D-II National Tournament!
Leading the way for the purple and gold was Faribault-native Seth Elwood. Elwood finished the Super Regional a perfect 4-0 winning the title at 165.
Four teammates will join Elwood at nationals, at 133, George Farmah was 2nd.
Zach Johnston also finished 2nd at 174.
MSU senior Corey Abernathy (184) and sophomore Matthew Blome (197) are both making return trips to the tourney.
The Mavs will compete at the NCAA D-II National Championships in Cedar Rapids, Iowa on March 9th and 10th.