|Date:||November 10, 2012|
Nationally ranked No. 9 Luther College kicked-off the 2012-13 campaign hosting its own open tournament today in the Sports and Recreation Center. Thirty-three Norse wrestled in the two divisions of the open.
In the Elite Division, Evan Obert, Louis Mazzetta, and Trent Flegel placed. Obert finished third at 133 posting a record of 4-1, that included one major decision. Mazzetta placed fifth in this same weight class with a record of 4-2. 2012 All-American Flegel placed fourth with a record of 3-2.
In the Freshmen Division, four Norse placed, headlined by Dusty Jentz at 174. Jentz placed second with a mark of 3-1 dropping a 7-4 decision to Garrett Miller of Rochester Community College in the championship tilt.
Anthony Terlizzi placed third at 165, while Angelo San Juan at 125 and Dakota Gray at 141 both placed fifth.
Luther returns to action Saturday, Nov. 17 when it will participate in the Augsburg Open. Action is scheduled to begin at 9:00 a.m.
Contact: David Blanchard, 563-387-1586