|Date:||December 1, 2012|
|Time:||9:00 am||Results:||NTS||Location:||Kenosha, Wis.|
Jarid Groth was crowned the champion at 174 at the Wisconsin Open hosted by UW-Parkside. Groth, who improved to 10-4, posted three falls and a major decision en route to the title. Groth pinned Steven Burling of North Central (5:58), Luke Schmit of Purdue University (3:56), and Daniel Threlkeld of Elmhurst College (5:30) in the semifinals. His 10-2 major decision victory was over Angelo Rivera of Wright College in the quarterfinal round. In the championship match, Groth defeated Josh Anthony of UW-Parkside 15-8.
Three other Norse placed. Eric Moreno (165) and Jayden DeVilbiss (184) both placed fourth, while Angelo San Juan (125) placed fifth.
Results (type in Wisconsin Open) on TrackWrestling.com
The Norse return to action on Thursday, Dec. 7 when they will host No. 5 UW-La Crosse. This match will begin at 7:00 p.m. and will be video streamed.
Contact: David Blanchard, 563-387-1586