Crusaders Compete At West Regionals

Crusaders Compete At West Regionals

Brackets MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. – The Crusaders season came to a close on Saturday with an NCAA DIII West Regional appearance against 11 other teams, including conference opponents, Concordia Wisconsin, Lakeland and MSOE. The host team, Augsburg College, took first with 143.5 points while Concordia-Moorhead (Minn.) and St. John’s took second and third respectively. In his [Continue Reading…]

Warren Brothers Lead Crusaders At NWA Tournament

Warren Brothers Lead Crusaders At NWA Tournament

WATERTOWN, Wis. – Three Crusader wrestlers made it to the third-place match in a successful Northern Wrestling Association Tournament on Saturday afternoon in Watertown, Wis. In the 141-weight class, James Warren (Watertown, Wis.) placed fourth. Warren won his first match with a 17-11 decision then was pinned by Ostovich (MSOE) at 2:42 in his second [Continue Reading…]

Warren Records Win, Gjeffle Comes One Shy In Loss To Lakeland

Warren Records Win, Gjeffle Comes One Shy In Loss To Lakeland

WATERTOWN, Wis. – Freshman wrestler James Warren (Watertown, Wis.) posted a 12-5 decision in the 141-weight class while junior Jesse Gjeffle (Ontario, Wis.) came one-point away from sending his match into overtime in the 184-weight class. Warren was tied-up at five apiece with Eduardo Oriheula entering the third period in the bottom position. He quickly [Continue Reading…]

Ricky Warren Posts Win At Al Hanke Invitational

Ricky Warren Posts Win At Al Hanke Invitational

Individual Brackets Team Results ELMHURST, Ill. – Ricky Warren notched a win for the Crusaders, and new wrestler, Ben Roohr, was in action for the 125-weight class at the 2013 Al Hanke Invitational in Elmhurst, Illinois. Warren defeated University of Chicago, Tim Salazar by a 7-3 decision in the 149-weight class, and later lost a close, [Continue Reading…]

Gjefle Notches Two Wins At MSOE Invitational

MILWAUKEE, Wis. – Low numbers were not enough to dampen the spirits of the wrestling team, which saw senior Jesse Gjefle (Ontario, Wis.) post two wins and three losses. Maranatha was without top wrestlers Ricky and James Warren but Gjefle came away with wins over MSOE and UW-Oshkosh in the 184 weight-class and garnered praise from coach Andy [Continue Reading…]

Warren Takes Fourth At Dan Gable Endowment Open

MEQUON, Wis.—Junior wrestler Ricky Warren (Watertown, Wis.) placed fourth in the 149 weight class at the Dan Gable Endowment Open on Saturday afternoon, hosted by UW-Oshkosh. Warren finished with two wins and two losses while his brother, Will, had to leave due to a shoulder injury. Junior Jess Gjeffle (Ontario, Wis.) lost both of his matches [Continue Reading…]