Aug 24, 2012
Former University of Iowa standout Mike Mena has been named to the University of Dubuque wrestling staff.
Oct 1, 2012
University of Dubuque wrestling coach Jon McGovern was inducted into the Central College Athletics Hall of Honor Saturday as part of the school's homecoming festivities.
Oct 19, 2012
Olympic Gold and Bronze Medalist in Greco-Roman Wrestling Rulon Gardner to speak at the University of Dubuque on Nov. 8 at 7:00 p.m. in McCormick Gymnasium.
Nov 3, 2012
The University of Dubuque Wrestling team made the short trip down Loras Blvd on Saturday morning for the Loras College Invite. Three-time DIII National Championships qualifier Ryan Warczynski finished in fourth place in the 157 lbs. Gold division. Freshman Oliver Newton won the 197 lbs. Silver title.
Nov 10, 2012
Spartans Results from Luther College Open.
Nov 14, 2012
Spartans Win Two on the Road. UD beat Augustana 19-13 and Knox 46-6.
Nov 17, 2012
Concordia Open Results.
Nov 30, 2012
#17 Spartans lose 27-12 to #16 Luther.
Dec 8, 2012
#18 Spartans lose 27-12 to #4 Coe.
Jan 5, 2013
Joe Kubica (165 lbs) and Ryan Warczynski (157 lbs) lead Spartans with 3rd Place Finishes.
Jan 8, 2013
The University of Dubuque Wrestling team posted the most lopsided victory in school history with a 57-0 victory over Simpson College. The Spartans dominated the home opener winnings six matches by fall, three by forfeit, and one by decision. Ryan Warczynski recorded the quickest fall of the day earning the takedown just 52 seconds into his match at 157 lbs.
Jan 11, 2013
The University of Dubuque wrestling team is currently ranked #16 in the National Wrestling Coaches Association (NWCA) NCAA Division III Poll released on January 6. They will face stiff competition when they travel to the 2013 NWCA National Duals hosted at Prairie Capital Convention Center in Springfield, Ill.
Jan 12, 2013
The University of Dubuque Wrestling team completed at the NWCA National Duals. As a team, UD went 0-3. Individually, Derek Mizaur went 3-0 at 174 lbs. Adrian Collier won the Open 141 as well.
Jan 19, 2013
The University of Dubuque Wrestling team finished 3rd at the Max Servies Wrestling Duals at Wabash College. Chris Sokol, Brian Travis, Ryan Warczynski, Joseph Kubica, Derek Mizaur, and Logan Einerson all went 4-0.
Jan 26, 2013
The Spartans wrestling team finished the day with a 2-1 record at the IIAC Duals. Brian Travis (141 lbs.) and Derek Mizaur (174 lbs.) each finished the day 3-0.
Feb 1, 2013
The University of Dubuque Wrestling team beat Loras College 27-12 on Friday night on Jon Davison Court. UD won 7 of the 10 matches with Derek Mizaur winning his 12th straight at 174 lbs.
Feb 6, 2013
The University of Dubuque Wrestling team defended their home turf with a 24-20 win over #28 Cornell on Wednesday night. The Spartans won 6 of 10 matches with a fall from Logan Einerson at 184 lbs.
Feb 8, 2013
The University of Dubuque Wrestling team lost 19-16 to Luther College in the IIAC Dual Meet Championships 3rd Place Match.
Feb 16, 2013
The University of Dubuque Wrestling team honored UD alumnus Jim Fox with the 2013 Jim Fox Open on February 16th. The Spartans crowned three champions including Andrew Burr (133 lbs), Adrian Collier (141 lbs), and Kyle Fredette (285 lbs).
Mar 1, 2013
The University of Dubuque Wrestling team will complete in the NCAA DIII Central Region Championships on Saturday, March 2 at the Five Flags Center. The first round matches begin at 9:00 am. At the end of the weekend, the Top 3 finishers in each weight class will have their ticket punched to the NCAA DIII Championships on March 15-16 in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. 2013 marks the first year under the new regional format for deciding championship qualifiers.
Mar 2, 2013
The University of Dubuque Wrestling team will be well represented at the NCAA Division III National Championships with five Spartans qualifying with top three finishes at the Central Region Championships. UD placed third overall with 110.5 team points. The NCAA DIII Championships will take place March 15-16 in Cedar Rapids at the Cedar Rapids Ice Arena.
Mar 14, 2013
The University of Dubuque Wrestling team is gearing up for the NCAA DIII Wrestling Championships on Friday, March 15 and Saturday, March 16 in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. The Spartans qualified a school record five individuals for the championships with their performances at the 2013 Central Region Championships. First Round matches from the Cedar Rapids Ice Arena begin at 11:00 am.
Mar 18, 2013
The NCAA Division III National Wrestling Coaches Association (NWCA) is pleased to announce their 2012-13 Scholar All-American Team. The Spartans earned two Scholar All-Americans who have earned the prestigious honor: Derek Mizaur (Jr., Sherrad, Ill./Sherrard HS) and teammate Chris Sokol (Sr., Lodi, Wis./Lodi HS).
Oct 24, 2013
The University of Dubuque Wrestling team is ranked 25th in the NWCA Preseason D-III Poll. The Spartans are coming off a 2012-13 season in which they finished with a 10-8 overall record and tied for third place in the IIAC at 4-3. UD returns three National Qualifiers and four All-Iowa Conference honorees.
Nov 9, 2013
Derek Mizaur paces the Spartans at Loras Open with a fourth place finish at 174 lbs. (Gold Bracket),
Nov 14, 2013
The Spartans have two wrestlers ranked individually. Brian Travis (Jr., St. Petersburg, Fla./Northside Ch.) is ranked third in the 141 lbs. class. Joining him is Joseph Kubica (Jr., Lake Park, Ill./Lake Park) who is ranked 10th in the 165 weight class.
Nov 16, 2013
The University of Dubuque wrestling team opened their dual meet schedule on Saturday, Nov. 16. The Spartans dropped the first match to the host Vikings vy a 13-22 score, but rallied back to beat Knox College in the second dual of the afternoon by a score of 40-12.
Nov 23, 2013
The University of Dubuque wrestling team competed at the 21st Annual Concordia University Open Wrestling meet on Saturday, Nov. 23. The Spartans were led by Joseph Kubica who finished 3rd at 165 lbs. Nick Drendel placed 5th at 149lbs. with three falls. Kody Krenz capped off the afternoon with three wins by falls at 133 lbs.
Dec 6, 2013
The University of Dubuque wrestling opened their Iowa Conference dual meet season on Friday night against #3-ranked Luther College Norse. The Spartans edged out an early lead 10-9 when Nick Drendel (Fr., North Aurora, Ill./West Aurora HS) grabbed the win by a fall in 2:08 at 149 lbs. The top-ranked Norse re-took the lead after winning the next five matches before the Spartans Dan Howell (So., Oswego, Ill./Oswego HS) earned a fall in 1:36 at 285 lbs. UD's Brian Travis (Jr., Redington Shores, Fla./Northside Christian HS) currently ranked #9 in NWCA individual rankings was the only other victor after claiming a major decision at 141 lbs. by a 11-2 score.
Dec 7, 2013
The University of Dubuque Wrestling team hosted the 8th Annual Jim Fox Open on Saturday with 133 individuals taking part in the event. The Spartans top finisher was Dan Howell with a second place finish in the 285 lbs. division. Kody Krenz finished in third place at 133 lbs. while also picking up three wins by fall.