University of Dubuque



University of Dubuque Names Mena as Assistant in Spartan Wrestling

Aug 24, 2012
Former University of Iowa standout Mike Mena has been named to the University of Dubuque wrestling staff.

McGovern Joins Central College Hall of Honor

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.

Gold Medalist Gardner to Speak at University of Dubuque

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.

Loras Invite Results

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.

Spartans Results from Luther College Open

Nov 10, 2012
Spartans Results from Luther College Open.

Spartans Win Two on the Road

Nov 14, 2012
Spartans Win Two on the Road. UD beat Augustana 19-13 and Knox 46-6.

Concordia Open Results

Nov 17, 2012
Concordia Open Results.

Spartans Lose Match-up of Nationally Ranked Teams

Nov 30, 2012
#17 Spartans lose 27-12 to #16 Luther.

#18 Spartans Battle #4 Kohawks

Dec 8, 2012
#18 Spartans lose 27-12 to #4 Coe.

Kubica and Warczynski Lead Spartans with 3rd Place Finishes

Jan 5, 2013
Joe Kubica (165 lbs) and Ryan Warczynski (157 lbs) lead Spartans with 3rd Place Finishes.

Spartans Win 57-0 in Home Opener

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.

#11 Seeded Spartans Prepare for National Duals

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.

Spartans Battle at National Duals

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.

Spartans 3rd at Wabash Duals

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.

Spartans Host IIAC Duals

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.

Spartans Beat Loras 27-12

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.

#26 Spartans Win 24-20 over #28 Cornell

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.

Spartans Edged Out by Norse in 3rd Place Match

Feb 8, 2013
The University of Dubuque Wrestling team lost 19-16 to Luther College in the IIAC Dual Meet Championships 3rd Place Match.

Jim Fox Open Results

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).

Spartans Ready for Regionals

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.

Spartans Qualify Five for DIII Championships

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.

NCAA DIII Wrestling Championships Info

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.

NWCA Division III Scholar All-Americans

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).