Posts With Keyword ‘Central College Wrestling’

Central College Top 10 Sports Stories of 2017-2018 School year – #3

Posted: Wednesday, August 1st, 2018 at 5:50 am

Today we continue the countdown of the Top 10 sports stories of the 2017-2018 school year at Central College with number three.

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Grappling Takes Center Stage on Central Coaches Corner

Posted: Monday, July 30th, 2018 at 5:49 am

Tonight’s focus is on wrestling when the Central College Radio Coaches Corner hits the airwaves.

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Central’s Pestano nominated for Arthur Ashe Jr. Sports Scholar Awards Program

Posted: Tuesday, April 17th, 2018 at 5:50 am

Three-time Central College wrestling All-American C.J. Pestano was included on an impressive national list of student-athletes honored for their academic and athletic accomplishments by the magazine Diverse: Issues in Higher Education.

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Pestano Cements Place in Dutch Wrestling History

Posted: Monday, March 12th, 2018 at 5:50 am

The career of one of the most decorated student-athletes in Central College wrestling program history wrapped up Saturday as C.J. Pestano finished in sixth place at the NCAA Division III Wrestling Championships.

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Central’s Pestano Enters Dutch Wrestling Lore

Posted: Saturday, March 10th, 2018 at 5:50 am

It maybe didn’t go the way he dreamed, but Central College wrestler C.J. Pestano rallied from an early defeat to become the second three-time All-American in program history Friday night at the NCAA Division III Championships.

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Dutch Wrestlers Ready to Rock and Roll in Cleveland

Posted: Thursday, March 8th, 2018 at 5:50 am

C.J. Pestano has one last shot for a national title at 125 pounds and two other Central College wrestlers will make their NCAA Division III Championships debuts this weekend in Cleveland, Ohio.

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Three Dutch Wrestlers on to National Meet

Posted: Monday, February 26th, 2018 at 5:50 am

For the third year in a row, the Central College wrestling team will be sending at least three student-athletes to the NCAA Division III Championships, including a pair of first-time qualifiers after their performances at the NCAA Division III Lower Midwest Regional Sunday.

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Central Drops Top-10 Wrestling Battle

Posted: Wednesday, January 17th, 2018 at 5:50 am

The fifth-ranked Loras College Duhawks upended the ninth-ranked Central College Dutch 25-12 in Iowa Conference wrestling action Tuesday night inside P.H. Kuyper Gymnasium.

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Dutch Wrestling Team Creeps Into National Top-10

Posted: Wednesday, January 10th, 2018 at 5:50 am

A team title at the Central College Under Armour Invitational helped the host school’s wrestling squad vault into the top-10 in this week’s National Wrestling Coaches Association Division III poll, coming in at No. 9.

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Central Hoists Home Wrestling Trophy for Third Consecutive Time

Posted: Tuesday, January 9th, 2018 at 5:50 am

Continuing to dominant its home tournament, the Central College wrestling team won the Under Armour Invitational this weekend, securing the team crown for a third time in three years.

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Wrestling Poll Shows Little Change for Central

Posted: Wednesday, January 3rd, 2018 at 5:50 am

A month off from competition showed no ill effects on the team ranking for the Central College wrestling program, holding at number 12 in the fourth edition of the National Wrestling Coaches Association Division III poll.

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Dutch Take One Step in Wrestling Poll

Posted: Thursday, December 14th, 2017 at 5:50 am

A pair of unblemished wrestlers lead a Central College wrestling team that moved up one spot to number 12 in the third edition of the National Wrestling Coaches Association Division III poll.

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Dutch Overwhelm Wolves in First-Semester Finale

Posted: Saturday, December 9th, 2017 at 5:50 am

With a month-long layover on the horizon, the Central College wrestling team blew past their opponents from Nebraska Wesleyan University Thursday night 42-3.

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Central Wrestling Squad Takes Title at M.S.O.E. Invitational

Posted: Tuesday, December 5th, 2017 at 5:50 am

The margin was closer, but the Central College wrestling team bagged a team crown at the Milwaukee School of Engineering Invitational for the fourth consecutive year Saturday by piling up 131.5 points.

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Strong Start Spearheads Central Wrestling Triumph

Posted: Saturday, December 2nd, 2017 at 5:50 am

Winning the first seven bouts and eight total was more than enough for the No. 13 Central College wrestling team to take down No. 18 Augustana College 28-12 on Thursday night.

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Central Women Wins Steinkamp’s Debut, Dutch Wrestlers Fall in Ranked Battle with Coe

Posted: Friday, November 17th, 2017 at 5:50 am

Joe Steinkamp is 1-0 as Central College’s women’s basketball coach after the Dutch beat Grinnell 99-82 last night at Kuyper Gym in their season opener. Meanwhile, the 15th-ranked Central wrestling team fell to #13 Coe 23-15 in their IIAC debut.

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Different Week, Similar Story for the Central Wrestling Team at Millikin

Posted: Monday, November 13th, 2017 at 5:49 am

The first trip to the Millikin Open for the Central College wrestling team saw the Dutch pick up three bracket champions, matching the total from the first meet last weekend.

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Central Football Team Closes out Regular Season; Other Dutch Action

Posted: Saturday, November 11th, 2017 at 5:50 am

The Central College football team wraps up the 2017 season today with a matchup against the University of Dubuque at Ron and Joyce Schipper Stadium.

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Three Individual Champions for Dutch at Wrestling Opener

Posted: Tuesday, November 7th, 2017 at 5:50 am

The Super 8 Invitational hosted by the University of Wisconsin-Platteville yielded a trio of bracket champions and 14 total place-finishers for the Central College wrestling team Saturday in its first action of the season.

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Central No. 15 in Preseason Wrestling Rankings

Posted: Thursday, November 2nd, 2017 at 5:50 am

Coming off the program’s most successful season on the mat in over 20 years, the Central College wrestling team is slotted at No. 15 in the National Wrestling Coaches Association (NWCA) Division III preseason rankings.

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