NSU Wrestling Team Moves Up to 20th in National Rankings

(NSUWolves.com) – The National Wrestling Coaches Association has released its fourth team and individual rankings of the 2022-23 season. Northern State moved up one spot to No. 20 overall with Wyatt Turnquist and Cole Huss ranked in their respective weights.

Turnquist jumped four spots to No. 7 at 149-pounds with a 10-1 record on the year. Huss moved to No. 2 at 197-pounds, holding a 6-1 record this season. The pair is also undefeated in NSIC competition with 4-0 records.

Northern is joined by NSIC and regional foes No. 5 St. Cloud State, No. 7 Parkside, No. 10 Upper Iowa, No. 14 Augustana, No. 14 UMary, No. 22 Southwest Minnesota State, (RV) Minnesota State, and (RV) Minot State.

The final edition of the NWCA Division II Coaches Rankings will come out Feb. 17, prior to the 64 teams heading to NCAA Division II Super Regionals the weekend of Feb. 25-26. The 2023 NCAA Division II National Championships will take place in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, March 10-11.