Posts Tagged: Wrestling

Roetman wrestles to first win at NCAA Championships for Navy

March 22, 2019

Kotzebue’s Joshua Roetman became the first Alaska wrestler since 2012 to win a wrestling match at the NCAA Championships in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The junior at the Naval Academy bounced back from a first-round defeat to win his first consolation match to improve his season record to 26-11. Roetman, of Kotzebue High fame, scored a 14-3… Read more »

Treder becomes first NAIA All-American in Providence history

March 17, 2019

Anchorage’s Dajan Treder made school history for the University of Providence as she became the first women’s wrestler to earn All-American honors at the NAIA Invitational in Jamestown, North Dakota. The senior transfer won the third-place match and finished 3-1 in the tournament, outscoring the opposition 26-11. She prevailed in the third-place 8-4 over Macy… Read more »

Roetman first Alaska wrestler to qualify for NCAAs since 2012

March 16, 2019

Naval Academy junior wrestler Joshua Roetman of Kotzebue went 4-2 and finished in fourth place in the 197-pound division at the Eastern Intercollegiate Wrestling Association Championships in Vestal, New York. He was one of five Navy grapplers to earn an automatic berth to the NCAA Championships, making him the first Alaskan to qualify for the… Read more »

Caballa caps incredible senior season at NAIA Championships

March 2, 2019

Kodiak’s Mhar Caballa wrapped up his sensational senior season with the Eastern Oregon University wrestling team at the NAIA Championships in Des Moines, Iowa. The 125-pounder won his first match by a 4-2 decision before losing the next two as he ended the season with a 34-5 record. Caballa, of Kodiak High fame, won four… Read more »

Treder places fifth at WCWA championships in Georgia

February 12, 2019

Dajan Treder of Anchorage was the top finisher for the University of Providence women’s wrestling team at the Women’s Collegiate Wrestling Association’s championships in Marietta, Georgia. She placed fifth out of 37 competitors in the 123-pound weight class to lead the NAIA Argos to a 15th-place finish out of 36 teams. Treder, of West High… Read more »

Kimber wins Bearcat Open, helps McKendree win NWAC Duals

January 30, 2019

Sitka’s Sydnee Kimber won three consecutive women’s wrestling matches to win her weight class at the Bearcat Open in Lebanon, Illinois. The McKendree University freshman posted a 10-6 decision in the championship match of the 170-pound division. She won the day before in a dual meet to give her 4-0 showing on the weekend. Kimber,… Read more »

Andrews goes 8-0, named KCAC women’s wrestler of the week

An 8-0 showing last weekend earned Agatha Andrews of Akiak women’s wrestler of the week honors in the NAIA Kansas Collegiate Athletic Conference. For the season, she is 19-3 with 16 pins. The University of Jamestown freshman went 3-0 to win the 191-pound weight class of the York College Open on Day 1. She pinned… Read more »

Caballa extends 20-match win streak, ranks No. 4 in NAIA

January 11, 2019

Eastern Oregon University wrestler Mhar Caballa of Kodiak is on a serious tear. The 125-pound senior has won 20 straight matches and 33 of 37 overall this season. He owns two tournament titles and is ranked No. 4 nationally in the NAIA. Caballa, of Kodiak High fame, picked up his second tournament championship and scored… Read more »

Hopkins wins conso final at F&M Open, leads NCAA w/ 12 pins

January 8, 2019

Campbell University wrestler Caleb Hopkins of Palmer won the consolation final to place fifth at the Franklin & Marshall Open in Lancaster, Pennsylvania. The 174-pound freshman won his final match 8-4 to cap a 5-1 showing in the NCAA D1 tournament. Hopkins, of Colony High fame, leads Campbell in wins (18) and is tied for… Read more »

Treder ranks No. 1 nationally in NAIA for wrestling weight class

January 3, 2019

University of Providence wrestler Dajan Treder of Anchorage is the NAIA’s No. 1-ranked woman at 123 pounds. The graduate transfer from Jamestown University has won 17 of 18 matches this season and captured three tournament titles for the Argonauts. Treder, of West High fame, won her weight class at the Battle of the Rockies, Spokane… Read more »