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Forum staff reports, Published October 15 2012

Memorial service set for former Bison Reimnitz

FARGO – A memorial service for former North Dakota State national champion wrestler Phil Reimnitz will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday at Grace Luthern Church in Fargo.

Reimnitz, formerly of Bismarck, died Oct. 11 at the age of 61 in Kalispell, Mont., from an apparent stroke.

Inducted into the Bison Athletic Hall of Fame in 1987, Reimnitz pinned 31 opponents and posted a 37-1 record during the 1972-73 season when he won the NCAA College Division championship at 126 pounds.