Forum staff reports, Published March 09 2013
NDSU’s Sprenkle, Monk headed to D-I championshipsLARAMIE, Wyo. – Trent Sprenkle and Steven Monk secured berths at the NCAA Division I wrestling championships by winning their weight classes at the West Regional on Saturday.
Sprenkle won at 125 pounds, while Monk took the region title at 165 pounds.
Team scores: Wyoming 79, North Dakota State 76, Utah Valley 70, Air Force 63.5, South Dakota State 16.5.
125: Sprenkle, NDSU, dec. Martinez, AF, 6-2.
133: Hyder, AF, dec. Rodriguez, NDSU, 8-5.
141: Ford, W, dec. Garner, UV, 5-2.
149: Wilson, UV, def. VonOhlen, AF.
157: Kreimier, AF, tech. fall Pack, SDSU, 17-2.
165: Monk, NDSU, pin Cook, UV, 2:48.
174: Helbig, W, dec. Schmalhaus, UV, 2-0.
184: Woods, W, dec. Stoll, NDSU, 7-5.
197: Hernandez, W, tech. fall Kleinschmidt, NDSU, 22-7.
285: Fager, UV, dec. Knutson, NDSU, 2-1.
Outstanding wrestler: Trent Sprenkle, NDSU
Most pins: Abner Cook, Utah Valley
Coach of the year: Roger Kish, NDSU