Forum staff reports, Published June 14 2013
NDSU ranked No. 2 for wrestling recruiting classFARGO – The North Dakota State wrestling program’s incoming 2013 recruiting class has been ranked No. 2 in the nation by Amateur Wrestling News.
The Bison were previously ranked No. 4 in November, but climbed two spots and are behind Michigan for the top spot.
NDSU’s incoming class features national top 100 recruits Mitch Bengtson from St. Cloud Apollo High School in St. Cloud, Minn., Preston Lehmann from West Fargo High School and Clayton Ream from Holt High School in Missouri.
The Bison are coming off a 2012-13 season in which they won the Western Wrestling Conference regular-season title and registered the first All-American in the program’s Division I era in Trent Sprenkle.