Colorado State Qualifies Seven for Nationals

February 27, 2017 | Tyler Johnson

The CSU wrestling team qualified seven wrestlers for the National Collegiate Wrestling Association national tournament. Colorado State came in fourth place at the Great Plains Conference Championships out of eight teams. The Rams finished behind Iowa State, Air Force Prep and Wayne State.

Ben Peterson, Colin Saiz, Max Furst and Andrew Gilles all were able to finish in the top three in their respected weight division, qualifying them for the National Collegiate Wrestling Association national tournament being held in Allen, Texas. Mike Brungardt placed fourth and qualified as a wild card entry. KaMele Sanchez and Kendal Davis qualify in the womens' division.