Edmond, Okla. — Fresh off of a sweep of ranked NSIC opponents, Minnesota State moved to No. 10 in the latest Division II Wrestling Coaches Association poll. MSU defeated Upper Iowa 21-15 and Augustana 21-19 last week. The Peacocks and Vikings were ranked sixth and 19th respectively.

Individually MSU has three wrestlers ranked in their weight class. The trio all went 2-0 last week.

Sophomore Cody Quinn remains No. 3 at 165-lbs. The Covington, Wash., native sits at 15-6 on the year and defeated Wade Gobin (Upper Iowa) 2-1 and Parker Swanson (Augustana) 8-2.

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Junior Brendan Eichmann jumped two spots to No. 4 at 174-lbs. Eichmann owns a 16-6 record. The Hastings, Minn., native defeated Blake Sorenson (Upper Iowa) 5-3 and Tim Weber (Augustana) 9-3 last week.

Senior Aaron Norgren also sits at No. 4 at 184-lbs. The three-time All-American is 9-4 this season and defeated Brock Gobin (Upper Iowa) 10-4 and Sean Derry (Augustana) 4-1 last week.

To view the complete poll, click HERE.

MSU travels to MSU Moorhead on Jan. 31 before returning to Mankato on Feb. 2 to host Southwest Minnesota State.

NameWeightYearNCAA DII RankingCody Quinn165So.3rdBrendan Eichmann174Jr.4thAaron Norgren184Sr.4th


Wrestling Coaches Association National Rankings

1. St. Cloud State  160
2. Notre Dame (Ohio)  152
3. Central Oklahoma  143
4. Newberry (S.C)  130
5. Pittsburgh-Johnstown (Pa.) 115
6. Upper Iowa  113
7. Findlay (Ohio)  104
8. Nebraska-Kearney  99
9. Colorado Mesa  82
10. Minnesota State  80
11. Grand Canyon  77
12. Kutztown (Pa.)  73
13. Mercyhurst (Pa.) 71
14. Wisconsin-Parkside  66
15. Augustana  41
16. Indianapolis  29
17. Fort Hays State  28
18. North Carolina-Pembroke  26
19. Ashland (Ohio)  21
20. Ouachita Baptists (Ark.)  19

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