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Wrestling: Wildcats collapse in sixth-straight loss against a ranked opponent

Jesse Kramer, Reporter

February 10, 2014

Filed under Sports, Wrestling

Despite improved individual efforts, No. 21 Northwestern’s losing streak hit six Sunday at No. 18 Illinois. The Wildcats (6-7, 1-7 Big Ten) have now lost six straight matches, all against nationally ranked opponents, after...

Wrestling: Mike McMullan’s revenge a bright spot in difficult Northwestern loss

Jesse Kramer, Reporter

January 11, 2014

Filed under Latest Stories, Sports, Wrestling

No. 16 Northwestern (6-2, 1-2 Big Ten) fell short against No. 2 Minnesota (5-0, 2-0) on Friday, losing 26-12 at Welsh-Ryan Arena. The Wildcats lost four of their first five bouts to create a deficit that they could not overcome. "We...

Wrestling: Wildcats heavy underdogs against second-ranked Golden Gophers

Jesse Kramer, Reporter

January 9, 2014

Filed under Sports, Wrestling

Northwestern will face one of its stiffest challenges of the season Friday night. The Wildcats (6-1, 1-1 Big Ten) will continue their homestand against No. 2 Minnesota (4-0, 1-0) at Welsh-Ryan Arena. Although the Cats will...

Wrestling: Wildcats look promising after strong showing at Midlands and Big Ten opener

Jesse Kramer, Reporter

January 7, 2014

Filed under Sports, Wrestling

After a commanding victory against No. 23 Indiana in its Big Ten opener Saturday, Northwestern (6-1, 1-1 Big Ten) clocked in at No. 16 in the nation this week. The Wildcats defeated Indiana 27-12, with seven wrestlers winning...