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Northwestern University and Evanston's Only Daily News Source Since 1881

The Daily Northwestern

Northwestern University and Evanston's Only Daily News Source Since 1881

The Daily Northwestern

Conan Jennings grapples with an opponent. The junior had a strong performance for the Wildcats at the Michigan State Open on Sunday.

Wrestling: Deakin, Jennings lead Northwestern at Michigan State Open

November 6, 2017

Wrestling Expectations were high for freshman Ryan Deakin entering the weekend. His 19-4 record in individual competitions during his redshirt year earned him a No. 10 ranking at 149 pounds entering...

(Daily file photo by Keshia Johnson) Jacob Berkowitz grapples with an opponent. The senior has emerged as a key wrestler for NU this season.

Wrestling: Northwestern off to hot start following Midlands

January 5, 2017

Nearly halfway through the season, Northwestern has more than doubled its win total from last year. And in addition to the Wildcats’ early success as a team, individual wrestlers made an impact last...

Jason Tsirtsis grapples with his opponent. The junior received the No. 4 seed in his weight class heading into the Big Ten championships.

Wrestling: Injury-riddled Wildcats reflect on what went wrong before Big Ten championships

March 3, 2016

Wrestling When Matt Storniolo took over as interim coach of the Wildcats, he didn’t foresee starting a lineup consisting of two true-freshmen wrestlers and a banged up Jason Tsirtsis. In late...

Conan Jennings towers over his opponent. The freshman 285-pounder lost the last bout in the Wildcats’ match with Nebraska 8-4.

Wrestling: Oster’s pin not enough for struggling Wildcats

February 15, 2016

Wrestling Northwestern started behind early this weekend dropping the first two matches in Lincoln, Nebraska, and couldn’t claw their way back into the dual. The Wildcats (1-12, 0-8 Big Ten)...

Jason Tsirtsis grabs the leg of his opponent. The junior was one of only a few Wildcats that won in a weekend where NU fell to both Michigan and Michigan State.

Wrestling: Wildcats’ losing streak stretches to eight despite Malone, Tsirtsis wins

January 31, 2016

Wrestling Redshirt-freshman Conan Jennings walked out to the mat with the chance to give Northwestern it’s first win since November. But Jennings quickly found himself immobilized underneath Michigan...

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