UW-La Crosse is one of the six nationally ranked teams
competing this weekend at the Candlewood Suites Duals.
Five mats all going at one time over at Mitchell Hall
beginning Saturday at nine a-m and running through
the early afternoon.
The Eagles currently ranked fourth in the NCAA Division
three coaches rankings.
They get an early December look on how they stack
up against some tough competition.
And freshmen like Onalaska grad Konrad Ernst who is
off to a nine-and-one start to the season.
get a big opportunity to make an impression.
So right now I've wrestled in a lot of other freshmen
divisions at weekend tournaments, so this is going
to be the first tournament that I'll be wrestling
mainly varsity so it's going to be a big jump, a lot
to prove this weekend.
Three rounds of duals and you're going to see matchups
like in our dual against North Central right off the
get go, we're ranked number one at 141 pounds and
they are bringing the number two ranked guy in the
So you're going to see some high level matches right
off the get go starting at nine a.m.
in the morning.