Catching up: Havlik wins title at Cowboy Open
By Amanda Hart University of Wyoming redshirt freshman Brent Havlik, a Mitchell native, placed first in the 174-pound weight class in the Cowboy Open Saturday. It was Wyoming's first event of the season and Havlik was one of six Cowboy wrestlers ...
By Amanda Hart
University of Wyoming redshirt freshman Brent Havlik, a Mitchell native, placed first in the 174-pound weight class in the Cowboy Open Saturday.
It was Wyoming’s first event of the season and Havlik was one of six Cowboy wrestlers to finish first. He went 5-0 defeating opponents from Northern Colorado, Air Force and Montana State.
Wyoming heads to the Northwest Open Saturday in Powell, Wyo.
- Former Wagner standout Solomon St. Pierre caught his first interception of the season for the University of Sioux Falls football team in a 30-28 loss to Upper Iowa University Saturday in Fayette, Iowa.
St. Pierre, a sophomore, returned the interception for 24 yards and recorded 10 tackles for the Cougars.
USF (5-4, 5-4 NSIC) hosts Minnesota State University Saturday in its final home game of the season at Bob Young Stadium in Sioux Falls.
- Robert Kokesh, a junior wrestler for the Nebraska Cornhuskers, opened the season with an individual tournament title in Nebraska’s season opener at Frost Arena in Brookings.
Kokesh, a Wagner native, tore through the 174-pound bracket with two pins, one technical fall and two major decisions.
Nebraska hosts its first event of the season Nov. 17 when Big Ten foe Northwestern comes to town.
- Mount Vernon graduate Kelsey Schmidt scored 13 points for the Mount Marty Lancers in a 107-31 victory over Grace University Nov. 1 in Yankton.
Schmidt, a junior, was 3-4 from three-point range in the win and added two rebounds and two steals in Mount Marty’s first game of the season.
Mount Marty (1-0) travels to St. Mary’s (Neb.) today for a nonconference matchup.
- Drew Kraft finished 14th overall at the Summit League Cross Country Championships Saturday in Fort Wayne, Ind.
He helped lead the South Dakota State University Jackrabbits cross country team to a first-place finish. Kraft, a Wessington Springs native, finished the men’s 8K in 25 minutes, 36.35 seconds.
The Jacks have a week off to prepare for the NCAA Midwest Regional on Nov. 15 in Ames, Iowa.