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The St. Cloud State University wrestling team presented its “Alumni Achievement Award” to Cambridge-Isanti head wrestling coach Neil Jennissen at its annual team awards banquet on April 4 in St. Cloud. A 1981 graduate of Staples High School, Jennissen wrestled for two seasons at Minnesota-Morris before transferring to St. Cloud State in the winter of [...]

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Isanti-native Tony Nelson wrapped up his collegiate wrestling career by placing second in the 285 lb. division at last weekend’s NCAA Division I championships held in Oklahoma City, Okl. In Saturday night’s finals, Nelson suffered a sprained ankle in the third period, and North Carolina State’s Nick Gwiadzowski scored a 4-2 decision to unseat the [...]

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Cambridge-Isanti grad Clayton Jennissen is one of six wrestlers from St. Cloud State University to qualify for the 2014 NCAA Division II wrestling championships in Cleveland, Ohio this weekend. Jennissen, a redshirt freshman, earned his ticket to Ohio thanks to a 5th-place finish in the 174 lb. bracket at the 2014 NCAA Division II Super [...]

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Senior Cody Skog earned Cambridge-Isanti wrestling’s ninth individual State title after a clean run through the Class AAA 160 lb. brackets which wrapped up Saturday night at the Xcel Center. Skog’s work highlighted a fantastic weekend for the Bluejackets when four medals were gathered. Friday afternoon, Skog began with an 8-3 decision over Sorenson of [...]

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A full weekend of wrestling finished with five Cambridge-Isanti athletes advancing to the Class AAA State meet out of the strong Section 7AAA. Senior Cody Skog was the Bluejackets’ lone champion when he swept his matches at 160 lbs. Skog began with pins in 28 seconds and 1:34 to reach the finals. There, he worked [...]

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Another chapter in the always-entertaining Cambridge-Isanti vs. St. Michael-Albertville wrestling saga played out in the Section 7AAA Team championship Friday night. The 2nd-ranked Knights finished stronger in a handful of matches to defeat 4th-ranked C-I 32-25 after the Bluejackets steamrolled through their first two opponents on the St. Francis mats. At 106, C-I’s Carlo Holmberg [...]

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The Bluejacket wrestlers will be gunning for their first trip to State since 2009 when the Section 7AAA Team tourney is hosted at St. Francis Friday, Feb. 14. Cambridge-Isanti (18-3) received the No. 2 seed and will open against No. 7 Forest Lake (8-9) at 3 p.m. No. 3 Anoka (13-1) could offer a stiff [...]

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