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Louisiana State University Team Press Releases

SW Conference National's Results

03/25/2007 -
The Southwest Conference of the National Collegiate Wrestling
Association had an impressive performance at the 2007 NCWA National Championships, held on March 8-10, at the Garland Special Events Center in Dallas.

On the individual side, the SWC proudly placed 7 All-Americans,
including one National Champion, Steve Kern, in the 184 pound weight
class.

Starting at 125lbs, Travis Olinde from Louisiana State University
placed 7th. In the 133 pound weight class Isaac Wall from Newman
University placed 3rd and Gabriel Reyes from the University of Texas
at Arlington achieved a 7th place finish. In the 141 pound weight
class, the second All-American from Newman University, Clay Goodloe,
placed 8th, and in the 157 pound weight class, the second All-American from Louisiana State University, Josh Kotter, placed
5th.

In the 184 pound weight class, Steve Kern from Kansas State
University, won a 2-0 match in the finals to be named the National
Champion at 184lbs making him a 4 time NCWA All-American. The other
184lbs finalist was Steve Gerrard from Colorado State University,
giving him a 2nd place finish.

Along with the individual place winners, the SWC finished with 4
teams in the top 25. Colorado State University finished in 10th place, followed by Kansas State University at 13th, Newman University at 17th, and Louisiana State University finishing in 21st.

The achievements of the SWC did not stop on the mat. At the 2007 NCWA
Awards Banquet, Beau Tillman, the head coach of the Kansas State
University Wrestling Team, was named the 2006-2007 NCWA Coach of the
Year.

All 14 of the teams in the Southwest Conference look forward to the 2007-2008 season, and look forward to an even better performance come the 2008 Nationals.

Louisiana State is Ready to Rumble

08/30/2006
The last two years have been a long, hard journey for the Tiger Wrestling Club at LSU. However, we have hit the mats and are gearing up to compete this season in the NCWA. Although the roster is quite hazy at this point in time, we foresee our club having a strong team with enough member....

SW Conference National's Results

03/25/2007
The Southwest Conference of the National Collegiate Wrestling Association had an impressive performance at the 2007 NCWA National Championships, held on March 8-10, at the Garland Special Events Center in Dallas. On the individual side, the SWC proudly placed 7 All-Americans, inclu....

Southwest Conference Wrestler Spotlight

12/05/2007
With the 07-08 season having begun in the Southwest Conference, let us take an inside look into the life of one of its stars. Joshua Kotter, a junior from Mandieville, LA, 2006-2007 NCWA All-American from LSU, shares a little bit about himself with us. Fareed Hawwa: So how many years....

Southwest Conference Wrestler Spotlight II

02/15/2008
As the Southwest Conference prepares for the conference duals, let us take a moment and get to know one of its rising stars, Ryan Blair. Ryan Blair is a 2005 graduate from Rockwall High School and is currently attending Texas Tech University in Lubbock, Texas. Fareed Hawwa: So how ma....

Southwest Conference Wrestler Spotlight III

03/05/2008
As the Southwest Conference prepares to send its qualifiers to Nationals, let's chat with EJ Miranda who, this year, started the Sam Houston State University wrestling Team. EJ is a 2006 graduate from Brazoswood High School and is currently attending Sam Houston State University in Huntsvi....

Southwest Conference Women's Wrestler Spotlight

02/14/2009
As the SWC Conference Tournament nears, let's take a minute and get to know one of the female wrestlers of the Southwest Conference. Jennifer Williams is a 2008 graduate from Caprock High School and is currently attending West Texas A & M University in Canyon, Texas. Fareed Hawwa: H....

Cole VonOhlen: SW Conference Wrestler Spotlight

03/07/2009
As the 2008-2009 season draws to a close, let us take a moment to get to know a wrestler from the Southwest Conference who will definitely be turning some heads at Nationals. Cole VonOhlen is a 2008 graduate from Jackson County Central High School and is currently attending the Air Forc....