Wednesday, January 12, 2011

Notre Dame College Successfully Defends NAIA National Wrestling Championship


Senior Derek Foore pinned his opponent in 57 seconds to clinch Notre Dame’s second consecutive NAIA wrestling championship, 31-16 against Lindenwood (Mo.), January 9 at Cedar Falls, Iowa.

At the two-day meet, the Falcons defeated Waldorf (Iowa), Cumberland (Tenn.), and Missouri Valley before facing Lindenwood, outscoring its opponents by 141-31.

— Bob Burke