Photos: NCAA Division III wrestling national championships

UWL hosted the NCAA Division III wrestling national championships at the La Crosse Center, March 10-11.

A sign welcomes wrestlers to the La Crosse Center for the NCAA Division III wrestling national championships.

 

Teams were introduced in dramatic fashion before the start of the wrestling action.

UWL wrestler Dustin Weinmann won the 141-pound national title Saturday night.

Six wrestling mats were set up for nonstop action.

UWL senior Richard Carlson, seeded third at 174-pounds, earned NCAA III All-America honors Saturday with a fifth-place finish.

UWL wrestling coach Dave Malecek watches intensely during Richard Carlson’s match.

UWL Senior wrestler Richard Carlson peeks over at his coaches during his first round.

’97 UWL alum and wrestling head coach of SUNY-Cortland Brad Bruhn shouts out directions during a match. SUNY-Cortland had five wrestlers compete at the championship.