Pointers’ wrestling team climbs to #6 in national rankings

Updated: January 21, 2013
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STEVENS POINT, Wis. – The UW-Stevens Point wrestling team made a huge leap and is ranked No. 6 in the latest Brute National Wrestling Coaches Association Division III rankings.

Week 6 team rankings/ Week 6 individual rankings

UWSP was previously ranked No. 12.

The Pointers were dominant in their title run of the Budd Whitehill Division III Wrestling Duals on Jan. 11-12.

Four Pointers are ranked in the top 10 of their respective weight classes.

Jordan Kust (Clintonville, WI/Shawano) (25-3) sits at No. 10 in the 141 pound weight class and Jordan Schulte (Mosinee, WI/Mosinee) (15-4) is ranked No. 9 at 165 pounds.

Ryan Conat (New London, WI/New London) (24-0) is ranked No. 5 at 174 pounds while Dustin Wozniak (Stanley, WI/Stanley-Boyd) (21-4) broke into the rankings at No. 10 in the 197 pound weight class.

UWSP hosts UW-Parkside Tuesday, Jan. 22 at 7 p.m. on Salute to the Troops Night.