Wrestling Ref With Cerebral Palsy Gives Back To Sport He LovesOn a cold January afternoon, a 9th grade wrestling match took place between Edina and Plymouth. Young wrestlers with little experience took center stage, and right in the middle of the action was Joe Steffenhagen.
Gophers Pay Young Wrestler Burned In Accident A Special VisitA hospital is hardly a fun place for a little boy, especially one from South Dakota having to be that far from home. But when he needed care, he came to Hennepin County Medical Center in Minneapolis. And when he needed a little cheering up, he got quite a surprise from some special people there.
Man Accused In Fatal Fishing Dispute Charged With Jumping BailThe man who is accused of stabbing a Wisconsin fisherman along the St. Croix River in April has been arrested for jumping bail. According to Polk County records, 19-year-old Levi Acre-Kendall was charged Thursday with two felony counts of jumping bail.
Family, Community Mourns Wis. Man Killed In Fishing AltercationOn April 14th, Peter Kelly of St. Croix Falls, Wisconsin was fatally stabbed after an altercation with a group of men along the St. Croix River. He leaves behind a wife and 5 children.
MN Wrestler With Autism Qualifies For National TourneyA Minnesota wrestler is achieving life goals both on and off the mat. It's pretty remarkable, considering Ben Cousins has autism and weighed nearly 200 pounds in 5th grade.
High School Sports Rally: Feb. 27, 2015David McCoy heads to the state wrestling tournament. Mike Max and Frank Vascellaro highlight the best plays from the big Friday night match-ups in high school sports.
Podcast Page: 1-28-15 The WCCO Morning News With Dave LeeHump Day version of the WCCO Morning News...Click the link above to listen to things you may have missed.
Mpls. Youth Wrestling Club Drops Fees To The MatIn a college wrestling room that has produced 11 national team titles and numerous individual champions, a group of kids is beginning their own wrestling journey. "Whether you get knocked down, this sport is all about how you get back up," organizer Justin Benjamin said. And that's exactly what the wrestlers in the Minneapolis Wrestling Club are all about.
Meet The Gopher Who's The No. 1 College Wrestler In The U.S.Here is a glimmer of sports hope on the local landscape. The Gopher wrestling team is ranked number one in the country, with a local wrestler ranked number one as an individual. Dylan Ness knows what it means to work. He was state champion at Bloomington Kennedy High school.
Father Of Wrestling Champion Dies Of CancerA Minnesota father whose fight with cancer got national attention this year has died.
Podcast Page: 11-20-14 The WCCO Morning News With Dave Lee76 inches of snow.....Listen to Dave's interview and other highlights from Thursday by clicking the link above.
John Hines talks with Oscar Nominated Director BENNETT MILLER!His new film FOXCATCHER is wowing critics. Listen to the interview by clicking the link above.