Havre Daily News - News you can use

MSU-N Alumni Dual kicks off a brand new wrestling season


October 11, 2019

Havre Daily News/Colin Thompson

Former MSU-Northern national champion Brandon Weber, above, competes in the 2018 Alumni Dual. This Saturday, Weber will be on the other side when, after a glorious career on the mat for the Lights, he joins the Alumni Team to wrestle against the current Lights. The Alumni Dual will start at 2 p.m. Saturday inside the Armory Gymnasium.

The annual Montana State University-Northern Alumni Dual always serves a pair of purposes for Northern head coach Tyson Thivierge.

First, the dual, and the weekend in general, is a way to bring Northern's glorious past, of which Thivierge has been a part of both as a wrestler and coach, together. But the second reason the weekend, and the dual itself is so big is, it's a jumping off point for the Lights, who are getting set to embark on their 2019-2020 season.

Northern will use the Alumni Dual, which is set for Saturday at 2 p.m. as its first competitive matches of the new season, a seas...

For access to this article please sign in or subscribe.


Reader Comments


Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2019

Rendered 02/24/2020 03:53