Wrestling

Luis Rivera-Santiago
Senior from Lake Havasu, Ari.

Weight class:197
Class year:Senior
Major:Athletic Training
Hometown:Lake Havasu, Ari.
High school:Lake Havasu High School

Personal: Son of Cynthia. Brother to Ricardo and Jeffrey.

Academic: Athletic Training major. History minor.

2015-16: 14-14 record. Two pins, two major decisions.
                  All-GPAC 2nd Team 

2014-15: 0-2 record.

2013-14: 15-15 record, three pins.
                  National Qualifier

2012-13: 6-16 record, three pins, 28 takedowns.

 

Jan11
Northwestern College earned a hard-fought victory against conference foe Doane University, 21-18, in a dual held tonight at the Bultman Center.
Jan05
Randy Null pinned James Jones at the 6:14 mark in the final match (285) to give Northwestern a 27-23 upset win over No.9 Midland at the NAIA Duals held in Fort Wayne, Ind.
Dec09
Northwestern will wrestle in the Augie Duals on Saturday, facing three NCAA D2 schools. NWC will face Southwest Minnesota St., Augustana, and Truman St. in the event on the campus of Augustana in Sioux Falls, S.D.

2016

Dec08
Northwestern dominated DWU in a GPAC dual on Wednesday night. The Raiders received some help from the Tigers, who had five open weights. NWC picked up victories at every contested weight.
Dec02
Northwestern will send eight wrestlers to Buena Vista on Saturday for the BVU Open. NWC is currently receiving votes in the NAIA national poll and are second in the North Qualifying group.
Nov22
Northwestern opens the 2016-17 GPAC dual season on Tuesday night at Briar Cliff. Northwestern is coming off of a 8-4 season last year and a 5-2 GPAC dual season.
Nov21
Elijah Dahl placed third at the UNK Open, going 7-1 on Saturday to reach the podium for the first time this season. Dante Preciado finished sixth after a 7-2 day.
Nov14
Andras Lukacs-Farkas won the DWU Open on Saturday in the 174 weight class. Austin Boles (125) and Dante Preciado (141) each finished second while Randall Null (285) finished third.
Nov11
Northwestern wrestling opens the season Saturday at the DWU Open in Mitchell, S.D. NWC will take 17 wrestlers to compete in the opening meet of the season. Last season, Zach Fishman won the 174 lb. weight class.
Feb24
Six Raiders Earned All-GPAC Honors for their efforts this season including seniors Zach Fishman and Tyree Cox, who were named to the All-GPAC first team.
Mar04
Northwestern College will send two wrestlers to compete at the 2015 NAIA Wrestling National Championship held this weekend at the Kansas Expocentre in Topeka, Kan.

2015

Apr01
The Northwestern wrestling team handed out their team awards in their end of the season banquet at Wells Blue Bunny in Le Mars last week.

2014

Nov15
Northwestern is coming off of one of the more disappointing seasons in 2012-13, where they finished 2-12 in duals and 1-5 in GPAC duals. The Red Raiders, however, are poised for a big year on the mat.

2013

Jan17
Northwestern Travels to Concordia/Missouri Valley
This Thursday, the Raiders will travel to Seward, NE to take on the Bulldogs of Concordia. Following the dual on Thursday, the Raiders will split up on Saturday with some of the team traveling to Marshall, MO while others will compete in Worthington, MN.
Jan11
Red Raiders Defeat Wayne State in Wrestling Dual
After a winless dual season in the first semester, the Raiders picked up a much needed win last night with a solid 30-21 dual victory against Wayne State. Still not up to full strength the Raiders put seven underclassmen on the mat to represent the Red and White and they brought home the win.
Nov29
Northwestern Heads to Central Iowa For Weekend of Wrestling
This Friday the Red Raiders will be making a trip to central Iowa to do battle with the number one team in the country in the NAIA, the Grand View Vikings. After the dual, NWC will travel to Indianola to compete in the Simpson College Invite, which will feature DIII powerhouses, Wartburg and Coe College, in addition to Grand View University.

2012