First NCAA DIII Wrestling Champions in School History
It's a monumental year for a program when they crown their first NCAA wrestling champion.
Four schools and five wrestlers made this happen in 2022.
Bradan Birt for Millikin, Cornell Beachem for Mount St. Joseph, Cody Baldridge and Robbie Precin at North Central Illinois, and Brett Kaliner for Stevens.
Check out the first NCAA DIII champions in school history!
Here are the last ten to do it!
Team - Year - Weight - Wrestler
Millikin - 2022 - 165 - Bradan Birt
Mount St. Joseph - 2022 - 174 - Cornell Beachem
North Central Illinois - 2022 - 197 - Cody Baldridge
North Central Illinois - 2022 - 133 - Robbie Precin
Stevens - 2022 - 149 - Brett Kaliner
Western New England - 2019 - 184 - John Boyle
Johnson & Wales - 2018 - 125 - Jay Albis
NYU - 2017 - 133 - Nathan Pike
Southern Maine - 2017 - 149 - Dan Del Gallo
Over 80 teams have had an NCAA wrestling champion!