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All-American wrestler for the Central Michigan Chippewas. 

  1. 2022-23 NCAA 285-Pound Preseason Preview: Big Shoes To Fill

    2022-23 NCAA 285-Pound Preseason Preview: Big Shoes To Fill

    Sep 4, 2022

    The largest of all the weight classes; the most powerful and gargantuan of all the collegiate divisions; the giants, the titans, brobdingnagians. And yet all will weigh no more than ten percent less than the average NFL lineman.
  2. 285 lb R32, Matt Stencel, Central Michigan vs Isaac Reid, Lock Haven
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    285 lb R32, Matt Stencel, Central Michigan vs Isaac Reid, Lock Haven

    Mar 17, 2022

    285 lb R32, Matt Stencel, Central Michigan vs Isaac Reid, Lock Haven

  3. 285 lbs Rr Rnd 3 - Matt Stencel, Cmu vs Jordan Wood, Leh
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    285 lbs Rr Rnd 3 - Matt Stencel, Cmu vs Jordan Wood, Leh

    Nov 14, 2021

    285 lbs Rr Rnd 3 - Matt Stencel, Cmu vs Jordan Wood, Leh

  4. Journeymen Collegiate Classic Pools Are Set

    Journeymen Collegiate Classic Pools Are Set

    Nov 12, 2021

    The Journeymen Collegiate Classic is a staple of the first month of the NCAA season. This year's field includes several ranked wrestlers and some exciting potential matchups.
  5. 285 lbs Quarterfinal - Matt Stencel, Central Michigan vs River Fox, Davenport
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    285 lbs Quarterfinal - Matt Stencel, Central Michigan vs River Fox, Davenport

    Nov 6, 2021

    285 lbs Quarterfinal - Matt Stencel, Central Michigan vs River Fox, Davenport

  6. 285 lbs Champ. Round 1 - Matt Stencel, Central Michigan vs Peter Christensen, Wisconsin
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    285 lbs Champ. Round 1 - Matt Stencel, Central Michigan vs Peter Christensen, Wisconsin

    Nov 6, 2021

    285 lbs Champ. Round 1 - Matt Stencel, Central Michigan vs Peter Christensen, Wisconsin

  7. Over 30 Ranked Or HM Wrestlers Headline MSU Open Field

    Over 30 Ranked Or HM Wrestlers Headline MSU Open Field

    Nov 4, 2021

    There's no bigger event on the opening weekend of NCAA wrestling than the Michigan State Open. With double-digit D1 teams, we're sure to see incredible matches and rankings shakeups. This will also be our first look at a number of high-powered true freshmen against college competition. Check out the full MSU Open field below with ranked wrestlers at the top of each weight.
  8. 125 kg 5th Place - Matt Stencel, Central Michigan Wrestling Club vs Christian Lance, Nebraska Wrestling Training Center
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    125 kg 5th Place - Matt Stencel, Central Michigan Wrestling Club vs Christian Lance, Nebraska Wrestling Training Center

    May 2, 2021

    125 kg 5th Place - Matt Stencel, Central Michigan Wrestling Club vs Christian Lance, Nebraska Wrestling Training Center

  9. 125 kg Consolation - Matt Stencel, Central Michigan Wrestling Club vs Ty Walz, TMWC/ SERTC
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    125 kg Consolation - Matt Stencel, Central Michigan Wrestling Club vs Ty Walz, TMWC/ SERTC

    May 1, 2021

    125 kg Consolation - Matt Stencel, Central Michigan Wrestling Club vs Ty Walz, TMWC/ SERTC

  10. 125 kg Consolation - Lucas Davison, TMWC/ Wildcat Wrestling Club vs Matt Stencel, Central Michigan Wrestling Club
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    125 kg Consolation - Lucas Davison, TMWC/ Wildcat Wrestling Club vs Matt Stencel, Central Michigan Wrestling Club

    May 1, 2021

    125 kg Consolation - Lucas Davison, TMWC/ Wildcat Wrestling Club vs Matt Stencel, Central Michigan Wrestling Club

  11. 125 kg Consolation - Zachary Knighton-Ward, Blue & Gold Wrestling Club vs Matt Stencel, Central Michigan Wrestling Club
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    125 kg Consolation - Zachary Knighton-Ward, Blue & Gold Wrestling Club vs Matt Stencel, Central Michigan Wrestling Club

    May 1, 2021

    125 kg Consolation - Zachary Knighton-Ward, Blue & Gold Wrestling Club vs Matt Stencel, Central Michigan Wrestling Club

  12. 125 kg Quarterfinal - Nick Gwiazdowski, TMWC/ Wolfpack Wrestling Club vs Matt Stencel, Central Michigan Wrestling Club
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    125 kg Quarterfinal - Nick Gwiazdowski, TMWC/ Wolfpack Wrestling Club vs Matt Stencel, Central Michigan Wrestling Club

    May 1, 2021

    125 kg Quarterfinal - Nick Gwiazdowski, TMWC/ Wolfpack Wrestling Club vs Matt Stencel, Central Michigan Wrestling Club

  13. 125 kg Prelims - Shawn Streck, TMWC/ Cowboy RTC vs Matt Stencel, Central Michigan Wrestling Club
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    125 kg Prelims - Shawn Streck, TMWC/ Cowboy RTC vs Matt Stencel, Central Michigan Wrestling Club

    May 1, 2021

    125 kg Prelims - Shawn Streck, TMWC/ Cowboy RTC vs Matt Stencel, Central Michigan Wrestling Club

  14. 125 kg Prelims - Matt Stencel, Central Michigan Wrestling Club vs Mauro Correnti, New York Athletic Club
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    125 kg Prelims - Matt Stencel, Central Michigan Wrestling Club vs Mauro Correnti, New York Athletic Club

    May 1, 2021

    125 kg Prelims - Matt Stencel, Central Michigan Wrestling Club vs Mauro Correnti, New York Athletic Club

  15. Junior & Senior Nationals Registrations Are Getting Tough

    Junior & Senior Nationals Registrations Are Getting Tough

    Apr 28, 2021

    Junior and Senior Nationals are a few days away, and registrations are looking solid. Take a look at everyone who's registered to compete for spots on the Junior World Team or in the Senior World Team Trials.