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Alara Boyd wrestled at Yorktown High School in Muncie, Indiana and in the fall of 2021 will enter her junior year at McKendree as a two-time WCWC finalist and 2021 champion. Also in 2021, she takes the mat for her fourth age-level World team after earning the 65 kg Junior world team spot.

  1. Women's Weekly: Can McKendree Compete With Iowa?

    Women's Weekly: Can McKendree Compete With Iowa?

    Jan 24, 2023

    Don’t count out the reigning three-time national collegiate champions just yet.
  2. 143 lbs Placement Matches (16 Team) - Alara Boyd, McKendree vs Celina Cooke, Colorado Mesa
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    143 lbs Placement Matches (16 Team) - Alara Boyd, McKendree vs Celina Cooke, Colorado Mesa

    Jan 7, 2023

    143 lbs Placement Matches (16 Team) - Alara Boyd, McKendree vs Celina Cooke, Colorado Mesa

  3. 143 lbs Semis & 3rd Wb (16 Team) - Ana Luciano, King vs Alara Boyd, McKendree
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    143 lbs Semis & 3rd Wb (16 Team) - Ana Luciano, King vs Alara Boyd, McKendree

    Jan 7, 2023

    143 lbs Semis & 3rd Wb (16 Team) - Ana Luciano, King vs Alara Boyd, McKendree

  4. 143 lbs Quarters & 1st Wb (16 Team) - Katie Lange, Augsburg vs Alara Boyd, McKendree
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    143 lbs Quarters & 1st Wb (16 Team) - Katie Lange, Augsburg vs Alara Boyd, McKendree

    Jan 6, 2023

    143 lbs Quarters & 1st Wb (16 Team) - Katie Lange, Augsburg vs Alara Boyd, McKendree

  5. 155 lbs Round 1 (16 Team) - Jessica Johnson, Lock Haven vs Alara Boyd, McKendree
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    155 lbs Round 1 (16 Team) - Jessica Johnson, Lock Haven vs Alara Boyd, McKendree

    Jan 6, 2023

    155 lbs Round 1 (16 Team) - Jessica Johnson, Lock Haven vs Alara Boyd, McKendree

  6. Women's Weekly: Nina Makem vs Yele Aycock IV?

    Women's Weekly: Nina Makem vs Yele Aycock IV?

    Dec 27, 2022

    There wasn’t much to write about when North Central’s Yele Aycock defeated Augsburg’s Nina Makem during the 136-pound finals of the Pointer Women’s Open on November 15. It was a 2-1 snoozefest with Aycock winning on activity clock points.
  7. Women's Weekly: North Central Out In Front

    Women's Weekly: North Central Out In Front

    Dec 6, 2022

    North Central proved yet again why it has the top NCAA women’s college wrestling team in the land. The Cardinals dismantled a short-handed but powerful Augsburg team on Saturday, December 3 during a battle of top-five teams.
  8. Fresh Pound-For-Pound Women's College Rankings Are Here!

    Fresh Pound-For-Pound Women's College Rankings Are Here!

    Dec 1, 2022

    Below are the second pound-for-pound rankings of the women’s collegiate wrestling season, which includes all divisions. Off-season results from the past year factored into the rankings but the most recent college results — especially the Missouri Valley Open — weighed heaviest.
  9. 143 lbs Cons. Round 4 - Erica Schroeder, Colorado Mesa University vs Alara Boyd, McKendree University
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    143 lbs Cons. Round 4 - Erica Schroeder, Colorado Mesa University vs Alara Boyd, McKendree University

    Nov 19, 2022

    143 lbs Cons. Round 4 - Erica Schroeder, Colorado Mesa University vs Alara Boyd, McKendree University

  10. 143 lbs Cons. Round 3 - Alara Boyd, McKendree University vs Gianna Anaya, Emmanuel College
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    143 lbs Cons. Round 3 - Alara Boyd, McKendree University vs Gianna Anaya, Emmanuel College

    Nov 18, 2022

    143 lbs Cons. Round 3 - Alara Boyd, McKendree University vs Gianna Anaya, Emmanuel College

  11. 143 lbs Cons. Round 2 - Brooklyn Figueroa, Indiana Tech vs Alara Boyd, McKendree University
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    143 lbs Cons. Round 2 - Brooklyn Figueroa, Indiana Tech vs Alara Boyd, McKendree University

    Nov 18, 2022

    143 lbs Cons. Round 2 - Brooklyn Figueroa, Indiana Tech vs Alara Boyd, McKendree University

  12. 143 lbs Cons. Round 1 - Alara Boyd, McKendree University vs Emily Colling, William Jewell College
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    143 lbs Cons. Round 1 - Alara Boyd, McKendree University vs Emily Colling, William Jewell College

    Nov 18, 2022

    143 lbs Cons. Round 1 - Alara Boyd, McKendree University vs Emily Colling, William Jewell College

  13. 143 lbs Champ. Round 1 - Alara Boyd, McKendree University vs Mea Mohler, Texas Wesleyan
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    143 lbs Champ. Round 1 - Alara Boyd, McKendree University vs Mea Mohler, Texas Wesleyan

    Nov 18, 2022

    143 lbs Champ. Round 1 - Alara Boyd, McKendree University vs Mea Mohler, Texas Wesleyan

  14. Iowa Wrestlers Scrappin' At The All-Star Classic
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    Iowa Wrestlers Scrappin' At The All-Star Classic

    Nov 17, 2022

    Native Iowa man, JD, gives you the scoop on what Iowa college wrestlers are competing at this years NWCA All-Star event.

  15. Five Things To Know About The Missouri Valley Invitational

    Five Things To Know About The Missouri Valley Invitational

    Nov 16, 2022

    Is the Missouri Valley Invitational the toughest women’s college tournament in the country? It’s hard to argue against it. The end-of-year national tournaments don’t have teams from different divisions, so this will certainly be some of the best wrestling you’ll see all season.