Reyhons tops all NCAA divisions with 25 pins

Originally Posted Online: March 06, 2014, 6:01 pm
Last Updated: March 06, 2014, 11:00 pm
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Thomas Reyhons, an Augustana College junior wrestler and a 2011 Davenport Assumption graduate, led all three NCAA divisions with 25 pins in 2013-14.

That is five more than any Division I wrestlers, 12 better than the leader at the Division II level and two ahead of the second-ranked Division III wrestler.

Reyhons compiled a 34-9 record during the season and was named the "Most Outstanding Wrestler" at the CCIW Championships, where he claimed the 184-pound individual title.


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