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Jim Nelson | NCAA.com | March 12, 2018

Wartburg crowned DIII wrestling champ for seventh time in eight years

Wartburg claims 2018 DIII Wrestling Title

Wartburg is the Division III wrestling national champion for the 14th time in program history — and the seventh time in the past eight years — after a 136.5-point two-day performance in Cleveland, Ohio from March 9-10.  Wartburg finished 54.5 points ahead of runner-up Augsburg. Rounding out the top three finishers was Ithaca.

Follow below for a full recap of Saturday's events at the DIII national championships.

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