2015 Border Battle Results
Team Minnesota evened the series at 7-7 in the 14 Annual Border Battle held in Cresco, IA on Friday March 6th. In convincing fashion, the north team defeated the hosts from the south 64-9. The event is sponsored by the Iowa Wrestling Hall of Fame.
2014 Border Battle Results
Iowa jumped back ahead in the annual Border Battle series pitting seniors from NE IA and SE MN. The 13th annual wrestling event was held on Friday March 7th in Cresco. IA won the dual 41-32, but the meet wasn't settled until the final whistle. IA now leads the series 7-6. See the Times Plain Dealer story for complete coverage.
2013 Border Battle Results
The 12th annual IA-MN Border Battle on Friday March 8th 2013 saw the biggest number of participants in recent years, with equally impressive quality. 18 of the 32 competitors had wrestled in their respective state meet. Each team won 9 matches, but MN won the dual 42-33 on the strength of 5 falls, despite IA winning the last four matches, 2 by fall.
Attendance was nearly 500.
The series is now tied 6-6.
2012 Border Battle Results
The 11th annual IA-MN Border Battle saw 15 exciting matches contested, with 4"bonus" matches pitting IA against IA.
IA won the dual 39-18, no team scoring recorded in the IA-IA matches.
Attendance was a strong 500.
IA leads the series 6-5.