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March 2, 2017
NWC Places 12th At Nationals
It wasn’t the finish they’d hoped for, but the Northwest Trapper wrestling team took 12th place at last weekend’s NJCAA National Championships and had two wrestlers make it onto the podium with All-American recognition. Lisiate Anau finished fourth at 285 pounds and Jeffrey Oakes, at 197 pounds, finished sixth at the national competition in Council Bluffs, Iowa.

February 23, 2017
NWC Wrestlers Head To Nationals
The Northwest College wrestling team will enter this weekend’s NJCAA National Championships with five nationally ranked wrestlers.

February 14, 2017
Trapper Wrestlers District Champs
Hosting the National Junior College Athletic Association Rocky Mountain District Qualifier proved fruitful for the Northwest College wrestling team as nine individuals qualified for nationals and the Trappers placed first as a team. NWC head coach Jim Zeigler received the Rocky Mountain District coach of the year award and heavyweight wrestler Lisiate Anau won the Outstanding Wrestler award.

February 9, 2017
NWC Hosting NJCAA District Qualifier
On Saturday, five teams will compete in Northwest College’s Cabre Gym for the National Junior College Athletic Association Rocky Mountain District Qualifier. Wrestlers who place in the top three for their weight class will advance to the NJCAA National Championship in Council Bluffs, Iowa, on Feb. 24 and 25.

February 2, 2017
Widdicombe Becomes First Powell Wrestler To Win Apodaca Award
At the annual Northwest College Apodaca Dual Showdown, the Apodaca Award is presented to a student athlete who best represents the qualities head coach Jim Zeigler and others saw in Christopher “Brooks” Apodaca — a Trapper wrestler who tragically died in 1998.

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