Steffensmeier to wrestle in All-Star meet

The Hounds' Harlan Steffensmeier works on the leg of Grant Stotts in the 152 lb quarterfinals at the state wrestling tournament at Wells-Fargo Arena in Des Moines last month. Steffensmeier will be wrestling in the North/South All-Star meet on Saturday. Photo by Chuck Vandenberg/PCC


FORT MADISON – The 40th Annual North/South All-Star Wrestling Meet hosted by the Charles City Mat Club in conjunction with the Iowa National Guard is planned for Saturday, March 24th at 6:00 p.m. in the Charles City High School’s new gym.  Tickets available at the door for $10.This year’s N/S All Star Meet will be broadcast live on Trackwrestling’s Trackcast with proceeds going to the National Wrestling Hall of Fame Dan Gable Museum. Senior state champions and place finishers from all over the state of Iowa come together in one last match of their high school career. Meets in the past have seen many future All-Americans, NCAA Champions, as well as Olympic medal winners.   For more information, contact David Williams by email at

2018 North South All Star Meet Matchups
113/120- Dillon Gottschalk Dubuque Hempstead vs Zachary Thompson Perry
126/132- Philip Ihde Decorah vs  Brady Fritz South Tama
132- Matt Robertson Assumption vs  Donny Schmit Wapsie Valley, Fairbank
138- Gable Fox Don Bosco vs  Zach Stewart Perry
138/145  Jarret Miller Ballard vs Brock Parker Waukee
145- Chance Throndson Riceville vs Tanner Abbas Clarion Goldfield Dows


152 Harlan Steffensmeier Fort Madison vs Joe Kelly West Liberty
160-  Tate Battani Ballard vs  Wilfred Kadohou Iowa City High
170- Noah Glaser New Hampton vs Thaddeus Breitsprecker SE Polk
182/195- Brandon Tessau Waukee vs Tyrell Gordon Waterloo East
195- Tanner Sloan Alburnett vs Tessau/Gordon winner
220- Jordan Baumler North Fayette Valley vs Tom Rief Missouri Valley
220 Zack Santee Central Springs vs Areon Day New Hampton
220 Zach Santee Central Springs vs Josh Halligan Charles City
285- Dylan Olson Dubuque Hempstead vs Baumler/Rief winner
Coaches: Tom Hogan Don Bosco, Chad Vollmecke Waukee

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