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Wartburg Wins 22nd Straight Iowa Conference Wrestling Title
From Wartburg Athletics
WAVERLY, Iowa--The No. 1 ranked Wartburg wrestling team (18-0 overall) won its 22nd straight Iowa Conference Championship Friday in its 25-9 win over No. 11 Coe (13-5).
The Knights have won 22 consecutive IIAC championships and have 173 straight wins over IIAC opponents.
Their 22 consecutive conference titles is the longest streak in Division III wrestling. The longest previous streak was 17 which was held by Augsburg College (1987-2003).