Marinelli wins Big10 title

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MINNEAPOLIS, MN. (KCRG) - Iowa wrestler Alex Marinelli won his first Big10 title on Saturday, defeating Penn State's Vincenzo Joeseph 9-3.

Marinelli's title is Iowa's 200th Big Ten individual title. As a team, the Hawkeyes placed third with 107.5 points. Penn State would win the team championship with 157.5 points.

Overall, eight Iowa wrestlers clinched automatic berths into the national tournament which takes place from March 21st to the 23rd.

Qualifiers are below.

Spencer Lee
Alex Marinello
Austin DeSanto
Pat Lugo
Kaleb Young
Jacob Warner
Cash Wilcke