Varner, Zabriskie Crowned NCAA Champions; ISU Takes Third
OMAHA, Neb. – Iowa State senior wrestlers Jake Varner and David Zabriskie won NCAA Championship individual titles at 197 pounds and heavyweight, respectively Saturday evening to lead the Cyclones to a third-place national collegiate finish at the Qwest Center. Varner and Zabriskie leave grappling legacies that rank high in Iowa State's storied program. Iowa won the team title 134.5 points. Cornell was second with 90 points. ISU was third with 75 points. ISU crowned three All-Americans in total, with 125-pounder Andrew Long taking runner-up honors.