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WIGA 1st Annual Big Ten Conference Wrestling Championships
April 9, 1908 @ University of Wisconsin-Madison (Madison, Wisconsin)
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Honors Go To Wisconsin In Gymnastic Contests
In the wrestling match between W. W. Sylvester of Wisconsin and Nelson of Minnesota neither were able to get a fall. The Wisconsin man outweighed his opponent by ten pounds, but lacked science. SOURCE: The Chicago Daily Tribune, April 10, 1908. Click for larger image. [MORE PICS]




Varsity

Teams

University of Minnesota, Twin Cities [MN], University of Wisconsin-Madison [WI]

Championship Final (1st)

HWT  W. W. Sylvester (UWM) = Nelson (UMTC) draw


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