FARGO — Former North Dakota State national champions Paul Carlson and Brian Kapusta and former NDSU wrestler and Northern Colorado head coach Jack Maughan will be inducted into the National Wrestling Coaches Association Division II Jim Koch Hall of Fame in an awards ceremony in March.
Carson won his national title in 2003 at 157 pounds. He was a three-time All-American. Kapusta was a three-time national champ from 1993-95 at 118 pounds. He was the 1995 Outstanding Wrestler at the national meet. Maughan, currently NDSU's senior assoicate athletic director for development, was the head coach at UNC from 1987-2008 taking over a winless program and bringing it to national contention. He served on the NWCA Board of Directors for 10 years.
The three will accept their awards March 12 in conjunction with the Division II Championships in Sioux Falls, S.D.