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June 28, 2018
Former Bison wrestler Zillmer determined to climb the USA ladder
FARGO—Hayden Zillmer is addicted, but he doesn't need help. At least not until after the 2020 Olympic Games in Buenos Aires, Argentina....
June 28, 2018 - 2:22pm
June 22, 2018
Wrestling: Zillmer competes for spot on U.S. Senior World Freestyle Team Saturday, June 23
BETHELEM, Pa.—Former North Dakota State University All-American Hayden Zillmer is scheduled to wrestle for the 92 kg (202.8-pound) spot on the U.S. Senior World team in freestyle against 2016 Olympic bronze medalist J'den Cox in the third bout of the Final X at Lehigh on Saturday,...
June 22, 2018 - 10:57pm
Wrestling: Zillmer advances with win in finals
ROCHESTER, Minn.—Hayden Zillmer dispatched Deron Winn 8-2 and 9-7 to win the best-of-three finals Sunday in the World Team Trials. The two victories advance Zillmer, a Crosby-Ironton High School graduate, to the Final X tournament June 23 in Bethlehem, Penn. He will wrestle...
May 22, 2018 - 10:30am
April 30, 2018
Wrestling: Zillmer runner-up U.S. Open
LAS VEGAS—Hayden Zillmer captured the best finish for the state of Minnesota on the senior level on the second day of the U.S. Open as...
April 30, 2018 - 5:30am
April 13, 2018
Wrestling: Zillmer wins his match at World Cup
Hayden Zillmer wasn't expecting a match April 7. When he got his chance, however, he took full advantage by defeating India's Deepak Punia 7-0...
April 13, 2018 - 10:30am
March 30, 2018
Wrestling: C-I's Zillmer named to World Cup team.
Crosby-Ironton High School graduate and Minnesota RTC member Hayden Zillmer, now of Minneapolis and the Minnesota Storm, was named to the United...
March 30, 2018 - 10:30am
January 1, 2017
2016 Lakes Area Sports: Brainerd grad Haeg area's top sports story
In some years, the Brainerd Dispatch sports staff struggles to determine the top area sports story of the year. Maybe nothing of tremendous significance...
January 1, 2017 - 10:27pm
December 23, 2016
Commentary: Lakes area big-time sports haven in 2016
In a sports writing career that has spanned parts of five decades, I don't recall a time when the lakes area has had more prominent sports figures than it has in 2016. Joe Haeg, the Lake Shore resident and Brainerd High School graduate, is starting for the Indianapolis Colts after...
December 23, 2016 - 9:59pm
September 27, 2016
Athletics: C-I Rangers to induct three
The Crosby-Ironton Athletic Hall of Fame will be holding a banquet/luncheon 11 a.m. Oct. 8 in the high school commons to celebrate the induction of the Class of 2016 which includes Dave Galovich, Alicia Stockard and Hayden Zillmer. Tickets are $10 and includes the meal. Please RSVP...
September 27, 2016 - 9:33pm
April 10, 2016
Wrestling: Zillmer lands spot on U.S. National team
IOWA CITY, Iowa -North Dakota State University All-American Hayden Zillmer rebounded from his quarterfinal loss to storm through the Greco-Roman187-pound...
April 10, 2016 - 11:57pm
April 5, 2016
Wrestling: Zillmer qualifies for U.S. Olympic Greco-Roman Team Trials
CEDAR FALLS, Iowa—North Dakota State University All-American Hayden Zillmer of Crosby-Ironton secured a place at the U.S. Olympic Team Trials by winning the Greco-Roman 85-kilogram/187-pound weight class April 1 at a Last Chance Olympic Trials Qualifier at the University of...
April 5, 2016 - 12:51pm
March 20, 2016
College Wrestling: Zillmer's season ends in NCAA third round
NEW YORK—Hayden Zillmer and the North Dakota State University Bison's run at the NCAA Division I Championships ended during Session 4 Friday...
March 20, 2016 - 9:44pm
February 8, 2016
College Wrestling: Zillmer registers 100th career victory
PHOENIX—North Dakota State University won nine of 10 matches including 184-pounder Hayden Zillmer's 100th career win to defeat Grand Canyon...
February 8, 2016 - 10:27pm
December 31, 2015
College Wrestling: Zillmer prepped for another NCAA run
About the only thing that hasn't gone Hayden Zillmer's way is the weather. Zillmer, an avid outdoorsman, missed out on his traditional ice...
December 31, 2015 - 9:43am
June 10, 2015
Wrestling: Zillmer national champion, camp clinician
AKRON, Ohio - North Dakota State University's Hayden Zillmer, representing the Bison Wrestling Club, won the 86-kilogram (189.6-pound) UWW Nationals...
June 10, 2015 - 9:02pm