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College wrestling: Beyer resigns at Ridgewater

Tom Beyer has resigned as head coach of the Ridgewater College wrestling program after six seasons, athletic director Todd Thorstad announced Tuesday.

Beyer, an elementary teacher in the Willmar school system, has been the Warriors’ coach since the 2007-08 season. The program has enjoyed consistent success competing in senior college invitationals and at NJCAA tournaments.

The Morris native was head coach of the Willmar Cardinals wrestling program for 26 seasons from 1981 to 2007.

Thorstad stated a search would begin immediately for Beyer’s successor.