FARGO, ND Four-hour NCAA qualifier Cam Sykora joins North Dakota State University wrestling staff as a volunteer assistant coach in the 2021-22 season, head coach Roger Kish announced Tuesday, June 8th.
Sykora, originally from Wheaton, Minn., Qualified for the 133-pound NCAA Tournament from 2017 to 2020. He was a three-time Big 12 Conference place winner and North Dakota State’s first Big 12 champion in 2020.
Sykora set an 87-34 record in four seasons with Bison including 33 wins by technical fall, 14 major decisions and eight legs. He was 17-4 in his senior year, ranked No. 9 in the last NCAA RPI and was a National Wrestling Coaches Association All-America second team pick.
A five-time Minnesota state champion, Sykora went 37-0 and 33-0 in his final two seasons at Wheaton High School. He graduated from NDSU in May 2020 with a bachelor’s degree in university studies.