Football: (Minnesota) Royals vs. Saint John’s University Johnnies first-year kicker Conor Pavelko boots a successful point-after in the third quarter of the MIAC Championship Game against the Bethel University Royals on November 13, 2021. The fifth-ranked Johnnies won the game with another Pavelko point-after with one second left in the contest.
More photos from this game. Tech Specs: Canon
1DX Mk II + 400mm f/5.61/2000 @ f/5.6; ISO 5000
Loras College 133-pound wrestler Zach Thompson (right) squares off with Dubuque University’s Carson Sauriol in the first round of the 2021 NWCA Championships on March 12, 2021 in Coralville, Iowa. Thompson won the match by a 14–0 major decision.
Tech Specs: Camera: Canon
1DX; Lens: Canon 400mm f/5.6Exposure: 1/800 @ f/5.6; ISO 12800
Elmhurst College 141-pound wrestler Jimmy McAuliffe celebrates after advancing by pin to the2021 NWCA Div. III finals Saturday, March 13, 2021 in Coralville, Iowa. McAuliffe later that day defeated Wartburg’s Kristian Rumph for the 141-pound crown. (Caleb Williams, d3photography.com)
After this competition was cancelled last year, I’m grateful for the National Wrestling Coaches Association for putting this replacement event together so quickly after the
NCAA announced that Division III post seasons had been cancelled for another year.