Webster graduate chooses NSU wrestling


ABERDEEN, S.D. (GoWatertown.net) — Cael Larson, a 5-foot-11, 149-pound wrestler out of Webster Area has committed to joining the Northern State wrestling program this upcoming fall.

Larson was a 5-year starter and 3-year team captain for the Bearcats under the direction of head coach Wade Rausch. Larson placed seventh (2019), second (2020), and third (2021) at the South Dakota State Tournament. In addition, he won the State Championship his senior season, leading the team in takedowns, escapes, nearfalls, pins, and wins. He is the son of Chelsea and Beau Larson.

Larson joins 10 other athletes making their commitment to NSU this fall.