How well do you know your teammate and pop quiz for December 2018
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How Well Do You Know Tyler McNutt And December’s Pop Quiz

We asked two members of the wrestling team how well they knew Tyler McNutt. Also, check out December’s pop quiz with NDSU athletes!

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How Well Do You Know Tyler McNutt?

Compared to previous seasons, the NDSU wrestling team is a self-defined “brotherhood”. How brotherly are they? Do they really know each other as well as they say they do? We put redshirt seniors Charley Popp and Dylan Urbach to the test, seeing how well they knowTyler McNutt.

 
Tyler McNutt

Tyler McNutt

Charley Popp

Charley Popp

Dylan Urbach

Dylan Urbach

The Questions

What is your quickest pin?

Tyler McNutt: 1:35 @ the Bison Open

Charley Popp: 1:17
Dylan Urbach: 1:17

Your favorite holiday-themed movie is…

Tyler McNutt: A Christmas Story

Charley Popp: The Grinch
Dylan Urbach: The Grinch

Your favorite dual in your collegiate career was…

Tyler McNutt: When we wrestled and beat Cornell University at South Beach Duals

Charley Popp: Beating SDSU at SDSU
Dylan Urbach: Northwestern

What is your favorite post-match meal?

Tyler McNutt: Heard and Horns Union Burger

Charley Popp: Buffalo Wild Wings and pizza
Dylan Urbach: Pizza and Mountain Dew

Your favorite professional wrestler is…

Tyler McNutt: Jordan Burroughs

Charley Popp: J’Den Cox
Dylan Urbach: Ronda Rousey

The one artist going through your headphones pre-dual is…

Tyler McNutt: Linkin Park

Charley Popp: Linkin Park
Dylan Urbach: Eminem

If you could play any other sport, what would it be?

Tyler McNutt: Bowling

Charley Popp: Baseball
Dylan Urbach: Bowling

Score

Charley Popp: Tied with one correct answer

Dylan Urbach:Tied with one correct answer

December’s Pop Quiz With NDSU Athletes

Each month, we give a handful of NDSU athletes a pop quiz to uncover who they are underneath the Bison uniform. Here are the answers from December’s featured athletes.

Women’s Basketball: Danneka Voegeli

Danneka VoegeliVoegeli played in 20 games in 2017, averaging just over two points per game. The Winona, Minn., native had the best game of her career on November 11 against New Hampshire. She scored 16 points and snared 11 rebounds in NDSU’s 56-51 victory over the Wildcats.

What is the best Christmas gift you ever received?
Instant camera

Eggnog or hot chocolate?
Eggnog

What is your favorite outdoor activity in the wintertime?
Ice skating

Favorite holiday-themed movie?
Home Alone 1 and 2

Does Santa Claus really exist? Why or why not?
Of course Santa exists; how else would you get presents?

Football: Ross Kennelly

Ross Kennelly

Taking over the long-snapping duties on special teams, Kennelly has been vital to NDSU’s special teams success this season. He made a solo tackle on special teams against North Alabama this season too.

What is the best Christmas gift you ever received?
Video game console with a football game – Ray Lewis was on the cover

Eggnog or hot chocolate?
Definitely hot chocolate

What is your favorite outdoor activity in the wintertime?
Hunting or snowball fights

Favorite holiday-themed movie?
A Christmas Story

Does Santa Claus really exist? Why or why not?
Yes! How else would gifts show up under the tree Christmas morning?

Men’s Track And Field: J.T. Butler

J.T. Butler

Butler took a redshirt last indoor season. Therefore, he will be a senior in both the indoor and outdoor track & field season this year. In last year’s outdoor season, Butler ran a season-best 10.64 in the 100m dash on May 4. He is also a part of NDSU’s 4x100m relay team.

What is the best Christmas gift you ever received?
A lot of things come to mind! Thankfully my parents always paid close attention to my Christmas lists growing up. My parents and grandparents have helped me start a personal library with editions of authors I like to read. Really enjoy that!

Eggnog or hot chocolate?
Coffee!! (Hot chocolate is nice, too)

What is your favorite outdoor activity in the wintertime?
I remember sledding and building snow forts with my brother all the time!

Favorite holiday-themed movie?
Polar Express. Hoping to see The Grinch with my girlfriend!

Does Santa Claus really exist? Why or why not?
Yes!! His reindeer like to eat carrots!

Women’s Track And Field: Macy Denzer

Macy Denzer

Hailing from Watertown, S.D., Denzer shined in her sophomore season last year. She placed fourth in the 60m hurdles at the Summit League Indoor Championships. Denzer followed that up with a fourth place finish in the javelin at the Summit League Outdoor Championships.

What is the best Christmas gift you ever received?
I remember getting a light bright when I was little. That was the best

Eggnog or hot chocolate?
Hot chocolate… with marshmallows!

What is your favorite outdoor activity in the wintertime?
Sledding because I have yet to get good at snowboarding or skiing

Favorite holiday-themed movie?
Elf. I can quote the entire movie word for word!

Does Santa Claus really exist? Why or why not?
Santa definitely exists. He’s in the movie Elf like 100 times

Wrestling: Nico Colunga

Nico Colunga

The California native went 9-7 overall in 2017 with four tech falls. Wrestling at 144 pounds, he placed fifth at last year’s Bison Open. This season, Colunga went 2-2 at the Bison Open including victories over wrestlers from Minnesota and Arizona State.

What is the best Christmas gift you ever received?
A heating pad

Eggnog or hot chocolate?
Eggnog

What is your favorite outdoor activity in the wintertime?
Ice fishing

Favorite holiday-themed movie?
Home Alone

Does Santa Claus really exist? Why or why not?
My parents never let me believe in Santa. They work too hard to let someone else take credit

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