Purple Eagles Wrestling Academy’s clinic features collegiate All American

Contributed Story Posted 5 June 2023 at 9:43 am

Contributed Photos – The Purple Eagles Wrestling Academy in Albion hosted University of Northern Iowa’s Parker Keckeisen for a 2-day wrestling clinic this past weekend. Wrestlers from all around WNY came out to learn from one the best wrestler in the NCAA. Keckeisen is shown here with some of the clinic participants.

Keckeisen, shown here demonstrating a move, is a three time NCAA Division 1 All-American and was the 2023 National Runner-Up for the UNI Panthers. In addition to his 2nd place finish this season, he placed 3rd in both 2021 and 2022. Keckeisen has two years of eligibility left and is expected to be the favorite to with the 184lb National Championship in 2024. He is also the No.7 pound-for-pound wrestler in the NCAA according to FloWrestling.