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Dennis Papadatos Named Hofstra Head Coach

The search for the next head coach at Hofstra is over. Dennis Papadatos, a Hofstra Alum and veteran coach has been named the next Head Coach at Hofstra University.   Papadatos has been coaching for years and had a 3 year stint as an assistant at Hofstra.  Before being named Head Coach of Hofstra, Papadatos coached at UNC, Binghamton and Northern Illinois.  Papadatos was a 2000 graduate of Hofstra where he earned 97 career victories and qualified for NCAA's twice at 157.  Papadatos is a native of Long Island, NY, so familiari...

Kevin Ward Named Head Coach At Army

Courtesy goarmysports.com WEST POINT, N.Y. – Kevin Ward, who turned a wrestling program built from scratch at Ouachita Baptist University into a national contender, has been named Army’s new head wrestling coach, Director of Intercollegiate Athletics Boo Corrigan announced today. Ward, the 2014 NCAA Division II Coach of the Year, becomes the 10th head coach in program history. “We are very excited to welcome Kevin to West Point,” said Corrigan. “We had a tremendous pool of candidates and Kevin’s success build...

Updated And Expanded-New Freestyle P4P Rankings

I just couldn't resist.  20 was cool, but 25 just feels right.  Last time around it was just after World Team Trials when this list came out.  Since then we've had University wrestle offs, University Worlds, a few international tournaments as well as the Phase II World Team Trials in Fargo.  So yeah, quite a bit of movement. If you don't feel like looking back at the last set of rankings the previous ranking is in parentheses.  1. Jordan Burroughs (1)-Should baby Beacon become an honorary P4P wrestler? Stay tuned. ...

Chris Pendleton Heading To ASU

By Rumer Cantrell, SDA Media Relations TEMPE, Ariz.- Chris Pendleton, who served four years as the head assistant coach at the University of Wyoming, was named assistant wrestling coach at Arizona State, head wrestling coach Zeke Jones announced Tuesday. “We're excited about bringing Coach Pendleton on to the Sun Devil Staff,” said Jones. “He brings a wealth of national and world-class experience to our program and has had success in helping wrestlers get on the podium. His technical wrestling knowledge is excellent and he'll ...

Howe And Maple Join Wrestling Staff At OU

Courtesy Soonersports.com NORMAN, Okla. -- University of Oklahoma head wrestling coach Mark Cody has announced the addition of two former OU student-athletes and NCAA champions to his coaching staff. Andrew Howe has been hired as an assistant coach, while Kendric Maple will serve as a volunteer assistant coach. Both Howe and Maple are coming off impressive and decorated collegiate careers. Howe is a four-time All-American, while Maple earned three such honors. The duo joins assistant coach Michael Lightner, who is also an NCAA champion and four...

Flowrestler Of The Week - Isaiah White

I can’t lie, how can you know really which way to go for Flowrestler of the Week after all the performances we just had?  My jaw hit the floor at least once a round without fail just watching how great these young guys are. I wanted to find someone who not only won impressively, but did so against elite competition. Enter Isaiah White. White dominated a field that contained Fredy Stroker, Mike Kemerer, Grant Leeth, Mark Voss, Vincenzo Joseph and more. Nobody was close. White’s dominant performance at Fargo left a huge impressi...

Phase II World Team Trials

The World Team is set.  Both winners needed only 2 matches to dispatch their opponents to punch their tickets on the World Team.  Jimmy Kennedy won 5-2 and 10-0 over Coleman Scott.  Meanwhile Nick Marable won 2-1 and 8-2 over James Green. Finals In match 1 Coleman Scott came out like a ball of fire early striking with a pair of pushouts. Kennedy responded late in the first period to make the score 2-1 Scott. After the break Coleman Scott showed off a number of amazing counters but ultimately it was Kennedy delivering on a beautif...

Fi: Junior Freestyle Preview

Make no mistake about it, Fargo has the reputation it does for a reason. And the Junior Freestyle portion is the crown jewel of high school wrestling. The nation's biggest conglomeration of talent and display of toughness also makes it the most scouted, covered, and referenced. The field is as big as ever and, especially in the middle weights, filled with talent. Below you'll find the latest info with weight changes, past placings, nuggets of results and predictions. 100lbs - Entries (25) Last Year’s Final: Kirk Johansen, IL tf. Francis E...

Phase II World Team Trials Preview

Bonus Bracket Breakdown: Now that the brackets are out (and man are they juicy), I’m going to go through the challenge tournament and give you the match by match winners with a few interesting tidbits. 70KG Round 1: Dustin Schlatter v. Adam Hall-I like Dustin here, but can anyone really say what we’re getting with DS who I don’t believe has competed since the 2012 Olympic Trials? Jason Welch v. Chase Pami-I like Welch here, but he’ll give up some points along the way. Jason Tsirtsis v. Frank Molinaro-I don’t think ...

Fi: Cadet Freestyle Preview

Leg Grabbin' Time! Freestyle is here and so are some of the best young prospects in America. Every year, when the Cadet brackets come out, even fanatical followers of the sport have the knee jerk reaction of thinking, 'I've never heard of most of these guys.' Well, that's why they're here. And that will change. The top talent comes to make a name for themselves. And by the end of the week, superstars are born and legacies take their first steps. Let's jump right in to it. 88lbs - Entries (32) Last Year’s Final: Gavin Teasdale, PA tf. Zac ...

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