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Brute Wrestler Of The Week: Drake Houdashelt

Drake Houdashelt Named Brute Wrestler of the Week Christian Pyles The season marches on and once again the wrestlers delivered more exciting and sometimes unexpected performances. The Missouri Tigers had some huge wins this week.  They've looked to Drake Houdashelt all year long to provide the fire and effort for the Tigers.  The top ranked Houdashelt had a weekend full of challenges as he was set to take on #2 Kendric Maple and #7 Josh Kindig.  He had a tight win over Maple in Norman, and had little issue taking care of Josh Kin...

#1 Penn State Dominates #11 Michigan 32-9 in Super Bowl Sunday Showdown

#1 Penn State Dominates #11 Michigan 32-9 in Super Bowl Sunday Showdown Nittany Lions clinch at least a share of the Big Ten regular season title ANN ARBOR, Mich.; February 2, 2014 – The top-ranked Penn State Nittany Lion wrestling team handled No. 11 Michigan 32-9 in a Super Bowl Sunday showdown live on the Big Ten Network Sunday, in a battle between the conference’s final two unbeaten teams.  By virtue of the win, Penn State clinched at least a share of the 2014 Big Ten regular season title, riding three straight technical falls to a ...

No. 13 Virginia Wrestling Posts 29-12 Win Over Bucknell

Feb. 2, 2014 Sport: Wrestling (@UVaWrestling) Contact: Andy Fledderjohann No. 13 Virginia Wrestling Posts 29-12 Win Over Bucknell Cavaliers win at seven of 10 weight classes CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – The No. 13 Virginia wrestling team won at seven of 10 weight classes to earn a 29-12 victory over Bucknell Sunday afternoon at Memorial Gymnasium. Coming off a win Friday night over Maryland, Virginia upped its dual record to 15-3 on the season. “This weekend was very intense and crazy,” Virginia head coach Steve Garland said. “Our guys fought ha...

Chalfant Tops Two-Time Defending NCAA Champ

Chalfant Tops Two-Time Defending NCAA Champ Feb. 2, 2014 MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. - Hoosier heavyweight Adam Chalfant defeated two-time defending NCAA Champion Tony Nelson Sunday (Feb. 2) during Indiana's 35-6 loss at #2 Minnesota. Redshirt freshman Trevor Moody was victorious individually as well, posting a 6-3 decision in the 141-pound bout. Chalfant improves to 6-1 versus top-10 opponents, 9-1 against nationally-ranked foes and 21-2 overall following a 3-2 decision over third-ranked Nelson. He bull-rushed the Golden Gophe...

Battle of Undefeated's: PSU and Michigan Live Updates

PSU v. Michigan Live Updates Christian Pyles As I have before, I'll try to update AT LEAST after every period.  Keep refreshing and clicking and I'll keep updating!  125-Jordan Conaway-PSU v. Connor Youtsey-Michigan 1st Period: Youtsey looking to get to his front headlock right away.  That's where he's great and very comfortable.  Conaway looking for wrists, underhook for Youtsey.  A few half shots from both guys but no real committments yet. Single from Conaway, Youtsey looks to pass the leg but Conaway gets heigh...

Navy Wrestling - Navy Claims Sixth Straight All-Academy Championship Title

Collegiate Wrestling For Immediate Release Saturday, Feb. 1, 2014 Wrestling Contact:  Stacie Michaud (410) 293-8773 For more information on Navy Athletics, log on to www.NavySports.com Navy Claims Sixth Straight All-Academy Championship Title NEW LONDON, Conn. —  The Navy wrestling team sent eight wrestlers to the championship, where they won three individual titles en route to the Mids winning their 13th overall All-Academy Championship, including their sixth in a row.  Nine of the Mids’ 10 wrestlers placed among th...

WRES: #13 Illinois Falls Short Against #7 Nebraska

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Feb. 1, 2014 Athletic Communications Contact: Paige Thompson (630-779-6209 or thomps11@illinois.edu) Story Link FIGHTING ILLINI WRESTLING #13 Illinois Falls Short Against #7 Nebraska Illini record season-high attendance CHAMPAIGN, Ill. -- The Fighting Illini wrestling team hosted Nebraska for the sixth-annual 'Great Escape' on Saturday, but came up short in front of the season-high crowd of 811. The Orange and Blue got wins from Jackson Morse (165), Mario Gonzalez (197), Jesse Delgado (125) and Zane Richards (133), but i...

Drexel Wrestling Takes Down Duke, 24-14

Athletic Communications   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:                                               Contact: Molly Sweeney (215) 895-2084 February 1, 2014   Wrestling Takes Down Duke, 24-14     Philadelphia, Pa. – The Drexel wrestling squad defeated Duke, 24-14, for its first home victory of the season...

Clarion Wrestlers Defeat George Mason 23-12

CLARION WRESTLERS DROP GEORGE MASON 23-12               (Clarion, Pa.): Clarion won six of ten bouts, including a fall from heavyweight Evan Daley (Fr. Erie/Fort LeBoeuf) and major decisions from Hunter Jones (Fr. New Rochelle, N.Y.) at 125 and Justin Arthur (Fr. Huntington, W.V.) at 149 leading the Golden Eagles to a 23-12 win over George Mason in NCAA Division I Wrestling on Saturday afternoon.               Held at Waldo S...

Fi: Prep Preview - Can Sem Unseat Blair?

National Prep Preview Willie Saylor, Editor Over three. Decades. Three decades.  That's how long Blair Academy has had a stranglehold on the National Prep Championships. Thirty-three years to be exact. Since 1981 (I was 3 years old) Blair has won the Prep team tile every single year. But with a perfect storm of post graduate entries for Seminary, and injuries to Blair, that streak may be coming to an end. Defending Prep Champions, and #1-ranked Joey McKenna is out. And placer Patrick Coover, expected to compete for the first time this seas...

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