LIVE This Week on Flo: 1/3/2015

LIVE This Week on Flo: 1/3/2015

From the snow-covered woods of Minnesota to the sand-covered beaches of Hawaii, Flowrestling is LIVE at 7 different events this week.  We're kicking the week off with the most star-studded tournament in Pennsylvania, Powerade, an American Crown Series youth event, Dixie Nationals, and a series of wrestling duals held on the beautiful beaches of Hawaii, the Aloha Open. We'll then send the team over to the SOUTHERN SCUFFLE — perhpas the most excititng in-season tournament in college wrestling — before closing the week out with two more high school events: Texas Outlaw and Minnesota's prestiogious dual-style tournament, The Clash.

Oh yea! Almost forgot: we're LIVE at Blair Academy this Saturday to see the #2 ranked Bucaneers take on #1 ranked St. Paris Graham in what is expected to be the most electric high school wrestling dual of the season. 



Dixie Nationals
Monday, December 29th, 2014
Broadcast Info: CLICK HERE TO WATCH DIXIE NATIONALS LIVE, 12/29


Wrestlers from all over the country ascend to Atlanta, Georgia to compete in Dixie Nationals, one of the 3 signature events that make up the American Crown Series. 

Powerade
Monday and Tuesday, December 29th - 30th
Broadcast Info: CLICK HERE TO WATCH POWERADE LIVE, 12/29-12/30


Annually one of the most competitive HS tournaments in the country, Powerade features over two dozen nationally ranked wrestlers including a potential showdown for the top spot in the land at 132lbs. Four of the Pound-for-Pound best are here in #2 Spencer Lee, #12 Vincenzo Joseph, #13 Luke Pletcher, and #14 Michael Kemerer.  On the team side of things, we'll watch as the #8 Franklin Regional Panthers try to upset newcomers Archer, Georgia, who are ranked 6th in the nation.

Aloha Open
Tuesday, December 30th, 2014
Broadcast Info: CLICK HERE TO WATCH THE ALOHA OPEN LIVE, 12/30


The Aloha Open features traditional powers Oklahoma and Minnesota as well as American U and Oregon State. The inaugural event features the funk master himself #1 Dylan Ness of Minnesota, Reno TOC champ #12 Ross Larson for Oklahoma, Oregon State All American #10 Taylor Meeks, and American's throw master #18 David Terao makes his homecoming to wrestle in Hawaii. 

The Southern Scuffle *Flowrestling's Event of the Week*
Thursday and Friday,  January 1st - 2nd, 2014
Broadcast Info: CLICK HERE TO WATCH THE SOUTHERN SCUFFLE LIVE, 1/1-1/2

Bring in the New Year the RIGHT way with the 2015 Southern Scuffle: D1's best and brightest converge on the big stage in Chattanooga, Tennessee. Don't miss #2 James Green, #1 Alex Dieringer, #1 Nahshon Garrett, Nico Megaludis, #3 J'den Cox, #3 Gabe Dean, #1 Kyven Gadson, #3 Ian Miller, #1 Nick Gwiazdowski and more! Penn State, Oklahoma State, Cornell, Missouri and more premier D1 programs bring their studs South by the van full!

Texas Outlaw
Friday and Saturday, January 2nd - 3rd, 2014
Broadcast Info: CLICK HERE TO WATCH TEXAS OUTLAW LIVE, 1/2-1/3


Allen high school plays host to the toughest Texas tournament of the new year.  Teams from Oklahoma, Nevada, Colorado, Illinois and Kansas hit Texas Outlaw for a chance to best the best programs in the Longhorn state. 

The Clash
Friday and Saturday, January 2nd - 3rd, 2014
Broadcast Info: CLICK HERE TO WATCH THE CLASH LIVE, 1/2-1/3


The Clash is traditionally seen as one of, if not THE, toughest in-season High School National Dual Meet tournaments. With returning champion Apple Valley, ranked #12 in the country, looking to put on a repeat performance of its title run from last season and 3rd-ranked runner-up from a season ago, OPRF hoping to exact some revenge, this year’s event is sure to feature a host of action. Also in the mix of 32 teams is #18 St. Michael-Albertville, #23 Marmion and #25 Bound Brook. 

Headlining the intense dual meets are a number of the nation’s best wrestlers such as pound-for-pound powerhouse Mark Hall, top-ranked 126-pound Mitch McKee and #1 152-pounder, Isaiah White.

#1 St. Paris Graham vs #2 Blair Academy DUAL
Satruday, January 3rd, 2014
Broadcast Info: CLICK HERE TO WATCH BLAIR ACADEMY VS ST. PARIS GRAHAM LIVE, 1/3


Perhaps the two greatest high school powerhouses of recent times, the SPG-Blair dual, which always features a bevy of soon-to-be college stars, is annually an in-season must-see. But this year, after Graham won Ironman, the stage is set to determine the national title. #1-Graham vs. #2-Blair on Saturday night for all the marbles.

All Ranked Wrestlers Coming To CKLV 2017

Tony Rotundo Kollin Moore

As you prepare for Thanksgiving or are finishing up with your turkey day meal, you may feast your eyes upon a smorgasbord of ranked wrestlers coming to CKLV.

NCAA DI Stock Report: PSU Shakes Up 197 Pounds

Juan Garcia Anthony Cassar Keystone

The 197-pound weight class continues to swirl with volatility in our weekly look at the big movers in the NCAA top 20 rankings. Penn State's Anthony Cassar is the biggest gainer, going from unranked to No. 11 at 197 and taking the place of his teammate and three-time NCAA qualifier Matt McCutcheon in the top 20.

Full Ironman Team List

Matt Shuck Joey Silva

Some of the baddest high schoolers in the country are heading to Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio, once again this year in search of claiming the title at the 24th Walsh Jesuit Ironman Tournament on Dec. 8-9. 

Tom Brands Smiling Discussing Marinelli And Lee

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Iowa Head Coach Tom Brands discusses when we'll see Marinelli, if he's ready to go and the availability of Spencer Lee on this Hawk Central interview. 

George Bossi Lowell Holiday Wrestling Tournament Live on Flo

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Considered the Grand Daddy of them all, the annual George Bossi Lowell Holiday Wrestling Tournament draws the best teams from all over New England and beyond.  Over 70 teams will converge on the Tsongas Arena for what some have called “The High School Midlands of the Northeast”.

7 Crucial Keystone Classic Conclusions

Juan Garcia Mark Hall Keystone Classic

The 2017 Keystone Classic lived up to the hype in the City of Brotherly Love this past weekend. Penn State shined at at the historic Palestra on UPenn's campus, but there was plenty of competition from the field. Northwestern, Rider, Drexel, Duke, Penn, Harvard, and Eastern Michigan all had finalists that made for an electric Sunday of NCAA wrestling. Here's what we learned.

News And Notes From Week 3 In D1 Wrestling

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A smattering of interesting tidbits and match results from the world that is Division 1 college wrestling, in particular things that may not have made it into our articles on top upsets or the stock report.

Did They Accidentally Announce Spencer Lee's Iowa Debut?

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The Iowa wrestling team shared its latest "move of the week" in a Twitter post on Monday, and the Hawkeyes may have hinted at a massive early-season change to their lineup in the process.

Top 12 Upsets From Week 3

Juan Garcia Anthony Cassar

Take a look at the 12 best upsets from week three of the Division I college wrestling season.

FRL 246 - Iowa Has A Huge Decision To Make

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FRL 246 discusses the last week in DI wrestling, what Iowa should do with its lineup, and thoughts on SDSU and Minnesota as well as the match of the year.

All Ranked Wrestlers Coming To CKLV 2017

Tony Rotundo Kollin Moore

As you prepare for Thanksgiving or are finishing up with your turkey day meal, you may feast your eyes upon a smorgasbord of ranked wrestlers coming to CKLV.

NCAA DI Stock Report: PSU Shakes Up 197 Pounds

Juan Garcia Anthony Cassar Keystone

The 197-pound weight class continues to swirl with volatility in our weekly look at the big movers in the NCAA top 20 rankings. Penn State's Anthony Cassar is the biggest gainer, going from unranked to No. 11 at 197 and taking the place of his teammate and three-time NCAA qualifier Matt McCutcheon in the top 20.

Full Ironman Team List

Matt Shuck Joey Silva

Some of the baddest high schoolers in the country are heading to Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio, once again this year in search of claiming the title at the 24th Walsh Jesuit Ironman Tournament on Dec. 8-9. 

Tom Brands Smiling Discussing Marinelli And Lee

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Iowa Head Coach Tom Brands discusses when we'll see Marinelli, if he's ready to go and the availability of Spencer Lee on this Hawk Central interview. 

George Bossi Lowell Holiday Wrestling Tournament Live on Flo

Lowell Holiday.jpg

Considered the Grand Daddy of them all, the annual George Bossi Lowell Holiday Wrestling Tournament draws the best teams from all over New England and beyond.  Over 70 teams will converge on the Tsongas Arena for what some have called “The High School Midlands of the Northeast”.

7 Crucial Keystone Classic Conclusions

Juan Garcia Mark Hall Keystone Classic

The 2017 Keystone Classic lived up to the hype in the City of Brotherly Love this past weekend. Penn State shined at at the historic Palestra on UPenn's campus, but there was plenty of competition from the field. Northwestern, Rider, Drexel, Duke, Penn, Harvard, and Eastern Michigan all had finalists that made for an electric Sunday of NCAA wrestling. Here's what we learned.

News And Notes From Week 3 In D1 Wrestling

john.jpg

A smattering of interesting tidbits and match results from the world that is Division 1 college wrestling, in particular things that may not have made it into our articles on top upsets or the stock report.

Did They Accidentally Announce Spencer Lee's Iowa Debut?

Spencer

The Iowa wrestling team shared its latest "move of the week" in a Twitter post on Monday, and the Hawkeyes may have hinted at a massive early-season change to their lineup in the process.

Top 12 Upsets From Week 3

Juan Garcia Anthony Cassar

Take a look at the 12 best upsets from week three of the Division I college wrestling season.

FRL 246 - Iowa Has A Huge Decision To Make

jwar.jpg

FRL 246 discusses the last week in DI wrestling, what Iowa should do with its lineup, and thoughts on SDSU and Minnesota as well as the match of the year.