FRL 273: How To Fix The Forfeit Problem

Richard Immel Michael Kemerer Jason Nolf

FRL 273 discusses an epic Big Ten tournament, the forfeit issue at Big Tens, and all the seeding implications.

Order of Show:

0:00 - Barry Davis no longer at Wisconsin

0:04 - Medical forfeit epidemic

0:17 - Results among top eight guys

0:21 - 133 results

0:24 - 141 results

0:29 - 149 results

0:31 - 157 results

0:35 - 165 results

0:47 - 174 results

0:48 - 184 results

0:49 - 197 results

0:52 - 285 results

0:57 - Why was Terry yelling at CP?

0:59 - Seeding talk

1:22 - FRL questions

1:42 - Candidates for Wisconsin job

Who's Going To Make Some Money At NHSCA Juniors?

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We have entered the short but very crucial part of the high school postseason when guys from all over the country can make their mark on college coaches. In particular, junior year heading into senior year is where a lot of scholarship money can be made.

The Top-10 Teams With The Most Points Returning For 2019

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In most sports, it is typical that the teams with the most returning starters start off the next season as favorites. In wrestling, the equivalent is returning points from the NCAA tournament. Over the course of the summer and fall, we will be doing lineup looks and factoring in other things, but today we are purely looking at guys with eligibility remaining from the 2018 tournament.

All-Time Pittsburgh Wrestling Classic Results

Matt Shuck Mark Hall

The rose bowl of wrestling, The Pittsburgh Wrestling Classic. National Champions, Olympians, and endless All-Americans have wrestled in the event. Check out complete results from 2017 all the way back to the beginning of the Classic in 1975 and don't miss this years edition of the classic Sunday evening.

Aaron Brooks & Joey Silva Eyeing NHSCA History

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Win a Cadet world title: check. Verbally commit to Penn State: check. Capture a fourth Maryland state title: check. 

FRL 276: 2019 Team Race, Lineup Changes, + Wisconsin Update

Tony Rotundo Spencer Lee

FRL 276 discusses next year's team race, the Wisconsin coaching job, and potential lineup changes.

Time To Get These Seniors Paid

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While it was bittersweet for college wrestling fans to see the end of some outstanding young men’s careers on Saturday, it also means they can now be compensated for their wrestling talents. Here are a few guys that are on the shortlist to start getting paychecks, and soon.

Tech Notes: Travis Wittlake vs. Trent Hidlay

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Travis Wittlake and Trent Hidlay are facing off in a 170lb matchup at the Pittsburgh Wrestling Classic this Sunday. The two haven’t been in the same circle together since Fargo back in 2015, where Wittlake won by tech 11-0 in Greco and 7-3 in freestyle. 

2018 Pittsburgh Wrestling Classic: Confidence Picks

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You've got to be a pretty confident wrestler to be chosen to represent Team USA or Team Pennsylvania at the Pittsburgh Wrestling Classic. We feel pretty confident too about these five things that will happen on Sunday at the Fitzgerald Field House on the campus of the University of Pittsburgh.

Connor Brady Commits To Virginia Tech

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Virginia Tech picked up a commitment from one of the nation's best juniors today. Connor Brady of Olentangy Liberty high school in Ohio gave a verbal to wrestle for the Hokies in college. 

The Biggest Upsets At The 2018 NCAAs

Tony Rotundo Kyle Conel

Upsets are a common occurrence every year at NCAAs, but things got particularly crazy at the Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland last weekend. Relive all the shocks and awes as we run down the 10 biggest upsets from the 2018 NCAA Championships.