Three-time NCAA champion at Oklahoma State. Originally from Wisconsin, now competing with the Cliff Keen Wrestling Club.
Seeding 79kg At The WTT Is Not Easy
Aug 26, 2021The World Team Trials will take place September 11-12 to determine the team that will compete in Oslo, Norway October 2-10. In this article we’ll explore what the top 8 seeds might look like for the competitors at 79kg in men’s freestyle.
The Entire History Of The Jordan Burroughs - Kyle Dake Rivalry
Apr 1, 2021It could really happen. After almost a four year hiatus, Jordan Burroughs and Kyle Dake could wrestle once again; this time for a spot on the Olympic Team. The two had one of the best rivalries for a brief period at 74 kg until Dake moved up to 79 kg and won two World titles. Now, he’s back down to try and take what JB has kept from him in the past.
2021 Olympic Trials Seed Projections
Mar 29, 2021Olympic Trials week is finally here! Before official seeds come out later in the week, I wanted to take my best guess at how the seeding committee will see things.
Reliving The Wild 2020 Spring & Summer Of RTC Transfers
Dec 11, 2020We're entering into a phenomenal era of US wrestling. More and more athletes are able to wrestle for a living full time post college and the RTC structure has been a big reason for this. The recent RTC Cup was a success and hopefully laid the ground work for similar events in the future. It also had me reminiscing about the wild time this spring and summer when it seemed like every other day a major athlete was transferring from one RTC to another.
Creating The Best Wisconsin D1 Lineup Of All Time
May 8, 2020A few weeks ago I asked my Twitter followers how they would put together an all-time great college dual team with the current weights using athletes from their home states. The responses were great and really got me curious. So, I did the research and have now putting together the best possible team for some of the top states, including some formidable back-up teams.
Bader Show: J Jaggers, Alex Dieringer, Gene Mills & ASU Coaching Staff
Apr 21, 2020Bader and Nomad are joined by J Jaggers, Alex Dieringer, Gene Mills, and the entire Arizona State coaching staff
Alex Dieringer Announces His Next Move
Apr 21, 2020Alex Dieringer came on this morning's Bader Show to make a special live announcement. He has decided to relocate from Stillwater to the Cliff Keen Wrestling Club in Ann Arbor, Michigan.
Olympic Team Trials Postponed Until 2021
Mar 31, 2020March 31, 2020 - USA Wrestling, Penn State Intercollegiate Athletics, the Bryce Jordan Center and U.S. Olympic and Paralympic Committee have collectively decided to postpone the U.S. Olympic Team Trials scheduled for April 4- 5, 2020 at the Bryce Jordan Center.
8 Big Questions After Announcement Of Olympic Postponement
Mar 25, 2020On Tuesday, the 2020 Olympics were officially postponed until the summer of 2021. This was not surprising news given the impact COVID-19 has had on the cancellation of many live sporting events and the world more broadly, but now that it's official, the wrestling community has many questions to consider. Here are the 8 big questions we've been thinking about:
Cox Decision Opens The Door For Dieringer To Grab An Olympic Team Spot
Feb 12, 2020The biggest news in recent wrestling memory broke yesterday as world champion J’den Cox announced his move to 97kg to challenge Kyle Snyder for the Olympic team spot at that weight.
86kg Matteo Pellicone UWW Ranking Series Preview
Jan 10, 2020The intrigue at 86kg begins with NCAA All-Americans, three of whom represent the United States and two representing other countries. Add in a whole bunch of other accomplished international guys, and this weight class should be fun.
5 Oklahoma State Storylines To Follow At Senior Nationals
Dec 18, 2019This weekend in Fort Worth, Texas, some of the best freestyle wrestlers will compete at 2019 Senior Nationals with spots on the line for Olympic qualification. Oklahoma State is among the best-represented schools with former and associated wrestlers, so check out five storylines for the Cowboys this weekend.
How Senior Nationals Impacts Olympic Trials Qualification
Dec 12, 2019Next week, the Senior Nationals - U.S. Olympic Trials Qualifier goes down in Fort Worth, Texas. Five Olympic Trials qualification spots will be on the line at each weight class. Here's how this event fits into the men's freestyle Olympic Trials qualification process.
Final X: Dake vs Dieringer Match Notes
Aug 17, 2019It's going down in Texas! Kyle Dake and Alex Dieringer wrestle a best two-of-three series to determine who will represent the United States in Nur-Sultan, Kazahkstan at the 2019 UWW Senior World Championships at 79kg.
Dake vs Dieringer Preview: Spey & Nomad's Picks
Aug 16, 2019It's been happening for years. Message board posters, media personalities, and wrestling fans of all sorts have been picking against Kyle Dake for nearly a decade now.