On The Brink Of History: Burroughs Stares Down Smith's All-Time Record
Sep 23, 2021From the beginning, Jordan Burroughs boldly claimed he was chasing down John Smith’s domestic record of six World and Olympic gold medals. His @alliseeisgold Twitter handle — created in January of 2011 — reinforced his belief that he would get there.
Breaking: Iowa Adds Women's Wrestling
Sep 23, 2021Iowa dropped a historic and sport-changing news release Thursday morning with the announcement that it will launch a women’s wrestling program, becoming the first Power Five conference school to adopt the emerging sport.
Hawkeyes Land Ben Kueter As Dual-Sport Commit
Sep 19, 2021Four-sport prep star Ben Kueter has committed to both wrestle and play football for the Iowa Hawkeyes. The high school junior is currently the #4 ranked 220-pounder in the nation.
The Pulse: Power 5 Women's Wrestling Is Closer Than You Think
Sep 14, 2021This story originally ran on Monday, September 14 when the addition of Iowa women's wrestling was imminent but not yet a reality. Since then, the Hawkeyes have announced their plans to add the first Power Five program in women's wrestling history.
WWE Or NCAA? Gable Forges His Own Way
Sep 9, 2021Gable Steveson's next steps have been argued over at length, and he's done a masterful job of building they hype around his future. NCAA wrestling, the WWE, and MMA have all appeared to be viable paths for the 2021 Olympic and NCAA Champion. He's even flirted with the idea of firing up a football career. At long last, we know what the 21 year old phenom plans to do next, and it's not what many people expected.
NCAA D1 Schedules For The 2021-22 Season
Sep 8, 2021All the NCAA D1 schedules for the 2021-22 season in one place!
LIVE From Russia: Day 7 Junior Worlds Updates
Aug 22, 2021It's here. The final day of the Junior World Championships from Ufa, Russia. Follow along as Jr. freestyle World champ Braxton Amos wrestles for a bronze medal.
Braxton Amos Wants To Double His Chances At Junior Worlds In Russia
Aug 12, 2021Don’t try to get too philosophical with Braxton Amos about his decision to compete in both styles at the Junior World Championships in Ufa, Russia on August 16-22. Amos has a reputation for wrestling in Greco-Roman and freestyle at major domestic competitions. Just don’t ask him to get too deep about it.
A College Wrestling Fan's Guide To Fargo 2021
Jul 13, 2021It's Fargo time, one of the biggest high school wrestling events of the year. Which means it's also one of the biggest events of the year for college wrestling fans.
BJ Futrell To Join Penn Coaching Staff
Jul 8, 2021The wrestling ecosystem in Philadelphia just got stronger following the announcement that Pennsylvania will add BJ Futrell to its staff as a full-time assistant coach. Futrell joins the Quakers with a wealth of experience, including stints at Nay and most recently as mentoring director at Beat the Streets Philadelphia. He was also a two-time All-American for Illinois, placing eighth at nationals in 2011 and sixth in 2012.
86kg U - What Colleges Have Produced The Best At 86kg For Team USA
Jul 3, 2021David Taylor will represent the United States at the Olympics at the 86kg weight class this August in Tokyo. Leading up to the Olympic Games, we’ll be exploring what colleges contribute the most World/Olympic team members and medals by weight class. In this article, we’ll analyze the last 30 years of results at 86kg from worlds and Olympics to see what college produces the best 86kg wrestlers.
Monster Recruit Gavin Nelson Is Off The Board
Jun 22, 2021Cadet World Teamer Gavin Nelson showed the wrestling world his power at the Cadet World Team Trials. Now he's decided where he'll train and compete at the next level. The Simley, Minnesota native is staying close to home to become a Minnesota Golden Gopher. He announced his decision on Instagram.
Which 2023 Prospect Should Your Team's Coach Be Calling On June 15th?
Jun 11, 2021Recruiting for college coaches is a 365 day a year job, but a couple of dates in particular stick out. One of those being June 15th, the first day that coaches can legally begin contacting rising juniors. Three top-100 recruits have already verbally committed: #1 Cody Chittum to Minnesota and #2 Christian Carroll and #21 Kannon Webster to Illinois. Don't worry Gopher and Illini fans, I've still got you covered. There are many great programs and recruits that didn't get recognition in this article, however. This isn't because those programs aren't good options for top recruits or kids worthy of recognition, but rather to keep this article to a consumable length.
Legacies Are On The Line When Martinez Faces Burroughs On June 18
Jun 7, 2021There is more on the line than a win when Jordan Burroughs faces Isaiah Martinez on June 18 during the showcase match on the Who’s #1 FloGrappling card. Legacy points are at stake as both wrestlers attempt to carve out their place in U.S. wrestling history.
Barry Davis Disputes His Junior High Loss To Kenny Monday
Jun 4, 2021Kenny Monday and Barry Davis are two of the greatest wrestlers in American history.