Sterling Dias Commits To Iowa
May 20, 2022Iowa’s recruiting haul continues to grow with the addition of two-time Cadet World medalist Sterling Dias. Dias is currently ranked third in the nation at 106 pounds, which will add depth to the lower weights.
10 Must-Watch Final X Era WTT Matches
May 18, 2022The Final X era of the World Team Trials Challenge tournament has a brief but memorable history. A tournament was held in 2018 and 2019 to determine which wrestlers would face each other for the World team spot in each weight class. The format was scrapped for the 2021 World Team Trials since the Olympics were held the same year due to the postponement of the 2020 Olympic Games.
2023 D1 Commitment List
May 17, 2022Below is a running list of all the NCAA Div I commitments from the Junior class.
#28 Michael Dellagatta Adds To Strong Cornell Recruiting Class
May 17, 2022Michael Dellagatta, the #28 ranked wrestler in the class of 2023, has decided to join a Cornell recruiting class that now includes three of the nation's top 50 prospects. He announced his decision on Twitter.
Gary Mayabb Joins Iowa Women's Wrestling Staff
May 13, 2022IOWA CITY, Iowa – USA Wrestling staff member Gary Mayabb will join the University of Iowa women’s wrestling program as associate head coach, it was announced Friday by head coach Clarissa Chun.
Vote John Smith For Olympic Hall Of Fame
May 11, 2022John Smith is one of the best wrestlers in the world. In fact, FloWrestling recently selected him as the greatest American wrestler ever as it counted down the top 100 wrestlers in U.S. history.
Why Did Ray Bedford Get Fired?
May 11, 2022A box of black t-shirts sat quietly behind the head table at Women’s Nationals in Fort Worth, Texas, over the weekend. The front and back of each shirt said something loud and clear.
A New College Tournament Is Coming To Coralville Dec. 29-30
May 11, 2022College wrestling has a new holiday tournament on the way. The inaugural Soldier Salute will take place Dec. 29-30 at Xtream Arena in Coralville, Iowa.
McKendree Women Enter Transfer Portal
May 6, 2022The McKendree women’s wrestling program has work to do now that head coach Sam Schmitz has left for Central Methodist University. The three-time defending national collegiate team champions (NCAA programs) may experience a mass exodus with the departure of Schmitz.
All-American Michael Beard Lands At Lehigh
May 4, 2022NCAA All-American Michael Beard announced on social media today that he will transfer to Lehigh University.
Roman Bravo-Young Returning For Final Year
May 2, 2022After a national championship season, Penn State fans can continue to celebrate. Starting 133 pounder Roman Bravo-Young is using his extra year of eligibility and returning for a fifth year. The two-time individual national champion announced his decision via social media Monday afternoon.
Kyle Dake Accepts Final X Bid
Apr 27, 2022By Gary Abbott, USA Wrestling
Way Too Early Lineup Look: 2022-23 Michigan State Spartans
Apr 25, 2022While Michigan State appeared headed for better showings than 12th place at the Big Ten Tournament and going scoreless at the NCAA Championships, the dual meet portion of the Spartans' season was arguably its most successful this century.
Way Too Early Lineup Look: 2022-23 Michigan Wolverines
Apr 23, 2022Michigan's 100th season of wrestling was also one of its most unforgettable.
Why Would Sam Schmitz Leave McKendree?
Apr 20, 2022Sam Schmitz’s departure from McKendree is a head-scratcher. Why would you build a women’s wrestling dynasty and leave at the height of its powers?