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2019: National champion - 184 pounds (2x All-American)2019: 3x NCAA qualifier2019: 2x Big 12 Champ - 1842019: Academic All-Big 12 Second Team2019: 1st Midlands (184 pounds)2019: 3rd at Cliff Keen Las Vegas Invite (184 pounds)2018: 2x NCAA qualifier2018: Big 12 Champion (184 pounds)2018: 2nd at Southern Scuffle (184 pounds)2018: 7th at Cliff Keen Las Vegas Invite (184 pounds)2018: NWCA All-Star Classic dual2017: NCAA All-American (7th at 184 pounds)2017: 2nd at MAC Championships (184 pounds)2017: 6th at Southern Scuffle (184 pounds)2016: 5th at MAC Championships (184 pounds)

  1. Can Any Challenger Dethrone J'den Cox?

    Can Any Challenger Dethrone J'den Cox?

    Sep 2, 2021

    The 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 92kg in men’s freestyle. We’ll also take a look at J’den Cox’s dominance at 92kgs since 2018.
  2. Junior & Senior Nationals Registrations Are Getting Tough

    Junior & Senior Nationals Registrations Are Getting Tough

    Apr 28, 2021

    Junior and Senior Nationals are a few days away, and registrations are looking solid. Take a look at everyone who's registered to compete for spots on the Junior World Team or in the Senior World Team Trials.
  3. Contenders And Sleepers: The 2021 Last Chance Qualifier Preview

    Contenders And Sleepers: The 2021 Last Chance Qualifier Preview

    Mar 25, 2021

    The last step before the 2021 Olympic Trials: the 2021 Last Chance US Olympic Trials Qualifier! The top two wrestlers at each weight will qualify for the Olympic Trials on April 2-3. Before you dismiss any of these guys take a look at the registration list and remember that in 2017 Thomas Gilman went from last chance qualifier to World silver. Nothing is impossible!
  4. 86 kg At Last Chance Is A Meat Grinder

    86 kg At Last Chance Is A Meat Grinder

    Mar 24, 2021

    It's hard to believe only two of the guys at this weight will qualify for the Olympic Trials. With three NCAA champs holding four titles and ten NCAA or NWCA All-Americans holding 23 AA honors, this weight is loaded. Registrations remain open until Thursday night, so we won't have brackets until after that. Here's a look at how the top guys stack up at 86 kg.
  5. Last Chance Olympic Trials Qualifier Registrations Are Loaded

    Last Chance Olympic Trials Qualifier Registrations Are Loaded

    Mar 24, 2021

    With the Olympic Trials just two weeks away, there is only one remaining opportunity for athletes to qualify. The Last Chance Olympic Trials Qualifier goes down March 26-27, and the registration list is stacked with talent. Check out all the competitors currently registered to compete in Fort Worth.
  6. 6 Guys With Serious Upset Potential At The RTC Cup

    6 Guys With Serious Upset Potential At The RTC Cup

    Dec 3, 2020

    Each dual at the RTC Cup has just six matches, so one upset could change the whole outcome. Check out six guys who just might be poised to knock someone off in Cincinnati. 
  7. Amine vs Domestic 86kg Standouts At The RTC Cup

    Amine vs Domestic 86kg Standouts At The RTC Cup

    Dec 2, 2020

    Pool A has familiar faces Nate Jackson, Sammy Brooks, and Drew Foster while Myles Amine stands out as the top man in Pool B which also has Domonic Abounader, Bret Pfarr, Devin Skatzka, and Nick Reenan. We'll see some outstanding rematches on day 1, but the real intrigue begins when the pools cross over and Myles Amine gets to test himself for the first time against some of the US' best at 86kg.
  8. 195lb 8-Man Challenge Match Notes

    195lb 8-Man Challenge Match Notes

    Oct 31, 2020

    Eight elite 195-pound wrestlers have made their way to Austin for a shot at $20,000 and a piece of total purse worth over $40,000. We'll also see two bouts between up-and-coming stars from the women's division. And I'm here to bring you all the action, as it happens, live in the form of this blog. 
  9. FloWrestling 8-Man 195lb Challenge Press Conference

    FloWrestling 8-Man 195lb Challenge Press Conference

    Oct 30, 2020

    Bader and Bray talk with all the men and women who will compete live on October 31 in the 8-Man 195 lb Challenge.
  10. The 195lb 8-Man Challenge Betting Odds

    The 195lb 8-Man Challenge Betting Odds

    Oct 29, 2020

    Nothing leverages the enjoyment of a spectator event like a wager. Having skin in the game makes everything that much more exhilarating. As such, we've drafted future odds to win the 195-pound 8-Man Challenge. 
  11. Drew Foster's Jump From Heartbreak To Glory

    Drew Foster's Jump From Heartbreak To Glory

    Oct 28, 2020

    As a small-town Iowa kid, Drew Foster grew up calling for the game-winning shot in games of driveway basketball. He grew into an athlete who dreamed of getting it done in big spots, and while he got his hand raised on the NCAA stage, that glory followed a few painful moments.
  12. 195-Pound 8-Man Challenge By The NCAA Numbers

    195-Pound 8-Man Challenge By The NCAA Numbers

    Oct 27, 2020

    Every entrant competing for that $20,000 bag has a mighty impressive resume. We tallied the accolades to see just how daunting their D1 NCAA accomplishments are. 
  13. Bader Show: Drew Foster

    Bader Show: Drew Foster

    Oct 19, 2020

    Bader and Bray catch up with UNI NCAA champ Drew Foster who will be competing in the 195-pound 8 man bracket on 10/31.
  14. What Will Our 8-Man Competitors Do With The 20k?

    What Will Our 8-Man Competitors Do With The 20k?

    Oct 19, 2020

    There is $20k on the line on Halloween night for Flo’s first eight-man tournament. That may not be Dake/Chamizo money, but with the exceptions of a few dormant tournaments in Azerbaijan this is one of the most lucrative purses for a tournament that I can think of. Eight men will come to Austin on Halloween and one will walk away $20,000 richer. So what will they do with the money? I was curious, so I asked them. 
  15. First Half Of 195-Pound Bracket Set

    First Half Of 195-Pound Bracket Set

    Sep 21, 2020

    The first half of FloWrestling's 195-pound eight-man bracket is set. The following athletes have signed their contracts and will be competing to win the first-place prize of $20k.