Three-time Junior World medalist
This Week In Women's Wrestling: Pan Am And Poland Recap
Jun 16, 2021U.S. women put together a remarkable performance at the Cadet and Junior Pan Am Championships last week over five days of competition in Oaxtepec, Mexico. The event also served as a qualifier at Olympic weights for the Junior Pan American Games coming this December in Cali, Colombia, as the top eight in each weight class earned spots in the Games for Team USA. When it was all over, U.S. women earned 17 medals, including 12 champions in the two divisions, and qualified four of the six weights for the Pan American Games.
U.S. Senior Nationals Women's Freestyle Recap
May 4, 2021Several Senior-level stars put on stellar performances last weekend at the 2021 Seniors Nationals in Coralville, Iowa, as Olympic Team member and 2019 World champion Jacarra Winchester of Titan Mercury dominated her opponents 40-0 on the day in the 55 kg bracket, while 2017 Junior world champion Maya Nelson of Sunkist Kids battled her way to the Outstanding Wrestler award competing at 59 kg. Other familiar names won their first-ever Senior Nationals stop signs, with 50 kg Erin Golston of Wisconsin RTC finally getting one after being a runner-up three times (2016, 2017 & 2019) and third place twice (2013 & 2018), Alexandria Glaude of Beaver Dam RTC getting her first at 72 kg, and Dymond Guilford of Titan Mercury getting one at 76 kg.
Junior & Senior Nationals Registrations Are Getting Tough
Apr 28, 2021Junior 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.
Women's UWW Senior Nationals Preview
Apr 28, 2021A Senior-level field featuring 17 ranked women will compete alongside the men wrestling in Greco, Junior, and Senior divisions this weekend at the Xtream Arena in Coralville, Iowa. The event will take place Friday-Sunday, April 30th - May 2nd. The women’s freestyle division will compete only on Friday. Among the top names entered are #3-ranked Alyssa Lampe at 50 kg, #3-ranked Maya Nelson at 59 kg, and the #1-ranked Jacarra Winchester, who recently won a spot on the U.S. Olympic Team heading to Tokyo this summer.
Top Five Matches To Look For At Captains' Cup
Feb 11, 2021A big time weekend for women's freestyle wrestling, the Captains' Cup will be the first of its kind. Top senior level women from the United States will come together to have a team dual meet event. Six teams with wrestlers at the Olympic weights will wrestle in pools of three teams on Saturday and finish up with first, third and fifth place duals on Sunday.
USA Wrestling Releases Draft Eligible 50 kg Women For Captains' Cup
Jan 17, 2021The Captains' Cup, an event featuring many of the best women in the United States, is right around the corner. Teams for the event will be decided by a draft, and USA Wrestling has just released the athletes who are eligible to be drafted at 50 kg.