A three-time All-American at Missouri, Jaydin transferred to Iowa to for his senior campaign.
The Super Staffs Of The NCAA
Sep 17, 2021For some time now the topic in major team sports leagues has been the formation of super teams and what they can accomplish. With the movement in coaching this summer the question should now arise: what about coaching super staffs in college wrestling? Some may come easily to mind but there are more than you may think.
Best Potential Matches At Senior Nationals
Apr 28, 2021There will be a number of incredible matches going down this weekend at the US Open. Take a look at the top 5 we hope to see at the senior level.
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.
Way Too Early Lineup Look: 2021-2022 Iowa Hawkeyes
Apr 8, 2021The 2021 NCAA Champion Iowa Hawkeyes aren’t going anywhere next season. All six seniors from the team have confirmed they’ll be using their extra year of eligibility and returning. Meaning, Iowa will most likely have the exact same lineup that won them a team title.
Contenders And Sleepers: The 2021 Last Chance Qualifier Preview
Mar 25, 2021The 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!
Several Hawkeyes Indicate They'll Take Extra Year Of Eligibility
Mar 22, 2021The Hawks aren't going anywhere. Four key seniors have already indicated that they will be using the extra year of eligibility the NCAA granted them and returning for a fifth year of varsity of wrestling.
Team Race Time: 15 Iowa & PSU Quarterfinals Will Shake Things Up
Mar 19, 2021The Iowa vs Penn State team race has heated up after day one of NCAAs, but the quarterfinals present massive opportunities for each team. Every quarterfinal win is worth 7 team points before bonus, so Iowa's eight quarterfinals and Penn State's seven are huge. Here's a breakdown of each team's opportunities and obstacles during sessions five and six of NCAAs.
Eierman, Lee, & Seabass Stand Out At 141
Mar 17, 2021The longest anyone has ever had to wait for an NCAA Tournament since World War II ended is finally over. The competitors have made their way to St Louis and we are going to crown 10 new champs for the first time since 2019.
There Can Be Only One: 141-Pound Big Ten Preview
Mar 5, 2021Soon there will be a gathering where the Big Ten 141-pounders will vie for the great prize. While the fate of humanity does not hinge on the outcome, it is still a pretty big deal. As this strange covid season of 2021 reaches the conclusion, we find the top four ranked wrestlers in the country all in the same conference.
Projecting Every Seed At The Big Ten Championships
Feb 26, 2021The post-season is here. We have to wait an extra week for the biggest and baddest conference tournament of them all, but that just gives us more time to preview, prognosticate, and predict what will happen. Below is the projected seed for every weight at the Big Ten tournament with the number of allocations listed below. Pre seeds will be released early next week.
Week Eight Hodge Trophy Rankings Update
Feb 16, 2021Two weeks after releasing our first set Dan Hodge Trophy rankings, we have our first updated set! Three wrestlers from the first set; Logan Massa, Noah Adams, and Boo Lewallen, took losses and were taken out. Previous #9, Mekhi Lewis, injury defaulted in the third period after trailing the entire match to Jake Wentzel, so he was shown the door as well.
First NCAA Coaches' Poll Projects Iowa As Massive Favorite
Feb 11, 2021The first NCAA coaches' poll is out and it projects Iowa to win the NCAA Championships by more than double the score of projected runner-up Penn State.
Match Notes: #1 Iowa Shells #12 Ohio State 33-14
Feb 7, 2021It's the penultimate weekend for college wrestling duals. Forget your foosball game and get ready for the real super sporting event this Sunday.
Championship Caliber: A Speculative 2021 Iowa Hawkeye Lineup Preview
Dec 11, 2020With the 2021 college wrestling season quickly – or painstakingly slowly – approaching, the Iowa Hawkeye lineup is returning to the shape it was in when it took the No. 1 spot in the nation last season.
What Canceled Ivy League Mean For NCAA Wrestling
Nov 17, 2020Last week's announcement that the Ivy League is canceling winter sports is, first of all, sad, but after the emotional smoke has cleared, that announcement also changes the landscape of college wrestling for the 2020-2021 season. According to our rankings in May, Cornell was the #2 team in the country, and Princeton was #14. The Ivy League combined to represent over 10% of the total available team points at NCAAs. So what happens to those points, and who wins the most?