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Two-time NCAA All-American (2018, 2019), 2020 Big Ten Champion, Three-time PA State Champion and four-time finalist out of Greater Latrobe high school, Two-time Super 32 Champion, FloNational Champion

  1. 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.
  2. 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!
  3. 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.
  4. The 7 Best Potential Matches At America's Cup

    The 7 Best Potential Matches At America's Cup

    Feb 9, 2021

    A little midweek entertainment for all the freestyle fans out there as USA Wrestling and FloWrestling decided last minute to put together a fun event called America’s Cup.
  5. Why I'm Psyched For 65kg This Weekend

    Why I'm Psyched For 65kg This Weekend

    Oct 5, 2020

    Senior Nationals is this weekend and there are a ton of reasons to tune and watch, but 65kg has cemented itself as the most interesting weight in my eyes. Here are a few reasons why. 
  6. Who's Registered So Far For 2020 Senior Nationals?

    Who's Registered So Far For 2020 Senior Nationals?

    Oct 5, 2020

    It's Senior Nationals week! Check out all of the currently registered athletes and their rankings. We used our domestic men's and women's freestyle rankings as well as greco rankings from Timmy Hands at 5 point move.
  7. Which Club Team Scored The Most Points On July 25th?

    Which Club Team Scored The Most Points On July 25th?

    Aug 5, 2020

    July 25th card had 10 wrestlers that represented six different wrestling clubs. The Nittany Lion Wrestling Club had David Taylor and Roman Bravo-Young, The New York City Region Training Center was represented by both Frank Chamizo and Jack Mueller. Cornell’s New York Regional Training Center had Vito Arujau and Kyle Dake wrestling for them. The Wolfpack WC, Pitt WC, Ohio RTC, and The NJRTC all had Darrion Caldwell, Luke Pletcher, Kyle Martin, and Sammy Alvarez wrestling for them respectively. 
  8. Dake vs Chamizo Match Notes

    Dake vs Chamizo Match Notes

    Jul 25, 2020

    Match night is finally here! I'm pumped to be bringing you all live updates of the biggest wrestling event of the year! 
  9. July 25 Walk Out Music Playlist

    July 25 Walk Out Music Playlist

    Jul 24, 2020

    What makes a wrestling event? Is it the power of the competitors? Is it their quest for glory? Is it the way they fight to the top, so we can know their story?
  10. The Complete FloWrestling: Dake vs Chamizo Card Preview

    The Complete FloWrestling: Dake vs Chamizo Card Preview

    Jul 23, 2020

    FloWrestling: Dake vs Chamizo is just days away. All eyes will be on Austin, Texas, Saturday night for the historic event. Tune in for the preshow at 7:40 PM ET, then sit back and enjoy the fireworks. 
  11. July 25th Betting Lines Are Here

    July 25th Betting Lines Are Here

    Jul 21, 2020

    We've got our competitors, we've got our match order, we've got it scheduled, now it's time to place some wagers! Friendly wagers, naturally. Because why settle for merely watching the greatest wrestling event of 2020 when you can also leverage the excitement by having some skin in the game!
  12. July 25th Official Match Order Set

    July 25th Official Match Order Set

    Jul 21, 2020

    The official match order for FloWrestling's July 25th main event has been set. The biggest matches of the year at the biggest wrestling event of the year have been scheduled. Tune in for the preshow at 7:40PM ET, then sit back and enjoy the fireworks. 
  13. By The Numbers: July 25

    By The Numbers: July 25

    Jul 21, 2020

    Every athlete competing on July 25th has a history of bringing home some serious hardware. Two matches will include a World champion, three matches will include an NCAA champion, four matches will include an NCAA conference champion, and every match will include an NCAA All-American. Dig into the full numbers below.
  14. Mental Warfare: Caldwell vs Pletcher

    Mental Warfare: Caldwell vs Pletcher

    Jul 20, 2020

    Darrion Caldwell and Luke Pletcher are two of the friendliest guys around, but they're both killers on the mat. While their comments about one another during interviews have been largely pleasant and complimentary, there is just enough an edge to their responses to indicate that these guys are aware of the mental warfare they're waging.
  15. Luke Pletcher vs Darrion Caldwell Is A Riveting Clash Of Styles

    Luke Pletcher vs Darrion Caldwell Is A Riveting Clash Of Styles

    Jul 16, 2020

    “I did not see that coming.”