SIx Michigan High School Wrestlers To Watch In 2021
Jan 22, 2021
With eight nationally-ranked wrestlers, 26 returning state champions and 11 Division 1 recruits (and counting), the state of Michigan is loaded with grappling talent.
Why Penn State Has A Mountain To Climb, & Why They Still Can
Jan 22, 2021
In order for Penn State to maintain its run of dominance, a new crop of youngsters will need to get up to speed quickly. That's a tall order for a number of reasons, but if anyone can lead a fresh group of wrestlers to a title, it's Cael Sanderson and company. Here's why this crop of Nittany Lions has a number of obstacles in its way, and why they just might be up for the challenge.
NCAA Week 3 Roundup
Jan 18, 2021
In week 3, we got our first look at an impressive Hawkeye lineup, saw some serious rankings shakeups, and got a clearer picture of a few rising teams. If you're looking for complete box scores, check those out at this link. Here are the biggest stories of the week.
4 Takeaways & 2 Questions From Penn State Media Day
Jan 12, 2021
Earlier today, Penn State released their media day press conference call featuring Cael Sanderson, Aaron Brooks, and members of the media. The full press conference is available on Penn State's site. Here are four big takeaways and two questions after that call.
Jordan Burroughs vs David Taylor Scoring Breakdown Before January 13th
Jan 4, 2021
We are just a few days away from David Taylor and Jordan Burroughs live from Austin Texas. The action in these matches can be so intense and hard-hitting it’s sometime difficult to be able to understand and truly appreciate the level of technique, athleticism and tactics that go into a match of this caliber. With that in mind it helps to take a look back at the rivalry and and see the way that it was scored so that you have an idea of what to expect in the upcoming match.
The 2020 Year In Review As Told By Holiday Movies
Dec 24, 2020
Can you believe we’ve made it to the final week of 2020?
Jordan Burroughs & David Taylor To Meet January 9 Live On FloWrestling
Dec 10, 2020
After two months of going back and forth on social media, it's finally happening. Jordan Burroughs and David Taylor will meet on January 9, 2021, exclusively on FloWrestling at 86kg.
Gable Steveson Is Ready To Move Past Wrestling, But Wants Cassar First
Dec 8, 2020
It looks like Gable Steveson has done everything he set out to do in the confines of a wrestling mat. Well... almost everything. The Minnesota phenom has made it very clear that he is headed towards the sports/entertainment side of things after his last unscripted match was over, but I don’t think many people thought that it would be this soon.
What Canceled Ivy League Mean For NCAA Wrestling
Nov 17, 2020
Last 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?
Shakur Rasheed Finally Feeling Good For 8-Man
Oct 29, 2020
Shakur Rasheed had a roller coaster of a college career. He finished on the NCAA podium at 197 lbs as a sophomore but had to fight for his spot in the lineup and against a series of injuries throughout his time in State College. Now, he's finally feeling healthy and ready to go for the 195 lb 8-man bracket this weekend.
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.
Bader Show: Shakur Rasheed
Oct 14, 2020
Bray and Spey catch up with Penn State All-American Shakur Rasheed who will be competing in the 195lb 8-man bracket on Oct. 31.
Tech Notes: What Has Snyder Added To The Arsenal
Oct 8, 2020
On October 10th 2019 Kyle Snyder made an announcement on social media that he would be leaving Ohio State’s RTC, where he won three world/Olympic gold medals, and would be taking up residency at the Nittany Lion Wrestling Club in State College, PA.
Why Penn State Fans Need To Watch Who's #1
Sep 28, 2020
Every year since the inaugural event in 2013, Penn State has had at least one future wrestler competing at Who’s #1. While that's impressive, it's not necessarily surprising considering the recruiting hall Cael Sanderson and co. at State College bring in every year. This year is no different with one already signed recruit and three more potential recruits that have shown interest in PSU.
Bo Nickal Confirms He Is Going 86 KG For Olympic Team Trials
Sep 22, 2020
There's a chance we could see a David Taylor vs Bo Nickal match at Olympic Team Trials. Nickal, who had previously been competing at 92kg, confirmed today on Instagram that he will be dropping down to the Olympic weight of 86kg.