A four time Utah state champion with four MOW's to go along with the titles, LaMont capped his high school career off as a four time Fargo champion (two in freestyle, two in Greco) and a Bronze medal at the Junior World championships in 2016. LaMont spent his first year at Utah Valley in a redshirt compiling a record of 20-5 winning two opens along the way. As a redshirt freshman, LaMont was an NCAA qualifier with an overall record of 27-5. LaMont went 2-2 at the NCAA championships in 2018 losing in the quarterfinals to Ohio States Nathan Tomasello. After receiving a medical redshirt for the 18-19 season, LaMont returned up at 133 pounds for the 19-20 season.
2022 Title Contenders: 125 Pounds
Jun 29, 2021Many people will say Spencer Lee next topic when asked about who will be the 2022 125-lbs NCAA champion. While Lee will rightfully be the HEAVY odds on favorite to win, it won’t be a done deal until March 19, 2022, at approximately 8 pm EST.
The Ultimate U23 Men's Freestyle Preview & Predictions
May 26, 2021With Cadet and Junior World Teams in place, Team USA is looking to fill out its U23 roster. Some of the nation's top college wrestlers will battle for those spots this weekend in Lincoln, Nebraska. Check out the top contenders and see our top four predictions for each Men's Freestyle weight.
The U23 Field Is Coming Together
May 25, 2021This weekend, Lincoln, Nebraska plays host to the U23 World Team Trials, an event featuring some top NCAA athletes vying for World Team spots.
Seven Reasons To Watch NCAA Duals On Flo This Weekend
Feb 10, 2021This is it, we've already made it to the end of the dual meet season (for most teams). Hard to believe it but here we are. So let's squeeze in the most wrestling screen time we possibly can with eight big dual meets all live on Flo!
5 Reasons To Watch ASU, Utah Valley, & Wyoming
Jan 21, 2021Some of the best wrestlers in the west will be meeting up in Utah for a strong round-robin event this Saturday, January 23. Arizona State and Wyoming travel to Utah Valley where they'll forgo the typical dual meet structure for individual round-robins that should set up some fantastic individual matchups. As always, COVID-19 could change the starting lineups, but if all teams are full strength, here are the biggest stories we expect to see.
Top 5 Stories Before Reno TOC College Division
Dec 13, 2019The Reno Tournament of Champions is a staple in the college season. The college portion of the event offers the chance to see a handful of ranked guys showcase their talents. There's a lot to look forward to this year including the following five stories.
First Big Test Of NCAA Season For Gross & LaMont
Nov 22, 2019Much of the conversation around Seth Gross' NCAA season has been about his chances of winning the Hodge Trophy. He'll have his first big test of the season in the very tough Taylor LaMont. This Wisconsin dual against Utah Valley also features the #3 and #8 heavyweights in the country, Tate Orndorff and Trent Hilger.
2020 Redshirt Report: 133 Pounds
Jul 30, 2019Red alert! Or redshirt alert, we should say. It may still be the summer, but a distant early warning that the new season is rapidly approaching are these redshirt reports.
FloWrestler Of The Week: Taylor LaMont, Utah Valley
Dec 4, 2017Ladies and gentlemen, Taylor LaMont.