picture of 2019 Senior Nationals - US Olympic Trials Qualifier

Completed, Dec 20-22, 2019
 

This is going to be fire from start to finish. Across all three styles, the top five placers at each weight will punch their tickets to April's Olympic Trials in April. 

  1. Thomas Gilman vs Spencer Lee. Who Wins at the Trials?

    Thomas Gilman vs Spencer Lee. Who Wins at the Trials?

    Jan 22, 2020

    The Iowa Hawkeyes have produced legendary lightweights for generations, and they're still at it. Currently, World silver medalist Thomas Gilman and two-time NCAA champion Spencer Lee could be considered to be the top two contenders for the Olympic Team spot at 57kg. So who would win if the two met in the Olympic Trials finals?
  2. US Nationals Greco-Roman Recap

    US Nationals Greco-Roman Recap

    Dec 25, 2019

    By Tim Hands of 5 Point Move - The six brackets that will avail Greco-Roman athletes at the 2020 Olympic Trials in April are now just about full. That was the main purpose of this past weekend’s US Nationals in Fort Worth, Texas, to fit into place more pieces of the Trials puzzle while also giving wrestlers who were already qualified the chance to shake off some rust. 
  3. Who's Not Yet Qualified For The 2020 Olympic Trials

    Who's Not Yet Qualified For The 2020 Olympic Trials

    Dec 24, 2019

    The Olympic year is almost upon us, and we've established who will constitute the bulk of the field at the Olympic Trials in April.
  4. 3 Big Iowa/PSU Questions After Senior Nationals

    3 Big Iowa/PSU Questions After Senior Nationals

    Dec 23, 2019

    While Senior Nationals added a lot of clarity to what the field will look like at the Olympic Trials, it raised a few big questions for the NCAA team race between this year’s front-runners, Iowa and Penn State. Here are three important questions to consider after Senior Nationals.
  5. Who Qualified For The OTT In MFS At Senior Nationals

    Who Qualified For The OTT In MFS At Senior Nationals

    Dec 23, 2019

    Another quadrennial Senior Nationals is in the books, a tournament of paramount importance on the Olympic team qualifying calendar. There are a maximum of five qualifying spots for the Olympic Team Trials available to the top five placers, however, wrestlers who already qualified for the OTT can block one of those five bids if they enter Senior Nationals and finish in the top five. 
  6. Week 8 Roundup: Senior Nationals' Impact On NCAA Season

    Week 8 Roundup: Senior Nationals' Impact On NCAA Season

    Dec 23, 2019

    Week 8 of NCAA wrestling had a number of dual meets, but all eyes were on the freestyle action in Fort Worth as a handful of the nation's top NCAA wrestlers competed for spots at the 2020 Olympic Trials.
  7. Jordan '50-0' Oliver Sweeps Senior Nationals

    Jordan '50-0' Oliver Sweeps Senior Nationals

    Dec 22, 2019

    We are in the Fort Worth Convention Center, ready to bring you live updates of the most important senior-level tournament of 2019. It's the Sunday finals of Senior Nationals, and we are crowning champions in nine Olympic weights. 
  8. Senior Nationals Bracket Reactions!

    Senior Nationals Bracket Reactions!

    Dec 21, 2019

    Check out complete Senior Nationals - Olympic Trials Qualifier brackets in arena. Here are our initial reactions to the brackets.
  9. 2019 Senior Nationals Official Seeds Released

    2019 Senior Nationals Official Seeds Released

    Dec 21, 2019

    The official sees are here!  Some moving around has shifted the key match ups to occur potentially in different rounds!  For example, Spencer Lee vs Nick Suriano would be wrestled in tonight's semifinal round, provided they both navigate to that point.
  10. Why You Have To Watch Every 86 kg Match This Weekend

    Why You Have To Watch Every 86 kg Match This Weekend

    Dec 19, 2019

    Any tournament NCAA champion Drew Foster, four-time All-American Willie Miklus, and All-American Logan Massa don’t even get pre-seeded in, is going to be an awesome tournament. That’s exactly what we’re getting at 86kg in Fort Worth.