10 Must-Watch Final X Era WTT Matches
May 18, 2022The Final X era of the World Team Trials Challenge tournament has a brief but memorable history. A tournament was held in 2018 and 2019 to determine which wrestlers would face each other for the World team spot in each weight class. The format was scrapped for the 2021 World Team Trials since the Olympics were held the same year due to the postponement of the 2020 Olympic Games.
US Open Men's Freestyle Cheat Sheet
Apr 25, 2022In which we provide a quick guide to the men's freestyle weight classes at the USMC US Open.
Carter Young Transfers From Northwestern To Oklahoma State
Sep 19, 2021After a stellar run at World Team Trials that saw Carter Young knock off Nahshon Garrett, Tyler Graff, and Seth Gross, in that order, the Stillwater High School grad has transferred from Northwestern to Oklahoma State.
Seeding 61kg At The World Team Trials
Aug 25, 2021The World Team Trials will take place September 11-12 to determine the team that will compete in Oslo, Norway October 2-10. In this article we’ll explore what the top 8 seeds might look like for the competitors at 61kg in men’s freestyle.
Weight Changes At The US Open
Apr 28, 2021Now that the Olympic Trials are over, we’ll begin to see some of USA’s best migrate to new weights as they look toward the 2021 World Team Trials in September. Let’s look at some of the most notable athletes changing weight this weekend at the US Open.
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.
Men's Freestyle Olympic Trials Mega Preview
Mar 31, 2021The 2021 US Olympic Trials go down this weekend. All the action will be streamed either through NBC Sports Network or NBC's Peackock streaming service. Meanwhile, we'll have a watch party live throughout the trials to keep wrestling fans in the loop. Before all the action goes down, check out the contenders and challengers for the 2021 Olympic Trials.
2021 Olympic Trials Seed Projections
Mar 29, 2021Olympic Trials week is finally here! Before official seeds come out later in the week, I wanted to take my best guess at how the seeding committee will see things.
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!
Wild Quarterfinal Matchups Kick Off Money Round At America's Cup
Feb 11, 2021On day 2 of America's Cup, we're guaranteed some incredible matches in the quarterfinals and could see anything from there. Here's everything you need to know before the money rounds get rolling.
The 7 Best Potential Matches At America's Cup
Feb 9, 2021A 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.
Complete America's Cup Preview
Feb 6, 2021On February 10 and 11, many of the nation's top freestylers and a few high level Canadian wrestlers will meet in a six-team dual tournament. Day 1 will feature two pools which will set the stage for a bracketed tournament that will take place on day 2. Here's a rundown of what to expect from this event.
Jordan Burroughs vs David Taylor Card By The Numbers
Jan 5, 2021When Jordan Burroughs and David Taylor headline the January 9 card, they'll be joined by a number of incredibly credentialed athletes. The number of accolades this group has collected are staggering. Check out the stack of credentials earned by Saturday night's competitors.
Full Jordan Burroughs vs David Taylor Card Set For Jan 9
Dec 28, 2020Five-time World and Olympic champion Jordan Burroughs returns to the mat as he takes on 2018 World champion and two-time Hodge Trophy Award winner David Taylor in one of the biggest matches in US wrestling history. The undercard will feature five excellent matches headlined by a battle of World champions in Tamyra Mensah-Stock and Adeline Gray. The following is listed in match order
Reliving The Wild 2020 Spring & Summer Of RTC Transfers
Dec 11, 2020We're entering into a phenomenal era of US wrestling. More and more athletes are able to wrestle for a living full time post college and the RTC structure has been a big reason for this. The recent RTC Cup was a success and hopefully laid the ground work for similar events in the future. It also had me reminiscing about the wild time this spring and summer when it seemed like every other day a major athlete was transferring from one RTC to another.