Steveson has become one of the biggest rising stars and phenoms on the American ladder. A native of Apple Valley, Minnesota, Steveson was a four time high school state champion before committing to wrestle for the Golden Gophers. Steveson is also one of two American wrestlers to win two cadet world championships.
2022 Midlands Brackets Are Here!
Dec 29, 2022Both of Princeton's returning national finalists are competing at the prestigious Midlands Championships on December 29-30, but neither is seeded first. Why? Both have moved up a weight from where they are ranked.
Stephen Neal Is A World Champion In Two Sports
Nov 23, 2022
Hear from Stephen Neal about how he turned a fourth-place finish at the California state championships into World titles in wrestling and football.
Gable Steveson Update, Is He Coming Back?!
Oct 3, 2022
Minnesota head coach Brandon Eggum talks about what Gable Steveson has been up to and whether or not we could see him on the wrestling mat again.
Longest D1 Winning Streaks Entering The 2022-23 Season
Sep 28, 2022It’s almost college wrestling season! Before the 2022-23 Division 1 season kicks off, get to know the wrestlers who are carrying the longest winning streaks into this year.
2022-23 NCAA 285-Pound Preseason Preview: Big Shoes To Fill
Sep 4, 2022The largest of all the weight classes; the most powerful and gargantuan of all the collegiate divisions; the giants, the titans, brobdingnagians. And yet all will weigh no more than ten percent less than the average NFL lineman.
Early Lineup Look: 2022-23 Minnesota Golden Gophers
Aug 22, 2022Head coach: Brandon Eggum (seventh season)
Is This The Golden Age Of American Wrestling?
Jun 16, 2022USA Wrestling executive director Rich Bender has consistently called this a golden age for American wrestling. And if you look at the output at the senior international level — he’s right.
Gable Steveson Eyes Return To Minnesota
May 27, 2022Gable Steveson took his shoes off and placed them in the center of the mat after he won the 285-pound title at the 2022 NCAA Championships in March. It symbolized his final competitive match and it marked a new chapter in his athletic career. Steveson signed a multi-year contract with World Wrestling Entertaining (WWE) that could make the 2020 Olympic gold medalist a global superstar. He even made an appearance with fellow Olympian Chad Gable (real name Chas Betts) at this year's Wrestlemania.
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.
Way Too Early Lineup Look: 2022-2023 Penn State Nittany Lions
Apr 9, 2022
JD runs through each weight class and shares his thoughts on who could be the starter for next years Penn State Nittany Lions.
Gable Steveson Repeats As Hodge Trophy Winner
Mar 28, 2022From WIN Magazine:
5 Things We Learned From The 2022 NCAA Championships
Mar 21, 2022The 2022 NCAA Division I Championships are over. Here are five things we learned.
Defense Soap Top 5: Detroit Was Wild And Gable's Curtain Call
Mar 21, 2022
Detroit was in the driver's seat this week as we count down the top 5 moves from the D1 National Championships.
Saturday Night Storylines From The NCAA Championships
Mar 20, 2022College wrestling’s crown jewel event had been around for 56 years when the Dan Gable-coached Iowa squad buzzed through the 1986 NCAA Championships, becoming the first team to capture five individual titles.