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  1. US Open: U20 Ultimate Preview & Predictions

    US Open: U20 Ultimate Preview & Predictions

    Apr 28, 2022

    U20 Nationals (formerly known as UWW Junior Nationals) is one of my favorite age-level tournaments every year. The top high school upperclassmen get to test themselves against the best first or second year college guys who are often hungry to compete coming out of redshirt. It's the first step in making the Junior World Team as the winner of this event will earn an automatic berth to the best-of-three wrestle-off series against the World Team Trials challenge tournament champion in June.
  2. The Top 7 Weights To Watch At Super 32

    The Top 7 Weights To Watch At Super 32

    Oct 22, 2020

    There really isn't a bad weight at Super 32, but some of these brackets are absolutely ridiculous. Check out the seven weights that are guaranteed to produce fireworks.
  3. 2019 Super 32 Upperweight Preview

    2019 Super 32 Upperweight Preview

    Oct 10, 2019

    The anticipation for Super 32 has been building all week, and we are almost here. Always a fascinating tournament as we get our first look at kids who have made huge jumps over the summer, freshmen entering the fray, and, most importantly, studs from states that have limited travel during the regular season. That last little nugget allows us to have a literal clash of the titans at heavyweight this year, and I think you all know I am giddy with anticipation.
  4. Super 32 Will Decide Who's #1 At 285 Pounds

    Super 32 Will Decide Who's #1 At 285 Pounds

    Oct 4, 2019

    Let’s get right to the point: It is a rare occasion when we are afforded the opportunity to see the top two heavyweights battle in folkstyle. Unlike the lighter weights, the combination of football participation and the restrictions certain states apply to travel conspire to make it nearly impossible for the big boys to put it all on the line early in the season.