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Ranked first in the nation as of June, 30th, 2021 at 138 pounds, Jesse Mendez will be set to compete at the Who's Number One event in Dallas, TX September 2021. Mendez is no stranger to Who's Number One, competing there in 2020 knocking off Jordan Williams 3-2. Mendez has had a very successful career to get him to this point. Mendez was a three time Indiana middle school state champion winning titles in 2016, 2017, and 2018. Mendez began his high school career in the 2018-2019 season going 42-0 en route to his first state title at 126 pounds. In that offseason, Mendez won the UWW cadet nationals to make the Cadet world team at 60 kg.

  1. Where Every Ranked Wrestler Could Compete Week 13 Of NCAA Wrestling

    Where Every Ranked Wrestler Could Compete Week 13 Of NCAA Wrestling

    Jan 24, 2023

    Iowa vs Penn State will take center stage this week, but don't get it twisted, there's a whole lot to look forward to. Here's every match on the D1 calendar (compiled by Britt Malinski) and every time we could see all 330 ranked wrestlers in action.
  2. Where Every Ranked Wrestler Could Compete Week 12 Of NCAA Wrestling

    Where Every Ranked Wrestler Could Compete Week 12 Of NCAA Wrestling

    Jan 17, 2023

    This weekend has plenty of spicy matchups on the team and individual level, especially on Friday night when Penn State takes on Michigan and Iowa battles Nebraska. Here's every match on the D1 calendar (compiled by Britt Malinski) and every time we could see all 330 ranked wrestlers in action.
  3. Where Every Ranked Wrestler Could Compete Week 11 Of NCAA Wrestling

    Where Every Ranked Wrestler Could Compete Week 11 Of NCAA Wrestling

    Jan 10, 2023

    A whole bunch more duals are on tap for week 11 of NCAA wrestling. Here's every event on the NCAA D1 calendar along with every place we could see all 330 ranked wrestlers compete.
  4. Where Every Ranked Wrestler Could Compete Week 10 Of NCAA Wrestling

    Where Every Ranked Wrestler Could Compete Week 10 Of NCAA Wrestling

    Jan 3, 2023

    The holiday tournaments are over, and the NCAA season is about to settle into its conference dual rhythm. We have some incredible matches slated for the D1 week 10 schedule. Here's every event on the calendar plus all the places every ranked wrestler could compete. As usual, this schedule was compiled by Britt Malinsky. All times listed are Eastern Standard Time.
  5. Where Every Ranked Wrestler Could Compete Weeks 7 & 8 Of NCAA Wrestling

    Where Every Ranked Wrestler Could Compete Weeks 7 & 8 Of NCAA Wrestling

    Dec 14, 2022

    Weeks 7 and 8 of the NCAA season probably won't be as chaotic as the first six weeks have been, but we still have some good action to look forward to. Here's every event on the calendar plus every time we could see the top 33 ranked wrestlers at each weight. All times listed are Eastern Standard Time. Normally, we publish this article
  6. Where Every Ranked Wrestler Could Compete Week 6 Of NCAA Wrestling

    Where Every Ranked Wrestler Could Compete Week 6 Of NCAA Wrestling

    Dec 7, 2022

    This weekend, international wrestling takes center stage as Team USA's men's and women's freestyle teams will compete against the world's best on December 10 and 11. On top of that, we'll see one of the top high school tournaments of the year at Ironman. College fans shouldn't worry though, we'll still see several enticing duals including Bedlam and Missouri vs Virginia Tech. Here's a list of every college event on this week's calendar (compiled by Britt Malinsky) along with all the ranked wrestlers who could compete at each event. Times listed are Eastern Standard Time.
  7. 2022 CKLV Lightweight Preview & Predictions

    2022 CKLV Lightweight Preview & Predictions

    Nov 29, 2022

    The Cliff Keen Las Vegas Invitational is one of the best tournaments of the season and will feature a number of the nation’s top wrestlers at every weight on December 2-3. Check out a full preview with predictions for the 125-141 pound weight classes below.
  8. Where Every Ranked Wrestler Could Compete Week 5 Of NCAA Wrestling

    Where Every Ranked Wrestler Could Compete Week 5 Of NCAA Wrestling

    Nov 29, 2022

    December is upon us, and that means it's CKLV week! Throw in Iowa vs Iowa State and a bunch of other great duals, and week 5 of the season is shaping up to be the most consequential week of the season so far. Below is a list of every D1 event on the calendar along with all the ranked wrestlers we could see at those events. All times listed are Eastern Standard Time.
  9. All The Ranked Wrestlers We Could See At The 2022 Cliff Keen Las Vegas

    All The Ranked Wrestlers We Could See At The 2022 Cliff Keen Las Vegas

    Nov 28, 2022

    Just how stacked might the 2022 Cliff Keen Las Vegas Invitational be? Try 144 ranked wrestlers from teams that will be attending the tournament!
  10. Where Every Ranked Wrestler Is Set To Compete On Week 3 Of NCAA Wrestling

    Where Every Ranked Wrestler Is Set To Compete On Week 3 Of NCAA Wrestling

    Nov 15, 2022

    NCAA wrestling action keeps heating up. After back-to-back weekends with more than 50 upsets, week three sets the table for even more potential chaos than we've already seen. Here's a list of every D1 event on this weekend's calendar along with all the ranked wrestlers who could participate in that event. This list also includes links to events that are live on FloWrestling along with preview content where applicable. All times listed are Eastern Standard Time.
  11. 50 More Upsets In Week 2!

    50 More Upsets In Week 2!

    Nov 14, 2022

    The hits keep coming! More than 50 upsets for the second week in a row!
  12. NCAA Week 2 Roundup: Tiger Mania Wrangle Style

    NCAA Week 2 Roundup: Tiger Mania Wrangle Style

    Nov 14, 2022

    It's the second week of the 2022-23 NCAA season and we've got tiger mania, wrangle-style!
  13. #13 Virginia Tech vs #4 Ohio State Match Notes

    #13 Virginia Tech vs #4 Ohio State Match Notes

    Nov 11, 2022

    Ohio State hosts Virginia Tech in a rivalry that has come to signal the start of the NCAA wrestling season. We've seen incredible individual matchups in this dual over the years, and tonight should be no different. Ohio State is a big favorite in the team score, but Virginia Tech is scrappy from top to bottom. The dual is being streamed on BTN Plus, and an audio broadcast of the dual is being streamed right here on FloWrestling at the link below.
  14. Where Every Ranked Wrestler Is Set To Compete On Week 2 Of NCAA Wrestling

    Where Every Ranked Wrestler Is Set To Compete On Week 2 Of NCAA Wrestling

    Nov 8, 2022

    The first week of the NCAA season saw incredible duals, new emerging stars, and over 50 upsets. Get ready for week two with a list of every D1 wrestling event on the calendar along with a list of every ranked wrestler who could compete in each event. Also, look out for links to preview content for many of these events throughout this article. All events listed are in Eastern Standard Time.
  15. Over 50 Upsets In a Tumultuous NCAA Week 1

    Over 50 Upsets In a Tumultuous NCAA Week 1

    Nov 8, 2022

    The start of every college season caused a shakeup in the rankings, as the start of every season invariably does.