A native of Arendtsville, Pennsylvania, Haines is a three time state finalist in the Hershey state, capturing his first state tile in 2021. As a youth, Haines was a freestyle and greco state champion in the schoolboy 10 division.
Haines, Teemer Set For 157-Pound All-Star Classic Clash
Nov 14, 2023Critics can make the case for which of the NWCA All-Star matches might stand out next Tuesday at Penn State’s Rec Hall, such as the Noto-Ramos (125) or Starocci-Lewis (174) or even the Van Ness-Parco (149) bouts. But the 157-pound Haines-Teemer match has immeasurable entertainment potential.
157 Pound Pre-Season NCAA Wrestling Preview & Predictions
Oct 12, 2023It’s October and that means the 2023-24 college wrestling season is right around the corner! In order to help you prepare for the upcoming season, we’ll be previewing all 10 Division 1 weight classes. Check out the article below for an in-depth look at 157 pounds.
Why Penn State's Lineup Could Look Way Different Than You Expect
Oct 3, 2023With Penn State releasing their schedule today, I thought it would be a good time to remind everyone that their lineup could look very different than expected, especially at the beginning of the season. This is due to one thing: 2024 is an Olympic year. Olympic years cause some unusual disruptions to the sport of wrestling.
The Top 25 Point Scorers At The 2023 NCAA Championships
May 12, 2023The following are the top 25 wrestlers who scored the most team points at the 2023 NCAA Championships.
Early Line-up Look: Penn State Nittany Lions
May 4, 2023Head coach: Cael Sanderson
Penn State Lands Bernie Truax From Transfer Portal
Apr 19, 2023The 2023 NCAA champion Penn State Nittany Lions have landed the services of three-time All-American Bernie Truax, who has previously announced that he had entered the transfer portal on March 23.
Best Freshman Performances At The 2023 NCAA Wrestling Championships
Mar 25, 2023The 2023 NCAA Wrestling National Championships saw Yianni Diakomihalis join the ultra elite club of four-time NCAA champs, of which only four other wrestlers can claim membership.
Pittsburgh Wrestling Classic Alumni Win Big At 2023 NCAA Championships!
Mar 22, 2023How do Pittsburgh Wrestling Classic alumni fare at the NCAA level? They typically do very well. This year's NCAA Championships featured six NCAA champs, 11 NCAA finalists, and 29 All-Americans who had competed in the PWC in the past. Check out the full list below.
2023 NCAA Wrestling Championship Preview - 157 Pounds
Mar 11, 2023157 pounds at the 2023 NCAA Championships is primed to be one of the best weight classes of the tournament. With only 4 past All-Americans in the field, the podium is WIDE OPEN for a number of contenders to fight their way to the top 8. Check out the article below for a full preview of the weight along with our All-American predictions.
Penn State NCAA Wrestling Bracket Reactions
Mar 9, 2023The Penn State Wrestling program has won nine NCAA team championships since Cael Sanderson took over the program in the 2009-2010 season, and they're the favorites to win their tenth in the Cael Sanderson era this year. More on Penn State's ascendence under Coach Sanderson is available here, but for now, all eyes are on this year's NCAA brackets.
Can't-Miss Early Round Conference Tournament Matches
Mar 3, 2023It’s Conference Tournament Weekend time! The nation’s best NCAA Division 1 wrestlers will take the mat on March 4-5 at their respective conference championships with the quest of qualifying for the NCAA tournament. As wrestling fans know, some weights are deeper than others with All-Americans and contenders meeting in the early rounds. Because of that, we highlighted the best early-round matches across every conference tournament in the below article.
2023 Big Ten Wrestling Championship Preview: 125-157
Feb 27, 2023The 2023 Big Ten Wrestling Championships will take place March 4-5 in Ann Arbor, Michigan and will feature some of the best college wrestlers in the country. Check out the article below for a full preview, with predictions for the lightweights (125-157) at Big Tens.
Predicting Every Seed For The 2023 Big Ten Wrestling Championships
Feb 22, 2023The 2023 Big Ten Wrestling Championships are set to go down March 4-5 in Ann Arbor, Michigan, and will feature some of the nation's best wrestlers on their quest to NCAAs. We should get the "official" seeds for Big 10's in the next 7-10, and that gives us plenty of time to speculate and predict what they might be. Take a look at the below article for a breakdown of what the seeds we're predicting at each weight.
Where Every Ranked Wrestler Could Compete Week 16 Of NCAA Wrestling
Feb 14, 2023It's the last big week of the NCAA season, and it should be a great one! We'll start off with the most anticipated match of the year between NCAA champions David Carr and Keegan O'Toole during an incredible Iowa State vs Missouri dual, we'll see Cornell vs Ohio State on Saturday, and we'll wrap up with a legacy dual between Oklahoma State and Iowa on Sunday.
Where Every Ranked Wrestler Could Compete Week 15 Of NCAA Wrestling
Feb 7, 2023We only have a few weeks of dual meets left on the NCAA calendar, so let's enjoy it while it lasts! This week we'll have a whole bunch more ranked matchups and plenty of great action to look forward to. Here's every event on the division 1 calendar plus every time all 330 ranked wrestlers could compete. All times listed are Eastern Standard Time.