Author Archives: Pablo Di Maria

TOM National High School Wrestling Team Rankings – Jan. 13th, 2017

TOM National Highschool Team Rankings

Blair Academy (Blairstown, NJ) won the Geary Invitational in Oklahoma with five individual champions and scored 171 points. The event featured Oklahoma powers No. 12 Tuttle, No. 17 Sand Springs, and No. 18 Choctaw. Buchanan (Clovis, CA) acquired their first Doc Buchanan tournament by claiming four individual championships. Four nationally ranked teams were in attendance attempting to win the coveted ...

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2017 Battle for the Belt Preview

Welcome to the 9th Annual Battle for the Belt Invitational hosted by Temecula Valley Wrestling and sponsored by WrestlingMart.  This year’s competition represents what fans, spectators, and wrestling enthusiasts have come to expect in this event:  an elite field of competitors in a spectacular setting that seeks to elevate the great sport of wrestling to the highest degree.  Temecula Valley ...

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TOM’s High School Wrestling Team of the Week – Jan. 9th, 2017

TF Riggs - Pierre, SD

Despite the frigid weather that is blasting the midwest, the T.F. Riggs High School wrestling team traveled to Bismarck, ND, from Pierre, SD, where they competed in the Bismarck Rotary Club tournament, which is considered by many as one of the toughest tournaments in North Dakota. The Governor wrestling team scored 222 points to capture the Bismarck Rotary Club tournament ...

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TOM’s High School Wrestler of the Week – Jan. 9th, 2017

Daniel Kerkvliet - Simley (MN)

In a weight class that included many outstanding wrestlers with state and national experience, University of Minnesota recruit Daniel Kerkvliet (Simley, MN) won the 195-pound weight division at the Cheesehead Invitational by upending two grapplers who were ranked top 10 in the nation. Kerkvliet knocked out tenth-ranked Jacob Raschka (Pewaukee, WI), 11-4, to reach the finals. In the finals, he ...

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