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Getting to Know: Scottie Boykin, UTC

Scottie Boykin, UTC

Throughout the off-season, we’re going to be getting to know returning NCAA Division I wrestlers from around the country.  We sent questionnaires to every program in the country and will be sharing the results throughout the long trek to next fall.  You can find them all whenever you like under the Getting to Know tag.   Name: Scottie Boykin School: ...

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Getting to Know: Ben Thornton, Purdue

Ben Thornton, Purdue

Throughout the off-season, we’re going to be getting to know returning NCAA Division I wrestlers from around the country.  We sent questionnaires to every program in the country and will be sharing the results throughout the long trek to next fall.  You can find them all whenever you like under the Getting to Know tag.   Name: Ben Thornton School: ...

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Penn State Can Only Start 10 Wrestlers, But…

Jarod Verkleeren, Penn State

With the news over the weekend that former Cadet world champion Jarod Verkleeren had committed to Penn State, fans of other teams around the country were again left to wonder just how the Nittany Lions are doing it and how any team can beat them going forward. The sheer volume of high-level recruits that Cael Sanderson and his staff are ...

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Getting to Know: Bryce Steiert, Northern Iowa

Bryce Steiert, Northern Iowa

Throughout the off-season, we’re going to be getting to know returning NCAA Division I wrestlers from around the country.  We sent questionnaires to every program in the country and will be sharing the results throughout the long trek to next fall.  You can find them all whenever you like under the Getting to Know tag.   Name: Bryce Steiert School: ...

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Five Takeaways from UWW Junior Freestyle Nationals

The best 18-20-year-old wrestlers in the country began their first step this weekend towards achieving greatness and representing the U.S. at the Junior World Championships in Tampere, Finland, later this year. The next phase for the top seven place winners per weight class is to compete June 9th-10th in Lincoln, Nebraska, at the World Team Trials. Hall’s Reign Continues Is ...

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Getting to Know: Paul Fox, Stanford

Paul Fox, Stanford

Throughout the off-season, we’re going to be getting to know returning NCAA Division I wrestlers from around the country.  We sent questionnaires to every program in the country and will be sharing the results throughout the long trek to next fall.  You can find them all whenever you like under the Getting to Know tag.   Name: Paul Fox School: ...

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Q & A: Potential for Pitt Wrestling Limitless as Gavin Takes the Reins

Keith Gavin, Pitt

After a lengthy and fairly public process in search of its new head coach, Pitt Wrestling has its man in former national champion Keith Gavin. Since winning a national championship for the Panthers in 2008, the Factoryville, Pa. native has gone on to have an impressive international career and has made stops at some of the nation’s top programs in ...

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2017 UWW Junior Freestyle National Championships Preview

2017 UWW Junior Freestyle

2017 UWW Junior Freestyle Preview The nation’s best 17-20-year-old wrestlers will converge at the South Point Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada, April 26th-29th. This event will feature many of the nation’s best college underclassmen and high school stars. The UWW Junior Freestyle National Championships will act as a qualifier into the UWW Junior Freestyle World Team Trials in ...

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Getting to Know: Larry Early III, Old Dominion

Larry Early III, Old Dominion

Throughout the off-season, we’re going to be getting to know returning NCAA Division I wrestlers from around the country.  We sent questionnaires to every program in the country and will be sharing the results throughout the long trek to next fall.  You can find them all whenever you like under the Getting to Know tag.   Name: Larry Early III ...

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South Beach Duals May Represent a Shift in Approach to College Wrestling Scheduling

South Beach Duals

Two aspects of college wrestling that are widely accepted, but not always the most pleasant, are that the best events happen during cold weather and the season can be a long grind. The South Beach Duals aims to challenge both of those long-standing traditions, hosting at least 14 Division I teams in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, December 29th and 30th for ...

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