High School Wrestling

What to Watch This Weekend

Jacob Warner

InterMat JJ Classic Saturday in Rochester, Minnesota, the InterMat JJ Classic, created in honor of Justin “JJ” Kukowski who passed away from brain cancer in 2007, will feature some of the toughest wrestlers from Minnesota and the surrounding area. Nationally ranked contenders including seventh-ranked Jaden Van Maanen (La Crosse Central, WI) at 138, 16th-ranked Alex Lloyd (Shakopee, MN) at 145, ...

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TOM National High School Wrestling Individual Rankings October 2016

TOM High School Wrestling Rankings

Thanks to such prestigious events as the Super 32, Journeymen Classic, California World Challenge, Grappler Fall Classic, the IndianaMat Hoosier Preseason Open, and the Conflict at Carver, the high school rankings experienced a significant shake-up since the last edition. Many wrestlers had a big impact on the tournaments mentioned above, and, thus, made their way into the rankings. For questions ...

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Five Things You May Have Missed Over The Weekend

Jason Renteria - OPRF

We covered the Super 32 late yesterday so this will be everything else that happened over the weekend. Intercontinental Cup Seven Americans competed in Khasajvurt, Russia, over the weekend in the 2016 Intercontinental Cup. Nick Gwiazdowski (125 kg) was the only one to make the finals, falling there, 2-1, to take the silver. Alan Waters and Nico Megaludis got Team ...

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Five Things from the Super 32

Super 32

Another Super 32 is in the books and it lived up to the hype in every way. For two days many of the best wrestlers in the country put it all on the line. There were upsets, classic encounters, and plenty of action that we won’t soon forget. Here are five quick things from a tournament that we could talk ...

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Sunday Numbers – October 16th, 2016

Rick Durso - Franklin & Marshall

With high school preseason tournaments going on, WCWA action underway, and the NCAA season fast approaching, this week’s Sunday Numbers is a grab bag of dominant performances/careers and a note about the Super 32. 1391 Wrestlers in the High School division of the Super 32 which was wrestled Saturday and Sunday. The largest bracket was 120 pounds with 168 competitors. ...

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Five Things To Watch This Weekend

Conflict at Carver

Super 32 The toughest high school tournament in the country, the Super 32, takes place Saturday and Sunday at the Greensboro Coliseum in Greensboro, North Carolina. The list of nationally ranked wrestlers, and others who might be after this weekend, is far too long to cover here, but check out our extensive breakdown in our Super 32 weight-by-weight preview. Night ...

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Night of Conflict 2 Invades CHA Friday Night (Preview)

Night of Conflict 2

In 2015 IAwrestle introduced a new opportunity to watch some of the best wrestlers from the state of Iowa take on challengers from across the country. The matches in Carver Hawkeye Arena were the appetizer to the next day’s tournament Conflict at Carver. The 16 inaugural matches pitted Team Metcalf versus Team Ramos and included 22 wrestlers who would go ...

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Super 32 Weight-By-Weight Preview

Super 32

The granddaddy of all preseason tournaments is finally here. The 17th annual Super 32 tournament will take place this weekend in Greensboro, North Carolina. Dreams can be achieved or dashed in this tournament. Wrestlers from all across the country will be vying to earn the coveted championship belt that can make you a household name in the high school wrestling ...

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Five Things From The California World Challenge

Sonny Santiago

The 10th annual California World Challenge took place over the weekend at Clovis West High School in Fresno, California. Anthony Mantanona is a no show 2016 California state runner-up and the eighth-ranked wrestler in the country at 174-pounds, Anthony Mantanona, of Palm Desert High, was a no-show at the 10th Annual California World Challenge. Mantanona was the top seed at ...

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