High School Wrestling

2016 Walsh Ironman Weight-By-Weight Preview

Wyoming Seminary - 2015 Walsh Ironman Champs

The granddaddy of all high school wrestling tournaments will take place this weekend in the Walsh Jesuit High gym in Cuyahoga Falls, OH. The breakneck action on all mats, and the elite competitors in the tournament, make the PA, CA, N.J., OH, and IL, state tournaments pale in comparison. This season, the nation’s number one team Blair Academy (NJ) should ...

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TOM’s High School Weekend Review – Dec. 6th, 2016

Chase Singletary - Blair Academy

Blair Academy comes away victorious at the 28th Annual Caruso Invitational The top high school wrestling team in the nation, Blair Academy (N.J.) won the 28th Annual Caruso Invitational, held at St. Benedict’s Prep in Newark, New Jersey, over the weekend. This was the fourth consecutive team title for the Bucs as they outdistanced themselves from the rest of the ...

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The Top Ten High School Wrestling Teams in PA

Wyoming Seminary

Wrestling is one of the most difficult sports to rank the top teams with events being hosted in both dual and individual tournament formats. Tournament results can vary according to the depth of the tournament as a team with a handful of elite wrestlers can excel at tournaments like Ironman and the Beast, while deeper teams might come out on ...

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2016 John Bright Tournament Preview

Colt Doyle - Poway

In the long, rich history of the Titans wrestling program, there have been many outstanding individuals that have roamed the halls of Poway and left their legacy. A wrestler that is still remembered, even after passing away 22 years ago due to acute myelogenous leukemia, is John Robert Bright. Per a 1994 article by the San Diego Union-Tribune, close friends ...

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TOM National High School Wrestling Team Rankings – Dec. 1st, 2016

TOM National Highschool Team Rankings

TOM has released their first set of national high school team rankings for the 2016-17 season.  Blair Academy (NJ) debuts on top of the list which includes 40 outstanding high school wrestling teams from across the country. For questions or corrections please contact Pablo Di Maria at pdimaria@theopenmat.com. Rank Team State City Classification 1 Blair Academy NJ Blairstown Nat. Prep ...

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TOM’s Recruiting News – November 22nd, 2016

Hunter Dusold - New York

Lehigh (EIWA) With Randy Cruz and Jonathan Mele graduating school next year, 2016 PIAA state runner-up Jimmy Hoffman, of Hazleton Area High, might get the opportunity to start for the Mountain Hawks in the 141-pound weight class in his initial season of collegiate wrestling. As well as being the PIAA state runner-up, Hoffman is a three-time Region and District medal ...

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TOM’s Middle School Wrestler of the Week – Nov. 21st, 2016

Brandon Hoselton of Illinois

The winner of the first installment of TOM’s Middle School Wrestler of the Week is Brandon Hoselton, of Illinois. A former Trinity Award Winner (in order to win this award, the athlete must win Flo Kickoff Classic, Flo Reno Worlds, and Flo Tulsa Nationals), Hoselton is considered one of the best middle school wrestlers from the state of Illinois. So ...

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