High School Wrestling

TOM TOP 30 HIGH SCHOOL FRESHMAN

Adam Busiello

Rank Name School State Weight 1 Adam Busiello Eastport-South Manor NY 106 2 Cohlton Schultz Ponderosa CO 220 3 Nick Raimo Hanover Park NJ 120 4 Dylan D’Emilio Genoa OH 106 5 Julian Ramirez Tampa Jesuit FL 152 6 Jordan Decatur CVCA OH 120 7 Travis Ford-Melton Marian Catholic IL 106 8 Julian Chlebove Northampton PA 120 9 Matthew Olguin ...

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State Profile: Illinois

Austin Gomez

By: Pablo Di Maria Interscholastic wrestling in the state of Illinois began in 1926 when Harrison defeated Tilden, both schools in Chicago, in the first known wrestling meet. During the 1936-37 season, the Illinois High School Association sponsored the first state wrestling meet in the West Great Hall of Memorial Stadium at the University of Illinois. The tournament had one ...

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State Profile: California

California HS

In 1973 the California Interscholastic Federation approved the sport of wrestling to host an annual state tournament. Prior to that, there was no such tournament, only an event called the Northern California Invitational. Since then, the Golden State has developed many excellent wrestlers that have gone on to win such prestigious events as the Olympics, World Championships, and NCAA Championships. ...

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Teams Announced for 2016 Powerade Tournament

Powerade 2016

The teams have been set for the 2016 Powerade Wrestling Tournament which will be held on December 29 & 30, 2016 at Canon-McMillan High School in Canonsburg, Pennsylvania. The tournament will be celebrating 50 years and is proud to be the “2nd Best” High School Wrestling Tournament in the USA by WrestlingReport.com. 2016 Participating Schools 1 BELLE VERNON 25 PARKLAND ...

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Coach Steve Powell to retire after 40 years at Easton High

Easton Wrestling

LEHIGH VALLEY, PA. – According to lehighvalley.com,  legendary coach Steve Powell will be announcing his retirement from scholastic competition at the Rovers’ annual wrestling banquet. Powell, has been at the helm of the Easton wrestling program for the past 40 years, 32 of those as the head coach. He has racked up 534 wins and coached 19 athletes to glory ...

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Mark Hall (MN) and Katie Brock (TN) Honored

Mark Hall Wrestling

STILLWATER, Okla. – The National Wrestling Hall of Fame on Thursday announced that Mark Hall II of Apple Valley, Minnesota has been chosen as the 2016 recipient of the Dave Schultz High School Excellence Award (DSHSEA) and Katie Brock of Whitwell, Tennessee has been chosen as the 2016 recipient of the Tricia Saunders High School Excellence Award (TSHSEA). “Selecting the ...

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NWCA Scholastic Coaches of the Year Named

NWCA

Manheim, Pa. — Pat Simpson of Father Ryan High School in Nashville, Tenn., and Doug Tovey of Hermiston High School in Hermiston, Ore., were announced as the National Wrestling Coaches Association’s Scholastic Coaches of the Year on Tuesday. Simpson claimed the Head Coach of the Year, while Tovey was voted as Assistant Coach of the Year. Winners were selected from ...

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Escape the Rock Field Set for 2016

Escape-The-Rock

“ETR WRESTLING” is proud to present the 11th annual Escape the Rock Wrestling Tournament (the 10th as an individual event), which will bring together 44 teams on Saturday & Sunday, January 16 & 17, 2016 at Council Rock South High School in Holland, PA. Some top teams and individuals from Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Maryland, Virginia, New York, Massachusetts and West ...

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Wrestling Documentary Set for Release on April 21. 2015: WRESTLING WITH LIFE

Wrestling with Life

Candy Factory Films has acquired up-and-coming filmmaker Chris Bohlender’s first feature film “Wrestling with Life”, a documentary exploring Colorado’s Mile High Wrestling Club and their 2012-13 season from the Kickoff Classic to the Tulsa Nationals. The film will debut On Demand on iTunes, Vimeo On Demand, Amazon Instant Video, Google Play, Playstation, Vudu, Xbox Video, and Sony Playstation on April ...

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