Wrestling Recruiting News

Scott West’s Andrew Fogarty to North Dakota State

From TheGuillotine.com State champion Andrew Fogarty of Scott West has committed to wrestling for North Dakota State following his upcoming senior season. Fogarty is a three-time state placewinner. He won the 160-pound Class AA state championship this past season as a junior. He placed third at 160 pounds as a sophomore and third at 138 pounds as a freshman. Fogarty ...

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Swearengin signs a scholarship with Bacone College

By Scott McKie One Feather Cherokee Braves wrestling standout Levi Swearengin signed a scholarship agreement on Tuesday, June 17 in Muskogee, Okla. to wrestle next season at Bacone College. During his four year career at Cherokee, he won a total of 133 matches.  As a senior, he was named All-Smoky Mountain Conference (SMC), took fourth place at 126lb at the ...

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2013-14 College Signings & Commitments

A full list of 2013-14 College Commitments. Fans can sort by school, search for a commitment and more. NOTE: ALL 2013-14 COMMITMENTS WILL BE ARCHIVED AND NO LONGER UPDATED AFTER JULY 1. 2013-14: DIVISION I | DIVISION II | DIVISION III | NAIA | NJCAA | WCWA | Transfers DIVISION I DIVISION II DIVISION III NAIA NJCAA WCWA Transfers

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Cubs’ grappler Sandlin to wrestle for Luther College

By David Campbell Courier Sportswriter Madison has had its share of outstanding wrestlers over the years but very few have ended up competing in college in that sport. Mitchell Sandlin is bucking that trend. The recently-graduated senior is heading to the hot-bed of college wrestling to compete at Luther College in Iowa starting in the fall. “I was scared at ...

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Wilson confident of continued success at Graceland

By Andy Meyer The Smithville Herald Even after a spectacular high school career, Smithville’s Bailey Wilson still believes he’s capable of even bigger and better things. And that’s just one of the reasons why Wilson chose to continue his burgeoning wrestling career at Graceland University during a signing ceremony late last month at Smithville High School. He joins teammate Hunter ...

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St. John Bosco wrestling’s Zahid and Anthony Valencia commit to Arizona State

By Chris Trevino Christian.trevino@langnews.com BELLFLOWER — The future of college wrestling began to take shape Monday when St. John Bosco’s wrestling brothers of Zahid and Anthony Valencia, two of the most highly regarded in recruits in the nation, committed to wrestle for Arizona State. They announced the decision on Flowrestling.com. “We will be attending Arizona State University,” Anthony said over ...

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Missouri standout Michael Pixley signs with NAIA Lindsey Wilson

By Jason Bryant TheOpenMat.com Two-time Missouri high school state champion Michael Pixley of Blue Springs High School won’t be heading to Illinois next fall. The second-ranked wrestler by TheOpenMat.com at 195 pounds signed over the weekend with NAIA Lindsey Wilson College. Lindsey Wilson, coached by Corey Ruff, is located in Columbia, Kentucky, finished fifth at the 2014 NAIA National Championships. ...

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Blaine’s Jon Stewart to wrestle at Waldorf College

By Andrew Lang The Bellingham Herald Blaine senior wrestler Jon Stewart was one of the key components in the Borderites claiming a state championship this past winter, finishing with a second-place medal at the Mat Classic. Now the wrestling-crazed, soon-to-be Blaine graduate is heading to a place where he truly belongs. Stewart signed a national letter of intent Wednesday, May ...

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Victor Valley’s Blake Fifer signs with Simpson University

By Mark A. Peinado Daily Press VICTORVILLE • When Blake Fifer hurt his knee while wrestling in the finals at the Five Counties Invitational in June, it appeared that his wrestling career was over. The Victor Valley senior held out hope that he could possibily wrestle in the postseason but he had suffered a torn anterior cruciate ligament, a medial ...

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Mattoon’s Cooper Collings set to wrestle at Knox

By Brian Nielsen Journal Gazette & Times-Courier MATTOON –– Cooper Collings is ready to be undersized again, a battle he won in his younger Mattoon High School days and a challenge he can take to Knox College. By his senior year Collings was actually having to cut some weight to wrestle in the 113-pound class after coming in as freshman ...

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