High School Wrestling

Seven Things to Know About the Nebraska State Tournament

Nebraska State Tournament

Photo by Sarah Hoffman The NSAA state wrestling tournament begins this week. Here are seven things to watch for as the postseason kicks off.   The Schedule The state tournament will be hosted at the CenturyLink Center in Omaha. The first round of the state tournament begins on Thursday. The semifinals and consolation rounds will be wrestled on Friday with ...

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TOM’s High School Wrestling Team of the Week – Feb. 13th, 2017

Milan Edison High (OH)

This season was the second ever appearance at the OHSAA Division III duals by Milan Edison High (OH). Their first appearance at the prestigious event was in 2015 where they lost in the semifinals to Delta HS, 35-22. This year, they entered the St. John Arena in Columbus as the number four seed in the tournament. The Chargers knocked off ...

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TOM’s High School Wrestler of the Week – Feb. 13th, 2017

Clayton Currier, Colstrip (MT)

Clayton Currier of Colstrip High not only made history for himself this week but for his family as well. Currier became the 30th member of the prestigious four-time wrestling state champions club Saturday night at Rimrock Auto Arena at MetraPark in Billings, Montana, after earning a 13-3 major decision over Jonathan Schmidt of Lincoln County (Eureka) in the Class B-C ...

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TOM’s National High School Team Rankings – Feb. 10th, 2017

TOM National Highschool Team Rankings

TOM has released our latest edition of national high school wrestling team rankings, February 10th, 2017. Rank Team State City Previous Week 1 Blair Academy NJ Blairstown 1 2 Buchanan CA Clovis 2 3 St. Edward OH Lakewood 3 4 Lake Highland Prep FL Orlando 4 5 St. Paris Graham OH St. Paris 5 6 Wyoming Seminary PA Kingston 6 ...

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PA Round-Up: District Duals Recap, State Duals Preview

PIAA Duals

District Duals Recap District dual championships wrapped up this past weekend to set the state dual championship brackets in both AAA and AA action. Upsets ruled the day across Pennsylvania with Nazareth making the most noise by knocking off defending PIAA AAA team champs Bethlehem Catholic, 33-24, in the District XI finals and avenging a 40-20 BECA victory in the ...

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TOM’s High School Wrestling Team of the Week – Feb. 6th, 2017

Nazareth, PA

With their aggressiveness and physical strength, the Nazareth Blue Eagles were victorious in winning the 2017 District XI Class AAA duals over number one seed Bethlehem Catholic, 33-24, over the weekend. It was a gratifying moment for the Nazareth wrestling squad as they were able to redeem themselves after losing to the Golden Hawks, 40-20, in the Eastern Pennsylvania Conference ...

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TOM’s High School Wrestler of the Week – Feb. 6th, 2017

Asa Garcia - Avon, IN

A season ago around this time, Asa Garcia of Avon, Indiana, was flying under the radar when it came to wrestlers in contention of winning an Indiana state title. Garcia, then a freshman, wound up as the sectional, regional, and semi-state runner-up at 106, but did the unthinkable by winning an individual state championship. This season, he will enter the ...

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42nd Annual Mission San Jose Invitational Preview

Justin Mejia, Clovis

Photo of Justin Mejia Courtesy of John Sachs, Tech-Fall.com Article Courtesy of Al Fontes This weekend marks the 42nd Annual Mission San Jose Invitational held at Mission San Jose High School in Fremont, California. The Mission Tournament is among the top prep level competitions in Northern California and since the late 1980s has attracted numerous state and national level teams and ...

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