High School Wrestling

Nationally Ranked Teams to Battle for the Zinkin Classic Team Trophy

Zinkin Classic

Three nationally ranked teams No. 2 Buchanan, No. 5 Clovis and No. 29 Gilroy, are set to square off Friday and Saturday at Buchanan High. Additionally, seven of the top 12 teams in California and over 70 ranked individuals ranked in California per the website “The California Wrestler” will be in attendance. Defending team champions Buchanan High will be anchored ...

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Five Things to Watch at the Beast of the East Tournament

Beast of the East

The 24th annual Beast of the East tournament will take place this weekend at the Bob Carpenter Center in the state of Delaware. What it was supposed to be a tournament for local teams has become one of the best tournaments on the East Coast with many individuals and teams ranked in the nation. Eighth Nationally Ranked Teams are Scheduled ...

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22nd Annual Reno Tournament of Champions High School Preview

The 22nd annual Reno Tournament of Champions invades the Reno Event Center in Reno, Nevada, December 16th through 18th. Friday and Saturday some of the top high school wrestlers from across the country will look to join an incredible list of wrestlers that have become Reno champions. That list includes Isaiah Martinez, Jesse Delgado, Morgan McIntosh, Chris Perry, Jordan Oliver, ...

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PA Round-Up: PIAA Opening Weekend Recap

Niko Camacho - BeCa

The second week of December marked the beginning of the Pennsylvania Interscholastic Athletic Association (PIAA) wrestling season and most of the high schools in PA were competing on opening weekend. All of the top ten teams were in action except sixth-ranked Northampton. Walsh Ironman Third-ranked Bethlehem Catholic staked their claim as the top team in PA by finishing fifth at ...

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TOM National High School Wrestling Team Rankings – Dec. 13th, 2016

TOM National Highschool Team Rankings

TOM has released our latest set of national high school team rankings for the 2016-17 season. Blair Academy (NJ) remains on top of the list which includes 40 outstanding high school wrestling teams from across the country.  There is a shakeup behind them, however, as Lake Highland Prep (FL), the former number two, drops to number four after the Walsh ...

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Top Five Performances at the Walsh Ironman

Spencer Lee - Franklin Regional

The toughest scholastic tournament in the country, the Walsh Jesuit Ironman, is in the books and we learned a lot about who are the teams and individuals to eyeball during the season. Let’s look at the top five performances from the tournament. 5) Niko who? Niko Camacho, of Bethlehem Catholic, PA, that’s who! Niko was firing on all cylinders this ...

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TOM’s High School Wrestler of the Week – Dec. 12th, 2016

Jacob Warner - Wrestling

It was a tough decision to choose this week’s TOM high school wrestler of the week with so many outstanding achievements around the country. However, we decided that the winner of this week’s award should go to Jacob Warner, of Washington, Illinois. The University of Iowa-bound wrestler had an exciting weekend that resulted in him acquiring his first Walsh Jesuit ...

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Tagg Brothers Impress, Blair Academy Champions Once Again at Ironman

Quentin Hovis - Ironman Champion

After a one- year interruption from conquering the field at the prestigious Walsh Ironman tournament, the Buccaneers of Blair Academy (NJ) were triumphant this weekend in acquiring the team title once again. With 10 place winners and a champion in Chase Singletary (220lbs.), Blair won the tournament with 196 points, followed by St. Edward (OH) with 127.5pts and Lake Highland ...

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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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