High School Wrestling

2017 TOM High School Wrestling All-Sophomore Team

2017 All-Sophomore Team

The 2017 TOM High School Wrestling All-Sophomore Team is here featuring the two best sophomores in the country in each weight class. The decisions were often difficult as there are many outstanding grapplers to consider. Injuries, in particular, caused problems at a few weights. In the end, we tried to balance a wrestler’s past results with what they did this ...

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TOM’s High School Wrestler of The Week – April 9, 2017

Jayson Renteria - OPRF

What was supposed to be a close match between the seventh and eighth-ranked wrestlers in the nation at the 2017 Cliff Keen/Wrestling USA Dream Team Dual, turned out to be a one-sided victory for Jayson Renteria of Team Illinois. The blue chip prospect out of Oak Park River Forest put 13 points on the scoreboard to get the major decision ...

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2017 TOM High School Wrestling All-Junior Team

2017 All-Junior Team

The 2017 TOM High School Wrestling All-Junior Team is here featuring the three best juniors in the country in each weight class. The decisions were often difficult as there are many outstanding grapplers to consider. Injuries, in particular, caused problems at a few weights. In the end, we tried to balance a wrestler’s past results with what they did this ...

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The 2017 TOM High School Wrestling All-Senior Team

2017 All-Senior Team

The 2017 TOM High School Wrestling All-Senior Team is here featuring the three best seniors in the country in each weight class. The decisions were often difficult as there are many outstanding grapplers to consider. Injuries, in particular, caused problems at a few weights. In the end, we tried to balance a wrestler’s past results with what they did this season. ...

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Pinning Down Autism Athletes That Went On To Have Great Success

Pinning Down Autism Alumni

This weekend the 7th Annual Pinning Down Autism: Team New York vs. Team New Jersey All-Star Dual-Meet is scheduled to take place at Joseph Regional High School in Montvale, New Jersey. Many outstanding individuals that competed in this event have gone on to have great careers beyond their prep days. Here are seven individuals that have accomplished great things in ...

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TOM’s High School Wrestler of The Week – April 4th, 2017

Anthony Mantanona

The 2016-17 folkstyle season concluded last month for most and earlier this month for others. That means end of season tournaments are in full effect. This past weekend, University of Oklahoma recruit and California state champion Anthony Mantanona overshadowed the competition at the USA Wrestling Junior Folkstyle Nationals as he earned a title at 170. With four falls to move ...

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FloNationals Sees Biggest Stars Shine Bright

Jelani Embree

Hundreds of wrestlers flocked to the Kovalchick Center on the campus of Indiana University of Pennsylvania this weekend to compete in the eighth annual FloNationals tournament. Among the field were some of the nation’s elite. You had names like Sammy Sasso and Julian Chlebove from Pennsylvania. You had Jacori Teemer from New York, Jelani Embree from Michigan, and Seth Nevills all ...

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Top Five Moments from the Folkstyle Nationals Finals

Anthony Mantanona

Photo By John Sachs, Tech-Fall.com There’s no such thing as an easy match in the sport of wrestling. Especially when attending a national-level tournament. From the first whistle, all the way to the last one in the tournament, a minimal mistake can have serious consequences. The 2017 Folkstyle Cadet/Junior Nationals had it all. From studs facing each other in the ...

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