High School Wrestling

TheOpenMat.com Top 25 H.S. Freshmen (Class of 2018)

TheOpenMat.com has released its Top 25 incoming freshmen. This list will be periodically updated. Questions or comments: feedback@theopenmat.com. Please provide relevant information (not just wins, but losses or placement) that could help to improve the class listings.

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Cyclones land nephew of former Iowa State All-American

By Andy Hamilton Des Moines Register Ben Ewing wrestles during the high school season and hasn’t hit the national freestyle circuit in a few years, so he figured he might not appear on many college recruiting radars. In the end, though, the Kansas state high school champion appeared on the one that mattered most to him. Continue Reading: Cyclones land nephew ...

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NYS star Christian Dietrich headed to Wyoming Seminary

By New York Wrestling News Over the past few years, multiple New York wrestlers have starred for the Wyoming Seminary wrestling team. One of the Empire State’s best, Christian Dietrich, will now join them. The three-time NYS placer finalized his decision on Monday, electing to become part of Scott Green’s squad at the Pennsylvania prep power. Continue Reading: NYS Star ...

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TOM High School Individual Rankings – August 8, 2014

Blair Academy’s Mason Manville won a Cadet World Championship in men’s freestyle in July. TheOpenMat.com has released its first edition of the 2014-15 National High School Wrestling Rankings. The off-season rankings will do its best to identify weight changes and school changes (if any). During the off-season, wrestlers from the same school may be ranked at the same weight class. ...

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Huskies wrestlers eager to join OPRF football team after Jr. Nationals success

By George Wilcox Pioneer Local Return trips last month to the USA Wrestling Junior Nationals had bittersweet endings for Oak Park-River Forest’s Kamal Bey and Allen Stallings. The pair of two-sport junior athletes ended the wrestling portion of their summer in Fargo, North Dakota. Both reached the finals of the Cadet division for Greco-Roman and took runner-up.  Bey also advanced ...

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Paulsboro wrestler Ronnie Gentile commits to Rutgers

By Bill Evans NJ.com Ronnie Gentile’s wrestling goals most of his life were to win a state title and compete in college at the highest level. Heading into his senior season, the Paulsboro High School standout can be content with the knowledge he has achieved both goals. Gentile won the 138-pound state title as a junior last year and recently ...

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Championship Central: 2014 Cadet & Junior Nationals #Fargo2014

Get all the information you can handle with our Championship Central homepage for the 2014 Cadet & Junior Nationals and Phase II World Team Trials in Fargo, N.D. Event Schedule Brackets & Results Phase II World Team Trials Cadet Women | Cadet Greco | Cadet Freestyle Junior Women | Junior Greco | Junior Freestyle Women’s Junior Duals Short Time Podcasts (subscribe to Short Time) Short Time in Fargo: ...

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#Fargo2014 Junior Freestyle Notebook

Keep up to date with the news and notes from the 2014 Junior Freestyle Nationals in Fargo, N.D. Outstanding Wrestler: Ryan Blees, North Dakota Most Falls, Least Time: Clay Broze, Minnesota (4 in 6:20) Finals Matchups 100: Randon Miranda (California) TF Zack Murillo (Connecticut) 14-3 106: Danny Vega (Arizona) TF Drew Hildebrandt (Indiana) 12-1, 3:22 113: Jack Mueller (Texas) TF ...

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#Fargo2014 Cadet Freestyle Notebook

Keep up to date with the news and notes from the 2014 Cadet Freestyle Nationals in Fargo, N.D. Finals Matchups 88: Malik Heinselman (Colorado) TF Jason Holmes (Arizona) 16-6 94: Nicolas Aguilar (California) TF Dylan D’Emillo (Ohio) 11-0 100: Roman Bravo-Young (Arizona) DEC Max Murin (Pennsylvania) 9-0 106: Paul Konrath (Indiana) DEC Ian Timmins (Nevada) 8-2 113: Austin Gomez (Illinois) ...

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#Fargo2014 Junior Greco-Roman Notebook

Keep up to date with the news and notes from the 2014 Junior Greco-Roman Nationals in Fargo, N.D. Team Scores 1. Illinois IL 69 2. Minnesota MN 51 3. Utah UT 38 4. New York NY 34 5. Georgia GA 31 6. California CA 27 7. Idaho ID 24 8. Oklahoma OK 24 9. Florida FL 20 10. Wisconsin WI ...

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