High School Wrestling

2017 USAW Folkstyle Nationals Cadet Preview

Daniel Kerkvleit - Minnesota

Many underclassmen with excellent credentials are scheduled to take the mats at the University of Northern Iowa Dome. Names like Cullan Schriever, Jeremiah Reno, Beau Bartlett, Michael Weber, Daniel Gregory Kerkvliet, and Luke Luffman, will compete in the Cadet portion of the tournament. Dreams will be fulfilled and shattered this weekend. All action can be followed on Trackwrestling. 182 The ...

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Five Things to Watch at FloNationals

Mason Parris

Many of the best high school wrestlers in the country will return to the campus of Indiana University of Pennsylvania this weekend to compete at FloNationals.  Last year’s event featured breakout performances from University of Virginia commit Brian Courtney and Oklahoma commit Anthony Mantanona, who both took home victories and knocked off top-10 ranked wrestlers in the finals to do ...

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2017 USAW Folkstyle Nationals Junior Preview

Jaden Enriquez - Team California

Photo Courtesy of John Sachs Tech-Fall.com The first leg of USA Wrestling’s Triple Crown kicks off Friday with the Folkstyle Nationals inside the UNI-Dome in Cedar Falls, Iowa. Finals for the Cadet and Junior divisions are scheduled to be wrestled from 11:00 AM - 2:30 PM Central Daylight Time on Saturday, April 1st. The top eight wrestlers per weight class ...

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Oklahoma Chapter of National Wrestling Hall of Fame will induct 7 on Oct. 8

National Wrestling Hall of Fame

STILLWATER, Okla. (March 27) – Seven individuals who have made outstanding contributions to the sport of wrestling will be inducted into the Oklahoma Chapter of the National Wrestling Hall of Fame, it was announced Tuesday. Doug Chesbro, Corey Clayton, Tim Johnson, Mark Kirk and Jack Spates were chosen for Lifetime Service to Wrestling, while Randy Ross will receive the Outstanding ...

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TOM’s High School Wrestler of the Week – March 27, 2017

Tanner Litterell - Tuttle

The Pittsburgh Wrestling Classic, known as the Rose Bowl of scholastic wrestling, has been part of the high school scene since 1975. Getting an invitation to represent Team USA is an honor by itself for all seniors in the country. University of Oklahoma signee Tanner Litterell (Tuttle, OK) knew this was an opportunity of a lifetime to showcase his talent ...

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NY Sweeps the Junior and Senior Division; Silva, Brooks, and Hoffman win third NHSCA Titles

Aaron Brooks - Maryland

Photo By Sara Smith Virginia Beach, VA – In spite of not having two of their best wrestlers, Louie DePrez and Vitali Arujau, as both participated in the Pittsburgh Wrestling Classic, team New York was triumphant in winning the junior and senior divisions at NHSCA Nationals. New York won the senior division with 384 points and had nine All-Americans. Kyle ...

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The Eight Remaining Unsigned Seniors in the National HS Rankings

Jarod Verkleeren - Hempfield

With the next signing period opening up on April 12th most of the nationally ranked wrestling recruits in the class of 2017 are spoken for. However, here are the eight that have not yet committed, including one who is ranked second at his weight and just recently went back on the market. As always, if a commitment is missing, please ...

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Biggest Upsets so far at NHSCA Nationals

Bradley Beaulieu - Maine

Virginia Beach, VA – In every match, there is a favorite and there is an underdog, but sometimes the underdog isn’t willing to go down quietly. The first two days of the NHSCA national tournament were filled with upsets as wrestlers who, on paper, were the favorites went down before the finals. Here are the top five upsets that we ...

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California’s Cheyenne Bowman Wins USMC Girls Folkstyle Cadet Nationals; Macey Kilty of Team Wisconsin repeats

Macey Kilty - Team Wisconsin

OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. – Incoming high school freshman Cheyenne Bowman, of the Somar WC in California, won her first USMC Girls Folkstyle Cadet Nationals title as she defeated 2016 Cadet World freestyle bronze medalist Alara Boyd of Indiana, 7-2 in the 138-weight class. Bowman concluded the tournament with a 5-0 record including three falls and a major decision. 2016 Cadet ...

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