Tag Archives: Cael Sanderson

Gable Versus Cael: How Their Coaching Careers Stack Up So Far

Gable versus Sanderson

After Penn State’s dominant performance at the NCAA tournament, they were naturally compared to Iowa and Oklahoma State, the only other programs to ever win five individual titles in one year. The Nittany Lions’ sixth title in seven years has also only ever been equaled by the Cowboys and the Hawkeyes. When your only peers in the history of college ...

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Tom Brands, Cael Sanderson named 2014 U.S. Men’s Freestyle World Team Coaches

By Gary Abbott, USA Wrestling Tom Brands of Iowa City, Iowa and Cael Sanderson of State College, Pa. have been named as volunteer U.S. Freestyle World Team Coaches for the 2014 World Wrestling Championships in Tashkent, Uzbekistan. The men’s wrestling competition is September 8-9. They will work with National Freestyle Coach Bruce Burnett, Assistant National Freestyle Coaches Bill Zadick and ...

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Penn State coach Sanderson content with Nittany Lion job

By Travis Johnson Centre Daily Times PHILADELPHIA — Cael Sanderson’s resume would seemingly be at the top of any pile of prospective U.S. National Wrestling Team coaches. Maybe it was — Sanderson on Tuesday stopped short of saying Team USA offered him the job former national coach Zeke Jones left earlier this year. But it’s not a job for the ...

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Cael Sanderson Signs Contract Extension

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa.; August 22, 2012 – Penn State head wrestling coach Cael Sanderson, leader of the two-time defending NCAA champion Nittany Lion wrestlers, has signed a contract extension that will keep him the leader of the Lion pack through the 2017 season. “I really appreciate the gesture by Dr. Joyner and the administration to actively pursue a contract extension,” ...

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Cael Sanderson Goes 7 minutes with TOM

Coach Sanderson enters his second season with PSU and has a loaded young team. Expectations are high in Happy Valley. Coach Sanderson was kind enough to sit down with TOM and go 7 minutes. TOM: What changes can fans expect from the 2010-11 season? CS: Fans are likely going to see several new faces in the lineup. Our goal is ...

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More from former Iowa State wrestling coach Cael Sanderson

State College, Pa. — Leftovers from former Iowa State wrestling coach (and current Penn State coach) Cael Sanderson after our conversation up at Happy Valley over the weekend … What’s the reception been like? Has Penn State been everything you though it would be? Did they throw you a parade? “Well, there haven’t been any parades or anything, but the ...

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Sanderson’s star sure to put some shine on PSU wrestling program

The Open Mat.com By: By Don Stewart – Reading Eagle (Original here) Back in his younger days, Cael Sanderson was known to chase twisters across the plains of central Iowa. Maybe Sanderson, the only wrestler in NCAA history to never lose a single match, was just looking for a worthy opponent. Sanderson’s latest hunt for challenges has brought him to ...

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