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Getting to Know: John Muldoon, SIUE

John Muldoon - SIUE

Throughout the off-season, we’re going to be getting to know returning NCAA Division I wrestlers from around the country.  We sent questionnaires to every program in the country and will be sharing the results throughout the long trek to next fall.  You can find them all whenever you like under the Getting to Know tag.   Name: John Muldoon School: Southern Illinois ...

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Wrestling is Growing Outside of Division I, but is it Keeping up With Peers?

New England College

LevelChanger.com posted an interesting look at the growth in college wrestling since 2003. Though the NCAA divisions weren't broken out, those that only follow Division I may be surprised to know that our sport is growing at every other level, from the lower divisions in the NCAA to the NAIA, NJCAA, and CCCAA. While the original piece was interesting, I ...

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Olympic Champions Snyder, Burroughs, Maroulis Lead Strong Team Against Japan At Beat The Streets Benefit

Beat the Streets NY

NEW YORK–The United States men’s freestyle team, which will compete against Japan at the 2017 Beat the Streets Benefit on Wednesday, May 17, has been finalized, with the additions of seven standout wrestlers. They include 2016 Olympic champion Kyle Snyder (Woodbine, Md./Titan Mercury WC) at 96 kg/213 lbs.; 2012 Olympic champion Jordan Burroughs (Lincoln, Neb./Sunkist Kids/Nebraska Wrestling TC) at 74 ...

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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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Getting to Know: Scottie Boykin, UTC

Scottie Boykin, UTC

Throughout the off-season, we’re going to be getting to know returning NCAA Division I wrestlers from around the country.  We sent questionnaires to every program in the country and will be sharing the results throughout the long trek to next fall.  You can find them all whenever you like under the Getting to Know tag.   Name: Scottie Boykin School: ...

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Five Things to Watch at the 2017 Pan American Championships

2017 Pan Ams

The Pan American Championships begin Friday in Salvador da Bahia, Brazil, and run through the weekend. Greco kicks off the competition on May 5th followed by women's freestyle on Saturday and men's freestyle bringing the competition to a close on Sunday. You can follow all the action through trackwrestling who will also have the live stream. Here are five things ...

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Alternate Two-Piece Uniform Approved for High School Wrestling

NFHS Rule Changes

INDIANAPOLIS, IN (May 2, 2017) — An alternate two-piece uniform consisting of compression shorts or shorts designed for wrestling and a form-fitted compression shirt has been approved for the 2017-18 season in high school wrestling. Wrestlers will have the option of the new two-piece uniform or the traditional one-piece singlet. This revision to Rule 4-1-1 was one of 11 rules ...

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Getting to Know: Ben Thornton, Purdue

Ben Thornton, Purdue

Throughout the off-season, we’re going to be getting to know returning NCAA Division I wrestlers from around the country.  We sent questionnaires to every program in the country and will be sharing the results throughout the long trek to next fall.  You can find them all whenever you like under the Getting to Know tag.   Name: Ben Thornton School: ...

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Penn State Can Only Start 10 Wrestlers, But…

Jarod Verkleeren, Penn State

With the news over the weekend that former Cadet world champion Jarod Verkleeren had committed to Penn State, fans of other teams around the country were again left to wonder just how the Nittany Lions are doing it and how any team can beat them going forward. The sheer volume of high-level recruits that Cael Sanderson and his staff are ...

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Getting to Know: Bryce Steiert, Northern Iowa

Bryce Steiert, Northern Iowa

Throughout the off-season, we’re going to be getting to know returning NCAA Division I wrestlers from around the country.  We sent questionnaires to every program in the country and will be sharing the results throughout the long trek to next fall.  You can find them all whenever you like under the Getting to Know tag.   Name: Bryce Steiert School: ...

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