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Getting to Know: Paddy Quinlan, Franklin and Marshall

Paddy Quinlan - F&M

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: Paddy Quinlan ...

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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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Getting to Know: Jake McKiernan, SIUE

Jake McKiernan - SIUE

Today we kick off our series getting to know Division I wrestlers from across the country.  We sent questionnaires to every program and will be posting what they had to say as we make the long trek to next fall when college wrestling returns.  It is our hope that, when these guys do take the mat once again, we’ll all know ...

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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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The Five Previous Hodge Winners to Return to NCAA Competition

Returning Hodge Winners

In 1995, the Hodge Trophy was handed out for the first time with senior TJ Jaworsky (North Carolina) winning the inaugural award. It wasn’t until Cael Sanderson (Iowa State) won the first of his Hodge Trophies in 2000 that the most outstanding college wrestler of the year returned to compete at the NCAA level after winning the award. With Zain ...

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Zadick, St. John And Metcalf Join Cyclone Wrestling Staff

Iowa State Metcalf, Zadick, St. John

AMES, Iowa – Iowa State head wrestling coach Kevin Dresser solidified his coaching staff with the announcement today that Mike Zadick, Derek St. John and Brent Metcalf will join the ISU wrestling program. Hires are pending administrative approval. Zadick and St. John were both on Dresser’s staff at Virginia Tech and Metcalf was most recently the National Freestyle Developmental Coach ...

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