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2017 NCAA Division III Wrestling Championship Preview

2017 Division III

Brackets: http://i.turner.ncaa.com/sites/default/files/external/gametool/brackets/wrestling_d3_2017.pdf Qualifier List: http://www.ncaa.com/news/wrestling/article/2017-03-06/diii-wrestling-championship-field-180-qualifiers-announced D3 Wrestle.com Championships Central: http://www.d3wrestle.com/?page_id=11536 Final D3 Wrestle.com Rankings http://www.d3wrestle.com/?p=11592   When: March 10-11 Where: La Crosse Center La Crosse, Wisconsin   The six qualifying regional tournaments have set the field for the 2017 NCAA Division III Wrestling Championship this Friday and Saturday.  The top three finishers from each region will meet in La Crosse, ...

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TOM NCAA Division I Wrestling Tournament Team Rankings – Mar. 8th, 2017

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TOM has released our latest NCAA Division I team rankings for tournaments.  Our rankings use match-by-match data, supplied by our friends at WrestleStat, to project how each wrestler is likely to perform against various tiers of opponents.  For the tournament rankings, we walk through the NCAA tournament as if the wrestlers were seeded where they are currently ranked, projecting the ...

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Your Comprehensive Guide to the 2017 PIAA State Wrestling Championships


560 wrestlers. 1010 matches. 224 medalists. 28 champions. The Pennsylvania state individual wrestling tournament assembles the deepest group of wrestlers vying for a state title in the nation. There are elite wrestlers found across the United States, but no state will put more quality wrestlers on the mat under one roof trying to become a champion. This 23-page, 6800-word guide ...

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2017 NCAA Division II Wrestling Championship Preview

2017 Division II

In 1963, the NCAA Division II Wrestling Championship made their debut in Cedar Falls, Iowa. Western State College of Colorado were the champions and the tournament has been held every year since with the 2017 edition set for Birmingham, AL, Friday and Saturday, March 10th-11th. Wrestling gets underway at 11 am central Friday morning with the semi-finals kicking off Saturday ...

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NCAA Announces At-Large Selections for Division I Championships

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INDIANAPOLIS — The NCAA announced the 53 at-large selections for the 2017 NCAA Division I Wrestling Championships. The wrestlers, listed in alphabetical order by weight class, join the 277 student-athletes that qualified automatically through their conference tournament finishes over the past two weekends.  The at-large selections were made by the NCAA Division I Wrestling Committee using the following selection criteria: ...

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Eight Things You May Have Missed at the California State Tournament

Justin Mejia - Clovis

Photo By Chris Mora 8) Ray Cordova becomes a state medalist This talented senior from the Southern Section finally accomplished his goal of becoming a state medalist as he placed eighth at 132-pounds. Cordova suffered various injuries during his first three seasons of scholastic wrestling that denied him the opportunity to advance to the CIF state tournament. With the help ...

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NCAA DI Individual College Wrestling Rankings March 7, 2017

NCAA Division I Individual College Wrestling Rankings

TheOpenMat.com has released it's March 7, 2017, NCAA Division I Individual College Wrestling Rankings. Athletes who are known to be redshirting, injured for a prolonged amount of time or are known to be coming back the second semester are not ranked. During the season, wrestlers who miss two weeks of scheduled competition (excluding opens), will be removed from the rankings ...

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TOM’s High School Wrestling Team of the Week – Mar. 6th, 2017

Buchanan (CA)

Is this the beginning of a new legacy in California? It looks like it is with Buchanan securing the team title at the CIF State Wrestling Championships before the end of the medal matches. Buchanan finished with 213 ½ points Saturday at Rabobank Arena. Clovis was second with 189, followed by Poway (142), Selma (108) and Gilroy (103) rounding out ...

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TOM’s High School Wrestler of the Week – Mar. 6th, 2017

Justin Mejia - Clovis

It was a moment Justin Mejia was looking forward to since his wrestling days at Clark Middle School – to have his hand raised and become the second ever four-time state champion in California. His goal was accomplished Saturday evening after defeating section rival and Fresno State bound senior Robert Garcia IV of Selma, 3-2. Mejia, who will be continuing ...

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Top Nine College Wrestling Performances of the Week – Mar. 6th, 2017

Conference tournament season wrapped up this weekend with an incredible array of wrestling across the country. This list could have gone on and on, but we’ve narrowed it down to the nine best performances of the week. In the end, all we can say is, Frank Mattiace, we are sorry! 9) Rodriguez wild season continues Freddie Rodriguez (SIU-Edwardsville) has had ...

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