Wrestling News

This week on Takedown TV: – Head Coach Mike Mendoza about the announcement, and what’s next for his wrestlers and staff at Boise State. – Tony Ramos on the U.S. Open field, and how his...

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In an ideal world every high school across America would field a wrestling team. Every team would have a full lineup, three wrestlers or more deep per weight class. We envision high school wrestling rooms...

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After an eight-year hiatus, wrestling returns this fall to Moorpark College in California for the 2017 season. After a lengthy search, Lindley Kistler has been chosen to lead the Moorpark College wrestling program. Coach Kistler...

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Chuck Yagla is a Waterloo, Iowa native. Our recipient started his 5-level wrestling career at Columbus High School in Waterloo. The so-called 5-level career involved high school wrestling, college wrestling, amateur wrestling, international style wrestling,...

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Tony Ramos Headlines Takedown Radio Saturday

April 21, 2017 | 0 Comments

From the Casey’s General Stores Studios, The Fight Network presents Takedown Radio brought to you by Kemin and Cookies, the BBQ Sauce America Loves to Eat available at Fareway Food Stores. Join Scott Casber, Tony...

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The above segment is from the latest Global Wrestling News show that airs this Friday and features Boise State Head Coach Mike Mendoza and Volunteer Assistant Coach Andrew Hochstrasser talking about the decision to drop the...

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This week on Takedown TV: – Keith Gavin returns to alma mater after one-year stint at Oklahoma – Iowa City Police Department picks up new defense tactics with help from Iowa wrestlers – American Wizard...

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Boise State to Drop Wrestling Program

April 18, 2017 | 0 Comments

BOISE, Idaho – In order to better align its programs with the Mountain West, and with the intent to add baseball in the future, Boise State announced Tuesday that it will no longer offer wrestling...

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(Angel Escobeo (left) will head back to his alma mater) Former Iowa State coach Angel Escobedo is returning to his home state of Indiana as he has officially accepted the associated head coaching position at...

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EVANSTON, Ill. — Jason Welch, a three-time All-American at Northwestern, has joined the program as an assistant coach, head coach Matt Storniolo announced today. “I’m extremely excited to welcome back Jason Welch to his home...

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NCAA.com The NCAA has selected more than 600 host sites for preliminary rounds and finals of predetermined championships in Divisions I, II and III to be held from 2017-18 through 2021-22. The NCAA received more...

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This week on Takedown TV: – Tom Brands discusses the Iowa Hawkeyes future lineup after losing five All-Americans. – Dan Gable on his legacy and lasting impact on the sport of wrestling. – Cody Brewer on a...

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What does Iowa do at 125 and 133 next year?

April 11, 2017 | 0 Comments

Photo: Mark Lundy – Lutte Lens The 2017 season is over, which means now is time to start looking forward to the future and what next year may bring. Every season fans across the country...

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BUIES CREEK, N.C. – Campbell wrestling head coach Cary Kolat has announced the addition of three-time All-American, Mike Evans, as a volunteer assistant coach for the 2017-18 season. “I am very excited to add Mike...

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DIRECT LINK This week on Global Wrestling News:  Reactions from Iowa State’s recent press conference. One-on-one with Nico Megaludis Breakdown of latest UWW Freestyle Rankings The show is hosted by Tony Hager and Scott Casber...

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This week on Takedown TV: – Iowa State Introduces New Coaching Staff – One-on-one with three-time World Champion Spencer Lee – Chris Bono and Seth Gross prepare for South Dakota State’s future – Duke Head...

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