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Justin Mejia Flips Back to Illinois…Again

August 10, 2017 | 0 Comments

The Justin Mejia roller coaster rolls back to Illinois. Mejia originally committed to the Hawkeyes back in 2014 and then decommitted from the Hawkeyes in July of 2016. Once his recruiting options were opened up Illinois jumped...

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Entering his 12th year at the helm of the Princeton wrestling program, head coach Chris Ayres recognizes two of the driving forces who have helped bring the Tigers back to national prominence within the sport....

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  Courtesy: NU Athletic Communications The University of Nebraska’s head wrestling coach Mark Manning announced the hiring of Kendric Maple as an assistant coach on Friday. “We’re extremely excited to have Kendric, (his wife) Jordin...

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Photo by Ben Strandberg (IAwrestle.com) North Carolina assistant coach Tony Ramos announced big new regarding his future in the sport today on his personal website, Team Ramos. After considering his future in the sport, Ramos has...

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Join Brandon Eggum as he tours the new University of Minnesota’s Athletes Village....

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From Indiana Athletics Department The design for a new 3,000 seat volleyball/wrestling arena was approved and is set to be completed by September of 2018. The indoor arena will be constructed for the volleyball and...

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We learned last week of Northern Iowa’s intention to join the Big 12 conference for wrestling, but it turns out that the conference didn’t have it’s eyes only on the Panthers. The Big 12 will also...

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Roger Reina on his return to Penn

June 8, 2017 | 0 Comments

Photo by: Thomas C Weishaar PHILADELPHIA – The University of Pennsylvania’s Director of Intercollegiate Athletics and Recreation, Dr. M. Grace Calhoun, has announced that Roger Reina C’84 WEV’05 will return to his Hall of Fame...

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This week on Takedown TV: – One-on-one with Bellator’s Aaron Pico – University Nationals Recap + Interviews – Highlights and interviews from the 41st National Wrestling Hall of Fame Honors Weekend – Catching up with former Olympian Heath...

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The Mid-American Conference announced today that Southern Illinois University Edwardsville will join as an affiliate member in the 2018-19 seasons. The move is only for two sports, wrestling and men’s soccer. While this is interesting,...

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BY RICHARD IMMEL, USA WRESTLING | MAY 26, 2017, 9:44 A.M. (ET) Joe Russell has been hired as Manager of Freestyle Programs by USA Wresting, the national governing body for wrestling in the United States....

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