High school

Get to Know 2016 Recruit – Kanen Storr

June 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

Over the past few years, Michigan prep Kanen Storr has gone from a budding prospect to a blooming star on the wrestling mat.  Storr, a two-time state champion for Leslie High School in Leslie, Michigan,...

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Get to Know 2016 Recruit – Keegan Moore

June 18, 2015 | 2 Comments

There is a small Division A school in Minnesota known as Jackson County Central, and there is one thing that school is known for; wrestling.  Since the 2008 season, Jackson County has won five state...

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The Fight Network presents Takedown Wrestling Radio LIVE from the iHeart Studios in Des Moines, Iowa. Takedown is powered by Kemin Industries as we take the pulse of America’s sport. Join Scott Casber, Tony Hager,...

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Hall Ranked InterMat’s Top 2016 Senior

June 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

InterMat is releasing their new class rankings in installments throughout the next week and they started off with the oldest crop of recruits in the 2016 class today (Platinum), and it should come of little surprise...

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Takedown Wrestling Episode 323

June 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

This week on Takedown; a two-part series on the World Team Trials in Madison. The NCAA takes a major stance against stalling and several college teams start looking for a new Head Coach....

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Griffin Parriott. If you live in Minnesota, it’s probably a name you have known about for some time. The New Prague wrestler has already wrestled in three state finals, making his first appearance as an...

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  On behalf of everyone at Takedown, we want to dedicate this post to the real “Bull of the Woods” Virgil Runnels, also known as Dusty Rhodes. The pro wrestling icon passed away last week at the...

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Takedown Wrestling Episode 322

June 9, 2015 | 0 Comments

This week on Takedown; seven of eight return to the U.S. Greco Roman World Team. A Junior World medalist makes it back to Division I and a whole lot more.  ...

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Takedown Radio #TDR943

June 8, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Fight Network presents Takedown Radio LIVE from the iHeart Studios in Des Moines. Takedown is powered by Kemin Industries and 04 Water as we take the pulse of America’s sport. Takedown Wrestling Radio from 6/06/15 features...

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The Fight Network presents Takedown Radio LIVE from the iHeart Studios in Des Moines, Iowa. Takedown is powered by Kemin Industries as we take the pulse of America’s sport. Join Scott Casber, Tony Hager, Tim...

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Takedown Wrestling Episode 321

June 3, 2015 | 0 Comments

This week on Takedown; the Quakers add a legendary Wildcat to their coaching staff. Nine freestylers strike Gold in Akron, and we’ll and spend a little time with the one they call “Man Kind”. Takedown...

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Wrestling Needs More Comedy

June 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

“PINNED” is about a 35 Year old down and out former High School Wrestling Champion who coaches a middle school team of misfit kids. It’s the wrestling version of “The Bad News Bears,” “The Mighty...

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  Kocianski began wrestling on the Notre Dame High School scholastic wrestling team. She was the first female varsity wrestler in the school’s history. She became the North-East freestyle women’s champion (72 kg weight class) in...

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Zahid Valencia Wins Dave Schultz Award

May 13, 2015 | 0 Comments

California native Zahid Valencia wins Dave Schultz award as nation’s most outstanding wrestler The National Wrestling Hall of Fame has named California’s Zahid Valencia, and Washington native; Marizza Birrueta as the national winners of the...

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Jay Borschel Open The Wrestling Lab

May 5, 2015 | 0 Comments

After a tremendous run with the Northwestern Wildcats coaching staff, NCAA champion and four-time Iowa High School State champion, Jay Borschel, returns to Iowa to build The Wrestling Lab. An accomplished wrestler and proven mentor,...

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