Wrestling News

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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Brent Metcalf: It’s been a whirlwind

April 4, 2017 | 0 Comments

Seth Gross Looking to Stay at 133 Pounds

April 4, 2017 | 0 Comments

Tony Rotundo Photo – Wrestlers Are Warriors This past weekend NCAA runner-up Seth Gross of South Dakota State joined Takedown Radio to discuss his season and his weight plan. It sounds as tough we won’t...

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Iowa State has filled their final two positions on the Cyclone staff with former Hawkeyes Mike Zadick and Brent Metcalf. Just last week Takedown broke the news that Derek St. John would be joining the staff. There will be...

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