USA Wrestling Greco-Roman Team Preview

September 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

If you go strictly by the rankings, it may not look all that positive for this year’s world Greco-Roman team. Thankfully for us wrestling fans, matches are wrestled on the mat, and not on paper. This year’s world championships take place on our soil, and there is something to be said about wrestling in front...

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Takedown Wrestling News- Episode 334

September 1, 2015 | 0 Comments

This week on Takedown Wrestling Television, a full recap of the Cadet World Championships. A two-time World Gold medalist stops by the studio, and another college star takes a shot at Rio. You can watch Takedown Wrestling Television on DirecTV, Disk Network, Mediacom, Apple TV and many more networks. Check your local cable provider for...

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http://traffic.libsyn.com/takedownwrestling/TDR_955.mp3 The Fight Network presents Takedown Wrestling Radio LIVE from the iHeart Studios in Des Moines, Iowa. Takedown is powered by Kemin Industries and takes the pulse of America’s sport. For contests and conversation use 866-333-5966 or 515-284-5966 from 9 a.m. – 11 a.m. (CT).  0:03 – Lance Hughes- The Clash Board Member  0:20 – Jay Borschel- Coach and Owner...

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Team USA wrapped up the 2015 UWW Cadet World Championships as half of the Men’s freestyle team earned hardware over the past two days, and three of the wrestlers for the United States captured World titles. The team was able to put together a top three finish overall, and including the Greco-Roman and Women’s freestyle...

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America was able to add two more medals to their count as Alleida Martinez (46 kg) picked up a silver and Alexis Bleau (70 kg) earned bronze to give USA their third and fourth medals respectively at the 2015 UWW Cadet World Championships. Martinez got off to a good start in Bosnia getting a fall,...

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  Mission, Vision & Purpose Mission: The mission of the IFW is to reconnect and keep connected all those who have participated in amateur wrestling.  IFW provides valuable membership offerings centered around advocacy, social interaction and group discounts on everyday purchases through its IFW Club Card. Vision: The IFW is a platform for everyone who...

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Cadet Worlds: Heaton Claims Gold for USA Women

August 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

Today in Bosnia the Women’s freestyle Cadet team got off to a strong start on day one of their competition as they placed three wrestlers into a medal match, and they were able to come away with two World medals, including a World Championship. USA’s top performance came from South Dakota’s Ronna Heaton at 49 kg...

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Takedown Wrestling News- Episode 333

August 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

This week on Takedown Wrestling TV, meet the 24 athletes of the U.S. World Team. Two former Hawkeyes join the Hokies, and another finds a new home at Cal Poly. All that, and a lot more, on this edition of Takedown! The Takedown Wrestling television program went on the air over six years ago presenting timely...

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The Fight Network presents Takedown Wrestling Radio LIVE from the iHeart Studios in Des Moines, Iowa. Powered by Kemin Industries, Takedown takes the pulse of America’s sport. This week’s cast of Takedown Radio includes Scott Casber, Tony Hager, Stephen Stonebraker, Jeff Murphy, Tim Harms and Brad Johnson. Join us this Saturday from 9 a.m. to...

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This morning the second and final day of Greco-Roman competition got underway in Bosnia at the Cadet World Championships and once again the Americans were shutout of the medals. Yesterday, Taylor LaMont was the only American to make a medal match, but he was unable to get the win taking fifth for the American squad....

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Team USA is off and running at the 2015 United World Wrestling Cadet World Championships in Bosnia and five of the American wrestlers took to the mat to try and bring home some Greco-Roman hardware. Taylor LaMont (58 kg) of Utah will be the only American wrestling for a medal on the first day of competition as...

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Takedown Radio Archive- Episode 954

August 24, 2015 | 0 Comments

  http://traffic.libsyn.com/takedownwrestling/TDR_954.mp3 The Fight Network presents Takedown Wrestling Radio LIVE from the iHeart Studios in Des Moines, Iowa. Takedown is powered by Kemin Industries and takes the pulse of America’s sport. For contests and conversation use 866-333-5966 or 515-284-5966 from 9 a.m. – 11 a.m. (CT). Listen LIVE every week on 1460 AM Radio, iHeart Radio app, KXNO.com or TakedownWrestle.com. 0:05 – Roger...

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The state of Illinois is really carrying the nation’s recruiting news as two more of the state’s top 2016 seniors announced their commitments over the weekend. Over the last two weeks half of the nation’s recruiting announcements have come from the land of Lincoln, with the University of Illinois being a big recipient in landing...

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Link Davis On Upcoming Season

August 21, 2015 | 0 Comments

FRANKLIN SPRINGS, Ga.—Emmanuel College is pleased to announce the hiring of Link Davis as its new women’s wrestling coach. The women’s wrestling program will begin in the Fall of 2015 as EC’s newest intercollegiate sport. This is very exciting news for Emmanuel as Davis is a very well respected coach within the collegiate and Olympic...

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As you may or may not know September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month and Pin Cancer will be running a #GOGOLD Campaign to raise awareness & donations for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. Why #GOGOLD? Gold is the color associated with Childhood Cancer, which is the #1 disease killer of children. You may have seen the success...

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B.J. Futrell is BACK!

August 20, 2015 | 0 Comments

B.J. Futrell is BACK! Find out what drove him to get back into wrestling. Check out these sick shirts too....

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