USA Wrestling Weekly, July 3, 2015

July 3, 2015 | 0 Comments

USA Wrestling Weekly is a 30-minute show released each Friday which centers around news and information from USA Wrestling, the sport’s National Governing Body. Interviews, features and a look back at the past are all a part of USA Wrestling Weekly....

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DUBUQUE, Iowa (Duhawks.com) – Director of Athletics Denise Udelhofen and Head Wrestling Coach Randy Steward announced on Tuesday, June 23 the naming of TJ Miller as the next associate head wrestling coach atLoras College.”I am excited to have the opportunity to work with TJ Miller,” Head Coach Randy Steward said. “I watched TJ throughout his...

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Todd Shavrien to Appalachian State

July 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

Todd Schavrien and Josh Roosa have been hired as assistant wrestling coaches at Appalachian State University, the Boone, N.C. school announced Wednesday. Both bring coaching experience from Mid-American Conference (MAC) member schools to the Mountaineers NCAA Division I wrestling program, with Schavrien having coached at University of Missouri, and Roosa at University at Buffalo. Schavrien...

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Ersland Adds Six to Incoming Class

July 2, 2015 | 1 Comments

  WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. – Purdue head wrestling coach Tony Ersland‘s first recruiting class has grown to eight with six additional signees, joining Nate Limmex and Gavin Murray. Five states are represented in Ersland‘s 2015-16 class: Illinois (1), Indiana (3), Michigan (1), New Jersey (2) and Ohio (1). JAMES FORD Worthington, Ohio // Projected weight:...

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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. Join Scott Casber, Tony Hager, Bob Larson, Al Nacin and Brad Johnson this Saturday from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. (CT) live on iHeart Radio or TakedownWrestle.com. Join...

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Hawkeye Wrestling Club Continues to Excel

July 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

Luke Eustice, Director of the Hawkeye Wrestling Club, took a moment to speak with Takedown Wrestling. When:           Monday, July 6th 2015 Where:          Blue Top Ridge GC, Riverside IA Schedule:       10:30am-Registration Starts, 11:00am-Lunch, 12:30pm-Shotgun Start Cost:              $800 per Team, $200 per individual Included in price: HWC Gift Pack And don’t forget: Proceeds go toward the Hawkeye Wrestling...

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MADISON, Wis. — Senior Connor Medbery dropped a 6-4 decision to two-time NCAA Champion Nick Gwiazdowski in the opening round of the 2015 U.S. World Team Trials in Madison on Saturday. Gwiazdowski struck early with two quick takedowns in the first period. Medbery earned one point on the step out and trailed 4-1 heading into...

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http://traffic.libsyn.com/iawrestle/PD_Episode_5_-_Were_Talking_Freco-_FINAL.mp3   Iowa’s premier site for youth, high school, college and international wrestling. Join hosts Ross Bartachek, Zach Lee, and Tony Hager on the Potentially Dangerous podcast each week breaking down the most recent news in the state of Iowa. Topics this week: They are talking FRECO. From Paulson coaching a World team, to Brands being...

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Tom Minkel Reflects On MSU

July 1, 2015 | 0 Comments

Michigan State Athletics Director Mark Hollis has announced a coaching succession plan for the Spartan wrestling program, with Tom Minkel stepping down at the end of the season. Tom Minkel, who has directed the program since 1991, will retire following his 25th season at Michigan State in 2015-16. Roger Chandler, who recently completed his 18th...

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Takedown Wrestling Episode 325

June 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

This week on Takedown; Two major stories out of Ohio State. Joey McKenna returns to the Junior World Team, plus a wrestling highlight you won’t want to miss.   Takedown Wrestling TV Previous Episodes: Takedown Wrestling Episode 324 This week on Takedown; a tribute to the top American wrestlers from the 2014 season. Coleman Scott takes over in...

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USA Wrestling Weekly, June 26, 2015

June 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

This week on USA Wrestling we take a look back at the World Team Trials, Freestyle Junior World Team Trials and Cadet National Duals. USA Wrestling Weekly is a 30-minute show released each Friday which centers around news and information from USA Wrestling, the sport’s National Governing Body. Interviews, features and a look back at...

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AMES, Iowa – Iowa State assistant wrestling coach Travis Paulson has been selected as the USA Head Cadet Pan American Freestyle Wrestling coach for the second year in a row. Paulson will be joined by Southeast Polk Head Coach Jason Christenson and Craig Lamont in coaching the Cadet level athletes. The former Iowa State three-time...

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Get to Know 2016 Recruit – Luke Pletcher

June 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

Year in and year out, Pennsylvania produces many of the best high school wrestling prospects. Those prospects typically translate well onto the college scene as the Keystone State routinely pumps out multiple NCAA All-Americans, finalists, and NCAA champions.  This past season the state placed nine wrestlers in D1 College Wrestling’s top 50 recruits in the...

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EAST LANSING, Mich. – Michigan State Athletics Director Mark Hollis has announced a coaching succession plan for the Spartan wrestling program. Tom Minkel, who has directed the program since 1991, will retire following his 25th season at Michigan State in 2015-16. Roger Chandler, who recently completed his 18th season on the Spartan wrestling staff and...

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Takedown Radio #TDR946

June 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

http://traffic.libsyn.com/takedownwrestling/TDR06272015.mp3   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 6/27/2015 features: Alyssa Lampe, Kendric Maple, Jay Borschel, Gary Abbott, Andy Hrovat, Jonny Rugan, Wayne Boyd Schedule of Show  Alyssa...

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Shane Sparks joins Takedown Wrestling to discus the World Championships Badgerstatewrestling.com and voice of Big Ten Wrestling, Shane Sparks joined us today for a look back at the World Team Trials. Kyle Snyder, Logan Stieber, Jake Varner, Terry Brands and more were discussed in the Nike Wrestling Hot Seat. Is Shane excited for the World...

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