Takedown Wrestling Episode 328

July 22, 2015 | 0 Comments

This week on Takedown, the U.S. tears through the competition in Toronto. Nick Marable gets another shot at the World Team, and we’ll go one-on-one with the top ranked high-school wrestlers in the country....

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JohnMark Bentley On His Recent Hires

July 22, 2015 | 0 Comments

BOONE, N.C. – Head coach JohnMark Bentley added Todd Schavrien and Josh Roosa to his staff ahead of the 2015-16 season. “I am extremely excited to add Todd and Josh to our staff!” said Bentely. “They bring a lot of experience and motivation that will benefit our wrestling program!” Schavrien comes to Appalachian after spending...

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Eric Olanowski On MSU’s Future

July 22, 2015 | 0 Comments

Eric Olanowski has joined the Takedown Wrestling staff and we caught up with him to discuss the recent news of his former college coach Tom Minkel retiring. Does Eric feel Roger Chandler is the right fit for the program going forward?  ...

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From the perspective of Sandy Stevens

July 21, 2015 | 0 Comments

A native of Cedar Rapids, Iowa, Sandy Stevens has covered the globe as a wrestling announcer. She has worked at hundreds of kids wrestling events—from kids level to the NCAAs to the Olympic Games. Stevens has become one of the top ambassadors in the sport of wrestling.    ...

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Takedown Radio #TDR949

July 20, 2015 | 0 Comments

http://traffic.libsyn.com/takedownwrestling/TDR07182015.mp3 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, Stephen Stonebraker, Tim Harms and Brad Johnson this Saturday from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. (CT) live on iHeart Radio or TakedownWrestle.com....

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Could 2015 Be Our Best World Team Yet?

July 20, 2015 | 0 Comments

Historically, the U.S. men’s freestyle wrestling team has been a force to reckon with at the World Championships. Following several disappointing years and changes in national team coaches; the U.S. is once again battling among current powerhouses like Russia and Iran for title of top freestyle country in the world. As a matter of fact,...

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The Clash National High SchoolDuals is excited to announce an exclusive webcast partnership withTrackwrestling’sTrackcast to deliver The Clash XIV live webcast on January 1-2, 2016.The Clash is a premier national high school wrestling tournament held annually in Rochester, Minnesota. 32 of the best high school wrestling programs from around the country will gather at Rochester...

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One would be hard pressed to find a member of the wrestling community who does not credit their involvement in the sport as a positive influence. No matter if you ask an Olympic Gold Medalist or a former third-string junior varsity member, each wrestler (author included) will agree on how much wrestling does to sharpen...

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USA Wrestling Weekly, July 17, 2015

July 17, 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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Dave Dean Previews The Freak Show

July 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

“THE FREAK SHOW” is the fastest growing wrestling event in the country.  It’s unique format of having youth and high school boys and girls divisions makes it possible to bring your whole program.  At the High School level the divisions consist of 15 & Under for first year freshman as well as seasoned middle school athletes,...

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College Commitment show with Larry Early, Vincenzo Joseph, Fredy Stroker, Zahid Valencia, Anthony Valencia, Alex Marinelli and Mark Hall on Saturday’s Takedown Radio! 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,...

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Takedown Wrestling Episode 327

July 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

  This week on Takedown, the U.S. keeps its hot streak alive overseas. Kyven Gadson returns to the mat, and the Bullard twins make their college commitment LIVE. Stay tuned; your wrestling news show starts…right now!...

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The Biggest Rolodex In Sports

July 14, 2015 | 0 Comments

Larry Cotlar has been involved in sports radio professionally since 1974. He has done it all-from sports talk radio to play-by-play. Cotlar, the 2007 Iowa Sportscaster of the Year, has been a sports talk radio host since 1981 when he hosted the “Sportsline” and “Saturday Sportsline” shows on the legendary WHO Radio in Des Moines,...

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Chris Bono Sounds Off

July 14, 2015 | 0 Comments

By GoJacks.com Chris Bono joined South Dakota State as wrestling head coach in the spring of 2012. Bono brought knowledge, excitement and a history of success to the Jackrabbit program. In two seasons, Bono has an 11-20 dual record, after going 6-8 in his second season, and has coached four NCAA qualifiers. 2013-14 saw Cody...

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Takedown Radio #TDR948

July 13, 2015 | 0 Comments

http://traffic.libsyn.com/takedownwrestling/TDR07112015.mp3 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, Stephen Stonebraker, Tim Harms and Brad Johnson this Saturday from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. (CT) live on iHeart Radio or TakedownWrestle.com....

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Hooman has a deep affection for his scholarships, as he was a victim of hardship growing up, yet his love for athletics kept him motivated. Hooman arrived in America in 1986, after his family left behind their war-torn country.  Living in poverty, Hooman struggled with lack of money to cover things that most people take...

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