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, Stephen Stonebraker 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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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 that Minnesota five-time state champion, Mark Hall is the #1 ranked wrestler in his class. Hall appears to be on...

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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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USA Wrestling Weekly, June 12, 2015

June 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

This week on USA Wrestling we take a look at Wrestling Hall of Fame honors, Schoolboy Duals, Grappling World Trials and Greco World Team Trials. 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...

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Curby Cup Preview

June 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

WHEN: JUNE 27TH, 2015 WHERE: Chicago State University Jones Convocation Center Jacob Curby loved wrestling, and it was a central part of his life from his early days spent in a playpen of the Lyons Township HS wrestling room to his first Greco match in Finland at age six. Jake accomplished a great deal in his...

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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 eighth grader at 113 pounds, a product of wrestling in the state of Minnesota which allows middle school wrestlers to compete...

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Old Dominion’s Mike Dixon

June 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

  Mike Dixon enters his 11th season with the Monarch wrestling program. He was named associate head coach in 2014-15, after serving as an assistant coach from 2007-14 and as a volunteer assistant for the 2005-06 campaign. With head coach Steve Martin, Dixon has helped put Old Dominion on the map nationally over the last...

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Takedown Radio #TDR944

June 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

http://traffic.libsyn.com/takedownwrestling/TDR06132015.mp3 The Fight Network presents Takedown Radio LIVE from the World Team Trails in Madison, WI. Takedown is powered by Kemin Industries and 04 Water as we take the pulse of America’s sport.  ...

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Madison, Wisconsin – The first day of competition in Madison at the World Team Trials went to the veterans as two of USA’s former World medalist each captured spots on Team USA for the 2015 World Championships. First and foremost was 2009 World silver medalist Jake Herbert of the NYAC at 86 kg, who picked...

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Colon, Ruth, Rey Earn Spots in Finals

June 13, 2015 | 0 Comments

Today, challenge tournaments for 57 kg, 70 kg, 86 kg, and 125 kg brackets took place, and fans that made the trek to Madison, Wisconsin were not disappointed with the action they were able to witness. 57 kg was exactly what fans expected, a bracket with excellent matchups. Cyclone wrestling coach and 2013 World Team...

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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 age of 69. In an industry dominated by strength and speed, what set Rhodes apart? He was just a regular guy;...

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World Team Trials Preview

June 11, 2015 | 0 Comments

By IAwrestle.com This weekend all eyes will now turn to Madison, Wisconsin as they host the World Team Trials and this year all eight of the World Team spots are up for grabs. Last year, we saw Tony Ramos emerge seemingly out of thin air to become USA’s 57 kg representative. Iowa also got World...

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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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USA Wrestling Weekly, June 5th, 2015

June 8, 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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By Stephen Stonebraker It’s discussed every season and of course the results are highly opinionated and subjective. Fans gather on message boards and at restaurants in between sessions at the NCAA tournament and often the topic comes up. Who is the best to never win an NCAA title? Some fans take the question jokingly saying,...

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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 John Marchello, Jeremy Spates, Kevin LeValley, Dan Wirnsberger, Troy Nickerson, Rich Bender. Listen LIVE every Saturday on iHeart Radio. http://traffic.libsyn.com/takedownwrestling/TDR_943.mp3...

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