By Alexandra Pernice | May 26, 2015, 10:27 a.m. (ET) Sharon Jacobson had not made a finals appearance at the U.S. Open since her last championship win in 2006. In fact, she had not competed in wrestling at all since her fourth-place finish at the 2012 U.S. Open. Instead, Jacobson had taken a hiatus from...

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Takedown Wrestling Episode 321

June 3, 2015 | 0 Comments

This week on Takedown; the Quakers add a legendary Wildcat to their coaching staff. Nine freestylers strike Gold in Akron, and we’ll and spend a little time with the one they call “Man Kind”. Takedown Wrestling airs in 52 countries. Check your local cable providers for show listings on the Fight Network. Search “Takedown Wrestling”....

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Wrestling Needs More Comedy

June 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

“PINNED” is about a 35 Year old down and out former High School Wrestling Champion who coaches a middle school team of misfit kids. It’s the wrestling version of “The Bad News Bears,” “The Mighty Ducks,” with a hint of “Kingpin” and “Vision Quest”. You can help by visiting this website and donating as little...

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  Kocianski began wrestling on the Notre Dame High School scholastic wrestling team. She was the first female varsity wrestler in the school’s history. She became the North-East freestyle women’s champion (72 kg weight class) in 1999, and also won the 72 kg weight class at the New York State Fair Tournament the same year. At the...

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Steve Fraser is Growing Greco

June 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

By Richard Immel The National Collegiate Wrestling Association, United States Wrestling Foundation and USA Wrestling have teamed up to form the Go Greco Initiative with aspirations of providing a university level Greco-Roman league in the United States. The league will function under the established governance model of the NCWA by creating Greco-Roman programs at current...

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Who was Jeff Blatnick?

June 1, 2015 | 0 Comments

Takedown Radio #TDR942

May 30, 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 5/30 /15 features Joe Russell, Mick Foley, Eric Keller, Brian Anderson, John Oostendorp, Shaun Lally. Listen LIVE every Saturday on iHeart Radio....

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MANHEIM, Pa. (EMUEagles.com) — For the first time in Eastern Michigan University wrestling history, the Eagles garnered the top spot in the nation on the National Wrestling Coaches Association’s All-Academic teams, announced by the NWCA Friday, May 22. “I’m really proud of our guys for all the hard work they have put into winning an...

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NEW YORK CITY — Oklahoma State wrestling standout Alex Dieringer competed in Beat the Streets’ Salsa in the Square event on Thursday evening in Times Square, where he was victorious. The event featured Team USA against Team Cuba in Greco-Roman, women’s freestyle and men’s freestyle. Fresh off his second-consecutive NCAA Division I championship, Dieringer faced...

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Lance Palmer’s Transition Into MMA

May 28, 2015 | 0 Comments

World Featherweight Championship (Champion) Lance Palmer (9-1) vs. (Challenger) Chris Horodecki (21-5-1) In the main event, reigning WSOF World Featherweight Champion Lance Palmer (9-1) will put his title on the line for the first time against Canadian challenger and battle-tested veteran Chris “The Polish Hammer” Horodecki (21-5-1) while, in the co-main event, WSOF World Heavyweight...

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Beasley came to NC State with head wrestling coach Pat Popolizio in spring 2012. Prior to coming to coach the Wolfpack mat program, the two had worked together at Binghamton University in upstate New York for the 2011-12 season. In the three seasons that Beasley has been on staff, NC State wrestling has achieved new...

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Takedown Radio Division III Special

May 28, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Fight Network presents Takedown Radio LIVE from the iHeart Studios in Des Moines. 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. 9:00 am  Joe Russell-...

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Austin DeVoe from Colorado School of Mines

May 28, 2015 | 0 Comments

DeVoe took over as the institution’s Head Wrestling Coach in July 2014 after one season as the Interim Head Coach during the 2013-14 season. For the previous two seasons prior to his interim season, DeVoe served as an assistant on the Mines coaching staff. Prior to his time at Mines, DeVoe served as the Assistant...

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Takedown Wrestling Episode 320

May 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

This week on Takedown; a rivalry reborn in Times Square. We’ll tell you who made the 2015 Asic’s All-American team, and go one-on-one with Coyte Cooper. The Takedown Wrestling television program went on air over six years ago presenting timely wrestling news in an entertaining and information packed television program. The show is aired by...

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Takedown Radio #TDR941

May 23, 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. This week featured Jay Borschel, Rob Koll, Reece Humphrey, John Stutzman, Tom Borelli, Mike Chapman. Listen LIVE every Saturday on iHeart Radio. http://traffic.libsyn.com/takedownwrestling/TDR941.mp3  ...

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