Brent Metcalf

Brent Metcalf: It’s been a whirlwind

April 4, 2017 | 0 Comments

Day One Olympic Team Trials Preview, Part 2

April 5, 2016 | 0 Comments

Part Two in a series of Olympic Team Trials Previews Yesterday, we looked at the three lightest weights which will be contested on day one of the Olympic Team Trials. We continue that today with...

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March Freestyle Rankings

March Freestyle Rankings Powered by Adidas

March 2, 2016 | 0 Comments

March Freestyle Rankings Powered by Adidas Saturday marks the second opportunity for the men’s freestyle team to attempt to qualify their weight for the Olympics. The four athletes competing in Texas all sit at the...

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Varner captures silver at Ivan Yarygin

January 31, 2016 | 0 Comments

USA finished their tournament in Russia with just two medalists – both coming on the final day Don’t count out Jake Varner just yet. With the Olympic year upon us, all wrestlers are making a...

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Tony Ramos Yarygin 2016 Bracket

Yarygin 2016 Brackets

January 28, 2016 | 1 Comments

Below you can find the 2016 Yarygin brackets and Paris GP brackets American fans will be happy to know that Snyder and Varner cannot meet until the finals. As expected, world champions Gadisov and Gatsalov...

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Kyle Snyder became the youngest world champion in American history in September. Fellow world champ Abdulrashid Sadulaev will be staying at 86kg for Yarygin 2016

Yarygin 2016 Preview, Part 1

January 26, 2016 | 0 Comments

Hawkeye Wrestling Club sends potential Olympians to Yarygin 2016 The Olympic year in Men’s Freestyle kicks off in a big way this weekend. While Iran did hold it’s Takhti Cup two weekends ago, this weekend...

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Team USA sending strong group to Ivan Yarygin

January 15, 2016 | 0 Comments

Team USA will be sending eight quality wrestlers to the Ivan Yarygin led by 2015 World Champion Kyle Snyder. The 2016 freestyle season is about to ramp up into overdrive, and as far as top...

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Tervel Dlagnev and Zach Rey are among those in Takedown's first domestic freestyle rankings

Domestic Freestyle Rankings

October 30, 2015 | 1 Comments

All of the world championships for 2015 have been completed, which means everyone can now focus 100% on the upcoming Rio Olympics. With that in mind, we have prepared domestic senior level rankings for all...

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Kevin Jackson On Iowa State

October 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

Kevin Jackson weighs in on his new partnership with Nike Wrestling and discusses the upcoming season for the Iowa State Cyclones....

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With the World Championships completed we almost get right into the Olympic run for USA Wrestling. Don’t believe me? If we look at the schedule the Bill Farrell International is less than two months away...

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USA Freestyle Team Has What it Takes

September 3, 2015 | 0 Comments

Perhaps I have learned my lesson from the Junior freestyle team that I will not be so bold to predict a team title out of this bunch, too many things can go wrong and if...

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Takedown Wrestling Episode 331

August 12, 2015 | 0 Comments

This week on Takedown, Division-I rivals get ready to Grapple on the Gridiron. Plus; major college recruiting news, and a live interview with the top-ranked 55-kilo woman in the world… Stay tuned, because it all starts…right...

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Next week in Toronto, Canada the 17th Pan American Games will take place and it is very apparent that Team USA is taking the event very seriously, as they will be sending their “A” squad...

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Aaron Pico after Junior World Team Trials

June 19, 2015 | 0 Comments

Wrestling sensation Aaron Pico, proved once again why many consider him to be one of the greatest high school wrestlers of all time as he defeated NCAA All American and 2016 National champion hopeful Zain...

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