Tony Ramos

Photo by Ben Strandberg ( North Carolina assistant coach Tony Ramos announced big new regarding his future in the sport today on his personal website, Team Ramos. After considering his future in the sport, Ramos has...

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In all three Olympic styles, USA Wrestling is taking steps to increase access to senior level wrestlers for the junior level athletes at the RTCs. Helen Maroulis is an example of a junior aged athlete who went on to win a senior world championship. Trials

Day Two Trials Preview, Part One

April 6, 2016 | 0 Comments

[COVER PHOTO: TONY ROTUNDO (WRESTLERSAREWARRIORS.COM] Part Four in a series of previews for the Olympic Trials Today’s preview will cover day two of the Olympic Trials on Sunday, April 10th. Here are the previous installments...

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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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Live Blab with Tony Ramos

January 18, 2016 | 0 Comments

Tonight the crew from will be talking with two-time World Team member, Tony Ramos of Titan Mercury and Hawkeye Wrestling Club live on Blab at 8:00 PM. Blab is a new social media medium...

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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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Dan Dennis and Same Hazewinkel are both represented in the January Freestyle Rankings

January Freestyle Rankings

January 4, 2016 | 0 Comments

The January freestyle rankings come on the heels of the largest and most important event in terms of qualifying athletes for the Olympic Team Trials. The U.S. Nationals/Trials Qualifier qualified 39 men’s freestyle athletes and...

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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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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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