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Fresno State to drop wrestling program

Photo/Tony Rotundo, WrestlersAreWarriors.com Fresno State's wrestling program is being eliminated for the second time in 14 years. The school announced Friday that the Fresno State wrestling program, which was dropped in 2006 in a cost-cutting move and returned to...

HWC releases limited amount of tickets to HWC Showdown Open on Nov. 1

IOWA CITY, Iowa -- The Hawkeye Wrestling Club announced Friday that a limited number of tickets will be available for the HWC Showdown Open on Sunday, Nov. 1, at Xtream Arena in Coralville. Tickets will go on sale to the general public Wednesday, Oct. 21 at 12 p.m....

Indiana wrestling mourns loss of James Lee Moore

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. -- James Lee Moore, 94, was born in Bloomington, attended Bloomington High School South and wrestled at Indiana University. The Indiana wrestling family sends its condolences to the family on his passing on October 12, 2020. James Lee MooreIn 1987...

Wilson named head men’s, women’s wrestling coach at Albion College

ALBION -- On Thursday, Albion College Director of Athletics Matt Arend announced the hiring of Adam Wilson as the head men's and women's wrestling coach. Wilson will bring back men's wrestling after its disbandment from the college in the 1970s while establishing the...

NCAA grants winter athletes additional season

The NCAA's Division I Council voted this week to grant all winter athletes, including wrestlers, who compete during the 2020-21 season, an additional season of eligibility due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Spring athletes were previously granted an additional season of...

Gable to receive Presidential Medal of Freedom

Dan Gable (right) with wife Kathy (Photo/Mark Lundy, Lutte-Lens.com) The National Wrestling Hall of Fame and National Wrestling Hall of Fame Dan Gable Museum are excited to announce that Dan Gable will be receiving the Presidential Medal of Freedom. Established by...

Tulsa, Kansas City, Philadelphia, Cleveland to host NCAAs

The 2023 NCAA Division I Championships will be held at the BOK Center in Tulsa On Wednesday, the NCAA announced the host sites for the NCAA Wrestling Championships for 2023-2026. The 2023 NCAA Division I Wrestling Championships will be held at the BOK Center in Tulsa,...

Appalachian State announces full coaching staff

D.J. Fehlman will serve as App State's volunteer assistant coach (Photo/Lock Haven Athletics) BOONE, N.C. -- App State Wrestling head coach JohnMark Bentley has announced his full coaching staff for the 2020-21 season, with the three assistant spots being held by Ian...

Welch named assistant coach at The Citadel

HARLESTON, S.C. -- Luke Welch has been named the new assistant wrestling coach at The Citadel, it was announced by head coach Ryan LeBlanc. "I am very excited to have Luke join our program," said LeBlanc. "He brings a wealth of knowledge from both his experience as a...

Fresno State to drop wrestling program

Photo/Tony Rotundo, WrestlersAreWarriors.com Fresno State's wrestling program is being eliminated for the second time in 14 years. The school announced Friday that the Fresno State wrestling program, which was dropped in 2006 in a cost-cutting move and returned to...

HWC releases limited amount of tickets to HWC Showdown Open on Nov. 1

IOWA CITY, Iowa -- The Hawkeye Wrestling Club announced Friday that a limited number of tickets will be available for the HWC Showdown Open on Sunday, Nov. 1, at Xtream Arena in Coralville. Tickets will go on sale to the general public Wednesday, Oct. 21 at 12 p.m....

Indiana wrestling mourns loss of James Lee Moore

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. -- James Lee Moore, 94, was born in Bloomington, attended Bloomington High School South and wrestled at Indiana University. The Indiana wrestling family sends its condolences to the family on his passing on October 12, 2020. James Lee MooreIn 1987...

Wilson named head men’s, women’s wrestling coach at Albion College

ALBION -- On Thursday, Albion College Director of Athletics Matt Arend announced the hiring of Adam Wilson as the head men's and women's wrestling coach. Wilson will bring back men's wrestling after its disbandment from the college in the 1970s while establishing the...

NCAA grants winter athletes additional season

The NCAA's Division I Council voted this week to grant all winter athletes, including wrestlers, who compete during the 2020-21 season, an additional season of eligibility due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Spring athletes were previously granted an additional season of...

Gable to receive Presidential Medal of Freedom

Dan Gable (right) with wife Kathy (Photo/Mark Lundy, Lutte-Lens.com) The National Wrestling Hall of Fame and National Wrestling Hall of Fame Dan Gable Museum are excited to announce that Dan Gable will be receiving the Presidential Medal of Freedom. Established by...

Tulsa, Kansas City, Philadelphia, Cleveland to host NCAAs

The 2023 NCAA Division I Championships will be held at the BOK Center in Tulsa On Wednesday, the NCAA announced the host sites for the NCAA Wrestling Championships for 2023-2026. The 2023 NCAA Division I Wrestling Championships will be held at the BOK Center in Tulsa,...

Appalachian State announces full coaching staff

D.J. Fehlman will serve as App State's volunteer assistant coach (Photo/Lock Haven Athletics) BOONE, N.C. -- App State Wrestling head coach JohnMark Bentley has announced his full coaching staff for the 2020-21 season, with the three assistant spots being held by Ian...