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1 hours ago InterMat
 The Most Interesting Regular Season Matchups for Current #1's
Lehigh 197 lber Michael Beard (photo courtesy of Sam Janicki; SJanickiPhoto.com) From the outside, it may seem that the #1 wrestler at each weight is untouchable. However, as we have seen historically and most recently in the Yianni vs. Gomez match, sometimes it just takes the right matchup to tak...

4 hours ago Mat Talk Online
 Daily Wrestling News for November 27, 2022 presented by Resilite
Catching you up on the day's wrestling news from around the world with Mat Talk Online's curated Daily Wrestling Newsletter sponsored by Resilite.

1 day ago InterMat
 Dual of the Week: #15 Penn at #2 Iowa
Iowa 149 lber Max Murin (left) and Penn's Doug Zapf (photos courtesy of Sam Janicki; SJanickiPhoto.com) The Thanksgiving holiday has slowed down college wrestling this week as only three duals take place between today and Sunday. Luckily, we still have a fun dual to discuss for our "Dual of the We...


2 days ago Mat Talk Online
 Daily Wrestling News for November 24, 2022 presented by Resilite
Catching you up on the day's wrestling news from around the world with Mat Talk Online's curated Daily Wrestling Newsletter sponsored by Resilite.

3 days ago InterMat
 2022-23 True Freshman Competition Tracker
NC State freshman 149 lber Jackson Arrington (photos courtesy of Sam Janicki; SJanickiPhoto.com) During the offseason, the NCAA enacted a handful of new measures that would impact the way that true freshmen would be used in wrestling, going forward. The key components of these changes included wres...


3 days ago InterMat
 Reasons for Each of the Big 12 Schools to Be Thankful
Keegan O'Toole at the 2022 All Star Classic (photo courtesy of Sam Janicki; SJanickiPhoto.com) North Dakota State-Highest D1 ranking ever In the most recent coaches' poll, NDSU achieved their highest ranking in program history at #15. That's an incredible feat for this staff and team. Oklahoma Sta...


3 days ago InterMat
 DI Live Streaming Guide (11/26 -11/27/2022)
The 2022 NCAA Championships (photos courtesy of Sam Janicki; SJanickiPhoto.com) Due to the Thanksgiving holiday, we've got a very light slate of duals over the next week, which is the fourth week of the 2022-23 regular season. Only three duals are on the schedule for Thursday-Sunday. Since it can b...

4 days ago InterMat
 EIWA Rankings (11/23/2022)
Top-ranked 165 lber Josh Ogunsanya of Columbia (photo courtesy of Sam Janicki; SJanickiPhoto.com) 2022-23 EIWA Rankings (11/23/2022)



4 days ago Mat Talk Online
 Daily Wrestling News for November 23, 2022 presented by Resilite
Catching you up on the day's wrestling news from around the world with Mat Talk Online's curated Daily Wrestling Newsletter sponsored by Resilite.

4 days ago InterMat
 2022 All-Star Classic Results
Andrew Alirez at the All-Star Classic (photo courtesy of Sam Janicki; SJanickiPhoto.com) All-Star Classic Results 125 - Patrick McKee (Minnesota) fall Kysen Terukina (Iowa State) 3:48 133 - Lucas Byrd (Illinois) dec Michael McGee (Arizona State) 3-2 157 - Will Lewan (Michigan) dec Bryce Andonia...

4 days ago InterMat
 Five Things We Learned About the Big Ten in Week Three
Michigan 141 lber Cole Mattin (photo courtesy of Sam Janicki; SJanickiPhoto.com) This week in Big Ten wrestling action was highlighted by upsets. Maryland and Indiana - two teams that have perennially been at the bottom of the conference in recent years - both earned wins over ranked opponents in ...

4 days ago InterMat
 ACC Week Three Wrap-Up
Keystone Classic champion Jonah Niesenbaum of Duke (photo courtesy of Tony DiMarco/FantasyCollegeWrestling) Duke: The Blue Devils traveled north to the Keystone Classic in Philadelphia this weekend. #32 Jonah Neisenbaum continued his strong start to the season and picked up his second tournament ti...

4 days ago Mat Talk Online
 Olympic silver medalist Brandon Paulson of PINnacle Wrestling School – OTM655
Olympic silver medalist and PINnacle Wrestling School’s Brandon Paulson Anoka, Minnesota native Brandon Paulson is a wrestling-lifer. One of the brains behind one of the most successful youth and high school wrestling clubs in the country (PINnacle Wrestling School) along with Jared Lawrence, Paulso...

4 days ago Weighing In
 Olympic silver medalist Brandon Paulson of PINnacle Wrestling School – OTM655
Olympic silver medalist and PINnacle Wrestling School’s Brandon Paulson Anoka, Minnesota native Brandon Paulson is a wrestling-lifer. One of the brains behind one of the most successful youth and high school wrestling clubs in the country (PINnacle Wrestling School) along with Jared Lawrence, Paulso...

4 days ago On The Mat
 Olympic silver medalist Brandon Paulson of PINnacle Wrestling School - OTM655
Olympic silver medalist and PINnacle Wrestling School’s Brandon Paulson?<br />Anoka, Minnesota native Brandon Paulson is a wrestling-lifer. One of the brains behind one of the most successful youth and high school wrestling clubs in the country (PINnacle Wrestling School) along with Jared Lawrence, ...

4 days ago InterMat
 EIWA Week Three Wrap-Up
Keystone Classic champion Anthony Artalona (photo courtesy of Tony DiMarco/Fantasy College Wrestling) A lot of various action this week in the EIWA. The biggest, most surprising news was Yianni's 75-match win streak coming to an end. Austin Gomez (#3 @ 149) shocked most of the country with his 9-3 ...




5 days ago InterMat
 2022 All-Star Classic Preview and Predictions
Carter Starocci (left) and Mekhi Lewis will clash in the main event at the 2022 All-Star Classic (photos courtesy of Sam Janicki; SJanickiPhoto.com) After a short hiatus, the NWCA All-Star Classic is back with a very strong card. The following is a match-by-match preview of the event that takes pla...

5 days ago InterMat
 7 Big Stories from the Week in College Wrestling (11/21/2022)
Austin Gomez (right) and Yianni Diakomihalis in Saturday's dual (photos courtesy of Darl Zehr/Cornell athletics) Each college season has that one week where everything goes off the rails. Once that week takes place, it establishes the new year as its own and not the previous campaign. Needless to ...


5 days ago Mat Talk Online
 How the Top 25 (and more) Fared – November 14-20, 2022
A quick look at the results of dual meet competition for the Division I wrestling programs in a newspaper style &#8220;How The Top 25 Fared&#8221; format. Rank Team Record This Week's Results 1 Penn State (1-0) 2 Iowa (4-0) WON Army West Point 28-13, Buffalo 35-7, Sacred Heart 35-6 3 Missouri (1-1) ...

5 days ago InterMat
 Pac-12 Week Three Wrap-Up
Oregon State All-American Brandon Kaylor (photos courtesy of Tony Rotundo; WrestlersAreWarriors.com) Is there a new look in the desert? A new two-piece singlet, new arena, and new faces to the lineup did not stop the fact that Arizona State is still one of the best teams in the country. The Sun De...

6 days ago InterMat
 Weekend Dual Results (11/21/2002)
West Virginia All-American Peyton Hall (photos courtesy of Sam Janicki; SJanickiPhoto.com) Saturday's Dual Results Wisconsin 19 Cornell 13 125 - Eric Barnett (Wisconsin) dec Brett Ungar (Cornell) 6-5 133 - Vito Arujau (Cornell) maj Taylor LaMont (Wisconsin) 17-6 141 - Vince Cornella (Cornell) de...

6 days ago Mat Talk Online
 Daily Wrestling News for November 21, 2022 presented by Resilite
Catching you up on the day's wrestling news from around the world with Mat Talk Online's curated Daily Wrestling Newsletter sponsored by Resilite.

7 days ago Mat Talk Online
 Daily Wrestling News for November 20, 2022 presented by Resilite
Catching you up on the day's wrestling news from around the world with Mat Talk Online's curated Daily Wrestling Newsletter sponsored by Resilite.

7 days ago InterMat
 The Most Shocking College Wrestling Upsets of the Last 20 Years
Darrion Caldwell at the 2009 NCAA Championships (photos courtesy of Tony Rotundo; WrestlersAreWarriors.com) We're just a few hours removed from one of the most shocking college wrestling upsets in recent memory. Wisconsin's Austin Gomez put together a 9-3 victory over three-time NCAA champion Yianni...


8 days ago InterMat
 Friday's Dual Results (11/18/2022)
Maryland 125 lber Braxton Brown (top) (photos courtesy of UMD athletics) Friday's DI Dual Results Indiana 22 Princeton 13 125 - Jacob Moran (Indiana) FFT 133 - Henry Porter (Indiana) maj Sean Pierson (Princeton) 12-4 141 - Cayden Rooks (Indiana) dec Danny Coles (Princeton) 12-9 149 - Graham Rook...

8 days ago Mat Talk Online
 Daily Wrestling News for November 19, 2022 presented by Resilite
Catching you up on the day's wrestling news from around the world with Mat Talk Online's curated Daily Wrestling Newsletter sponsored by Resilite.



9 days ago InterMat
 The Wrestling Fan's Guide to the MMA Weekend (11/18/22)
Tyrell Fortune competing in freestyle (photos courtesy of Tony Rotundo; WrestlersAreWarriors.com) The college wrestling season has returned, and there are seemingly matches every day now. However, that does not stop the MMA conveyor belt. This weekend several former wrestlers will be in action. The ...

9 days ago InterMat
 Jagger's Friday Mailbag - 11/18/2022
Virginia Tech freshman Caleb Henson (photos courtesy of Sam Janicki; SJanickiPhoto.com) Welcome back, folks. The college season is off to a hot start and we have plenty of questions to get to. Let's not waste any time here so you can quickly get to roasting me in the comments section. Thoughts on ...

9 days ago Mat Talk Online
 Daily Wrestling News for November 18, 2022 presented by Resilite
Catching you up on the day's wrestling news from around the world with Mat Talk Online's curated Daily Wrestling Newsletter sponsored by Resilite.

9 days ago InterMat
 Thursday's DI Dual Results (11/17/22)
Arizona State's 2x All-American Michael McGee (photos courtesy of Sam Janicki; SJanickiPhoto.com) Thursday's DI Dual Results Iowa 28 Army West Point 13 125 - Ethan Berginc (Army West Point) fall Aidan Harris (Iowa) 2:30 133 - Cullan Schriever (Iowa) dec Richard Treanor (Army West Point) 2-0 141 ...

9 days ago InterMat
 The Mind of Mendez
Ohio State freshman star Jesse Mendez (photo courtesy of Sam Janicki; SJanickiPhoto.com) Ohio State freshman Jesse Mendez has been working off the same list of goals he wrote when he was 8 years old. The items on it are hyper-ambitious, but Mendez is the type of talent who could make even his loftie...


9 days ago Mat Talk Online
 Episode 100 features 100 seconds of NC State Trivia with Coach Popolizio and heavyweight Owen Trephan – NCS100
It’s spanned five years, two hosts, dozens of guests, but just one head coach. We’ve finally made it to the milestone 100th episode of the #PackMentality Pop-Ins Podcast. Host Hayden Hidlay speaks with head coach Pat Popolizio to celebrate the mark and talk about the start of the season before getti...

9 days ago Pack Mentality
 Episode 100 features 100 seconds of NC State Trivia with Coach Popolizio and heavyweight Owen Trephan - NCS100
It’s spanned five years, two hosts, dozens of guests, but just one head coach. We’ve finally made it to the milestone 100th episode of the #PackMentality Pop-Ins Podcast. Host Hayden Hidlay speaks with head coach Pat Popolizio to celebrate the mark and talk about the start of the season before getti...

9 days ago Always Aggressive
 Always Aggressive Podcast | Season 4, Episode 7
Coach Tony Ersland joins hosts Tanner Lipsett and Cory Palm to discuss the season-opening dual against Rider and preview this week's Boilermaker Duals Quad with Cleveland State, Northern Illinois and Chattanooga.




10 days ago InterMat
 FCW's Week 3 Fantasy Outlook (11/17 -11/20)
Minnesota's NCAA qualifier Michael Blockhus (photo courtesy of Sam Janicki; SJanickiPhoto.com) Week 2 continued the trend of great matchups and surprising upsets. Here is your Fantasy Roundup for Week 2: For the week itself though, that honor goes to 149 Michael Blockhus (Minn). Blockhus recorded t...


10 days ago InterMat
 DI Live Streaming Guide (11/17 -11/20/2022)
The 2022 NCAA Championships (photos courtesy of Sam Janicki; SJanickiPhoto.com) We've got a great slate of duals over the next week, which is the third week of the 2022-23 regular season. 38 duals are on the schedule for Thursday-Sunday. Since it can be difficult to figure out where and when to wat...

10 days ago Mat Talk Online
 Daily Wrestling News for November 17, 2022 presented by Resilite
Catching you up on the day's wrestling news from around the world with Mat Talk Online's curated Daily Wrestling Newsletter sponsored by Resilite.


10 days ago InterMat
 Dual of the Week: #3 Missouri at #5 Arizona State
Missouri's Zach Elam (left) and Arizona State's Cohlton Schultz (photos courtesy of Sam Janicki; SJanickiPhoto.com) Who's ready for some Thursday night wrestling! The schedule-makers and wrestling gods must have known it was a certain InterMat employee's birthday on Thursday and decided to throw a p...

10 days ago Mat Talk Online
 Mat Stats 15: Looking at the scoring from the NWCA All-Star Classic
The MatStats boys talk about the NWCA All-Star Match coming back on 11/22/22.&#160; They discuss the history of this classic.&#160; MatStats also uses the NWCA All-Star Match as a control group for possible team scoring changes and how much they are needed for the fans and to promote more action and...

10 days ago InterMat
 A Burning Desire to Compete: Wyoming Grad Archie Colgan Prepares for Friday's Bellator Fight
Archie Colgan wrestling at Wyoming (photo courtesy of Wyoming athletics) As another college wrestling season kicks into high gear, it is important to remember that the competition does not always end on the mat. On Friday's Bellator 288 card, Archie Colgan will return to action looking to take anoth...

10 days ago InterMat
 #5 Junior Sinclair Verbals to Missouri
Aeoden Sinclair at the 2022 16U freestyle national finals (photo courtesy of Tony Rotundo; WrestlersAreWarriors.com) Today, the #5 overall recruit in the Class of 2024, Aeoden Sinclair (Milton, WI) announced his collegiate intentions via social media. Sinclair has committed to Brian Smith's Missouri...


11 days ago InterMat
 Three Highlights from Week Two in the Big 12
Victor Voinovich (left) and Manzona Bryant at Saturday's dual (photo courtesy of Tony DiMarco) Another week of wrestling down in the Big 12 and here are three of the biggest highlights from around conference this week in wrestling. Eli Griffin wins two in Iowa California Baptist saw what was likel...


11 days ago Mat Talk Online
 Daily Wrestling News for November 16, 2022 presented by Resilite
Catching you up on the day's wrestling news from around the world with Mat Talk Online's curated Daily Wrestling Newsletter sponsored by Resilite.


11 days ago InterMat
 ACC Week Two Wrap-Up
North Carolina's Doubles on the Diamond dual against Michigan (photo courtesy of Jeffrey Camarati/UNC athletics) When I moved to Virginia from Nebraska after college, I came with the expectation of living here for two years before moving on to my next adventure. Fast forward 16 years and now, Charlo...

11 days ago Mat Talk Online
 Michigan’s Sean Bormet and Oklahoma State’s John Smith talk Bout at the Ballpark 2023
Bout at the Ballpark presented by Kubota will return to Globe Life Field for the second straight year. The event will feature competition with NCAA ranked Oklahoma State (11) and Michigan (5) on Friday, February 3, 2023. The event will feature a new format this year, with one wrestling mat placed on...

11 days ago InterMat
 Rosters Set for Men's and Women's Freestyle World Cup in December
The Xtream Arena in Coralville, Iowa site of the 2022 World Cup (photo courtesy of Sam Janicki; SJanickiPhoto.com) USA Wrestling has announced its lineups for both its men's freestyle and women's freestyle teams which will compete at the Men's and Women's Freestyle World Cup at Xtream Arena in Coral...

11 days ago InterMat
 EIWA Week Two Wrap-Up
Bucknell 141 lber Darren Miller (photo courtesy of Bucknell athletics) A majority of the conference was in action this weekend. There were some outstanding performances. Penn seemed to keep things rolling from where they left off last year at the Journeyman Round Robin event in Bethlehem. Ethan Berg...

11 days ago InterMat
 Five Things We Learned About the Big Ten in Week Two
Paddy Gallagher's Ohio State home debut (photo courtesy of Sam Janicki; SJanickiPhoto.com) The 2022-23 NCAA wrestling season is in full swing as all Big Ten teams now have at least one competition under their belts. Rutgers, Penn State, Ohio State, and Purdue all held their home openers this past ...

12 days ago InterMat
 Pac-12 Week Two Wrap-Up
Tiger Style Invite Champion Antonio Lorenzo (photo courtesy of Mark Lundy; LutteLens.com) Little Rock and Cal Poly finish on the podium at Tiger Style Invitational Cal Poly finished second out of six teams at the Tiger Style Invitational. Antonio Lorenzo and Bernie Truax helped lead the Mustangs t...



12 days ago InterMat
 The Best of Bethlehem
Peyton Robb (left) and Ed Scott at WrangleMania (photo courtesy of Tony DiMarco;FantasyCollege Wrestling/InterMat) Over the weekend, I was able to make it up to Bethlehem, Pennsylvania for two days of great wrestling, despite Mother Nature's best efforts on Friday, coupled with the usual traffic non...



 JT#1's Notes, Thoughts & Observations for Week 3 of the 2022-2023 Wrestling Season!
Not even a full month into the season &amp; already upsets, upsets, upsets!! With the mass amount of surprises, parity &amp; other outlandish things that happen in this sport, you never know what to expect. A ton happened this past week, let's take a look....<br /><br /><br /><table align="center" c...

13 days ago InterMat
 7 Big Stories from the Week in College Wrestling (11/14/2022)
Lock Haven 125 lber Anthony Noto after his win at WrangleMania (photo courtesy of Sam Janicki; SJanickiPhoto.com) Week two of the collegiate wrestling season is in the books! Man, it was a good one too. Most programs took the mat in one form or another. I like this time of year, because you have so...

13 days ago Mat Talk Online
 Daily Wrestling News for November 14, 2022 presented by Resilite
Catching you up on the day's wrestling news from around the world with Mat Talk Online's curated Daily Wrestling Newsletter sponsored by Resilite.

13 days ago InterMat
 Weekend Dual Results (11/13/2002)
Rider's Quinn Kinner (photo courtesy of Rider athletics) Saturday's Dual Results Oklahoma State 25 Lehigh 6 125 - Trevor Mastrogiovanni (Oklahoma State) dec Carter Bailey (Lehigh) 4-2SV 133 - Daton Fix (Oklahoma State) tech Connor McGonagle (Lehigh) 15-5 141 - Carter Young (Oklahoma State) dec ...

13 days ago Initiate Contact
 Instant Reaction Cal Baptist
Gavin and Keaton talk about the first dual of the Iowa Hawkeye wrestling season

2 weeks ago InterMat
 American Men's Freestyle Rankings - November 12th, 2022
Four-time World Champion Kyle Dake (photo courtesy of Tony Rotundo; WrestlersAreWarriors.com) 57KG Two-time World/Olympic trials runner-up #2 Vito Arujau lost in the round of 16 at the U23 World Championships to eventual bronze medalist Bekzat Almaz Uulu (KGZ) and was eliminated from competition. ...

2 weeks ago InterMat
 Friday's Dual Results (11/11/2022)
2021 NCAA Runner-Up Nino Bonaccorsi (photos courtesy of Sam Janicki; SJanickiPhoto.com) Friday Night Dual Results Penn State 44 Lock Haven 3 125 - Anthony Noto (Lock Haven) maj Gary Steen (Penn State) 14-4 133 - Roman Bravo-Young (Penn State) tech Gable Strickland (Lock Haven) 23-8 141 - Beau ...


2 weeks ago Mat Talk Online
 World Cup host Josh Schamberger had wrestling in mind with Coralville’s Xtream Arena
Josh Schamberger is the President at the Iowa City/Coralville Area Conventions and Visitors Bureau. On December 10-11, Coralville’s Xtream Arena will host a wrestling first &#8211; the men’s and women’s freestyle World Cup &#8211; at the same time. Check out the GearUP campaign I’ve joined on with i...


2 weeks ago InterMat
 2022-23's Top 50 Collegiate Wrestlers: #6 - #10
2x NCAA finalist and 2021 champion Shane Griffith (photos courtesy of Tony Rotundo; WrestlersAreWarriors.com) During the 2021-22 preseason, InterMat debuted our top-50 wrestlers list and revealed all 50 day-by-day in the lead up to the regular season. Our second iteration of this feature will spotl...

2 weeks ago InterMat
 This Week in the Big 12 (11/11)
California Baptist 184 lber Caden Gerlach (photos courtesy of Tony Rotundo; WrestlersAreWarriors.com) It's week two of the college wrestling season and after a great start for the Big 12 with North Dakota State and Iowa State knocking off Nebraska and Wisconsin, some other conference squads have a s...

2 weeks ago InterMat
 How Penn State's Freshman Used Their Redshirt Years to Grow on - and off - the Mat
Penn State redshirt freshman Shayne Van Ness Shayne Van Ness walked into the annex outside the Lorenzo Wrestling Complex on Monday swinging a plastic gallon water jug emblazoned with four words written in black Sharpie: Never care, never scared. "It's just a little thing to remind me that no matte...


2 weeks ago Mat Talk Online
 Daily Wrestling News for November 11, 2022 presented by Resilite
Catching you up on the day's wrestling news from around the world with Mat Talk Online's curated Daily Wrestling Newsletter sponsored by Resilite.

2 weeks ago Mat Talk Online
 Grand View’s record dual meet win streaks
Grand View is in the midst of two of the longest win streaks in college sports history. The Grand View dual meet win streak currently sits at 116 wins in a row and the NAIA win streak sits at 143 dual meet wins in a row. Updated 11/11/22. THE OVERALL STREAK Streak Date Opponent Division [&#8230;]

2 weeks ago InterMat
 Paniro Johnson Conditions Himself for Early Success at Iowa State
Iowa State freshman Paniro Johnson (photo courtesy of Iowa State athletics) For Paniro Johnson, running WAS wrestling. Iowa State coach Kevin Dresser hammered that into his freshman 149-pounder's head the moment he stepped onto the Cyclones' campus last year, as he labored through a 1 1/2-mile run...


2 weeks ago InterMat
 The Making of Battle at Bragg and Doubles on the Diamond
Coleman Scott (left) and Scotti Sentes (photo courtesy of Sam Janicki (Sentes)/Tony Rotundo (Scott) We've all seen this quote on shirts and posters peppered across the country at wrestling tournaments. For a long time, the gym floor was the only place where teams would hold dual meets, but as the s...


2 weeks ago Weighing In
 U.S. National Women’s Freestyle Coach Terry Steiner – OTM654
Terry Steiner has led USA Wrestling’s women’s program since its welcome into the Olympic family. Heading into next month’s World Cup in Coralville, Team USA has a shot to take on the juggernaut Japanese on home soil for the first time since the 2003 World Championships. Josh Schamberger of the Iowa ...

2 weeks ago Mat Talk Online
 U.S. National Women’s Freestyle Coach Terry Steiner – OTM654
Terry Steiner has led USA Wrestling’s women’s program since its welcome into the Olympic family. Heading into next month’s World Cup in Coralville, Team USA has a shot to take on the juggernaut Japanese on home soil for the first time since the 2003 World Championships. Josh Schamberger of the Iowa ...

2 weeks ago On The Mat
 U.S Women's National Freestyle Coach Terry Steiner - OTM654
U.S. Women’s National Team Coach Terry Steiner goes On The Mat?<br />Terry Steiner has led USA Wrestling’s women’s program since its welcome into the Olympic family. Heading into next month’s World Cup in Coralville, Team USA has a shot to take on the juggernaut Japanese on home soil for the first t...


2 weeks ago Mat Talk Online
 Busy week with signing day and Rider looming – AAS4E6
It is a busy week for the Purdue Wrestling crew with the Clarion Open last Sunday, National Signing Day on Wednesday, and&#160;the home opener against Rider coming up next Sunday and we break it all down.&#160; The Boilermakers brought home six championships, a first place team finish, seven finalis...