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15 hours ago InterMat
 Mike Poeta named head coach at Illinois
Mike Poeta coaching at the 2020 Big Ten Championships; Photo courtesy of Sam Janicki; SJanickiPhoto.com Champaign, Ill. -- Mike Poeta, who established himself as one of Illinois's all-time greatest wrestlers and top assistant coaches in the nation as a member of the Fighting Illini staff, was named ...

15 hours ago InterMat
 Appalachian State Campus Visit
Recently, InterMat took a road trip to Boone, North Carolina to check out the Appalachian State wrestling facilities and other areas of interest on and around campus. Head coach John Mark Bentley, NCAA qualifier Will Formato, and Rachel Gallardo were our hosts for the trip. "The Grind" podcast host...




22 hours ago True-Wrestling
 Franklin & Marshall Update with Coach Mike Rogers
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1 day ago InterMat
 NFHS Releases Weight Class Options for Boys and Girls
INDIANAPOLIS, IN (April 20, 2021) ?" States will have a choice of 12, 13 or 14 weight classes for both boys and girls competition in high school wrestling, effective with the 2023-24 season. This will be the first separate weight classes established for girls in high school wrestling, and it marks...






3 days ago InterMat
 Every EIWA Head Coaching Hire Since 2000
Cary Kolat (right) was hired by Navy following the 2019-20 season (Photo/Sam Janicki; SJanickiPhoto.com)Last week, American University announced the hiring of Jason Borrelli as their new head coach for the 2021-22 campaign. With the EIWA head coaching carousel finished spinning (for new), we at Int...




4 days ago InterMat
 2021 All-Fantasy Wrestling Teams
Demetrius Romero in the NCAA quarterfinals (Photo/Tony Rotundo; WrestlersAreWarriors.com) Now that the 2021 Season has concluded, every team, every conference, and every site has their "End-of-Season" awards, so why not do the same at #FantasyCollegeWrestling? The end of the season leaves us with a...

5 days ago NEWrestle
 Many top ranked wrestlers head to 2021 Ultimate Club Duals
There will be a long list of nationally ranked wrestlers attending the dual tournament this weekend. Locally all eyes will be on MWC. They will be joined by fellow Nebraska wrestlers, Isaac Ekdahl and Kael Lauridsen who are wrestling for Team Shutt and Ben Ziola who is wrestling for M2 Gold. The wei...




6 days ago InterMat
 Weight Management in the Offseason
(Photo/Tony Rotundo; WrestlersAreWarriors.com) Rachel Gallardo is a Dietetic Intern at Appalachian State University in Boone, North Carolina. Rachel will be graduating with her Master's in Nutrition in August and will sit for the Registered Dietitian exam following graduation. She has a background ...




6 days ago InterMat
 UVA Wrestlers Master Rigorous Academic and Athletic Schedule
2021 NCAA All-American Louie Hayes (Photo/Tony Rotundo; WrestlersAreWarriors.com) The University of Virginia has earned the reputation of being one of the top academic institutions in the country and head coach Steve Garland wants his athletes to make the most of their time on Grounds. Coach Garla...





7 days ago Always Aggressive
 Always Aggressive Podcast | Season 2, Episode 22
Coach Tony Ersland joins hosts Tanner Lipsett and Cory Palm to dissect the results from the 2021 NCAA Championships which saw eight Boilermakers record at least one win and two come within one match of the podium. Coach Ersland also does some big-picture talk on what the championships meant to the ...

7 days ago In The Room
 97. Meet the U.S. Greco-Roman Olympic Team
Welcome to In The Room, a wrestling podcast from the Des Moines Register's Cody Goodwin. On today's episode, Cody recaps the greco-roman competition at the 2021 U.S. Olympic Wrestling Trials. STORIES • Former Hawkeye wrestler Thomas Gilman wins spot on U.S. Olympic Team: https://www.desmoinesregis...



8 days ago InterMat
 Jason Borrelli Named Head Coach at American University
Jason Borrelli (center) coaching in the 2021 NCAA Finals (Photo/Sam Janicki, SJanickiPhoto.com) WASHINGTON - Coming off 13 successful seasons as head wrestling coach at Stanford University, Jason Borrelli is switching coasts. American University Director of Athletics & Recreation Dr. Billy Walker ha...


8 days ago InterMat
 Which Rules Matter?
J'den Cox at the 2019 World Championships (Photo/Tony Rotundo; WrestlersAreWarriors.com) Just before the Olympic Trials started in Fort Worth, news began to ripple through the crowd that J'den Cox had missed weight and would not compete in the tournament. As a returning medalist at the non-Olympic w...

8 days ago InterMat
 Nathan Tomasello to Train at Oklahoma RTC
Nathan Tomasello at the Olympic Trials (Photo/Tony Rotundo; WrestlersAreWarriors.com) This morning, on social media, 2015 NCAA champion and national team member, Nathan Tomasello, announced that he will be moving to Oklahoma to train at the Oklahoma RTC. Tomasello stated that situation appeals to h...


9 days ago In The Room
 96. Meet the U.S. Women's Freestyle Olympic Team
Welcome to In The Room, a wrestling podcast from the Des Moines Register's Cody Goodwin. On today's episode, Cody recaps the women’s freestyle competition at the 2021 U.S. Olympic Wrestling Trials. STORIES • Former Hawkeye wrestler Thomas Gilman wins spot on U.S. Olympic Team: https://www.desmoine...

9 days ago InterMat
 Wrestling With Trauma
Richard Perry in the 2018 US Open semifinals (Photo/Tony Rotundo; WrestlersAreWarriors.com) Today, while driving to yet another doctor's appointment in Philadelphia, I noticed a man, probably in his mid-thirties, attempting to cross a busy intersection while in a wheelchair. What caught my eye wasn...

9 days ago iawrestle.com
 Notable Iowa/USA Freco Weekend Results
Ankeny Freestyle Bas Diaz (Waverly Area WC) WBF 2:19 over Jace Anderson (Sebolt WA/Ankeny)   Brent Slade (Moen WA) W 9-8 over Dreshaun Ross (Sebolt WA)   Carter Anderson (Albia) WBF :43 over Gavin Jensen (Big Game WC/Williamsburg)    Gavin Jensen (Big Game WC/Willamsburg) W 10-0 over ...

10 days ago InterMat
 Interview with Jordan Oliver
Jordan Oliver in match two of the Olympic Trials finals (Photo/Tony Rotundo; WrestlersAreWarriors.com) Intermat hit the road over the weekend and traveled to Chapel Hill, North Carolina to film content for an upcoming segment on the site. We were also able to catch up with Jordan Oliver, just abou...







11 days ago On The Mat
 North Carolina head coach Coleman Scott - OTM631
North Carolina head coach Coleman Scott goes On The Mat?<br /><br />Coleman Scott was a four-time All-American at Oklahoma State and a 2012 Olympic bronze medalist in London. In 2021, he coached his first individual champion at North Carolina as Austin O’Connor won the 149-pound title, becoming the ...

11 days ago iawrestle.com
 41st North/South All-Star Dual Matchups
Cove photo by Cam Kramer Saturday, April 10th 6:00pm at Charles City High School 182: Jared Voss (WEST DELAWARE) 182 : Elijah Wagner (LAKE MILLS) 195A: Spencer Mooberry (OSAGE) 195A: Luke Walker (W-SR) 195B: Taner Harvey (BOONE) 195B: Jacob Reicks (NHTV) 106: Nathaniel Bigalk (CRESTON) 106: Cael Lon...

11 days ago InterMat
 Every Big Ten Coaching Hire Since 2000
Mark Manning (right) has led Nebraska since 2000-01 (Photo/Sam Janicki; SJanickiPhoto.com) With the retirement of longtime Illinois head coach Jim Heffernan on Thursday, a marquee vacancy opened up in the nation's toughest wrestling conference. While we and the rest of the wrestling world can specu...



13 days ago InterMat
 Illinois Head Coach Jim Heffernan to Retire
Jim Heffernan (Photo/Illinois Sports Information) CHAMPAIGN, Ill. - Jim Heffernan, who helped lead the University of Illinois wrestling program to 13 Top-10 finishes at the NCAA Championships, announced his retirement today after 12 years as head coach and 29 years overall with the Illini wrestling...

13 days ago InterMat
 Illinois Head Coach Jim Heffernan to Retire
(Photo/Tony Rotundo, WrestlersAreWarriors.com) CHAMPAIGN, Ill. - Jim Heffernan, who helped lead the University of Illinois wrestling program to 13 Top-10 finishes at the NCAA Championships, announced his retirement today after 12 years as head coach and 29 years overall with the Illini wrestling pro...

13 days ago Always Aggressive
 Always Aggressive Podcast | Season 2, Episode 21
Senior Devin Schroder joins the show this week to talk about his HUGE announcement that he is returning for the 2021-22 season! Coach Ersland talks about Devin and fellow future super senior Max Lyon, what the move means for the team and what it says about the culture of Purdue Wrestling.




2 weeks ago InterMat
 Michael Kemerer to Return in 2021-22
Michael Kemerer (Photo/Tony Rotundo, WrestlersAreWarriors.com) This evening, Iowa's NCAA runner-up Michael Kemerer announced, in a well-crafted Twitter video, that he would be suiting up for the Hawkeyes in the 2021-22 season. With Kemerer on board, Tom Brands' squad 2021 NCAA Championship squad wil...


2 weeks ago InterMat
 Greco Matters
Alex Sancho takes on Ellis Coleman in the Olympic Trials Finals (Photo/Tony Rotundo, WrestlersAreWarriors.com) The 2021 US Olympic Team Trials was a very exciting event, bringing all three wrestling styles together in Texas to determine who will compete for the US in Tokyo. Many of us were excited t...

2 weeks ago In The Room
 95. Meet the U.S. Men's Freestyle Olympic Team
Welcome to In The Room, a wrestling podcast from the Des Moines Register's Cody Goodwin. On today's episode, Cody recaps the men’s freestyle competition at the 2021 U.S. Olympic Wrestling Trials. STORIES • Former Hawkeye wrestler Thomas Gilman wins spot on U.S. Olympic Team: https://www.desmoinesr...


2 weeks ago InterMat
 Brady Berge to Step Away From Wrestling
Brady Berge in the NCAA Round of 16 (Photo/Tony Rotundo, WrestlersAreWarriors.com) Today, Penn State's Brady Berge announced via social media that he was stepping away from competition due to concussions and other health concerns. Berge advanced to the 2021 NCAA quarterfinals after a close win ove...

2 weeks ago InterMat
 Humanity Shines Through at Olympic Team Trials
Jenna Burkert with young fans after the challenge tournament finals (Photo/Tony Rotundo, WrestlersAreWarriors.com) I walked down as close to the floor as possible Saturday night to get one last picture of Dickies Arena before the finals began. Before leaving, I took a few brief moments to soak it in...


2 weeks ago InterMat
 The Jump from 2019 Cadet Team Member to 2021 Olympic Trials Runner-Up
Kennedy Blades (Photo/Tony Rotundo, WrestlersAreWarriors.com) We all knew she was good, but 17-year-old Kennedy Blades made a statement as to just how good she is over the course of the last two weeks. The postponement of the Summer Olympics impacted the athletes of our community in a multitude of ...



2 weeks ago In The Room
 94. Weekend Freestyle: Thomas Gilman is a 2021 Olympian, and other quick hits from the U.S. Olympic Trials
Welcome to In The Room, a wrestling podcast from the Des Moines Register's Cody Goodwin. On today's episode, Cody recaps the Iowa wrestlers’ performances at the 2021 U.S. Olympic Wrestling Trials. STORIES • Former Hawkeye wrestler Thomas Gilman wins spot on U.S. Olympic Team: https://www.desmoines...

2 weeks ago InterMat
 NWCA Announces 2021 NCAA DII Wrestler Awards
2021 NCAA DII Wrestler of the year Kameron Teacher (Photo/Kylie Macziewski; SCSU athletics) Manheim, PA - On Monday, the National Wrestling Coaches Association announced the winners of both the Division II Wrestler of the Year and Rookie Wrestler of the Year awards. "It is an honor on behalf of th...

2 weeks ago InterMat
 My First Olympic Trials
(Photo/Tony Rotundo, WrestlersAreWarriors.com) I remember it like it was yesterday. The date was June 8th, 2019. For those wrestling fans that recall dates and times in reference to notable wrestling events, like I do, it was Final X Rutgers. As the best-of-three finals were wrapping up, other medi...


2 weeks ago InterMat
 2021 Olympic Team Trials Final Results
(Photo/Tony Rotundo, WrestlersAreWarriors.com) Men's Freestyle 57 kg match one - Thomas Gilman over Vito Arujau 5:42 57 kg match two - Thomas Gilman over Vito Arujau 2-2 65 kg match one - Jordan Oliver over Joey McKenna 3-0 65 kg match two - Jordan Oliver over Joey McKenna 5-2 74 kg match ...







2 weeks ago InterMat
 2021 Olympic Team Trials Challenge Tournament Results and Finals Matchups
(Photo/Mark Lundy; www.luttelens.com) Aside from the drama surrounding the weigh-in status of two-time world champion and 2016 Olympian bronze medalist, J'Den Cox, the morning session at the Olympic Trials generally went according to plan. Most knew that would not be the case in the evening session...

2 weeks ago iawrestle.com
 2021 Twin Rivers Girls Pool Results
Youth Pool #1 Results Guaranteed Places 1st Place &#8211; Black Mambas 2nd Place &#8211; Missouri Black 3rd Place &#8211; Iowa Takedown 4th Place &#8211; Iowa Fast N Fierce 5th Place &#8211; Ladies of Doomsday Black Round 1 Black Mambas defeated null 0-0. Iowa Takedown defeated Iowa Fast N Fierce 45...

2 weeks ago iawrestle.com
 2021 AAU National Duals Day One Pool Results
2021 AAU Jr/Sr National Duals Pool 1 Results Guaranteed Places 1st Place &#8211; Chasing Titles Illinois AAU 2nd Place &#8211; Team Tennessee 3rd Place &#8211; Iowa Black 4th Place &#8211; South Dakota Ringnecks 5th Place &#8211; Iowa Red 6th Place &#8211; Montana Maroon Round 1 Chasing Titles Illin...

2 weeks ago InterMat
 2021 Olympic Team Trials Challenge Tournament Matchups
(Photo/Mark Lundy; www.luttelens.com) Challenge Tournament Finals WFS Challenge Finals 50KG: Amy Fearnside (Titan Mercury) vs. Victoria Anthony (Sunkist) 53KG: Ronna Heaton (Sunkist) vs. Katherine Shai (Titan Mercury) 57KG: Jenna Burkert (WCAP) vs. Alli Ragan (Sunkist) 62KG: Maya Nelson (Sunk...


2 weeks ago InterMat
 2021 Olympic Team Trials Quarterfinal Results and Semifinal Matchups
(Photo/Mark Lundy; www.luttelens.com) WFS Quarterfinal Results 50KG Whitney Conder (WCAP) tf. McKayla Campbell (Tiger), 12-0 Amy Fearnside (Titan Mercury) dec. Erin Golston (Wisc. RTC), 7-0 Victoria Anthony (Sunkist) tf. Emily Shilson (Titan Mercury), 10-0 Alyssa Lampe (Beaver Dam)f all. Aleid...

2 weeks ago iawrestle.com
 2021 USA Wrestling Folkstyle Nationals – Final Results
(This post will be updated as other divisions complete) Cam Kramer Cover Photo Junior &#8211; 100 Guaranteed Places 1st Place &#8211; Edwin Sierra of Extreme Heat Wrestling Club 2nd Place &#8211; Kolter Burton of Team Idaho 3rd Place &#8211; Everest Sutton of All-Phase Wrestling Club 4th Place &#821...

2 weeks ago InterMat
 2021 Olympic Team Trials Preliminary Results
2016 Olympian Frank Molinaro (Photo/Mark Lundy; www.luttelens.com) Olympic Trials Prelim Round Results WFS Preliminaries 50KG McKayla Campbell (Tiger) fall. Aleeah Gould (Tornado), 4:35 Erin Golston (Wisc. RTC) tf. Angelina Gomez (Lion), 14-3 Amy Fearnside (Titan Mercury) tf. Estella Travino ...

2 weeks ago InterMat
 J'Den Cox Out of the Olympic Trials
Two-time World Champion J'Den Cox (Photo/Tony Rotundo, WrestlersAreWarriors.com) Before action gets underway at the Olympic Trials, we already have shocking news to report. Two-time world champion and 2016 Olympic bronze medalist J'Den Cox will not be competing in today's trials. Unnamed sources ha...



2 weeks ago InterMat
 Willie's Friday Mailbag: April 2nd, 2021
Iowa Hawkeyes All-American Jaydin Eierman (Photo/Tony Rotundo, WrestlersAreWarriors.com) Welcome to the new Intermat. I officially took the reigns yesterday - a hectic time to be undergoing a big transition - on the heels of NCAA's and just ahead of the much anticipated Olympic Trials. I'm hoping it...



2 weeks ago Initiate Contact
 2021Recap
Gavin and Keaton talk about Joe Rogan/Gable interview and 2021 Recap

2 weeks ago True-Wrestling
 Lehigh wrestler and former PA state champ, Edmond Ruth in trouble
PIAA state champion Edmond L. Ruth, 20, was pulled over at about 11:14 p.m. because he failed to stop at a red light at Market Street and State Highway, West Fairview, township police said. Police discovered Ruth, a Harrisburg resident, was wanted on a felony warrant out of Avery County, North Carol...