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4 hours ago InterMat
 2020 Olympic Day Five Brackets and Top Matchups
125 kg men's freestyle representative Gable Steveson (Photo courtesy of Tony Rotundo; WrestlersAreWarriors.com) Brackets for the fifth day of the 2020 Olympic Games have been released. Men's freestyle continues with 74 kg and 125 kg, as well as, 53 kg in women's freestyle which will be conducted on ...

5 hours ago InterMat
 Maroulis and Taylor Advance to Olympic Semifinals
Helen Maroulis in the 2020 Olympic quarterfinals (Photo courtesy of Larry Slater; LBSphoto.smugmug.com) The first session that featured all freestyle action at the 2020 Olympics proved to be a good one for the Americans. Thomas Gilman (57 kg) and David Taylor (86 kg) were the first men's freestyle t...

8 hours ago InterMat
 2020 Olympics: 68 kg Women's Freestyle Results and Notes
2020 Olympic champion Tamyra Mensah-Stock (Photo courtesy of UWW) Monday marked the first medals that were handed out in wrestling at the 2020 Olympics. As each weight class has concluded we will have a wrap-up for each, which includes results and some notable facts related to the weight. Past Ar...

9 hours ago InterMat
 2020 Olympics: 97 kg Greco-Roman Results and Notes
2020 Olympic champion Musa Evloev (Photo courtesy of UWW) Monday marked the first medals that were handed out in wrestling at the 2020 Olympics. As each weight class has concluded we will have a wrap-up for each, which includes results and some notable facts related to the weight. Past Articles ...



13 hours ago InterMat
 2020 Olympics: 77 kg Greco-Roman Results and Notes
2020 Olympic champion Tamas Lorincz (Photo courtesy of UWW) Monday marked the first medals that were handed out in wrestling at the 2020 Olympics. As each weight class has concluded we will have a wrap-up for each, which includes results and some notable facts related to the weight. Past Articles...


18 hours ago InterMat
 The Incredible Story of Tamyra Mensah-Stock, America's Second-Ever Women's Wrestling Olympic Champion
2021 Women's freestyle 68 kg Olympic champion Tamyra Mensah-Stock (Photo/Larry Slater; LBSphoto.smugmug.com) The best place to start is here, inside Makuhari Messe Hall, where Tamyra Mensah-Stock is holding up the American flag, circling Mat B. The tears are flowing, but it's impossible to miss her ...

20 hours ago InterMat
 The National Duals are Back!!!
(Photo courtesy of Tony Rotundo; WrestlersAreWarriors.com/Graphic courtesy of Anna-Lee Boerner) Journeymen Wrestling is excited to announce the reformation of one of the most popular events of the college wrestling season. Until the 2018 season, National Duals was annually among the crown jewels o...

21 hours ago InterMat
 NC State Elevates Timmy McCall to Assistant Coach
Timmy McCall (right) at the 2021 NCAA Championships (Photo courtesy of Tony Rotundo; WrestlersAreWarriors.com) RALEIGH, N.C. - NC State wrestling head coach Pat Popolizio has named Timmy McCall as an assistant coach for the Wolfpack. McCall has been in Raleigh involved with the NC State wrestling pr...


1 day ago InterMat
 >2020 Olympic Day Four Brackets and Top Matchups
57 kg men's freestyle representative Thomas Gilman (Photo courtesy of Tony Rotundo; WrestlersAreWarriors.com) Brackets for the fourth day of the 2020 Olympic Games have been released. Men's freestyle gets underway with 57 kg and 86 kg, as well as, 57 kg in women's freestyle which will be conducted o...

1 day ago InterMat
 The US Goes 0-3 in Early Session on Day Three; Stefanowicz Still has Repechage Hopes
John Stefanowicz in the qualification round at the 2020 Olympics (Photo courtesy of Larry Slater; LBSphoto.smugmug.com) The third day of wrestling competition at the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo was not friendly to the American competitors. Team USA went 0-3 on the day, as the Greco-Roman team wrapped up ...

1 day ago NEWrestle
 Thomas Gilman Makes Olympic Debut Tonight
Skutt alumni Thomas Gilman will be making his Olympics debut this evening competing at 57 kilos. You can follow along on the Olympic Channel or on the NBC Sports app. Gilman has a long history in the wrestling world building up to this moment. He comes as decorated as a wrestler can be from his [&#8...

1 day ago InterMat
 2020 Olympics: 130 kg Greco-Roman Results and Notes
Four-time Olympic champion Mijain Loopez (Photo courtesy of UWW) Today marked the first medals that were handed out in wrestling at the 2020 Olympics. As each weight class has concluded we will have a wrap-up for each, which includes results and some notable facts related to the weight. Past Arti...

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1 day ago InterMat
 2020 Olympics: 76 kg Women's Freestyle Results and Notes
2020 Olympic champion Aline Rotter-Focken (Photo courtesy of Kadir Caliksen; UWW) Today marked the first medals that were handed out in wrestling at the 2020 Olympics. As each weight class has concluded we will have a wrap-up for each, which includes results and some notable facts related to the we...

1 day ago InterMat
 Cuban Heavyweight Mijain Lopez Wins Historic fourth Greco-Roman Olympic Gold
Four-time Greco-Roman Olympic champion Mijain Lopez (Photo courtesy of Kadir Caliksen; UWW) With 12 seconds left in the gold-medal match, Georgia's Iakob Kajaia disengaged, clapped his hands, took a step back and dropped his head. His attempt to spoil history fell short. On the other side of the m...

1 day ago InterMat
 2020 Olympics: 60 kg Greco-Roman Results and Notes
2020 Olympic champion Luis Orta Sanchez (Photo courtesy of Kadir Caliksen; UWW) Today marked the first medals that were handed out in wrestling at the 2020 Olympics. As each weight class concludes, we will have a wrap-up for each, which includes results and some notable facts related to the weight....


1 day ago InterMat
 Even After Olympic Final Defeat, Adeline Gray Keeps Big-Picture Perspective
Adeline Gray (left) and Aline Rotter-Focken in the 2020 Olympic Gold Medal Match (Photo courtesy of Larry Slater; LBSphoto.smugmug.com) This isn't exactly how Adeline Gray pictured her Olympic moment. She didn't envision watching Aline Rotter-Focken, a longtime competitor and peer, carry the Germa...

1 day ago InterMat
 Army West Point Names Scott Green Head Assistant Coach
Scott Green at 16U/Junior Nationals (Photo courtesy of Tony Rotundo; WrestlersAreWarriors.com) While the bulk of the wrestling world's attention has been focused on Olympic wrestling, Army West Point has filled a void on their coaching staff and made a statement in doing so. Head Coach Kevin Ward w...

2 days ago InterMat
 2020 Olympic Day Three Brackets and Top Matchups
John Stefanowicz at Final X 2019 (Photo courtesy of Tony Rotundo; WrestlersAreWarriors.com) Brackets for the third day of the 2020 Olympic Games have been released. Men's Greco-Roman 67 kg and 87 kg, as well as, 62 kg in women's freestyle will be conducted on day three of the wrestling competition. ...

2 days ago InterMat
 Mensah-Stock Dominates Her Way to the Olympic Semifinals
Tamyra Mensah-Stock against 2016 Olympic gold medalist Sara Dosho (Photo courtesy of Larry Slater; LBSphoto.smugmug.com) The second day of competition at the 2020 Olympics started with US Greco-Roman 60 kg athlete Ildar Hafizov in action during the repechage portion of the tournament. Hafizov faced...

2 days ago InterMat
 Adeline Gray to Wrestle for Olympic Gold
Adeline Gray after her Olympic semifinal win (Photo courtesy of Larry Slater; LBSphoto.smugmug.com) The first day of wrestling competition at the 2020 Olympic Game wrapped up in style as American Adeline Gray pushed through into the finals at 76 kg. Gray, a five-time world champion, still has her h...

3 days ago InterMat
 2020 Olympic Day Two Brackets and Top Matchups
G'Angelo Hancock at the 2020 Olympic Trials (Photo courtesy of Tony Rotundo; WrestlersAreWarriors.com) Brackets for the second day of the 2020 Olympic Games have been released. Men's Greco-Roman 77 kg and 97 kg, as well as, 68 kg in women's freestyle will be conducted on day two of the wrestling com...

3 days ago InterMat
 Gray Advances to Semifinals in Session One at the 2020 Olympics
Adeline Gray in the opening round of the 2020 Olympics (Photo courtesy of Larry Slater; LBSphoto.smugmug.com) The wrestling portion of the 2020 Olympic Games got underway today and two American's were in action, Ildar Hafizov (60 kg Greco-Roman) and Adeline Gray (76 kg Women's Freestyle). The top-...

3 days ago InterMat
 MAC Report with Courtney Woods (7/31/2021)
Our MAC correspondent Courtney Woods talks about her recent article on Cleveland State's Marcus Robinson, Buffalo's 2021-22 schedule, NIU getting it done on the recruiting trail and the classroom, and fundraising.

3 days ago InterMat
 Week in Review (7/31/2021)
Wrestling at the 2016 Olympic Games(Photo courtesy of Tony Rotundo; WrestlersAreWarriors.com) We just made it through a busy seven days with the lead up to the Olympics, the post-Fargo/Cadet World Championship-hangover, and plenty of other topics to discuss. Since so much ground was covered, you may...

3 days ago InterMat
 2020 Olympic Day One Brackets and Top Matchups
Adeline Gray at the 2020 Olympic Trials (Photo courtesy of Tony Rotundo; WrestlersAreWarriors.com) Brackets for the first day of the 2020 Olympic Games have been released. Men's Greco-Roman 60 kg and 130 kg, as well as, 76 kg in women's freestyle will be conducted on day one of the wrestling competi...


4 days ago Mat Talk Online
 Daily Wrestling News for July 30, 2021
There's a lot of wrestling news out there you don't normally see, because it's not really centralized, so that's where the Mat Talk Online Daily Wrestling News has come into play. Each day, content is curated and put together for a morning e-mail newsletter that will arrive at approximately 6 a.m. C...

4 days ago In The Room
 106. Greco-Roman wrestling kicks off the Tokyo Olympics
Welcome to In The Room, a wrestling podcast from the Des Moines Register's Cody Goodwin. On today's episode, Cody brings you interviews with the U.S. Greco-Roman Olympic team. Below are some wrestling stories Cody’s written this summer. STORIES • At the Tokyo Olympics, Thomas Gilman’s chase for w...

4 days ago InterMat
 Fantasy Wrestling Guide for the Olympic Games
The Olympics are set to begin in Tokyo, with Greco and women's freestyle beginning on August 1st and men's freestyle kicking off on August 4th. Want to play fantasy while you watch? You can on Fantasy Fight League. How it works: You select a wrestler at each weight in each style. However many poi...



4 days ago InterMat
 The Wrestling Fan's Guide to the MMA Weekend (7/30/21)
Even with the Olympics in full swing, the MMA world continues to roll on with multiple events. That means that InterMat is back once again with a look at the former wrestlers who will be competing. UFC Vegas 33 Ryan Benoit was a three-time Texas state champion for McKinney North and wrestled one y...

4 days ago InterMat
 Willie's Olympic-Themed Mailbag: July 30th, 2021
The 2020 US Women's Freestyle Olympic Team (Photo courtesy of Tony Rotundo; WrestlersAreWarriors.com) We're on the eve of the (delayed) Olympics and man, it feels good to have wrestling back. The Cadet World Championships were the first "Worlds" of any kind in wrestling since the Senior competition ...

5 days ago In The Room
 105. The U.S. women's freestyle Olympic team is ready to rock
Welcome to In The Room, a wrestling podcast from the Des Moines Register's Cody Goodwin. On today's episode, Cody brings you interviews with the U.S. women’s freestyle Olympic team. Below are some wrestling stories Cody’s written this summer. STORIES • Meet Nate Jesuroga, Southeast Polk’s star wr...

5 days ago Mat Talk Online
 Daily Wrestling News for July 29, 2021
There's a lot of wrestling news out there you don't normally see, because it's not really centralized, so that's where the Mat Talk Online Daily Wrestling News has come into play. Each day, content is curated and put together for a morning e-mail newsletter that will arrive at approximately 6 a.m. C...





5 days ago InterMat
 A Look at the Rivalry Between Kyle Snyder and Abdulrashid Sadulaev
Kyle Snyder (left) and Abdulrashid Sadulaev (Photo courtesy of Tony Rotundo; WrestlersAreWarriors.com) After winning the 2015 World Championships and 2016 Olympics at 97 kg, Kyle Snyder was well on the way to having an argument as the top pound-for-pound wrestler in the World. In early 2017, news br...

6 days ago In The Room
 104. Hear from the U.S. men's freestyle team ahead of the Olympics
Welcome to In The Room, a wrestling podcast from the Des Moines Register's Cody Goodwin. On today's episode, Cody brings you interviews with the U.S. men’s freestyle Olympic team. Below are some wrestling stories Cody’s written this summer. STORIES • Iowa wrestling coach Tom Brands receives contr...

6 days ago InterMat
 Tokyo Watch - 50 Profiles in 50 Days: Abdulrashid Sadulaev (Russia)
Five-time World/Olympic champion Abdulrashid Sadulaev (Russia) (Photo courtesy of Tony Rotundo; WrestlersAreWarriors.com) As of today, we under 50 days from the start of wrestling at the Olympic Games. Over the next 50 days, we'll bring you one profile per day of a decorated international contender....

6 days ago Mat Talk Online
 Daily Wrestling News for July 28, 2021
There's a lot of wrestling news out there you don't normally see, because it's not really centralized, so that's where the Mat Talk Online Daily Wrestling News has come into play. Each day, content is curated and put together for a morning e-mail newsletter that will arrive at approximately 6 a.m. C...


6 days ago InterMat
 Where Could the Big 12 Wrestling Programs End Up?
2021 NCAA All-American Jake Woodley (Photo courtesy of Tony Rotundo; WrestlersAreWarriors.com) It was recently reported that OU and Texas are moving to the SEC, and now the college sports world is abuzz regarding conference realignment. Will more schools leave the Big 12? Where will they go? Will th...


7 days ago InterMat
 NWHOF Announces Dave Schultz High School Excellence Award Regional Winners
The National Wrestling Hall of Fame on Tuesday announced the regional winners of the Dave Schultz High School Excellence Award (DSHSEA). The DSHSEA was established in 1996 to honor Olympic and World champion Dave Schultz, whose career was cut short when he was murdered in January 1996. He was ind...

7 days ago In The Room
 103. Long Time, No Talk: National Duals, Fargo, and the Cadet World Championships!
Welcome to In The Room, a wrestling podcast from the Des Moines Register's Cody Goodwin. On today's episode, Cody returns, with a recap of the busy summer of Iowa high school wrestling. STORIES • Three Iowa girls earn All-American honors at 16U women’s freestyle national championships: https://www...

7 days ago InterMat
 The Unbalanced Bracket
The 2016 Olympic Games (Photo courtesy of Tony Rotundo; WrestlersAreWarriors.com) The unbalanced bracket. Just reading that phrase raises blood pressures, starts rants, and makes folkstyle purists wear a smug smile. Ever since United World Wrestling (UWW) went to it for World Championship and Olympi...

7 days ago InterMat
 Drexel Adds David McFadden to Coaching Staff
David McFadden (Graphic courtesy of Drexel Athletics) PHILADELPHIA - The Mert '67 and Joanne '69 Hill Head Coach of Wrestling Matt Azevedo announced today the addition of four-time All-American David McFadden as a volunteer assistant coach. A graduate of Virginia Tech, McFadden will bring knowledge ...

7 days ago Mat Talk Online
 Daily Wrestling News for July 27, 2021
There's a lot of wrestling news out there you don't normally see, because it's not really centralized, so that's where the Mat Talk Online Daily Wrestling News has come into play. Each day, content is curated and put together for a morning e-mail newsletter that will arrive at approximately 6 a.m. C...




8 days ago Mat Talk Online
 Jacob Newby and leaving when at the top – The MatBoss Podcast Ep. 61
The conclusion of an interview with Jacob Newby. Jacob talks about the events that led to him leaving the Oklahoma St. wrestling program while ranked #1 in the country. About MatBoss: Created by coaches for coaches, MatBoss for iPad® integrates wrestling stats directly into the video you record for ...

10 days ago InterMat
 Land Takes Silver as Cadet Greco Team Wraps Up Competition
2021 Cadet World silver medalist Cory Land (Photo courtesy of Josh Conklin; JoshConklinPhotos.com) The Men's Greco-Roman team wrapped up competition on Saturday from the Cadet World Championships in Budapest, Hungary. Cory Land, at 55 kg, was the only American to finish with a medal. Two others fell...

10 days ago Mat Talk Online
 Daily Wrestling News for July 24, 2021
There's a lot of wrestling news out there you don't normally see, because it's not really centralized, so that's where the Mat Talk Online Daily Wrestling News has come into play. Each day, content is curated and put together for a morning e-mail newsletter that will arrive at approximately 6 a.m. C...

10 days ago InterMat
 South Dakota State Hires Berge as Volunteer Assistant
Brady Berge at the 2021 NCAA Championships (Photo courtesy of Tony Rotundo; WrestlersAreWarriors.com) South Dakota State announced today that they have hired Brady Berge to fill the role of volunteer assistant for the 2021-22 campaign. "I'm from small-town Minnesota and Brookings made me feel at hom...





11 days ago InterMat
 Three Champions Spark US Cadet Women to First World Title
The 2021 Cadet World Championship team (Photo courtesy of USA Wrestling) Friday, July 23rd, 2021, will go down as a historic day in American women's wrestling history. That was the day that the US Women's Cadet team won its first world championship. Seven of the ten team members will leave Budapest ...

11 days ago Mat Talk Online
 Daily Wrestling News for July 23, 2021
There's a lot of wrestling news out there you don't normally see, because it's not really centralized, so that's where the Mat Talk Online Daily Wrestling News has come into play. Each day, content is curated and put together for a morning e-mail newsletter that will arrive at approximately 6 a.m. C...



11 days ago InterMat
 This Week's New Assistant Coaching Hires
New Northern Colorado volunteer assistant Earl Hall (Photo courtesy of Tony Rotundo; WrestlersAreWarriors.com) With all that was going on in the wrestling world in Fargo and the Cadet World Championships, as well as the looming Olympic Games, college news may have taken a back seat this week. We don...



13 days ago InterMat
 Robinson Claims OW Honors Again During Women's Junior Freestyle Finals
Double Outstanding Wrestler Jasmine Robinson(Photo courtesy of Tony Rotundo; WrestlersAreWarriors.com) The Junior Women's Freestyle National Championships ended the same way that the 16U tournament did, with Texas 152 lber Jasmine Robinson (Texas) earning Outstanding Wrestler honors, while Californi...


13 days ago InterMat
 Fargo Coaches Interviews
Donnie Vinson (Cornell) Neil Erisman (Little Rock) Zach Tanelli (Columbia) Cody Caldwell (South Dakota State) Adam Hall (NC State)


13 days ago InterMat
 Bassett Wins Gold as the US Men's Freestyle Team takes 2nd at Cadets
2021 Cadet World Champion Bo Bassett (Photo courtesy of Josh Conklin; JoshConklinPhotos.com) On the final day of competition in men's freestyle at the Cadet World Championships, the American team won two out of three medal round matches. The highlight of the day was the performance by Bo Bassett in ...

13 days ago iawrestle.com
 Reactions to Nate Jesuroga’s World Bronze Medal
Intro Nate Jesuroga takes Cadet World bronze at 51 kg with a 6-2 victory!#WrestleBudapest — USA Wrestling (@USAWrestling) July 21, 2021 [email protected] is a SAVAGE.?? — drake ayala (@drakeayala38) July 21, 2021 [email protected] WORLD BRONZE MEDALIST! ?? — Austin Anderson (@aanderson133) July ...


2 weeks ago InterMat
 Two Champs Lead Illinois to Fourth Straight Junior Men's Freestyle Title
120 lb Junior National Champion Kannon Webster (Photo courtesy of Josh Conklin; JoshConklinPhotos.com) A month after falling at the Junior National Duals, Team Illinois returned to the top of the heap in Men's Junior freestyle. Illinois claimed their fourth consecutive team title behind a pair of ch...



2 weeks ago iawrestle.com
 Reactions to Drake Ayala’s Fargo Title
Photo by Tony Hager Notable Reactions to Drake Ayala’s third Fargo title. Easy money @drakeayala38 — Cullan Schriever (@cullanschriever) July 20, 2021 That’s how you close the chapter of high school wrestling. Incredible performance this week @drakeayala38 #builtnotborn — TJ Sebolt...




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2 weeks ago InterMat
 Team Effort Propels PA to Third Straight 16U Men's Freestyle Title
#1 Ranked Gabe Arnold after winning the 170 lb 16U freestyle title (Photo courtesy of Josh Conklin; JoshConklinPhotos.com) It took a total team effort for Team Pennsylvania to claim their third straight 16U Men's Freestyle national championship. Despite not finishing with a champion for the first ti...

2 weeks ago InterMat
 Four Americans to the Finals on Day One of the Cadet World Championships
Luke Lilledahl at the Cadet World Team Trials(Photo courtesy of Josh Conklin; JoshConklinPhotos.com) 48 kg - Luke Lilledahl (USA) (W) vs. Akhmad Musakhadzhiev (Russia) 9-9 (W) vs. Azim Abdykalykov (Kyrgyystan) 8-1 (W) vs. Nurdanat Aitanov (Kazakhstan) 4-3 Finals Opponent - Aman (India) 55 k...


2 weeks ago InterMat
 Fargo 16U Men's Freestyle Finals Matchups and Numbers
Kyler Larkin after his semifinal win(Photo courtesy of Josh Conklin) 16U Men's Freestyle Finals Matchups (Rankings courtesy of MatScouts) 88 lbs - Javaan Yarbrough (OH) vs. Haakon Peterson (WI) 94 lbs - #17 (106) Mack Mauger (ID) vs. Cadell Lee (VA) 100 lbs - Seth Mendoza (IL) vs. #14 (106) Chris...



2 weeks ago InterMat
 California Wins Ninth Straight 16U Women's Freestyle Title; Robinson OW
16U Women's Freestyle OW Jasmine Robinson (Photo courtesy of Josh Conklin) The first of the six tournaments at the 16U and Junior National Championships wrapped up this afternoon as the 16U Women's National Championships concluded. The 2021 tournament ended the same way as the last eight championshi...

2 weeks ago InterMat
 #11 Overall Matthew Singleton Commits to NC State
NC State recruit Matthew Singleton (Photo courtesy of SEWrestle.com) While the majority of the US wrestling world was focused on either Fargo or the Cadet World Championships, NC State made news by securing a commitment from the #11 overall recruit in the Class of 2022 Matthew Singleton (Woodward Ac...


2 weeks ago InterMat
 Fargo Day One Wrap-Up and Day Two's Matchups
Kael Lauridsen of Nebraska (Photo courtesy of Josh Conklin) After a nearly two year absence, the 16U and Junior National Championships returned to the FargoDome. Well, at least the 16U wrestlers were underway on Saturday. Wrestlers in both the 16U men's and women's division started their tournament....