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  • from InterMat 02/01/23 1:05 PM

    Pittsburgh 184 lber Reece Heller (photo courtesy of Sam Janicki; SJanickiPhoto.com) Going into the season, it seemed as though there were two clear favorites for the ACC dual title in Virginia Tech and North Carolina State…we are two weeks into the ACC schedule and that notion can be thrown o...

  • from InterMat 02/01/23 2:25 AM

    Penn 174 lber Nick Incontrera (photo courtesy of Sam Janicki; SJanickiPhoto.com) In another week of great EIWA matches, we saw Columbia knock off a ranked Lehigh team, Harvard upset Princeton for the first time in a decade, and Cornell proved they are still the top team in the conference. Lehigh's M...

  • from InterMat 01/31/23 7:15 PM

    Clarion 125 lber Joey Fischer (photo courtesy of Sam Janicki; SJanickiPhoto.com) Welcome back to this week's Top 5 Memorable MAC Moments, where I (the #MACinsider) will discuss the top five matches, moments, or moves that were nominated by YOU! First, I want to start off by thanking all of those w...

  • from InterMat 01/31/23 3:25 PM

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  • from InterMat 01/31/23 2:35 PM

    NCAA champion David Carr (photo courtesy of Mark Lundy; LutteLens.com) Another week down in the Big 12, and this one was arguably the most notable week in conference so far. Let's look at some of the highlights. Iowa State takes the home stand vs. Oklahoma schools. Oklahoma State and Oklahoma we...

  • from InterMat 01/31/23 1:50 AM

    The Arizona State staff with 174 lber Cael Valencia (photo courtesy of Tony Rotundo; WrestlersAreWarriors.com) Arizona State captures tough win over Lehigh Before the 20-16 victory this weekend, Arizona State's only win in school history against Lehigh came last season. In addition, Zeke Jones hadn...

  • from InterMat 01/30/23 10:00 PM

    Indiana 174 lber DJ Washington (photo courtesy of SJanickiPhoto.com) I've said it before and I'll say it again, the wrestling season flies by if you're not cutting weight and going through rigorous workouts. You blink and it's almost February. Excluding Appalachian State and Gardner-Webb, who will c...

  • from InterMat 01/30/23 3:00 PM

    Sammy Sasso (top) and Yahya Thomas are expected to meet for the 5th time (photo courtesy of Sam Janicki; SJanickiPhoto.com) After a cursory glance at the upcoming week's schedule, it's hard not to get excited about some of the potential matches on tap. We've gone through the schedule for the upcomin...

  • from InterMat 01/30/23 1:15 AM

    Iowa State All-American Marcus Coleman (photo courtesy of Sam Janicki; SJanickiPhoto.com) Saturday's Dual Results Cleveland State 19 George Mason 18 125 - Markel Baker (George Mason) maj Ben Aranda (Cleveland State) 12-3 133 - Jacob Manley (Cleveland State) dec Josh Jones (George Mason) 6-3 141 ...

  • from InterMat 01/28/23 2:30 PM

    Harvard 285 lber Yara Slavikouski (photo courtesy of Sam Janicki; SJanickiPhoto.com) Friday's Dual Results Air Force 44 Snow College 0 125 - Tucker Owens (Air Force) FFT 133 - Logan Attisano (Air Force) fall Jacob Waddoups (Snow College) 1:40 141 - Garrett Kuchan (Air Force) FFT 149 - Bryce Shelto...

  • from InterMat 01/28/23 12:35 PM

    Roman Bravo-Young and former teammate Brody Teske (bottom) at the 133 lb weight class (photo courtesy of Juan Garcia;JCG Photograhpy) UNIVERSITY PARK - Penn State wrestling tightened its grip on its place atop the national and Big Ten dual rankings Friday as the No. 1 Nittany Lions defeated No. 2 Io...

  • from InterMat 01/27/23 4:15 PM

    Pittsburgh 133 lber Micky Phillippi (photo courtesy of Sam Janicki; SJanickiPhoto.com) Week one of ACC duals certainly didn't disappoint. We saw one of the best duals in the country in the yearly rivalry dual between NC State and Virginia Tech. We also saw North Carolina and Pittsburgh pick up domin...

  • from InterMat 01/27/23 12:40 PM

    Abe Assad (left) and Aaron Brooks at the 2022 Iowa/Penn State dual meet (photo courtesy of Tony Rotundo; WrestlersAreWarriors.com) #2 Iowa travels to #1 Penn State tonight to take part in the most anticipated dual meet of the 2022-23 season. While this has been a Big Ten dual since the Nittany Lions...

  • from InterMat 01/26/23 10:10 PM

    The 2022 NCAA Championships (photo courtesy of Sam Janicki; SJanickiPhoto.com) We're smack dab in the middle of the dual season and have a full-schedule of DI duals whis week. A total of 57 duals will be contested. Since it can be difficult to figure out where and when to watch all of these events,...

  • from InterMat 01/26/23 8:55 PM

    Lehigh 141 lber Malyke Hines (photo courtesy of SJanickiPhoto.com) Dual Meet of the Weekend *ALL RANKINGS ARE FROM INTERMAT* #27 Lehigh hosts #19 Arizona State. Arizona State has taken a few head-scratching losses in duals this season, while battling injuries. Lehigh has been dealing with the inju...

  • from InterMat 01/26/23 1:55 PM

    Max Dean (left) and Jacob Warner in the 2022 NCAA finals (photo courtesy of SJanickiPhoto.com) The two teams responsible for 13 of the last 14 NCAA titles will face off in a match on Friday night at the Bryce Jordan Center. No. 1 Penn State and No. 2 Iowa both bring in undefeated dual records, but o...

  • from InterMat 01/26/23 1:35 AM

    Last week's top fantasy wrestler Corbyn Munson (photo courtesy of SJanickiPhoto.com) It's no surprise that the Top 2 fantasy wrestlers of Week 12 were both from Central Michigan and their four scheduled competitions. 157 Corbyn Munson took the #1 spot for the week winning all four of his matches fo...

  • from InterMat 01/25/23 7:10 PM

    Iran's 79 kg star Ali Savadkouhi (photo courtesy of Ginnie Coleman/UWW) #1 (79) Ali Savadkouhi (Iran) One of Iran's best hidden gems, Ali Savadkouhi burst onto the scene at the end of 2021 with an upset win over 2020 74 KG Olympic runner-up #4 Magomedkhabib Kadimagomedov of Belarus at the Iranian P...

  • from InterMat 01/25/23 2:20 PM

    Penn State freshman 157 lber Levi Haines (photo courtesy of Sam Janicki; SJanickiPhoto.com) This week, we enjoyed watching some tight duals - including Iowa's scare against Wisconsin - took in the smoke and light show at the Bryce Jordan Center and puzzled over how some of these weight classes are ...

  • from InterMat 01/25/23 1:50 AM

    Diego Sotelo on the Midlands podium (photo courtesy of Sam Janicki; SJanickiPhoto.com) We are getting into the juicy dual meet part of the season. This week's highlights include American earning 3 one-point wins on Sunday to win the Chippewa Challenge, after going 0-3 at the same event a year ago. ...

  • from InterMat 01/24/23 6:50 PM

    Rider 197 lber Ethan Laird (photo courtesy of Sam Janicki; SJanickiPhoto.com) Hi everyone! Welcome to a new weekly series here on InterMat called The Top 5 Memorable MAC Moments, where I (the #MACinsider), will be discussing the top five matches, moments, or moves that were nominated by YOU. That's...

  • from InterMat 01/24/23 3:35 PM

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  • from InterMat 01/24/23 2:30 PM

    Cal Poly heavyweight Trevor Tinker (photo courtesy of Sam Janicki; SJanickiPhoto.com) Arizona State ends losing skid against Stanford Arizona State;s lineup is nearly back to full strength as Cohlton Schultz returned to the mat and Cael Valencia began to shock the wrestling world. Valencia helped ...

  • from InterMat 01/23/23 10:35 PM

    Purdue 125 lber Matt Ramos (photo courtesy of Sam Janicki; SJanickiPhoto.com) The college wrestling season continues to chug along. I feel like it's a good sign when every week "seems like a crazy week of action." I wouldn't necessarily classify the past few days as too out of the ordinary; however...

  • from InterMat 01/23/23 8:45 PM

    Lou DePrez at the 2023 Southern Scuffle (photo courtesy of Sam Janicki; SJanickiPhoto.com) VESTAL, N.Y. - Binghamton wrestling announced that Lou DePrez will be added to the coaching staff effective immediately. DePrez will be an assistant coach for the Bearcats program for the rest of the 2022-23...

  • from InterMat 01/23/23 6:40 PM

    Virginia Tech All-American Bryce Andonian (photo courtesy of Sam Janicki; SJanickiPhoto.com) Opening night for the ACC did not disappoint. The Virginia Tech vs NC State dual got the national spotlight and they put on a show. North Carolina and Pitt both took lopsided wins on the road. We are off an...

  • from InterMat 01/23/23 2:20 PM

    Oklahoma State All-American Dustin Plott (photo courtesy of Sam Janicki; SJanickiPhoto.com) Another week down in the Big 12. Let's look at some of the highlights. Oklahoma State got two solid wins this weekend right before they head into the toughest stretch of their schedule coming up the next fe...

  • from InterMat 01/23/23 1:05 AM

    Penn 133 lber Michael Colaiocco (photo courtesy of Tony DiMarco) Saturday's Dual Results Cornell 35 Brown 6 125 - Brett Ungar (Cornell) dec Shane Hanson-Ashworth (Brown) 6-0 133 - Hunter Adrian (Brown) dec Ethan Fernandez (Cornell) 4-2 141 - Vince Cornella (Cornell) maj Ian Oswalt (Brown) 11-3...

  • from InterMat 01/21/23 7:25 PM

    Tony Cassioppi (top) and Trent Hillger in the 2022 dual (photo courtesy of Mark Lundy; LutteLens) The Big Ten dual schedule is in full swing, and that means plenty of Friday and Sunday duals. Last night, No. 2 Iowa ran over No. 10 Nebraska, while No. 18 Wisconsin coasted past Purdue. The recovery t...

  • from InterMat 01/21/23 2:10 PM

    Patrick Kennedy (right) and Bubba Wilson in Friday's dual (photo courtesy of Mark Lundy; LutteLens.com) Friday's Dual Results Penn 23 Lehigh 11 125 - Ryan Miller (Penn) dec Carter Bailey (Lehigh) 4-3 133 - Michael Colaiocco (Penn) maj Killian Delaney (Lehigh) 13-4 141 - Malyke Hines (Lehigh) de...

  • from InterMat 01/20/23 6:40 PM

    Mason Parris (left) and Greg Kerkvliet at their 2022 dual meet (photo courtesy of Sam Janicki; SJanickiPhoto.com) Tonight, we have a great schedule of duals on tap! While you're getting ready to try and pay attention to all 21 duals, we've put together a list of one bout per dual to pay a little mo...

  • from InterMat 01/20/23 5:20 PM

    NC State 285 lber Owen Trephan (photo courtesy of Sam Janicki; SJanickiPhoto.com) It's finally here! ACC duals start tonight and they will start with some fireworks. All the action will be available through the ACC Network. NC State/Virginia Tech will be on ACC Network while the other two duals wil...

  • from InterMat 01/20/23 1:55 PM

    Lehigh 184 lber Tate Samuelson (photo courtesy of Sam Janicki; SJanickiPhoto.com) Will Oklahoma State be a powerhouse in the near future? Any hope for the Cowboys? OSWC 2022 Stalemates Anonymous Account of the Year I think they can still stay near the top. I laid out a plan for them a good while ...

  • from InterMat 01/19/23 10:00 PM

    Emily Shilson at the 2022 All-Star Classic (photo courtesy of Sam Janicki; SJanickiPhoto.com) Big transfer news today on the women's collegiate front as four-time undefeated collegiate national champion, Emily Shilson, will be transferring from Augsburg to McKendree. Shilson made her news public v...

  • from InterMat 01/19/23 8:50 PM

    Deonte Wilson (left) and Hunter Catka during the 2021 dual meet (photo courtesy of Dave Knachel; Virginia Tech athletics) Friday night marks the start of "Friday Night Duals" in the ACC and with it comes one of the most heated current rivalries in college wrestling, NC State and Virginia Tech. Th...

  • from InterMat 01/19/23 2:30 PM

    Brock Hardy in Nebraska's recent dual with Northwestern (photo courtesy of Mark Lundy; LutteLens.com) Every year in every sport, media outlets put out preseason rankings. In wrestling, late October seems to be the most popular time. Coaches have some idea of the lineup they're putting out, guys who...

  • from InterMat 01/19/23 1:15 AM

    Anthony Molton defeating Jake Ferri (Kent State) at the 2023 Virginia Duals (photo courtesy of Keith Lucas; Campbell Athletics) Hi besties, long time no see… It's been another week of #SoConWR scrapping - and the action got started on *gasp* Friday the 13th. Campbell headed to Hampton for...

  • from InterMat 01/18/23 10:30 PM

    The 2022 NCAA Championships (photo courtesy of Sam Janicki; SJanickiPhoto.com) We're smack dab in the middle of the dual season and have a full-schedule of DI duals whis week. A total of 59 duals will be contested. Since it can be difficult to figure out where and when to watch all of these events,...

  • from InterMat 01/18/23 8:45 PM

    Michigan's All-American 285 lber Mason Parris (photo courtesy of SJanickiPhoto.com) Week 11 ended with some shake-ups in the Fantasy rankings, with Mason Parris (MICH) taking back the pole position. Four of the Top-5 overall Fantasy Wrestlers are heavyweights, with Brock Hardy (NEB) being the lone ...

  • from InterMat 01/18/23 7:00 PM

    Columbia 125 lber Nick Babin (photo courtesy of Sam Janicki; SJanickiPhoto.com) In a weekend full of duals, we saw a lot of EIWA matchups. Yianni notched his 100th career win - which, amazingly, does not even put him in the top 25 for career wins in Cornell's rich wrestling history. Princeton knoc...

  • from InterMat 01/18/23 3:00 PM

    Pittsburgh All-American Cole Matthews (photo courtesy of Sam Janicki; SJanickiPhoto.com) It was another busy weekend in the ACC and the final countdown (do do do doo) has begun for ACC duals on Friday. Let's take a quick look at some highlights and important happenings from the weekend. Duke: Th...

  • from InterMat 01/17/23 7:25 PM

    Michigan State 157 lber Chase Saldate (photo courtesy of Sam Janicki; SJanickiPhoto.com) Another weekend of Big Ten wrestling has once again resulted in much more than "5 things" for us to talk about. Here's a roundup of what stood out to us, as well as the debut of our BIG Awards. Scroll to the b...

  • from InterMat 01/17/23 3:35 PM

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  • from InterMat 01/17/23 2:05 PM

    Stanford 174 lber Tyler Eischens (photo courtesy of Tony Rotundo; WrestlersAreWarriors.com) Little Rock continues to make history The Little Rock Trojans swept Lindenwood 49-0 on Jan. 13, the first sweep and highest team score in program history. The Trojans picked up eight bonus points out of th...

  • from InterMat 01/16/23 6:25 PM

    South Dakota State 197 lber Tanner Sloan (photo courtesy of Sam Janicki; SJanickiPhoto.com) I know it doesn't feel that way when you're cutting weight over the holidays or going through brutal workouts, but the wrestling season really flies by. For such a long season, compared to other collegiate ...

  • from InterMat 01/16/23 12:40 PM

    Princeton's NCAA finalist Quincy Monday (photo courtesy of Sam Janicki; SJanickiPhoto.com)

  • from InterMat 01/15/23 7:45 PM

    Nate Jackson at the 2022 World Cup (photo courtesy of Ginnie Coleman/UWW) 57 KG Two-time NCAA champion Nick Suriano made his return to freestyle competition at the World Cup, after having not competed since the 2021 61 KG World Team Trials. Suriano went 1-0 at the World Cup, taking a win over 2019...

  • from InterMat 01/14/23 3:15 PM

    Maryland 197 lber Jaxon Smith (photo courtesy of Sam Janicki; SJanickiPhoto.com) Friday Dual Results Maryland 18 Oklahoma 16 125 - Braxton Brown (Maryland) dec Joey Prata (Oklahoma) 4-1 133 - Wyatt Henson (Oklahoma) maj Connor Quinn (Maryland) 22-8 141 - Mosha Schwartz (Oklahoma) dec Kal Miller...

  • from InterMat 01/13/23 9:15 PM

    Virginia Tech 165 lber Connor Brady (photo courtesy of Sam Janicki; SJanickiPhoto.com) As we enter the final weekend before ACC duals kick off, the biggest story to watch for is injuries. We will keep a close eye on who is back in the lineup this weekend, and who is still out as lineups get settled ...

  • from InterMat 01/13/23 3:45 PM

    Parker Keckeisen cradling Trent Hidlay at the 2022 Collegiate Duals (photo courtesy of Sam Janicki; SJanickiPhoto.com) Parker Keckeisen of the University of Northern Iowa sent the wrestling fandom into a frenzy at the recent 2022 Collegiate Duals event, when he hit a beautiful roll-through cradle t...

  • from InterMat 01/13/23 12:50 PM

    Northwestern head coach Matt Storniolo (photo courtesy of Sam Janicki; SJanickiPhoto.com) It's Week 11 of the college wrestling season. I only know that because it says week 11 in my fantasy wrestling league. Speaking of which, I traded Daton Fix for Real Woods to FantasyD1Wrestle and Real vanished ...

  • from InterMat 01/12/23 10:25 PM

    Alec Pantaleo at the 2022 World Cup (photo courtesy of Kadir Caliskan/UWW) 57 KG #1 Zavur Uguev (RUS) won his showcase match at PWL 3 over #8 Gulomjon Abdullaev (UZB). 2022 61 KG Senior world champion #1 (61) Rei Higuchi (JPN) won the Emperor's Cup at 57 KG over 2022 Asian Championships bronze med...

  • from InterMat 01/12/23 7:05 PM

    Adam Coon with the Tennessee Titans (photo courtesy of Tennessee Titans) MC: So, when did you officially make the football transition and how did that work? AC: It was kind of a twofold thing. I wasn't ready to transition over to football after I was done wrestling, but I remember in 2018 after th...

  • from InterMat 01/12/23 2:40 PM

    2x All-American Jon Jon Millner (photo courtesy of Tony Rotundo; WrestlersAreWarriors.com) The SoCon has seen quite a bit of action this season: upsets, match-ups with top-ranked teams, and plenty of traveling. Here's a breakdown from A to V of what's been going on in the SoCon. Appalachian State ...

  • from InterMat 01/11/23 10:40 PM

    Austin O'Connor at the 2022 Collegiate Duals (photo courtesy of SJanickiPhoto.com) Leading up to this point, there could be lots of fluctuations in the standing, especially in Cumulative Scoring leagues, due to the abundance of opens and invitational tournaments. Well, the honeymoon period is over ...

  • from InterMat 01/11/23 6:05 PM

    Adam Coon at the 2020 Olympic Trials (photo courtesy of Tony Rotundo; WrestlersAreWarriors.com) In conjunction with today's announcement that Adam Coon is returning to the mat, his sister Maddie, has conducted a long-form interview with Adam to get into more detail about his decision, along with his...

  • from InterMat 01/11/23 2:20 PM

    Cornell 141 lber Vince Cornella (photo courtesy of Sam Janicki; SJanickiPhoto.com) The Franklin and Marshall Open hosted nearly a dozen EIWA teams, among the field containing almost 20 nationally ranked wrestlers. Cornell beat two top-10 teams in the span of three days. Penn won an exciting dual ov...

  • from InterMat 01/11/23 2:05 AM

    Illinois 197 lber Zac Braunagel (photo courtesy of Sam Janicki; SJanickiPhoto.com) As we've reached the conference dual portion of the season, we've realized we might need to switch up this column because "5 things" is not nearly enough to cover all of the action of the weekend. Maryland and Indi...

  • from InterMat 01/10/23 7:45 PM

    West Virginia All-American Peyton Hall (photo courtesy of Sam Janicki; SJanickiPhoto.com) Back to a lot more dual action across the sport after the layoff for the holidays. Let's dive into the Big 12 recap from last week. Thursday 01/05 Northern Iowa DEF Wyoming 33-3 Friday 01/06 West Virginia ...

  • from InterMat 01/10/23 7:05 PM

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  • from InterMat 01/10/23 5:10 PM

    The 2023 NWCA National Duals champions King University (NCAA) (photo courtesy of Jimmy Naprstek/Kodiak Creative) Over the weekend, more than 30 women's college teams flocked to Louisville, Kentucky, for the 2023 NWCA National Duals. In the women's category, there were two divisions: NCAA and NAIA....

  • from InterMat 01/10/23 2:30 PM

    Virginia 165 lber Justin McCoy (photo courtesy of Sam Janicki; SJanickiPhoto.com) After a slow few weeks over the winter break, we had a very busy weekend in ACC country. Five of the six teams were in action, with North Carolina and Virginia Tech wrestling multiple days. It was a wild weekend featu...

  • from InterMat 01/09/23 11:00 PM

    Clarion 165 lber Cam Pine after a win against Central Michigan (photo courtesy of Sam Janicki; SJanickiPhoto.com) The first full week of the new year in the college wrestling season did not disappoint as we saw plenty of upsets, individually and team-based, along with standout performances from th...

  • from InterMat 01/09/23 7:20 PM

    Oregon State 174 lber Aaron Olmos (photo courtesy of Sam Janicki; SJanickiPhoto.com) Mustangs Dominate Menlo College Invitational Cal Poly was the only Pac-12 school this weekend with success. The Mustangs traveled down the road to compete at the Menlo College Invitational. Five of the wrestlers ...

  • from InterMat 01/09/23 1:55 PM

    The Kentucky Expo Center; Site of the 2023 NWCA National Duals Division II Results Championship - St. Cloud State over Central Oklahoma 19-16 Third Place - Mary over West Liberty 37-3 Fifth Place - Lander over Upper Iowa 22-18 Seventh Place - Indianapolis over Nebraska-Kearney 20-19 Divisio...

  • from InterMat 01/09/23 2:35 AM

    West Virginia 125 lber Killian Cardinale (photo courtesy of Sam Janicki; SJanickiPhoto.com) Weekend Dual Results Saturday's Results The Citadel 51 Truett-McConnell 6 125 - Blair Orr (The Citadel) fall Brandon Navixay (Truett-McConnell) 4:17 133 - George Rosas (The Citadel) fall Frankie Salcedo (...

  • from InterMat 01/08/23 3:40 PM

    285 lbs Midlands champion Lucas Davison (top) (photo courtesy of Sam Janicki; SJanickiPhoto.com) For years the Midlands and the Southern Scuffle tournaments represented the midway point of the college wrestling season. There were some issues due to the pandemic, but both tournaments returned this ye...

  • from InterMat 01/07/23 2:10 PM

    Cornell 174 lber Chris Foca (photo courtesy of Sam Janicki; SJanickiPhoto.com) Friday's Dual Results Cleveland State 36 Lake Erie 9 125 - Ben Aranda (Cleveland State) tech Jacob Johnson (Lake Erie) 16-0 133 - Cody Moosman (Cleveland State) fall Ryan Wehner (Lake Erie) 4:06 141 - Christian Small...

  • from InterMat 01/06/23 6:55 PM

    Austin O'Connor at the 2022 Collegiate Duals (photo courtesy of Sam Janicki; SJanickiPhoto.com) Duke: The Blue Devils will be off this week and next week. They return to action with Central Michigan on 1/19 and North Carolina to open ACC action on 1/20. Pittsburgh: The Panthers will bring the Bac...

  • from InterMat 01/06/23 4:55 PM

    Sam Latona (left) and Vito Arujau at the 2022 Cliff Keen Las Vegas Invitational (photo courtesy of Tony Rotundo; WrestlersAreWarriors.com) Even though there are a few open tournaments on the schedule this weekend and in the coming weeks, we're smack dab in the middle of dual season. This weekend ma...

  • from InterMat 01/06/23 2:40 PM

    The 2022 Midlands Finals (photo courtesy of Sam Janicki; SJanickiPhoto.com) Welcome everyone to the first mailbag of 2023! I hope you all had a safe and fun holiday, but it's dual meet season which means the forfeit season is likely over with for now. Speaking of forfeits, you may have asked a thin...

  • from InterMat 01/06/23 3:45 AM

    Northern Iowa 133 lber Kyle Biscoglia (photo courtesy of Sam Janicki; SJanickiPhoto.com) Thursday's Dual Results Brown 25 Franklin & Marshall 10 125 - Shane Hanson-Ashworth (Brown) dec Mason Leiphart (F&M) 7-4 133 - Hunter Adrian (Brown) dec Pat Phillips (F&M) 2-0 141 - Ian Oswalt (Brown) maj S...

  • from InterMat 01/05/23 6:20 PM

    NC State 141 lber Ryan Jack (photo courtesy of Sam Janicki; SJanickiPhoto.com) It's hard to believe that we've already reached the halfway point in the season and we are only a couple weeks away from ACC Friday Night Duals. It has been a wild season already, but the good news is that there is still...

  • from InterMat 01/05/23 2:45 PM

    149 lbs Southern Scuffle champion Kellyn March (photo courtesy of Sam Janicki; SJanickiPhoto.com) We're a few days into the first week of 2023 and there has been a lot of activity already this year for the Big 12. Let's dive in and take a look at five big things from the first week of 2023 for the c...

  • from InterMat 01/04/23 9:00 PM

    157 lbs Midlands Champion Trevor Chumbley (photo courtesy of Sam Janicki; SJanickiPhoto.com) Holiday wrestling staples - Midlands and the Southern Scuffle - were back in full force this year, along with the inaugural Soldier Salute in Iowa, giving wrestling fans plenty of options for entertainment ...

  • from InterMat 01/04/23 7:00 PM

    165 lbs Midlands Champion Quincy Monday (photo courtesy of Sam Janicki; SJanickiPhoto.com) We had a lot of action over the holiday break. The perennial midseason classics like the Midlands and Southern Scuffle are back, with many EIWA schools in action. The Soldier Salute, in Iowa, is new this seas...

  • from InterMat 01/04/23 4:55 PM

    184 lbs Midlands Champion Reece Heller of Pittsburgh (photo courtesy of Sam Janicki; SJanickiPhoto.com) After a lull in the holiday season, Week 9 brought in a lot of fantasy points and may have had some major moves within your league (especially for Cumulative Point Leagues). Moving forward, we en...

  • from InterMat 01/04/23 3:15 PM

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  • from InterMat 01/04/23 2:25 PM

    Little Rock 197 lber Stephen Little at the Southern Scuffle (photo courtesy of Sam Janicki; SJanickiPhoto.com) Little Rocks rocks the nation at Southern Scuffle Little Rock came into the tournament with a 2-4 record and little expectations from outside its team. However, the Trojans marched into C...

  • from InterMat 01/03/23 11:55 AM

    Happy New Year! January means that we're generally through tournament season and focused on nothing but duals for the remainder of the college season, so there's a solid number of duals this week ). Since it can be difficult to figure out where and when to watch all of these events, InterMat has pu...

  • from InterMat 01/03/23 3:40 AM

    2023 Southern Scuffle Most Outstanding Wrestler and Fastest Pins recipient Andrew Alirez (photo courtesy of Sam Janicki; SJanickiPhoto.com) 2023 Southern Scuffle Final Results Championship Finals 125 - Matt Ramos (Purdue) dec Noah Surtin (Missouri) 4-3 133 - Daton Fix (Oklahoma State) dec Brayd...

  • from InterMat 12/30/22 9:15 PM

    Rocky Elam after winning the 2022 Southern Scuffle (photo courtesy of Sam Janicki; SJanickiPhoto.com) We're coming down the home stretch of tournament season. The Midlands and Soldier Salute got the holiday tournaments started and we'll finish with the Southern Scuffle. The Scuffle has become a New...

  • from InterMat 12/30/22 5:45 AM

    Pittsburgh freshman Dayton Pitzer (photo courtesy of Sam Janicki; SJanickiPhoto.com) Midlands Quarterfinal Results 125 lbs Eric Barnett (Wisconsin) maj Sheldon Seymour (Lehigh) 13-4 Dean Peterson (Rutgers) dec Ryan Miller (Penn) 3-2 Killian Cardinale (West Virginia) dec Markel Baker (George Maso...

  • from InterMat 12/29/22 9:50 PM

    The 2022 Midlands Championships (photo courtesy of Sam Janicki; SJanickiPhoto.com) 2022 Midlands Quarterfinal Matchups (8pm Eastern) 125 lbs Eric Barnett (Wisconsin) vs. Sheldon Seymour (Lehigh) Ryan Miller (Penn) vs. Dean Peterson (Rutgers) Killian Cardinale (West Virginia) vs. Markel Baker (Geo...

  • from InterMat 12/28/22 10:20 PM

    Keegan O'Toole (left) and Shane Griffith in the 2022 NCAA finals (photo courtesy of Sam Janicki; SJanickiPhoto.com) The college wrestling schedule has finally reverted back to some semblance of normal following the changes forced by the pandemic over the last two seasons. The normal mid-season tour...

  • from InterMat 12/28/22 2:40 PM

    Kendall Coleman (left) and Peyton Robb in the Cliff Keen Las Vegas Invitational finals (photo courtesy of Sam Janicki; SJanickiPhoto.com) What a great start to the season we've all had the pleasure of watching. If you had told me that both Yianni and Aaron Brooks were going to lose before the end o...

  • from InterMat 12/27/22 9:55 PM

    Wisconsin All-American Austin Gomez (photo courtesy of Sam Janicki; SJanickiPhoto.com) It's back! After a weird 2021-22 season that saw the Midlands abruptly canceled due to Covid concerns and the MatMen Open trying to replace it, the most storied collegiate tournament is ready to rock. While the C...

  • from InterMat 12/27/22 2:20 PM

    Stanford 197 lber Nick Stemmet (photo courtesy of Tony Rotundo; WrestlersAreWarriors.com) Beavers and Mustangs compete at Collegiate Duals Oregon State struggled on the first day of the National Collegiate Duals. The Beavers fell to Iôwa State 26-6. On the bright side, Trey Munoz upset Marcus Cole...

  • from InterMat 12/26/22 10:30 PM

    Army West Point freshman 125 lber Ethan Berginc (photo courtesy of Sam Janicki; SJanickiPhoto.com) The post-holiday tournaments get ramped up this week with the Midlands and the Soldier Salute. We'll start by talking Soldier Salute, a new tournament that takes place in Coralville, Iowa and features...

  • from InterMat 12/26/22 1:20 PM

    Missouri head coach Brian Smith (photo courtesy of Tony Rotundo; WrestlersAreWarriors.com) In May of 1998, the University of Missouri introduced its new head coach, a relatively unknown Brian Smith. At the time, the program was in a rough stretch of six seasons with a dual record under .500 and the...

  • from InterMat 12/24/22 1:55 PM

    Drexel 184 lber Brian Bonino (photo courtesy of Drexel athletics) There was a good amount of action in the conference. Cornell and Lehigh represented the conference at Collegiate Duals in New Orleans. There were a handful of dual meets, both inside and outside the conference. This week's Outstandi...

  • from InterMat 12/23/22 3:00 PM

    Roman Bravo-Young (right) and Ramazan Attasauov in the Collegiate Duals finals (photo courtesy of Sam Janicki; SJanickiPhoto.com) The first half of the collegiate wrestling season is typically highlighted by big tournaments such as CKLV, Reno Tournament of Champions and Midlands, and a few non-confe...

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    Paniro Johnson (left) and Shayne Van Ness (photo courtesy of Sam Janicki; SJanickiPhoto.com) We're now almost two days removed from the 2022 Collegiate Duals and I've had a lot on my mind. It was an excellent couple of days chalked full of excellent wrestling action. Plenty of great matches, upsets...

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    Marcus Coleman takes down 2x NCAA champion Aaron Brooks (photo courtesy of Sam Janicki; SJanickiPhoto.com) The Big 12 had a strong showing at the Collegiate Duals this week in New Orleans. The combined efforts of the conference's two Iowa schools anchored the Big 12 against some of the country's be...

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    Penn State 141 lber Beau Bartlett (photo courtesy of Tony DiMarco) Blue Pool Championship Results Penn State 22 Iowa State 12 125 - Corey Cabanban (Iowa State) dec Gary Steen (Penn State) 4-0 (Iowa State 3-0) 133 - Roman Bravo-Young (Penn State) maj Ramazan Attasauov (Iowa State) 10-2 (Penn...

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    NC State 157 lber Ed Scott (photo courtesy of Tony DiMarco) Red Pool Championship Results NC State 27 Northern Iowa 12 125 - Jarrett Trombley (NC State) dec Kyle Gollhofer (Northern Iowa) 8-4 (NC State 3-0) 133 - Kai Orine (NC State) dec Kyle Biscoglia (Northern Iowa) 8-5 (NC State 6-0) 14...

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    The Cornell bench at the Collegiate Duals (photo courtesy of Tony DiMarco) Red Pool Third Place Results Ohio State 23 Lehigh 12 125 - Carter Bailey (Lehigh) dec Andre Gonzales (Ohio State) 6-0 (Lehigh 3-0) 133 - Nic Bouzakis (Ohio State) FFT (Ohio State 6-3) 141 - Dylan D'Emilio (Ohio State)...

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    Oregon State 184 lber Trey Munoz (photo courtesy of Tony DiMarco) Red Pool Fifth Place Results Cal Poly 25 Lock Haven 15 125 - Anthony Noto (Lock Haven) dec Antonio Lorenzo (Cal Poly) 7-4 (Lock Haven 3-0) 133 - Gable Strickland (Lock Haven) dec Ethan Rotondo (Cal Poly) 7-1 (Lock Haven 6-0)...

  • from InterMat 12/20/22 5:05 PM

    2x CKLV champion Mikey Labriola (Keckeisen/Hidlay photo courtesy of Sam Janicki; SJanickiPhoto.com/Dean/Bastida photos courtesy of Fantasy College Wrestling) Day one from the New Orleans Convention Center was excellent! We saw one of the best duals of the year, one that featured a lineup bump and ...