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USAW National Duals

Wolbert pin delivers men’s freestyle title to Wisconsin at AFSW Junior National Duals –

No. 1 overall seed Wisconsin completed its journey to the top of the podium at the Air Force Special Warfare Junior National Duals with a heart-pounding, 33-32, victory over Ohio Blue in the championship dual.

Pennsylvania wins Greco-Roman team title at 16U Women’s National Duals –

The 2024 16U Women’s National Duals wrapped at the Grand Park Events Center on Saturday. Pennsylvania claimed the team title, bringing down Ohio in the final dual.

California Blue overpowers field to win women’s Greco-Roman title at AFSW Junior National Duals –

Top seed California Blue took 11-of-15 matches from Missouri in the championship match of the 2024 Air Force Special Warfare Junior National Duals to secure the women’s Greco-Roman national title.

Pennsylvania Blue secures second-straight Greco-Roman title at 14U Women’s National Duals –

The 2024 14U Women’s Greco-Roman National Duals concluded on Saturday, as Pennsylvania Blue was crowned the champions with a 47-23 win over Washington in the finals.

Pennsylvania Blue pins its way to 14U Girls National Duals freestyle title over Illinois, 58-18 –

The dual meet between Pennsylvania Blue and Illinois for the 14U Girls National Freestyle Duals team title started off like it was going to be a very competitive battle.

Pennsylvania Blue wins historic first 16U Girls National Duals freestyle title, stopping Wisconsin in finals –

With this being the inaugural year of the 16U Girls National Freestyle Duals, somebody had to emerge as the first team champion in history.

Pennsylvania Junior Girls Capture First Ever National Freestyle Duals Championship | PA Power Wrestling

Pennsylvania girls have won the USAW Junior National Duals in Freestyle for the first time. The star-studded team defeated Missouri in the Championship finals.

International News

USA wins nine gold medals to dominate U23 Pan American Championships in men’s freestyle –

The United States claimed nine individual gold medals and easikt won the team championships in men’s freestyle at the U23 Pan American Championships on Saturday.

Team USA Wins Inaugural U23 Pan-American Championships – Five Point Move

Four golds, three silvers, and one bronze translated to an expression of dominance for the United States at the first-ever U23 Pan-American Championships on Friday in Rionegro, Colombia.

Lewis, Scott, Abdon, Miley win gold in Greco-Roman at 2024 U23 Pan American Championships –

The United States delivered a strong performance in Greco-Roman at the 2024 U23 Pan American Championships in Rionegro, Colombia, on Friday, concluding the event with eight medals and the team title.

Kelly wins gold, Hays, Nwachukwu add silver as US earns four medals at U23 Pan American Championships in Women's freestyle –

On the first day of the U23 Pan American Championships in Rionegro, Colombia, five weight categories in Women's freestyle wrestling were contested, and Team USA earned one gold, two silver and two bronze medals. This is the first-ever U23 Pan American Championships.

Makoyed wins silver medal in women’s freestyle at 76 kg at Poland Open –

Yelena Makoyed (Orangevale, Calif./Cardinal WC/Titan Mercury WC) claimed a silver medal at 76 kg on the final day of women’s freestyle at the Poland Open on Saturday.

Olympian Maroulis wins gold, Hedrick and Beck add bronzes at Poland Open –

Three-time Olympian Helen Maroulis (Rockville, Md./Sunkist Kids WC) won a gold medal at 57 kg on Friday at the Poland Open. This is Maroulis’ tune-up event in her preparation for the Olympic Games Paris 2024.

College News

Daniel Cormier Inducted into Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame – Oklahoma State University Athletics

Former Oklahoma State wrestler and UFC standout Daniel Cormier was inducted into the Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame this weekend as part of the Class of 2024.

Never Too Early Lineup Look: North Carolina – InterMat

In our new series, “The Never Too Early Lineup Look,” we’ll preview a potential lineup for a particular school. Since we’re a few months away from even the preseason, there will likely be plenty of moving parts at most schools.

Ten Years Of Recruiting Rankings | Matscouts

Everything Recruiting from the last decade – Highest Class Averages – Most Big Boarders – Most Top 10s And How They Compare to NCAA Results

Lynchburg adding men's wrestling program – University of Lynchburg

University of Lynchburg Director of Athletics Jon Waters announced the addition of men's wrestling which will compete as an NCAA varsity sport during the 2025-26 academic year.

Roanoke Wrestling announces staff changes – Roanoke College

The Roanoke wrestling team announced three coaching moves Friday afternoon. Assistant coach Blake Rosenbaum was elevated to Associate Head Coach and Recruiting Coordinator and two new additions joined the staff.

Charles Mason: “I want to win our first national title” – The Mangled Ear

Mount Saint Joseph University had four wrestlers on its roster before Charles Mason arrived. Multiple All-Americans, an individual national champion and a roster now at 45 have changed things.

SHE BELONGS: Greenville Native Ava Bayless, Who Has Family Ties in Sligo, Wins Women’s Wrestling National Title at 109 Pounds as Redshirt Freshman at Iowa – ExploreClarion

Ava Bayless climbed atop the podium and scanned the spectators for her parents. When her eyes locked on them, she smiled.

High School News

From Arlington to Missouri: Derryan Derrough's Coaching Journey | Missouri Wrestling

Derryan Derrough, Arlington native former Summit assistant as well as Lindbergh girls head coach, steps up as head coach at Summit. With a rich journey from Texas to Missouri, Derrough aims to build a strong wrestling culture and lead the Falcons to success in the 2024-25 season

Nebraska wrestlers have outsdaining Day 1 at Disney Duals. –

Some of the area's best high school wrestlers joined dozens of others from the state yesterday to take the mat at the first day of AAU Disney Duals.

Notre Dame wrestling reclassified to 3A by PIAA – LehighValleyLive

Notre Dame will compete as a 3A school for the next two PIAA boys wrestling seasons.

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