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One Word to Describe Each American Olympic Medalists Tournament | Rokfin

We’ve had a few days to digest the feast that was seven days of high-intensity wrestling competition at the 2020 Olympic Games.

The Pulse With Andy Hamilton: A Look Back At The Historic USA Performance – FloWrestling

A look back at a historic Olympic performance by the USA, Kyle Snyder's incredible medal collection and Haji Aliyev's remarkable career comes to an end.

How Close Is Team USA To Junior Worlds Supremacy? – FloWrestling

A 10 year breakdown of how Team USA and other top countries perform at the Junior World Championships in Men's Freestyle.

Team USA's Stats from the 2020 Olympic Games | Rokfin

Team USA brought home nine medals from the recent 2020 Olympic Games. Along the way, there were several standout statistical performances by individuals and the team in general. The following looks at some of the statistical trends at play and what it could mean for the U.S. on the international level going forward.

Always Aggressive Podcast: Season 3, Episode 1 – Purdue University Athletics

Purdue wrestling head coach Tony Ersland, Tanner Lipsett and Cory Palm are back, opening the 2021-22 academic year with Season Three of the Always Aggressive Podcast. The guys take a deep dive into the 2021 Olympic wrestling performance in Tokyo, honoring the many successful efforts by the Americans and several of the other individuals around the sport that made their achievements possible.

Coach Rob McCabe Announces 19 to Wesleyan Wrestling Roster in 2021-22 – Kentucky Wesleyan College Athletics

The Kentucky Wesleyan College wrestling program has announced the addition of 19 new members on Thursday, as announced by Head Coach Rob McCabe.


The history, experience and life trajectory of the new (sort of) Head Coach at the oldest (not that old) wrestling program in Florida is the epitome of the fascinating story.

Vinesh Phogal temporarily suspended by Wrestling Federation of India for indiscipline:

Vinesh Phogat, India's star wrestler has been temporarily banned by the Wrestling Federation of India (WFI) for indiscipline during her Tokyo Olympics campaign.

Patrick Sets 2021-22 Wrestling Schedule – Southeastern University Athletics

Southeastern University Wrestling Coach Travis Patrick announced the team's 2021-22 schedule this afternoon, featuring seven home duals.

Big Ten Celebrates Historic Effort At 2020 Tokyo Olympics – Big Ten Conference

The Big Ten Conference enjoyed its finest performance at a single Olympic Games at the recently-complete 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo, Japan, as athletes with Big Ten ties set conference records by earning 51 total medals and 22 gold medals during the 17-day competition. All 14 Big Ten member schools had an athlete win at least one medal in Tokyo, also a first in conference history.

Colby Covington Is Proud Of His Wrestling Roots | UFC Fight Pass | UFC

Call him polarizing, call him cocky, call him NCAA All-American. Long before becoming one of the top fighters in the UFC’s welterweight division, Colby Covington was a blue-chip wrestling prospect with the sport’s powerhouses in his crosshairs, and even when things didn’t exactly go right, Covington made the most of the position he was in. Often, things worked better for him as a result of early “chaos.”

Pinning down success: Big Bend wrestling builds a winning tradition on the mat | Columbia Basin Herald

After wrapping up a successful season, Big Bend Community College women’s wrestling coaches recently reflected on growing their young program.

Braxton Amos Wants To Double His Chances At Junior Worlds In Russia – FloWrestling

Don’t try to get too philosophical with Braxton Amos about his decision to compete in both styles at the Junior World Championships in Ufa, Russia on August 16-22. Amos has a reputation for wrestling in Greco-Roman and freestyle at major domestic competitions. Just don’t ask him to get too deep about it.

2021-22 Inaugural Women's Wrestling Schedule Released – Northern Michigan University

The schedule for Northern Michigan University women's wrestling's inaugural season has been set, as the team released their 2021-22 slate Wednesday.

Fanco Wrestling | 6 Money-Making Ideas for Wrestlers Besides Selling T-Shirts

If you’re wondering how to make real money with your name, image, or likeness, then you need to spend time reading this article. Sure, you can put your face or name on a shirt like Barstool’s Spencer Lee excuses are for wusses tee; however, there are plenty of other ways college athletes can make money with NIL.

Olympic medalists Taylor, Snyder, Maroulis, Dake will compete at 2021 World Championships in Oslo, Norway –

Four Olympic wrestling medalists from the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo, Japan, have notified USA Wrestling that they will accept their position on the U.S. World Team that will compete at the 2021 Senior World Championships in Oslo, Norway, October 2-10.

USA Wrestling to pay a record $950,000 in Living the Dream Medal Fund bonuses to its 2020 Olympic medalists –

Based upon the historic performance of the U.S. Olympic wrestling team at the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020, USA Wrestling, through its Living the Dream Medal Fund, will pay out a record $950,000 in bonuses to its nine Olympic wrestling medalists from the United States.

Steve Mocco to be Inducted Into Blair Academy Hall of Fame | Pistols Firing

Former Oklahoma State NCAA Champion and Hodge Trophy winner, Steve Mocco, is going to be inducted into the Blair Academy Athletic Hall of Fame.

Five World medalists highlight Junior women’s freestyle squad –

The United States is set to send an experienced and accomplished women’s freestyle lineup to the 2021 Junior World Championships in Ufa, Russia, August 16-22. The impressive team, which was finalized in May at the 2021 Women’s Nationals, boasts five World medalists.

Wrestling Announces Decorated Class of 2021 Newcomers – App State Athletics

Moving forward from a record-breaking spring, App State wrestling coach JohnMark Bentley officially announced the Mountaineers' newcomers for the 2021-22 season.

Cornell Wrestling Announces Nick Gwiazdowski as Volunteer Assistant Coach – Cornell University Athletics

Two-time NCAA champion and two-time World medalist Nick Gwiazdowski is set to join the Big Red wrestling program as a volunteer assistant coach, as announced by Mike Grey '11, the David Dunlop '59 Head Coach of Wrestling.

Men’s Wrestling Fills Out Coaching Staff with Boyle and Deluse – University of the Cumberlands Athletics

Head men's wrestling coach Corey Ruff has announced a couple of additions to its 2021-22 coaching staff adding Sean Boyle as their new assistant coach, while Eric Deluse will serve as a graduate assistant.