Brancale, Kingsley rise to the occasion at state

Being a wrestler isn’t just about takedowns, reversals, and pins. It’s about dedication and mental toughness and pouring every bit of your heart and the deepest part of your soul into everything you do.

This year at the state wrestling tournament, two athletes showed they know what it’s all about. Both ended their high school wrestling careers with state championships. Each has his own unique story. Continue reading at

Handful of teams could take title

With Nebraska-Omaha out of picture, DII crown is up for grabs

When wrestling commences at the 2012 Division II Championship in Pueblo, Colo., March 9-10, the leader of the pack may change from match-to-match. Winner of the last three DII championships, Nebraska-Omaha no longer has a wrestling program. Continue reading at