Maple Grove Wrestler Wins The Quintuple Crown

By Nick Fornicoia
Minnesota Wrestling Coaches Association Publicity Chairperson

Winning the ‘Triple Crown’ in Minnesota wrestling is an extraordinary accomplishment. To win the triple crown an athlete must win each of the three styles of wrestling all in the same year. The three types are Folkstyle (collegiate or high school style), Greco Roman (Olympic style) and Freestyle (Olympic style). Continue reading

USA Wrestling’s Greco-Roman Education Program to remain at Northern Michigan University

USA Wrestling has announced that its Greco-Roman Education Program will remain at Northern Michigan University in Marquette, Mich. as part of the U.S. Olympic Education Center (USOEC) program.

The USOEC Greco-Roman program was founded in August 1999, and has been a key reason for the success of the United States in Olympic-level Greco-Roman wrestling since it was founded. Continue reading at