The National Wrestling Coaches Association has announced its annual Division III Scholar Team Award and the NWCA Individual All-Academic wrestling team for the 2011-12 wrestling season.
The 2012 NWCA Division III Scholar Team Awards are given out to twenty-five teams for this academic year, with team GPAs ranging from 3.73 to 3.16. Continue reading
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 themat.com
Concordia Coaches Clay Nagel and Matt Nagel have announced nine student/athletes who have committed to Concordia College. Continue reading
MINNEAPOLIS — Several members of the Augsburg College wrestling team were honored recently at the team’s annual postseason banquet, held at the college’s Christensen Center. More than 125 guests attended the banquet.
Three-time All-American Tony Valek (SR, Belle Plaine, Minn./Scott West) and two-time All-American and 2012 heavyweight national champion Chad Johnson (SO, Ferryville, Wis./DeSoto HS) were named the team’s co-Most Valuable Wrestlers. Continue reading at athletics.augsburg.edu
USA Wrestling has announced the winners of the 2012 Jacob Curby Memorial Award. This award is presented annually to recognize a Greco-Roman athlete from each of its Olympic Training Centers for displaying strong personal character and commitment. Continue reading at themat.com
MANHEIM, Pa. – The North Dakota State wrestling team was named one of the National Wrestling Coaches Association annual All-Academic Top 30 Teams and junior Trent Sprenkle was selected to the individual All-Academic team. Continue reading