Steveson named USA Wrestling Athlete of the Week after title victory

Gopher freshman heavyweight Gable Steveson has been selected as the USA Wrestling Athlete of the Week by the body’s official website TheMat.com. Steveson is now 13-0 after winning the championship at the tough Cliff Keen Las Vegas Invitational this past weekend. Steveson defeated three ranked wrestlers, two by major decisions,… Continue reading

Gable Steveson Named Big Ten Wrestler of the Week

After his first dual, Steveson is already earning the honor Gopher wrestling’s freshman heavyweight Gable Steveson has been named Big Ten Wrestler of the Week, the conference announced this afternoon. The Apple Valley, Minn. native took down then-No.3 Derek White of Oklahoma State in his first home dual at Maturi… Continue reading

Guillotine Grapevine Podcast: Recapping Oklahoma State with Brandon Eggum, Gable Steveson, Mitch McKee and OSU’s Daton Fix

We’ll recap Oklahoma State’s 23-9 win over Minnesota on Episode 50 of The Guillotine Grapevine. Among guests on this episode are Oklahoma State’s Daton Fix, Gopher head coach Brandon Eggum and Gopher wrestlers Gable Steveson and Mitch McKee. SUBSCRIBE TO THE GUILLOTINE GRAPEVINE Apple Podcasts | Stitcher | Spreaker |… Continue reading

Lewis secures Junior World semifinal bid, three-time World champion Steveson upended in quarterfinals

TRNAVA, Slovakia – In only his third freestyle tournament of his career, Mekhi Lewis advanced to the Junior World semifinals at 70 kg with two quick wins on Saturday morning in Trnava, Slovakia. His wins included a technical fall and a pin. Against Erik Reinbok of Estonia, Lewis scored takedown… Continue reading

Steveson Still Improving After Three World Titles

TRNAVA, Slovakia (September 21) – It’s hard to believe that Gable Steveson (USA) is still improving after winning three world titles, but he stood outside Trnava’s City Sports Hall and said it’s possible. “I’m stronger, quicker and my endurance is better than ever, but I’m still growing,” said Steveson. “I… Continue reading

Steveson Set for Junior World Championships

The 2018 Junior World Championships are underway in Trnava, Slovakia, where University of Minnesota wrestler Gable Steveson will look to capture his fourth consecutive world championship. Gable has won three previous world titles up to this point in time. The four-time state champion from Apple Valley won Cadet World Championships… Continue reading