NWCA releases Mid-Major Top 20 Poll

anheim, Pennsylvania — The National Wrestling Coaches Association released its only Mid-Major Top 20 of the season on Wednesday. Formulated last season, the Mid-Major Top 20 concentrates on the programs that fall outside of the traditional “Power 5” conferences. “Last year, we launched this initiative with the National Duals Selection Committee,… Continue reading

Lock Haven’s Kyle Shoop climbs in latest updated NCAA wrestling award standings

INDIANAPOLIS — The NCAA has released updated standings for the 2018 NCAA Wrestling Awards that will be awarded in March at the respective Division I, II and III Wrestling Championships. The inaugural NCAA Wrestling Awards were presented at the 2012 wrestling championships. The three awards, given in each division, honor the… Continue reading

Unbeaten Penn State finishes regular season No. 1 in USA Today/NWCA Division I Coaches Poll

Manheim, Pennsylvania — With Penn State’s 55-0 win over Buffalo on Sunday, the Nittany Lions capped off a perfect 14-0 dual meet record and finished the regular season where they began, atop the USA Today/NWCA Division I Wrestling Coaches Poll. Penn State received all 16 first-place votes as the final poll… Continue reading

Redemption on the mat: South Dakota State’s Seth Gross makes good on second chance

BROOKINGS – Seth Gross came one agonizing point away from winning a Division I wrestling national championship last March when the 133-pound South Dakota State star was defeated 4-3 by Cody Clark of the Iowa Hawkeyes. Gross returned this year intent to finish the job and has spent the entire… Continue reading

NCAA reveals updated wrestling award standings

INDIANAPOLIS – The NCAA has released updated standings for the 2018 NCAA Wrestling Awards that will be awarded in March at the respective Division I, II and III Wrestling Championships. The inaugural NCAA Wrestling Awards were presented at the 2012 wrestling championships. The three awards, given in each division, honor the… Continue reading