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Archive for June 28th, 2016

West Fargo’s Metz wants to give wrestling and football a shot at NDSU | INFORUM

“The decision of whether to wrestle or play football in college got to be a conflict that was practically unsolvable for West Fargo’s Brandon Metz. So he did something unusual in the arena of Division I athletics: he’s going to give both sports a shot at North Dakota State.”

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Written by Jason Bryant

June 28, 2016 at 4:01 pm

Posted in Wrestling News

Five U.S. freestyle Olympians to compete in German Grand Prix, July 2-3 – TheMat.com

“In what should be their final tune-up competition before the 2016 Rio de Janiero Olympics, five members of the 2016 U.S. Olympic freestyle wrestling team will compete in the Grand Prix of Germany in Dortmund, Germany, July 2-3.”

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Written by Jason Bryant

June 28, 2016 at 2:40 pm

Posted in Wrestling News

The Citadel To Host SoCon Wrestling Championships in 2017, 2018 – CitadelSports.com

“The Citadel will host the 2017 and 2018 Southern Conference Wrestling Championship inside McAlister Field House, it was announced Tuesday.”

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Written by Jason Bryant

June 28, 2016 at 2:40 pm

Posted in Wrestling News

InterMat – Buffalo’s Soria twins on American Ninja Warrior

“Former University at Buffalo wrestlers Mike and Max Soria competed on NBC’s American Ninja Warrior series Monday night, with Mike advancing to the next level of competition. “

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Written by Jason Bryant

June 28, 2016 at 2:40 pm

Posted in Wrestling News

How do college wrestling coaches view Fargo? – MatBoss

“During Mark Branch’s first week of wrestling practice at Oklahoma State University in 1993 he was approached by Cowboy great and new teammate Alan Fried. Fried asked Branch his name and where he’s from. After the lanky 167-pound freshman from Oklahoma shared his name and hometown, Fried asked, “How did you do in Fargo?””

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Written by Jason Bryant

June 28, 2016 at 1:14 pm

Posted in Wrestling News