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Archive for February 20th, 2017

Nelson Brands commits to Iowa | IAwrestle

“Iowa City West junior Nelson Brands has verbally committed to wrestle at the University of Iowa. This past weekend, Brands won his second state title for West downing Fort Dodge’s Cayd Lara in the 152 pounds 3A finals.”

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Written by Jason Bryant

February 20, 2017 at 10:38 pm

Posted in Wrestling News

Kevin Dresser Returns Home to State of Iowa – HokieSports.com

“Virginia Tech Director of Athletics Whit Babcock confirmed Monday that Kevin Dresser has resigned his position as wrestling coach to become the next head coach at Iowa State.”

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Written by Jason Bryant

February 20, 2017 at 4:53 pm

Posted in Wrestling News

Virginia Tech’s Dresser hasn’t accepted Iowa State coaching position; offer, decision likely coming soon | Mat Talk Podcast Network

“There’s been a lot of chatter about whether or not Virginia Tech head wrestling coach Kevin Dresser would become the next coach at Iowa State. As of 5:30 Eastern Sunday, — roughly 60 minutes before the scheduled start of the Hokies’ NWCA National Dual Series matchup with Nebraska — Dresser was still at the helm at Virginia Tech, but had not agreed to or accepted any offer from Iowa State.”

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Written by Jason Bryant

February 20, 2017 at 1:59 am

Posted in Wrestling News

No. 5 Tech rallies past No. 6 Nebraska in National Duals – HokieSports.com

“The Virginia Tech wrestling team won the final four matches of the evening and that propelled the No. 5 Hokies to a 22-15 victory over No. 6 Nebraska in an NWCA National Duals event held in front of 1,295 fans at Virginia Tech Carilion Court on Sunday.”

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Written by Jason Bryant

February 20, 2017 at 12:34 am

Posted in Wrestling News

Lions Dominate Oklahoma State 27-13 to win NWCA Dual Championship – GoPSUSports.com

“Penn State (14-0, 9-0 B1G) dominated home standing Oklahoma State (14-1, 6-0 Big 12) in the title match-up of the 2017 NWCA Dual Championship Series. Head coach Cael Sanderson’ squad posted a 27-13 victory to claim its second-straight national dual meet title.”

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Written by Jason Bryant

February 20, 2017 at 12:34 am

Posted in Wrestling News