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Archive for April 1st, 2017

Pitt wrestling loses out on Pat Santoro, who will remain at Lehigh – Cardiac Hill

“Pitt’s wrestling program was dealt a blow with the news that Lehigh coach Pat Santoro won’t be making a move to Pitt. Santoro affirmed his pledge to remain at Lehigh on Friday.”

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Written by Jason Bryant

April 1, 2017 at 11:14 pm

Posted in Wrestling News

17 new champs crowned at Cadet Folkstyle Nationals – TheMat.com

“Isaac Salas of California won his first Cadet Folkstyle National championship, taking out two former Fargo champions in day-two action of the USA Wrestling Folkstyle Nationals in Cedar Falls, Iowa.”

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Written by Jason Bryant

April 1, 2017 at 9:54 pm

Posted in Wrestling News

USA Wrestling Junior Folkstyle Nationals finals results – TheMat.com

Written by Jason Bryant

April 1, 2017 at 9:54 pm

Posted in Wrestling News

InterMat – 60 years later: Hodge remains only wrestler on SI cover

“No fooling: Sixty years ago — April 1, 1957 — Oklahoma Sooner mat champ Dan Hodge earned a place on the cover of Sports Illustrated … and remains the only amateur wrestler to appear on the cover of the iconic sports magazine in its nearly 65-year history.”

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Written by Jason Bryant

April 1, 2017 at 9:54 pm

Posted in Wrestling News

Review Problems are Symptomatic of a Larger Issue – The Open Mat

“Since the NCAA Division I tournament ended, video review has been a hot topic in the wrestling community. “

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Written by Jason Bryant

April 1, 2017 at 9:54 pm

Posted in Wrestling News

ICE20: After 48 years, King’s College coach Ned McGinley calls it a career | Mat Talk Podcast Network

“After 48 years, the only wrestling coach King’s College has ever known, Ned McGinley, announced his retirement in January. On Episode 20 of The Ice Hour, coach McGinley recaps what led him across town to the small Division III school and what’s kept him motivated over the years.”

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Written by Jason Bryant

April 1, 2017 at 2:40 am

Posted in Wrestling News

Memories of Jim Koch from Mike Denney, the Becker Family and Dale Eggert – ST321 | Mat Talk Podcast Network

“Episode 321 of the Short Time Wrestling Podcast recounts some of the stories of the late Jim Koch, who passed away last week. Koch was one of the constant presences in college wrestling, coaching UW-Parkside for 41 years until his retirement in 2011.”

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Written by Jason Bryant

April 1, 2017 at 2:40 am

Posted in Wrestling News