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Archive for April 7th, 2017

Nathan Kraisser pushes through the pressure to become Campbell’s first wrestling All-American – ST323 | Mat Talk Podcast Network

“When Nathan Kraisser transferred from North Carolina to Campbell University, it turned a few heads. On Episode 323 of the Short Time Wrestling Podcast, Kraisser, the first wrestling All-American in school history, talks about his reasons for following Cary Kolat to Campbell, the pressure on him to live up to the expectation that he would be the first All-American at the school and how his performance will impact the program moving forward.”

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Written by Jason Bryant

April 7, 2017 at 10:09 pm

Posted in Wrestling News

Guillotine Grapevine: Pat Smith and studying abroad in school and wrestling in Sweden – The Guillotine

“Minnesota Storm Greco-Roman athlete Pat Smith is back in the U.S. after three months studying abroad in Sweden. The U.S. Open champion is gearing up for the U.S. World Team Trials and looking to make his first World Team.”

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Written by Jason Bryant

April 7, 2017 at 10:09 pm

Posted in Wrestling News

Bucky Gleason: Promise to brother leads ex-UB wrestler on road to UFC – The Buffalo News

“Jerome Green pleaded with his younger brother before getting whisked away to prison on a three-year hitch for robbing drug dealers in Rochester. Carve your own path in life, he said, and stop following mine. Pay attention in school, earn your degree and follow your passion, he said, unlike me.”

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Written by Jason Bryant

April 7, 2017 at 10:09 pm

Posted in Wrestling News

Daniel Cormier breaks silence on controversial towel usage at UFC 210 weigh-ins – Fansided

“UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier had a lot to answer for. On Friday morning, the former Olympic wrestling captain hit the scale ahead of his title fight against Anthony Johnson at UFC 210.”

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Written by Jason Bryant

April 7, 2017 at 10:09 pm

Posted in Wrestling News

Hagerty to retire as Wildcats wrestling coach – Devils Lake Journal

“After 24 years at the helm of the Blue Springs High School wrestling program, veteran coach Mike Hagerty decided it was time to step down.”

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Written by Jason Bryant

April 7, 2017 at 10:09 pm

Posted in Wrestling News

Robie adds Olympian Jared Frayer to coaching staff – HokieSports.com

“Virginia Tech wrestling head coach Tony Robie has announced the hiring of Jared Frayer as an assistant coach. Frayer joins Frank Molinaro as an assistant on Robie’s first coaching staff leading the Hokie wrestling program.”

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Written by Jason Bryant

April 7, 2017 at 5:59 pm

Posted in Wrestling News

Miller seeks success at Greco-Roman World Team Trials in Las Vegas – TheMat.com

“It was just over 18 months ago that 2011 Junior Freestyle World Team member Daniel Miller stepped back onto the mat in a different style.”

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Written by Jason Bryant

April 7, 2017 at 4:29 pm

Posted in Wrestling News