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Archive for May 21st, 2017

TODD HALE: Former assistant wrestling coach named national assistant coach of the year by Wrestling USA magazine | Community | southernminn.com

“I received an e-mail from former OHS wrestling coach Scot Davis notifying me that Jeff Becker, who assisted Davis for many years has been named as Wrestling USA Magazine 2017 Assistant Coach of the Year.”

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Written by Jason Bryant

May 21, 2017 at 10:41 pm

Posted in Wrestling News

Martinez retires as wrestling coach; Grappler coach will pack it in after 26 years at Goddard High School | Roswell Daily Record | Roswell Area News

“Coaches have a sixth sense of when it’s time. When it’s time to change defenses, when it’s time to call a pass, to make a substitution, or to call a timeout.
Mostly, coaches are hard pressed of knowing when it’s time to hang up the coaches whistle and call it a career.”

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Written by Jason Bryant

May 21, 2017 at 10:41 pm

Posted in Wrestling News

State Champion Wrestler Mack Beggs Targeted In Texas Anti-LGBT Legislative Push – Forbes

“Some school athletic champions get resolutions from the state legislature recognizing their success. Mack Beggs’ success winning the 2017 University Interscholastic League 110-pound girls’ wrestling title is being recognized by the Texas state legislature — but not in a congratulatory way.”

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Written by Jason Bryant

May 21, 2017 at 10:41 pm

Posted in Wrestling News

Two former Mountain Ridge wrestlers indicted for sexual assault on wrestling trip – ABC15 Arizona

“A grand jury in Navajo County has indicted two former Mountain Ridge High School wrestlers on sex crimes in connection with a team trip late last year.”

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Written by Jason Bryant

May 21, 2017 at 10:41 pm

Posted in Wrestling News

Wrestlers recreate historic team photo – Cornell College

“Seventy years ago a team from Cornell College upset the U.S. collegiate wrestling powerhouses by winning both the NCAA and AAU national championships.”

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Written by Jason Bryant

May 21, 2017 at 10:41 pm

Posted in Wrestling News

How actor George Kosturos trained and transformed into an ‘American Wrestler’ | Men’s Fitness

“TO GET IN shape for his role as an an underdog high school wrestler in the real-life story, American Wrestler: The Wizard, George Kosturos really got into character.”

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Written by Jason Bryant

May 21, 2017 at 10:41 pm

Posted in Wrestling News

Martinez, Rau, Zillmer, Cabell round out champions at Last Chance World Team Trials Qualifier – TheMat.com

“The Last Chance World Team Trials Qualifier concluded on Sunday afternoon at the RCTC Regional Sports Center with four athletes solidifying berths to the U.S. World Team Trials set for Lincoln, Neb., June 9-10.”

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Written by Jason Bryant

May 21, 2017 at 9:21 pm

Posted in Wrestling News