Category: high school wrestling news

Mason Manville is Going to Wyoming Seminary- Confirmed

True-Wrestling broke the story first. This will give Sem a murderers row of talent. It also gives Manville a serious dose of folkstyle competition and training before going off to wrestle at Penn State. Semi’s schedule and training partners are the stiffest in the country. I’ll update as I get more information. Manville was at […]

The 2015 Dave Schultz High School Excellence Award winners by state, name and school are:

A special shout out to Jonny Viruet from Massachusetts. I’ve spent a lot of time with this wrestler and the sky is the limit. Good luck at Brown next year. more here Alabama, Arick Shankles, Muscle Shoals High School Alaska, Josh Roetman, Kotzebue High School Arizona, Josh Kramer, Desert Edge High School Arkansas, Braden Zini, […]

Pre-Match Requirements for Referees Clarified in High School Wrestling

By Ben Sieck on April 27, 2015 Under Rule 3-1-4a, the new pre-match procedure further clarifies the duties of wrestling referees before a dual meet begins. A new rule (3-1-5) will add the same inspection requirements before tournaments. The actual requirements were not changed, only written in clearer, more specific language. “The skin-check rule has […]

This weeks Schedule

February 4th-Duke @ Gardner-Webb February 5th-Cal Poly @ Boise State February 5th-The Citadel @ VMI February 5th-Ohio State Duels February 6th-Binghamton @ George Mason February 6th-CSU-Bakersfield @ Boise State February 6th-Drexel @ Rider February 6th-Eastern Michigan @ Northern Illinois February 6th-Iowa @ Penn State The biggest match up of the week. Will set an attendance […]

2014 Xcalibur Day 1 recap link

Day 1 recap Competing Teams 20 teams from 6 States seeds below Wyoming Valley West. Pa Lake Lehman, Pa Scranton Pa The Hill School, Pa St. Anthony’s, NY Wyoming Seminary,Pa St. Vincent Palotti, MD Bound Brook, NJ Hayfield, VA Springfield MA Benton, Pa Line Mountain, PA Pittston, Pa Dallas, PA Deposit NY St Francis, […]

Here’s what I know so far this season.

1. The national title is up for grabs. This might be the most wide-open field in modern history. With all the factors accounted for (injuries, freshman adjustments, coaching up or down, peaking) I can see scenarios that could lead to 4-5 different teams winning the title in March. 2. The same can be said at […]