Category: usa wrestling

Ahad Javansalehi named Assistant National Greco-Roman Coach for USA Wrestling

by Gary Abbott Ahad Javansalehi of Portland, Ore. has been named as an Assistant National Greco-Roman Coach by USA Wrestling, the national governing body for wrestling in the United States. Javansalehi will work with National Greco-Roman Coach Matt Lindland and Assistant National Greco-Roman Coach Momir Petkovic as part of USA Wrestling’s professional national Greco-Roman staff. […]

U.S. freestylers to compete on tours to Brazil, France and Iran in late November

Clayton Foster, shown in the 2014 U.S. Open finals, is among the top freestylers who will compete on a tour in November. Foster will wrestle in Brazil. Photo by Tony Rotundo – Wrestlers Are Warriors. USA Wrestling will send teams of freestyle wrestlers to international competitions in Brazil, France and Iran the final weekend of […]

Cataline wins gold, USA adds four medals on final day of Open Cup of Russia

Jackie Cataline of the USA gets gold and Iris Smith of the USA gets silver at 75 kg during medal ceremonies at the Open Cup of Russia. Photo courtesy of U.S. Women’s Wrestling Facebook page. NOVOCHEBOKSARK, Russia – Jackie Cataline (Alhambra, Calif./Titan Mercury WC) won a gold medal at 75 kg/165 lbs. and the USA […]

NWCA Recap – Where was everyone?

What a lineup! Hugely entertaining wrestling last night with some highly anticipated match ups. The media was there in full force and True Wrestling was there covering and tweeting (@truewrestler1) the action. But where were the fans? The Palestra wasn’t sold out for this event and looked about 60% full. There have to be 100,00 […]