Category: women’s wrestling

2015 Final Senior Level Rankings

Final Senior Level Rankings Americans in the rankings Freestyle Mens full rankings 57kg #13 Tony Ramos, Iowa City, Iowa (Titan Mercury WC/Hawkeye WC) 61kg #17 Reece Humphrey, Columbus, Ohio (New York AC/Ohio RTC) 65kg #10 Brent Metcalf, Iowa City, Iowa (New York AC/Hawkeye WC) 65kg #13 Logan Stieber, Columbus, Ohio (Titan Mercury WC/Ohio RTC) 65kg […]

I Hate Olympic Wrestling Weights (D1 Wrestling & Bill Farrell Results)

The biggest take away for me from Sundays’ wrestling is that the Olympic weight classes are bad for wrestling. It hurts so much mens talent in America that I can’t believe other countries aren’t screaming as well. I’ve heard the PC police from United World Wrestling/Intermat tell me why 6 weight classes is necessary but […]

World Championship Results- Women’s Freestyle

Placement Matches: 48kg Gold: #1-Eri Tosaka (JPN) dec. #2-Mariya Stadnyk (AZE), 3-2 48kg Bronze: Jessica Blaszka (NED) dec. Hui Li (CHN), 5-5 48kg Bronze: #7-Genevieve Morrison (CAN) vs. #6-Valentina Islamova (RUS), 4-2 Semifinal Results 48kg: #2-Mariya Stadnyk (AZE) fall. Hui Li (CHN) 48kg: #1-Eri Tosaka (JPN) dec. #7-Genevieve Morrison (CAN), 6-4 Quarterfinal Results 48kg: Hui […]

Azerbaijan Crowns 2 Women Champs at Junior Worlds & Team USA Results

Women’s Freestyle 44kg: Placement Match Results GOLD: Turkan NASIROVA (AZE) df. Rina OKUNO (JPN), 5-2 BRONZE: Kseniya STANKEVICH (BLR) df. Svetlana ANKICHEVA (KAZ), 9-2 BRONZE: Nadezhda SARAZHKOVA (RUS) df. Naiyeis GUTIERREZ (VEN) by TF, 10-1 51kg: Placement Match Results GOLD: Leyla GURBANOVA (AZE) df. Olena KREMZER (UKR), 10-7 BRONZE: Arianna CARIERI (ITA) df. Marina ZUYEVA […]

Large U.S. Team Entered for Spanish Grand Prix- Brackets & Link to free webcast

webcast link Brackets SPANISH GRAND PRIX At Madrid, Spain, July 11 Event Schedule (Madrid time, which is 6 hours ahead of U.S. Eastern Time) Saturday, July 11 All styles, All weight classes 9:00 a.m. – Preliminaries 1:00 p.m. – Semifinals and Repechage 5:00 p.m. – Finals (1st place, 3rd place, 5th place) A totally stud […]

Near miss car accident with Woman’s World Team Member 60 KG Leigh Jaynes Provisor and her Greco Roman husband Ben Provisor

Takedown Radio, 2015 USA Wrestling Woman’s World Team Member 60 KG Leigh Jaynes Provisor and her Greco Roman husband Ben Provisor walked away from their overturned Subaru Outback. The near fatal wreck took place this past weekend.. A showing of great support and well wishes were being offered on her Facebook page, as the first […]

Maroulis is an ambassador for UWW campaign for women’s wrestling

Helen Maroulis, shown at the 2014 World Wrestling Championships, is one of the eight women’s wrestling ambassadors for a new UWW campaign. Larry Slater photo. Corsier–‐sur–‐Vevey, SWITZERLAND (December16) –Citing growing participation among women in the sport of wrestling and a renewed institutional focus on gender equity, United World Wrestling has launched a campaign to focus […]

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 […]

Helen Maroulis Creating A Following In Women’s Wrestling

True-Wrestling caught up with Helen right after her victory during the showcase matches at the NWCA a few weeks back. You can find her interview here. She is very personable and is becoming the face of women’s wrestling in America. Although she doesn’t like that moniker. PHILADELPHIA — Shortly before the start of the […]

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 […]

Top U.S. women stars to compete in Open Cup of Russia, Nov. 14-15

The U.S. women’s national team will take a competition and training tour to Russia, and will wrestle at the Open Cup of Russia in Novocheboksark, Nov. 14-15. A number of World and Olympic medalists will participate for Team USA. Among the U.S. entries will be 2008 World champion and 2012 Olympic bronze medalist Clarissa Chun […]