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Lefever reflects on what it took to become four...

03/14/2017 | Y2CJ41 in College News

By STEVE KRAH stvkrh905@gmail.com Riley Lefever could win wrestling matches 1-0 or 2-0. But what’s the fun it that? On his way to a fourth national championship, the Wabash College senior was named NCAA Division III’s most dominant wrestler by a...

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Stevan Micic wins co-Big Ten Wrestler of the Week

01/17/2017 | Y2CJ41 in College News

Michigan and Ohio State Share Wrestler of the Week Honor Wolverines’ Micic claims honor after picking up two wins; Buckeyes’ Tomasello earns plaudit after claiming top-five victory Co-Wrestlers of the Week Stevan Micic, Michigan 133 pounds – Fr....

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Drew Hughes wins Big Ten Wrestler of the Week

12/20/2016 | Y2CJ41 in College News

Michigan State Earns Wrestler of the Week Plaudit Spartans’ Hughes picks up the honor after winning four matches at the Reno Tournament of Champions Wrestler of the Week Drew Hughes, Michigan State 165 pounds – Fr. – Lowell, Ind. – Lowell Help...

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Manchester University awarded NCAA Division III...

07/22/2016 | Y2CJ41 in College News

NORTH MANCHESTER, IND. – Manchester University, in conjunction with the Allen County Memorial Coliseum and Visit Fort Wayne groups, has been awarded a bid to host the 2017 NCAA Division III Midwest Regional wrestling Championships. The event is set...

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#WrestlingWednesday: Former Mat Rivals Share in...

03/23/2016 | Y2CJ41 in College News

Brought to you by EI Sports By JEREMY HINES Thehines7@gmail.com Travis Barroquillo and Collin Crume developed an intense rivalry on the mat their senior seasons in high school. Back then they had no idea that they would eventually become college ro...

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Steven Bradley Named First Coach at Marian Univ...

01/07/2016 | Y2CJ41 in College News

INDIANAPOLIS - Former three-time Indiana state wrestling champion and Beech Grove standout Steven Bradley has been named the first-ever head wrestling coach at Marian University, director of athletics Steve Downing officially announced on Thursday. "W...

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Marian University Adds Wrestling

01/07/2016 | Y2CJ41 in College News

INDIANAPOLIS - The Marian University department of athletics is proud to announce the expansion of the department with the addition of men's wrestling beginning with the 2016-17 season of competition, director of athletics Steve Downing announced on Th...

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Luke Blanton Takes Big 10 Wrestler of the Week...

12/16/2015 | Y2CJ41 in College News

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. – The Big Ten Conference announced Tuesday the winner of this week's Big Ten Wrestler of the Week honor. Indiana sophomore Luke Blanton (149) picked up his first career weekly award. Blanton had one of the best weekends of his youn...

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Purdue’s Chad Welch Takes Second in Las Vegas

12/06/2015 | Y2CJ41 in College News

Dec. 6, 2015 Complete Purdue Results / Tournament Central / Complete Tournament Results #BoilerNotes • Chad Welch was Purdue's first Cliff Keen Las Vegas Collegiate Wrestling Invitational finalist since Logan Brown at 197 pounds in 2010. • Since...

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Ancilla Announces New Wrestling Program

11/19/2015 | Y2CJ41 in College News

By Kaylee M. King DONALDSON, IN – Ancilla College is proud to announce that they will be adding wrestling to the 2016-17 school year sports lineup and have appointed Steve VanDerAa as head coach. VanDerAa was the head wrestling coach at Winamac High...

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Ersland Announces Purdue Wrestling’s Class of...

11/18/2015 | Y2CJ41 in College News

Five early signees all ranked among nation’s top 20 at their weight Nov. 18, 2015 WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. -- Purdue has inked five nationally ranked wrestlers, including four of the nation’s top overall recruits, during the early signing period head...

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Kevin Lake Hired at Manchester

10/27/2015 | Y2CJ41 in College News

Former New Haven graduate and Manchester wrestler Kevin Lake has been hired to head the Manchester University wrestling team. Lake comes to Manchester after stints at Princeton, South Dakota State, and Fresno State. Most recently he was the program dir...

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#Wrestling Wednesday Feature: Purdue Ready for...

03/18/2015 | Y2CJ41 in College News

Brought to you by EI Sports By JEREMY HINES jerhines@cinergymetro.net When Tony Ersland took the job as Purdue University’s head wrestling coach he knew it would be a challenge to compete in arguably the toughest wrestling conference in the countr...

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#WrestlingWednesday Feature: Wabash Wrestling h...

03/11/2015 | Y2CJ41 in College News

Brought to you by EI Sports By JEREMY HINES jerhines@cinergymetro.net To say Wabash College’s wrestling program is like a family might be an understatement. Wabash has five wrestlers who have qualified for this weekend’s Division III Nationals,...

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#WrestlingWednesday Feature: Hurford Wraps up S...

03/04/2015 | Y2CJ41 in College News

Brought to you by EI Sports By JEREMY HINES jerhines@cinergymetro.net Former Culver Community wrestling standout Matt Hurford is making a name for himself in the junior college ranks. Hurford recently finished as runner-up in the National J...

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Wabash Fourth At National Duals, Second at Manc...

01/13/2015 | Y2CJ41 in College News

By Brent Harris Wabash captured fourth place on the final day of the 2015 National Duals, while the remainder of the Little Giant team took second place at Saturday's Spartan Mat Classic. Wabash advanced to Saturday's showdown of nationally-ranked Di...

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#6 Indiana Tech Finishes 7th

01/13/2015 | Y2CJ41 in College News

Zach Shore | @INTech_SID88 RESULTS | FORT WAYNE, Ind. – For the second straight year, the sixth-ranked Indiana Tech wrestling team took seventh place at the NWCA National Duals Championships with a 39-14 win over No. 10 Missouri Valley in Expos Cent...

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Thunder Split on Final Day of Budd Whitehill Duals

01/12/2015 | Y2CJ41 in College News

WILLIAMSPORT, Pa.-- Trine split a pair of duals to finish 14th in the Budd Whitehill Duals, hosted by Lycoming College. The Thunder defeated Case Western Reserve, 28-21, before dropping their final match of the tournament to Rochester Institute of Tech...

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Thunder Swept on Day One of Budd Whitehill Duals

01/12/2015 | Y2CJ41 in College News

WILLIAMSPORT, Pa.-- Trine dropped three matches on the opening day of the Budd Whitehill Duals, hosted by Lycoming College. The Thunder were defeated by the 30th-ranked College of New Jersey 41-9, fell to Thiel 37-12 and concluded the day with a 42-3...

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Manchester Black and Gold capture SMC title

01/11/2015 | Y2CJ41 in College News

NORTH MANCHESTER, IND. – Paced by four individual weight class champions, Manchester University gave the home crowd at the 2015 Spartan Mat Classic plenty to cheer about Saturday, Jan. 10. Freshman 125-pounder Ruben Rodriguez, Jr., (Hammond, Ind.) a...

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Sabatello Wins Roadrunner Open

11/18/2014 | Y2CJ41 in College News

Complete Results // TrackWrestling FRESNO, Calif. - Eleven Purdue wrestlers placed at the Roadrunner Open, highlighted by a championship outing from Danny Sabatello (133) and a runner-up performance from Nick Lawrence...

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Purdue Corrals Mustangs in Ersland's Debut

11/18/2014 | Y2CJ41 in College News

SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif. - Powered behind four bonus point victories, the Purdue wrestling team corralled Cal Poly, 30-9, in its season opening and first-year head coach Tony Ersland's debut Friday in the Mott Athletics Center. The Boilermakers (1-0, 0-...

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UIndy places seven at Trine Invitational

11/18/2014 | Y2CJ41 in College News

Jackie Paquette, Asst. AD for Student Support & Sports Information ANGOLA, Ind.- The Greyhound wrestling team opened its 2014-15 season Saturday at the Trine Invitational, with five UIndy grapplers earning runner-up finishes, and another two taking...

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Mackenzie Green Leads Thunder at Trine Invitati...

11/18/2014 | Y2CJ41 in College News

ANGOLA, IND.-- Mack Green won the Heavyweight championship to lead Trine's performance in the Trine Invitational, held Saturday at the Keith E. Busse/Steel Dynamics Athletic Recreation Center. Green (Buchanan, Mich./Buchanan) won all four of his match...

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Konner Chafin Highlights Spartan Performance at...

11/18/2014 | Y2CJ41 in College News

ANGOLA, IND. – Manchester University early-season mat successes continued at the Trine University Open Saturday, Nov. 15. The Spartans ended their day inside TU's Hershey Hall with five individuals claiming three-or-more victories. Freshman 141-poun...

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