Eric Thompson Returns to NLWC

Cael Sanderson has added another national champion to his room, as Eric Thompson will be returning to State College, Pennsylvania this time to coach the Nittany Lion Wrestling Club (NLWC) at Penn State University. A three-time NAIA champion, Thompson is among the all-time greats that Grand View coach Nick Mitchell has produced during his time…

Grand View’s Reedy promoted to Associate Head Coach

Grand View Wrestling Assistant Coach Paul Reedy has been promoted from Head Assistant to Associate Head Coach. Reedy has been a key component to the success of the Grand View wrestling program. Alongside of head coach Nick Mitchell, Reedy has help build a dynasty program, earning 6 straight national titles in 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016 & 2017. In the past…

US Open – Men’s Freestyle – Results

What: US Open – Men’s Freestyle Tournament Where: Las Vegas, Nevada When: Friday, April 27 & Saturday, April 28 Results: 57KG – Tony Ramos – Round of 32 – defeated Kyle Pedretti, 10-0 Round of 16 – defeated Roman Bravo-Young, 12-2 Quarters – defeated Frank Perrelli, 5-5 criteria Semis – Nathan Tomasello Kyle Pedretti – eliminated Round…

Jarel Arbegast Commits to Grand View

West Fork’s 2017 state finalist, Jarel Arbegast, announced via social media Monday that he has committed to wrestle for Grand View University. Arbegast finished second in the state in the 1A 170 lb. division. Arbegast was defeated by Taylan Entriken of Hudson in the finals.  

Des Moines to host NAIA Wrestling National Championships

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) has announced that the 2018 and 2019 NAIA Wrestling National Championships are heading to Des Moines, Iowa. The Greater Des Moines Convention and Visitors Bureau (Catch Des Moines) serves as the official host of the events, which take place at the Jacobson Exhibition Center…

Grand View Crowns Five and Shatters Record with 234.5 Points

Team Race: 1-Grand View (234.5), 19-Briar Cliff (27.5), 22-Morningside (26), 30-Northwestern (14), 38-Graceland (3.5), 39-Waldorf (2.5), 39-William Penn (2.5)   133: Jacob Colon (Grand View) defeated Mitch  Pawlak (Indiana Tech) by 12-1 major decision.                     141: Josh Wenger (Grand View) defeated Dillon Kifer (Jamestown) by 15-7 major decision.  …

Grand View Sends Six Into NAIA Championships Finals

Top 25 Team Score 125   Champ Semis & 5th WB Semifinal – 1 Adrian Camposano (Campbellsville (Ky.)) 19-1 won by decision over 5 Devane Dodgens (Life (Ga.)) 28-4 (Dec 4-3) Semifinal – 3 Troy Lakin (Menlo (Calif.)) 27-6 won in sudden victory – 1 over 2 Matthew Nguyen (Eastern Oregon) 29-8 (SV-1 8-6) Cons. Round…

Grand View Locks Up Sixth Straight NAIA National Championship on Day One

Team Race: 1-Grand View (126.5), 21-Briar Cliff (19), 21-Morningside (19), 25-Northwestern (14), 38-Graceland (3.5), 39-Waldorf (2.5), 39-William Penn (2.5) 125: Keegan Hessler (Morningside) remains on the consolation side of the bracket, taking on Olson Delisca (Southeastern).   133: Jacob Colon (Grand View) has reached the semifinals. He will face David Berg (Midland). Cartland Allen (Graceland)…

NAIA National Championships Begin Friday

Who: #1 Grand View University, #18 Northwestern, #23 Morningside, Briar Cliff, William Penn, Waldorf What: NAIA Wrestling National Championship Where: Kansas Expocentre – Topeka, Kansas When: March 3-4 Team race: Grand View is expected to come out on top in pursuit of a sixth consecutive national title. The Vikings have qualified 12 athletes for the tournament. In 2016, Grand View set…

2017 NAIA Wrestling National Championships Preliminary Brackets

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – (Preliminary Brackets – PDF) Preliminary brackets for the 2017 NAIA Wrestling National Championships, presented by USA Wrestling-Kansas have been released, the national office announced Friday. Session I action inside the Kansas Expocentre in Topeka, Kan., begins March 3 at 10 a.m. CST. The 60th annual event consists of four sessions, concluding…

Grand View Six-Peats at NWCA National Duals

Grand View continued their dominance at the NWCA National Dual Championships by defeating Indiana Tech 30-8 to win their sixth straight title. Full Results-> NAIA – Grand View (Iowa) is guaranteed 1st place Match #1 Champ. Round 1: Grand View (Iowa) defeated Doane 49-3 125 – Da`Wayne Robertson (Grand View (Iowa)) over George Shadbolt (Doane) Maj 17-5…

Grand View Seeks Sixth Straight NWCA National Dual Championship

The 2017 Multi-Divisional National Duals features 88 of the best D2, D3, NAIA, NJCAA and Women’s programs from across the country competing for a National Duals Meet Championship. Location: Allen County War Memorial Coliseum 4000 Parnell Avenue Fort Wayne, Indiana 46805 Tickets Adult- All weekend pass-$40 Student- All weekend pass-$30 Adult- Daily Ticket-$20 Follow Watch LIVE…

Grand View Sets Sights on Midlands Championships

  Grand View may be a NAIA program, but that doesn’t mean Head Coach Nick Mitchell doesn’t push his team to go out to be the best in the country. This week at the Midlands Championships in Evanston, Illinois, the Vikings will send four wrestlers to the tournament. The Midlands annually boasts one of the…

Grand View’s Round 3 Desert Duals LIVE STREAM

MATCH SUMMARY: Grand View 52 – Menlo 0 125 Da`Wayne Robertson (Grand View) over Troy Lakin (Menlo) Dec 5-2 133 Jacob Colon (Grand View) over Brian Ha (Menlo) Dec 6-0 141 Josh Wenger (Grand View) over Steele Escobedo (Menlo) Fall 4:51 149 Walker Marshall (Grand View) over Jeff Uyesaka (Menlo) TF 16-0 157 Mason Miller…

Grand View’s Round 2 Desert Duals LIVE STREAM

MATCH SUMMARY: Grand View 42 – Embry-Riddle 6 125 Chandler Strand (Embry-Riddle) over Joel Timmons (Grand View) Dec 7-3 133 Hunter Genco (Grand View) over Collin Anderson (Embry-Riddle) Fall 1:30 141 Josh Wenger (Grand View) over Cameron Huizar (Embry-Riddle) TF 17-0 149 Anton King (Embry-Riddle) over Derek Miller (Grand View) SV-1 3-2 157 Mason Miller…