United States men’s freestyle team announced for Senior Pan American Championships

USA WRESTLING RELEASE Olympic bronze medalist J’Den Cox (Columbia, Mo. /Titan Mercury WC) and World champion Logan Stieber (Columbus, Ohio/Titan Mercury WC/Ohio RTC) lead the U.S. men’s freestyle contingent into the Pan American Championships in Lima, Peru, May 3-6. Cox will represent the United States at 92 kg/203 lbs. Among his many credentials include 2017…

Grand View Grabs Juco Transfer Trey Meyer

Two years ago, four-time Washington state place winner and Fargo cadet freestyle national champion Trey Meyer thought that he would be coming to Iowa to wrestle for Iowa State University as part of there highly ranked 2016 recruiting class. Things didn’t quite work out the way he had originally planned and instead Meyer ended up…

2018 NAIA National Championships – Final Results

125 Guaranteed Places 1st Place – 4 Hayden Lee of Cumberlands (Ky.) 2nd Place – 10 Julian Gaytan of Midland (Neb.) 3rd Place – 11 Justin Portillo of Grand View (Iowa) 4th Place – 3 Olson Delisca of Southeastern (Fla.) 5th Place – 1 Mikel Perales of Menlo (Calif.) 6th Place – 7 Sawyer Miller…

2018 NAIA National Championships – Finals Matchups

125 lbs: Hayden Lee (Cumberlands) vs. Julian Gaytan (Midland) 133 lbs: Jake Sinkovics (Cumberlands) vs. Enrique Early (Indiana Tech)  141 lbs: Matt Weber (Montana State-Northern) vs. Tyler Fraley (Williams Baptist)  149 lbs: Cam Tessari (Lindsey Wilson) vs. Tres Leon (Cumberlands) 157 lbs: Nosomy Pozo (Life) vs. Brandon Weber (Montana State-Nor 165 lbs: Grant Henderson (Grand…

NAIA Semifinal Matchups

125 lbs: Hayden Lee (Cumberlands) vs. Mikel Perales (Menlo) Olson Delisca (Southeastern) vs. Julian Gaytan (Midland) 133 lbs: Giovanni Castillo (Concordia Neb.) vs. Jake Sinkovics (Cumberlands) Erique Early (Indiana Tech) vs. Gresh Jones (Dickinson State) 141 lbs: Josh Wenger (Grand View) vs. Matt Weber (Montana State-Northern) Tyler Fraley (Williams Baptist) vs. Taylor Moeder (Kansas Wesleyan)…

Grand View Set Sights on Record Books at NAIA Championships – 2018 Preview

Who: #1 Grand View University, #17 Northwestern University, #19 Morningside University, Waldorf University, Graceland University, William Penn University,  and Briar Cliff University What: NAIA Wrestling National Championship Where: Jacobson Exhibition Center –Des Moines, IA When: March 2-3   Team Race: The Grand View Vikings enter the championship weekend in their own backyard. The Vikings are…

NWCA Multi-Division National Duals – Day 1 Results – Iowa Teams

WHAT: NWCA Multi-Divisional National Duals WHERE: Allen County War Memorial Coliseum, Fort Wayne, Indiana WHEN: January 4-5 RESULTS & LIVE STREAMING VIA TRACKWRESTLING: Men’s Divisions | Women’s Division PRELIMINARY BRACKETS Division II | Division III | NAIA | NJCAA | WCWA Division II Upper Iowa Match #1 Champ. Round 1 Upper Iowa defeated Notre Dame (Ohio) 19-16 125 – Robert Campos (Notre Dame (Ohio)) over Maleek Williams (Upper Iowa)…

Justin Portillo Announces Transfer to Grand View

Two-time Iowa state champion Justin Portillo will transfer to Grand View and will be immediately eligible to compete for the Vikings at the start of the second semester. Justin and his twin brother Josh originally committed to South Dakota State out of high school after winning a combined five state titles for Clarion-Goldfield-Dows. “I only…

State Runner-Up Ben Lee commits

Coach Nick Mitchell and Grand View University have landed another in state recruit with the addition of Ben Lee of Ballard. Lee bursted onto everyone’s radar last season when he placed 2nd at 182 pounds in class 2A. He is currently ranked 2nd at 182 pounds this season. Lee chose Grand View over Loras, Simpson,…

Davenport Assumption’s Matt Robertson Commits

Returning Davenport Assumption state champion, Matt Robertson will call Grand View his home next season. The 27th overall wrestler in Iowa commits to Nick Mitchell after being ranked sixth preseason to state champion in 2017. Robertson was fifth on the best available seniors list prior to commitment. “I feel like I’m an impact guy right…

Grand View Grabs Missouri Valley’s Nathan Haynes

Two-time state place-winner Nathan Haynes from Missouri Valley has committed to Nick Mitchell and the Grand View University Vikings. “Grand View felt like home for me being in Des Moines and having spent a lot of time in that area.” – Haynes on the commitment. The Grand View commit chose the Vikings over UNK, SMSU,…

Grand View Open – Semi-Finals Match-ups – Open Division

Livestream and on demand: Trackwrestling 125 – #20 (D1) Jacob Schwarm (UNI) vs Isaac Wilson (Providence) #3 (NAIA) Sawyer Miller (Indiana Tech) vs Matthew Nguyen (Grand View) 133 – Gilberto Rodriguez (William Penn) vs Wesley Dawkins (Nebraska-Kearney) #3 (NAIA) Erique Early (Indiana Tech) vs Markus Simmons (Iowa State) 141 – #12 (D1) Josh Alber (UNI)…