#AskNWW Wrestling Q&A No. 6: Girls wrestling and Badgers chat

Another week, another awesome chance to talk wrestling with all of you.

As always, a huge thank you to those who submitted questions.

You can join-in on the fun by using #AskNWW on Twitter, emailing me at nwwreslte@gmail.com or by commenting on any of the posts on this site throughout the week.

Alright, let’s dig in! Continue reading “#AskNWW Wrestling Q&A No. 6: Girls wrestling and Badgers chat”

Badgers Wrestling Notebook: Lineup battles continue as semester comes to a close

College wrestling schedules can be full of oddities and Thursday’s dual between Wisconsin and Kent State is an example of one.

The Badgers host the Golden Flashes (2-3) in the first dual of the season at the UW Field House. While the matchup is Wisconsin’s home opener, it’s also the final dual of first semester. Continue reading “Badgers Wrestling Notebook: Lineup battles continue as semester comes to a close”

UWSP gets nod in first-ever NWCA NCAA women’s wrestling coaches poll

The UW-Stevens Point women’s wrestling team is the No. 9 team in the country according to the first-ever National Wrestling Coaches Association NCAA women’s wrestling coaches poll that was released Tuesday. Continue reading “UWSP gets nod in first-ever NWCA NCAA women’s wrestling coaches poll”

Wisconsin Women’s Wrestling Roundup: UWSP goes 2-2 at Muskie Duals

The UW-Stevens Point women’s wrestling team posted a 2-2 record at the Muskie Duals hosted by Lakeland University Saturday in Plymouth.

UWSP began the day with a 30-13 loss to Adrian College. But the Pointers bounced back with a 19-9 win over North Central (Ill.). Continue reading “Wisconsin Women’s Wrestling Roundup: UWSP goes 2-2 at Muskie Duals”

Wisconsin Women’s Wrestling Roundup: Thurber earns title for UWSP at North Central Women’s Open

Brooke Thurber took top honors at 106 pounds to lead the UW-Stevens Point women’s wrestling team at the North Central Women’s Open Saturday in Naperville, Illinois. Continue reading “Wisconsin Women’s Wrestling Roundup: Thurber earns title for UWSP at North Central Women’s Open”

#AskNWW Wrestling Q&A

On a whim, I decided I wanted to try a Q&A with my Twitter followers. So I put out a feeler Thursday and here we are.

Thank you to those who submitted questions. I’ll probably try this a couple more times before deciding its ultimate fate. So if you have any questions, send them along to nwwrestle@gmail.com or message me on Twitter at @Nate_Woelfel or by using #AskNWW.

Without further adieu, let’s get going. Continue reading “#AskNWW Wrestling Q&A”

Wisconsin Women’s Wrestling Roundup: Thurber leads UWSP at Missouri Valley Open

Brooke Thurber placed fifth at 109 pounds to lead the UW-Stevens Point women’s wrestling team at the Missouri Valley Open Sunday. Continue reading “Wisconsin Women’s Wrestling Roundup: Thurber leads UWSP at Missouri Valley Open”

Gross to compete at Bill Farrell Memorial International

Wisconsin redshirt senior Seth Gross will take his first crack at qualifying for the 2020 Olympic Trials in freestyle this weekend at the Bill Farrell Memorial International in New York.

The winner of each weight class secures a place in the tournament that sets the United States’ roster for the 2020 Olympics.  Continue reading “Gross to compete at Bill Farrell Memorial International”