Badgers wrestling notebook: UW lands five on National Signing Day

Originally appeared on wisconsin.talking10.com on 11/8/17

Wednesday was a fruitful day for the Wisconsin wrestling team.

Five recruits inked National Letters of Intent, formally committing to the Badgers as part of the early signing period.

Three of them are ranked nationally by FloWrestling. Continue reading “Badgers wrestling notebook: UW lands five on National Signing Day”

Wisconsin wrestling season preview

Originally appeared on wisconsin.talking10.com on 11/2/17

Last season was a step in the right direction for the Wisconsin wrestling team.

Following the Badgers’ first losing season in three years, the 2016-17 UW squad posted a 7-5 dual record, tied for eighth at the Big Ten Championships and finished 19th at the NCAA Tournament.
Continue reading “Wisconsin wrestling season preview”

Red tops White in intrasquad dual

Originally appeared on wisconsin.talking10.com on 10/27/17

Madison — Zander Wick and Ryan Christensen each picked up a pair of wins as the Wisconsin wrestling team unofficially opened its season with the Red/White intrasquad scrimmage at the UW Field House Thursday night. Continue reading “Red tops White in intrasquad dual”

Badgers Wrestling Notebook: Intrasquad scrimmage matchups announced

Originally appeared on wisconsin.talking10.com on 10/25/17
After a year hiatus, the intrasquad scrimmage returns to the Wisconsin wrestling schedule.

Twenty-six of UW’s 31 wrestlers are scheduled to participate in Thursday’s proceedings, which begin at 7:30 p.m. at the UW Field House. Continue reading “Badgers Wrestling Notebook: Intrasquad scrimmage matchups announced”

Badgers wrestling notebook – 10/10/17

(Originally appeared on wisconsin.talking10.com)

The Wisconsin wrestling team opened the season with its first official practice Tuesday.

This year’s UW squad features six returning NCAA qualifiers. However, the Badgers must replace four-time All-American Isaac Jordan (165 pounds) and Connor Medbery, who was a four-time NCAA qualifier, two-time All-American and 2017 national runner-up at heavyweight. Continue reading “Badgers wrestling notebook – 10/10/17”