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Terry Shockley named Chairman of the Board of Governors of the National Wrestling Hall of Fame

Shockley will succeed long-time chairman Jim Keen. Sr. as Chairman of the Board....

Iowa's Tony Ramos determined to finish career with NCAA title

The Hawkeye senior will battle Virginia Tech's Devin Carter in the NWCA All-Star Classic on Saturday....

NCAA announces finalist cities for its championships for 2014-18, including wrestling at all levels

Cleveland, Kansas City, Louisville, New York City, Oklahoma City, Pittsburgh, Philadelphia & St. Louis are Div. I finalists. Div. II and III finalists also announced....

T.C. Dantzler named The Wrestler of the Week for Feb. 5-11

T.C. Dantzler (Colorado Springs, Colo./Gator WC) has been named Wrestler of the Week for Feb. 5-11.

Each week, will select an Athlete of the Week, based upon performance within wrestling for that week. The selection committee will consider any level of wrestling, from youth programs through the Senior level. The announcement will be made each week on Wednesday.

Dantzler knocked off 2007 World Greco-Roman champion Yavor Yanakiev of Bulgaria in front of his hometown fans on Feb. 5 at the Chicago Cup. He followed by capturing the gold medal at 74 kg/163 lbs. at the Dave Schultz Memorial International on Feb. 8 at the U.S. Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs.

Dantzler has made the last five U.S. World Teams in Greco-Roman wrestling. He placed fifth at the 2006 World Championships in Guangzhou, China.

Dantzler is seeking his first berth on the U.S. Olympic Team this year. He placed third in the 2000 U.S. Olympic Team Trials.

Note: To nominate a wrestler for Wrestler of the Week, send the athlete's name, accomplishments for the week and career accomplishments to Craig Sesker at
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