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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....

Tyrell Fortune named Wrestler of the Week for Feb. 24-March 2

Tyrell Fortune (Lake Oswego, Ore./Clackamas CC) has been named Wrestler of the Week for Feb. 24-March 2.

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.

Fortune, a freshman, pinned his way through the tournament at 285 pounds to win the National Junior College Athletic Association championship on Feb. 28 in Rochester, Minn.

Fortune pinned all five wrestlers en route to the title. Fortune pinned Landon Harris of Northwest Wyoming in 5 minutes, 49 seconds in the final round.

Fortune was a 2008 Junior Nationals champion in Greco-Roman and freestyle, and is a past Cadet Nationals champion in Greco-Roman and freestyle. He was a two-time state high school champion.

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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