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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....

Oliver named Wrestler of the Week for May 19-25

Jordan Oliver (Easton, Pa./Gator WC) has been named Wrestler of the Week for May 19-25

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.

Oliver won the title at 60 kg/132 lbs. at the FILA Junior World Team Trials in freestyle wrestling in Colorado Springs, Colo., May 23.

Oliver, a 2009 FILA Junior Nationals champion, won the championship series in two straight matches over two-time Junior World Team member Tyler Graff (Loveland, Colo./New York AC). Oliver won the first match 2-0, 1-0 and the second match 2-0, 2-0 to sweep the series. He has qualified to represent the USA at the FILA Junior World Team Trials in Ankara, Turkey, August 4-9.

Oliver is a freshman who took a redshirt year at Oklahoma State Univ. while Graff took a redshirt year as a freshman at the Univ. of Wisconsin this year.

Oliver also won the University Nationals title this spring at his weight class, and will compete at the World Team Trials, presented by the U.S. Marines, in Council Bluffs, Iowa, May 30-31.

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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