Kennesaw State University Team Press Releases

Kennesaw State Head Coach Resigns

01/17/2008 -
After starting the program head coach Alex Tucker calls it quits. He just feels that he can only do so much. It takes numbers and support to build a nationally ranked program. Tucker says he has given so much time to this endeavor, that he is just "worn slap out". Coach Tucker says he can't thank Kennesaw State University enough for the opportunity that they have given to him. Coach Tucker had compiled a dual record of 15-4 in one years' time, out scoring opponents 745-312, winning a team State Championship, posting three All Americans,including Kennesaw State's first ever National Champion, seven National Qualifiers, two Conference finalist, with one Conference Champion. He played host to a preseason College Open, as well as arranged to host the State Championship in just his second year, all in efforts to build the sport of wrestling in Georgia. When asked, Coach Alex Tucker couldn't say enough great things about the NCWA and great opportunties that it has offered young men, as it did himself. Tucker was the 1998, 158 lb., National Champion and first ever Outstanding Wrestler of the National Collegiate Wrestling Association.

KSU Looking for dates to wrestle

10/07/2007
Please contact Coach Tucker for dates to wrestle 2007/2008 season.....

KSU Wrestling making a move!

12/31/2007
Kennesaw State's wrestling program is moving right along said KSU Head Wrestling Coach Alex Tucker. We are starting to get people really talking about college wrestling in Georgia. It's not so bad when a great Iowa State ex-wrestler now Head Coach at UTC Chris Bono talks about your team in....

KSU off to a 3-0 late start

01/16/2008
Kennesaw State University's wrestling team got off to a 3-0 late start this year with wins over Mercer 45-10,East Georgia College 50-6,Southern Poly Tech 54-6. When asked,KSU head wrestling coach Alex Tucker stated "we still have alot of work to do to get better". ....

Kennesaw State Head Coach Resigns

01/17/2008
After starting the program head coach Alex Tucker calls it quits. He just feels that he can only do so much. It takes numbers and support to build a nationally ranked program. Tucker says he has given so much time to this endeavor, that he is just "worn slap out". Coach Tucker says he can'....

KSU Lands Six in Nationals

03/03/2008
Kennesaw State Wrestling placed six of seven wrestlers into Nationals at the SEC Championships this past weekend. Led by undefeated sophomore Ross Cravens, the 2008 SEC Champ at 165, and returning NCWA All-Americans Ben Ericks and Derryl Cloer, Kennesaw placed fifth overall at the tournam....