​Eastern Washington Scramble: 13 wrestlers go undefeated

- Dan Payne

By: Dan Payne - NW Conference SID

Eastern Washington University hosted the annual Northwest Conference Scramble. This was the first chance for teams to get a look at the conference competition and how returning and new wrestlers match up against each other. Montana Western led the conference with regard to undefeated...

Liberty University begins it's Defense of NCWA Titles

- Jesse Castro

The Flames wrestling team is coming off its second NCWA National Duals and first NCWA National Championship tournament title, March 12-14 in Allen, Texas. But after graduating several starters and having his two individual national champions, Ryan Diehl and Josh Llopez, transfer to Maryland, Flames Head Coach Jesse Castro has more questions than answers going into the 2015-16 season.

Grand Valley Aims High for 2015

By: BRODIE ORENT - Last season the Grand Valley State men’s wrestling team finished ninth at the National Collegiate Wrestling Association (NCWA) National Championship. This year, the Lakers are shooting for No. 1.The Lakers are looking to improve on their “down year” last season and will not be satisfied with another ninth-place finish. Some of head...

Opening Weekend Highlights Some of the NCWA's Best

- Jim Giunta

Hundreds of NCWA Wrestlers took to the mats this past weekend as the 2015-16 season started off with strong impressive results coast to coast.

The University of Washington went international as the Huskies crossed over into Canada to compete in the Simon Fraser Invitational. Washington’s Matthew Iwicki took the gold medal at 149 pounds in the 25 team...

The Apprentice School Announces 2015-16 Schedule

- Bruce Shumaker

The Builders open the 2015-16 wrestling schedule at the Penn State Mont-Alto Dual Tournament, which the team also participated in at the start of last season. The November 1 Tournament will also feature Temple University (PA).

The following weekend, the team is at the Virginia Beach Fieldhouse for the Virginia Beach Nationals. Penn State Mont-Alto, East Carolina University,...

Emmanuel College Welcomes Men's Wrestling Coach

- Jake Brumbelow

FRANKLIN SPRINGS, Ga. – Emmanuel College welcomed Jake Brumbelow to the Lion family as the new head wrestling coach this September. Emmanuel College will begin their men and women's wrestling programs in the fall of 2015. Coach Brumbelow will be coaching the men's program. Coach Brumbelow comes to us from Brewton-Parker College where he started the wrestling program in 2011. In the...

2015 Athlete Clearinghouse Registration Begins

- Jim Giunta

The NCWA opened the Clearinghouse for the 2015-16 season on September 15th by launching the New Redesigned NCWA Website. All Athletes must register with the Clearinghouse each season before they are permitted to practice, travel or compete for their respective college programs. Registration is simple once the athletes team is fully vetted with the association each season. The official...

​Women’s Division Moves into Main Body

- Jim Giunta

The NCWA board of directors voted to merge its women’s division into its general body, closing what was the separate NCWWA Association, and establishing three divisions within the NCWA umbrella for the 2015-16 season: Division I and II for the men, and a women’s division. It also approved its women’s weight classes for 2015-16 to align...