Pennsylvania Pushes 19 Wrestlers Into The NCAA Quarterfinals; 37 Total Still Alive

Pittsburgh, PA - Day 1 of the 2019 NCAA National Tournament started with 52 Pennsylvania wrestlers who took the mats. After two rounds of competition Pennsylvania pushed 19 wrestlers into the Championship Quarterfinals on Friday in Pittsburgh and still have 37 wrestlers alive in the consolation round. Only 15 Pennsylvanians were eliminated after Day 1. [...]

Lock Haven’s Kyle Shoop Rides Confidence In Himself to NCAA Quarterfinal Berth

PITTSBURGH, Pa.: Becoming an All-American wrestler isn’t just about physical stature and talent. You need a good mental game. Lock Haven’s Kyle Shoop wasn’t ready in his first two appearance in the NCAA Division I Wrestling Championships. Now that he is here a third time, he looks like the complete package as a competitor and [...]

Six Can’t Miss Round of 16 Matches Involving Pennsylvania Wrestlers on Thursday Night

133 Pounds - #4 Micky Phillippi (Pittsburgh) vs. #13 Austin Gomez (Iowa State) Hometown wrestler Micky Phillippi will have his hands full in the Round of 16 with Iowa State's Austin Gomez. The Cyclone freshman has wins over Roman Bravo-Young (Penn State) and Austin DeSanto this season while Phillippi has beat top seed Daton Fix [...]