American wrestling legend Baumgartner retires after 36 years university service –

American wrestling legend Bruce Baumgartner has retired from his work at Edinboro University in Pennsylvania after spending the past 36 years in various roles. Baumgartner began working at the university as an assistant wrestling coach in 1984 and was promoted six years later to the head coach position. From there, Baumgartner took on more administrative […]

Iowa high school wrestling programs will have option to sit out regional duals competition – The Gazette

DES MOINES — The Iowa high school wrestling state duals tournament isn’t going anywhere. The event is remaining at Wells Fargo Arena, taking place the day before the three-day traditional state tournament. Qualifying and the teams involved could be different. The Iowa High School Athletic Association Board of Control unanimously approved recommendations from […]

‘Nothing but pride:’ Wisconsin-raised wrestler Otis stars in WWE ring – WITI FOX 6 Milwaukee

Professional WWE wrestler Otis Professional WWE wrestler Otis MILWAUKEE — One of the few athletic endeavors continuing during the coronavirus pandemic has been WWE wrestling. FOX6’s Brandon Cruz talked with one of its rising stars who some might recognize from “Friday Night Smackdown” on FOX6. Wrestling in the WWE takes wrestlers all across the country, […]