Josh Batenhorst Named New Wakefield-Allen Head Coach

Josh Batenhorst (assistant coach at West Point-Beemer this season) has recently been named the Wakefield-Allen High School Head Wrestling Coach.  He wrestled at West Point-Beemer under coaches Ray Maxwell and Jason Redmond.  His coaching career began right after high school, as he attended UNL and drove home every weekend to help coach because he wanted…

Jake Nichelson hired as Ashland-Greenwood Head Coach

Ashland, NE (4/18/19) Jake Nichelson has officially accepted the wrestling head coaching position at Ashland-Greenwood.  Nichelson teaches fourth grade and is in his third year at AG.  Nichelson is a former 3-time medalist and state champion for the Bluejays and has been an assistant coach since 2016. Dan Beranek stepped down after the 2018-19 season leaving the…

Eric Dolezal Named New Waverly Head Coach

Eric Dolezal (assistant coach at Blair High School this season) has recently been named the Waverly High School Head Wrestling Coach.  Before we get into the interview with him, we have a statement from current Blair High School Head Wrestling Coach Erich Warner: “Eric Dolezal wrestled for the Bryan Wrestling Club, then Platteview High School,…

Catching up with Nebraska’s Tyler Berger

Tyler Berger wrestles Steve Bleise from Minnesota.Nebraska senior Tyler Berger finished the 2019 NCAA Tournament as a national runner-up. He finished his tremendous career with a 116-32 record which puts him in ninth all-time in the Nebraska record books.Berger was a four-time national qualifier and a three time All-American. He finished fifth as a sophomore…

AAU Dual Teams

Nebraska is bringing a total of 7 teams to HyVee Hall in Des Moines for the AAU Duals. The event is broken up into mulitple divisions. Nebraska is bringing teams in the girls division, 9th and 10th boys division and the middle school division. AAU Twin Rivers Girls Duals Team Nebraska is the defending champions…

Nebraska Sending 16 to Virginia Beach

Seeds have been released for NHSCA Nationals at Virginia Beach, VA. Nebraska is sending some of the toughest wrestlers the state has to offer, with 9 out of 16 wrestlers grabbing a seed. Weigh ins are today and the tournament will be held March 29th through March 31st. All four age divisions will be competing…

2019 NEwrestle All-Senior Team

106 Logan Russell (High Plains) 2nd D 113 Jace Russman (Cozad) 2nd B 120 Jackson Nielsen (Blair) 1st B Caydon McCracken (Battle Creek) 1st C 126 Camden Russell (Millard West) 1st A 132 Phillip Moomey (Kearney) 1st A Tyler Pawloski (Pleasanton) 1st D 138 Joel Ostrom (Burwell) 1st D 145 Nick James (Kearney) 1st A…