Tanner Farmer Trades his Helmet for Headgear

Undiscovered potential We often hear that when one door closes, another door opens. For former Nebraska football player Tanner Farmer, truer words could not have been spoken. In 2019, Farmer was coaching football for Concordia University in Seward. While recruiting about recruiting in the NAIA, he discovered that student athletes don’t get “years” to complete…

Nebraska ties wrestling at Senior Nationals.

Saturday and Sunday many wrestlers will head to Iowa City, Iowa to compete in Senior Nationals for a National team spot. The wrestlers will come from all across the country, including many wrestlers with Nebraska ties Freestyle 57: Jackson Nielsen (UNK) Golden Eagles Wrestling Club 57: Jeremiah Reno (Nebraska) NWTC 57: Dominick Serrano (Nebraska) NWTC…

Fall Brawl place winners.

Many Nebraska wrestlers knocked the rust off this weekend getting back into competition. There were 58 wrestlers competing at Fall Brawl in Elementary, Middle school, High School, Girls and Boys wrestling. High School Boys 106 Gabe Turman-Lincoln East/MWC (4th) 113 Brandon Baustert-Lincoln East/MWC (1st) 113 Archer Heelan-Kearney/Golden Eagles (6th) 120 Caleb Coyle-Millard South/MWC (2nd) 120…

NEwrestle Announces Scholarship Opportunity

When NEwrestle decided to partner with Rokfin this year, they had a vision for the future. Live streams, podcasts, and wrestling coverage. It was a tough decision to go behind a paywall, but NEWrestle had a plan that includes giving back to the sport that so many of us have grown to love. IAwrestle has…

Cosmic Clash Place Winners.

18U 106 Ashton Dane-Hay Springs 3rd 113 Dayton Gipe-Sandhills Valley 3rd 120 Conner Whiteley-Scottsbluff 6th 126 Gabe Grice-Central 6th 132 Daniel DeRosier-Bellevue East 4th 138 Adam Kruse-Omaha Skutt 2nd 145 Asa Johnson-Alliance 6th 170 Guillermo Espinoza-Millard North 3rd 18U Girls 119 Paige Denke-Chadron 2nd 130 Alicia Gabalke-Omaha 5th 15U Girls 101 Maycee Peacher-Bennington 2nd 101…

George and Antoniak to Compete at NOC

Two Nebraska preps will compete in IAwrestle’s Night of Conflict event. The annual event takes place later this month in Sioux City, Iowa with the women’s card being contested on 9/25 and the men’s card on 9/26. The two Nebraska preps that have already been announced as having matchups are top ranked Women’s wrestler Zeriah…

Gavyn Brauer looks to duplicate last season.

North Platte senior, Gavyn Brauer will enter this season with a target on his back. The 182 pound wrestler returns to the Bulldogs after going 36-8 last season on his way to the Class A State Championship. His sophomore season he finished in fourth in Class B 170 with a 32-20 record. He was also…

Metro Wrestling League has successful first night.

Saturday night turned out to be a beautiful night for wrestling. Hosted at Omaha Skutt High School, there was three mats with high school aged kids wrestling on two mats and youth wrestlers on one mat. There was plenty of good matches as wrestlers from Nebraska, Iowa, Illinois, and Kansas all participated. Tim Ziola, the…