March - 22 - 2014

The National Wrestling Media Association, founded in 1989 as a member group of journalists, photographers and media specialists, announced its 2013-14 award winners at its annual meeting at the 2014 NCAA Division I Wrestling Championships in Oklahoma City, Okla. Here are this year’s winners: Division I SID of the Year:  [ Read More ]

February - 19 - 2014

All active members of the National Wrestling Media Association are allowed to submit nominations for the annual awards presented at the NCAA Division I Wrestling Championships in Oklahoma City. Only one submission per member. Winners from the previous five years are not eligible to win the same award, but are  [ Read More ]

January - 31 - 2014

The online credential application for the 2014 NCAA Wrestling Championships in Oklahoma City from March 20-22 is now available at The link to reserve rooms at the media hotel will be distributed via e-mail to media members as they are approved. Please let me know if you have any  [ Read More ]

November - 7 - 2013

As the season fires up for most of the college wrestling programs this weekend, one of the most confusing aspects of dual meets have been the tie-breaking criteria. This has changed several times throughout the last decade. In this year’s NCAA wrestling rulebook, there has been a modification in how  [ Read More ]

October - 22 - 2013

The 2012-13 wrestling season was one of tremendous feats on the mat and coverage from our colleagues within the media and sports information professions. The NWMA membership year is now open and several new member benefits will be added for 2013-14. Several ideas were brought up at our annual meeting  [ Read More ]

July - 26 - 2013

Journalist of the Year – K.J. Pilcher, Cedar Rapids Gazette Broadcasters of the Year – Steven Grace & Mark Ironside, KXIC-800 Photographer of the Year – Austin Bernard, Website of the Year – New Media Specialist of the Year – Adam Fenn, Flocasts Publication of the Year –  [ Read More ]

March - 11 - 2013

The Court Avenue Brewing Company at 309 Court Avenue in downtown Des Moines will be the host for the annual NWMA Media Social. All members of the National Wrestling Media Association are welcome to attend. Our seating area will be available at 6 p.m. on Wednesday and we will run  [ Read More ]

February - 11 - 2013

If you plan on attending the 2013 Pac-12 Wrestling Championships here in Tempe on March 2, please see the attached credential request. Go ahead and fill this out and fax it my way at 480-965-5408. Make sure you note if you are there for photography purposes or simply as a  [ Read More ]

February - 8 - 2013

By Gary Abbott USA Wrestling The United States Wrestling Foundation (USWF) has been officially launched, with the public release of its website and a fun national project, the Greatest College Wrestler Tournament. The foundation is a non-profit organization which is raising funds and working to network the vast American wrestling  [ Read More ]

February - 6 - 2013

From Kate Wadman, University of Minnesota As you may know, the University of Minnesota is hosting the NWCA/Cliff Keen National Dual Meet Championships here the weekend of Feb. 22 & 23. We set up an online form website for the event which includes a an online link for credential requests.  [ Read More ]