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June - 28 - 2022

JUNIOR/16U NATIONALS CREDENTIALS We are encouraging media members who wish to cover the 2022 USMC Junior and 16U Nationals in Fargo, N.D., July 16-22 to apply right away for their credentials. The deadline for media accreditation for the event is July 1. This year, USA Wrestling will have printed media [Read More]

May - 17 - 2022

By Jason BryantNational Wrestling Media Association New Brighton, Minnesota – The National Wrestling Media Association released its annual numbers for Division I wrestling dual meet attendance on Wednesday. The COVID-19 global pandemic caused sports around the world to be forever impacted. For college wrestling in the United States, this created [Read More]

April - 7 - 2022

For this year’s U.S. Open in April, World Team Trials Challenge Tournament in May and Final X events in June, USA Wrestling will be utilizing a credential portal through its membership system for various categories of credential requests, including athletes, coaches, sponsors and medical. HOW TO USE CREDENTIAL PORTAL Below is [Read More]

February - 9 - 2022

The online credential application for media and SIDs is now available at

January - 26 - 2022

The National Wrestling Media Association has named its annual award winners for the 2020-21 season. All active members of the association are eligible to nominate individuals or outlets for awards. Those submissions are then broken down to a set of finalists per category, then the membership votes on those finalists [Read More]