Press Releases

July - 11 - 2024

X: @MediaWrestle | FB: New Brighton, MINNESOTA - After selling out another home schedule at the famed Carver-Hawkeye Arena, it's no surprise that for the 17th consecutive college wrestling season, the University of Iowa led the nation in Division I men's wrestling attendance as the National Wrestling Media Association [Read More]

May - 4 - 2023

New Brighton, Minnesota — Two of wrestling’s most impactful individuals have been named the recipients of the National Wrestling Media Association’s Jay Hammond Memorial Recognition Award.  John Hoke, Publisher of Amateur Wrestling News since 1981, and Andy Hamilton, a Managing Editor at FloSports in its popular FloWrestling vertical, are this [Read More]

April - 27 - 2023

The National Wrestling Media Association has released its annual NCAA Division I wrestling home dual meet attendance report for the 2022-23 season and for the 16th-straight season, the University of Iowa is the nation’s top home draw. Iowa, Penn State, Iowa State, Rutgers and Oklahoma State were the top five [Read More]

October - 18 - 2022

From College Sports Communicators (formerly CoSIDA) Today, October 17, the athletics communications profession lost a dear friend and long-time contributor to the betterment of NCAA Division III college athletics, Lenny Reich. Reich was inducted into the College Sports Communicators (formerly CoSIDA) Hall of Fame in June 2022. Reich was a trusted colleague [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]