January - 31 - 2012

Please see the attached forms regarding credential requests to the 2012 Atlantic Coast Conference Wrestling Championship, scheduled for Saturday, March 3 at the University of North Carolina’s Carmichael Arena. The deadline for submitting requests by fax or email is Friday, Feb. 24. I have attached a PDF and a word [Read More]

January - 18 - 2012

For Big Tens through Tanner Lipsett at Purdue: Please email the following information to Big10WrestlingCred@purdue.edu. Name Email Phone Affiliation (Newspaper, magazine, website, etc.) Type of Media (Print, Web, Photo, Radio, etc.) Number of seats requested in press row For NCAAs through Laurie Cannon: Media/SID credential applications for the 2012 NCAA [Read More]

January - 15 - 2012

We had several matches go to criteria during the second weekend of January and we saw a few things inaccurately reported. For clarification purposes, here is the college tie-breaking criteria. 1. Greater number of victories. 2. Combined total of six point victories ( falls, forfeits, defaults and disqualifications). 3. Total match [Read More]

December - 8 - 2011

USA Wrestling has started its media accreditation process for the major events on its schedule for the 2012 year. A media accreditation application is available for journalists to download: Click here to download 2012 media credentials application This form is also being sent via email to selected journalists. A copy [Read More]

November - 17 - 2011

Using Twitter has been increasingly popular among major news outlets and sports information offices. Within college wrestling, there was once a question about what hashtags could or should be used. The National Wrestling Media Association, along with the NCAA, NAIA and NWCA have fashioned a list of wrestling-specific hashtags for [Read More]