Wrestling - Archives 2017-18

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Green Accepts Final X Berth
Wrestling 04/23/2018

Two-time World medalist James Green (Lincoln, Neb./Sunkist Kids/Nebraska WTC) has officially accepted his berth in Final X, and will battle for a spot on the 2018 U.S. World Team in men's freestyle in Final X in Lincoln, Neb. on Saturday, June 9.

Berger, Venz Earn NWCA All-Academic Honors
Wrestling 04/19/2018

Nebraska All-Americans Tyler Berger and Taylor Venz garnered NWCA All-Academic Team accolades, announced by the National Wrestling Coaches Association on Thursday.

Three Huskers Help U.S. to World Cup Title
Wrestling 04/08/2018

Former Husker greats Jordan Burroughs and James Green and Nebraska Assistant Coach Kendric Maple helped the United States to its first UWW Men's Freestyle World Cup title since 2003, as the Americans defeated Azerbaijan in the gold medal match, 7-3, on Sunday at Carver-Hawkeye Arena.

Burroughs, Green Lead U.S. to Wins at World Cup
Wrestling 04/07/2018

Jordan Burroughs and James Green won both of their matches Saturday at the UWW Freestyle World Cup, leading the United States to wins over India (10-0) and Japan (5-3) at Carver-Hawkeye Arena.

Husker Trio Set for World Cup in Iowa City
Wrestling 04/05/2018

Former Husker greats Jordan Burroughs and James Green and Nebraska Assistant Coach Kendric Maple are set to compete for the United States at the UWW World Cup on Friday and Saturday at Carver-Hawkeye Arena in Iowa City, Iowa.

Tickets Now Available for Final X, Set for June 9
Wrestling 04/05/2018

Today, USA Wrestling, the national governing body for wrestling in the United States, and FloSports, the innovator in live digital sports and original content, announced that tickets are now available to the general public for Final X in Lincoln as part of the exciting new Final X Series.

Season Review: Huskers Finish Ninth in 2018
Wrestling 03/30/2018

Nebraska finished ninth at the 2018 NCAA Championships, while three Huskers earned All-America honors.

Sixteen Wrestlers Named Academic All-Big Ten
Wrestling 03/21/2018

A total of 16 Nebraska wrestlers were named Academic All-Big Ten, the most the wrestling program has put on the list since joining the conference in 2011, the Big Ten announced Wednesday.

Berger Leads Three Placers at NCAA Championships
Wrestling 03/17/2018

Tyler Berger (157) placed third, while Taylor Venz (184) took fourth and Chad Red Jr. (141) took seventh as Nebraska's three All-Americans wrapped up competition at the NCAA Championships on Saturday at Quicken Loans Arena.

Three Huskers Claim All-America Status
Wrestling 03/16/2018

Tyler Berger (157) earned his second All-America honor, while redshirt freshmen Chad Red Jr. (141) and Taylor Venz (184) joined Nebraska's elite list of All-Americans on Friday night at Session IV of the NCAA Championships at Quicken Loans Arena.

Four Huskers Advance in Wrestlebacks at NCAAs
Wrestling 03/16/2018

Chad Red Jr. (141), Tyler Berger (157), Isaiah White (165) and Taylor Venz (184) each remain alive in the consolation brackets after the conclusion of Session III on Friday at the NCAA Championships at Quicken Loans Arena.

Two Huskers Advance to Quarters at NCAA Championships
Wrestling 03/15/2018

Tyler Berger (157) and Isaiah White (165) advanced to the quarterfinal round after Session II action on Thursday night at the NCAA Championships at Quicken Loans Arena.