The field for Final X Lincoln on June 9 was determined this weekend with the completion of the USA Wrestling Freestyle World Team Trials at the Rochester Regional Sports Center.
Nebraska redshirt freshman Mikey Labriola won the challenge tournament at 79 kg/174 pounds on Friday at the 2018 USA Wrestling Junior World Team Trials, and will wrestle for a spot on the Junior world team on Saturday.
Olympic and World Champion Jordan Burroughs battled back from an early 4-0 deficit with a second-period scoring barrage to take out two-time World Champion Frank Chamizo of Italy at Beat the Streets New York.
Three current Nebraska wrestling student-athletes are in the field for the 2018 UWW Junior World Team Trials this Friday and Saturday at the Rochester Regional Sports Center in Rochester, Minn.
Former Husker great James Green was dominant in four wins at 70 kg, as he captured his second straight gold medal in men's freestyle at the 2018 Pan-American Championships.
Nebraska Head Coach Mark Manning announced the 2018 signing class on Tuesday.
Former Husker great James Green is set to compete at 70 kg as a member of the United States men's freestyle team at this weekend's Pan-American Championships in Lima, Peru
Two-time All-American and 2015 NCAA runner-up Zeke Moisey will join the Nebraska wrestling program as a transfer in 2018, NU Head Coach Mark Manning announced Monday.
Nebraska redshirt freshman Mikey Labriola finished second at 79 kg, while redshirt sophomore Beau Breske took third at the same weight class at the Marine Corps UWW Men's Freestyle Junior Nationals at South Point Arena.
Nebraska redshirt sophomore Beau Breske and redshirt freshman Mikey Labriola both advanced to the semifinals at 79 kg on Friday after the first day of competition at the Marine Corps UWW Men's Freestyle Junior Nationals at South Point Arena.
2012 Olympic champion and four-time World champion Jordan Burroughs (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.
Many current, future and former Nebraska wrestlers will be in action this weekend at the 2018 Marine Corps Open Wrestling Championships held Tuesday through Saturday at the South Point Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas, Nev.