EVANSTON, Ill.–The No. 22 Wisconsin wrestling team wrapped up two days of competition at the 47th annual Midlands Championship with two individual titles, a second and a fourth place finish. Redshirt freshman Tyler Graff and sophomore Andrew Howe both claimed the championship in their respective weight classes, while senior Kyle Ruschell took [...]
MADISON, Wis.–After the first day of competition at the 47th annual Midlands Championships, the Wisconsin wrestling team sits in sixth place with 49 points. Redshirt freshman Tyler Graff (133 lbs.), senior Kyle Ruschell (149 lbs.) and sophomore Andrew Howe(165 lbs.) are still in contention for the titles in their respective weight classes, while [...]
Iowa’s Brent Metcalf, a 2008 NCAA champion and two-time Midlands champion, is the clear frontrunner in this weight class. Metcalf is 9-0 this season with seven pins and a technical fall. Wisconsin’s Kyle Ruschell, who is ranked No. 2, was a Midlands runner-up to Metcalf a year ago, losing 14-5 in the finals. [...]
MADISON, Wis. – The No. 22 Wisconsin wrestling team returns to action Nov. 29-30 at the 47th annual Midlands Championships in Evanston, Ill. Wisconsin is one of 31 teams from 11 different conferences competing at the two-day tournament.
The event will be televised on a tape delay on the Big Ten Network on Sunday, Jan. [...]
MADISON, Wis. – Senior Kyle Ruschell is currently the No. 2 wrestler in the country at 149 lbs.
He has an impressive 10-0 record overall and a 5-0 mark in dual matches on the year, including a pin and a major decision victory.
His biggest accomplishment of the year came with a first-place finish [...]
November 22, 2009
Three weeks ago, Lindsey Wilson Wrestler Jake Bradford was involved in a tragic bonfire accident that left 60% of his body burned. He has had a couple of surgery’s since then and is still recovering in the burn unit at the University of Kentucky Hospital.
Before starting his college wrestling career at Lindsey [...]
Kyle Ruschell was pretty nervous for his first match as a Division I athlete from Wisconsin. As the season progressed his confidence grew and his success grew. He had a big win in Iowa. He showed guts after losing in the first round of the NCAA tournament, he clawed back to the All American round [...]