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Terry Shockley named Chairman of the Board of Governors of the National Wrestling Hall of Fame

Shockley will succeed long-time chairman Jim Keen. Sr. as Chairman of the Board....

Iowa's Tony Ramos determined to finish career with NCAA title

The Hawkeye senior will battle Virginia Tech's Devin Carter in the NWCA All-Star Classic on Saturday....

NCAA announces finalist cities for its championships for 2014-18, including wrestling at all levels

Cleveland, Kansas City, Louisville, New York City, Oklahoma City, Pittsburgh, Philadelphia & St. Louis are Div. I finalists. Div. II and III finalists also announced....

Maryland's Kiessling named ACC Wrestler of the Week

GREENSBORO, N.C. - Maryland's Jason Kiessling was tabbed Atlantic Coast Conference Wrestler of the Week after posting three dual match victories last week including a win in conference play and two victories over ranked opponents.

Kiessling opened conference play with an upset victory over 12th-ranked Keegan Mueller of North Carolina at 165 pounds. The senior wrestler recorded a late takedown in the second period to beat Mueller by a 2-1 decision. Maryland would go on to defeat North Carolina 26-12 in the team competition to start league play at 1-0 in 2007.

In non-conference action, Kiessling started the week with a 6-4 overtime victory over Navy's Justin Jacobs recording a takedown 37 seconds into the extra session to earn the win. On Saturday against No. 14 Roger Smith-Bergsrud of Illinois, the La Plata, Md., native held off a late rally to earn a 7-4 decision. Kiessling led 5-1 heading into the third period, but an escape and a riding time bonus point solidified the victory for the Terrapin senior.

Kiessling improved his overall record to 20-5, 14-2 in dual match play this season. He is currently riding a 12-match win streak in dual meet action. Kiessling and the Terrapins are back in action this weekend as they travel to Blacksburg, Va., to face-off against Virginia Tech on Saturday, January 20 at 2:00 pm.

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