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What I did this summer: Local athletes gear up for school year with clubs, camps, tournaments

Students in all grades are often prompted by teachers at the start of the school year to provide an essay on what they did over the summer. For potential college-bound …

UPDATED: Sat., June 16, 2018, 10:23 p.m.

Area roundup: Team Washington finishes seventh in freestyle wrestling at Cadet National Duals

After finishing second in the country Thursday in the Greco-Roman portion of the Cadet National Duals, Spokane-loaded Team Washington placed seventh in freestyle Saturday. The USA Wrestling event at the …

USA Wrestling requiring media to go through background check

USA Wrestling will require media members seeking to cover federation-sponsored events to undergo a background check, which is believed to be the first such requirement of its kind for a …

UPDATED: Sun., April 8, 2018, 5:31 p.m.

U.S. wins wrestling World Cup for 1st time in 15 years

The United State won wrestling’s World Cup for the first time in 15 years Sunday, beating Azerbaijan in the final.

UPDATED: Sat., April 7, 2018, 9:31 p.m.

Youth wrestling tournament draws hundreds of young grapplers

Three decades after its inception, the 31st edition of the one-day Jason Crawford Memorial Tournament on Saturday featured 1,601 wrestlers, ages 5-14

Absence of Russia, Iran mars U.S.-held wrestling World Cup

This year’s wrestling World Cup was supposed to be one of the most intriguing tournaments outside of the Olympics in years. The powerhouse Russian and Iranian teams were looking to …

Bo Nickal’s pin clinches wrestling championship for Penn State

Bo Nickal reversed an early attack from Ohio State’s Myles Martin and spun him on his back for a first-period pin that clinched Penn State’s seventh team title in eight …

Penn State charges into lead at NCAA Wrestling Championships

CLEVELAND – Zain Retherford hasn’t spent much time considering his place in the college wrestling world or even his Penn State legacy. On Friday night, the Nittany Lions senior allowed …

Winter sports 2017-18 high school all-league teams

The Spokesman-Review winter sports 2017-18 high school all-league teams as voted on by league members.

UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 24, 2018, 11:09 p.m.

Idaho state wrestling: Lakeland’s Edelblute brothers nab two state titles, one runner-up finish

Sam and William Edelblute scored pinfalls to repeat as state champions, but Alex fell just short of completing the Edelbute repeat trifecta Saturday at Holt Arena in Pocatello.

UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 24, 2018, 11:05 p.m.

Idaho state wrestling: Post Falls breaks scoring record en route to 5A team title

In a record-setting performance, Post Falls captured seven individual state championships and amassed 338.5 points to capture the 5A team title. The score set the all-time team scoring record for …

UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 23, 2018, 9:51 p.m.

Idaho state wrestling: Post Falls dominates first day of 5A State meet

Post Falls took a significant lead Friday after the opening day of the Idaho 5A State wrestling tournament at Holt Arena in Pocatello.

UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 21, 2018, 6:59 p.m.

Colville’s Trent Baun follows brother’s path to third consecutive state wrestling title

Last Saturday at Mat Classic XXX, Colville junior Trent Baun won his third consecutive state title, pinning Joel Coronel of Zillah in the 126-pound finale. His brother TJ was a …

UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 17, 2018, 11:29 p.m.

State wrestling: Freeman’s Logan Holt tops teammate for title; Deer Park walks away with 1A team championship

Freeman junior Nolan Doloughan excelled at Mat Classic XXX, pinning two opponents and winning a tough overtime quarterfinal match, only to see a familiar face waiting for him in Saturday’s …

UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 17, 2018, 10:43 p.m.

State wrestling: Mt. Spokane claims 3A team title, Mead finishes second in 4A

The Mt. Spokane High School senior defended his state championship in the 152-pound division at Mat Classic XXX and helped his team to its first-ever 3A team championship, dethroning Bonney …

UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 17, 2018, 10:03 p.m.

State wrestling: Day two results from Mat Classic XXX

Championship finals and second-day results from area wrestlers at Mat Classic XXX at the Tacoma Dome.

State wrestling: Day one results from Mat Classic XXX

First-day results from area wrestlers at Mat Classic XXX at the Tacoma Dome.

UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 16, 2018, 10:43 p.m.

State wrestling: Mead, Mt. Spokane have strong opening day at Mat Classic

Ben Voightleander had lost a couple of matches to Moses Lakes’ Beau Mauseth, so the Mead High School sophomore tried new tactics when the pair of 182-pound wrestlers met in …

State wrestling: East Valley’s Winston Scott, Deer Park’s Gabe Sanchez power into Mat Classic semifinals

Both East Valley’s Winston Scott and Deer Park’s Gabe Sanchez felt the sting of defeat a year ago.

UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 14, 2018, 5:37 p.m.

State wrestling preview: Mead takes strong contingent to Mat Classic

The Greater Spokane League and other area leagues are well represented at Mat Classic XXX as usual, with several wrestlers – and a few defending champions – ranked in the …

UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 14, 2018, 2:44 p.m.

Foes won’t catch U-Hi heavyweight Lopez napping on mat

University High heavyweight wrestler Neftali Lopez likes feeling refreshed before a match. He says his routine does the trick.

UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 10, 2018, 10:53 p.m.

Wrestling regionals: Mead takes 4A title behind Chase Randall and Chase Tebbets

Chase Randall and Chase Tebbets took individual titles to lead Mead to a team championship at the 4A Region 4 wrestling tournament at Pasco HS on Saturday.

UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 3, 2018, 11:03 p.m.

Mead, Mt. Spokane and East Valley claim district wrestling team titles

Mead’s Chase Tebbets (120) and Chase Randall (106) won individual titles to lead Mead to the Greater Spokane League 4A District team championship on its home mats on Saturday.

UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 2, 2018, 6:33 p.m.

District wrestling preview: Teamwork in an individual sport

At its most elemental level, wrestling is the ultimate individual sport. It pits two combatants in a very personal confrontation of strength, agility, skill and – most important – determination. …

Area roundup: USC women overcome 10-point, fourth-quarter deficit to defeat Washington State

Aliyah Mazyck scored 25 points, including consecutive baskets during a game-deciding run, and USC rallied from a 10-point fourth-quarter deficit to beat Washington State 73-72 on Friday night in Pac-12 …

UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 25, 2018, 11:04 p.m.

Cameron Crawford pushes Mead over Mt. Spokane for GSL wrestling title

Cameron Crawford earned a decisive win at 160 to put the Panthers up 32-20 and visiting Mead beat Mt. Spokane 32-29 in front of a packed gymnasium to finish the …

UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 25, 2018, 11:14 p.m.

Wrestling: Terrell Sanders helps University win Battle of the Bone

Roundup of Thursday’s prep wrestling action from across the region.

Wrestling: Isaiah Morgan leads Rogers in upset of Central Valley

Isaiah Morgan (145) took a 12-0 major decision and Rogers (3-5) edged Central Valley (4-4) 34-33. Central Valley’s Bradley Wiggs (152) pinned his opponent in 1:35. Clarkston 37, West Valley …

Are you ready for some wrestling? WWE’s ‘Raw’ marks 25 years

“Raw” set out to be a special kind of wrestling show from its birth on Jan. 11, 1993. “Welcome everyone, to Monday Night Raw!” announcer Vince McMahon bellowed. “We are …

UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 18, 2018, 10:28 p.m.

Wrestling: Brandon Iris records a 48 second pin and Freeman defeats Deer Park

Roundup of Thursday’s prep wrestling action from across the region.