Wrestling

03/03/10 10:38am
After a long day of practice, Penn wrestling coach Rob Eiter sometimes comes home to find that his living room has turned into a wrestling mat.
02/24/10 10:03am
Wrestlers can pull from a number of complicated tactics, which often have even more complex names, in order to gain points.
02/22/10 10:20am

Measuring knee-high with Lehigh

The Penn wrestling team made quick work of an inferior Princeton squad Saturday, downing the Tigers, 23-11. Sunday proved less fruitful, however, as the Quakers could not keep up with the No. 7 Mountain Hawks, falling 30-9.
02/19/10 9:53am
While the Bible says to do unto others as you would want done unto you, the Burak brothers often find themselves ignoring this adage on the mat.
02/08/10 9:39am
The Quakers obliterated an overmatched Brown squad 35-6, then picked up its fourth straight dual victory with a 41-11 demolition of Harvard.
02/05/10 11:16am
Wrestlers kick off EIWA matches against Brown and Harvard in preparation for upcoming contests against top-ranked teams.
02/02/10 10:48am
Former Penn wrestling phenomenon and current assistant coach Matt Valenti has his eyes set on making the 2012 Olympic Games in London.
02/01/10 11:28am
The Quakers walked away from their trip to Hofstra on Sunday having won six of their eight contests on the day (each team won a decision by forfeit), culminating in a 31-12 drumming of the Pride (5-7-2).
01/29/10 8:17am
The Quakers will travel to Hempstead, N.Y., Sunday to take on a hobbled Hofstra team that has seen its starting 125- and 149-pound starters go down with season-ending injuries.
01/25/10 10:40am
In a doubleheader of sorts, the Red and Blue lost to a ranked Pittsburgh squad and then hopped on the bus to nearby Wexford, Pa., to enact some revenge against Clarion.
01/22/10 10:26am

Top Penn wrestlers still out with injuries

Penn senior wrestlers Cesar Grajales and Matt Dragon are on the injury report once again as the Quakers travel across the state Saturday to take on No. 23 ranked Pittsburgh.
01/22/10 9:55am
When they face the the No. 23 Panthers tomorrow, the Quakers will go up against many of the same wrestlers they upset in a 20-16 victory last year when the Panthers were ranked 24th.
01/19/10 11:05am

Top 25 rank still out of reach

Though the Penn wrestling team entered Sunday’s match on the high of a two-game win streak and with a golden opportunity to take down a national powerhouse, they left disappointed.
01/15/10 10:45am
Though the stat sheet might suggest that the Virginia wrestling team bested Penn at last month’s Southern Scuffle, the less heralded Quakers may have actually left with the advantage.
01/13/10 5:53am

Solid showing at the Scuffle

With suspended seniors back, grapplers finish 11th at 31-team tournament
12/14/09 4:23am
The Quakers will receive a much needed two-week break after falling 32-6 to No. 7 Maryland in College Park, Md., Friday night.
12/09/09 6:54pm
After entering the year ranked No. 24 in the preseason Intermat rankings, the Penn wrestling team has been fighting an uphill battle of late.
12/07/09 9:48am

New take on Quakers-Tigers rivalry

Competing in the Penn State Open, the Quakers competed against No. 17 Missouri quite often.
12/04/09 11:16am

It’s Eiter Penn State or Vegas

Instead of going to the Las Vegas Invitational, wrestling is attending the Penn State Open this year.
12/01/09 9:54am
Although the Quakers went 2-1 this weekend, four Penn wrestlers completed the Northeast Duals without losing a bout.