Monthly Archives: February 2018

#TheShowIsHere: 3A State Preview

3A state meet preview When & where: Friday and Saturday at Silver Spurs Arena in Kissimmee. Wrestling Friday starts with weigh-ins at 8 a.m. and the first round at 10 a.m. with first-round wrestlebacks immediately following, and second-round wrestlebacks following

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My Goodness

It’s still up. http://illinoismatmen.com/forum/forumdisplay.php?f=25 I last wrote in it, six years ago? Just in case there’s anybody out there that thought I just wanted to make a name for myself only within the last year or so. Been out here

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#TheShowIsHere: 2A State Preview

2A state meet preview When & where: Friday and Saturday at Silver Spurs Arena in Kissimmee. Wrestling Friday starts with weigh-ins at 8 a.m. and the first round at 10 a.m. with first-round wrestlebacks immediately following, and second-round wrestlebacks following

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State Previews

UPDATE WITH TIME CHANGE: 2A will go out at 6 a.m. tomorrow morning, 3A goes out at 6 p.m. Wednesday evening. Can’t be helped. I’ve just finished the writing on the 3A state preview. That one will go out at

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Mauger Award Nominees Are Up

https://t.co/GeSVvXUBwX I’m not going to tell you who to vote for — there are two Tallahassee-area kids in the mix (Lincoln’s Justin Grant, Florida High’s Bryan Metcalf, plus other deserving kids statewide) — but I will tell you to vote!

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#RoadToTheShow: 1A-Region 2 Day 2 Recap

North Florida Matmen staff report LAKELAND — The statewide story is the Lake Highland Prep dominance. Fourteen region champs at last weekend’s 1A-Region 2 traditional tournament, hosted by George Jenkins HS, that noted Class 1A program. 378.5 team points, more

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Thoughts On Saturday

I hate writing this one. I wish I never had to. But it is the most compelling part of the post-season tournament series. When you’re trying to live-tweet, or semi-livetweet, three different region tournaments all at once, reactions to what’s

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#RoadToTheShow: 2A-Region 1 Day 2 Recap

North Florida Matmen staff report TALLAHASSEE — In the recent past, it took an army of seniors for Matanzas to compete in, and win, larger tournaments. This past weekend, it just took the will of the kids who were in

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#RoadToTheShow: 3A-Region 1 Day 2 Recap

North Florida Matmen staff report OVIEDO — For the third consecutive season, Fleming Island rules the roost in 3A-Region 1. The top-ranked Golden Eagles qualified nine wrestlers for next week’s state tournament at Silver Spurs Arena in Kissimmee, winning four

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State Pairings Are HERE

Check them out on our state results page for 2018. Please support our independent journalism by going here and donating to our website: https://www.gofundme.com/north-florida-matmen

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