2017-18 Trine Wrestling News

  • Tom Hall Named Head Wrestling Coach
    May 23, 2018
    ANGOLA, IND.  --  Trine University and the Thunder wrestling program announce the promotion of Tom Hall to the position of Head Wrestling Coach.  Hall takes over for Dan Callahan who has moved into an Assistant Athletic Director of Compliance role within the Athletic Department.
  • Trine's Riley Rasler Named NWCA Scholar All-American
    March 16, 2018
    ANGOLA, IND.  --  Trine University freshman wrestler Riley Rasler (LaGrange, Ind./Prairie Heights) had a standout "rookie" season on the mat and in the classroom as a National Wrestling Coaches Association (NWCA) Scholar All-American.
  • Grapplers Wrap Up Competition at NCAA Central Regional
    February 24, 2018
    CRAWFORDSVILLE, IND.  --  The Trine University wrestling team completed the final day of competition of the 2018 NCAA Division III Central Regional hosted by Wabash College in Crawfordsville, Ind.
  • Trine Wrestlers Complete First Day of NCAA Central Regional
    February 23, 2018
    CRAWFORDSVILLE, IND.  --  The Trine University wrestling team traveled to Crawfordsville, Ind. to compete in the two-day NCAA Division III Central Regional Meet hosted by Wabash College and advanced two individuals to tomorrow's action after the first day of competition.
  • Wrestling Defeated by Manchester, 34-9
    February 06, 2018
    NORTH MANCHESTER, IND. -- The Trine University wrestling team traveled to North Manchester, Ind. for a dual meet against Manchester University, but fell to the Spartans by the final score of 34-9.
  • Comets Hand Thunder Loss in Home Finale
    February 01, 2018
    ANGOLA, IND.  --  The Trine University wrestling team fell to Olivet (Mich.) College, 28-13, in the final home meet of the season at Hershey Hall.
  • Thunder Wrestlers Compete at Pete Wilson Invitational
    January 27, 2018
    WHEATON, ILL.  --  The Trine University wrestling team headed west to compete in the Pete Wilson Invitational hosted by Wheaton (ll.) College in Wheaton, Ill.
  • Miller Leads Thunder Wrestlers at Alma Open
    January 20, 2018
    ALMA, MICH.  --  Sophomore Nick Miller (Fort Wayne, Ind./Snider) was the lone wrestler to place in his respective weight class to lead the Trine University wrestling team at the unscored Alma (Mich.) College Open.
  • Carver Finishes Second to Lead Thunder at Spartan Mat Classic
    January 13, 2018
    NORTH MANCHESTER, IND. -- Sophomore Luke Carver (Sturgis, Mich./Sturgis) placed second in his respective 184-pound weight class to lead the Trine University wreslting team at the Spartan Mat Classic hosted by Manchester University in North Manchester, Ind.
  • MIAA to Sponsor Wrestling Starting with 2018-19 Academic Year
    January 12, 2018
    FREELAND, Mich. – After a 35-year hiatus, wrestling will resume as a sponsored sport by the Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association for the 2018-19 academic year.
  • Grapplers Take Down Bulldogs
    January 09, 2018
    ADRIAN, MICH.  --  The Trine University wrestling team posted a convincing win against Adrian (Mich.) College, 33-10, in a dual meet at the Merillat Sport and Fitness Center in Adrian, Mich.
  • Wrestling Rallies to Beat Alma
    January 06, 2018
    ALMA, MICH.  --  The Trine University wrestling team rallied from a 17-0 deficit to beat Alma (Mich.) College, 24-21, in Alma, Mich.
  • Trine Posts Pair of Victories at W&L Duals
    December 18, 2017
    LEXINGTON CITY, VA.  -- The Trine University wrestling team posted a pair of team victories to end the Washington & Lee University Duals with a 2-1 mark.  The Thunder recorded a 29-20 win against Muskingum University and defeated Southern Virginia University, 44-6.
  • Trine Wrestlers Compete at North Central (Ill.) Invitational
    December 09, 2017
    NAPERVILLE, ILL.  --  The Trine University wrestling team traveled to Naperville, Ill. to compete in the North Central (Ill.) College Invitational and finshed 14th overall in the team standings.
  • Thunder Place Seven at ONU Invitational
    December 02, 2017
    ADA, OHIO  --  The Trine University wrestling team had seven individuals place, including a pair of fourth-place finishes, at the Ohio Northern Invitational in Ada, Ohio.
  • Wrestling Finishes with Two Victories at Thunder Duals
    November 18, 2017
    ANGOLA, IND.  --  The Trine University wrestling team finished 2-1 in the Thunder Duals at Hershey Hall.  The Thunder defeated Ancilla (Ind.) Community College, 31-21, and MacMurray (Ill.) College, 45-9.
  • Trine Grapplers Finish Fifth at Trine Invitational
    November 11, 2017
    ANGOLA, IND.  --  Sophomores Jacob Taylor (Battle Creek, Mich./Battle Creek Central) and Anthony Neal (Sturgis, Mich./Sturgis) both placed second in their respective weight classes as the Trine University wrestling team placed fifth overall at the Trine University Invitational held at the Keith E. Busse/Steel Dynamics Athletic and Recreation Center in Angola, Ind.
  • Wrestling Competes in Season-Opening McMullen Open
    November 04, 2017
    MUSKEGON, MICH.  --  The Trine University wrestling team opened the 2017 season by competing in the unscored Ben McMullen Open hosted by Muskegon Community College in Muskegon, Mich.
  • Thunder Wrestling Reveals 2017-18 Schedule
    June 28, 2017
    ANGOLA, Ind. -- The Trine wrestling team revealed its 2017-18 schedule today.