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PWC Hires Tyler Wilps as Assistant Coach at Pitt

Wilps to be Pitt’s first ever full-time Volunteer Assistant
The Pittsburgh Wrestling Club is proud to announce the hiring of 2x All-American and 2015 NCAA finalist Tyler Wilps as Pitt’s first ever full-time volunteer assistant.  This is a major step forward for the program as upgrading the volunteer position establishes 4 full-time coaches on the […]

August 11th, 2015|News|

PWC Summer Session

The PWC Post Season has ended and we will no longer be practicing on Wednesdays and Sundays. Our Summer Session has started and we will practice Tuesdays and Thursdays from 3:30-5pm from now until August 20th. If you do not have a team membership or year membership the cost is $100. It is suggested […]

June 16th, 2015|News|
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    Pletcher Places Fifth at UWW Junior Nationals: Banko Third at Veterans Greco Nationals

Pletcher Places Fifth at UWW Junior Nationals: Banko Third at Veterans Greco Nationals

May 9, 2015 – Las Vegas, NV

The United World Wrestling Junior Nationals were held this past weekend in Las Vegas, NV and competing at 60kg for the PWC was Luke Pletcher.  During the first day of competition, Luke rolled through his opponents with two technical falls and a 4-2 decision putting him into the […]

May 15th, 2015|News|
  • PITTSBURGH, PA - MARCH 8: The Pitt wrestling team hosts the 2015 ACC Wrestling Championship at the Petersen Events Center on March 8, 2015 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
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    Solomon Makes the Finals at Northeast Regional Freestyle Championships

Solomon Makes the Finals at Northeast Regional Freestyle Championships

Brendan Furman Wins Cadet Division

May 2, 2015 – East Stroudsburg, PA

After a 6-2 decision over Buffalo’s Michael Silvis in the quarters and a 9-4 decision over Army’s Rocco Caywood, Pitt’s Ryan Solomon (97kg) wrestled 2010 NCAA Champion and former Iowa State Cyclone David Zabriskie in the finals. Ryan was able to compete on his […]

May 3rd, 2015|News|

Wilps Wins ACC Wrestling Scholar-Athlete Of The Year

Tyler Wilps garners ACC Wrestling Scholar-Athlete of the Year, Dom Forys on All-ACC Academic team

GREENSBORO, N.C. — Adding to his long list of accomplishments this season and throughout an illustrious career at Pitt, redshirt senior Tyler Wilps was selected as the Atlantic Coast Conference Wrestling Scholar-Athlete of the Year, the ACC announced on […]

May 1st, 2015|News|

PWC goes 3-0 at Fort Leboeuf Freestyle Duals

The PWC got some great competition Saturday, April 25th at Fort Leboeuf High School near Erie, PA. For a few of the wrestlers it was their first exposure to freestyle and most of the team got 3-5 matches through duals and exhibitions. The PWC went up against teams from Ohio and Northwest Pennsylvania.

April 26th, 2015|News|

Panthers Climb Into Top-10 Attendance For Wrestling

The University of Pittsburgh’s wrestling team claimed three new attendance records this past season on its way to its first top-10 attendance finish since at least 2000.

PITTSBURGH–The University of Pittsburgh’s wrestling team claimed three new attendance records this past season on its way to its first top-10 attendance finish since at least 2000.

Pitt, […]

April 15th, 2015|News|