Ohio State wrestling vs Penn State Sunday, Jan. 11, 2015, in Columbus, Ohio. (Photo/Jay LaPrete)

Wrestling: Buckeyes Dominate Sun Devils in Second Home Dual of the Year

Bo knows highlight reel finishes. The top ranked 174 pounder pinned Arizona State’s Zachary Smith in the first period of the second match of the evening to set the tone for the Buckeyes in a 28-9 win. Jordan used his legs from the top position to break down Smith and power him to his back […]


Ohio State Wrestling Bucks Looking for 2-0 start to season against Arizona State

Arizona State (4-2) @ Ohio State Buckeyes (1-0) — St. John Arena 7:00 PM ET The boys on the gridiron aren’t the only defending national champions at Ohio State. Last week, the grappling Buckeyes got their dual season started off right with an impressive 34-6 win over the 23rd ranked Virginia Cavaliers. What makes the win more impressive is […]


Ohio State Wrestle-Offs Preview: Top-Notch Competition Expected Thursday

A true sign of a high-level wrestling program is when you can head into a national title defense with a lot of ammunition, despite the fact that you have to replace a 4-time national champion and the best 197 pounder in the world. Logan Stieber helped put the Ohio State wrestling program on the map. […]


OSU Wrestling: Open Championship Preview/Redshirts/Rookies/Awards

It might be the offseason, but there is still plenty to talk about in the Ohio State wrestling world. From future recruits to the Senior circuit, the Buckeyes are keeping busy as they plan to wrestle during the off-season to better their game. Former Buckeyes are also looking to improve their standing on the international […]


Logan Stieber Wins Coveted Hodge Trophy

Logan Stieber is one of four wrestlers who have become four-time NCAA Champions. He’s defeated three different national champions in his own right. His name is etched in stone throughout the Ohio State record books. And now the Buckeye legend has won college wrestling’s equivalent of the Heisman — The Dan Hodge Trophy. Created by Wrestling […]


Celebrating and Examining Ohio State’s National Championship

As I watched the Ohio State Buckeyes celebrate their national championship Saturday morning from the comfort of my couch in Greensboro, North Carolina — I couldn’t help but think about just how hard it is for a team to win a national championship. Everything has to come together at the right time. Wrestlers who have […]


Top 10 Buckeye Moments from NCAA Wrestling Championships

It was a magical weekend for the Ohio State Wrestling, winning their first NCAA National Championship in the program’s 94 year history. The Buckeye Battle Cry looks back at the top 10 moments from last weekend’s NCAA Tournament in St. Louis.   Hunter Stieber Gives it his all despite dual elbow injuries Every championship run […]

IOWA CITY, IA - APRIL 21: Mike Zadek (red) wrestles Logan Stieber (blue) in the 60 kg freestyle weight class during the challenge tournament for the finals of the US Wrestling Olympic Trials at Carver Hawkeye Arena on April 21, 2012 in Iowa City, Iowa. (Photo by Matthew Stockman/Getty Images)

Logan Stieber Captures Fourth National Championship

The 3rd and final Buckeye to take the stage Saturday night was by far the biggest story in senior 141 pounder Logan Stieber. Stieber would look to finish his career by winning his 4th national championship joining John Smith (Oklahoma St), Cael Sanderson (Iowa St), and Kyle Dake (Cornell) as the only 4 time champs […]


Freshman Nathan Tomasello Captures National Title

The second of the Buckeyes’ 3 finalists once again is a freshman in 125 pounder Nathan Tomasello. Much like Snyder before him, Tomasello upset the number 1 seed and undefeated Alan Waters of Missouri with a last second takedown to win 4-2. Tomasello is battling the surprise of the tournament in unseeded freshman Zeke Moisey […]


NCAA Wrestling Championships: Ohio State holds lead heading into Final Day

Day 2 of the NCAA Wrestling Championships is in the books and the Ohio State Buckeyes find themselves leading and in a great spot to win their first team championship.  Three Buckeyes have found their way to the finals and are in a position to claim NCAA crowns. The semifinal round got off to a […]


NCAA Wrestling Championships: Recapping Day One from St. Louis

Patrick Jones and Joe Dexter bring you the recap from day one of the NCAA Championships in St. Louis, where the Ohio State Buckeyes hold a two point lead in the team standings. Day one is in the books for the 2015 NCAA division 1 wrestling championships and the wrestling Buckeyes find themselves in first […]

Sunday Bullet Points

How ’bout a little weekend “catch up” of all the news and notes? Since it’s a Sunday, we’ve got to choose our soundtrack wisely- something sacred, perhaps. Buckeye 411 Prendere i miei talenti a- A thousand apologies to those loyal readers who actually speak Italian; that’s what Google Translate gave me as a lead in […]

Non-Revenue Update: B1G Champs

As always, now is a great time to be a Buckeye. Across the non-revenue spectrum, Ohio State is accomplishing some very special things as we head into the spring season. There just isn’t one sport focused on tournament play at this time of the year.  The wrestling Bucks competed in the B1G Individual championships this […]

Ohio State/Kent State Wrestling Preview

The 9th ranked Buckeyes return to the mat Thursday night as they travel to NE Ohio to take on the Golden Flashes. This will be the first time back on the mat since the Bucks were destroyed by Penn State on Sunday. The Buckeyes enter the match at 4-1 (0-1 B1G) and the Golden Flashes […]

Grappling Bucks Fall On The Road To #1 Penn State

In a year that many fans expected the wrestlers of scarlet and gray to compete for a team national championship, let alone a B1G team championship, it got of to the worse of worse starts for the Buckeyes. When OSU signed one of the most talented freshman classes in OSU history that included Bo Jordan […]

An All Star Victory for a Wrestling Buckeye

As the 2013-2014 colligiate wrestling season approaches, the ever popular NWCA All Star Match took place in Washington D.C. The main event of the night featured two returning national champions from last year. Ohio State Sophomore and two time defending national champion, Logan Steiber took on Oklahoma national champ Kendrick Maple. Steiber would bump up […]

Buckeye Athletics Update

Baseball 3/29-30 – Ohio State suffered an 8-7 loss to Michigan State after the Spartans scored 4 runs in the 8th inning. Greg Solomon went 3 for 4 with a triple, an RBI, and a run scored for the Buckeyes.  On Saturday, Kirby Pellant was 3 for 4 with a double, an RBI, and a run […]

News from the WHAC

Baseball 2/15 – Ohio State fell in its opener to Mercer 6-5 in 1o innings. Pat Porter was 3 for 3 for the Buckeyes with 2 RBIs and a run scored. 2/16 – The Buckeyes fell 13-3 to Notre Dame on Saturday. Tim Wetzel and Mike Carroll each had two hits for Ohio State. Men’s […]