No Superman out there

If you want to be successful in this sport you have to have a blatant disregard for rankings. Does the higher ranked wrestler get spotted a few points? Do they get to start with a leg? Do they get a gun and you get a knife? Make sure you wrestle the opponent and not their ranking.…

Stop Getting Involved in the Fan Mentality

You are either a Competitor or Fan. This time of year wrestlers need to be extra careful of getting caught up in the “Fan Mentality.” I will admit it is harder today than ever before. Rankings, seedings, predictions, forums, interviews, newspapers, box scores. Then there is social media which amplifies everything- Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and…

New Team Update: Newberry College

Wrestling Mindset is proud to announce that we will be working with the Wolves of Newberry College for the remainder of the 2015 season. They are coached by Jason Valek (head coach). The Wolves have finished in the top four at the National Duals in five of the last six seasons with runner-up finishes in 2009,…

Toughness isn’t Optional

Wrestling season demands toughness. Each season brings ups and downs, wins and losses, good practices and bad, injuries and frustration. Your response doesn’t just build character it reveals it. You have to be tough to be successful. You have to be stubborn about your goals. Expect adversity, deal with adversity and finally overcome adversity. The…

New Team Update: Edinboro University

Wrestling Mindset is proud to announce that we will be working with the Fighting Scots of Edinboro University for the remainder of the 2015 season. Edinboro won their 4th consecutive PSAC Championship last season and finished 5th in the Division I NCAA tournament. They are coached by Tim Flynn (head coach), Cliff Moore and Colt…