Recent News

EIWA Hall of Fame Announces Class of 2023

EIWA Hall of Fame announced its Class of 2023 inductees are Ryan Flores of Columbia/American University, Clint Matter of the University of Pennsylvania, Rick Springman of the University of Pennsylvania, and Marty Strayer of Penn State University.

National Wrestling Hall of Fame Dual Classic Adds National Power Lake Highland (Florida) and Blackwell (Oklahoma)

Lake Highland Preparatory School from Orlando, Florida and Blackwell High School from Oklahoma have been added to the field of the inaugural National Wrestling Hall of Fame Dual Classic presented by Cliff Keen Athletics and Territory Resources.

Committee Requests Assistance To Rank Top Girls High School Teams

Committee which selects the National Girls High School Rankings for individual athletes would also like to identify and recognize the best girls high school teams in the nation.

USA Wrestling To Present Annual Award To Nation's Best Women's College Wrestler

USA Wrestling will annually present a new award to the nation’s best women’s college wrestler.

Women’s college varsity wrestlers from all of the recognized college organizations will be eligible, including NCAA, NAIA and NJCAA/junior college programs.

Order of Merit Recipient Richard Small Passes Away

The National Wrestling Hall of Fame was saddened to learn that Richard Small, Order of Merit recipient in 2008, has passed away, at the age of 93.

Small was a member of Cornell College's 1947 NCAA and AAU national championship team.

Veterans Day Salute To Distinguished Members Who Served In Military

On Veterans Day, USA Wrestling highlights those inducted as Distinguished Members of the National Wrestling Hall of Fame who served in the U.S. military.

Outstanding American James M. Biggar Passes Away

The National Wrestling Hall of Fame was saddened to learn that James M. Biggar, honored as an Outstanding American by the Hall of Fame in 1992, has passed away. 

Biggar was a heavyweight wrestler for Case Tech, now Case Western Reserve University.

Thank You To Our Veterans

The National Wrestling Hall of Fame & Museum is grateful to our veterans.

On Veterans Day, we want to say thank you, and encourage you to thank them, for their service and for all that they have sacrificed.

Our Mission: To honor the sport of wrestling by preserving its history, recognizing extraordinary individual achievements, and inspiring future generations