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Forum: IHSA 3A 4 Hours Ago
Replies: 19
Views: 2,497
Posted By Blonjuan44
Two of those at least did it without one...

Two of those at least did it without one particular feeder program, didn't quite like their own towns feeder program - many times the elite kids will go to a neighboring town's IKWF team - just...
Forum: IHSA 3A 5 Days Ago
Replies: 19
Views: 2,497
Posted By Blonjuan44
After easily winning 3A, I doubt Montini would...

After easily winning 3A, I doubt Montini would even want to be in 2A. Props to 2a and 1a, tought guys at all levels, but most of those guys are probably going to wrestle in college and 3A has more...
Forum: IHSA 3A 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 2,213
Posted By Blonjuan44
From above: Sean Lovelace- Downers Grove...

From above:

Sean Lovelace- Downers Grove South/Downers Grove Wrestling Club

+ I read those points and thought that is different than what most clubs do, it will be interesting how that goes...
Forum: Non-Wrestling Talk 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 81
Views: 4,178
Posted By Blonjuan44
Since its in the news again, and will be in...

Since its in the news again, and will be in another 2 months...your thoughts on this...these two school shooters are out of prison and legally have (had) guns again...

The shooters, Andrew Golden...
Forum: IHSA 3A 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 36
Views: 7,909
Posted By Blonjuan44
The name of this post has brought up IM typical...

The name of this post has brought up IM typical topics where 80-90% of the issues center around the few elite teams and few elite, top state contenders. Probably because you have to be pretty hard...
Forum: Non-Wrestling Talk 05-08-2018
Replies: 8
Views: 496
Posted By Blonjuan44
Why doesn't Hitler drink tequila...because it...

Why doesn't Hitler drink tequila...because it made him mean (Well known Willie Nelson joke - if you don't get it ask Willie)

I have no comment on the President of the United States one way or the...
Forum: Non-Wrestling Talk 05-06-2018
Replies: 8
Views: 496
Posted By Blonjuan44
The definition of trolling might have been...

The definition of trolling might have been better. Evidently you determined you were involved and imagined you were accused of something. At least you stay out of the wrestling section. I was...
Forum: Non-Wrestling Talk 05-04-2018
Replies: 2
Views: 252
Posted By Blonjuan44
And on a related note: Did you know that the...

And on a related note:

Did you know that the lead singer of Tool was a wrestler? In 1982, he graduated from Mason County Central High School in Scottville, where he was a member of the wrestling...
Forum: Non-Wrestling Talk 04-30-2018
Replies: 8
Views: 496
Posted By Blonjuan44
It is no secret Emelianenko was the main star of...

It is no secret Emelianenko was the main star of that promotion. It is no secret that Trump was involved in the promotion. It is no secret that Emelianenko - who is a huge star and hero in Russia -...
Forum: Non-Wrestling Talk 04-29-2018
Replies: 8
Views: 496
Posted By Blonjuan44
Fedor wins in 48 seconds. Fedor Emelianenko...

Fedor wins in 48 seconds.

Fedor Emelianenko had an encounter with the FBI prior to his meeting with Frank Mir in the Bellator 198 headliner, according to a report from The Telegraph. And of...
Forum: Non-Wrestling Talk 04-26-2018
Replies: 8
Views: 496
Posted By Blonjuan44
“The Last Emperor” Fedor fight in Rosemont this Sat.

http://www.sherdog.com/events/Bellator-198-Fedor-vs-Mir-65337

He is fighting Frank Mir, a good opponent. I am a fan of Fedor. He doesn't look the part, generally emotionless, too small for...
Forum: IHSA 3A 04-23-2018
Replies: 7
Views: 2,070
Posted By Blonjuan44
I think that it would be possible to be a good...

I think that it would be possible to be a good head coach in wrestling without having wrestled. If you knew how to get the best assistant coaches etc...some of it isn't about the coaching - how did...
Forum: Non-Wrestling Talk 04-22-2018
Replies: 1
Views: 202
Posted By Blonjuan44
Sorry, I see they are making you subscribe to see...

Sorry, I see they are making you subscribe to see that story. I also see the IHSA uses the NFHS Network now...I recall the Cube used to be a thing related to IHSA sports but perhaps is not now...
Forum: Non-Wrestling Talk 04-22-2018
Replies: 1
Views: 202
Posted By Blonjuan44
IHSA sports Cube bought & leaving, Meridex filling gap

I am not sure how much IHSA wrestling was on Cube, but this is the story...

http://www.opprairie.com/sports/thursday-morning-quarterback-cube-leaving-naperville-company-hopes-fill-void
Forum: College 04-02-2018
Replies: 1
Views: 774
Posted By Blonjuan44
When the concussion issue catches up to college...

When the concussion issue catches up to college football, possibly they will get wrestling back, in the meantime - they need to help get concussions out of wrestling... - the numbers are currently...
Forum: Non-Wrestling Talk 03-27-2018
Replies: 1
Views: 193
Posted By Blonjuan44
good grappler Champ. match up: Ferguson vs Nurmagomedov

I don't watch ufc too much anymore, but this is interesting as a wrestling fan. 2 good grapplers going for championship, who win through grappling. Ferguson (Current Champ) Vs KHABIB NURMAGOMEDOV. ...
Forum: Non-Wrestling Talk 03-26-2018
Replies: 81
Views: 4,178
Posted By Blonjuan44
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Godwin%27s_law

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Godwin%27s_law
Forum: College 03-26-2018
Replies: 69
Views: 10,222
Posted By Blonjuan44
"brutal legal pain" is probably over-use of my...

"brutal legal pain" is probably over-use of my Bard-like writing ability, but regular legal pinning combinations can be quite "uncomfortable". If you wrestled in a wrestling room, you would know...
Forum: College 03-26-2018
Replies: 69
Views: 10,222
Posted By Blonjuan44
No, I don't have an extensive in Judo. I wrestled...

No, I don't have an extensive in Judo. I wrestled ikwf through hs, and so did my kids. My kids did Judo also, that was the best thing I did for my kids wrestling., but they were not elite wrestlers...
Forum: College 03-23-2018
Replies: 69
Views: 10,222
Posted By Blonjuan44
Thanks for taking the bait, prepare for extensive...

Thanks for taking the bait, prepare for extensive judo in wrestling links - loosely related to that move...but not on a Friday night, I do my best posting when I should be working - so until then -...
Forum: College 03-23-2018
Replies: 165
Views: 19,679
Posted By Blonjuan44
The above is a post of the year contender.

The above is a post of the year contender.
Forum: College 03-22-2018
Replies: 69
Views: 10,222
Posted By Blonjuan44
They have been doing that move since 1882 in Judo...

They have been doing that move since 1882 in Judo (Tomoe nage (巴投): Circle throw) One nice thing in Judo is that there are not 20 different names for the same move.
Forum: College 03-22-2018
Replies: 69
Views: 10,222
Posted By Blonjuan44
I doubt that is a move too many coaches approved...

I doubt that is a move too many coaches approved of in wrestling, one of those that only the elite kids could get away with. ps, I appreciate a good Hank Rollins quote (with his moniker image). The...
Forum: College 03-22-2018
Replies: 165
Views: 19,679
Posted By Blonjuan44
That is interesting, goes to show that its not...

That is interesting, goes to show that its not always the biggest names that makes it. Zane Richards and Sammy Brooks were probably the best known of that bunch, but there were bigger IL names from...
Forum: College 03-21-2018
Replies: 165
Views: 19,679
Posted By Blonjuan44
Congrats, Notre Dame is a tough school to get...

Congrats, Notre Dame is a tough school to get into. The #1 ranked kid in our kids school of 1000 kids per class went there, the #2 kid - who was starter and and star player on 2 sports did not - and...
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