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Oregon State redshirt-junior 157-pound wrestler Hunter Willits elevating his opponents leg to get the takedown against the University of Little Rock, Arkansas Trojans in Gill Coliseum on Jan. 14, 2022. Willits would win his match by a score of 7-2, and the Beavers would win the meet by a score of 34-0.

Beaver Wrestling gets first conference victory of the season

Hannah Mitchell , Sports Contributor
January 15, 2022

The Oregon State wrestling team won decisively against the University of Little Rock, Arkansas with a  34-0 victory shutout at home on Jan. 14. This was their first match at home this season since...

Oregon State redshirt-senior 133 lb. wrestler Devan Turner locking in the collar tie with an opponent from Campbell University in Gill Coliseum on Nov. 6th. Already with two PAC-12 championships under his belt, Turner looks to win his third PAC-12 title and become an All-American at the NCCA Wrestling Championships this season.

Oregon State Wrestler Devan Turner looks to win third PAC-12 wrestling championship

Alejandro Paniagua, Sports Contributor
November 29, 2021

Oregon State University redshirt senior wrestler Devan Turner enters his final wrestling season as a Beaver and has accomplished almost everything there is as a collegiate wrestler. Turner, who wrestles...

Oregon State coaches express excitement toward return of winter season

For the first time since 2020, Fans will be allowed inside Gil Coliseum
Georgina Paez , Sports Contributor
November 1, 2021

Last year, there was a lot of uncertainty as to whether or not the Oregon State winter sports would even be able to practice or compete. Despite this, both women’s and men’s basketball, gymnastics...

Oregon State junior 157-pound wrestler Isaiah Crosby and Oregon State redshirt-junior 157 pounder Hunter Willits squaring off against each other in the Orange and Black Scrimmage on Oct. 30. Willits would go on to win the match by a score of 9-3.

Oregon State Wrestling kicks off the season in Orange and Black Scrimmage

Hope Green-Brooks, Sports Contributor
October 31, 2021

The Oregon State Wrestling team began their season last night after being ranked No. 21 in InterMat's 2021-22 preseason poll. The Beavers return with 8 individual wrestlers ranked as well. The Orange...

An empty Gill Coliseum plays host to the 2021 PAC-12 Wrestling championship. OSU Wrestlings Nate Engel recently helped Adeline Gray qualify for the 2021 Olympic team.

OSU Wrestling’s Nate Engel coaches Adeline Gray to second Olympic Team

Andres De Los Santos, Sports Contributor
April 16, 2021

Imagine going straight from coaching six wrestlers at the NCAA tournament, to then going to coaching one of your good friends, and being in their corner as they fight to qualify for their second Olympic...

An empty Gill Coliseum plays host to the 2021 PAC-12 Wrestling championship. Oregon State finished second as a team in the event, while qualifying four members for the NCAA Tournament.

Oregon State Wrestling overcomes adversity, qualifies four for NCAA Tournament

Andres De Los Santos, Sports Contributor
March 3, 2021

Oregon State Wrestling’s Head Coach Chris Pendleton believes that in order for growth to take place, first must come a little adversity. Pendleton has seen this first hand. Not only seen his wrestlers...

In this file photo from 2019, OSU redshirt freshman 133-pounder Grant Willis finishes a match against Iowa State at Gill Coliseum. Willis is now a sophomore, and is coming off of two wins on Jan. 10, 2021.

Oregon State Wrestling earn first two wins of the season, improve to 2-4

Andres De Los Santos, Sports Contributor
January 12, 2021

It was a tough start for the Oregon State Wrestling team, who began their season 0-3, losing to the North Dakota State Buffalos, South Dakota State Jackrabbits, and the Missouri Tigers on Jan. 3, 2021. But...

Roommates and OSU senior wrestlers Adam Rateb (left) and Mateo Olmos (right) pictured in Adam’s bedroom behind his favorite poster of his idols. Adam and Mateo participated in the Black Lives Matter rally in Washington DC this past summer.

Oregon State wrestlers Rateb, Olmos, Turner, continue to fight for Black Lives Matter in D.C.

Andres De Los Santos, Sports Contributor
October 12, 2020

It was only 57 years ago when the late Martin Luther King Jr. gave his famous “I Have A Dream” speech at the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom on Aug. 28, 1963. Ever since then, every year...

Chris Pendleton was hired in March 2020 to become the head coach of the Oregon State Wrestling team. Previously, Pendleton had spent six years as an assistant coach for Arizona State Wrestling. 

Oregon State Wrestling’s Engel and Pendleton reflect on Stanford cutting wrestling

Andres De Los Santos, Sports Contributor
August 20, 2020

When the PAC-12 held its 2020 Wrestling Championships in early March, the six programs of the conference’s six-school division were all represented. However, the next time the conference meets, one of...

OSU Wrestler Mateo Olmos, in the 165 pound weight class, squared up versus Little Rock on Feb. 15, 2020 at Gill Coliseum.

OSU Wrestling recruiting updates and breakdowns

Andres De Los Santos, Sports Contributor
August 7, 2020

Last season, the Oregon State Wrestling program finished with a dual record of 8-6, including wins over Michigan, University of Little-Rock, Arkansas, and California Polytechnic State. At the PAC-12 Championships,...

OSU Wrestler Adam Rateb  raises a fist and joins others at a Black Lives Matter protest. 

OSU Wrestler Rateb uses voice in Black Lives Matter movement

Adam Rateb could be called a jack of all trades. A kinesiology major at Oregon State, an athlete on the school’s wrestling team, and more recently, a powerful and prominent voice for social justice. Picking...

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