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Is there a solution to Fresno State’s weak fan attendance?

Much has been made about attendance at various Fresno State sporting events over the years.   I’m a firm believer that the product on display is the most important aspect to fan support, and for the Bulldogs, their inconsistencies have ...

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Team looks for successful 2018-19 season

Fresno State wrestling head coach Troy Steiner and his team made some noise in their first year back, and it continues even in their offseason. The ‘Dogs finished fifth in the nation in home attendance. Crowds averaged a total of ...

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Fresno State returns to the NCAA championships

The long-awaited return to the NCAA Wrestling Championships for the Fresno State wrestling team came to an end last Friday morning. The program had been on an 11-year hiatus. Redshirt sophomore Khristian Olivas and freshman heavyweight AJ Nevills represented the ...

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Khristian Olivas turns his plans into realities

The redshirt sophomore is one of the two Bulldog wrestlers representing Fresno State in the NCAA Championships this weekend, and it’s safe to say it was always part of his plan. He has been wrestling since he was in first ...

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Nevills and Hokit place at Big 12 Championships

The Fresno State wrestling team competed in its first-ever Big 12 Championships this weekend at the BOK Center in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Two Bulldogs placed, but as of now only one will move on to the 2018 NCAA Championships in Cleveland ...

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Fresno State is on its way to the Big 12 Championships

Head coach Troy Steiner and his wrestling team are ready for their first appearance at the Big 12 Championships this weekend as they head to BOK Center in Tulsa, Oklahoma. “I’m excited to be back in it. Back in the ...

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‘Dogs fall to Cyclones

Fresno State’s wrestling team fell to Iowa State, 26-22 last Friday at Hilton Coliseum. “We fought tough tonight, but we can’t get ourselves into position to give up bonus points with falls and technical falls if we want to win ...

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No. 24 Stanford takes down Fresno State

A promising start for Bulldog wrestling ended in a 27-15 loss to Stanford on Saturday at the Save Mart Center. Fresno State led the dual early with two wins in the first three matches. Those wins came from redshirt sophomore ...

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Elite is in his blood

Many great wrestlers have come through Fresno State’s wrestling program. And heavyweight AJ Nevills may be on his way to adding his name to that list of greats. Looking at his lineage, it is no wonder why he chose wrestling. ...

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Fresno State notched first Big-12 win

Bulldog wrestling split its road trip against Northern Colorado and No. 10 Wyoming this weekend. The Dogs’ picked up their first Big-12 win against Northern Colorado Friday at the Bank of Colorado Arena. Freshman AJ Nevills, redshirt senior Sean Williams, ...

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Bulldogs fall to Utah Valley in home opener

The Fresno State wrestling team fell to Utah Valley 26-12 in its Big 12 home opener Friday evening at the Save Mart Center. The ‘Dogs drop to 3-11 overall and 0-2 in conference competition. Freshman AJ Nevills, redshirt sophomore Khristian ...

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‘Dogs wrestling team just got their first home win of the season

In front of 4,175 fans, the Bulldogs’ wrestling team won their first home dual of the season Thursday night against Cal Poly, 29-13. “We are starting to see adjustments and people are toughing it out in tough situations. That is ...

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‘Dogs lose, but fight hard in first home dual since 2006

Even though the Bulldogs’ wrestling team lost 33-10 to No. 14-ranked Illinois last Friday in the long-awaited first home dual since 2006, they had some performances that gave the crowd plenty of reason to cheer. “It’s a start,” head coach ...

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Local standout back home

Former local standout wrestler Richie Brandt returned to the mat this season, this time as a Fresno State Bulldog. Brandt graduated from Liberty High School in Madera Ranchos in 2015. He was one of the top wrestlers in his weight ...

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