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Kyle Snyder Is The Perfect Wrestler – Deadspin

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“By March 2015, wrestler Kyle Snyder was used to winning. He had gone 179-0 against high school competition and won the world under-20 championships at just 17. “
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October 20, 2018 at 2:01 pm

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Lauren Burroughs: Life and feelings have changed since Budapest 2013 – Trackwrestling

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“The last time I made this trip I had a different last name. I was five years younger and two babies fewer. Life was more spontaneous and a lot less emotional.  “
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Taylor to go for gold, Colon to wrestle for bronze; Burroughs and Gwiazdowski back into repechage – TheMat.com

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“Competing in his first Senior World Championships, David Taylor (State College, Pa./Nittany Lion WC) powered through his half-bracket to qualify for the gold-medal finals at 86 kg/189 lbs.

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Kyle Snyder Transitions From Best In The NCAA To Best In The World – Team USA

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“Kyle Snyder was in the midst of deciding whether to return to The Ohio State University or become a professional wrestler. But at 21 years old, Snyder was already the best wrestler in the world.”
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Thomas Gilman looks for second straight World medal | The Gazette

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“Thomas Gilman opened many eyes last year.

The three-time All-American for the University of Iowa and Hawkeye Wrestling Club member captured a spot in the U.S. World Team and parlayed it into a silver medal in his first senior-level World Championships, helping Team USA edge Russia for the team title.”
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Purdue wrestler reportedly admits to sending intimidating texts | Campus | purdueexponent.org

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“Purdue’s standout heavyweight wrestler, Shawn Streck, is facing a no-contact order after allegedly threatening to harm his ex-girlfriend.”
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Cox, Stieber, Gilman, Dake get draws for World Championships in Budapest – TheMat.com

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“Four U.S. men’s freestyle wrestlers received their draws for the World Wrestling Championships. Competition in their weight classes begin on Sunday at the Papp Laszlo Arena.”
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