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Archive for June 11th, 2016

New coach Troy Steiner wants to make Fresno State first stop for local wrestlers | Fresno Bee

“Fresno State gave Troy Steiner a five-year contract and a task – build a wrestling program.”

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Written by Jason Bryant

June 11, 2016 at 11:16 pm

Posted in Wrestling News

Katie Brock wrestles stereotypes en route to 4 state titles – WRCBtv.com | Chattanooga News, Weather & Sports

“High school girls wrestling has only been a Tennessee sanctioned sport for the last two years, but one girl has been dominating the sport for much longer.”

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Written by Jason Bryant

June 11, 2016 at 11:16 pm

Posted in Wrestling News

Gold’s The Standard – Outlook India

“Sushil Kumar, the only Indian to win two Olympic medals in wrestling, will not be in Rio for his fourth successive Games, after losing a court battle seeking a trial to claim a spot. Sushil, now 33, will have to be motivated, fighting fit and lucky in 2020 to have a go at that elusive Olympic gold in Tokyo.”

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Written by Jason Bryant

June 11, 2016 at 11:15 pm

Posted in Wrestling News

Jarvis pins his Olympic dream on hard work – The Record

“The two biggest men in the room are circling the mat, crouching low, pawing one another like bears, looking for an opening.”

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Written by Jason Bryant

June 11, 2016 at 11:15 pm

Posted in Wrestling News

Young athlete with cerebral palsy: ‘You’re going to see me on ESPN’ | The Star-Telegram


For years, Devon Berry begged his mother to allow him to play football.

Like many mothers, she worried about his safety and always said no. Like many sons, he kept trying. But there is one big difference: Berry, born with cerebral palsy, cannot stand without the aid of a walker.”

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Written by Jason Bryant

June 11, 2016 at 11:15 pm

Posted in Wrestling News