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Archive for June 26th, 2016

Robby Smith: 5 things to know about the wrestling Olympian | Examiner.com

“American wrestler Robby Smith is known for his big personality and his wide smile, which is often hidden behind his large beard. Don’t let his teddy-bear appearance fool you, though. Behind that beard is a rough-and-tumble throwing machine.”

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Written by Jason Bryant

June 26, 2016 at 5:39 pm

Posted in Wrestling News

InterMat – Elite rising junior Duggan chooses Lock Haven

“Two-time Pennsylvania state placer Francis Duggan (North Allegheny) verbally committed to Lock Haven University on Sunday afternoon.”

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Written by Jason Bryant

June 26, 2016 at 4:04 pm

Posted in Wrestling News

Who Won the U.S.’s First Olympic Wrestling Gold Medal? – The Open Mat

“Who won the first Olympic gold medal for the United States in wrestling? With the internet at our finger-tips this should be a simple question to answer. However, the early Olympic competitions were a far cry from what we see today.”

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Written by Jason Bryant

June 26, 2016 at 11:16 am

Posted in Wrestling News

T-Row And Funky With Jaggers And Sonnen | FloWrestling

Ben Askren and Tommy Rowlands invite Ohio State assistant coach and Cleveland sports fan extraordinaire, J Jaggers on. Later, former MMA star Chael Sonnen hops on the line.

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Written by Jason Bryant

June 26, 2016 at 12:45 am

Posted in Wrestling News

Vinson embarks on new path at EOU – Great Falls Tribune

“An alumnus of Great Falls High and Oregon State before his time as an assistant coach at the University of Great Falls, Ty Vinson has seen success with some very accomplished wrestling programs.”

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Written by Jason Bryant

June 26, 2016 at 12:45 am

Posted in Wrestling News

Sushil Kumar seeks Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s intervention | The Indian Express

“While he is unlikely to appeal to a higher court, the wrestler is also seeking an appointment with prime minister Narendra Modi in the coming week to request his intervention.”

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Written by Jason Bryant

June 26, 2016 at 12:44 am

Posted in Wrestling News

Young wrestlers soak up knowledge from national champ Megaludis | Youth | fredericknewspost.com

“In similar settings that included some form of wrestling instruction, Anthony Pecora may have looked around and seen glazed expressions of disinterest.”

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Written by Jason Bryant

June 26, 2016 at 12:44 am

Posted in Wrestling News