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Archive for October 2016

Appetite for success: Speelman reaches wrestling HOF – Mansfield News Journal

“There was a time when his high school coach probably figured the only way Jim Speelman would enter the National Wrestling Hall of Fame was if there was a food court inside.”

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Written by Jason Bryant

October 31, 2016 at 10:23 pm

Posted in Wrestling News

Zach Barnes commits to Campbell | IAwrestle.com

“After showing up on multiple Iowans college lists, Campbell University and head coach Cary Kolat has landed their first Iowa native, as Southeast Polk’s Zach Barnes has given the Fighting Camels his verbal commitment.”

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Written by Jason Bryant

October 31, 2016 at 10:23 pm

Posted in Wrestling News

Seven Minutes with Pat Downey – Trackwrestling

“Iowa State’s Pat Downey earned All-America honors last season when he placed fifth at the NCAA Championships at 197 pounds, completing an 11-4 season in his first year with the Cyclones. Trackwrestling’s Andy Hamilton recently caught up with Downey. “

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Written by Jason Bryant

October 31, 2016 at 9:03 pm

Posted in Wrestling News

Costa sees opportunity with Castleton Wrestling | castletonspartan

“For junior transfer student Jared Costa, Castleton wrestling is an open door.  In his short college career, he has seen a program come to end at his old school, and been a part of the growth of a new one.  “

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Written by Jason Bryant

October 31, 2016 at 7:39 pm

Posted in Wrestling News

Monday Roundup: Sweden Tour, Hancock, Gruenwald, and Other Notes – FivePointMove

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So it’s Halloween. Unless you are a) still really into dressing up or b) a parent, chances are this holiday doesn’t mean what it used to in your worldview. But that’s okay — there is Greco stuff to get to and none of it will rot your teeth.”

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Written by Jason Bryant

October 31, 2016 at 4:28 pm

Posted in Wrestling News

The Citadel Bulldogs – Haas Joins Bulldogs as Assistant Wrestling Coach

“The Citadel wrestling team has added former standout wrestler Marshall Haas as an assistant coach before the 2016-17 season, head coach Rob Hjerling announced.”

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Written by Jason Bryant

October 31, 2016 at 4:28 pm

Posted in Wrestling News

NWCA All-Star Classic, USAW Preseason Nationals among must-watch wrestling events this week – TheMat.com

“It’s full steam ahead for the folkstyle wrestling season with several major national tournaments and premier college dual meets being contested this week.”

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Written by Jason Bryant

October 31, 2016 at 3:06 pm

Posted in Wrestling News