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Archive for October 28th, 2016

Sally Roberts empowers girls through sport with Wrestle Like A Girl – ST289 | Mat Talk Podcast Network

“Sally Roberts has been there, done that.

On Episode 289 of the Short Time Wrestling Podcast, Roberts, a two-time World bronze medalist, talks about her new non-profit organization, Wrestle Like A Girl, a group focused on growing females in sport and life.”

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Written by Jason Bryant

October 28, 2016 at 8:55 pm

Posted in Wrestling News

BV23: Honoring the 1990 BVU team with alumni night and wrestle-offs – BVU BeaverCast

“Time to honor those from the past! Episode 23 of the BVU BeaverCast is live with head coach Jeff Breese.”

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Written by Jason Bryant

October 28, 2016 at 8:54 pm

Posted in Wrestling News

NFL overtime rules: Can football learn from wrestling? | SI.com

“Did you hear the news? The Seahawks and Cardinals tied 6–6 on Sunday night.

You might have missed the game, since apparently nobody watches NFL games anymore. Or you might have tried watching but given up halfway through because it was really late. Or because, well, it was 6–6.”

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Written by Jason Bryant

October 28, 2016 at 8:54 pm

Posted in Wrestling News

Nate Parker’s Past Surfaces in Prosecutors’ Investigation of Penn State – The New York Times

“The wrestler, Nate Parker, was charged in 1999 with raping a fellow student. Despite his eventual acquittal, the case resurfaced in the fevered run-up to “The Birth of a Nation,” of which Mr. Parker is writer, director and star. “

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Written by Jason Bryant

October 28, 2016 at 8:54 pm

Posted in Wrestling News

Naming ceremony for ‘Erica Wiebe Gymnasium’ – Ottawa Community News

“Erica’s back in town next week.

Olympic gold medal winning women’s freestyle wrestler Erica Wiebe will be back home in Stittsville where she will be honoured with the formal commemorative naming of the gymnasium at the Goulbourn Recreation Complex as the “Erica Wiebe Gymnasium.””

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Written by Jason Bryant

October 28, 2016 at 8:54 pm

Posted in Wrestling News

Robesonian | MMA fighter Derek Brunson ‘grateful’ for time at UNCP

” It’s a routine that mixed martial artist Derek Brunson follows everyday that he picked up as a freshman at The University of North Carolina at Pembroke.”

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Written by Jason Bryant

October 28, 2016 at 8:54 pm

Posted in Wrestling News

Heil taking the reigns as leader in Oklahoma State wrestling room | Local Sports | stwnewspress.com


Winning a national championship is the goal of every college wrestler, but for Dean Heil, he found a greater purpose for wanting to win the Division I national title at 141 pounds.”

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Written by Jason Bryant

October 28, 2016 at 8:54 pm

Posted in Wrestling News