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Archive for April 3rd, 2017

Final Takeaways from USA Wrestling Folkstyle Nationals – Trackwrestling

“The first move Anthony Mantanona made Saturday afternoon after completing his destruction of the 170-pound Folkstyle Nationals bracket was a quick kneel down to remove his shoes.”

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Written by Jason Bryant

April 3, 2017 at 8:32 pm

Posted in Wrestling News

UFC 210’s Josh Emmett: Desmond Green ‘does not like to get hit’ – Bloody Elbow

““He’s really athletic, and he’s pretty well-rounded, but his bread and butter is his wrestling, of course. He was a state champion in high school, he wrestled at the University of Buffalo Div I college, I think he was a 3x national qualifier, and he was seeded at the national tournament his freshmen year. So, he’s tough.””

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Written by Jason Bryant

April 3, 2017 at 8:31 pm

Posted in Wrestling News

Molinaro & Frayer Joining Virginia Tech Coaching Staff | FloWrestling

“Frank Molinaro and Jared Frayer have been named as assistant coaches at Virginia Tech. The the former middleweight Olympians will be moving to Blacksburg, VA, to join the staff under new Hokies head coach Tony Robie.”

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Written by Jason Bryant

April 3, 2017 at 8:31 pm

Posted in Wrestling News

Las Vegas still on outside looking in for hosting NCAA championships – Las Vegas Review-Journal

“NCAA president Mark Emmert said as much Thursday when he announced that a bid from Las Vegas Events for three championships — men’s basketball, men’s ice hockey and wrestling — would not be considered for the upcoming cycle of awarding sites for championships when the Board of Governors meets April 25.”

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Written by Jason Bryant

April 3, 2017 at 8:31 pm

Posted in Wrestling News

Zadick, St. John and Metcalf Join Cyclone Wrestling – Iowa State Athletics

“Iowa State head wrestling coach Kevin Dresser solidified his coaching staff with the announcement today that Mike Zadick, Derek St. John and Brent Metcalf will join the ISU wrestling program.”

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Written by Jason Bryant

April 3, 2017 at 8:31 pm

Posted in Wrestling News

Monday Roundup: U23 Results, Trials Push, Rau, Mango, NMU – TheMat.com

“The 2017 U23 Greco-Roman European Championships took place this weekend and there was plenty of action up and down the weight classes. “

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Written by Jason Bryant

April 3, 2017 at 8:31 pm

Posted in Wrestling News

UWW Junior Greco-Roman World Team Trials and Freestyle Nationals set for Las Vegas, Nev., April 26-29 – TheMat.com

“The nation’s best 17-20 year olds will compete in both Greco-Roman and men’s freestyle at the Junior Nationals (UWW age-group) at the South Point Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas, Nev., April 26-29. “

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Written by Jason Bryant

April 3, 2017 at 8:31 pm

Posted in Wrestling News