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Archive for April 9th, 2017

World Team Trials preview at 48 kg/105.5 lbs. in women’s freestyle – TheMat.com

“Will she or won’t she? 2016 Olympian Haley Augello has a choice, either to compete at 48 kg, where she made the Olympic team, or stay up at 53 kg, where she has wrestled this year.”

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Written by Jason Bryant

April 9, 2017 at 10:13 pm

Posted in Wrestling News

Wrestler Urijah Faber headlines UFC Hall of Fame Class of 2017 as its first inductee – TheMat.com

“UFC® today announced that mixed martial arts legend, long-standing UFC bantamweight and former WEC® featherweight champion Urijah Faber has been selected as the first inductee for the UFC Hall of Fame class of 2017. The 2017 UFC Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony will take place on Thursday, July 6 in Las Vegas. “

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Written by Jason Bryant

April 9, 2017 at 10:13 pm

Posted in Wrestling News

Former Cyclone Renaldo Rodriguez-Spencer To Join Grand View | IAwrestle.com

“Former Fargo national champion Renaldo Rodriguez-Spencer officially left Iowa State last semester. Left the program and left the school and it wasn’t clear where he wanted to go until now. Renaldo has commited to wrestle for Nick Mitchell and the Grand View Vikings. Renaldo will have two years left of eligibilty and is projected to wrestle 157 pounds.”

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Written by Jason Bryant

April 9, 2017 at 10:13 pm

Posted in Wrestling News

Gophers Hand Out Hardware at Team Banquet – GopherSports.com

“After a strong season that produced a collection of above-seed performances at the Big Ten and NCAA Championships, Minnesota’s season came to a ceremonial close on Sunday evening in Minneapolis at the annual team banquet.”

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Written by Jason Bryant

April 9, 2017 at 10:12 pm

Posted in Wrestling News

Lions Hand Out Awards at 17 Banquet – GoPSUSports.com

“The Penn State Wrestling Club held its annual post-season Awards Luncheon on Sunday, April 9, and the Nittany Lion wrestlers were honored with a bevy of post-season awards. “

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Written by Jason Bryant

April 9, 2017 at 10:12 pm

Posted in Wrestling News

The Comeback: Cam Tessari’s journey back to the wrestling mat – Sandusky Register


As an athlete at the private four-year NAIA college in Columbia, Ky. — a town with just 4,510 people — Tessari is just fine with the small-town setting and limited social activities.

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Written by Jason Bryant

April 9, 2017 at 10:12 pm

Posted in Wrestling News

NCAA Seeds vs Reality: Mizzou’s Home Mat Advantage | FloWrestling

“But for those interested in the stats, here is a chart showing all of Missouri’s qualifiers, where they were seeded, and what their results were at the 2017 NCAA tournament.”

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Written by Jason Bryant

April 9, 2017 at 10:12 pm

Posted in Wrestling News