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Archive for April 26th, 2017

U.S. Open preview: Burroughs and Dake on 74 kg collision course; Taylor making moves at 86 kg – TheMat.com

“The men’s freestyle season kicks into high gear this week with the U.S. Open Championships taking place at the South Point Hotel and Casino, April 28-29. “

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Written by Jason Bryant

April 26, 2017 at 4:39 pm

Posted in Wrestling News

Wrestler Kelsey Campbell Has Unfinished Business Going Into World Team Trials – TeamUSA.org

“It was one of those magical moments Kelsey Campbell won’t soon forget.

Tears streamed down her cheeks and she cupped her hands over her face while being overcome with emotion as 12,000 enthusiastic fans stood and cheered.”

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Written by Jason Bryant

April 26, 2017 at 4:39 pm

Posted in Wrestling News

General Assembly board yanks Dennis Hastert’s Illinois lawmaker pension – Chicago Tribune

“Former U.S. House Speaker Dennis Hastert can’t collect more than $2,300 in monthly state pension payments, a board that oversees state lawmakers’ retirement funds decided Wednesday.”

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Written by Jason Bryant

April 26, 2017 at 4:39 pm

Posted in Wrestling News

Six-minute mat chat with reigning freestyle national champion, Mitch McKee | Latest News | Minnesota Training Center

“This time last year Mitch McKee stormed his way through the UWW Freestyle Junior National Championships, racking up four technical falls in the preliminary rounds before pinning Seth Gross, an NCAA Division-I finalist in 2017, in the first period of the finals. It was a dominant performance that showcased McKee’s talents as a freestyle wrestler.”

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Written by Jason Bryant

April 26, 2017 at 3:19 pm

Posted in Wrestling News

Everything You Need To Know About Boise State Wrestling | FloWrestling

“On April 18, the Boise State athletics department announced suddenly, and without warning, that it was cutting its wrestling program, effective immediately. “

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Written by Jason Bryant

April 26, 2017 at 3:19 pm

Posted in Wrestling News

Potentially Dangerous 86: Story time with Schares and Reiter + U.S. Open Preview | IAwrestle

“This weeks episode of Potentially Dangerous is presented by MyHouse and features three-time Minnesota All-American and four-time Iowa High School State Champion from Don Bosco, Mack Reiter. Schares and Reiter break down the upcoming U.S. Open in Las Vegas”

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Written by Jason Bryant

April 26, 2017 at 12:35 pm

Posted in Wrestling News

Chattanooga Athletics – Mocs Add Two Transfers to 2017-18 Roster

“Chad Pyke comes to the Scenic City from N.C. State while Justin George joins the Mocs from Shorter University.  Pyke is a graduate student pursuing a Master’s Degree in Business Administration and George competed as a freshman last season for the Hawks.  “

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Written by Jason Bryant

April 26, 2017 at 12:35 pm

Posted in Wrestling News