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Archive for May 3rd, 2017

After Two Olympics, Greco-Roman’s Ben Provisor Qualified For His First World Championships – TeamUSA.org

“Ben Provisor was just like a lot of aspiring young wrestlers when he entered high school.

He had a goal of winning a state championship.”

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Written by Jason Bryant

May 3, 2017 at 2:32 pm

Posted in Wrestling News

J’DEN’S JOURNEY: Cox’s struggle in school provides work ethic for wrestling – Clay Center Dispatch On-Line: Ncaa

“Before J’den Cox became a wrestler, he was a dentist.
Students from Benton Elementary School would come to his first-grade class, sporting a variety of issues. Some teeth could be pushed out of place with a flick of the tongue, others were hanging by a thread, all in desperate need of removal.”

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Written by Jason Bryant

May 3, 2017 at 2:32 pm

Posted in Wrestling News

Style and substance: Kasper earns Duke’s highest honor – Mansfield News Journal

“He’s become known at Duke University for his loud sports jackets and even louder rise up the ranks from unheralded 184-pound wrestler to All-America heavyweight and beyond.”

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Written by Jason Bryant

May 3, 2017 at 2:31 pm

Posted in Wrestling News

Longtime high school coach Ken Whitley assaulted at Green Run High | Courts & Crime | pilotonline.com

“Longtime high school coach Ken Whitley was injured and briefly hospitalized after a run-in with a high school basketball player and his mother at Green Run High on Monday night in which the participants widely disagree on what happened.”

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Written by Jason Bryant

May 3, 2017 at 2:31 pm

Posted in Wrestling News

Longtime football and wrestling coach assaulted in parking lot at Va. school | USA Today High School Sports

“A longtime football and wrestling coach in Virginia was assaulted and briefly hospitalized after a run-in with a high school basketball player and his mother on Monday night.”

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Written by Jason Bryant

May 3, 2017 at 2:31 pm

Posted in Wrestling News