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Archive for June 2017

The Greco Moses, Rob Prebish, previews Team USA and the Maccabiah Games – ST337 | Mat Talk Podcast Network

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“What do you know about the Maccabiah Games? If you answered “not much,” well you are in luck as Episode 337 of the Short Time Wrestling Podcast talks with Team USA assistant coach Rob Prebish about what’s simply the Jewish Olympics — and yes, we’re wrestling.”

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June 23, 2017 at 10:56 pm

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USA Wrestling celebrates #OlympicDay with fan favorites – TheMat.com

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“In honor of #OlympicDay today, we asked wrestling fans on Twitter what some of their favorite Olympic wrestling moments were.”

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June 23, 2017 at 8:11 pm

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When All Else Fails, Wrestling Saves The Lefever Home | Only A Game

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“The trouble began not long after Nancy Lefever’s twin boys started to walk.

“Conner and Reece pulled a grandfather clock on top of them when they were 18 months,” Nancy says. “

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June 23, 2017 at 5:21 pm

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Illinois cruises to fifth Junior Duals Greco title in seven years – TheMat.com

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“Illinois showed up Wednesday at the Junior Duals already in championship form.

Three pool-competition opportunities resulted in three complete demolitions — a combined 179-19 score and 42 victories in 45 matches — set a tone for the tournament.”

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June 23, 2017 at 5:21 pm

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Rutgers Wrestling Announces 2017-18 Home Opponents – ScarletKnights.com

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“Rutgers wrestling announced its 2017-18 home schedule Friday. The Scarlet Knights’ home slate features some of the top programs in the nation, as Big Ten Conference foes Iowa, Minnesota, Ohio State and reigning national champion Penn State are all set to compete at the RAC next season.”

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June 23, 2017 at 5:21 pm

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Oklahoma State University Athletics – Hendricks Prepares for Homecoming Fight in OKC

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“Former Oklahoma State wrestler and UFC middleweight Johny Hendricks held an open workout and brief media session at Lovato’s School of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Friday afternoon, ahead of his Sunday night fight against Tim Boetsch at Chesapeake Energy Arena.”

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June 23, 2017 at 5:21 pm

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Jenna Burkert a shining example of expanded opportunities for women in wrestling – TheMat.com

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“Jenna Burkert was six years old when she picked up a wrestling flier and heard the words that would fuel the rest of her life.”

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Written by Jason Bryant

June 23, 2017 at 5:21 pm

Posted in Wrestling News