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Archive for June 8th, 2017

Minnesota is defending double champion as National Schoolboy/girl Duals kick off in Indianapolis today – TheMat.com

“USA Wrestling’s popular age-group National Duals series begins today, as the 2017 Schoolboy/girl National Duals get underway on Thursday in Indianapolis.”

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Written by Jason Bryant

June 8, 2017 at 4:45 pm

Posted in Wrestling News

InterMat – InterMat Staff Predictions for World Team Trials

“The InterMat staff writers have made their predictions for the 2017 Freestyle World Team Trials. The event will take place Saturday in Lincoln, Neb. “

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Written by Jason Bryant

June 8, 2017 at 4:45 pm

Posted in Wrestling News

InterMat – The unlikeliest qualifier: Joe Rau’s long, strange trip to Freestyle World Team Trials

“It’s 11 at night and Elmhurst College’s Division III national champion Joe Rau is on the phone with three-time U.S. Greco-Roman World Team member Jordan Holm. The college senior wants to train in Greco with the Minnesota Storm after graduation. Holm suggests he come out to practice. The next morning. At 6 a.m. That’s a nearly six-hour drive. And it’s snowing, hard. But Rau doesn’t hesitate. He jumps in his Volkswagen Golf.

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Written by Jason Bryant

June 8, 2017 at 4:45 pm

Posted in Wrestling News

Team USA Defeats Sweden 7-6 Behind LaMont, Miranda, and Cummings – TheMat.com

“When a squad of US Greco-Roman age-group wrestlers took on the Swedish delegation that was in attendance at last year’s Superior Camp, it was a one-sided thumping in favor of the Americans. This time around, the final result was a whole lot closer”

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Written by Jason Bryant

June 8, 2017 at 4:45 pm

Posted in Wrestling News

Japanese legends to miss world wrestling championships | OlympicTalk

“Japan’s Kaori Icho and Saori Yoshida, who combined to win seven Olympic wrestling titles, will both miss the world championships in Paris in August, according to United World Wrestling.”

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Written by Jason Bryant

June 8, 2017 at 4:45 pm

Posted in Wrestling News