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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.



Written by Jason Bryant

June 8, 2017 at 4:45 pm

Posted in Wrestling News

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