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Archive for June 16th, 2017

Former UFC fighter Matt Hughes airlifted to medical facility after truck collides with train – ESPN

“Former UFC welterweight champion Matt Hughes was airlifted to a medical facility after the truck he was driving collided with a train Friday morning.”

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Written by Jason Bryant

June 16, 2017 at 10:17 pm

Posted in Wrestling News

Kevin Crutchmer joins Mat Chat with David Mirikitani – Trackwrestling

“Oklahoma USA Wrestling state chairman Kevin Crutchmer joins the show this week to preview next week’s Junior Duals in Tulsa.”

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Written by Jason Bryant

June 16, 2017 at 10:17 pm

Posted in Wrestling News

Mejia Released From Illinois, Considering Other Options | FloWrestling

“Coveted blue chipper Justin Mejia will not be attending the University of Illinois next year. The four-time California state champ –only the second wrestler in history to accomplish this feat– recently tweeted that he was denied admission to the University of Illinois and will be considering other options for the 2017-18 season. “

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Written by Jason Bryant

June 16, 2017 at 10:17 pm

Posted in Wrestling News

Guillotine Grapevine: Crosby native Hayden Zillmer sits in a unique position on both national teams – The Guillotine

“Before boarding a plane to Budapest, Hungary, North Dakota State graduate and 2015 NCAA Division I All-American Hayden Zillmer joined The Guillotine Grapevine for Episode 29.”

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Written by Jason Bryant

June 16, 2017 at 8:52 pm

Posted in Wrestling News

OPRF principal, assistant wrestling coach reprimanded after investigation into off-campus incident – Chicago Tribune

“Oak Park and River Forest High School’s principal and assistant wrestling coach were reprimanded after an off-campus sexual misconduct incident involving students was alleged to have taken place last summer at the coach’s home when the coach was not home, according to records obtained through the Freedom of Information Act.”

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Written by Jason Bryant

June 16, 2017 at 8:52 pm

Posted in Wrestling News

Four-time wrestling champ readies for college mat | Sports | swvatoday.com

“The year he graduated high school, Rural Retreat native Ty Boyd wrote on his little brother’s Instagram, saying the then-two-time state champion would go on to great things.

Ty predicted that Trey Boyd would do the things that he couldn’t.”

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Written by Jason Bryant

June 16, 2017 at 8:52 pm

Posted in Wrestling News

Zillmer enjoyed the ride to making 2017 Greco-Roman and freestyle National Teams – TheMat.com

“Last week at the Bob Devaney Sports Center in Lincoln, Neb., Hayden Zillmer earned a spot on the U.S. freestyle National Team, less than two months after securing a spot on the U.S. Greco-Roman National Team.

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Written by Jason Bryant

June 16, 2017 at 8:52 pm

Posted in Wrestling News