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Archive for June 17th, 2017

Illinois rolls to fifth straight Cadet Duals freestyle title – Trackwrestling

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” Peter Christensen was feeling good all week and knew if it came down to him, he’d make good on his wish to bring Illinois another Cadet freestyle championship.”

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June 17, 2017 at 10:18 pm

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Through 50 years in Manheim, athletic director George Derbyshire finds memories and motivation | High School Sports | lancasteronline.com

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“In the early ’70s, Derbyshire coached Manheim’s junior high wrestling team. His duties included helping then-athletic director Bernie Reese by adorning the halls with Christmas decorations for the holiday wrestling tournament, a tradition Derbyshire has continued through its 48th year last December.”

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June 17, 2017 at 10:18 pm

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JIM PETERS: Bedoy looks to build Cal College wrestling into the Region’s program | Jim Peters | nwitimes.com

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“Northwest Indiana produces top wrestling talent year in, year out.

New Calumet College coach Dan Bedoy knows. The Bishop Noll graduate was a state runner-up at 160 pounds in 2002, wrestling with an arm fracture and MCL tear to boot.”

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June 17, 2017 at 10:18 pm

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BUDLONG: Wilcke learning and moving forward | College | siouxcityjournal.com

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“or Iowa wrestling fans Cash Wilcke’s unexpected march to the blood round at the NCAA Wrestling Championships was one of the biggest bright spots for the Hawkeyes.”

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June 17, 2017 at 10:18 pm

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NCAA champ had wrestlers’ attention at Waters’ camp – Staunton News Leader

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“The Penn State junior who won his second NCAA wrestling crown in March, just won his weight class at the World Team Trials in Lincoln, Neb., last week and is now preparing to wrestle for the U.S. in Paris at the world championships in August.”

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June 17, 2017 at 10:18 pm

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UFC Fight Night 111 results: Bethe Correia showboats, gets knocked out by Holly Holm – MMA Fighting

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“Also in the welterweight division, Colby Covington scored one of the biggest wins of his career against Dong Hyun Kim. After a slow-paced start, Covington rocked Kim with a left hand in the second round and went on to take the South-Korean fighter down and work on top. Covington continued to impose his game plan in the third, winning via unanimous decision (30-25, 30-26, 30-27).”

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June 17, 2017 at 10:18 pm

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Schultz wins gold, Russell takes silver at Croatia Open in Zagreb, Croatia – TheMat.com

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“Two U.S. wrestlers reached the championship finals of the Croatia Open, a major international Cadet Greco-Roman event held in Zagreb, Croatia on Saturday.”

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June 17, 2017 at 10:18 pm

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