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Archive for July 9th, 2017

Cooley headed to Lehigh | Reading Eagle – SPORTS

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“Athletes who wrestle and play baseball are not at all common, but Boyertown’s J.T. Cooley has been successfully competing in both sports for a long time. Now, as his baseball career is possibly coming to an end, he is ready to advance to a different level as a wrestler.”

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Written by Jason Bryant

July 9, 2017 at 6:57 pm

Posted in Wrestling News

U.S. puts period on Cadet Pan American Championships with five champs, 10 medals in men’s freestyle – TheMat.com

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“Peyton Robb (USA) finishes a single leg in the 69 kg semifinals at the Cadet Pan American Championships.”

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Written by Jason Bryant

July 9, 2017 at 6:57 pm

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All 12 U.S. Maccabiah Games wrestlers win freestyle medals in Israel, with five champions – TheMat.com

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“Every member of the U.S. Maccabiah Games team won a freestyle medal on the first day of wrestling competition at 20th World Maccabiah Games. Jewish athletes from all over the world have assembled for this major international multi-sports competition.”

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Written by Jason Bryant

July 9, 2017 at 5:32 pm

Posted in Wrestling News

UFC 213: Robert Whittaker wins UFC gold with decision over Yoel Romero – FanSided

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“On Saturday, July 8, the UFC touched down in Las Vegas to bring fight fans UFC 213, featuring an interim middleweight title fight between Yoel Romero vs. Robert Whittaker.”

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Written by Jason Bryant

July 9, 2017 at 1:18 pm

Posted in Wrestling News

Mt. Lebo Grad Kellan Stout Talks Pitt Transfer, Keith Gavin, PSU | Pittsburgh Sports Now

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“Kellan Stout is transferring from Penn State to Pitt, as originally reported on May 25th. Kellan wrestled 184 during his redshirt year at PSU and 197 this past year as a redshirt freshman. Unfortunately for the state champion from Mt. Lebanon, he could not break into the starting lineup and lost out on a year of eligibility. “

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Written by Jason Bryant

July 9, 2017 at 1:18 pm

Posted in Wrestling News

Whiteboard War- ’05 Oklahoma State vs ’17 PSU | FloWrestling

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“After a spirited debate went down on twitter, Willie and CP dusted off the whiteboard for a special July, hypothetical whiteboard war between 2017 Penn State and 2005 Oklahoma State.”

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Written by Jason Bryant

July 9, 2017 at 1:17 pm

Posted in Wrestling News

Big Surprises in Iran Team Trials, Yazdani Shines at 86kg | United World Wrestling – United World Wrestling

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“The Iran Freestyle, Greco-Roman and Pahlavani World Team Trials were held at Azadi Sport Hall in Tehran in front of more than 9,000 wrestling fans. The star of the second night was 2016 Olympic champion Hassan YAZDANI, who competed at 86kg.”

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Written by Jason Bryant

July 9, 2017 at 1:17 pm

Posted in Wrestling News