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Archive for July 19th, 2017

OTM484: A Pair of Legends – Dan Gable and Jim Ross | Mat Talk Podcast Network

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“Dan Gable, 1972 Olympic gold medalist and namesake of the National Wrestling Hall of Fame Dan Gable Museum, and iconic play-by-play commentator Jim Ross will go “On the Mat” on Wednesday, July 19.”

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Written by Jason Bryant

July 19, 2017 at 11:05 pm

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Contenders hold strong during first day of women’s freestyle competition at USMC Junior Nationals – TheMat.com

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“The favorites held serve on the opening day of women’s freestyle competition at the U.S. Marine Corps Junior Nationals held at the Fargodome. “

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July 19, 2017 at 11:05 pm

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10 wrestlers look to double up as Cadet Greco quarterfinals are set for Thursday afternoon – TheMat.com

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“The Cadet Greco-Roman quarterfinals of the U.S. Marine Corps Junior and Cadet Nationals are set for Thursday afternoon at 3 p.m. CT at the Fargodome.”

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Written by Jason Bryant

July 19, 2017 at 11:05 pm

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Five Things from Fargo – Day Five – The Open Mat

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“Freestyle is over for the men and Greco made its first appearance on the Fargo mats on Wednesday.  The Junior women got underway today which means freestyle is still around, too.  All throughout the FargoDome, the thud of wrestlers hitting the mat echoed and the intensity ratcheted up a few more notches.  While these were mostly early round bouts, building to the business end of the tournaments tomorrow before the finals on Friday, there was no lack of drama here.”

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Written by Jason Bryant

July 19, 2017 at 11:05 pm

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Fargo dominance not enough for Perry’s Carr – Indeonline.com

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“David Carr was asked where he feels like he’s wrestling in relation to his absolute best.

“If I had to put a percentage on where I want to be and where I am right now, I’d probably say I’m wrestling at about 80 percent,” the Perry High School senior said Wednesday. “I feel like there’s still a lot of room to grow. I might not even say 80 percent; I might go 70 percent. There’s a lot of stuff I can do to get better.””

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Written by Jason Bryant

July 19, 2017 at 4:01 pm

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Down and Dirty Women’s Junior Freestyle Nationals weight-by-weight preview – TheMat.com

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“What makes the Junior Women’s Nationals in Fargo such a special event is that all of the national hammers come to compete. It doesn’t matter if they have made Junior or Cadet World Teams or if they are going on to a scholarship in college, the top women high school wrestlers in the USA show up in Fargo ready to battle.”

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Written by Jason Bryant

July 19, 2017 at 11:55 am

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In Fargo, Brooks dominates the dominator | Sports | heraldmailmedia.com

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“Aaron Brooks’ rapid ascent among the nation’s elite wrestlers continued on Tuesday with perhaps his most remarkable victory.”

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Written by Jason Bryant

July 19, 2017 at 11:55 am

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