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Archive for July 25th, 2017

Christiansburg wrestling set to continue dominance with new staff – WSLS

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” For more than a decade, Christiansburg wrestling has been the premier program in the state. The Blue Demons have captured 16 straight team state wrestling titles. As they take part in Virginia Tech’s Tony Robie’s camp, the perennial power doesn’t plan on stalling the streak.”

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Written by Jason Bryant

July 25, 2017 at 11:30 pm

Posted in Wrestling News

Family of Khashaba Dadasaheb Jadhav, India’s first individual Olympic medallist, threatens to auction medal – FirstPost

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“In an embarrassment for the Maharashtra government, the family of the late wrestler Khashaba Dadasaheb Jadhav, who bagged India’s first individual Olympic Bronze Medal in 1952, on Monday threatened to auction it off to finance a wrestling academy the state had long promised to fund”

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Written by Jason Bryant

July 25, 2017 at 10:10 pm

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Former Wisconsin Badgers great Tim Krumrie talks tackles, toughness and College Football Hall of Fame – Landof10.com

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“I had a big wrestling background. So I thought to myself, ‘Me and him, buddy. We’re going to get it on.’ So what happened is I kind of just hit him as hard as I could, flipped my hips like a wrestler and stayed up. I made 4 or 5 tackles. The rest is history. I never went back to linebacker.”

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Written by Jason Bryant

July 25, 2017 at 10:10 pm

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Trailblazer Don Benning laid to rest – KMTV.com

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“A pioneer was laid to rest on Monday. Dr. Don Benning leaves a full legacy, becoming the first African-American faculty member at the University of Omaha, now called UNO; and leading a group of wresters to the 1970 national championship.”

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Written by Jason Bryant

July 25, 2017 at 10:10 pm

Posted in Wrestling News

World medalists Hall, Fix and Steveson lead U.S. freestyle team into Junior Worlds in Finland – TheMat.com

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“The United States’ Junior Freestyle World Team is one filled with gold-medal hopefuls at this year’s Junior World Championships in Tampere, Finland, Aug. 1-6.”

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Written by Jason Bryant

July 25, 2017 at 10:10 pm

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Mango & Nowry Talk About Fargo Results for Recent Full-Time Greco Commits – FivePointMove

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” COMMENTS
Over the past year, we have talked a lot on this platform about the United States Greco-Roman program’s push to recruit more high school-aged athletes. “

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Written by Jason Bryant

July 25, 2017 at 10:10 pm

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Penn State, Cael Sanderson, have entered new long term deal according to Sandy Barbour | PennLive.com

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“Cael Sanderson will be staying put at Penn State.”

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Written by Jason Bryant

July 25, 2017 at 12:35 pm

Posted in Wrestling News