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Archive for August 8th, 2017

Division I Schools Commit as Women’s Wrestling Takes a Big Step Forward – The Open Mat

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“Over the weekend, Wrestle Like A Girl, an organization dedicated to promoting women’s wrestling in the United States, announced that a bid to make women’s wrestling an NCAA Emerging Sport had been submitted to the Women’s Committee On Athletics for review this fall. “

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Written by Jason Bryant

August 8, 2017 at 11:45 am

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Nick Suriano saga: Rutgers can’t try to have both ways with transfers | Politi | NJ.com

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“So what if Anthony Ashnault, the greatest wrestler in Rutgers history, had wanted to leave Piscataway and go to Penn State? “

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August 8, 2017 at 11:45 am

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Turlykhanov Elected as President of United World Wrestling Asia | United World Wrestling

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“Members of the Asian wrestling community have elected Daulet Turlykhanov (KAZ) as the new president of United World Wrestling’s Asian council.”

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August 8, 2017 at 12:52 am

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2017 World Championships preview at 60 kg/132 lbs. in women’s freestyle – TheMat.com

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“This non-Olympic weight class does not have a long history, created when UWW increased the number of weight classes from seven to eight back in 2014.”

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August 8, 2017 at 12:52 am

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Preview: Wrestling at the 2017 Canada Summer Games – Wrestling Canada Lutte

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“Wrestlers, Coaches and Officials from across Canada have arrived in Winnipeg, Manitoba for the 2017 Canada Summer Games!”

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Written by Jason Bryant

August 8, 2017 at 12:52 am

Posted in Wrestling News