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This Month in Amateur Wrestling News – September 2013

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World Championships Preview

AWN’s Jason Bryant identifies some of the top medal threats at the upcoming FILA World Championships in Budapest, Hungary on Sept. 15-22. Page 18

Snyder wins Junior World title

High school senior-to-be Kyle Snyder became the first U.S. men’s wrestler to win a Junior World championship since Dom Bradley in 2009. Catch up on all the U.S. medalists. Page 15

Jimmy Carr passes away

Known as the wrestling prodigy after making a U.S. Olympic team in 1972 at 17-years-old, Jimmy Carr passed away after injuries sustained from a car accident. John Dudley report. Page 13

Wrestling with the Rules

Longtime wrestling official Rusty Davidson provides some thoughts about where the sport of wrestling is going with the changes in international rules. Page 14

Flipping Out: More than just tunes

FlipsWrestling launched a brand of unique headphones aimed towards wrestlers around the country. Who’s behind the unique headphones and what’s the company’s goal? Page 22

A rivalry and a friendship

Denny Diehl looks at the unique rivalry and friendship between Lehigh’s Mike Caruso and Michigan’s Bob Fehrs and where the two are today. Page 24

Monthly Features

  • First Shot by Martin Gabor 5
  • Off The Mat with Ron Good 6
  • AWNS torytellers with Wayne Baughman 8
  • The Centenarian Files with Don Sayenga 9
  • High S chool Insider with Bob Preusse 10
  • Kalin’s Corner with Jim Kalin 12
  • Mat News 26
  • AWN Inbox: Letters to the Editor 28
  • Junior Worlds Results 29
  • Ultimate Tiebreaker with Jason Bryant 30

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