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2017 Junior Duals Freestyle Preview

Dack Punke, Illinois

Photo by John Sachs Following the conclusion of Greco on Thursday, the freestyle portion of the 2017 Junior Duals will begin on Friday morning. The first day of freestyle action will see the teams divided into four pools with double elimination brackets. Place in the top two, true second matches are in effect, and you'll move on to the Gold/Silver ...

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Getting to Know: Ryan Christensen, Wisconsin

Ryan Christensen, Wisconsin

Throughout the off-season, we’re going to be getting to know returning NCAA Division I wrestlers from around the country.  We sent questionnaires to every program in the country and will be sharing the results throughout the long trek to next fall.  You can find them all whenever you like under the Getting to Know tag.   Name: Ryan Christensen School: ...

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2017 Junior Duals Greco Preview

2016 Junior Duals Greco Champions, Minnesota

The 2017 Junior Duals get underway Wednesday in Tulsa, Oklahoma at the Cox Business Center. Teams from across the country will gather for the yearly fight over who is the best wrestling state in the country in the international styles. The tournament starts with Greco pool action on Wednesday, June 21st at 9 am local time. The top two teams ...

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Top Five American Men with the Most Olympic/World Team Appearances in Greco

Shawn Sheldon, Dennis Hall, Dremiel Byers

As we conclude our trip through the American wrestlers who have made the most world and Olympic teams in each style, we reach the type of wrestling featured in the first modern Olympic Games, Greco-Roman.  We’ve been through men’s freestyle and women’s freestyle, but there are legendary American wrestlers that we haven’t yet covered.  Greco athletes rarely receive the attention ...

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Getting to Know: Archie Colgan, Wyoming

Archie Colgan, Wyoming

Throughout the off-season, we’re going to be getting to know returning NCAA Division I wrestlers from around the country.  We sent questionnaires to every program in the country and will be sharing the results throughout the long trek to next fall.  You can find them all whenever you like under the Getting to Know tag.   Name: Archie Colgan School: ...

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