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Five Things to Watch at the Last Chance Qualifier

IMar, Gilman, Kasper

The Last Chance World Team Trials Qualifier for men’s freestyle is set for Saturday and Sunday, May 20th and 21st, in Rochester, Minnesota. The highest placing wrestler in each weight class who has not yet qualified for the trials in Lincoln, Nebraska next month will punch their ticket. This winner take all setup should make for some intense action and ...

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2017 Women’s Freestyle Nationals Junior Preview

McKayla Campbell

Sunday the UWW Juniors have the stage all to themselves at the tournament that many will always call Body Bar, the 2017 Women's Freestyle Nationals. Beginning at 9 am central time, the best Juniors in the country will vie for a spot on their world team which will compete in Tampere, Finland, this August. All weight classes except for 79.5 ...

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2017 Women’s Freestyle Nationals Cadet Preview

Alleida Martinez - Team USA

The 2017 Women's Freestyle Nationals, the tournament many will always call Body Bar, gets underway Saturday, May 20th, with competition from Division I all the way up through UWW Cadets. On the line for the Cadets at the weight classes from 70 kg on down are spots on the world team which will travel to Athens, Greece in September. UWW ...

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What we Learned at the 2017 Pan American Championships

2017 Pan Ams

Over the weekend Team USA was in Salvador da Bahia, Brazil for the 2017 Pan American Championships. For the first time, seeding points were on the line for those wrestlers who go on to compete at the World Championships in August. This made the competition even more important for wrestlers such as Kyle Snyder, Logan Stieber, and Alli Ragan, each ...

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Olympic Champions Snyder, Burroughs, Maroulis Lead Strong Team Against Japan At Beat The Streets Benefit

Beat the Streets NY

NEW YORK–The United States men’s freestyle team, which will compete against Japan at the 2017 Beat the Streets Benefit on Wednesday, May 17, has been finalized, with the additions of seven standout wrestlers. They include 2016 Olympic champion Kyle Snyder (Woodbine, Md./Titan Mercury WC) at 96 kg/213 lbs.; 2012 Olympic champion Jordan Burroughs (Lincoln, Neb./Sunkist Kids/Nebraska Wrestling TC) at 74 ...

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Five Things to Watch at the 2017 Pan American Championships

2017 Pan Ams

The Pan American Championships begin Friday in Salvador da Bahia, Brazil, and run through the weekend. Greco kicks off the competition on May 5th followed by women's freestyle on Saturday and men's freestyle bringing the competition to a close on Sunday. You can follow all the action through trackwrestling who will also have the live stream. Here are five things ...

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What We Learned in Las Vegas

Ben Provisor vs. Joe Rau - 2017 WTTs

Photo by Tony Rotundo, WrestlersAreWarriors.com With the US Open for men's freestyle, women's freestyle's World Team Trials, and Greco's World Team Trials, not to mention all the age group tournaments, Las Vegas was once again the center of the American wrestling world last week. We saw what the rule adjustments looked like in elite competition, veterans defending their thrones, and ...

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