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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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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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TOM’s Recruiting News – June 19th, 2017

Sam Stuhl, AJ Burkhart

In this week’s recruiting news, Chris Bono’s recent success with South Dakota State helps him land a prize recruit from Wisconsin. National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) member Benedictine College signs a top heavyweight from California. Northern Illinois signs an Ohio state runner-up that could fill the vacant spot left by three-time NCAA qualifier Shawn Scott and a two-time Ohio ...

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TOM’s Recruiting News – June 14th, 2017

Nate Keaton, Patrick Duggan

In this week’s recruiting news Wartburg Colleges gets a recruit from neighboring school Iowa State; Merchant Marine Academy travels to Minnesota to recruit two teammates; a controversial grappler moves to his third program, and a former Walsh Jesuit Ironman champion stays local and will attend Ohio State. Want to read more of this article and others like it? Become a TOM ...

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2017 AAU Scholastic “Disney” Duals Preview

Pat Glory

The 2017 AAU Wrestling Scholastic Duals, often referred to as the Disney Duals, will take place June 12th through the 16th at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex in Kissimmee, Florida. The event is expecting to see over 103 teams from nearly 20 states. Four divisions will be contested this weekend, the District All-Star Division, Developmental Division, and Community ...

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What I Learned in Lincoln at the 2017 World Team Trials

Kyle Dake, Isaiah Martinez

Photo by Tony Rotundo, WrestlersAreWarriors.com The NCAA Division I finals gets more attention for many reasons, but there is no doubt that the World Team Trials (recapped here) is the pinnacle of wrestling in the United States. If you don't believe me, check out some of the consolation matches that were contested after many fans had gone to lunch. How about ...

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