Wrestling





Wrestling has been in the Olympics since the first Modern Games in 1896. It has also been documented in the Ancient Olympic Games as far back as 708 B.C.


Wrestling competition in London begins on August 5th





Jake Herbert                                                                                                                                                             
Freestyle - 84kg
DOB: May 6th, 1985 
Residence: Ann Arbor, MI
Silver medalist at the 2009 World Championships. Pan Am Games gold medalist in 2011. 2nd - US World championships team trials, 2011; 1st, 2010. 1st - Dave Shultz Memorial, 2011. 1st - New York AC International, 2010. Two-time NCAA champion at Northwestern University. Concept of Physics Student of the Year award winner in high school.



Elis Coleman
Greco-Roman - 60kg
DOB: August 16th, 1991
Residence: Colorado Springs, CO
Bronze medalist at the 2011 World Junior Championships. 3rd - US World Championships team Trials, 2010. 3rd - Pan American Championships, 2010. The youngest member of the 2012 US Olympic wrestling team. Find his spectacular “flying squirrel” move on YouTube.

       
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