Joe Dexter and Clair Crawford talk to Tervel Dlagnev, who qualified for his second Olympic Games in the 125 KG freestyle weight class at the U.S. Olympic Trials in Iowa City. Dlagnev talks about battling through injury, training at Ohio State through the Ohio RTC, and how Kyle Snyder has grown and even has helped him grow as a wrestler. To donate to Dlagnev’s GoFundMe, so that...
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) Wrestlers Tervel Dlagnev, Ben Provisor and Elena Pirozhkova secured trips to the Rio Olympics with wins Saturday at the U.S. Team Trials. Dlagnev beat Zach Rey twice in a best-of-three finals series at freestyle heavyweight to earn his second trip to the Olympics. Provisor pinned Jacob Clark in the finals to earn the U.S. spot at 85 kilograms in the Greco...
Via Associated Press
April 09, 2016 | Discuss
IOWA CITY — Brent Metcalf was left searching for answers. He wasn’t sure why his performance wasn’t reflective of the dominance that put him on three straight U.S. World Championships team and what the future holds in his freestyle career. The former University of Iowa two-time NCAA champion was likely surprised by how the 143-pound weight class unfolded just like many of...
Via The Gazette - Iowa Hawkeyes
April 09, 2016
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