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On this day in 1995, the Houston Rockets completed a four-game sweep of the Orlando Magic in the NBA Finals. Game one will always be remembered by this Orlando fan as the day Nick Anderson forgot to shoot free throws.


Monday Roundup: Poland Wrapped; US JR & Cadet Teams Crush Pan-Ams • Five Point Move

It was a busy week for United States Greco-Roman with action taking place on three continents featuring multiple age groups.

Longtime coach Jaime Martinez calls it a career | Roswell Daily Record

Martinez took both Goddard wrestling and girls soccer to heights never seen before. He helped many wrestlers place at state in all weight classes.

Competition Wraps Up at Cadet and Junior Pan American Championships in Mexico | United World Wrestling

The last 12 weight classes were contested today as the Cadet and Junior Pan American Championships concluded on Sunday in Oaxtepec, Mexico.

Double Olympic Champ Vlasov Suffers Loss, Hurts Tokyo Games Chances | United World Wrestling

“The smallest,” Roman VLASOV (RUS) did not mince his words when asked about his chances to make the Russian team for the Tokyo Olympics.

Takahashi Tops Rio Silver Medalist Higuchi in Playoff for Olympic 57kg Ticket | United World Wrestling

The message from his wife on the handkerchief tucked away in his singlet impelled Yuki TAKAHASHI to be confident and assured him “it was going to be a good day.” How right she was.

Olympic Seeds Are Set – Brutal Draws Loom For Team USA – FloWrestling

The top 4 seeds for Men's Freestyle at the Tokyo Olympics have been established. See how Team USA will be impacted by the Olympic seeds.

Ohio Red earns 16U freestyle title, Minnesota Red wins 14U division at National Duals – TheMat.com

Ohio Red and Minnesota Red claimed titles in freestyle at the 16U and 14U divisions, respectively, at the 2021 National Duals in Westfield, Ind.

InterMat Wrestling – Updated 2021-22 DI Transfer Tracker (6/13/2021)

Transfers as of 6/13/2021 – received by DI schools. (New school listed first)

Team USA earns 12 more medals to complete impressive run at Cadet and Junior Pan Am Championships – TheMat.com

Team USA wrapped up a successful Cadet and Junior Pan American Championships, earning 11 gold medals and one silver medal in the final day of competition in Oaxtepec, Mexico.

Alan Vera goes 1-1 on final day of Poland Open – TheMat.com

The last of the U.S. wrestlers wrapped up competition at the Poland Open today, as Alan Vera went 1-1 at 87 kg in Greco-Roman.

USA scores 12 more medals, wins two women’s team titles at Cadet and Junior Pan Ams – TheMat.com

Team USA won nine more gold medals, two silver medals and one bronze medal at the Cadet and Junior Pan American Championships on Saturday with Junior women’s freestyle, Junior men’s freestyle, Cadet women’s freestyle and Cadet Greco-Roman action taking place in Oaxtepec, Mexico.

Shiels inducted into National Wrestling Hall of Fame as Meritorious Official | Sports | southernminn.com

Tim Shiels was inducted into the National Wrestling Hall of Fame during the Honors Weekend on June 4-5 in Stillwater, Oklahoma as a Meritorious Official. Shiels was originally scheduled to be inducted in June 2020, but the ceremony was delayed a year due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

From the sports editor's desk | Gavel sets new standard for Unity wrestling | Sports | news-gazette.com

Ben Gavel deserved better. Yes, the Unity senior was able to get one final high school wrestling season in this spring with the Rockets. He didn’t take it for granted (more on that later).