Sunkist Kids International Open kicks off 2011-12 season

With the 2012 Olympic Trials looming in April, the first domestic qualifier for the Trials is set for October 29-30 in Mesa, Ariz., at Skyline High School.

The annual Sunkist Kids International Open will serve as a Trials qualifier in all seven of the men’s Greco-Roman and freestyle weights and the four Olympic women’s freestyle weights. The top U.S. finisher in freestyle placing in the top four will punch their ticket to Iowa City in each weight, while in Greco and women’s freestyle, the champion will qualify. Continue reading at